Eureka, 23 November 2019

  Eureka has a rich history of farming traditions, hard work and a caring and supportive community. Built in 1906, the Eureka Hall has witnessed many community celebrations and commemorations. Young men were farewelled from the hall to fight battles in distant lands, and welcomed on their safe return. A journey down memory lane reveals…

Toormina, 24 Nov 2019

Toormina is to the south of Coffs Harbour, just to the west of the stunning beaches of Sawtell. Named after Taormina, Italy, Toormina is part of the wider Coffs Harbour region and formed when the owner, having visited and fallen in love with Taormina, subdivided his land. Toormina offers visitors a central location to the…

Freestone, 27 November 2019

Originally built as a School of Arts in 1900, Freestone Memorial Hall was moved approximately 4km to its present site in 1921. This move took it closer to the recently opened railway station as this area had become the hub of the community. The name change from School of Arts to Memorial Hall formally took…