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Ballina MP mostly welcomes state budget announcements

Greens Member for Ballina Tamara Smith has welcomed some of Labor’s funding announcements in last week’s state budget, including a new Fire and Rescue station for Byron Bay and more firies.

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Byron business perspectives in a tough winter 

Having traded in Byron Bay for 47 years, Skallyrags owner, Rob Bass, said he’s never seen a winter like this one.

Teething problem

I think it’s really stupid and potentially dangerous that the concept of an absorption period of charging a lead...

Sunshine brings football back to the Northern Rivers

After weeks of relentless rain washing out every game, the sunny days of June have allowed local football to...

Byron Council candidates jostle for position

It was the type of motion that comes up at Byron Council quite regularly – a broad, uncontroversial political statement that is unlikely to make a difference in the grand scheme of things. 

Labor announces its councillor ticket for Byron Shire

Labor councillor, Asren Pugh, and South Golden Beach local, Janet Swain will head the Byron Shire Labor team to contest the Byron Shire Council elections on September 14.

Ballina MP mostly welcomes state budget announcements

Greens Member for Ballina Tamara Smith has welcomed some of Labor’s funding announcements in last week’s state budget, including a new Fire and Rescue station for Byron Bay and more firies.

On 11.11.11. the ‘World day of Interconnectedness’, CBD Dub Project are coming out of hibernation for a spring show. It’s a Dub-reggae, soul and trip-hop experience, with the soul intention of getting people on the dance floor to feel the interconnection.

CBD Dub create a sublime sound built on solid grooves, rhythmic beats, vocal harmonies and loops layered into all original songs in the style of dub-reggae, soul and trip-hop.

CBD have played a wide range of gigs from big dance-parties and festivals to more intimate weddings and cafes. They’ve played alongside Kora (NZ), Easy Star All Stars (dub side of the moon), Wicked Beat Sound System, and The Black Seeds (NZ). Join CBD bringing their smooth sounds back to the rails for the first time in two years. The Rails on Friday.

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