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May 13, 2021

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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.

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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...

Lismore City Council declares housing emergency, wants more units

A Lismore City Council housing survey had shown more than 60 per cent of residents were living by themselves or with one other person, Cr Ekins said, prompting ‘a real need for smaller housing or units’.

Humans suck

Hannah Grace, Ocean Shores I heard on the local news late this afternoon (April 20) that a 370kg tuna ...

Ballina Dragons’ great results at Urunga

The Ballina Dragon Boat Racing Club is a group of paddling people from all walks of life who enjoy being out on the water having fun and keeping fit.

Jonson Street bus shelter gone and an era ended

Byron Shire Council says that the wooden bus shelter on Jonson Street outside the Byron Visitors Centre is being removed today with all bus services operating from the new bus interchange on Butler Street in Byron Bay

Developers push swamp boundaries – will council push back?

It has once again been left to residents to raise serious issues in relation to a development application (DA) that is pushing to overdevelop at 6 Keats Street, Byron Bay at the expense of the environment, in particular the Cumbebin Swamp.

Property in Focus

Premium property in ultimate town location!

42 Marvell Street, Byron Bay

Looking for a permanent holiday? Then secure your own quiet oasis in Byron's heart! This premium property is positioned in one of the most sought-after and tightly-held locations in Byron Bay. Brilliantly located at the quiet and elevated, eastern end of Marvell Street, the property is unrivalled in coupling privacy with proximity to shopping, restaurants and beaches. This spacious home doubles as perhaps the best soiree location in Byron Bay! Expansive hardwood decking surrounds a stunning 12x6m solar-heated, salt-water swimming pool, and tasteful brush fencing and tropical gardens guarantee absolute privacy (no visible neighbours!) for family, fun and reflection.

  • 1012m2 (subdivision potential STCA)
  • Positioned in Byron's "Golden Grid": One of the most sought-after and tightly-held locations in Byron Bay
  • Quiet, elevated eastern end of Marvell Street with little passing traffic
  • 480m to Clarkes Beach, 850 m to Post Office & Cinema
  • Virtually private back lane access to Top Shop (60m) for fresh bread & coffee!

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Open: By Appointment

Details: Contact Agent

Enquiries: Su Reynolds 0428 888 660, James Young 0419 856 840


Elevated Suffolk Park Family Oasis

16 Beech Drive, Suffolk Park


Stylishly updated by Melbourne decorator.

Wake up to stunning sunrises, serene ocean sounds and laughing Kookas. Three bedrooms, two renovated bathrooms with Italian tiling, single-level, two living areas and double auto garage on 620.5m2 (approx.).

Three minutes’ walk to Suffolk shopping hub with best bakery and Pub. eight minutes’ walk to stunning Tallow Ocean Beach (1km dog-area).

Beautifully appointed with new carpets, fresh paint work, LED lights, two split-system air conditioners, new fencing and lush tropical landscaped gardens.

Fabulous huge under cover entertaining area with lighting and power perfect to add a hot tub. This is a great space for endless BBQ’s with family and friends.

So private and so desirable. Move in for Easter 2015!

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Open: Saturday, 14 March 1.00 – 1.30pm and Sunday, 15 March 10.00 – 10.30am

Details: Auction onsite Sunday 15 March, 10.30am

Enquiries: Su Reynolds 0428 888 660, Sharon McInnes 0408 659 649 


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.

Travelling at the speed of lies

When Tim Berners-Lee and others created the architectural foundations of the world wide web, they did so with the vision of openness, idea sharing, and trust. Human nature has a way of making things more complicated, of course.