Rex to begin Newcastle-Ballina flights

Regional Express (Rex) has announced that it will commence Newcastle to Sydney and Newcastle to Ballina/Byron services 7 days a week from Sunday, 30 October 2011. Rex will provide three return services between Newcastle and Sydney Monday to Friday on a schedule that...

Happy poems from Brunei

Gayathri Sama-rakoon, an author and contributor to Far North Coaster, is presently teaching in Brunei and she sent us these poems from students … INTRODUCTION Happy poems are simple lines of poetry which are used for self-expression. They are aimed at...

Byron at Byron celebrated by travel industry

The Spa and Wellness Centre at The Byron at Byron Resort has beeny announced ‘No 2 best Spa in Australia’ at the Luxury Travel Gold List Awards, held at the Sheraton on the Park in Sydney. The Resort’s Marketing Manager, Holly Galbraith, attended the...