Sawtell surfer aims for world titles

Rosie Smart is aiming to take on the world. But first she has to beat the best juniors Australia has to offer. “I’m hoping to qualify for the world junior surfing titles this year,” she said. “I need to finish top three at the national titles so that’s my goal.” The 14-year-old finished fourth

Surf’s up at the Oz Grom Cup

Bonnie Hills is one of the rising stars of Coffs Harbour surfing. The 14-year-old was one of a number of local juniors who took on the state's best junior surfers during this week's 2019 Billabong Oz Grom Cup at Park Beach. The Mullaway surfer made the semi-finals of one of Australia's most

Surfing for a cause at Barney Miller Classic

Jessica Collins (centre) surrounded by friends and family during the 20th Barney Miller Classic. Newcastle’s Jessica Collins was a true guest of honour in Sawtell this weekend. The 24-year-old is this year’s recipient of the proceeds raised from the 20th Barney Miller Classic, with this weekend's annual surfing competition raising money for

Sawtell set for Barney Miller Classic

Sawtell Boardriders member Jean Gaud will be taking part in the junior event during this weekend's Barney Miller Classic. Surfers in Sawtell will be riding the waves for a worthy cause this weekend during the 20th Barney Miller Classic. The annual event raises money for a different individual each year who has

What’s On – January 2019

CRICKET Thursday, January 17 Coffs Harbour District Cricket Association. 1st Grade.   T20 Cup – Round 2 Coffs Colts White v Northern Districts - 6pm at Coffs Coast Sport & Leisure Park. Nana Glen v Coffs Colts Red - 6pm at Coffs Coast Sport & Leisure Park. Diggers Cricket Club vs. Sawtell - 6pm at Fitzroy Oval. Saturday, January 19 North Coast Cricket Council

Sawtell Boardriders

The Sawtell Boardriders are looking forward to a big year on the waves.

Surfs up for another big year riding the waves for the Sawtell Boardriders in 2019. The Sawtell-based group of surfing enthusiasts hold competitions on the third Sunday of each month at the beautiful Sawtell Beach. Sawtell Boardriders were originally formed in 1991 and pride themselves on being a community minded family club that caters for all ages