north coast beaches

Did someone drop a ‘huge’ bluebottle at a popular lake?

Premium Content Did someone drop a ‘huge’ bluebottle at a popular lake?

Local family thought a swim at the lake would be a safe option.

3 sharks caught off North Coast beaches today

Premium Content 3 sharks caught off North Coast beaches today

Shark mitigation devices have been helping to keep beachgoers safe

‘Urgent’ meeting to address worsening coastal devastation

Premium Content ‘Urgent’ meeting to address worsening coastal devastation

"Waves could potentially break over that embankment"

Beach erosion is part of a bigger, ‘crucial’ issue

Premium Content Beach erosion is part of a bigger, ‘crucial’ issue

MAYOR says we must have an “expert led” approach to climate change, like we do for...

'Never seen it this bad': Shock over Byron beach erosion

Premium Content 'Never seen it this bad': Shock over Byron beach erosion

SUBMERGED rocks have been uncovered by moving sand close to the shore.

What 30 Years of Ballina Coastcare has achieved

Premium Content What 30 Years of Ballina Coastcare has achieved

COASTCARING is more than just ‘gardening in the bush’ – it’s working hand-in-hand...

36 shark sightings in 3 days

36 shark sightings in 3 days

BAIT fish are bringing sharks closer to shore at North Coast beaches, surf...

They have dangerous venom ... and they’re popping up on our beaches

Premium Content They have dangerous venom ... and they’re popping up on our...

BEACH goers warned not to pick up sea snakes, after lots are spotted on North Coast...

Lifesavers remember lost mate in season's first patrol

Premium Content Lifesavers remember lost mate in season's first patrol

"Telling Raz not to (swim) was like telling the Pope not to pray"

Faecal pollution or pristine waters: How swimming spots rate

Premium Content Faecal pollution or pristine waters: How swimming spots rate

Some locations were found to be "not always suitable for swimming"

TRAGEDY: Man drowns in rip on unpatrolled beach

Premium Content TRAGEDY: Man drowns in rip on unpatrolled beach

Despite desperate attempts from local surfers, a man in his 30s died

Swimmers warned of bluebottles flocking to coastline

Premium Content Swimmers warned of bluebottles flocking to coastline

Lifesavers have been busy treating beachgoers stung by the creatures

TIMELINE: Shark attacks on North Coast

Premium Content TIMELINE: Shark attacks on North Coast

A look back at significant shark incidents on the North Coast

'Stay out of the water': 3 metre swell on the way

'Stay out of the water': 3 metre swell on the way

BoM warn surf and swell conditions are expected to be hazardous

120 people stung by bluebottles in just two days

120 people stung by bluebottles in just two days

Warm water, onshore winds bring hundreds of stingers to our beaches

North Coast beach overrun by rotting seaweed

North Coast beach overrun by rotting seaweed

"It is rotting, it is smelly and it should be cleaned up”

How you can help protect our nesting sea turtles

How you can help protect our nesting sea turtles

Beach goers urged to keep an eye out

Shark Shield and nets to line North Coast beaches

Shark Shield and nets to line North Coast beaches

Shark Shield and nets on agenda for North Coast beaches.