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Byron Comedy Festival launched with a laugh

At a hilarious sold-out launch of the Byron Comedy Festival, Dr Karl Kruszelnicki had the entire Byron Bay Surf Club giggling last night

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Global predicament

Dudley Leggett – Director of Sustainability Research Institute, Suffolk Park Phillip Frazer’s article, (Echo 6 January) is an excellent summary of...

‘Endless land releases’ not the solution for Byron’s housing crisis, says Labor mayor hopeful

Northern Rivers-based trade unionist and MBA student Asren Pugh has announced his candidature for Byron Shire Mayor in September’s local government elections on behalf of Country Labor. 

Architect Designed Beach House With Ocean Views

2C Pacific Vista Drive, Byron Bay

This contemporary beach house boasts magnificent ocean and hinterland views. Positioned in a highly sought after enclave, the surf beach is only a 400m walk away.

Built to the highest standards, this award winning residence features stunning contemporary interiors and integrated passive solar design principles.

Ground level - spacious office/studio, single garage with workshop/storage and undercover car space.

Middle level - expansive living zone opening onto an ocean view deck, New York style kitchen and separate dining area. There are 3 bedrooms and 2 bathrooms including a luxurious master with ensuite.

Top level - a versatile loft space and a sun deck with simply panoramic views.

Tropical inspired landscaping and a plunge pool are among some of the many outstanding features that this property offers.

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Open: Saturday, 8 November 10–10.30am

Details: Auction

Enquires: James Young 0419 856 840, Sharon McInnes 0408 659 649

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The Perfect Family Lifestyle With Privacy and Space

14 Citriadora Drive, Ewingsdale

Beautifully located in a quiet, peaceful position on a picturesque 2081m2 block, this outstanding family home offers the ultimate lifestyle.

Fully renovated, the home has been designed for relaxed open plan indoor/outdoor living with multiple entertaining spaces and a stunning pool with northern aspect.

The kitchen is very high end and adjacent is the informal lounge which flows seamlessly through bi-fold doors onto an outdoor dining area with a spectacular outlook. There are 4 bedrooms, the main with an ensuite plus a family bathroom. Downstairs there is a fantastic self-contained area for guests, teenagers or family.

Set on the Eastern side of Ewingsdale away from the highway, a quick 10 minute drive will have you in the heart of Byron Bay.

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Open: Saturday, 8 November 11–11.30am and 12–12.30pm  

Details: Contact Agent 

Enquires: James Young 0419 856 840

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School Strike for Climate next Friday

Next Friday from 10am Byron Shire students will be demanding political action on the climate emergency in what they and their supporters say is our present, future and reality. 

Diverse and resilient

Andrya Hart, The Channon After statements and actions by some Rous councillors, I am left wondering how many refusals to accept the democratic vote at their...

A confusion of letters in Ocean Shores

Apparently, there is another Ocean Shores in another part of the world, and they have deer…

A hands up poll

Helena Norberg-Hodge and John Page, Byron Bay Hands up everyone who wants another high-end tourist resort in Byron: a place for already pampered outsiders to...