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Zacharey Jane

Coastbeat Journalist - Byron Bay

Zacharey Jane is a writer, teacher and painter. Her two publications with UQP are The Lifeboat, released internationally, and the children’s picture book, Tobias Blow. She has been an author and tour manager on the Byron WF regional tour, Writers on the Road, since 2014. Zacharey is senior on-staff writer for Coastbeat magazine and has contributed to various academic and literary journals.

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ANZAC Day 2022

Coastbeat would like to pay respects to all Australians who have sacrificed themselves to defend our country. We would like...

25 Apr 2022

Clarence Valley Camp Oven Festival, June 10-13 2022

What do pillow fights, dirtgirl and great food have in common? The Clarence Valley Camp Oven Festival! This June long...

13 Apr 2022

Whales Endangered, Again

We recently celebrated the removal of the Australian humpback whale from the endangered species list. However, we also warned that...

6 Apr 2022

Best Books for Easter

The Dunggiirr Brothers and the Caring Song of the Whale Ready for whale watching season? Here’s a beautifully crafted picture...

6 Apr 2022

Oyster Love

Nambucca oyster farmers recover from flood and fire.

10 Feb 2022

We Love Nature

Stop and look around you. Can you see a green space? A tree, your garden, a park? Now listen carefully...

2 Feb 2022

Congratulations Riley Saban!

Join us in congratulating Riley Saban for being named Coffs Harbour’s Young Citizen of the Year. We asked Riley how...

1 Feb 2022

Jan Allsopp – Happiness is a Human Right

Coffs Gallery Celebrating Coffs Harbour Gallery is celebrating reopening for 2022 with a fabulous collection of ‘happy pictures’ from local...

31 Jan 2022

Riley Saban – Driving Change

Have you heard of Riley Saban? It’s only a matter of time until you do. This nominee for Young Citizen...

25 Jan 2022

A Fairytale for Australia Day

There are many reasons to become an Australian. We would like to share with you just one, because it is...

24 Jan 2022

Freedom to Speak

The Gumbaynggirr Giingana Freedom School (GGFS) at Coffs Harbour is the first of its kind in NSW: a bi-lingual school where...

20 Jan 2022

Mother’s Day: Say It With Flowers

A sweet story of love for Mother’s Day The day after I met my true-love, he sent me a glorious...

14 Jul 2021

Banking on a future with Mike Smith from Carbon Collective

They say that if you want a job done, ask a busy person, but what if that job is saving...

22 Dec 2019

Beeswax Wrap Recipe

Beeswax wraps may be the latest rage but given they’re organically produced, biodegradable, sustainable and rapidly replacing single-use plastic wrapping,...

9 May 2019

ANZACs – Remembering the innocents of World War One

Our Summer issue of Coastbeat featured an article on Save the Brumbies and mentioned ‘Walers’, the horses that carried the...

9 Apr 2019