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Let’s get real

AFL Aussie Rules Grand Final in Western Australia... Rugby League Grand Final in Queensland... Melbourne Cup in Tasmania?    Margaret Keating,...

A concrete solution to carbon capture

A newly developed concrete – made from recycled construction waste and industrial exhaust gases – could reduce construction emissions.

Frustration over library closures as other businesses face opening dilemma

Tweed Shire Councillor James Owen (Liberal) has expressed frustration over the closure of Regional Tweed Library (RTL) network to the public until 1 December, particularly those in Murwillumbah, Tweed and Kingscliff. Similarly other businesses in the region are facing the same question of if opening up is worth the risks.

Creative definition of affordable housing before Byron Council 

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COVID-19 hospital horror – opening up and the dangers ahead

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Holy pandemonium

Driving around Northern Rivers roads at all but 5kms – it’s a bloody nightmare. The other week I had...



Brunswick Heads Men 

Week Ending 31/8/13– Cock of the Walk D Proudlock  d D Turnbull: Wednesday Mens Triples:  Winners B Jordan, D Stanton; 2nd: B Holland, M Guest, F Marks, 3rd F Hill, B Stewart, J Lawlor:

Kingscliff Men

Club Championship News: The B Grade Fours commence last Saturday 31st August. The only game played saw L Gillespie, D Miller, B Morrow, P McGirr d K Dawson, J Julius, D Whittington, F McNamara 22 – 20.Draw for Saturday 7th September:  L Gillespie, D Miller, B Morrow, P McGirr v G Hallett, K Payne, A Simpson, B O’Kane; B Fuller, B Jack, B Butler, D Roughley v M Scott, B Fitzgerald, R Sharpe, R Graham. Winners to play the Final on Sunday 8th September.

Congratulations to Smokey and Tails on winning the Final of the Champions of Club Pairs Champions. In the reverse of last week’s game Smokey and Tails got off to a good lead and then had to hold off the strong finishing pair from Condong to win 22 – 16. They will now play in the Zone Playoffs. Date TBA.

Social Bowls Results: The Kingscliff Meat Gallery Tuesday Morning Open Pairs: 27th August: Winners: V & C Gravolin. Runners up: D James, L Willoughby. Plate Winners: D Jones, S Akers. Thursday Triples 29th August: Winners: B Dickson, R McDonald, J Crombie; B O’Kane, G Hallett, A Simpson; J Davies, A Bousie, B Clarke. Plate Winners: J O’Malley, H Highfield, D Whittington. Saturday Triples 31st August: Winners: P Gentle, G Pritchard, J Findlay; B Harris, S Bass, J Reardon; D Whittington, S Jamieson, P Murphy. Plate Winners C McFadden, G Hazelwood, V Lewis.

*** Please Note there will be a Special General Meeting of the Men’s Bowls Club on the 15th September at 9:30am. Items to be discussed include proposed changes to the District Pennants, pennants’ players mat fees and club championships.

The draw for the Major Minor Pairs is now up. This competition commences on Friday September 6. R Graham, W Blackwood v B Butler, P Murphy; D Whittington, B Raeburn v P McGirr, R McLeay; L Downes, K Liddington v B Fitzgerald, I Turnbull; K Jordan, B Turner v A Simpson, K Dawson; P Hammond, P Crompton v A Clarke, R Phipps. The President’s Singles will commence on Saturday September 14.

Kingscliff Ladies

Social Play, Wednesday, August 28:  Winners:  I. Hockey, S. Davies, J. Mitchel.

Club Selected Triples played Wednesday, August 28:  J. Greenbank, M. Lincoln, S. Akers defeated N. Sherlock, R. Fuller, J. Scott;  D. Abraham, D. James, D. Jones defeated  V. Abery, M. McCrindle, C. Smith.

Consistency Singles played Friday August 30:  S. Akers defeated D. Jones; J. Scott defeated R. Butler.

