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May 25, 2022

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Comment – National Party encumbrance a problem for Liberals in NSW too

There is no shortage of NSW Liberal MPs out in the media warning they could be next to fall in the push from independent candidates that saw a massive shake up of politics in Australia last weekend. 

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Race action at the TVSC Mother’s Day meet

A dedicated fleet of 13 boats took to the water for the Tweed Valley Sailing Club’s (TVSC) Winter series on Mother’s Day earlier this month.

Easy equation

In terms of the economy. Billions of dollars spent on armaments and the supporting structures, at the expense, the...

Bringing learning and play together

Byron Bay High School’s new agility course recognises the importance of play for learning and has students from all years actively playing during breaks and PDHPE lessons, according to Byron Bay High’s Principal, Janine Marcus.

More traffic disruption for Lennox Head

The traffic and parking woes of Lennox are going to get worse before they get better (maybe) with temporary diversions announced by Ballina Shire Council, which will be in place from Tuesday until December.

Vote Green

In response to John Jennings, Numinbah (12 May), ‘Who shall I vote for?’ Simple answer – The Greens. From...

Historic sex assault and abduction – alleged offender charged

NSW Police say a man will spend the weekend in the lock-up after being refused bail today in Grafton following an investigation into the alleged historical sexual assault of a woman in Byron Bay more than 20 years ago.


"Fly Like An Eagle” Spectacular Ocean and Hinterland Views

5 Koonyum Range Road, Wilsons Creek

Space, privacy, pristine nature and an iconic view of Cape Byron! Set approx. 300m above sea level, sits this special 17 acres of unspoiled Australian forest-land with timber home that showcases indoor/outdoor living. The renovated home has a large covered deck, perfect for watching spectacular sun and moon rises over the sea and lighthouse.

This land is for the nature lover who has a dream of enhancing this property to create their own piece of heaven.  There are paths and sites throughout the property on flat ground with eastward sea views with development potential for extensions or outbuildings (STCA).

Situated 7 minutes from Mullumbimby, 25 minutes from Byron Bay and 45 minutes from Gold Coast Airport.  This is a very special property!

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Open: Thursdays and Saturdays 11.00–11.30am
Auction: 12pm onsite, Saturday 6th September 2014  

Enquiries: Tara Torkkola 0423 519 698  


'Lightforce Computers' Building with Fabulous Fit Out

3/84 Centennial Circuit, Byron Bay

This superb location and impeccable fit-out presents an excellent opportunity for the astute buyer to acquire an outstanding freehold property with strong income potential. This quality property is sold with vacant possession.

The floorplan includes a spacious 124m2 light filled ground floor area, an expansive mezzanine, two entrances, exterior car space and rear loading area.

High end design and contemporary materials are used throughout; highlighted by a magnificent, curved timber ceiling retail space.

Ducted A/C , automatic open/close front entrance door, custom designed shop counters, work/storage room, offices upstairs, dual access through back roller door and exposure to the main road entering and exiting Byron Bay.

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Open: Thursdays 2.00–2.30pm or Fridays 12.00–12.30pm
Auction: 12pm onsite – Friday, 29 August 2014
Enquiries: Tara Torkkola 0423 519 698 or Paul Prior 0418 324 297


Freehold Motel With Development Potential

66-68 Tweed Street 'Chalet Motel', Brunswick Heads

Presenting a fantastic opportunity to purchase your own freehold Motel with great development potential located in the laid back seaside village of Brunswick Heads. The Brunswick Chalet Motel offers 12 rooms accommodating 2 to 3 people plus a 3 bedroom manager's residence with office, all within easy walking distance to the array of restaurants, river and ocean.

* Great potential as a boarding house
* Balinese style BBQ area overlooking the tropical salt-water swimming pool
* Situated on a level 1,349sqm block
* The motel has a AAA Tourism three stars rating
* Ideal lifestyle package

The Brunswick Chalet Motel offers a relaxing alternative to busier centres of Byron Bay and the Gold Coast. Byron Bay is a short 10 minute drive south and the Gold Coast is 25 minute drive north.

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Contact Agent: Michael Gudgeon 0419 495 494 [email protected]
Price: $1,800,000


Sensational Dual Income Returns

11 Mackay Street, Byron Bay

Conveniently positioned on the fringe of Byron Bay's vibrant town centre & walking distance to popular Tallow Beach through Arakwal National Park, this delightful home offers an enviable lifestyle.

Renovated, ready to move in or rent out, this property presents fantastic possibilities for home buyers and investors alike.

* Unique floor plan offering a choice of multiple living areas
* Exquisite lush tropical gardens, with rock walls & rock paths
* Save money with solar electricity
* Impressive rear decks, ideal for entertaining

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Contact Agent: Michael Gudgeon 0419 495 494 [email protected]
Price: Interest over $795,000




Up to five times the average rainfall during 2022 in some areas says BOM

The formal record of the extreme rainfall and flooding was released today by the Bureau of Meteorology with some areas of south-east Queensland and north-east New South Wales having five times their monthly average of rain. 

Recognising 50 years of police service

When John 'Jack' Keough moved to Byron Bay police station in 1982 there was still a station sheep that kept the grass down and goats still roamed Cape Byron. Sargent Keough began his career in policing in 1972 when he walked into the Redfern Academy to join the police force. 

The postal vote that never arrived

At 91, there are many things that you can no longer do, but one of the things you still can do is have your voice heard in an election – but not for at least one Byron Shire resident.

Vale big Jez, Mullum troubadour

The Mullumbimby community lost one of the founding fathers of its counter culture last Thursday, when Graham Chambers, better known as Jerry De Munga, passed away at his home with the love and care of wife Chrissy, family and close friends.