Creature from the black lagoon

A monster is reported to have been seen eating some of the local wildlife in a remote lagoon, and a search party arrives in an attempt to locate it. The stuff of a 1950s B-movie plot, these events actually took place on the North Coast in the spring of 1971. Continue reading


Ruined sand barges and an urban beach

Concealed around the back of South Lismore is one of the least-known and largest parks in the local area. The Duck Pond is a 10.4-hectare green space bordered by Union Street, Casino Street, and Ostrom Street on three sides, with Leycester Creek marking the fourth boundary. Continue reading