Mullumbimby Ex-Services Men

28/8/13 Saturday Major Pairs

H McKenna C McClymont 30 d J Morgan T Fenwick 11

S Doherty S Hogan 25 d S Abraham J McKay 12

D Blake P McDonald 23 d R Fenwick D Hammond 20

M Nicholls M Burke 26 d P Johnson N Lee 10

31/8/13 Wednesday Social

D Blake T Johnston 31 d G Naoum B Gibson 9

B Ball B Rose A Bartlett 23 d J Bathie M Burke G McKenzie 15

P J A Campbell H McKenna 26 d M Nicholls D Wickem J McKay14

T Riches J Canabou P McDonald 23 d B Ohearn B Browning L Henry 12

Mullumbimby Ex-Services Women

Tuesday 27.8.2013 : Pairs Championships – B.Croft, J.Towner (Rink W)  def.  S.Sherlock, R.Wainwright :S.Thomas, J.Kidman  def  J.Lee, H.Robb : Social – I.Pettendy, S.Brown, B.Reglin  def. I.Pettendy, E.Walker, G.Henry. Raffles – J.Kidman, E.Walker :

*** Committee Meeting  on September 10 at 10.30 A.M., don’t forget spinners. Mob Day  at Brunswick Heads on Thursday September 12, list on board. Craig Watson Mixed Triples on Sunday September 15 names in by Thursday September 12, list on board. Veteran’s Day at Condong on September 16, list on board. Consistency games commence on September 17 check dates and draws on board.

Ocean Shores Men

Monday August 26 Triples first C Pavlovich, N Keil, M Cronin, G Llewellyn. second M Flesser, J Ritway, P Tornaros.

*** Coming Events.  Sunday September 15  Sandcrabs Social Bowls. 8.30 Breakfast 9.30 Bowls . All welcome.

Ocean Shores Women

Wednesday.  28th: (Mixed)  Great weather and great turnout for the Highest No. of Ends comp which was won by J. O’Connor, M. Bertoli who def G. Fox, J. Williams.  Close on their heels were M. Sparke, D. Moor who def E. Miller, M. Flesser;  J. Seamer, L. Wright, G. Johnston def M. Franks, A. O’Connor, K. Gallard.
Friday: 30th: Another great roll-up with fierce competition.  Highest margin winners were J. Williams, G. Johnston who def T. Warr, N. Gartner;  M. Farquhar, B. Sprengel def M. Hosie, M. James;  K. Gallard (swinger), J. Seamer, M. McConville def K. Gallard, B. Stone, L. McGowran;  P. Sullivan, M. Bertoli def J. Howell, F. Crowder.
*** Names please in Pro shop for Gold Coast Teachers visit Sunday September 8.

Tweed Byron District Women

*** August 19:  The District Annual General Meeting was held at Cudgen Leagues B.C.  Following the stepping down of the previous executive, Patron Jean Sorsby took the chair for the indugtion of the new executive.  Congratulations to Betty Croft President; Mary Mummery, Vice President; Faye Parkes, Vice President; Annie Revie, Secretary and Doreen Buckley, Treasurer who make up the 2013-2014 Executive.  Members look forward t a wonderful year under your leadership and management.

September 6:  District Gala Day at Ocean Shores W.B.C.   Unfortunately, this event had to be cancelled due to unforseen circumstances.  September 16:  District Veteran’s Day to be held at Condong W.B.C.  Cost $20 p/person includes m/tea, bowls and lunch.  ($15 lunch only).  M/tea 9.30 am. All members throughout the District are invited to attend to honour our veterans.  Entries and payment to reach District Secretary, Annie Revie by 11 September, thank you.


Brunswick Valley

26/08/2013 – Eight and a half table Mitchell.   N/S:  1st gross – Hilary Lewis/Phyllis Keyte;  2nd gross – Pin Sultas/Margaret FlemingE/W:  1st gross – June Selleck/Barbara Simons, 2nd gross – Sybil Easterbrook/Colleen Wellings
31/08/2013 – 9 Table Mitchell.   N/S:  1st gross – Diana Gall/Jean Elliot;  2nd gross – June Gibson/David Dare. E/W:  1st gross – Alleyne & Gerry Withey;  2nd gross –  Kath Westall/Peter Baldwin
*** We meet at Brunswick Heads Community Centre on Monday and Saturday.  Seated by 12.45.  Guests welcome.  If partner required, or information regarding Bridge lessons, please telephone Phyllis Keyte 6684  1103.

Ocean Shores

5 Table Mitchell – Wednesday 28-08-13

North / South Placings

Place    %   Pts. MP’s.         Partnership                   Pr.No.
01 .   61.25   98   15   Peter Baldwin / Pin Sultas              03
02 .   49.37   79   11   Silvia VanRossum / Pat Janda            01
03 .   48.12   77        Alison Hauser / Carmel Blacker          04
04 .   46.87   75        Richard Pedicini / Kathleen Westall     05
05 .   44.37   71        Denise Devir / Julie Brown              02

