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April 23, 2021

Latest News

Tweed Council to write to government for more housing support

With a shortage of affordable housing in most areas of the Far North Coast, it is not surprising that Tweed is also feeling the pinch and Council has declared a housing emergency in the area owing to a lack of availability and affordability.

Other News

A bouquet for Lilac House

L Jenkins, Byron Bay Nicole Habrecht should receive free paint and brushes and a pat on the back from Council for...

Cartoon of the week – 21 April, 2021

We love to receive letters, but not every letter will be published; the publication of letters is at the discretion of the online and print letters editors.

Byron Drag Racers World Record

The local AAA Racing motorcycle team have set a new world record in 100cc class, as well as a top national speed in 50cc class at the recent Australian Speed Week held at Salt Lake Gairdner, South Australia.

MardiGrass is on and Nimbin is ready to roll

The recent cancellation of Bluesfest sent a shiver up the spine of MardiGrass host Michael Balderstone, as visions of the same fate awaiting the annual protest at Nimbin came too close for comfort.

Could pyrolysis help solve the plastics crisis?

Philippe Dupuy from the Lismore Environment Centre thinks there is a role for pyrolysis technology in dealing with the global plastic waste dilemma, with new technology making it possible to turn plastic waste into a useful resource.

Remembering Peter Warner

Ballina's legendary man of the sea Peter Warner died doing what he loved best, sailing, during an attempted crossing of the Ballina Bar in rough conditions last week. He was ninety years old.

The Bangalow Perspective

Come enjoy the Bangalow Perspective with us. Discover the practical, eclectic, creative, chic, unique, and elegant offerings of Bangalow and Newrybar.

CMJ Legal Bangalow Wash House Bangalow Farmers Market Island Luxe Castrikum Adams Legal Humpy Co Zentveld’s Coffee

CMJ Legal

1. CMJ Legal

A progressive and dynamic law firm providing personalised services across broad areas of law. Technical expertise, local knowledge and innovative solutions enable them to deliver excellent results for their clients.

16 Byron Street

6687 0660

[email protected]

www.cmjlegal.com.au


Bangalow Wash House

2. Bangalow Wash House

Open 24 hours. New large front loaders / dryers. Now with Tap & Go. Change-machine and powder dispenser onsite. Self-serve and serviced laundry available.

Cnr Station St & Blackwell Alley

0412 302 246


Bangalow Farmers Market

3. Bangalow Farmers Market

Every Saturday 7–11am behind the pub. Freshest produce direct from local farmers, including seasonal fruit and vegetables, pasture-raised meat and eggs, artisan cheese and bread, nuts, honey, rice, pasta, and more!

Behind Bangalow Hotel

byronfarmersmarket.com.au/bangalow


Island Luxe

4. Island Luxe

Two distinct locations, two unique experiences.

Unique and exclusive fashion, homewares, furniture and accessories that recreate a luxurious holiday lifestyle.

62 Byron Street

6687 1605

@islandluxeofficial


Castrikum Adams Legal

5. Castrikum Adams Legal

For all your estate planning needs: Wills, Powers of Attorney & Appointments of Enduring Guardian. They can visit you in Bangalow or surrounds and they love a cuppa and chat.

49 Rankin Dr

6687 1684

0411 180 907

[email protected]


Humpy Co

6. Humpy Co

Humpy Co. produces relocatable flat pack pods. Visit the Display Village from Tues–Sat, 9am–4pm to see the beautifully and cleverly designed pods in person, or call 1300 486 792.

Bugam Place, Bangalow

humpyco.com


Zentveld’s Coffee

7. Zentveld’s Coffee

Roastery Door open Monday to Friday for wholesale cafe supplies and keen coffee enthusiasts. Take home rare organic local coffee, fine blends, teas, chocolate beans and their coffee blossom honey.

193 Broken Head Road Newrybar.

6687 2045

zentvelds.com.au

Simon Richardson steps down as Byron Shire Mayor

In an eventful day for Byron Shire Council, pot-stirrer Fast Buck$ was ejected from the council chambers yesterday and later Cr Simon Richardson announced that he will be stepping down as mayor from the end of next week.

Pay parking for Lennox Head?

Yesterday's Ballina Shire Council meeting saw councillors raise the spectre of paid parking at Lennox Head, and possibly elsewhere in the shire.

They will not be forgotten…

In the wake of the pandemic restrictions, ANZAC Day will be commemorated in a COVID safe fashion and some areas will ask residents to...

East Ballina Lions desperately needs new members

East Ballina Lions Club has given over thirty years of service to numerous community programs and initiatives, but if it doesn't get more members soon, it will have to close.