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Will Byron kids help to regenerate public land?

Byron school students could take part in regular community tree plantings on land owned by Byron Council as a way of learning about bush regeneration and acting on climate change.

Vale George Davidson OAM former Tweed Shire Councillor

A funeral will be held today for George Davidson OAM who was once a Tweed Shire Councillor and a passionate advocate for the Tweed.

Man hit by truck in Tweed dies

About 11.30am (Wednesday, 24 May), emergency services were called to the M1 at Chinderah, following reports a man had been struck by a truck.

Political comment: International revolving doors

Corruption takes many forms, and has become more refined since the days of brown paper bags. In Australia, we have lobbyists, interests and politicians, with the traditional dividing lines between these three now all but invisible, and numerous examples of people moving from one position to another, and then back again, as they prioritise personal gain over what's best for the country.

Kinship Festival marks the beginning of Reconciliation Week in Tweed

Starting off this year's Reconciliation Week in Tweed is the Kinship Festival at Murwillumbah this Saturday. 

Annie Pollard from Cabarita Dune Care with a swag of KAB awards in Sydney.
Annie Pollard from Cabarita Dune Care with a swag of KAB awards in Sydney.

Volunteers among the Tweed Coast communities of Fingal Head and Bogangar/Cabarita are celebrating their wins in the Keep Australia Beautiful State Awards announced in Sydney earlier this month.

Fingal Head Coastcare won six awards: Community Partnerships, Young Legends and highly commended in Environmental Protection, Environmental Education, Cultural Heritage and Litter Reduction.

Cabarita Dune Care won the Safety and Services award and were highly commended (runners up) in Community Partnerships.

 


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