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April 24, 2024

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Sweet and sour doughnuts

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Tweed Shire asking for input on sporting needs

Tweed Shire Council’s (TSC) draft Sport and Active Recreation Strategy 2023-2033 is open for public comment. The strategy will provide...

Big names at local chess tournament

A major Northern Rivers chess tournament was held at the Byron Bay Services Club in late April. ‘It was well-attended,...

What’s happening in the rainforest’s Understory?

Springing to life in the Lismore Rainforest Botanic Gardens this April school holidays, Understory is a magical, interactive theatre adventure created for children by Roundabout Theatre.

Infrastructure for east end of Mullum

Mullumbimby was founded 135 years ago. In the 1960s sewerage was introduced, as was I suppose drainage infrastructure. Are...

D-day for Bruns pod village pesticide treatment

After two delays, the NSW Reconstruction Authority (RA) will be treating Bruns emergency pods with a pesticide treatment, despite some strong opposition from flood-affected residents.

Gabriella Cohen in Bruns

Gabriella Cohen, Australia’s folk darling, is coming to Brunswick Picture House to perform a one-off intimate solo show on Saturday. Known for her magnetic performances, off-hand charm and pop sensibilities, Gabriella plays music that is all-at-once laid-back, tongue-in-cheek, and peppered with the sweet sounds of ‘60s girl groups.

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Whether you are a country/rock/blues or music lover don’t miss the chance to sample some foot- stomping tunes with legendary guitarist Bo Jenkins and his band. If you like your music authentic then Jenkins music reflects the richness of a life playing on river boats and in the bars and clubs of the famous Mississippi Delta including Billy Bob’s and B.J.’s Honkey Tonk to name a few.

This region has bred legends including Sonny Boy Williamson, Johnny Cash, Elvis Presley, Charlie Rich…

Bo has toured with and opened for BB King, Reba McIntyre plus many other country, rock ‘n’ blues acts while touring the south. Seagulls, Saturday.


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