Coastbeat Journalist - North & Mid North Coast

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.

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Witnessing White Bluff

As the world focuses on climate concerns, the creative result of a four-year collaboration between artists and scientists is presented...

17 Nov 2021

Santa Photos – Coffs Central and Port Central

Last year’s sessions sold out quickly. Book now! Santa will be stopping in at Coffs Central and Port Central and...

4 Nov 2021

BOOM! Wins STILL People’s Choice Award

A local artist has been named the winner of the STILL: National Still Life Award People’s Choice Award. $5000 has...

11 Oct 2021

Laser Clinics Australia – Treat Yourself After Lockdown

We’re out of lockdown and ready to face the world again! Laser Clinics Australia at Coffs Central can help. From...

22 Sep 2021

It’s OK to be Not OK

R U OK? Day is a yearly reminder to regularly check on your friends and family, especially those who are...

7 Sep 2021

STILL 2021 Exhibition Goes Online

The STILL: National Still Life Award 2021 exhibition may be behind closed doors but it can now be viewed digitally....

3 Sep 2021

Recipe: Mexican Pulled Pork

Pulled pork is such a delight to eat and so easy to make! After remembering I had a frozen pork...

16 Aug 2021

Father’s Day Promotion

WIN Dad the ultimate BBQ Pack this Father’s Day valued at $250! Dad will receive everything he needs from the...

12 Aug 2021

Ocean Warriors Unite to Protect Marine Life

Ocean Warriors Australia is a new marine conservation agency dedicated to improving outcomes for sick, injured and orphaned marine wildlife....

10 Aug 2021

Still 2021 Opens: A Reflection of Our Times

Coffs Harbour Regional Gallery throws open the doors to its signature art prize, Still: National Still Life Award 2021, on...

9 Aug 2021

Nature Lover – the Photography of Glen Golby

Coastbeat goes behind the scenes with a videographer and a nature lover, both from the Great Lakes region, to learn...

4 Aug 2021

National Photographic Portrait Prize Winner Announced

View this post on Instagram A post shared by National Portrait Gallery, Aus (@portraitau) A photo of a farmer in...

30 Jul 2021