Max Walker, one of Australian sport's larger-than-life characters in his heyday as a cricketer, has died aged 68.
Tony Rhead Farmers around Forbes are already counting the cost of a flood which looks set to get worse
Natalie Croxon VIC: Irene Ackland was so badly injured in a car crash she died and was brought back to life five times.
Today's Fairfax front pages from across the nation.
AFL players, their wives and girlfriends have hit the red carpet at the annual Brownlow Medal.
Jamieson Murphy THEY might be species apart, but this dynamic duo are best friends.
ANDREW PEARSON NSW: A bar heater keeping puppies warm inside a laundry was the likely cause of a house fire.
MATT NEAL VIC: There are football fans, and then there is Gary Hincks.
Michael Parris NSW: Supercars champion Mark Winterbottom says parts of the Newcastle 500 track feel like Monaco.
James Massola NATIONAL: The federal government will water down its proposed $500 million backpacker tax.
Your morning news snapshot from the Mid North Coast, around regional Australia and beyond.
See what's going on at the Bruton Basketball clinic at Taree
Police chase triggered after driver allegedly swerved in front of trucks and braked on Pacific Highway.
Journalist Ainslee Dennis today woke early to enjoy a brisk walk on the Manning River Foreshore in Taree.
Newcastle Permanent is keen to give away cash and will host a workshop in Taree to teach people ...
A construction issue has halted work for the Forster-Tuncurry Girl Guides toilet block refurbishment.