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March 4, 2021

Latest News

Missing teen – Tweed Heads

Police are appealing for public assistance to locate a boy reported missing from Tweed Heads.

Other News

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.

Monkey see

Daniel Brown, Byron Bay Back in my early youth growing up in Mt Eliza Victoria in the ‘90s I’d secretly...

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.

Forum to address housing emergency, March 8

A grassroots movement is bringing women, community and art together on International Women’s Day (March 8) in an urgent push to solve the local housing emergency. 

Rail trail

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

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’.

Property in Focus

Secluded 132 Acres Of Elevation and Rolling Hills

106 Arkinstall Road, Tuntable Creek

Classic authentic 1950’s original 3 bedroom, 2 bathroom home that is extremely well built and maintained.

Private and elevated with stunning rural vistas, this 132 acre property is located near the end of a no through road, offering a real sense of seclusion yet is only minutes to The Channon.

The acreage is gently undulating with ample water and the fertile land is ideal for cattle, horses or crops. Currently there are cattle on agistment and there is a horse shed and tack room.

The home is light and sunny with high ceilings and boasts picture perfect views from every window and 2 living areas.

The grounds are magical with beautiful gardens and a variety of fruit trees. There is room for expansion, a tennis court, swimming pool and a second dwelling subject to council approval.

The Channon is a gateway to the rainforests of Nightcap National Park and is close to Protestor Falls and Minyon Falls. Lismore is a 20 minute drive, Nimbin is 24 minutes, Bangalow is 30 minutes and Byron Bay is a scenic 50 minute drive.

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Open: Wednesday 2.00 – 2.30pm and Saturday 3.00 – 3.30pm

Details: Auction - Price Guide $665,000 to $725,000 

Enquiries: Paul Prior 0418 324 297, Sharon McInnes 0408 659 649


Old Dairy Farm on 121 Acres with Complete Privacy

627 Myocum Road, Myocum


An original dairy farm set 1.5kms off Myocum Rd on 49HA is sure to impress.

The land is perfect for cattle, horses, and to enjoy ultimate privacy minutes from the buzzing towns of Byron Bay, Mullumbimby and Bangalow.

Multiple dams, creek and permanent springs over the property ensure plenty of water, and natural habitats of rainforests and old growth trees including stunning moreton bay fig trees provide a picturesque outlook.

There is an old farmhouse on the property, ideal to renovate to live in, keep as a managers cottage, or build your dream home STCA on a prime building site.

There is also a large brick garage which is ideal for guest accommodation STCA.

Do not miss this rare opportunity, we invite you to one of our advertised inspections. Please contact James, Tara or Paul for information.

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Open: Thursday 1.00 – 1.30pm and Saturday 12.00 – 12.30pm

Details: Contact Agent for Price

Enquiries: Paul Prior 0418 324 297, James Young, Tara Torkkola 0423 519 698


Forum to address housing emergency, March 8

A grassroots movement is bringing women, community and art together on International Women’s Day (March 8) in an urgent push to solve the local housing emergency. 

Bangalow blackspot puts school children at risk

Will action ever be taken to protect school kids getting on and off the bus on Lismore Road, Bangalow as trucks fly by at 80km/h?

Lifting the lid on plans to build a retirement village in Ewingsdale

The letter sent to the residents of Ewingsdale last year by holiday park owner Ingenia seemed fairly innocuous at first glance...

Byron’s new road: the good and not so

After more than 30 years of talk, debate, disagreements, tears and political gridlock, Byron Bay has a new road to divert traffic from the CBD to the southern end of town.