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October 24, 2021

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COVID update: two new cases in Lismore and fragments in Byron’s STP

The Northern NSW Local Health District, Lynne Weir, today say that two new cases of COVID-19 have been reported for the District to 8pm, 23 October.

Other News

The Rebels and the Wraiths visit Nationals: ‘We are facing a planetary crisis’

As part of a fortnight of climate actions and protests with the Extinction Rebellion, over 30 activists visited MP Kevin Hogan’s office in Lismore yesterday pushing ghostly empty white prams.

Cr Darlene Cook: ‘working to restore accountability and trust in our Council’

Current Lismore Councillor Darlene Cook has served one term on Lismore Council and at the December LGA election, she plans to run for Mayor.

Big Rob: ‘no comment’

The 2021 NSW Local Government elections will be held on Saturday, 04 December, 2021. Candidates have until noon on Wednesday, November 3 to register with the NSW Electoral Commission.

The Great Reopening

S Haslam What a time to go out in Byron – easy to park and, for the shy retiring types...

Government secrecy around health advice defended by local Nats MP

The NSW Liberal-Nationals government’s attempt to block transparency around its health advice with the COVID-19 outbreak in Sydney last June will now become public.

Teacher vax

Dear teachers and community members. I have recently received an email from within my school community that asks me...

Flow hive could be sweetener for bee healthEver thought you’d like to learn more about bees? Eden at Byron are harvesting honey from their flow hive for the first time this Saturday 1 April and have decided that they are going to make it all about the bee.

The honey harvest will begin at 9.30am and flow hive inventor Cedar Anderson will be on hand to share in the excitement. Cedar will then take the chance to talk about the flow hive, its invention and management.

Families are welcome. There will be seed planting and colouring in along with a range of experts talking on topics. There will giveaways throughout the day and talks will cover looking after bees in your garden, sustainable gardening and soil health to the importance of the over 1660 native Australian bees and how to make your garden bee friendly.

For more information click here


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COVID-19 update: 5 new cases in the NNSWLHD

Northern NSW Local Health District, Acting Chief Executive, Lynne Weir, says there were five new cases of COVID-19 reported for the District to 8pm last night, 21 October.