New South Wales News

Thu 9 Jul 2020

Cops’ advice for grey nomads stranded in Northern NSW

premium_icon Cops’ advice for grey nomads stranded in Northern NSW

A number of travellers are biding their time in our region until they are allowed over the Queensland border.

‘Can’t live like this’: Terminal cancer inspires bucket list

premium_icon ‘Can’t live like this’: Terminal cancer inspires bucket list

This young Sunshine Coast woman was dealt a terminal cancer diagnosis at just 18, but Issy Lascelles is determined to inspire others.

Strict new rules for crossing the NSW-Queensland border

premium_icon Strict new rules for crossing the NSW-Queensland border

‘NEW NORMAL’: Border checkpoints will be strengthened, there will be random spot checks, cars will be searched.

Border gridlock: Warning as 250k visitors set to flood in

premium_icon Border gridlock: Warning as 250k visitors set to flood in

Queensland is bracing for the inundation of close to 250,000 visitors, despite tough new measures being introduced.

Mystery surrounds student’s tower death

Mystery surrounds student’s tower death

A young student has been found dead in a Sydney tower block just hours after man fell four storeys from the same building.

Teen sexually assaulted while sleeping

Teen sexually assaulted while sleeping

A man will front court charged with the sexual assault of a teenage girl while she slept at a friend’s home in Sydney.

Mystery $50m Oz lotto winner revealed

Mystery $50m Oz lotto winner revealed

After almost two days of suspense, the “shocked” winner of this week’s record $50 million Oz Lotto draw has claimed their prize.

Drastic new steps announced to harden border

premium_icon Drastic new steps announced to harden border

Palaszczuk has made a surprise announcement strengthening border restrictions, while Gold Coast Health has been asked to set up pop-up clinics. READ THE LATEST

Body found in unit day after man’s building fall

premium_icon Body found in unit day after man’s building fall

Police are appealing for public assistance after a Chinese student was found dead in her home, a day after her boyfriend plunged from their apartment block.

Teen girl's murder charge after 10yo cousin found dead

premium_icon Teen girl's murder charge after 10yo cousin found dead

Details have revealed how an Aunt found her 10-year-old niece's mutilated body at a rural property, as police charge a 14-year-old girl with murder. GRAPHIC

July Carnival sign of hope for racing industry in dark times

premium_icon July Carnival sign of hope for racing industry in dark times

IT MAY have reduced crowds, but Clarence River Jockey Club is showing the way forward for country race carnivals.

MARITIME ODYSSEY: Meet the keeper of our lighthouse history

premium_icon MARITIME ODYSSEY: Meet the keeper of our lighthouse history

When John Ibbotson decided to photograph every lighthouse in Australia, he didn't realise it would spark a life-long love for these historic structures.

‘Lengthy’ delays for  drivers at border

‘Lengthy’ delays for drivers at border

Drivers wanting to cross the Queensland border tomorrow have been expect to face “lengthy” delays as coronavirus restrictions ease.

Girl, 14, charged with murder of cousin, 10

Girl, 14, charged with murder of cousin, 10

Detectives have charged a teenager with murder after a young girl was found dead in the State’s northwest today. WARNING: Distressing content

'Fly high, sweet angel': Tributes to teen killed in crash

premium_icon 'Fly high, sweet angel': Tributes to teen killed in crash

SHATTERED locals have sent their love to family and friends of 17-year-old Logan Bradford, who was killed when her car plunged into the river at South Ballina.

Gladys considering drastic measures to stop COVID spread

premium_icon Gladys considering drastic measures to stop COVID spread

“High risk” events like weddings and funerals could be the first in the firing line as Premier Gladys Berejiklian mulls what measures to take to stop a repeat of the...

Premier’s fury at Victorian COVID test bungle

premium_icon Premier’s fury at Victorian COVID test bungle

Premier Gladys Berejiklian says she has “no control” over what happens in Victoria after a teenage boy came to NSW with his family after undergoing a wrongly negative...

Bikies moving to QLD as borders re-open

premium_icon Bikies moving to QLD as borders re-open

Interstate bikies have plans in play to exploit Queensland’s border reopening, as illicit drugs prices spike during the coronavirus pandemic, the Australian Federal...

Region’s unlikely benefit from two border closures

premium_icon Region’s unlikely benefit from two border closures

Faced with two borders blocked, the Tweed’s holiday parks have found an unusual positive amid the pandemic.

Is virtual reality the new frontier of tourism?

premium_icon Is virtual reality the new frontier of tourism?

SOUTHERN Cross University experts believe virtual reality and augmented reality could hold the key to the future of travel.

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