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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

Incarceration Nation screens as part of Reconciliation Week

As part of Reconciliation Week (May 27 to June 3), Sisters for Reconciliation and the Cavanbah Reconciliation group will host a screening and discussion of the powerful documentary, Incarceration Nation.

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.

Never again

It seems to me that the floods became a ‘never again’ moment in time for Lismore and to a...

Tweed Council ‘opt in’ to States agritourism – with conditions

The ‘confusing’ Agritourism SEPP was once again back on the table at last week's Tweed Council meeting as Cr Firth pushed to 'opt-out' over the State government's lack detail on conditions.

Lismore community

First let me say how incredibly proud, inspired and supported I feel as part of the Lismore and Northern...

Kevin Hogan returns for Page

Though the coalition government he represents is now in opposition, National Party candidate for Page, Kevin Hogan, has been returned to his seat and yesterday he released a statement to all media.

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.

View Property

Open: Saturday, 6 June 12.00 – 12.30pm
Details: Interest Over $900,000
Enquiries: Paul Banister 0438 856 552

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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

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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.