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Coastbeat is a community that celebrates the best of life on our beautiful NSW North Coast. Written by locals for locals, we love telling stories, getting lost, uncovering treasures, sharing the good stuff and enriching lives. Thanks for joining us. Let's head north.


Art, Culture & Entertainment

28 Sep 2020

Thanks to a collaboration with Gowings, the second biannual Coffs Coast Art Prize has found a new home in Coffs Central, bringing local art to the public. Coastbeat spoke to the event organiser Ann Leonard about this year’s impressive entries and the importance of allowing newcomers to be judged alongside established artists.   Organiser of the[...]


Gowings Whale Trust

We established the Gowings Whale Trust to increase people’s knowledge, involvement and understanding of the Humpback Whale through public education.

100% of the proceeds from the GWT items go to fund selected research projects focused on the life, habits and ultimately preservation of this magnificent species.

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