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Elize Strydom

Coastbeat Journalist and Photographer - Coffs Harbour

Elize is the Head of Content for Coastbeat. She is a talented writer, photographer and former triple j/ABC radio journalist who is based on the Mid North Coast. Elize was a finalist in the 2020 National Photographic Portrait Prize and her passion for photography has seen her travel around the world. Her work has received global recognition and has been exhibited internationally.

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Spring at Grow Baby Co

With the beautiful warm weather in mind, our new range was designed to be worn no matter what spring brings....

16 Sep 2021

Why Buy Organic?

It’s Australian Organic Awareness Month. The idea is to help people understand the importance of eating and using certified organic...

16 Sep 2021

Life After Lockdown

We’re back in the thick of a lockdown no one expected. The last 18 months have been a roller coaster...

10 Sep 2021

New Spring Recipes

Spring is finally here! We have a new collection of recipes for you to try as the weather warms up.

2 Sep 2021

Closing the Loop on Food Waste at Coffs Central

An intelligent commercial food waste solution will soon be operational at Coffs Central Shopping Centre. The Closed Loop composting machine...

31 Aug 2021

Make a Wave This September

Surfing every day without fail could be seen as a selfish pursuit. But SurfAid is encouraging people to do just...

26 Aug 2021

Meet the Host: Aimee Pelley from Paint Your Town

Forget about expectations, judgement and mistakes. Art teacher Aimee Pelley is inviting adults to pick up a paint brush and...

25 Aug 2021

Plant Based Spelt Flour Pizzas

Shop for ingredients for plant based spelt flour pizzas at Fresco Marketplace online or at Coffs Central. In Port Macquarie,...

24 Aug 2021

Butterflies for Mental Health

A community project aimed at promoting positive mental health is coming to Port Central. Ashley Whittington, 22, started Butterflies for the...

18 Aug 2021

COVID-19 Vaccination Information

If you’re keen to get the COVID-19 vaccine, here’s how.  NSW Health vaccination clinics, participating GPs and pharmacies across New...

17 Aug 2021

Fairy Floss Fantasy

When Alyson Pearson – aka Alykat – puts on a show, boy, does she put on a SHOW. For Fairy...

17 Aug 2021

Cocoa Cafe: From Flat Whites to Fairways

In the lead up to Father’s Day, we meet the Dads of Coffs Central. Here’s David Hagarty, owner of Cocoa Café...

11 Aug 2021