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May 13, 2021

Extinction worry

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Locals question placing homes in areas of inundation risk

It is where the community fought off Club Med and it is once again in the spotlight as the current owners, Elements, are seeking to have the zoning of the environmentally sensitive area in Bayshore Drive changed from tourism to residential

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It’s D-Day for Byron’s Marvell Street DA

Will a controversial hotel development in central Byron that exceeds both height and floor space limits be given conditional approval at this week’s Byron Council meeting?

Assange’s father to beg Biden for son’s freedom

John Shipton, father of detained WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange, says he’ll return to the United States to ask President Joe Biden to drop legal action against his son.

‘Endless land releases’ not the solution for Byron’s housing crisis, says Labor mayor hopeful

Northern Rivers-based trade unionist and MBA student Asren Pugh has announced his candidature for Byron Shire Mayor in September’s local government elections on behalf of Country Labor. 

Father and son win first sailing race

Sixteen boats competed in the Tweed Valley Sailing Club’s race day earlier this month in a 10-12 knot breeze that suited newcomers to the sport well.

Linnaeus Estate DA raises concerns for residents

Community concern over the current development application (DA: 10.2021.170.1) for Linnaeus Estate in Broken Head has led to detailed analysis of the DA.

Re Netflix

David Gilet, Byron Bay You would have to say that the Byron district has more than its fair share of wankers,...

Vyvyan Stott, Federal

Many are worried about extinction. But how do we stop 7 billion humans beings ruining the planet?

Ironically, as we near the edge of the apocalyptic precipice the western world is speedily abandoning the remains of its ancestral spirituality. Who can be bothered to spend even one hour a week giving thanks to the creator?

Byron Shire, a last stronghold of health, freedom, dense forests and independent thinking, is beseiged by GoldCoastification, microwave towers, mobile phone zombies, Middle Eastern multimillionaires, vaccine bullies etc.

The book of Revelation reads that the Almighty ‘shall destroy those who destroy the earth’.

We can play our part by stopping disobeying the divine Scriptural law, from which our common-law heritage is derived.


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