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Tripling water harvesting will leave local communities dry

The NSW government was looking to do catchment by catchment analysis to determine the risk to local water supply and rivers from the new rules on water harvesting rights.

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Who is candidate Terry Sharples?

Tweed-based Richmond candidate for the May 21 election, Terry Sharples, has described himself as a ‘True Independent’, yet there is little online information regarding his platform, funding and professional background.

Saffin seeks $7.5 million for Lismore townhouse developments

Lismore MP Janelle Saffin has made a special request to the NSW Government for $7.5 million to enable two townhouse developments in East Lismore and Goonellabah, which she says would add 66 flood-free, affordable units to the city’s housing stock.

About that insert last week…

Regarding the eight page pamphlet inserted into last week’s newspaper by advertiser Tom Barnett; it was not produced by The Echo.

First residents move in to Wollongbar housing pods

The first residents displaced by the flooding disaster have now received the keys to their temporary housing pods at Wollongbar, Ballina Council says.

Mandy for Richmond: ‘I’m there to break things’

I am deeply curious about whether Mandy Nolan can unseat Labor’s Justine Elliot and win Richmond for the Greens in Saturday’s election.

COVID-19 update: May 16

The Northern NSW Local Health District says that to 4pm yesterday, 15 May, 384 new cases of COVID-19 were confirmed in the District, including 82 positive PCR tests and 302 positive rapid antigen tests.

Sensational Opportunity!

3 Bower Street, Brunswick Heads

 

Charming home is set on just over 1000m2, has 2 street frontages and offers dual income potential with a separate studio.

The home features a large open plan living, dining and kitchen with timber flooring. This area flows onto 2 covered entertainer’s decks.

There are 3 bedrooms, bathroom and separate laundry. The master bedroom is spacious with a WIR, ensuite and access onto the rear deck.

Set away from the house, the studio has a kitchen, dining and lounge. There is a bedroom with a WIR and a combined bathroom/laundry. This studio offers great options.

The rear yard has veggie gardens and a lock up shed, which would be ideal for a home office, workshop or storage.

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Open: Saturday 9th May, 10.00 – 10.30am
Details: Interest Over $1,100,000
Enquiries: Sharon McInnes 0408 659 649

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Outstanding Commercial Investment!

6/59 Centennial Circuit, Byron Bay

Situated in an upmarket complex in Byron Bay’s popular Arts and Industrial Estate, this spacious 162m2 (plus enclosed courtyard & balcony) commercial building is beautifully appointed with high end finishes and will suit professional offices.

Set over 2 levels with great natural light, modern decor, multiple office spaces, bathrooms on both floors and a kitchenette, the internal space has been well thought out for productivity and provides a comfortable work environment for staff. 

Externally the building is attractive and rendered and includes a private courtyard, 2 separate entrances, ample parking and excellent exposure.

With easy access off the main road into Byron Bay, this is a great investment in an outstanding commercial location. 

The property will be sold with a secured tenant in place. 

Call or email us today for further information.

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Open: By Appointment
Details: Interest Over $440,000
Enquiries: Sharon McInnes 0408 659 649

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SCU to house temporary accommodation for flood-affected residents

Temporary homes will be located at Southern Cross University (SCU) Lismore Campus as part of the NSW government's program to provide 800 temporary housing options for flood-affected people.

Secret agreements and done deals

Government and Byron Council refuse to explain details around temporary accommodation plans

Sue Higginson MLC: a woman on a mission

Local mother, grandmother, partner, activist, farmer, and lawyer, Sue Higginson, can now add NSW MLC Senator to her list of hyphenates.

One Nation ‘ghost’ haunting Richmond

Less than a week out from the election, mystery surrounds the One Nation candidate and her connection to the electorate.