A celebration of all the best parts of summer, and not a single mozzie in sight.
BLUEBOTTLES in their thousands landed on beaches at the weekend and they managed to sting a number of unwary swimmers along the way.
TWO holidaymakers have saved a life at Coffs Harbour, with one visitor bravely swimming into a rip to save a woman and the other reviving her with CPR.
LIFEGUARDS are bracing themselves for the traditionally hectic holiday season, with more than 350 patrolling 90 beaches on the NSW coast.
BYRON Bay and Brunswick Heads are no longer in the top five of NSW's most dangerous beaches - but Coffs Harbour has joined the list of the worst in the state.
RESTAURANTS have been packed, accommodation is booked out and according to some, Yamba is hotting up for its biggest influx on record.