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Comment: Vigil for Canadian genocide that resonates closer to home

Yesterday, in solidarity with the Indigenous Peoples of Canada, members of the Tweed community held a ceremony at the Sacred Heart Church in Murwillumbah.

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New case of COVID-19 in Brisbane

Queensland has recorded one new case of COVID-19 in the community yesterday, with contact tracing underway after an international cabin crew member tested positive.

Tom Tabart and Sarah Ndiaye

Jenny Coman, Former Byron Shire Councillor, Bangalow I fail to see what part of Tom Tabart’s recent letter (2 June) to The Echo...

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’.

Murwillumbah mega-school – consultation done says Minister’s office

The challenge to the NSW Minister for Education, Sarah Mitchell that she had sprung the Murwillumbah mega-school on the community with no consultation and needed to seek further genuine consultation with the Murwillumbah community has been rebuffed.

Youth stage features at Byron Music Festival

Byron Youth Service says it is proud to be partnering with Byron Music to host the first ever Youth Stage event at the Byron Music Festival, to be held around the CBD and beachfront from June 18 to 20.

Save Waterlily park

Tina Petroff, Waterlily Playscape Inc. For decades our local voluntary committees in Ocean Shores (OS) have fought for basic needs for...

Feel At Home In Generous SurroundsOTM-406-BBFN-3FernPlacet

3 Fern Place, Suffolk Park



This home in Baywood Chase offers three levels of smart yet cosy design, including elevated living levels taking full advantage of the sea breezes. A timber staircase guides you up from the two large lockup garages to the brand new kitchen, open plan living area and entertainment area complete with swimming pool. The master bedroom has its own balcony and ensuite. The four bedrooms at the top of the house offer a separate place for the kids or visitors without encroaching on your privacy.

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Open: Saturday, 15 February 2014 12.00 - 12.30pm
Details: Interest Over $795,000
Enquiries: Su Reynolds 0428 888 660




Central Town With Peace And Privacy

18/6-8 Browning Street, Byron Bay



Situated in a quality area at the end of Byron Bay’s main street is this modern and beautifully appointed townhouse. Located on the eastern end with a low maintenance yard and 1.8m high fencing.

Ground floor has two separate living rooms. The spacious lounge room plus a dining/family room off the kitchen overlooks the garden. The first floor has 3 generous bedrooms plus main bathroom. The ensuite off the main bedroom is very large and includes bath tub.

There is a common pool with large covered area and established gardens.

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Open: By Appointment
Details: Interest Over $689,000
Enquiries: Su Reynolds 0428 888 660



rw-402-93bangalowrdAbsolute No-Brainer Investment

93 Bangalow Road, Byron Bay


Located a mere 1.5km from town, this practical 2 storey residence is currently configured as 2 separate self-contained rentals. With approximately 230sqm (excluding verandah), it's perfectly positioned for continued use as a rental cash cow or uses as a single home.

• 2nd storey, 3 bedroom dwelling with 1 bathroom
• Ground floor, 1 bedroom dwelling with 1 bathroom
• Dual access driveway to large lock-up garage and utility
• Covered wrap-around verandah and deck
• Established gardens with private rear courtyard

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Open Home: Saturday 11am to 11.30am
For Sale $775,000

Enquiries: Ben Ross 0403 411 788 [email protected]



RW-76Butler-403Original 1930'S Whaler's Cottage

76 Butler Street, Byron Bay


This successfully operated Guesthouse/B&B is situated on a quiet street so close to the town centre and Main Beach, yet discreetly hidden in a beautiful tropical setting. A 1930's worker's cottage, now cleverly refurbished with an Asian influence, while retaining its original period features.

• Approved 3 bedroom B&B with private Balinese studio
• Well established since 1999 with strong repeat business
• Situated in a central location on 737sqm block
• 3 street frontages, 5 car spaces, plus plans in place for a rear garage
• Three minute walk to the buzz of Byron

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Details: For Sale $1,395,000
Enquiries: Kaye Wilkie 0412 856 208 [email protected]



LJHooker-otm-9carlyle-405Idyllic Retreat in Central Byron

9 Carlyle Street


• Rare quarter acre block • DA approved for three dwellings • Unique architect designed home • Huge indoor/outdoor entertaining area • Polished timber floors throughout • Original cottage rents at $1040pw

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Open Homes: 15 Feb 12pm-12.30pm
Sales details: Auction, Saturday 22 February 2014, 12:30pm, on site
Agent’s details: Liam Annesley, 0417 780 795, [email protected]


Community Byron announces Council ticket

Sitting independent Councillor, Cate Coorey, has announced her ticket for the 2021 Byron Shire Council elections, to be held September 4.

Tom Tabart and Sarah Ndiaye

Jenny Coman, Former Byron Shire Councillor, Bangalow I fail to see what part of Tom Tabart’s recent letter (2 June) to The Echo regarding Sarah Ndiaye’s AVO against...

Catchin’ the Writers Festival Train

Byron Writers Festival 2021 (6–8 August) has revealed a program of more than 150 celebrated authors and commentators, as well as powerful new voices to mark its 25th anniversary.

Linda Vidler Memorial Park Masterplan

Linda Vidler Park The Masterplan for the Linda Vidler Memorial Park, Suffolk Park, is currently on display with submissions closing in the first week of...