16.5 C
Byron Shire
May 26, 2024

Bundjalung Market in Kyogle

Latest News

Surfing on the spectrum – free fun for everyone at Lennox and Byron this Sunday

Ocean Heroes will be giving children who are on the autism spectrum the chance to experience what it is like to be in the ocean on a surfboard this Saturday at Lennox Head and Sunday in Byron Bay.

Other News

Getting groovy with Ino

Originally from NZ, Ino Pio is proud to have called the Northern Rivers home for the last decade. When visiting Byron Bay or Ballina you will be sure to see him playing around town.

Stone & Wood wins at Australian International Beer Awards

Stone & Wood Brewing are proud to announce a big win at the Melbourne Royal Australian International Beer Awards held last night, with the brewery’s Big Pale Ale taking home the title of Champion Australian Beer. Big Pale Ale also took out the Best Australian Pale Ale category.

Renewed?

The latest information supplied from Byron Shire’s Water and Recycling on future operational plans contains the term ‘renew’ numerous...

Appeal to locate man missing from Mullumbimby

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

Spice Palace: a mecca for Middle Eastern dips and spice mixes

Victoria Cosford The business was a natural fit for Bec and Tom, new owners for the past few months, of...

Contraband, Chile’s 9/11 and black ops 

Putting the life of local adventurer Chris Dewhirst into print would be no easy task. But he’s managed to do it, in part, with Everest Guns & Money.

Art on Bundjalung Market is coming to Kyogle on Saturday 22 October.

The region’s favourite Art on Bundjalung Market is coming to Kyogle on Saturday 22 October. The event will be taking over Stratheden St from 9am till 3pm to celebrate the creative cultural heritage of the Bundjalung region.

This year’s impressive lineup of stallholders will feature authentic Indigenous artefacts, homewares, ceramics, original paintings and prints, jewellery, clothing, and weaving, plus a collection of traditional native bush teas, preserves, and bush tucker.

The event also features a weaving workshop plus a full cultural program including a Welcome to Country, live music, and dance performances, plus spoken word performances. There will also be delicious food stalls plus face painting and kids’ activities.

Arts Northern Rivers Indigenous Arts officer Kylie Caldwell says the event is a unique opportunity to meet a variety of talented Indigenous artists, artisans, and craft makers who are selling and sharing their creations directly to you. ‘Everyone to welcome to join us in enjoying Kyogle for the day – it is a charming country town that is hosting an exciting day for our Bundjalung region. You will hear our stories and celebrate our thriving culture.’

To learn more about the event and the stallholders visit artonbundjalung.com/2022.


Support The Echo

Keeping the community together and the community voice loud and clear is what The Echo is about. More than ever we need your help to keep this voice alive and thriving in the community.

Like all businesses we are struggling to keep food on the table of all our local and hard working journalists, artists, sales, delivery and drudges who keep the news coming out to you both in the newspaper and online. If you can spare a few dollars a week – or maybe more – we would appreciate all the support you are able to give to keep the voice of independent, local journalism alive.

LEAVE A REPLY

Please enter your comment!
Please enter your name here

Wardell landowners asked to support fire ant eradication

Nearly 900 Wardell properties require treatment for fire ants, but the eradication team needs permission from each landowner.

The Darling Muffs of May need your help to reach fundraising target

Raising money to support frontline services for women who are homeless or at risk of homelessness has been the driving force behind the Darling Muffs of May’s fundraising this year.

Why does Iron Gates developer get another bite at the DA?

Locals, concerned residents and other parties were left in the dark for the first 15 minutes of the Iron Gates (Goldcoral Pty Ltd) Land...

Death and Dying expo May 25

On Saturday May 25, a free Death and Dying expo will be held at the Mullumbimby Civic Hall from 10am-2pm.