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May 11, 2021

It’s rolled Old and Gold

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Entertainment in the Byron Shire for the week beginning May 12

Check out what's on going the Byron Shire and surrounding area this week

Other News

An operetta and children’s theatre for NORPA

NOPRA has announced recipients of the theatre company’s two artist residencies.

Ballina Dragons’ great results at Urunga

The Ballina Dragon Boat Racing Club is a group of paddling people from all walks of life who enjoy being out on the water having fun and keeping fit.

Father and son win first sailing race

Sixteen boats competed in the Tweed Valley Sailing Club’s race day earlier this month in a 10-12 knot breeze that suited newcomers to the sport well.

Editorial: The beef about meat

Firstly, let me declare an interest: I have been a vegetarian for 49 years, so tasty cow parts are not high on my agenda.

Father and son win first sailing race

Sixteen boats competed in the Tweed Valley Sailing Club’s race day earlier this month in a 10-12 knot breeze...

Deep listening and housing ideas under Mullum’s fig trees for Renew Fest

Around a hundred presenters, musicians, other artists and community activators plus a bumper crowd of punters all came together under the fig trees at the Mullumbimby Showground over the weekend for Renew Fest 2021.

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Rock ‘n’ roll nostalgia dance group Jive Lounge’s Reilly and Sebastian Scholtens get in the mood for the 12th Old and Gold Festival at Brunswick Heads on Saturday, 8 June, where they will strut their stuff.

Thousands of people are expected to descend on the town for the day when houses open their garages for the biggest garage sale of the state where you can find bargain secondhand items. The festival also offers collectables, antiques as well as fairs, historical displays, the Australian Singles Marbles Championship and much, much more.

Photo Jeff ‘Shutterbug’ Dawson.

 

 


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