January 2020

Published a story 24th Jan 2020 2:27 PM

An alleged drug mule caught with 28kg of cannabis in his car became embroiled in the alleged crime due to a gambling problem, the defence claimed in court.

DRUG BUST: Alleged mule has ‘gambling problem’, court hears

An alleged drug mule caught with 28kg of cannabis in his car became embroiled in the alleged crime due to a gambling problem, the defence claimed in court.

Published a story 24th Jan 2020 10:29 AM

Deputy Prime Minister turns the first sod on major project that is hoped will attract new businesses and boost employment.

Construction begins on $25m Enterprise Park

Deputy Prime Minister turns the first sod on major project that is hoped will attract new businesses and boost employment.

Published a story 24th Jan 2020 8:47 AM

Construction to start on a major upgrade of Coffs' largest shopping centre.

Shopping centre revamp set to begin

Construction to start on a major upgrade of Coffs' largest shopping centre.

Published a story 23rd Jan 2020 4:11 PM

Six people said to be living in Australia illegally have faced court today after police raided an alleged ‘sophisticated’ cannabis operation.

NAMED: Six face court after alleged $17m cannabis bust

Six people said to be living in Australia illegally have faced court today after police raided an alleged ‘sophisticated’ cannabis operation.

Published a story 22nd Jan 2020 3:42 PM

Four year battle on petrol station proposed to be located next to childcare centre ends in victory for local residents.

Court refuses developer’s controversial servo plan

Four year battle on petrol station proposed to be located next to childcare centre ends in victory for local residents.

Published a story 22nd Jan 2020 9:09 AM

You told us which shops you want to see open on the Coffs Coast. Here’s what they said.

You asked these businesses to come, we asked if they would

You told us which shops you want to see open on the Coffs Coast. Here’s what they said.

Published a story 20th Jan 2020 8:40 AM

A list of individuals appearing in Local Court on criminal charges at Coffs Harbour today, January 20.

IN COURT: 65 people facing the magistrate today

A list of individuals appearing in Local Court on criminal charges at Coffs Harbour today, January 20.

Published a story 18th Jan 2020 11:48 AM

Residents are being urged to remain vigilant and monitor conditions as the landscape may have changed due to the bushfires.

Severe thunderstorm warning issued for North Coast

Residents are being urged to remain vigilant and monitor conditions as the landscape may have changed due to the bushfires.

Published a story 17th Jan 2020 12:59 PM

This time last year, four tourists had already lost their lives in the surf. Lifeguards have new strategies in play this season.

Lifeguards’ bid to avoid last year’s tragic summer

This time last year, four tourists had already lost their lives in the surf. Lifeguards have new strategies in play this season.

Published a story 15th Jan 2020 1:26 PM

The Coffs Coast Advocate continues its Big Things Coming to the Coffs Coast series as we delve into 2020.

FULL LIST: Big things happening in Coffs in 2020

The Coffs Coast Advocate continues its Big Things Coming to the Coffs Coast series as we delve into 2020.

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