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May 25, 2022

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Comment – National Party encumbrance a problem for Liberals in NSW too

There is no shortage of NSW Liberal MPs out in the media warning they could be next to fall in the push from independent candidates that saw a massive shake up of politics in Australia last weekend. 

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Cartoon of the week – 25 May, 2022

The Echo loves your letters and is proud to provide a community forum on the issues that matter most to our readers and the people of the NSW north coast. So don't be a passive reader, send us your epistles.

Corporate beach

Tallow Beach is a great place to walk your dog and it has got a lot busier over the...

$17m in funds for work on crown lands in NSW

If you are involved in managing crown reserve land and facilities then now is the time to get that application in for a share of the $17 million that is available fro the 2022-3 funding round. 

Lismore community

First let me say how incredibly proud, inspired and supported I feel as part of the Lismore and Northern...

Passports

I have been subscribing to The Echo since my daughter moved to Mullumbimby late last year and I visited...

Give up your fire

Mandy Nolan’s article (4 May) suggesting (among other things) we try to avoid heating to reduce emissions is sensible.  A...

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

Up to five times the average rainfall during 2022 in some areas says BOM

The formal record of the extreme rainfall and flooding was released today by the Bureau of Meteorology with some areas of south-east Queensland and north-east New South Wales having five times their monthly average of rain. 

Recognising 50 years of police service

When John 'Jack' Keough moved to Byron Bay police station in 1982 there was still a station sheep that kept the grass down and goats still roamed Cape Byron. Sargent Keough began his career in policing in 1972 when he walked into the Redfern Academy to join the police force. 

The postal vote that never arrived

At 91, there are many things that you can no longer do, but one of the things you still can do is have your voice heard in an election – but not for at least one Byron Shire resident.

Vale big Jez, Mullum troubadour

The Mullumbimby community lost one of the founding fathers of its counter culture last Thursday, when Graham Chambers, better known as Jerry De Munga, passed away at his home with the love and care of wife Chrissy, family and close friends.