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May 29, 2022

Red carpet launch for film festival

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Primex Sustainable Farming and Primary Industries Expo new date confirmed

After being postponed due to the flooding and ongoing wet weather the 2022 Primex Sustainable Farming and Primary Industries Expo and will now go ahead on November 10–12.

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Comment: Bridging the flooded divide

In the sodden floodplains the divide among those affected has never been clearer – those who were insured, and those who weren’t, renters and owners, Lismore LGA and everywhere else.

Lismore community

First let me say how incredibly proud, inspired and supported I feel as part of the Lismore and Northern...

Corporate beach

Tallow Beach is a great place to walk your dog and it has got a lot busier over the...

Get me a DA

In response to the recent flood meeting held at the Ocean Shores Country Club on Tuesday 10 May, a...

Engineering ‘solutions’ won’t get us out of this mess

Engineering works have been proposed to mitigate the extreme flooding experienced in Lismore in February and March 2022.

Keep your eyes and ears open for Albert’s Lyrebird

Tweed Council is asking that you put your best bird listening ears on this June and capture the sounds of a rare bird.

Documentary Sharon Shostak

Filmmakers Richard Mordaunt and David Bradbury as well as actors Vince Colosimo and Tony Barry walked the red carpet at Friday night’s launch of the 6th Byron Bay Film Festival. And yesterday local website Screenzone awarded $5000 for best documentary – to which film?

http://www.youtube.com/watch?feature=player_profilepage&v=_yx-8wK5AwA


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