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April 19, 2021

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Pottsville policing forum asks the hard questions

Members of the Pottsville and Tweed Coast community say that in response to an increase in criminal activity in the area and their request for increased police presence, they were hosting a police presentation at Pottsville.

Other News

Man charged with assault after death at Coffs Harbour

A man will face court today charged with assault as inquiries continue into the death of a man at Coffs Harbour after an altercation on Saturday.

Affordable myth

Patricia Warren, Brunswick Heads There is a ‘myth of affordable housing’ in Byron Shire. Well may councillors lament the lack of ‘affordable...

Interview with Jean Kittson

Comedian, writer, and social commentator Jean Kittson has the ability to distil complex ideas into commonsense. Jean is one of the national treasures in conversation with Mandy Nolan and Fiona O’Loughlin at No Eggs for Breakfast, a comedic chat themed around life beyond fertility! It seemed remiss not to ask Ms Kittson on her take on the debacle that is federal politics and gender equity.

Electricity ‘fun facts’

Anonymous, Ballina I’m surprised that a part of David Lowe’s online article of March 15 slipped under the fact-check radar (‘Tamara Smith...

Professor Graham Samuel says dementia care is personal

In a moving address to the National Press Club in Canberra yesterday, Dementia Australia Chair Professor Graham Samuel AC shared his personal experience of dementia – the anguish, bewilderment, frustration and torment experienced by his mother as she descended into the abyss of the disease.

Rocky Creek Field Day coming in July

As part of the Rural Landholder Initiative, rural landholders in the Rocky Creek area are invited to an Off-stream Watering and Riparian Habitat Field Day.

Falls festival director Brandon Saul, left, with Mark Labrooy and former Masterchef finalist Andy Allen working on the ‘three blue ducks’ restaurant at the festival site over the weekend. Photo Jeff Dawson
Falls festival director Brandon Saul, left, with Mark Labrooy and former Masterchef finalist Andy Allen working on the ‘three blue ducks’ restaurant at the festival site over the weekend. Photo Jeff Dawson

The final touches to the Falls Festival set up were happening on Monday and the site looks surprisingly unaffected by the weekend rain.

Festival director Brandon Saul said ‘just what we needed to settle the dust. Fortunately we were ahead of schedule with our set up, so the much needed rain hasn’t been a problem for us. and the site looks great’.

Former Masterchef finalist Andy Allen and Mark Labrooy were snapped working on the ‘three blue ducks’ (TBD) restaurant at the site.

Legendary in Bronte, TBD will open at the Farm in Ewingsdale early in the New Year.


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