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March 3, 2021

Highway hold-up at Tabbimoble

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The Traffic Management Bureau reports a traffic hold-up on the Pacific Highway at Tabbimoble, south of Ballina, closing one lane of traffic.

A truck has broken down in one of the northbound lanes, and emergency services are in attendance.

Northbound drivers are advised to reduce speed and exercise caution.


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Entertainment in the Byron Shire and beyond for the week beginning 3 March, 2021

Entertainment in the Byron Shire and beyond for the week beginning 3 March, 2021