Dire Shire forums

Byron Youth Service (BYS) is holding two forums today at the Byron YAC as part of Youth Week in the region.

‘Things Are Getting Dire, Have Your Say About The Shire’ is the title some young wags at Mullumbimby High came up with for the forums.

Deborah Pearse from BYS said the evening forum from 6 till 8pm is open to local young people who would like to come and share ideas about how we can make Byron a better place, for young people and for everyone.

‘The ideas and solutions from both forums will be fed back into the larger Building A Better Byron Bay community consultation process,’ Ms Pearse said.

Earlier in the day a small group of invited students from Byron High, Mullumbimby High, Shearwater and Cape Byron Steiner School will share ideas, opinions and solutions on issues they have faced growing up in Byron Shire.

Anyone needing transport to the evening forum should call BYS on 6685?7777 as soon as possible.

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