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Council advertising

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

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Contentious Bruns DA before Council again

A controversial decision by Byron Council to approve a mixed-use development in Brunswick Heads could be overturned, after a group of councillors who oppose the plan got the numbers for a rescission motion.

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...

Rebuild of flooded school campus in North Lismore unlikely

At least one Northern Rivers-based school is likely to have a new permanent home thanks to extensive flood damage at its existing campus.

Lake Ainsworth

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

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.

It’s plastic free July!

Did you know that plastic packaging and single-use plastic items make up 60 per cent of all litter in NSW?


Rebecca Ireland, Stokers Siding 15 Minutes of Fame, Friday

This Friday is the first of this year’s 15 Minutes of Fame at Stokers Siding Hall. As well as the Blackboard Acts, Rebecca Ireland will sing sweet velvet melodic groove originals from her latest release Wild Bear, which have been receiving great air time on ABC Radio and Triple J. This Stokers Siding 15 Minutes of Fame show will be the last around here for a while, before she heads off to Adelaide and Western Australia.

The blackboard acts are Rob And Carl with their entertaining harmonious variety; a delightful young performer Aaron Devine on guitar and vocals; another delightful young performer Kaitlin Devine on guitar and vocals; Maggie Cunningham-Webb with her beautiful verse and song; James Webb with his special guitar/vocal style doing original and covers; Sean O’Hara and mate Shayne, known as Riverstone, will finish us off before the break with great style and harmonies.

As usual great food will be available. Admission is $15. Doors open at 6.45pm and show starts at 7.30 sharp.

Monthly Show Number 42 – Stokers Siding Hall


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