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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

Cartoon of the week – 25 May, 2022

The Echo loves your letters and is proud to provide a community forum on the issues that matter most to our readers and the people of the NSW north coast. So don't be a passive reader, send us your epistles.

Elliot ecstatic about Albo and confident of a Richmond win

While her win in Richmond has not yet been confirmed, Justine Elliot is very happy about the overall result for Labor and a new government.

Reactivating Lismore with markets

Lismore CBD is about to receive a boost with two of its largest markets coming to Lismore’s CBD to help reactivate local economy and sense of community. 

Bringing learning and play together

Byron Bay High School’s new agility course recognises the importance of play for learning and has students from all years actively playing during breaks and PDHPE lessons, according to Byron Bay High’s Principal, Janine Marcus.

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! 

Mandy Nolan’s Soapbox: Another Day in Hope Purgatory

Politics is a phenomenal experience. To work harder than you thought possible, to put yourself so absolutely in the public domain full of hope and belief. Then to ask for judgement. It’s high stakes. A kind of ethical and philosophical extreme sport.

Property in Focus


Brand New Home In Suffolk Park

Lot 1, 113-115 Broken Head Road, Suffolk Park

 

Set amongst lush coastal rainforest, this brand new architecturally designed home offers contemporary and affordable family living and complete privacy.

Within walking distance to beautiful Tallow Beach, local schools and the renowned Byron @ Byron Resort and Spa, the location is simply fabulous.

The ground floor features an expansive open plan kitchen, dining and living area with timber flooring and an abundance of natural light filtering through. This space flows onto a covered entertaining patio with a pleasant treed outlook. A bathroom and a covered carport complete this level.

The 2nd floor enjoys excellent accommodation with 4 bedrooms. The master has a full ensuite and glass sliding doors open onto a parents retreat timber deck. A family bathroom is central to the remaining bedrooms.

The property has fantastic rental income potential as the current market appraisal is $820 - $900pw.

View Property

Open: By appointment
Details: Contact Agent for Price
Enquiries: James Young 0419 856 840, Tara Torkkola 6685 8466

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2 Vacant Lots Sold, Only 3 Remaining!

113-115 Broken Head Road, Suffolk Park

Land Starting From $370,000. Lots 1, 4, 5 and 6 available for sale.

This is an exclusive opportunity to purchase land in a magnificent location. With the build price from $350,000, this is the most affordable house/land package so close to Byron Bay town centre.

Enjoying total privacy and surrounded by coastal rainforest, there are 4 lots available set within walking distance to Tallow Beach and the Byron @ Byron Resort and Spa.

Each allotment comes with DA approval to build stunning architecturally designed homes, visit our website for full details. Lot 1 is already constructed and is also for sale. Fantastic rental income potential with a market rental appraisal of $820 - $900pw.

With very few lots available in our town, “Retreat At Byron” is a highly desirable location where all life’s pleasures await you.

View Property

Open: By Appointment
Details: LAND – Starting from $370,000
Enquiries: James Young 0419 856 840, Tara Torkkola 6685 8466

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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.