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May 18, 2021

Truck crash affects motorway traffic at Bangalow

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Entertainment in the Byron Shire for the week beginning May 19

‘This Life’ is the first single off Jesse Morris and the Shakedown’s forthcoming and first ever vinyl release titled The Children of the Sun. 

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Development of the Belongil Spit

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Greens mayoral candidate apologises to deputy mayor over Fast Buck$ scandal

The Greens’ Byron Shire mayoral candidate says he’s drafting an apology to current deputy mayor and fellow party member Sarah Ndiaye, after publicly defending a Fast Buck$.

Power outage in Byron Shire

Power supply company Essential Energy says that approximately 1,780 homes and businesses were without supply this morning.

Independent councillor fact-checks housing supply in the Byron Shire

Independent Byron Shire Councillor Cate Coorey won approval from fellow councillors last week for a new reporting regime she says will offer clarification on dwellings approved in the shire.

The Pacific Motorway southbound has been partially closed following a accident near Bangalow Road.

A B-double truck appears to have jack-knifed in the single-vehicle accident.

No one is believed to be injured but emergency services were in the process of attempting to salvage the vehicle late Tuesday afternoon (January 23) with no advice as to when the motorway will fully reopen.


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