East / West Placings

Place    %   Pts. MP’s.         Partnership                   Pr.No.
01 .   58.12   93   15   Pam Sullivan / Jenny Bush               05
02 .   56.87   91   11   Chris Morgan / Peter McAnelly           04
03 .   53.75   86        June Selleck / Barbara Simons           02
04 .   50.62   81        Eric Bridgeman / Brad Hurst             01
05 .   30.62   49        Arthur Sultas / Margaret Hosie          03



Date: 31/08/13 2nd Round Club Champs
Sponsored by: Brunswick Heads Pharmacy
A Grade Gross Winner: Peter Schweitzer Score: 72

B Grade Gross Winner: Dave Baird-Watson Score: 80
C Grade Gross Winner: Alex Korobacz & Malcolm Beaumont Score: 90
Overall Nett Winner: Dave Baird-Watson Score: 72
Nearest the Pins
5th: R Reilly 300cm
11th 2ns Shot: C James 200cm
9th: G Cosack 479cm
12th: R Graham 210cm
17th: K Gannon 394cm
Ball Run Down: 72 C/B

Date: 29/08/13 2nd Round Vets Champs

Comp of the Day
Div I Winner: G Lynn Score: 68
Div II Winner: M Bertoli Score: 59
Vets Comp of the Day
Div I Winner: M Davey
Div II Winner: G Redman
36 Hole Gross Winner: N Carsburg Score: 138
36 Hole Nett Winner Div I: M Davey Score: 144
36 Hole Nett Winner Div II: G REdman Score: 139
Nearest the Pins
5th: L Jamieson
7th: S Kosaka
12th: N Dwyer
17th: B Mules
Pro Pin: M Bertoli
Ball Run Down: 68 C/B
Weekly Ball Comp: 35 C/B
Ocean Shores Men

Monday August 26 Stableford first T Carroll 38 second D Cole 38 c/b  third R Cameron NTP 3rd A Kay 17th B Lockwood

Wednesday August 28 Stableford Div. one first E Gregson 43 second T Byron 39  third I Bennett 38 c/b Div. two first R MacDonald 41  second G Painter 38 c/b third I Blumanthal 38 c/b  NTP 3rd C Godsmark 6th D Anderson 8th H Stephenson 12th I Miller 15th E Pittendrigh 17th R Richards

Friday August 30  Blue Marker Challenge Overall Winner S McGuren 69 Div. 1 first C Graham 76 second B Mott 77 Div. 2 first D Hanks 73 second F Alcantara 74 c/b Div. 3 first S McGuren 69 second J Wark 70 Gross winner P Griffiths 75   runner up M Crandell 76 NTPs 3rd F Alcantara 6th M Crandell 8th D Parks  12th A Rose 15th M Hilder 17th B Mott.

Saturday August 31 Stroke Div 1   first S Bolger 67  second R Goodacre 70 c/b  third R Hanks 70 c/b Div 2 first R Wade 67 second C Appel 68 c/b third S Price 68 c/b  NTP 3rd R Lowe 6th K Kennedy 8th  P Watts 12thL Trudgeon 15th W Dobson 17th B O’Neill


Murwillumbah Rifle Club

Fullbore: 800 yards: T Matthews 99.13, 4, 103.13; D Chittick 100.6, 0, 100.6; W Shoobridge 99.9, 1, 100.9; S Waddell 95.5,4, 99.5.

Scope: M Sforcina 113.7, 6, 119.7; P Gill 114.2, 5, 119.2; G Morris 114.7, 3, 117.7.

Smallbore:  I Erbs 394, 8, 402; B Cooley 385, 17, 402; B Rooney 381, 21, 402; G Morris 393, 8, 401; E McKeever 385, 15, 400; W Sunderland 396, 2, 398; K Thomson 381, 16, 397; G Johnston 387, 8, 395; M Shoobridge 383, 12, 395.



Lismore Basketball Game Time Tuesday September 3

NB: Changes to A Grade Men and Women, teams do own duty on games and game fees are $50 per team

Tuesday September 3 Little Stormers and Storm Troopers 4:30pm to 5:45pm

A Grade Women 6pm Court 1: Cougars Vs Oddshots Court 2: Social Scrimmage 7pm Court 1: Breakers Vs Black Panthers Referees: 6pm Court 1; James/Len Court 2; James/Katie

Wednesday September 4, A Grade Men Divison A and Divison B

6pm Court 1: NADS Vs Lemos Court 2: The Dreamers Vs Boomshakaalaka  7pm Court 1: The Hooters Vs Black Panthers Court 2: Frigid Air Vs Flying Dutchmen 8pm Court 1: Celtics Vs Fighting Irish  Referees  6pm Court 1 Len/Caralie Court 2: Katie/James 7pm Court 1: Caralie/Mark W Court 2: Len/Katie 8pm Court 1: Phil/James

