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March 1, 2021

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Police looking for missing Pottsville woman

Police say they are seeking public assistance to locate a woman missing from Pottsville for almost a week.

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Facebook fails

Adrian Gattenhof, Mullumbimby American spoilt brat Zuckerberg may have done adults around the world a great favour with his screamy...

Ballina sludge a mixture of blue-green algae species

A reader has sent Echonetdaily some photos of what he described as 'something nasty and green coming down the Richmond River'.

Mandy Nolan’s Soapbox: There is no place like home… actually there are no places

Local low income residents in Byron Bay are the human koalas of our Shire. They too have lost much of their habitat. We need affordable housing now, not in three years, or five years, or ten. Now.

Tweed Council rejects Casuarina disability viewing platform

Issues of queue jumping, the allocation of Tweed Shire Council’s resources in both time and money, and responding to...

Will the Lennox Park pavilion survive?

Ballina Shire Council will today debate the future of the Lennox Park pavilion/dressing shed, which is slated for removal as part of the Lennox Village Vision concept plan.

Suffolk pump track

Dr Ray Moynihan, Suffolk Park Thanks to The Echo for ongoing coverage of the debate about the proposed pump track...

Property in Focus

This Is The Dream! 96 Acres In The Hinterland

1930 Dunoon Road, Dunoon

Here is an exciting opportunity to purchase 96 acres in the Hinterland with breathtaking views over the Border Ranges and rolling green countryside. The land is rich and fertile, perfect for primary production. This property is ideal for horse lovers as there are scenic riding trails and Rocky Creek Dam is nearby.

There is extensive bitumen road frontage plus numerous sites where you could build your dream country residence. Or, if you are seeking a project, there is an original Queenslander on site that has been re-stumped and has DA approval for a full renovation.

A sensational addition has included a huge 14m x 12m American style barn/shed with a mezzanine level. It has comfortable but basic living facilities whilst you renovate or build The property is fully fenced with a large spring fed dam.

The charming township of Dunoon is just around the corner. Byron Bay is a 45 minute cruise and the cute village of Federal is nearby.

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Open: Saturday, 6 June 12.00 – 12.30pm

Details: Interest Over $900,000

Enquiries: Paul Banister 0438 856 552


Enjoy a lifestyle of privacy and tranquillity

13/146 Old Bangalow Road, Byron Bay

Perfectly positioned in the “Woodlands Estate” along Old Bangalow Road, this huge 2750m2 block of land represents exceptional buying and is only minutes from Byron Bay Township.

Extremely private in a beautiful setting, you can enjoy semi-rural living whilst being close to beautiful beaches, restaurants and the golf course.

The land is ready for you to build your dream home.

A very rare opportunity to purchase over 1/2 an acre of vacant land in this highly sought after location.

Call or email us today for further information.

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Open: By Appointment 

Details: Interest Over $600,000

Enquiries: Paul Banister 0438 856 552



Dr Matt Landos, East Ballina There is the real news and then there is the fake news. The radio news announced recently new economic figures showing...

Monkey see

Daniel Brown, Byron Bay Back in my early youth growing up in Mt Eliza Victoria in the ‘90s I’d secretly look up to and admire...

Australia’s bastardry

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Mt Warning ban

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