Having spent a career forging the sound of modern-

Having spent a career forging the sound of modern-day heavy metal, American rockers Helmet are returning to Australia, and will play at The Great Northern Hotel in Byron on Friday, March 23, the night before the Overcranked Festival. Supports on the night are Lump and In-Cyde. Tickets to hear these post-hardcore punk rockers are $50 and available from, ABC Shop Ballina and Music Bizzare in Lismore.

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Donations flood into storm ravaged regions

Amanda Lindh at Murwillumbah Community Centre. Thanks to News Corp, Givit and the Red Cross, the centre will soon be re-opening its food pantry. The pantry was destroyed by flooding in the wake of Cyclone Debbie.

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The Insurance Council of Australia says the cost of Debbie's damage is second only to Cyclone Tracy which devastated Darwin in December, 1974.

$1.71 billion to fix damage from Townsville to Lismore

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