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Calls for Minister to conduct ‘genuine’ consultation on Murwillumbah mega-school

The Murwillumbah community and SOS (Save Our Schools) are calling on the NSW Minister for Education, Sarah Mitchell to...

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Interview with Daniel Champagne

Daniel Champagne, exudes a natural ease on stage as he sings poignant lyrics and beautifully crafted melodies that invariably stir the heart with grand romanticism. Daniel spoke to The Echo whilst travelling between Brisbane and Sydney – en route to a show in Auckland.

It’s World Elder Abuse Awareness Day

Today is World Elder Abuse Awareness Day and Dementia Australia is calling for all Australians to make themselves aware of the different forms elder abuse can take and to be alert to vulnerable Australians, including people who live with dementia. 

Three stabbed, man arrested – Lismore

Three men remain in hospital and a man’s been arrested following a stabbing in Lismore this afternoon.

Healthy Minds Club powering ahead

Since The Echo last spoke to Lennox Head's Jackson Connellan, from The Healthy Minds Club, things have become even...

Local hospitals

Danny Wakil, Billinudgel I was admitted to Byron hospital and then Tweed to repair a broken leg and would just like...

Drug and firearm offences – Tweed Heads

Police say a man has appeared in court after allegedly being found in possession of firearms, drugs and nearly $10,000 cash in Tweed Heads.

Discover Ballina & Lennox Head

Ballina Homemaker Centre Spring Fiesta Ballina Beach Village Pro Scooters Ballina Martin’s Bakery Lighthouse Beach Cafe The Book Warehouse Summerland Tree Services Carpet One Ballina Fair Highway Haven Nursery


Ballina Homemaker Centre Spring Fiesta

1. Ballina Homemaker Centre Spring Fiesta

Enjoy FREE rides, live entertainment, exclusive retailer offers, and more at the Ballina Homemaker Centre Spring Fiesta. 
10am till 2pm, Saturday 7 September, 2019.
26 Boeing Ave, Ballina
6620 5300

Ballina Beach Village

2. Ballina Beach Village

The perfect weekend getaway – South Ballina’s favourite holiday park! Under new management. Refurbished cabins, huge camping sites, pet friendly (with fully enclosed off-lead dog area), and onsite licensed cafe.
6686 3347

Pro Scooters Ballina

3. Pro Scooters Ballina

They’re here to get you riding with the coolest completes, all your favourite brands and all the parts you need to customise your flying machine under one roof.
20 Cherry Street.
0473 104 450

Martin’s Bakery

4. Martin’s Bakery

Enjoy delicious sandwiches and cakes, and the best bread and pies in the area, all made on site with love. Drop in for warm, friendly service and fresh products daily.
92 Tamar Street
6686 5219

Lighthouse Beach Cafe

5. Lighthouse Beach Cafe

Located in the Ballina Surf Club for over five years, and boasting spectacular views, Lighthouse Beach Cafe is open seven days a week for breakfast and lunch
(dinner in summer).
6686 4380

The Book Warehouse

6. The Book Warehouse

The Book Warehouse Ballina carries new releases plus popular backlist titles, bargain books for all ages, and a beautiful range of gift cards and wrap.
Drop in for reading and gift ideas.
6686 0917

Summerland Tree Services

7. Summerland Tree Services

The fully insured arborists at Summerland Tree Services are highly experienced in tree removal, tree trimming and maintenance, stump grinding, 24/7 emergencies, and storm damage.
0417 698 227


Carpet One

8. Carpet One

Great range, expert advice, professional installation. Residential and commercial. Tough flooring that stands up to the rigours of day-to-day living.
6686 3855

Ballina Fair

9. Ballina Fair

Save the date for the grand opening of the new Southern Mall at Ballina Fair
Tuesday 1st October: Cotton On Mega, Best & Less & Kaisercraft
Cnr Kerr & Fox Streets, Ballina
6686 4508

Highway Haven Nursery

10. Highway Haven Nursery

Stocking a huge range of plants, including a wide variety of gorgeous water-wise native plants. Naturally suited to our local environment, natives attract birds and bees and support local ecosystems.
0466 956 110

Lennox Head

Sea Scape Urban Earth Hair Studio Mortgage Choice Karen’s Home Beauty Skin & Clay
Sea Scape

11. Sea Scape

Sea Scape Massage & Body Centre offers remedial and relaxation massage, body care and beauty therapy. Gift vouchers, gift packs and skin products available for purchase. Employment opportunities currently exist for a remedial therapist and osteopath.
0409 112 075

Urban Earth Hair Studio

12. Urban Earth Hair Studio

Nothing feels as good as beautiful, fresh locks. The team at Urban Earth are passionate about all aspects of hair, specialising in Redken Ammonia Free Colour, Blondes and Balayage.
6687 7470
FB @UrbanEarthHair

Mortgage Choice

13. Mortgage Choice

Having trouble fitting in with the banks?
Getting knocked back because you don’t tick all the right boxes?
Let Mortgage Choice help you find the finance options that fit you best.
6687 5333

Karen’s Home Beauty

14. Karen’s Home Beauty

Karen tends to all your waxing, tinting, manicure, pedicure, and facial needs in her cosy home salon. Professional, friendly, warm, and nurturing. New and returning customers are welcome.
1/40 Barrett Drive
0412 753 490

Skin & Clay

15. Skin & Clay

A beauty salon with a spa experience, specialising in advanced skin care treatments ranging from organic plant based formulas to highly corrective cosmeceuticals. Personalised and luxury service with every treatment.
2/66 Ballina Street
6687 5273

Young animators shine on Ballina’s big screen

A group of up and coming local indigenous animators were excited to see their first films on the big screen at Ballina Fair Cinemas on Tuesday night.

Nurses and midwives rally during Health Inquiry in Lismore

Nurses and midwives will be holding lunchtime rallies across the Northern Rivers calling for nurse-to-patient ratios and highlighting widespread issues being exposed at the rural health inquiry, which is due to hear submissions today in Lismore.

‘Influencers’ – just another advertising platform…

The question being asked by many consumers is 'are influencers genuinely promoting products that they like and believe in, or is it just more advertising?

Professor Offord makes Queen’s Birthday Honours List

Ocean Shores resident and Emeritus Professor, Baden Offord, has been named on the Queen’s Birthday 2021 Honours List, ‘For distinguished service to tertiary education in the field of human rights, social justice, and cultural diversity’.