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May 14, 2021

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Bluesfest announces October dates for 2021 festival

After two disappointing cancelations of their event, Bluesfest has announced that they will hold the 2021 festival over the...

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Secret footage from Manus detention centre to be screened in Lismore

A thirteen-minute award-winning documentary based on footage secretly filmed inside Australia’s former detention centre on Manus Island is to be screened in Lismore Thursday night.

Travelling at the speed of lies

When Tim Berners-Lee and others created the architectural foundations of the world wide web, they did so with the vision of openness, idea sharing, and trust. Human nature has a way of making things more complicated, of course.

Locals call for automatic revocation of speeding fines on Hinterland Way in first half of April

When local man Nathan Hicks saw posts on Facebook about locals who had received fines they believed were incorrect he decided to look into challenging his own fine. 

Echo turns 35 and You are invited!

This year The Echo turns 35, and to celebrate this momentous anniversary they are putting on The Echo Community Awards – and everyone is invited!

Entertainment in the Byron Shire for the week beginning May 12

Check out what's on going the Byron Shire and surrounding area this week

Lismore City Council declares housing emergency, wants more units

A Lismore City Council housing survey had shown more than 60 per cent of residents were living by themselves or with one other person, Cr Ekins said, prompting ‘a real need for smaller housing or units’.

Brunswick Valley Door Centre

Brunswick Valley Door Centre supply and install residential, commercial and industrial  garage doors. They also supply a wide range of control systems for all style of gates and garage doors, and they can also automate your existing door.

The team at Brunswick Valley Door Centre have owned the business for 10 years and pride themselves on their personal one-on-one approach. Dealing directly with their clients from measure and quote, through to installation and then follow-up maintenance, they are at pains to ensure the finished project is exactly what is required.

And what do the team enjoy most about this community? They say, 'We have been a part of the Mullum community for over 40 years. We were raised in Mullum and are raising our girls in Mullum. We have watched the community grow in strength over the years. The people in Mullum are always ready to give a hand when they are called on to do so, or to just embrace a festival or two. A very happy community and one we are happy to be a part of.'

Brunswick Valley Door Centre

846 Main Arm Rd, Mullumbimby

Ph:6684 5529

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Power outage in Byron Shire

Power supply company Essential Energy says that approximately 1,780 homes and businesses were without supply this morning.

Filming of Byron Baes begins with no indigenous consultation

Filming of the Netflix series Byron Baes has reportedly commenced without any effort made by the show's production company – Eureka Productions – to consult with local indigenous groups or the local Council.

Byron Comedy Festival launched with a laugh

At a hilarious sold-out launch of the Byron Comedy Festival, Dr Karl Kruszelnicki had the entire Byron Bay Surf Club giggling last night

School Strike for Climate next Friday

Next Friday from 10am Byron Shire students will be demanding political action on the climate emergency in what they and their supporters say is our present, future and reality.