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Organic avocados at the farmers markets

We love it when the fuerte avocados make their way back to the market. As I walked over to...

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Easy equation

In terms of the economy. Billions of dollars spent on armaments and the supporting structures, at the expense, the...

Richmond candidates 2022: The Greens, Mandy Nolan

Mandy Nolan needs little introduction to most readers of The Echo, where she has a weekly column. She is a comedian and journalist running as a candidate for The Greens in the federal seat of Richmond.

Frida’s Field: nose-to-tail lunch

On Saturday 4 June, Frida’s Field will pay homage to their holistically-reared Angus-Wagyu cattle by hosting a special five-course...

Organic avocados at the farmers markets

We love it when the fuerte avocados make their way back to the market. As I walked over to...

Cartoon of the week – 25 May, 2022

The Echo loves your letters and is proud to provide a community forum on the issues that matter most to our readers and the people of the NSW north coast. So don't be a passive reader, send us your epistles.

Bringing learning and play together

Byron Bay High School’s new agility course recognises the importance of play for learning and has students from all years actively playing during breaks and PDHPE lessons, according to Byron Bay High’s Principal, Janine Marcus.

North coasters are more likely to phone or text while driving, according to a report released by police.

In a blitz conducted across the state over a 24-hour period this week, 19 drivers in the Tweed-Byron area were pulled over for phoning or texting while driving, compared to three in Coffs Harbour and none in the Richmond Local Area Command.


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Frida’s Field: nose-to-tail lunch

On Saturday 4 June, Frida’s Field will pay homage to their holistically-reared Angus-Wagyu cattle by hosting a special five-course nose-to-tail long lunch featuring all...

Tweed Council ‘opt in’ to States agritourism – with conditions

The ‘confusing’ Agritourism SEPP was once again back on the table at last week's Tweed Council meeting as Cr Firth pushed to 'opt-out' over the State government's lack detail on conditions.

Get your art on this weekend

This weekend they are predicting not a lot of rain and even a possibility of sunshine with only a bit of cloud, so there...

Reactivating Lismore with markets

Lismore CBD is about to receive a boost with two of its largest markets coming to Lismore’s CBD to help reactivate local economy and sense of community.