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May 14, 2021

Stories in the Club returns

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Power outage in Byron Shire

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

Other News

Marvell Hall’s ‘Dangerously Poetic’ fundraiser

This Sunday Marvell Hall will host a tribute to some of the street-named fellows with poetry, music and portraits as a fundraiser for the hall.

NewsCorp announces August revival of regional news print in QLD

Less than a week after the two major NewsCorp-owned outlets on the Northern Rivers lost their websites and redirected readers via The Daily Telegraph (TDT), sister publications in Queensland announced almost the opposite.

War The Bloody Hell Are You?

When faced with potential conflict, why are we abandoning the strategy that’s worked in the past for one that will definitely fail?

MAYDAY – MAYDAY – One hundred years ago today

One hundred years ago this week, around noon on Saturday 14 May 1921, the 2,000 tonne steamship Wollongbar ran aground on Belongil beach.

Go straight to the source on the Future Water Project

Rous County Council has announced a series of information days to be held this month where the community can ‘drop in’ and find out more about the revised draft Future Water Project 2060.

Developers push swamp boundaries – will council push back?

It has once again been left to residents to raise serious issues in relation to a development application (DA) that is pushing to overdevelop at 6 Keats Street, Byron Bay at the expense of the environment, in particular the Cumbebin Swamp.

Mark Swivel is one of the guest story tellers on Sunday Feb 10 at Stories in the Club

Three guest tellers who will speak at the Stories in the Club on February 10 at the Mullum Services Club are Lyn Carson, Jim Tait, and Mark Swivel.

Organiser Jenni Cargill-Strong says the theme will be ‘What Do You Stand For?’

Featured speakers are newDemocracy founder and academic Lyn Carson. NewDemocracy is an independent, non-partisan research and development organisation.

Mark Swivel runs community legal clinic Barefoot Law and is founder of the political party Together. Mark also moonlights as MC  for Dustyesky. Last year he published Making Australia Slightly Better Than Average Again and will be running as a senate candidate for NSW in the 2019 federal election.

Jim Tait will tell the story of what motivated him to also form a new political party.

His concern for the emerging climate emergency led to his establishing Independents for Climate Action Now (ICAN).

He will be running as a senate candidate for NSW in the 2019 federal election.

The event starts at 4pm and finishes at 5.30pm. For more info visit www.storytree.com.au.


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