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March 4, 2021

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Byron Wildlife Hospital’s DA up for public comment

A development application for the mobile Byron Bay Wildlife Hospital is now before the public.

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Rapey Liberal culture is their undoing

Former Liberal staffer Brittany Higgins’ steel-eyed testimony around rape allegations saw spiders crawl from under rocks and spread in all directions last week. 

Senior players triumph at Cherry Street Croquet Club

The experience combination of Joan Campbell (92 years young) and Elaine Astley (89) were able to beat the field and collect a win in the Cherry Streety Twilight Golf Croquet Plate Competition held at Ballina.

Mandy Nolan’s Soapbox: Dear Brittany

We watched you. We watched you break the silence. We heard the truth shatter like a glass hitting the tiles.

Heritage Bruns?

David Kolb, Brunswick Head When Mathew O’Reilly spoke to Council regarding heritage listing for parts of Brunswick Heads he was quoted...

Suffolk Park pump track for Cavanbah

Kathy Gleeson, Suffolk Park When I first heard of, and supported, the pump track at the Linda Vidler Park in Suffolk...

Shores United win local derby in season opener

Shores United FC began their season in the Anzac Cup B football competition with a 3-1 win over local rivals the Mullumbimby Brunswick Valley FC last Sunday.

A Rare Opportunity in a Dream Location

12 Taylors Road, Broken Head

Exclusively located in a very tightly held eastern enclave within minutes to beautiful Broken Head Beach and Taylor’s Lake, this elevated property offers absolute privacy, ocean views and you can hear the waves breaking on the shore. Surrounded by native bushland, this charming beach house enjoys soaring high ceilings, fireplace and the original timber floors. The open plan kitchen, dining and living flows onto wide covered verandas. The 2nd lounge also has access to another covered veranda.The 3 bedrooms are spacious with garden outlooks. There is a separate studio with ensuite, ideal for guests, teenagers or the ultimate home office. Set on a superb block only 10 mins to Byron with established grounds and gardens, this is a unique opportunity as properties in this location rarely become available. View Property Open: By AppointmentDetails: Interest over $1,400,000 Enquires: Su Reynolds 0428 888 660  firstnational-branding-strip

Charming Fully Renovated Cottage – Central Bangalow

17 Thomas Street, Bangalow

Set in the prime, sought after area of Bangalow is this beautiful fully renovated, elevated 3 bedroom cottage (circa 1910). A wide covered veranda graces the front of the home. Lovely wide timber floor boards, high ceilings, timber windows and French doors are some of the many features. 3 double bedrooms plus council approval to build a separate 4th bedroom or studio room in the back yard. The new kitchen has stone bench tops, 2pac cupboards and French doors open onto the outdoor living/dining room which overlooks the fully fenced and private north facing yard. The new bathroom/laundry has a frameless shower screen and tasteful finishes. Extra-large double carport and solar hot water. You could just move in and unpack. View Property Open: By AppointmentDetails: Interest over $649,000 Enquires: Su Reynolds 0428 888 660 firstnational-branding-strip

Tweed Council staff’s delegated powers debated

The question of what staff and councillors get to decide in relation to development applications was raised by Tweed Councillor Ron Cooper at the last Tweed Shire Council meeting.

Supporting independent news or making fat cats fatter?

The recent skirmish between Facebook and the government is hard to miss, even if you rely on Facebook for your news. But what does it all mean?

Koala groups lobby Tweed MP Geoff Provest for action

Local koala groups have been taking action to protect NSW koalas by meeting with Tweed State Member of Parliament, Geoff Provest seeking his support for action on koala protections and asking him not to support the koala killing legislation his government are putting forward.

Leadership lost

Paul Leitch, Ewingsdale Thanks to Hans Lovejoy for commenting on the proposed Ewingsdale Development (24 February). It is worthwhile noting that with the absence of clear...