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May 20, 2024

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Appeal to locate man missing from Mullumbimby

Police are appealing for public assistance to locate a man missing from Mullumbimby.

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Appeal to locate man missing from Mullumbimby

Police are appealing for public assistance to locate a man missing from Mullumbimby.

Red Devils on fire at top of local rugby league

The Byron Bay Red Devils have made it four out of four across three grades for the 2024 NRRRL...

2022 flood data

The fact that the ‘2022 flood data will not be incorporated’ is appalling, incompetent! As a professional engineer  (PE) who...

Appeal to locate woman missing from Rosebank

Police are appealing for public assistance to locate a woman missing from Rosebank.

Back, bigger and better than ever

Stone & Wood’s annual Festival of the Stone is back, bigger and better than ever on Saturday, 1 June. This year is shaping up to be a huge celebration of community, music and delicious food – all for a good cause.

Northern rivers surfers help Australia win the World Junior Surfing Championships

Fingal Head surfer Dane Henry has won an individual gold to help Australia claim its eighth World Junior Surfing...

It’s climate change, stupid. Not cats that is impacting birds and wildlife. One in six Australian birds are now threatened, according to a major scientific study led by Stephen Garnett of Charles Darwin University, with input from more than 300 bird experts that finds the climate emergency is pushing species closer to extinction.

What really stands out from the action plan is how quickly climate change is impacting our birds. Let us not forget that billions of creatures perished in bushfires. We, and our Government are responsible. We need to change that.

VA Thompson, Byron Bay


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  1. Why protect cats, studies show the millions of wildlife killed by feral cats and other feral species. They add to the losses caused by climate change probably act like a tipping point species can’t recover from. Cats should not be allowed to roam freely if pets despite people saying my cat doesn’t hunt birds or lizards when they don’t have a clue.

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