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Update: Main Arm raids… The police are in Mullum!

After several reports today from readers that there is a 'massive drug operation' and a 'gun and drug unit from Parramatta!', an intrepid Echonetdaily drudge wandered over to Barry Lomath Oval next to the skate park and netball courts in Mullum.

Da mountain

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Police confirm Main Arm drug operation

NSW Police have finally confirmed what pretty much every one in Main Arm already knows – they are conducting drug operations in the north of the Shire.

Interview with James McMillan, founder of the Byron Surf Festival

With the Byron Bay Surf Festival just days away, founder James McMillan took a few minutes to talk to Seven about the awesome things planned for the coming weekend.

Andrew Bennett, Murwillumbah.

What a fantastic day it was for like-minded people to share World Environment Day at Knox Park in Murwillumbah.

A great deal of thanks to the organizers of this event especially Ari Ehrlich of the Caldera Environment Centre who worked tirelessly before and after the event in assuring the festivities were a success.

‘Connecting People to Nature’, was the theme for World Environment Day 2017, imploring us to get outdoors and into nature, to appreciate its beauty and its importance, and to take forward the call to protect the Earth that we share.

A single consciousness was felt amongst the crowd whilst agreeing to keep up the efforts to protect our fragile environment.


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