Thursday 5th September Yellow Group

4:30pm Court 1: Jupiter Vs Phoenix Court 2: Mars Vs Sirus

Orange Group 5:15pm

Court 1 Angry Angus Vs McChickens Court 2  Zingers Vs Big Macs BYE: TWISTERS

Red Group

6pm Court 1 Biztax Bisons Vs Cowboys  Court 2: Mc Champs Vs BuffalosReferees: 4:30pm Court 1: Katie/Kiara Court 2: Jess A/Caralie 5:15pm Court 1:Lochie K/Katie Court 2; Caralie/Zoe 6pm Court 1: Kiara/Tyler M Court 2: Jess A/Tim A

MiniBall…Monday 9th September 4:30: Court 1: Panthers Vs Rabbits Court 2  Dragons Vs Broncos 5:15pm Court 1: Titans Vs Sharks Court 2 Knights Vs Roosters Referees 4:30pm Court 1 Zoe/Madison Court 2 Sam/Jacob F : 5:15pm Court 1: Tyler M/Madison Court 2: Sam/Jacob F For more information go to www.lismorebasketball.net.au or Phone Tanya

*** For more information go to www.lismorebasketball.net.au or Phone Tanya 0410 777 572


Brunswick Heads

Wednesday 4/9/13
Round 2 – Coastal Voice & Data Comp
The Potato Works v Cape Byron Medical Centre – T Kropp v C Littlewood, W Ferrier v A Li, S Schubert v P Hill, A Chaffer v J Nicolson, R Walsh v F King
Inky Business v Occupational Health & Rehab Services – B Trivett v M Curran, C Walsh v P Chaffer, C Booth v J Gribble, Y Gottlieb v B Schubert, C Naughton v B Doran
Ocean Shores Glass v Brunswick Heads Pharmacy – G Davis v P Fua, M Virtue v R King, W Knight v N Moon, R Cameron v C Johnston, R James v J Hodges

Monday 9/9/13
Round 3 – Byron Health Foods Comp
Division 1 – 5pm B Trivett v G Davis, M Curran v V Pires, T Kropp v L Tomasella; 5.30pm C Littlewood v L Powell
Division 2 – 5pm P Chaffer v P Jones, C Walsh v S Moon; 5.30pm A Li v S Koop, N Moon v R King
Division 3 – 5pm M Cassidy v R Draper, S Schubert v Y Gottlieb, B Schubert v A Chaffer, J Gribble v C Johnston
Division 4 – 5.30pm G Carter v C McAllister, F King v B Doran; 6.30pm A Cox v C Naughton. J Hodges bye
Division 5 – 5pm R Walsh v T Melin, K Stibbard v R Costinzo

Wednesday 11/9/13
Round 3 – Coastal Voice & Data Comp
The Potato Works v Occupational Health & Rehab Services – T Kropp v M Curran, W Ferrier v P Chaffer, S Schubert v J Gribble, A Chaffer v B Schubert, R Walsh v B Doran
Inky Business v Ocean Shores Glass – B Trivett v G Davis, C Walsh v M Virtue, C Booth v W Knight, Y Gottlieb v R Cameron, C Naughton v R James
Cape Byron Medical Centre v Brunswick Heads Pharmacy – C Littlewood v P Fua, A Li v R King, P Hill v N Moon, J Nicolson v C Johnston, F King v J Hodges
*** Phone 6685 1794 to play.


Brunswick Heads 

Tuesday 3/9/13
Round 14 – Mullum Power Tools Comp
6pm Ravens v Flash, Mangoes v Express. Duty – Kriss Kross
7pm Wilson v Billigoats, Kriss Kross v Bad. Duty – Express

Thursday 5/9/13
Round 2 – Ocean Shores True Value Hardware Comp
6pm Divas v Pandalacticafids, Flukes v Grogmonsters, DKS v Gabes Girls. Duty – Spiked Punch
7pm Dashes v Fireflys, Jumpin’ Jellybeans v Spiked Punch, Exodia v Mango Jam. Chilli Twist & Wam bye

Tuesday 10/9/13
Round 15 – Mullum Power Tools Comp
6pm Kriss Kross v Flash, Wilson v Express. Duty – Ravens
7pm Ravens v Billigoats, Mangoes v Bad. Duty – Wilson

*** New Tuesday 3 a side mixed comp starts24/9/13. Phone 66851794 to play. Beginners welcome



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