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May 10, 2021

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

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.

Other News

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

Co-op meeting

Annette Snow, Myocum As a Mullumbimby Rural Co-op shareholder of 42 years and a past employee of over 13 years,...

Water strategy

Alan Dickens, Brunswick Heads The people of Mullumbimby would be aware that Byron Shire Council (BSC) intends to hand over...

Mayor’s parting gift 

Michele Grant, Ocean Shores The Mayor’s parting gift to the Bruns/Bayside Community was ushering through approval for the controversial Corso...

Dreaming about a bucket-list surfing and wellness holiday?

Have you always dreamt about traveling to exotic ‘bucket-list’ beach destinations like Bali or Vanuatu… or are your dreams...

No air for Ben

Rhonda Ansiewicz, Federal Stop giving Franklin air time. Mayor Richardson, in his usual fashion, joins up with his mate Franklin...

Roma Newton, Kingscliff

How hollow the Hunt hollering that Prime Minister Rudd ‘savagely clawed the political skin of Julia Gillard’.

Where was Greg Hunt when Julia deposed Kevin in a clandestine coup? Did he make a peep? It happened because Kevin was a man.

Since when was Greg Hunt’s side of politics kind and respectful to Julia? Prime Minister Rudd has explained why he ‘came back’ – and what a joy to see how scared and worried the nasty-mouthed, jealous, resentful negative Liberals are.

Here we have a highly intelligent, articulate prime minister giving Australia the steady, sound hand we need at our helm, and of whom we, in our majority – as you will see, and have seen before – are justly proud.


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