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April 23, 2021

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Tweed Council to write to government for more housing support

With a shortage of affordable housing in most areas of the Far North Coast, it is not surprising that Tweed is also feeling the pinch and Council has declared a housing emergency in the area owing to a lack of availability and affordability.

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Tweed Council to write to government for more housing support

With a shortage of affordable housing in most areas of the Far North Coast, it is not surprising that Tweed is also feeling the pinch and Council has declared a housing emergency in the area owing to a lack of availability and affordability.

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Byron Drag Racers World Record

The local AAA Racing motorcycle team have set a new world record in 100cc class, as well as a top national speed in 50cc class at the recent Australian Speed Week held at Salt Lake Gairdner, South Australia.

Government bullying and hidden agendas

Frank Ball, Tweed Heads The treatment of Christine Holgate while CEO of Australia Post is nothing short of scandalous. Not only...

Ross and Shaun ‘set the green alight’. Photo Contributed
Ross and Shaun ‘set the green alight’. Photo Contributed

Ross Graham and Shaun Doherty won the 2016 Minor Pairs Championship at the Mullumbimby Ex-Services Bowling club last Sunday.

The duo claimed the championship win after taking the last five ends of their game against T Creighton and Bernie O’Hearn, who were leading at one stage after a mid-game revival.

Coopers Twilight Corporate Bowls

Pool A: Toads @ Leisure has slipped away to 61 from Ben Leeson Mechanical on 60, followed by Bruns Bums 51, In Line Carpentry 45, Can’t Nail us Down, Defending Champions, SJE, KPR and Bananarama all on 44, Men of Steel and Ken Ryan Plastering (missing Kenny badly) 42, Country Fine Lads 40, Pen Pushers 36 and Mr Plug on 35.

Pool B: The Lifters lead on 56 chased by Dunno and Unco-operatives 54, Tyrepower Jems and Stay True 52, IGA Invincibles 50, Team Cobbers 47, Brew Crew 45, Team Sassy 41, 5 Blind Mice 39, Snack Bar and Grill 38, High Rollers and Take a Dump 35, Mullum Brake and Exhaust with the brakes on at 34.

Social Competition (October 20): M Nicholls and M Esau 32 defeated J Canabou and G Porter 13.

B Ball, Flesser and Roberts (daily winner) 23 defeated P Brassington and L Henry 16.

T Baggio, E Boyter and K Roberts 20 defeated H McIlwain and A Bartlett 10.


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