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The CWA turns 100 – There will be scones!

Within 24 hours of its establishment on April 20, 1922, Country Women’s Association (CWA) members began lobbying relevant government ministers for better services for women and children, and that has been their mission ever since.  

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Potholes

Who’s with me in launching a class action against Byron and Lismore councils for compensation for us hapless ratepayers...

Domestic v Wild

Tragically so much of our natural wildlife is at risk. ‘Dead’ zones along New Brighton Road, Old New Brighton...

Mullum locals protest flood-prone pod site

Around 40–50 locals gathered outside the Byron Shire Council chambers this morning to highlight the risks of, and lack of due process around, the selection of the flood accommodation pod site in Mullumbimby.

NSW bans public display of Nazi symbol

In an historic moment a new law making it a criminal offence to knowingly display a Nazi symbol in public without a reasonable excuse, has passed NSW Parliament yesterday.

Julian Assange 

Thanks to everyone who signed the petition to Prime Minister Anthony Albanese asking him to speak to the UK...

Tweed Council refuse aged care facility Tweed Heads

The proposed aged care facility at Caloola Drive Tweed Heads (DA20/0712) was refused at the Tweed Shire Council meeting last Thursday.

We are delighted to share the news that Australia will attend the first Meeting of State Parties to the Treaty on the Prohibition of Nuclear Weapons, in Vienna, as an observer.

Federal Member for Macquarie, Susan Templeman MP, will head up Australia’s delegation. She stated to ICAN in 2022, ‘I’ve been committed to this for as long as I can remember’.

An open letter to Prime Minister Albanese, calling on him to join the TPNW, signed by 55 former Australian Ambassadors and High Commissioners was been released 20 June, 2022.

There is hope yet, for a ‘Nuclear Weapons Free Future’.

Deborah & Mick Stacey, Ballina 


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  1. We had a nuclear free past, the wars kept getting bigger and bigger. Funny how things calmed down once the big players all got nukes.

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