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March 3, 2021

Latest News

Soli becalmed in NSW Pro surf series

Local surfer Soli Bailey has finished in second place at the Mad Mex Maroubra Pro World Surf League Qualifying Series event held at Sydney’s Maroubra beach last weekend.

Other News

Final stage of Lismore Base Hospital gets underway

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

International Women’s Day kerfuffle at Ballina

One councillor walked out of Ballina Council's recent meeting during an emotional discussion about speakers at an upcoming IWD event.

Letting go

Mary McMorrow, Mullumbimby I respect the parents forgiving the drunk driver who killed their four children (one a cousin) as...

Ahoy m’hearties young and old in Bangalow

‘Ahoy m’hearties’ was the catchcry at Bangalow Parklands on Saturday afternoon during the Connecting Generations Pirate Party.

Cavanbah centre gets a taste of 3×3 basketball

The Byron Beez basketball team in collaboration with the U League hosted a 3x3 tournament at the Cavanbah centre at the end of January that attracted 30 teams.

Motion to save Lennox pavilion fails

Ballina Cr Eoin Johnston's attempt to save the seventy year old weather shed at Lennox Head went down at council's meeting yesterday, attracting only one other councillor's support.

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


Shores United win local derby in season opener

Shores United FC began their season in the Anzac Cup B football competition with a 3-1 win over local rivals the Mullumbimby Brunswick Valley FC last Sunday.

Ballina Dragon Boaters win world championships

Shelley Cornish from Tintenbar has won two gold medals in the world indoor rowing championships as well as a world record time, while husband Paul Hurley chimed in with a silver medal.

Senior players triumph at Cherry Street Croquet Club

The experience combination of Joan Campbell (92 years young) and Elaine Astley (89) were able to beat the field and collect a win in the Cherry Streety Twilight Golf Croquet Plate Competition held at Ballina.

Entertainment in the Byron Shire and beyond for the week beginning 3 March, 2021

Entertainment in the Byron Shire and beyond for the week beginning 3 March, 2021