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May 14, 2021

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Has anyone bothered to look through the sheeting around the ‘new’ Railway Park in Byron Bay?

I agree with David Hallet in last week’s Echo: it is a monstrosity of concrete.

Our green Council has the gall to call itself ecological, while destroying trees, the Byron Eco Centre, grassy areas, and replacing it all with massive amounts of concrete!

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2 COMMENTS

  1. I love the new revitalised park . Having spent my younger years in that park during the 60s and 70s . I can wholeheartedly say it is much better now than it has been since those early years . The exposed dirty mudcrete has gone with a small increase of concrete that will cut down on maintenance (and appease whinging ratepayers ) . So looking forward to taking my family and visitors to a much more inviting park .

    • You would. On another local media facebook page you made condescending comments of the park users and suggested the park be abandoned and renamed “Goon Park”.

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