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Hospital staff want to park for free while they work

It seems that Lismore Base isn’t the only hospital whose workers would like to park their cars for free while they work.

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Mt Warning ban

Chris Gee, Byron Bay Indigenous readers be advised that the following letter contains references to persons deceased. I read with some...

Ready for Byron’s latest massive development on Jonson St?

The changing face of Byron as Gold Coast and Sydney developers move in to recreate the look and feel of the town with intense development proposals.

Belongil beach hut

L S Lambert, Byron Bay The illegal building on Belongil Beach (Letters, 12 February) is a permanent structure with no...

Motion to save Lennox pavilion fails

Ballina Cr Eoin Johnston's attempt to save the seventy year old weather shed at Lennox Head went down at council's meeting yesterday, attracting only one other councillor's support.

Hospital staff want to park for free while they work

It seems that Lismore Base isn’t the only hospital whose workers would like to park their cars for free while they work.

Music fest aims to be COVID-19 recovery event

Byron Bay could host a two-day, beachside music and arts festival in June this year, after an application to hold the event was lodged with Byron Council.

New northern rivers resident Andrew Morris will play at Fingal Head in the lead-up to the new year.

Morris has been busy of late travelling the country as guitar-slinger for Australian music legend Bernard Fanning, and in between he has been touring in support of American folk hero Charlie Parr, and also with Gomez frontman Ian Ball.

andrew-morris-Morris is looking forward to spending some time in his newly adopted home region over the summer performing shows and working on his new solo record at his home studio.

See Andrew this Saturday at the Sheoak Shack in Fingal Head.

Find this and many other great gigs in Echonetdaily’s North Coast Gig Guide.

 

 

 


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