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May 7, 2021

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Create the opportunity for everyone to follow their dreams

Local dance group Sprung!! is an integrated dance theatre that has built a community program that creates space for...

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Houses without smoke detectors very alarming

Fire & Rescue NSW is always busy and the nation-wide fires in recent years have highlighted the importance and value of our firefighters.

Belongi Spit

John Lazarus, Byron Bay An update on proposed development of the Belongil Spit site, for the information particularly of those...

No air for Ben

Rhonda Ansiewicz, Federal Stop giving Franklin air time. Mayor Richardson, in his usual fashion, joins up with his mate Franklin...

Honouring midwives on their International day

Many of us have a midwife to thank for our safe arrival from the womb, these specialised 'catching' hands are a blessing to both mum and bub in hospitals and in the home.

Correcting the record

Duncan Dey, Greens candidate for mayor 2021–24 I wish to correct the record for those who listened to Thursday’s Council...

Rous Chair Keith Williams looks ahead

Since the Dunoon Dam was shelved, Rous County Council has put a new draft of the Future Water Project...

Jim Nutter, Main ArmVale Hawke

I don’t know what year it was but Bob Hawke was up here to see his daughter Rozzie, and Bill Searle (father of Adam Searle) had invited him home. Bill was a shareholder in the ‘Cosmic Song and Dance Co’ in Upper Main Arm. It was before Bob had entered politics and there was a bunch of us sitting round on the floor.

At one point someone offered him a smoke, which he graciously declined and offered the fact that he was the only member of his family who didn’t smoke.

Onya Hawkie!


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