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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

One person is in ICU with covid in the Northern Rivers region

There is one person in ICU in the Northern NSW Local Health District and 23 people in hospital with COVID-19. 

I am outraged

The insert in The Echo (8 May) could be taken to imply that cloud seeding was the cause of recent...

Action after the flood: Mullum residents discuss flooding

Mullumbimby Residents Association (MRA) held a public meeting at the Ex-Services Club on May 16, and with approximately 150 attending it exceeded expectations.

Frida’s Field: nose-to-tail lunch

On Saturday 4 June, Frida’s Field will pay homage to their holistically-reared Angus-Wagyu cattle by hosting a special five-course...

A woman on fire with nothing to lose

As a brand new MLC, Sue Higginson’s first week in the NSW Upper House has been huge but she says it’s a taste of things to come.

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.

Property in Focus


Price Drastically Reduced – Owner Says Sell!

256 Main Arm Road, Mullumbimby

Here is a rare opportunity to purchase 100 acres of prime rural land only moments to the centre of Mullumbimby. The property offers numerous lifestyle opportunities and has been in the same family for the last 40 years.

Features include;
• 100 acres
• Large solid 3 bedroom + study home with renovated kitchen
• Expansive out buildings
• Huge machinery shed
• Operating as a cattle farm for over 40 years
• Fully fenced
• Bore water
• Two street frontages
• Potential future development site (STCA)
• Level walk/ride to the centre of Mullumbimby
• Surrounded by large farmland
• One owner in the last 40 years
• Beautiful rural outlook, clean country air

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Open: Thursday and Saturday 12.00-12.30pm
Details: $1,595,000
Enquiries: Paul Prior  0418 324 297, Tara Torkkola  0423 519 698

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Elevated Brick Home On 10 Acres With Stunning Views

297 Mafeking Road, Goonengerry

Situated on 10 acres with panoramic views, this property offers privacy, space and a quiet lifestyle.

The land itself is very usable being partly level and boasts forests, fruit trees and a permanent spring fed dam. The brick and tile home is beautifully elevated to make the most of the magnificent vistas.

Well-appointed and in excellent condition, the home features; 2 large bedrooms, 2 bathrooms, 2 study areas, timber floors and a spacious kitchen. The living area with a wood fire is adjacent to the kitchen and opens onto a huge covered entertainer’s deck. Separate to the house is a studio and work shed which offers loads of options.

Located only 15 minutes to both Byron Bay and Mullumbimby, this is a superb place to call home.

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Open: Saturday, 28 February 2.00 – 2.30pm
Details: Interest Over $699,000
Enquiries: Paul Prior 0418 324 297, Paul Banister 0438 856 552

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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.