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February 26, 2021

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Housing affordability on agenda at Ballina

With the housing crisis worsening in Ballina and across the Northern Rivers, councillors agreed that something had to be done about the problem at their meeting yesterday.

Other News

Amber alert for blue-green algae at Lake Ainsworth

An amber alert has been put in place for Lake Ainsworth near Lennox Head in relation to the presence of blue-green algae.

Belongil beach hut

L S Lambert, Byron Bay The illegal building on Belongil Beach (Letters, 12 February) is a permanent structure with no...

Council’s power

Matthew O’Reilly I refer to Ian Pickles’ letter, titled ‘Developers’ power’ (Letters, 10 February). Generally, I must agree with most of...

Stop motion animators needed

Northern Rivers Community Gallery in Ballina is seeking expressions of interest from suitably experienced digital animators with demonstrated experience...

Constitutional referendum/poll for LG elections for Byron Shire?

Is the wards fight back again? Byron Shire Council staff have advised, in the upcoming agenda, that ‘Council may conduct a Constitutional referendum or poll in conjunction with the Local Government Election, to be held in September 2021’.

Rail trail

Peter Finch, East Lismore At last someone else has put their hand up to question the fluffery and misinformation surrounding...

Byron Arts & Industry Estate + Habitat Precinct

Creative, small batch, hand-made, state-of-the-art, artisan, innovative, ethical, imaginative, hyper-local, leading-edge, quality, EXPLORE premium, master, handcrafted, accomplished, cutting edge, organic, designer, eclectic DISCOVER ingenious, beautiful, unique, sensational, avant-garde, original, visionary, inspirational, expert, brilliant, gifted, ahead of the curve. YOU wonderful, compelling, THERE experiencing, witnessing, engaging. NOW.

La’ Studio Byron Bay Olives Company fallenBROKENstreet Painted Earth Byron Bay Cookie Company Sun Protection Australia Blind Design Argenton Design Rue Stiic Bun Coffee Raphael Handmade Organic Beauty by Kamon Megan Middleton Conveyancing Parkes Ave Dispensary Aestheticá

La’ Studio

1. La’ Studio

Specialising in beautiful bespoke bridal and high-end fashion pieces, alterations, dressmaking, and design. For something as unique as you. Call 0405 451 184 to book your appointment. Bookings essential.

3/52 Centennial Circuit.

[email protected]


Byron Bay Olives Company

2. Bienvenue à La Cuisine!

French Mediterranean deli stocking Marinated Olives and Antipasti, French cheeses, cured meats, fresh bread.

Also offeringByron Bay Olives Company homemade lunch options: soups, gourmet sandwiches, salads.

All ages, all tastes.

2/29 Brigantine Street

0431 842 340



3. fallenBROKENstreet

Byron Bay-based headwear label fallenBROKENstreet has a massive collection at their flagship showroom. Cruise in and say hi, ’n’ try some hats on. They love what they do and hope you do too.

93 Centennial Circuit


Painted Earth

4. Painted Earth

Australia’s largest range of sustainable paints, wood finishes, and renders. Beautiful, durable, and affordable. No smell, no toxic fumes. Once you try them you won’t look back. Mon–Fri 7.30am–4.30pm, Sat 10am–2pm.

1 Brigantine Street


Byron Bay Cookie Company

5. Byron Bay Cookie Company

Proudly baked in Byron since 1990! Don’t miss the Byron Bay Cookie Company’s wide selection of cookie gifts and treats, as well as sought-after factory seconds. Now serving coffee.

Unit 1, Ozigo Complex,

Corner Ewingsdale Rd & Bayshore Drive


Sun Protection Australia

6. Sun Protection Australia

If you’re spending time outdoors, you need practical solutions to protect your skin from harmful ultraviolet rays. SunProtection designs and creates maximum UPF50+ sun protective clothing for the whole family.

2/2 Brigantine Street, 6685 6666


Blind Design

7. Blind Design

Windows are a big source of unwanted heat. This summer improve your home’s comfort with our range of Evo Sunscreen Awnings. They’ll also reduce fading and power bills!

6680 8862

1/84 Centennial Circuit


Argenton Design

8. Argenton Design

Inspired by symbols, nature, and geometry. Custom-made rose, white, yellow gold fine jewellery, using natural stones and ethical gold. Open 10–5 Tue / Wed / Thurs or by appointment

0413 707 642

Unit 2, 1A Banksia Drive


Rue Stiic

9. Rue Stiic

A coastal-luxe label based in Byron Bay. Rue Stiic flaunts statement designs, luxe textiles and easy-wearing fits that can be worn from day to night.

Open: M–F 8am – 3pm Sat by appt.

3a / 11 Banksia Drive.

0432 320 798


Bun coffee

10. Bun Coffee

Specialty roaster of organic, fair trade, or Rainforest Alliance blends and 40+ single origins. Visit the newly refurbished Roastery Door for all your local coffee needs.

Now open from 7am.

1A Banksia Drive


Raphael Handmade

11. Raphael Handmade

Raphael Handmade is a Byron-made ethical clothing label making funky threads from recycled vintage fabrics. One-off and limited pieces handmade with love. Custom orders available.

4/20 Acacia St


Organic Beauty by Kamon

12. Organic Beauty by Kamon

Experience Kamon’s ultimate personalised treatments using natural, organic-certified products in blissful, intimate, and private surroundings. Waxing, spray tan, eyes, nails, facials, eyelash lifting, and extensions.

6685 5545

1 Acacia Street


Megan Middleton Conveyancing

13. Fast, efficient, fixed-fee conveyancing

For exceptional attention to detail, fixed fees, prompt service, and local expertise, Megan Middleton Conveyancing is your first choice when buying and selling property in the Northern Rivers.

0499 149 832

[email protected]

Shop 2B, 11 Banksia Drive, Byron Bay


Parkes Ave Dispensary

14. Parkes Ave Dispensary

Parkes Ave Dispensary has created a fresh approach to naturopathy by blending traditional medicines with the latest science. Come in for custom herb mixes, supplements, and a fast walk-in service.

Rear of 20 Parkes Ave (enter via Fullerton Lane)



15. Aestheticá

Aestheticá is a locally owned clinic, run by a team of both medical and skin professionals, who specialise in cosmetic injectables and dermal treatments that nurture, nourish, and love your skin.

1 Porter St, Habitat Precinct

0427 601 903


Final stage of Lismore Base Hospital get underway

The redevelopment works commenced in late 2016 and the final stage is now getting underway to complete the Lismore Base Hospital referbishment.

Constitutional referendum/poll for LG elections for Byron Shire?

Is the wards fight back again? Byron Shire Council staff have advised, in the upcoming agenda, that ‘Council may conduct a Constitutional referendum or poll in conjunction with the Local Government Election, to be held in September 2021’.

Music fest aims to be COVID-19 recovery event

Byron Bay could host a two-day, beachside music and arts festival in June this year, after an application to hold the event was lodged with Byron Council.

Editorial – Ewingsdale development creep rejected by residents

A petition of 294 signatures against rezoning Ewingsdale farmland to commercial use will be presented to councillors for their upcoming Thursday meeting.