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Primex Sustainable Farming and Primary Industries Expo new date confirmed

After being postponed due to the flooding and ongoing wet weather the 2022 Primex Sustainable Farming and Primary Industries Expo and will now go ahead on November 10–12.

Other News

Keep your eyes and ears open for Albert’s Lyrebird

Tweed Council is asking that you put your best bird listening ears on this June and capture the sounds of a rare bird.

Grants to support arts and culture flood recovery

Nearly 50 arts and cultural organisations, screen practitioners, individual artists and collaborative groups impacted by recent floods will have access to $500,000 in funding.

Large bioenergy facility gets nod

Byron Council’s plan to build a facility that converts waste into electricity at the Byron Bay Sewage Treatment Plant (STP) has been given the green light by the Northern Regional Planning Panel

Saving Old-growth Trees on NSW’s own good advice

In the hope of making the New South Wales government take its own good advice, the North East Forest Alliance (NEFA) is today launching its Save Old-growth Trees campaign.

Incarceration Nation screens as part of Reconciliation Week

As part of Reconciliation Week (May 27 to June 3), Sisters for Reconciliation and the Cavanbah Reconciliation group will host a screening and discussion of the powerful documentary, Incarceration Nation.

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. 

Elevated and Secluded With Ocean Views

9 Red Bean Close , Suffolk Park

The most affordable ocean view home in town!

With sweeping ocean views, this private and secluded residence offers the ideal family floor plan combined with a spectacular outlook.

Spacious, well-appointed kitchen adjoining the open plan dining and living zone. This area flows onto a magnificent east facing balcony with ocean views.

The upper level also consists of the master bedroom, WIR and ensuite, 2nd bedroom/home office or nursery and media area. The ground floor offers 2 bedrooms, bathroom, living area and laundry with another private balcony.

Features also include gleaming timber floors and an extensive use of glass.  Fully fenced with established gardens plus a single lock up garage. Easy access to beach, shops, schools and public transport.

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Open: Saturday, 1 November 12–12.30pm
Details: Interest Over $729,000
Enquires: Sharon McInnes 0408 659 649

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Beachfront Opportunity - Two For The Price Of One!

162 Alcorn Street, Suffolk Park

Have you ever dreamt of owning a property directly opposite the beach? Imagine being able to walk across the road and enjoy surfing, swimming, fishing or sunset strolls within metres of home. This is your opportunity to secure a huge 893m2 beachfront property with a double income bonus!

There is a main brick home offering generous proportions throughout with 3-4 large bedrooms. The master features an ensuite and solid rosewood robes. Soaring raked timber ceilings in both the kitchen and lounge are an absolute highlight.

Here’s the bonus… there is an approved, fully self-contained flat with separate access. This is ideal for extended family, guests or to generate extra income. Alternatively, investors this really is a sensational package as double income properties are rare.

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Open: Saturday, 1 November 11–11.30am  
Details: $1,200,000
Enquires: Sharon McInnes 0408 659 649

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Reasons to be cheerful

After nine long years of being led by the least among us, Australia’s future feels optimistic. Thanks, Western Australia, you were instrumental in booting those numpties out! 

Regrets for treatment of Wardell CORE?

After Ballina Council's recent decision, at its Finance and Facilities Committee Meeting, to effectively evict the Wardell Community Organised Resilience Effort (CORE) from the War Memorial Hall, in mid-flood recovery, some were having second thoughts at their Ordinary Meeting yesterday.

Keep your eyes and ears open for Albert’s Lyrebird

Tweed Council is asking that you put your best bird listening ears on this June and capture the sounds of a rare bird.

Progress at Ross Lane?

The perennial question 'is Ross Lane open?' edged closer to an answer yesterday, with Ballina Council discussing a range of options to solve the flooding problem which regularly cuts off Lennox's main access to the west. Ross Lane has been closed again this week.