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April 22, 2024

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Mullumbimby railway station burns down

At around midnight last night, a fire started which engulfed the old Mullumbimby railway station. It's been twenty years since the last train came through, but the building has been an important community hub, providing office space for a number of organisations, including COREM, Mullum Music Festival and Social Futures.

Other News

Mayor defends promoting sale of Wallum lots

Is the role of mayor Michael Lyon as a negotiator with Wallum developers, Clarence Property, compromised? With talks with...

Keeping watch on Tyalgum Road

Residents keen to stay up to date on the status of the temporary track at Tyalgum Road – particularly during significant rain events – are urged to sign up to a new SMS alert system launched by Tweed Shire Council.

Where the children can play: Lismore’s new Lego café

Walking through Lismore’s elegant Starcourt Arcade, a new burst of colour appears in one of its little shops, instantly prompting two children to squeal in delight: ‘Legoooooo!’.

A grim commemoration

US President Jo Biden, responding to a question, made the comment that the US is considering the dropping of...

Metal is back at The Northern

Beast Machine are coming home from a successful spell in the United States and the thrash/metal two-piece with their massive sound layered with riff-driven guitars and thundering drums are coming to lift the roof off of the Backroom. Check out their new music video currently out for their latest single ‘Pretend’, which is featured in HEAVY magazine.

Paul Watson has his say on Sea Shepherd ousting

Regarding your article concerning the split in Sea Shepherd. I established Sea Shepherd as a global movement, not as an organisation, controlled by a few men. It was a democratic association of independent national entities

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A cleverly designed village where people live, work and play, all in one place, combining old-school Byron (community, creativity) with new thinking (live+work spaces, car sharing) and good times (food, shops) to create a little oasis for locals and visitors alike.

1. Featured Chamber business: Stone & Wood | 2. Body Language Byron Bay | 3. McTavish Surfboards | 4. Loyal Crush | 5. Byron Bay Camping & Disposals | 6. Body Flow Physiotherapy | 7. Circus Arts | 8. Byron Electric Laser Tattoo Removal | 9. Bodhi Living | Habitat | 10. 7 - Figures Business Mastermind | 11. Astrid Dispensary and Clinic | 12. Byron Family Law | 13. Byron Baby 

1. Featured Chamber business : Stone & Wood

Stone & Wood

Stone & Wood Byron Bay Presents: Friday Knock Off!
Join us for cold beers and live music in our leafy beer garden. Perfect for catching up with friends and family…even the doggos are welcome.  Slow down and soak it up.
Every Friday arvo from 3.30–6.30pm

100 Centennial Circuit, Byron Bay

2. Body Language Byron Bay

Body Language

Body Language has just launched pole (beginner to advanced) and calisthenics (classic and pole-specific) classes, alongside heels, barre, flexibility and mobility, strength and conditioning, movement intelligence, and yoga.
There is also a new in-house physiotherapist and private reformer pilates instructor.
The new term starts March 18, so it’s a good time to try the classes you might enrol in!

3/12 Tasman Way, Byron Bay
0432 780 655
FB: @bodylanguagebyronbay

3. McTavish Surfboards

Mctavish Surfboards

McTavish is the ultimate destination for all things surf. Grab a pre- or post-surf coffee and browse the range of handcrafted surfboards (all made on-site in the factory behind the showroom), surf accessories and apparel, or borrow a demo board for the weekend.

Surfboard Factory, Surf Shop & Cafe
91 Centennial Circuit, Byron Bay

4. Loyal Crush

Loyal Crush

Loyal Crush has moved! You can now find them upstairs in their brand new store. Drop in and try their range of perfumes, pick up your favourite journal or try out their range of makeup and skincare.
Shop their range of completely cruelty-free beauty and wellness products. Open 8.30am-4pm Monday to Friday.

The Depot
23/73 Centennial Circuit
02 7204 0630

5. Byron Bay Camping & Disposals

Byron Bay Camping Disposals

Have you found them in the Arts & Industry Estate yet? Byron Bay Camping & Disposals moved from the old Woolies plaza site last year into their new building, located on the corner of Tasman Way and Centennial Circuit.
They stock popular brands and are regularly introducing new products to their store.
They have parking spaces out the front exclusively for customers and are open seven days.

1/1 Tasman Way, Byron Bay
0439 212 153

6. Body Flow Physiotherapy

Body Flow Physiotherapy

Body Flow Physiotherapy is designed for active people who want to move from pain to performance and joyful movement.
They consider the individual as a whole, focusing on the root cause of an issue rather than solely concentrating on the specific injury. Their approach often includes a combination of dry needling, manual therapy, pilates, functional movements and lifestyle adjustments.

