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Holiday at Home

When a dear friend, who lives around the corner from us in Suffolk, recently went on holiday with her husband and two daughters – they packed the car with swimming gear and other vacation paraphernalia and drove off to their holiday destination – 1km down… Read More »Holiday at Home

EL MAR, MI ALMA this weekend!

Local Lennox Head filmmakers Stephen Jones and Chilean born Tatiana Velasco will launch show ‘El Mar, Mi Alma‘ this weekend at the Pighouse Flicks on Saturday 14th April (7pm) and Monday 16th (4:30pm). Tickets are $12.50 and can be bought HERE. Shot entirely on 16mm,… Read More »EL MAR, MI ALMA this weekend!

Tijuana Cartel Live Photos

Local favorites Tijuana Cartel played the Great Northern in Byron Bay last night. They’re going from strength to strength at the moment. Receiving loads of Triple J airplay and sold out shows across the country. Last night was no exception. Common Ground Contributor Alani Belcher… Read More »Tijuana Cartel Live Photos

Monday Mornings….

It’s a simple story. Monday mornings after the weekend madness. The vibe was good, Get Joggy was in the sand dunes once again camera in hand. Waiting for an early rising surfer to come and take advantage a clean little peak at Tallows. Nick Chalmers… Read More »Monday Mornings….


Los Angeles band Grouplove played the Northern on Wednesday night. It was their last show of their Australian tour so it was always going to be a bigger party than normal Common Ground Contributor Carly Brown headed down to take some pics for us all.… Read More »GROUPLOVE LIVE PHOTOS

Under the Microscope

Winding through the back roads of Billinudgel on a balmy spring day, I discovered a culinary oasis of micro greens living herbs in a patch of paradise known as The Pocket. God’s gift to chefs around the country, I reckon there’s not a self-respecting, fine… Read More »Under the Microscope

M Jack Bee Live Photos

M Jack Bee played The Northern last night. Fresh off a bunch of shows around the country and some current triple j play coming out of the radio for his new single “Sound Of Love”,  M Jack played one of his best shows I’ve seen… Read More »M Jack Bee Live Photos