Offenders have targeted a white Mercedes bus parked on The Coast Road, Skennars Head, just north of Ballina, between 4pm and 4.15pm whilst the international visitors were away from the vehicle.

Stolen were three backpacks and contents.

Beach goers are warned not to leave valuables unattended.

Any information to Ballina Police or Crime Stoppers on 1800-333-000.

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Offenders have damaged farm machinery at Whytes Lane, Pimlico, sometime between Thursday and 6pm on Sunday night. 

The damage has made the plant inoperative, delaying possible harvesting tasks.

Damage was caused to windows and the motor area, allowing contamination from the elements.

Any information to Ballina Police on 66-818699 or Crime Stoppers on 1800-333-000.

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A chainsaw was stolen from a shed on a Robson Road, Wyrallah, property between 6.30pm Sunday night and 8am Monday, whilst the male occupant was at home.

Information to Lismore Police 66-260599.