1/12 Tasman Way, Byron Bay
0433 786 798
Facebook: bodyflowphysiotherapy

7. Circus Arts

Circus Art

Circus Arts Byron Bay boasts a giant indoor training venue for ages 1+ offering exciting term classes for kids, teens and adults along with excellent one-off workshops through-out the year.
The venue features self-training spaces, various apparatus and private lessons with their terrific in-house coaches for more focused training.
Call them or visit their website to enquire today!

02 6685 6566
[email protected]

8. Byron Electric Laser Tattoo Removal

Byron Electric LaserTattoo Removal

Discover Byron's premier tattoo removal studio located in a warehouse within the Arts & Industry Estate, offering private, by-appointment sessions.
With more than 13 years of tattoo industry expertise, they use top-tier medical-grade Quanta System lasers and specialise in full-colour removal and fading. Safe, affordable, and friendly. Expect exceptional results.
Your journey to a clean slate begins here.
Mention this ad for a 20 percent discount!

Warehouse 5/59 Centennial Circuit, Byron Bay
0406 188 060
[email protected]

9. Bodhi Living

Bodhi Living

Bodhi Living showcases a carefully curated collection of furniture, homewares, rugs and lighting, sourced both locally and globally. They have recently introduced a sustainable range of furniture designed in-house, using natural materials such as rattan, timber and recycled fabrics. The brand encapsulates the freedom of spirit and the soul of the individual as represented through one's home.

Shop 1/18 Centennial Circuit, Byron Bay



Have you visited the newest part of Habitat yet? Easy Street is home to a beautiful collection of independent stores, including Byron Bay Hanging Chairs, MCM House, MUD and Vègètalement salon. There’s also yummy snacks at B Smoothie Bar, renowned for their epic smoothies. It's got all the style you love without the hassle of going into town.

Habitat, Byron Bay.

10. Figures Business Mastermind

7 - Figures Business Mastermind

Ready to scale your 7-figure business to 8? Join this monthly 7-Figures Business Mastermind specialising in e-commerce, SAAS, and online ventures. Led by a tech entrepreneur working with US private equity and running a 70+ employee company, receive guidance from fractional consultants across digital marketing, operations, finance, sales and HR.

Join their community at wldm.io/mastermind
Building B1/1 Porter St

11. Astrid Dispensary and Clinic


Astrid Dispensary and Clinic is a boutique pharmacy and clinic pioneering in cannabinoid medicines, plant therapies and nutraceuticals at Habitat Byron Bay.
Contact the friendly Astrid team to discuss natural medicines and book your free consultation.

Monday–Friday: 9am-5pm
Suites 57-58/1 Porter St, Byron Bay
02 7908 4459

12. Byron Family Law

Byron Family Law

Byron Family Law is a boutique family law firm established in Byron Bay. Through collaborative and resolution-focused practices, they support clients to separate more kindly and to rebuild following divorce or separation. They work in collaboration with local counsellors, conveyancers, accountants, mediators, and health and wellness professionals to support you and your family to not only survive but thrive following a separation.

1 Porter Street, Byron Bay
02 6687 2774

13. Byron Baby

Byron Baby

Byron Baby is a boutique general practice in Habitat.
Run by GP Dr Emma Bourke, Byron Baby specialises in women’s health, pregnancy and children.
Services include cervical screening, breast checks, contraception, pregnancy advice, shared care, antenatal care, and care for children including immunisations.
Bulk billing is available for children of all ages.

60/1 Porter Street, Byron Bay
02 6617 5950

Flood insurance inquiry’s North Coast hearings 

A public hearing into insurers’ responses to the 2022 flood was held in Lismore last Thursday, with one local insurance brokerage business owner describing the compact that exists between insurers and society as ‘broken’. 

Getting ready for the 24/25 bush fire season

With this year’s official NSW Bush Fire Danger Period closing on March 21, our thoughts are now turned toward to 2024-25 season and Essential Energy has begun surveying its powerlines in and around the North Coast region.

Keeping watch on Tyalgum Road

Residents keen to stay up to date on the status of the temporary track at Tyalgum Road – particularly during significant rain events – are urged to sign up to a new SMS alert system launched by Tweed Shire Council.

Blaming Queensland again

I was astounded to read Mandy Nolan’s article ‘Why The Nude Beach Is A Wicked Problem’, in which she implied that it may largely...