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July 5, 2022

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Stone & Wood’s Brewery Festival Returns

Stone & Wood are opening the gates to their Murwillumbah brewery with the return of their ‘Murbah Open Day’,...

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The politics of gentrification and ‘holding the line’

Who are the visionary architects and planners that will protect and enhance this ramshackle surf town’s social fabric and built environment of Byron Bay?

Council advertising

Thanks Council, for the advertisement on page 5 letting us know that you co-hosted a conference. It is good...

Lake Ainsworth

The heavy rain on 28–30 March 2022 resulted in flooding of Lake Ainsworth at Lennox Head to about 2m...

Locals tix on offer for Writers Fest

Byron Writers Festival is again offering Sunday locals’ passes, supported for the third time by partners, Stone & Wood.

Scandalous Council

How much of these pro-developer actions by Council are we supposed to put up with? Council give away land...

Locals take points in first all-female surf event

Ross Kendall The Le-Ba Ladybirds won the final event of the inaugural, and Australian first, All Women’s Surf Series held...

A 76-year-old man was crushed to death yesterday while felling trees on a macadamia farm at Eureka.

Westpac Life Saver Rescue Helicopter was called to the property at about midday and flew the man to Lismore Base Hospital with critical injuries, where he later died.

Police and Workcover authorities are investigating.


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