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ARTEXPRESS to visit Tweed Regional Gallery

Tweed Regional Gallery & Margaret Olley Art Centre is one of only two regional venues exhibiting ARTEXPRESS 2022. The exhibition is an annual showcase of exemplary artworks from the HSC examination in Visual Arts in NSW.

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Festival/Byron Council relations strained, motion passes

The operations manager of the Byron Music Festival says her attempts to run the event this year were cruelled by Byron Council staff, who allegedly provided organisers with false information and spoke to them like they were ‘idiots’.

Australian-first Surf Series and workshops ends in Lennox Head on Sunday

It might be cold outside but that's not stopping women who love to surf and over 100 women and girls will participate in the first female event series in Australia on Sunday at Lennox Head.

Get booked, from July 1

The annual Byron Shire Book Fair is finally going ahead from Friday July 1 to Sunday July 3 from 9am to 4pm at the Byron Bay Surf Club.

Tweed Council to sponsor community events

With disasters like fires, floods and pandemics, still smouldering in our recent memory, Tweed Shire Council wants to know if you have an event that will help the Tweed community reconnect and celebrate after tough times?

Mullum could lose valuable CBD car park

It’s fair to say residents of Mullumbimby have seen a steady increase in the number of vehicles visiting the...

ARTEXPRESS to visit Tweed Regional Gallery

Tweed Regional Gallery & Margaret Olley Art Centre is one of only two regional venues exhibiting ARTEXPRESS 2022. The exhibition is an annual showcase of exemplary artworks from the HSC examination in Visual Arts in NSW.

Staff reporters

Bushfires that burned near Kyogle, Casino and Tweed during the weekend have been extinguished or brought under control but eight fires are still burning in the Clarence Valley, two of them out of control, and four are still being brought under control.

Two grass fires reported yesterday afternoon in the Richmond Valley have been brought under control, one at Tatham–Ellangowan Rd and another at Barragundah Rd, Leeville.

A scrub fire reported at 136 Settlement Road, Numinbah, in the Tweed Valley, was brought under control at midday yesterday.

A pile burn that got away at Kyogle was brought under control at approximately 6.45 last night.

Rural Fire Service manager Michael Brett told local media that cooler conditions over the next few days should help firefighters, with some rain predicted, but hot weather will return later in the week.


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