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Comment: Vigil for Canadian genocide that resonates closer to home

Yesterday, in solidarity with the Indigenous Peoples of Canada, members of the Tweed community held a ceremony at the Sacred Heart Church in Murwillumbah.

Other News

Nurses and midwives rally during Health Inquiry in Lismore

Nurses and midwives will be holding lunchtime rallies across the Northern Rivers calling for nurse-to-patient ratios and highlighting widespread issues being exposed at the rural health inquiry, which is due to hear submissions today in Lismore.

Professor Offord makes Queen’s Birthday Honours List

Ocean Shores resident and Emeritus Professor, Baden Offord, has been named on the Queen’s Birthday 2021 Honours List, ‘For distinguished service to tertiary education in the field of human rights, social justice, and cultural diversity’.

More bullying stories emerge in Lismore

Since local woman Sally Flannery decided to quit the Lismore City Council race, more stories of harassment and attacks have emerged, affecting councillors and others across the political spectrum.

The Sourdough Chick rises to the occasion!

When you talk to Susann Wiedermann, her passion for sourdough is clearly evident. She describes the world of sourdough...

Two mumma koalas with joeys hit on Terranora Road

Tweed Council is warning motorists that koalas are on the move and is asking drivers to take extra caution through new koala zones marked on Terranora Road, following several sightings and two accidents involving the much-loved marsupials in recent weeks. 

Bad news

Raphael Lee Cass, Byron Bay I’ve taken umbrage with the expression, ‘fake news,’ – proud of our Echo – but...

The Bangalow Perspective

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


Bangalow Wash House BKA Architecture Ninbella Bangalow Farmers Market Byron Jerky Aura-Soma Bangalow Shoemaking

 

Bangalow Wash House

1. 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.

0412 302 246
Cnr Station St & Blackwell Alley


BKA Architecture

2. BKA Architecture

BKA is an architectural team committed to empowering people through architecture. They respond with sensitivity to each unique context, client, and budgetary need.

0417 415 474
www.bka.com.au
Suite 1/10 Station Street


Ninbella

3. Ninbella

Naata Nungurrayi is a respected senior elder and is recognised as a highly important artist in the Kintore women’s artist movement. 
The Soakage, 100cm x 51cm, Naata Nungurrayi, Kintore NT 1999.

6687 1936
www.ninbella.com
19A Byron Street


Bangalow Farmers Market

4. 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!

byronfarmersmarket.com.au/bangalow
Behind Bangalow Hotel


Byron Jerky

5. Byron Jerky

Sourcing local 100 per cent grass-fed beef, they say no to chemicals, nitrates, and other unnecessary additives to produce a pure and healthy product that tastes great!

6687 0500
www.byronjerky.com
10 Dudgeons Lane


Aura Soma

6. Aura-Soma

Aura-Soma is a system of colour, plant, and crystal energies. These beautiful colour combinations can help you to reveal the complete you, helping you integrate into this life.

0448 632 636
www.aura-soma.com
www.aura-soma-australia.com
14 Station Street


Bangalow Shoemaking

7. 
Bangalow Shoemaking

Whether it’s a book cover, belt, or pair of boots Rachel can give you a quote for making it. Or come to one of her classes and make it yourself! 
bangalowshoemaking.com | 0403 721 840
26 Bugam Place, Bangalow Industrial Estate.

bangalowshoemaking.com
0403 721 840
26 Bugam Place, Bangalow Industrial Estate

Community Byron announces Council ticket

Sitting independent Councillor, Cate Coorey, has announced her ticket for the 2021 Byron Shire Council elections, to be held September 4.

Tom Tabart and Sarah Ndiaye

Jenny Coman, Former Byron Shire Councillor, Bangalow I fail to see what part of Tom Tabart’s recent letter (2 June) to The Echo regarding Sarah Ndiaye’s AVO against...

Catchin’ the Writers Festival Train

Byron Writers Festival 2021 (6–8 August) has revealed a program of more than 150 celebrated authors and commentators, as well as powerful new voices to mark its 25th anniversary.

Linda Vidler Memorial Park Masterplan

Linda Vidler Park The Masterplan for the Linda Vidler Memorial Park, Suffolk Park, is currently on display with submissions closing in the first week of...