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February 28, 2021

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Mt Warning ban

Chris Gee, Byron Bay Indigenous readers be advised that the following letter contains references to persons deceased. I read with some...

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Archibald has knock-on effect in Murwillumbah

The Tweed Regional Gallery is hosting the Archibald Prize and local business people say the event is giving the town of Murwillumbah a significant economic boost.

Bringing down the heat in our ‘hood

How well we survive the future depends on our vision for our towns and suburbs – and on how we bring that vision about.

Ready for Byron’s latest massive development on Jonson St?

The changing face of Byron as Gold Coast and Sydney developers move in to recreate the look and feel of the town with intense development proposals.

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.

Call to protect oceans from plastic and pollution

A new sign has been installed at Main Beach, Byron Bay, calling for increased awareness and collective action on the issue of marine debris and pollution. 

Family Court scrapped

Despite overwhelming opposition from Australia’s family law specialists and advocates, the federal Liberal-Nationals government and cross benchers scrapped the Family Law Court and subsumed it into the circuit courts last week.

FNBB-OTM-24PalmValleyDrWategos Beach House In Prime Palm Valley Drive

24 Palm Valley Drive, Byron Bay


Set in a small enclave of exclusive homes overlooking one of the most beautiful beaches in the world.

The bedrooms, living rooms and veranda have spectacular never to be built out views to Wategos Beach, Julian Rocks and over the adjacent bush reserve to the majestic lighthouse above.

A relaxed original beach house with a perfect north/east aspect, the home features 3 bedrooms and 2 bathrooms. The open plan living, dining and kitchen opens to a wide veranda and the ground floor with 3rd bedroom and 2nd living space flows onto a patio area.

From this position, it is an easy stroll to the beach or to one of the most sensational coastal walks in the world.

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Open: By Appointment

Details: Interest Over $2,450,000

Enquiries: Su Reynolds 0428 888 660 or James Young 0419 856 840


FNBB-OTM-429-1OraraCtOwner Committed Elsewhere – Designer Home Walk To Town


House 5, 1 Orara Court, Byron Bay


This architecturally designed and elevated north east facing home is situated in a quiet cul-de-sac within walking distance to Byron Bay CBD and schools.

Soaring from its elevated position, this property has been designed to showcase light filled living and privacy whilst highlighting the spectacular native bush outlook.

Built to accommodate a large family, guests or extended visitors. There is also potential to earn extra income!

Flowing open plan living includes a magnificent kitchen, living and dining with beautiful views. An atrium style 2nd living room opens onto a covered front veranda.

Situated on a huge allotment of approx. 1600m2 only a short walk to beach and cafe, this property offers peace, quiet and convenience.

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Inspect: By Appointment

Details: Interest Over $875,000

Enquiries: Su Reynolds 0428 888 660


‘The Great Reset’

Gary Opit, Wooyung I appreciated the letter by Lucas Wright (17 February) on the Great Reset conspiracy fantasy. With our privileged, western, simplistic understanding of...

Letting go

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

Ministers misbehave

Keith Duncan, Pimlico Accusations of appalling behaviour by the Liberal Party in covering up misdeeds within its ranks just keep on keeping on. The last...

Transparency needed

Janelle Saffin MP, State Member for Lismore. I read with interest Mia Armitage’s front page article in last week’s Echo ‘Electorates miss out on bushfire...