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Boat people we are

We here in this country, now called Australia, need to be reminded that we started off as ‘boat people’. The...

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Community the big winner at Rotary Duck Race

The Richmond River at Fawcett Park in Ballina was full of colour on the weekend for the 30th Rotary Duck Race. The event has raised a quarter of a million dollars for charity over its history in Ballina.

Astrological gravitas

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1,051 new cases of COVID-19 for Northern Rivers

The Northern NSW Local Health District (NNSWLHD) saw 1,051 new cases of COVID-19 were confirmed to 8pm last night...

It is The Byron Shire Quiz!

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Hospitals under strain

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Reform needed to deliver electric trucks in Australia

With the aim of getting more electric-powered trucks on Australian roads, the Electric Vehicle Council and the Australian Trucking Association have collaborated to develop the policies necessary to drive Australian trucking into an electric future.

Was down at the Equestrian Centre, a few of the horses said they wouldn’t take Invermectin and wanted AstraZeneca instead. I think they were influenced by the new Head of Stables who appears to have got his job by shamelessly exploiting the Right to Life of Worms vote. I told the horses that AstraZeneca doesn’t kill worms, but they still said ‘neigh’.

John Lazarus, Byron Bay 


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1 COMMENT

  1. Worm warning! And all this happened in a government parking-plot-stop! Just learn
    the alphabet from A to Z, horse. Be kind to all captives – both sides. You won’t know
    what you’ve got until it’s gone or done us all in. Them’s the times … time for a new
    baby-sitting Granny.

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