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May 7, 2021

Rose’s plan not so Green

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Ballina Dragons’ great 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.

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Search for a home

Jules Claydon, Ocean Shores I helped a friend move to a new rental property last week, relieved that a stressful...

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David Lowe According to the prime minister, we’re in the midst of a ‘gas-led recovery’. Until about five minutes ago,...

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Interview with Madeleine West

Madeleine West is a nationally acclaimed actress who is one of the many talents who lives in our region. Not just a soap star (some might know her as Dee Bliss from Neighbours), Madeleine has an extensive performance training background and she’s going to be sharing her Theatresports expertise with kids at the Byron Comedy Fest.

Maggi Luke, member, Victims of Holiday Letting

Who wants to live next door to a commercial short-stay rented property? New people, cars coming every few days? Many people on holiday behaving like you do on holiday in our residential streets?

Greens Byron councillor Rose Wanchap’s idea was turned down at a Greens meeting. I don’t know why she is still promoting it. No amount of deposit can compensate for disturbance of quality of life.

Let’s get on with enforcing the law against this horror after 13 years of it. No more talkfests with people who make heaps of money from disturbing us. There were no residents at the recent meeting regarding holiday lets.

 


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