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Sailor rescued from ocean in overnight operation

In a dramatic overnight rescue far offshore North-East of Yamba, Marine Rescue IIuka Yamba volunteers were able to bring to safety a woman who fell overboard from a dismasted catamaran in the dark.

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Power Pair Claim New Table Tennis Trophy

The Byron Bay Table Tennis Club held their inaugural mixed doubles tournament last week at Newrybar Hall and declared Ian Evans and Janice Best champions, after they won three from three matches.

Developers aim to double Bayside suburb

Developers seeking to double the size of Bayside, a small suburb on the outskirts of Brunswick Heads, have responded to Echo questions around potential traffic congestion and the lack of open spaces.

Local hospitals

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

Ballina’s Mariann Lloyd-Smith and her mission to stop toxics in the environment

Living quietly in beautiful Ballina is one of the global heavy-hitters in the fight to eliminate and control toxic chemicals, Dr Mariann Lloyd-Smith.


Stephen Bland, Wellington, Aotearo I am a visitor from Aotearoa staying at Suffolk Park. On Wednesday I was in town for...

Tweed Greens highlight the plight of koalas

Protecting koalas is still at the forefront of conservation efforts in the Northern Rivers and Greens chair of the NSW government koala inquiry Cate Faehrmann MP recently visited Murwillumbah.

FNBB-OTM-ShirleyStAaron's At Byron Guest House

Aaron’[email protected] - 44 Shirley Street, Byron Bay


Aaron's at Byron is a 4.5 star guest house plus a beautiful 3 bedroom manager’s residence situated in central Byron where guests can walk to all facilities and Main Beach. An established business with excellent repeat clientele.

Spacious and modern, the manager’s residence will impress. The guest suites are located at the rear of the 1012m2 property and offer luxury ensuite rooms with individual decks and overlook the pool, relaxation daybed area and heated Jacuzzi.

There is rear lane access through electric gates to 4 car spaces plus a remote controlled double garage and storage space. Although the property is only 7 years old it has recently been upgraded and is in immaculate condition.

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Open: By Appointment 
Details: $2,350,000 inc GST
Enquiries: Su Reynolds 0428 888 660


FNBB-OTM-ParkwayDrElevated, Private Queenslander in Ewingsdale

106 Parkway Drive, Ewingsdale


Set on just over 1 acre on a quiet and elevated north east facing position is this charming Queenslander home.

A grand central stairwell entrance, wide covered verandas on two sides and 100 year old French doors and stained glass windows welcome you to this beautiful home.

2 lounge rooms plus a dining room flow through French doors to the wide verandas creating outdoor living spaces. Country style kitchen and the large main bedroom with walk-in robe and ensuite has a beautiful outlook and also joins the veranda.

The property is connected to town water and also has a rainwater tank.

Only a few minutes’ drive to Byron Bay’s CBD and beaches yet this property offers a true country feel.

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Open: Saturday, 31 May 2014 12.00 – 12.30pm 
Details: Interest Over $749,000
Enquiries: Su Reynolds 0428 888 660


Three men stabbed in Goonellabah

Police say a man has been charged and will face court, while three men remain in hospital following an alleged stabbing yesterday.

Running out of time

Chibo Mertineit, Lillian Rock I just returned from the ‘Festival of Resistance’, which happened outside of the weapon expo at the Brisbane Exhibition and Convention Centre....

Three stabbed, man arrested – Lismore

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

Celebrating 35 years of The Echo

The Echo Awards, held every five years, was a great success on Wednesday night as it celebrated 35 years of local independent journalism in the Northern Rivers and the community that have supported it throughout those times.