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May 13, 2021

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Locals question placing homes in areas of inundation risk

It is where the community fought off Club Med and it is once again in the spotlight as the current owners, Elements, are seeking to have the zoning of the environmentally sensitive area in Bayshore Drive changed from tourism to residential

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Man dead after boat capsizes near Yamba

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War The Bloody Hell Are You?

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Water outage in Ballina this Thursday

Residents on Crane and Owen Streets in Ballina are advised of a planned water outage this Thursday May 13.

Eating vegan is no longer like Mac Vs PC

Remember back in the bad old days when you used either a PC or Mac? Those were your choices, and never the twain could meet. They were so many miles apart in operations that they were like different countries with different languages and appearances

Mandy Nolan’s Soapbox: Elvis has Left the Building

My dog died. I haven’t been able to write about it until now. It was a month ago, and he was old, but it was still unexpected, and it leaves you feeling a bit raw.

Create the opportunity for everyone to follow their dreams

Local dance group Sprung!! is an integrated dance theatre that has built a community program that creates space for...

Your Very Own Rainforest Escape!

286 Mafeking Road, Goonengerry

Superbly located in a peaceful setting on 1 acre with no visible neighbours, this unique property offers privacy, tranquillity and an idyllic lifestyle.

Federal is 5 minutes away offering a vibrant community with schools and shops close by. Byron Bay is a 25 minute drive and Mullumbimby is only 15 minutes. The rainforest surroundings allow for an abundance of wildlife including a large koala population.

Step inside and you will be greeted with a relaxed ambiance highlighted by large windows and glass doors inviting the outdoor scenery into every room. The kitchen is modern with a walk-in pantry. There are 2 bedrooms and a spacious loft makes an ideal home office or 3rd bedroom.

Flowing from the living area is a sensational covered deck with a lovely outlook.

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Open: By Appointment

Details: $495,000

Enquires: Paul Banister 0438 856 552 


Trendy Home - Walk To Town & Beaches

72 Shirley Street, Byron Bay

Located just minutes walk into the vibrant hub of Byron Bay with cafes, restaurants and our famous Belongil and Main beaches at your finger tips, this modern home offers an ideal lifestyle.

The home features an open plan living, dining and kitchen that extends out to a covered entertaining area in the backyard - great for a summer BBQ with friends and family. The kitchen includes stainless steel appliances, gas cooktop and granite benchtops.

There are three good sized bedrooms with built-ins and the bathroom has a bath plus a separate toilet.

Perfectly suited to either investors or home occupiers, this property represents excellent buying and will be sold. Your inspection is highly recommended!

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Open: Saturday, 11 October 10–10.30am

Details: Auction

Enquires: Paul Banister 0438 856 552


Go straight to the source on the Future Water Project

Rous County Council has announced a series of information days to be held this month where the community can ‘drop in’ and find out more about the revised draft Future Water Project 2060.

Free mental health workshop for Byron businesses

Business owners in Byron Shire are invited to attend a free 'Healthy Mindset' workshop aimed at providing them with resources and tools to improve mental health and wellbeing, as well as the opportunity to connect with other business owners.


Jillian Spring, Billinudgel In the article –  At a gathering of trainspotters, 21/4/21 by David Lisle, re Tweed Council Rail Trail, it is noted in...

Remembering Bentley

Saturday 15 May is the seventh anniversary of Victory Day at the historic Bentley Blockade, just west of Lismore.