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Primex Sustainable Farming and Primary Industries Expo new date confirmed

After being postponed due to the flooding and ongoing wet weather the 2022 Primex Sustainable Farming and Primary Industries Expo and will now go ahead on November 10–12.

Other News

Saving Old-growth Trees on NSW’s own good advice

In the hope of making the New South Wales government take its own good advice, the North East Forest Alliance (NEFA) is today launching its Save Old-growth Trees campaign.

Who gets a voice?

After my tirade (Echo 4 May), against proposed changes to the Code of Meeting Practice at Byron Shire Council,...

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.

Elliot ecstatic about Albo and confident of a Richmond win

While her win in Richmond has not yet been confirmed, Justine Elliot is very happy about the overall result for Labor and a new government.

Kashmir Miller: ‘the Green wave will expand’

Taking her first but definitely not her last steps into federal politics, the election campaign for Greens candidate for Page, Kashmir Miller, was exciting and tricky.

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.

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 Bangalow A&I Hall Bangalow Shoemaking Bangalow Historical Society Castrikum Adams Legal Janice Maple @Realty Woods Bangalow Newrybar Merchants


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
Suite 1/10 Station St


3. Ninbella

Gabriella Possum Nungurrayi. Seven Sisters Dreaming,
size 201 x 114 cm. Collections; National Gallery of Australia.
Holmes A Court Collection, Flinders University.
Kelton Foundation, Art Gallery of South Australia.
6687 1936
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!
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
10 Dudgeons Ln

Bangalow A&I Hall

6. Bangalow A&I Hall

This historic hall is available for conferences, film, music and cultural festivals, large-scale and intimate theatre, cabaret, dance and lifestyle shows, and is an amazing wedding and special event venue.
0427 157 565
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!
0403 721 840
26 Bugam Place, Bangalow Industrial Estate

Bangalow Historical Society

8. Bangalow Historical Society

Bangalow’s place to go on beautiful spring days is the cafe and museum. Enjoy a barista coffee, delicious home-cooked meal and browse their historic collection in the beautiful parkland setting.
6687 2183
Cnr Deacon & Ashton Street

Castrikum Adams Legal

9. Castrikum Adams Legal

Long-time local, Mercedes is passionate about a wide range of legal issues associated with aged care and runs the commercial side of the business with a modern and flexible approach.
49 Rankin Drive

Janice Maple @Realty

10. Janice Maple @Realty

Janice Maple has been a real estate agent in Bangalow since 2007.  Janice loves everything about Bangalow life and loves sharing our lifestyle with new people moving to the area.
0401 026 359
1 Market Street

Woods Bangalow

11. Woods Bangalow

Plant based cafe serving beautiful brunch, with a mindfully curated seasonal menu, and a focus on sustainability and harmony. Sip elixirs in the sunny open courtyard as the kids play!
6687 0451
Shop 4, 10 Station Street

Newrybar Merchants

12. Newrybar Merchants

Friday is Flower Market Day at Newrybar Merchants! Join Hannah of Our Little Flower Farm every Friday from 9am, as she brings you the best seasonal flowers from local farms.
6687 2233
19 Old Pacific Hwy, Newrybar

Reasons to be cheerful

After nine long years of being led by the least among us, Australia’s future feels optimistic. Thanks, Western Australia, you were instrumental in booting those numpties out! 

Regrets for treatment of Wardell CORE?

After Ballina Council's recent decision, at its Finance and Facilities Committee Meeting, to effectively evict the Wardell Community Organised Resilience Effort (CORE) from the War Memorial Hall, in mid-flood recovery, some were having second thoughts at their Ordinary Meeting yesterday.

Keep your eyes and ears open for Albert’s Lyrebird

Tweed Council is asking that you put your best bird listening ears on this June and capture the sounds of a rare bird.

Progress at Ross Lane?

The perennial question 'is Ross Lane open?' edged closer to an answer yesterday, with Ballina Council discussing a range of options to solve the flooding problem which regularly cuts off Lennox's main access to the west. Ross Lane has been closed again this week.