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March 7, 2021

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Police exchange gun fire at Dunoon – man arrested

At a media conference outside the Lismore police station this morning, Acting Superintendent Susan Johnston, Commander, Richmond Police Area Command, said that a man has been charged over an incident at Dunoon last night.

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Police operation Billinudgel Nature Reserve

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Contemporary Byron

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Police exchange gun fire at Dunoon – man arrested

At a media conference outside the Lismore police station this morning, Acting Superintendent Susan Johnston, Commander, Richmond Police Area Command, said that a man has been charged over an incident at Dunoon last night.

ADVERTISING SALES POSITION - NEWSPAPER AND ONLINE

Byron Echo Newspaper and Echonetdaily digital daily news service www.echo.net.au

This is a 4 dpw permanent part-time position paying a salary + super + commission.

We have a well-established and popular free weekly newspaper, and also an innovative digital daily news publication Echonetdaily. We now need another sales rep working within our well-established and terrific Echo sales team, and selling into both our print and online publications.

In this position you will be responsible for visiting existing clients and developing new business, within and outside our distribution zone, and with a particular focus on the area of Byron Bay. There are revenue targets that you need to meet. The position is based in our Mullumbimby office.

You will need to be self-motivated, successful and a team player with:

  • Newspaper advertising/online/radio sales experience 
  • The ability to assist clients with their marketing planning
  • A connection with the Byron area
  • Current unrestricted driver's licence and vehicle
  • Intermediate computer skills
  • Able to attend some out of hours meetings/events
  • Ability to build a lasting relationships with clients

Please email your resume and a covering letter to the Sales Manager at

[email protected]

Byron carjacker and stolen vehicle still not found

Police say that a man carjacked a 17-year-old in Byron Bay just before midnight on Friday.

Man arrested after shots fired in Dunoon

A police report says a 63-year-old man man has been arrested following multiple public place shots fired overnight.

Police operation Billinudgel Nature Reserve

Gary Opit, Brunswick Heads On 22 February residents on Jones Road noticed a major police operation with officers from eight police cars and associated dogs entering...

Thanks David Gile – but on Musk

Robin Harrison, Binna Burra I want to thank David Gilet for his appreciation of the thoughts I’ve shared here. It’s very welcome as I’ve been equally...