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May 17, 2021

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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.

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Bluesfest announces October dates for 2021 festival

After two disappointing cancelations of their event, Bluesfest has announced that they will hold the 2021 festival over the...

Oceans 15 triumphant return


The Ocean Shores Aquatics team have returned home with some great results after a month-long stint at various State...

‘Seven and a bit’ stone

Stone & Wood are thrilled to announce the return of Festival of the Stone to their Byron-based Brewery, Saturday...

Free mental health workshop for Byron businesses

Business owners in Byron Shire are invited to attend a free 'Healthy Mindset' workshop aimed at providing them with resources and tools to improve mental health and wellbeing, as well as the opportunity to connect with other business owners.

Michael Lyon elected as Byron Mayor

Owing to the resignation of former Mayor at the end of April, a vote was held today to replace Simon Richardson, until the next election

A confusion of letters in Ocean Shores

Apparently, there is another Ocean Shores in another part of the world, and they have deer…

Eleanor Ashworth, Lennox Head

With the Amazon burning, I can imagine what the author and journalist Dahr Jamal is feeling.

Dahr Jamal’s book The end of ice is an amazing read, written with passion, wisdom, and honesty. Dahr through his adventures bears witness to our world, a living system that is dying.

Anthropogenic climate disruption is causing the destruction on the balances of earth’s eco-systems and biosphere that enable and maintain life on this planet.

The earth was our first teacher. Did we learn? It is now time for us all to stand up for, love, and connect with, and understand our natural world while we can. To get from our heads to our hearts I recommend this book to everyone.


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