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March 5, 2021

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Nimbin medicinal cannabis event, March 27

Two experienced medical cannabis doctors and a retired magistrate who is passionate about changing the drug driving rules will take part in the MEDICAN gathering in Nimbin.

Other News

Blue-green algae amber alert still active at Uki

Last Thursday Tweed Shire Council issued an amber alert for blue-green algae in the Tweed River at Uki, with Clarrie Hall Dam remaining on a green alert. This morning they say the alerts are still active.

Rapey Liberal culture is their undoing

Former Liberal staffer Brittany Higgins’ steel-eyed testimony around rape allegations saw spiders crawl from under rocks and spread in all directions last week. 

Byron Wildlife Hospital’s DA up for public comment

A development application for the mobile Byron Bay Wildlife Hospital is now before the public.

‘Groundhog Day’ shifts Splendour to November

Splendour in the Grass 2021 organisers say that Groundhog Day jokes aside, the festival will be rescheduled for a late spring edition, from Friday 19 to Sunday 21 November.

Soli becalmed in NSW Pro surf series

Local surfer Soli Bailey has finished in second place at the Mad Mex Maroubra Pro World Surf League Qualifying Series event held at Sydney’s Maroubra beach last weekend.

Missing teen located safe and well near Tweed Heads

A teen missing in the state’s North has been located safe and well.

Tony Abbott and the rest of the Liberal candidates are curling up in a corner and making themselves small targets, expecting to be swept into office on a wave of distaste for the Labor Party.

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1 COMMENT

  1. I haven’t noticed Abbott or his colleague ‘hiding away in a corner’ at all. Just because Abbott has refused to be harangued by some selected ABC audience of lefties, bussed in from the unis to fill the Q&A auditorium is just smart thinking. After all, Rudd has always refused to go on the Alan Jones program to avoid a hostile reception.

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Suffolk Park residents pressure councillors over pump track

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Byron Wildlife Hospital’s DA up for public comment

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