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Healing after birth

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Saddle Road land snapped up for $10m

A picturesque property in Brunswick Heads that was once slated to become an eco-village may become a light industrial precinct after the owners sold it to a developer for $10 million. 

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Byron Shire residents urged to get tested

Fragments of the COVID-19 virus have been found in the Byron Bay sewerage treatment plant (STP) that services Byron Bay, Broken Head, Suffolk Park, Wategos, and Sunrise areas and the Northern NSW Local Health District (NNSWHD) are asking residents and visitors to get tested at the first sign of any symptoms.

MP steps into Dunoon Dam debate as county council defends and defies

The Rous County Council has again voted against including a new dam in future water security investigations but new state political pressure suggests the debate is far from over.

Saddle Road land snapped up for $10m

A picturesque property in Brunswick Heads that was once slated to become an eco-village may become a light industrial precinct after the owners sold it to a developer for $10 million. 

Why the rush?

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Our water future – Rous County Council

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Local government elections postponed – again

NSW local government elections are postponed again due to the pandemic.

Lara Martin, Byron Bay

The Byron Shire has over 300 babies born each year, while most of these births turn out as hoped for, many births leave mothers and fathers in a state of shock and grief.

Birth matters to families no matter how many weeks, months or years have past.

Mothers in our community are suffering in silence and shame amongst a backdrop of the highly praised ‘natural birth’.

When having given birth to your baby doesn’t go to plan it can be devastating.

Lara Martin and Angela Fitzgerald aim to gently guide mothers in integration, new insights and healing after a disappointing birth no matter what it looks like on paper or how long ago it was.

The next monthly Healing After Birth circle will be held on Thursday June 30 at Red Tent Yoga in Byron Bay at 11.30 to 1 pm, for more information email Lara [email protected].

 


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