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December 6, 2022

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Interim Lismore GM John Walker withdraws application for GM

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4WD restrictions at South Ballina beach to stay

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Planning for Casino and Urban Growth

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Protests against Violet CoCo’s 15 months imprisonment

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Pod homes for Lismore ready for residents

The Southern Cross University temporary housing site is now officially operational and serving as a home for flood affected Lismore locals.

Robin Harrison, Binna Burra

I just saw Lismore Theatre Group’s stage adaptation of Terry Pratchett’s book ‘Witches Abroad’. It’s no surprise Sir Terry approved of and co-operated with this adaptation. It’s pantomime; the perfect form for his work and an excellent form for the amateur groups it’s written for. Huge kudos to the Lismore Theatre Group for pulling it off a treat. I really enjoyed it.

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  1. The Lismore Theatre Company is had at work upgrading the Theatre. The former mayor of Lismore is involved in that work. Worth a look.

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