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May 9, 2021

North takes on south in derby

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Join Clarkes Beach paddle out this weekend to stop massive oil and gas field project

Hundreds of local surfers and water-lovers will paddle out at Clarke’s Beach over the weekend to protest against a massive oil and gas field proposed for the NSW coast.

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What’s your opinion on the COVID vax?

Even though the Federal government refuses to take responsibility for the slow rollout of COIVID vaccines across the country you can still have your say on its rollout locally.

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Norco and Primex are bringing a three-day sustainable farming and primary industry expo to you.

Father of Julian Assange to speak on the Northern Rivers this week

Northern Rivers residents can hear Mr Shipton in person at the Courthouse Hotel this Tuesday, May 4, from 7pm as part of the monthly Turning Point Talks.

Join Clarkes Beach paddle out this weekend to stop massive oil and gas field project

Hundreds of local surfers and water-lovers will paddle out at Clarke’s Beach over the weekend to protest against a massive oil and gas field proposed for the NSW coast.

Jonson Street bus shelter gone and an era ended

Byron Shire Council says that the wooden bus shelter on Jonson Street outside the Byron Visitors Centre is being removed today with all bus services operating from the new bus interchange on Butler Street in Byron Bay

What’s going on with gas?

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Tweed Valley Vixen Zo D'Praved hungry for roller blood at the recent bout in Byron. Photo Tree Faerie

Tweed Valley Vixen Zo D’Praved hungry for roller blood at the recent bout in Byron. Photo Tree Faerie.

It’s on again this weekend in the roller rink when two local teams take on the girls from the south. Tweed Valley Vixens and The Bay Rollers are celebrating the Queen’s Birthday long weekend with a roller derby party as part of the North Coast Derby Coalition.

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Coffs Coast Derby Dolls in action. Photo Tree Faerie.

What that means for you is a Saturday night rinkside with the best rough and tumble derby action in the Northern Rivers.

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The Bay Rollers at home in May. Photo Tree Faerie

Kicking off at 6.40pm is Tweed Valley Vixens vs Clarence Valley Roller Derby. Next up at 8.30pm is The Bay Rollers vs Coffs Coast Derby Dolls. All teams are hungry for a win – it’s gonna be a smashing good time!

 

 


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