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March 2, 2021

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Soli becalmed in NSW Pro surf series

Local surfer Soli Bailey has finished in second place at the Mad Mex Maroubra Pro World Surf League Qualifying Series event held at Sydney’s Maroubra beach last weekend.

Other News

Bringing down the heat in our ‘hood

How well we survive the future depends on our vision for our towns and suburbs – and on how we bring that vision about.

Action on Cumbalum Interchange at Ballina?

Following multiple community requests, Cr Phillip Meehan brought a motion to the last Ballina Council meeting calling for additional ramps to be built at the Cumbalum-Pacific Motorway interchange.

Mandy Nolan’s Soapbox: Dear Brittany

We watched you. We watched you break the silence. We heard the truth shatter like a glass hitting the tiles.

Random Mullumbimby breath test leads police to cannabis and ketamine

Police say that a random breath test in Mullumbimby has led to the seizure of cannabis and ketamine.

Council’s power

Matthew O’Reilly I refer to Ian Pickles’ letter, titled ‘Developers’ power’ (Letters, 10 February). Generally, I must agree with most of...

Senior players triumph at Cherry Street Croquet Club

The experience combination of Joan Campbell (92 years young) and Elaine Astley (89) were able to beat the field and collect a win in the Cherry Streety Twilight Golf Croquet Plate Competition held at Ballina.

Monday March 5

Cloudy. Areas of rain. Isolated thunderstorms in the south this afternoon and evening. Light winds. Daytime maximum temperatures around 30. Fire danger – Far North Coast: low-moderate. UV Alert from 9.20am to 4.40pm, UV Index predicted to reach 12 (Extreme).

Tweed Heads 28ºC

Byron Bay 26ºC

Lismore 27ºC

Ballina 27ºC

 

Tuesday March 6

Cloudy. Areas of rain. Winds south to southeasterly averaging 15 to 25 km/h increasing to up to 30 km/h during the morning. Overnight temperatures falling to around 19 with daytime temperatures reaching the mid 20s.

Wednesday March 7

Cloudy. Isolated showers contracting to the south during the afternoon. Winds along the coastal fringe, southerly averaging 20 to 30 km/h, reaching 40 km/h at times. Elsewhere, southerly averaging 15 to 25 km/h. Overnight temperatures falling to around 17 with daytime temperatures reaching the low to mid 20s.

Thursday March 8

Partly cloudy. Isolated showers during the morning. Winds southwesterly averaging 10 to 20 km/h becoming light during the morning. Overnight temperatures falling to around 16 with daytime temperatures reaching the mid to high 20s.

Weather Situation

A high pressure system in the Bight will push a south to southwesterly change over most of NSW today while a low pressure trough in the northeast of the state gradually moves further northeastwards. The high will strengthen further on Tuesday and move eastwards. On Thursday a trough is expected to develop in in the easterlies off the NSW coast, with a low possibly developing off the coast.


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Shores United win local derby in season opener

Shores United FC began their season in the Anzac Cup B football competition with a 3-1 win over local rivals the Mullumbimby Brunswick Valley FC last Sunday.

Ballina Dragon Boaters win world championships

Shelley Cornish from Tintenbar has won two gold medals in the world indoor rowing championships as well as a world record time, while husband Paul Hurley chimed in with a silver medal.

Senior players triumph at Cherry Street Croquet Club

The experience combination of Joan Campbell (92 years young) and Elaine Astley (89) were able to beat the field and collect a win in the Cherry Streety Twilight Golf Croquet Plate Competition held at Ballina.

Entertainment in the Byron Shire and beyond for the week beginning 3 March, 2021

Entertainment in the Byron Shire and beyond for the week beginning 3 March, 2021