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Byron Shire
June 22, 2021

Music and Culture for Byron Shire for the week beginning, 28 April 2020

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Appeal to locate elderly missing woman – Ballina

Police are appealing for public assistance to locate an elderly woman missing on the state's North Coast area.

Other News

Byron triathletes maintain impressive form to take second spot

The Byron Bay ‘Breakers’ Triathlon Club finished their season with an impressive and highly respectable second in the Forager North Coast Interclub Series.

Mental health workshop for girls in Lennox

The mental health organisation Beautiful Minds is holding a one day workshop for pre-teen girls in Lennox Head on Sunday 27 June 2021.

Massive multi-dwelling Paterson Street DA before Planning Panel

The Northern Regional Planning Panel (NRPP), an unelected consent authority that overrides Council decision making, will be considering a...

Mandy Nolan’s Soapbox: Climate Change, Coal and the Flushing Toilet

Sometimes I wonder why people seem to have stopped caring about climate change. Is it because it’s too big? Is it because we have a Prime Minister who is in a dirty love triangle with coal and gas? Or is it the convenience of the flushing toilet?

Save Waterlily park

Tina Petroff, Waterlily Playscape Inc. For decades our local voluntary committees in Ocean Shores (OS) have fought for basic needs for...

Interview with Chris Cheney, lead vocalist of The Living End

The Living End are truly Rock Royalty. Formed in 1994 in Melbourne, it was 1997 when the band blasted through with their double A side single featuring ‘Prisoner of Society’ and ‘Second Solution’ – songs that have become festival anthems around the world. This five times ARIA-winning band are one of the Aussie treasures playing at Bluesfest this October.

Cunning stunts PJ Party

DJs & PJs! Dancing in Your Pajamas!

The good people of Cunning Stunts know how to lift spirits – the team behind Curious and Nudge are presenting a FREE live DJ mix-and-stream full of fun, joy and dance shenanigans, on Saturday 2 May! Streaming live on Facebook, this event is in line with the ethos of all their events, and will include a Girl’s Head Shave to raise funds for charity.
Maya Sutton, who just turned 14, will shave off her hair to raise funds for local youth charity Headspace, Tweed Heads. The head shave will be performed live on camera during the Cunning Stunts Pajamas #2 live stream. With four planned stages to the shave; join in to witness live – The Mullet, The Bowl Cut, The Mohawk, and the final Buzz Cut.
Young people’s mental health has been particularly affected by lockdown and social distancing. Headspace centres and services operate across Australia, in metro, regional and rural areas, supporting young Australians and their families to be mentally healthy and engaged in their communities. Headspace is committed to embracing diversity and eliminating all forms of discrimination in the provision of health services.
Cunning Stunts resident DJs, Lord Sut and Dale Stephen, will be providing the live DJ mix from the Cunning Stunts studio. There will be a prize for the best dressed Pajamas attendee. Entry is via submitting your photo to either the Cunning Stunts Facebook page or the Pajamas event page.
During the live stream you can also chat with the Cunning Stunts community, turn up the music for a dance at home with your loved ones, or just bask in all the joy emanating from your speakers – dressed in your best PJs of course.
Broadcasting Live 6–9pm on Saturday 2 May, at
www.facebook.com/cunningstuntevents/live/
Donate for Headspace head shave via paypal by 4 May – paypal.me/cunningstunts or bank transfer to Darren Sutton, BSB 062197 A/C 10207942 using the description ‘Pajamas’.


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Mandy Nolan’s Soapbox: Climate Change, Coal and the Flushing Toilet

Sometimes I wonder why people seem to have stopped caring about climate change. Is it because it’s too big? Is it because we have a Prime Minister who is in a dirty love triangle with coal and gas? Or is it the convenience of the flushing toilet?

Entertainment in the Byron Shire for the Week Begining 23 June, 2021

A dazzling array of talent to be seen live, in and around the Byron Shire

The Sourdough Chick rises to the occasion!

When you talk to Susann Wiedermann, her passion for sourdough is clearly evident. She describes the world of sourdough as like ‘falling down a...

Frida’s Field winter menu

  If you’re thinking of a long lunch on Friday, Saturday or Sunday, out in the country with a beautiful outlook across the fields, then...