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June 24, 2021

Latest News

Another roadblock for major Kingscliff development?

Tweed Council clarifies that the Kingscliff DA for a haulage road that will allow '90,000 truck and trailer movements' to bring in fill from the M1 upgrade does not actually allow the developers to use the proposed fill at the site – developers disagree.

Other News

Body of missing woman located – Ballina

A body, believed to be that of a missing woman, has been located in Ballina.

Water diversity

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Lambruk: Local gourmet providore

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Art headed for the bin after Lismore competition

Making rubbish look great is the outcome of a recent art competition in Lismore – Indigenous art, koalas, rainbows, bats and lorikeets all feature in artwork that will soon be printed onto new bins in Carrington Street.

Community Byron announces Council ticket

Sitting independent Councillor, Cate Coorey, has announced her ticket for the 2021 Byron Shire Council elections, to be held September 4.

Michael Lyon announces Byron Shire Council ticket

Byron Shire Mayor, Michael Lyon, has announced a group of candidates to run for the upcoming Council elections in September.

Property in Focus


256 Main Arm Road, Mullumbimby


Here is a rare opportunity to purchase 100 acres of prime rural land only moments to the centre of Mullumbimby. The property offers numerous lifestyle opportunities and has been in the same family for the last 40 years.

Features include;
­- 100 acres
- Large solid 3 bedroom + study home with renovated kitchen
- Expansive out buildings
­- Huge machinery shed
­- Operating as a cattle farm for over 40 years
­- Fully fenced
­- Bore water
­- Two street frontages
­- Potential future development site (STCA)
­- Level walk/ride to the centre of Mullumbimby
­- Surrounded by large farmland
­- One owner in the last 40 years
­- Beautiful rural outlook, clean country air

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Open: Thursday and Saturday 1.00 – 1.30pm
Details: $1,395,000
Enquiries: Tara Torkkola 0423 519 698, Paul Prior 0418 324 297


3 Lots Sold, Only 3 Remaining!

113-115 Broken Head Road, Suffolk Park

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

First National is excited to present to the market an exclusive opportunity to purchase land in a magnificent Suffolk Park 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 lush native rainforest, there are 4 lots available set within walking distance to Tallow Beach and the renowned Byron @ Byron Resort and Spa which boasts an award winning restaurant and luxurious spa and gym memberships are available.

Each allotment comes with DA approval to build stunning architecturally designed homes, details below.

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

Or for investors the property has a fantastic rental income potential with a market rental appraisal of $820 - $900 per week.

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Open: By Appointment
Starting From $370,000. Build prices available.
Enquiries: Tara Torkkola 0423 519 698, James Young 0419 856 840


‘The Norway of Australia’: what does good electric vehicle policy look like?

What does good electric vehicle policy look like? NSW Energy Minister Matt Kean has announced an EV car package that he says will bring NSW on par with the world’s best. Is he right?

Byron market relocation proposal divides opinion

Community opinion appears to be starkly divided over the proposed relocation of the Byron Community Markets from the foreshore at Main Beach to Railway Park, which Byron councillors will vote on this Thursday.

Michael Lyon announces Byron Shire Council ticket

Byron Shire Mayor, Michael Lyon, has announced a group of candidates to run for the upcoming Council elections in September.

Old Byron Hospital future before Council

A significant decision about the future of the old Byron Hospital site will be made this week, with Byron Council choosing an organisation to manage the new community hub that will be created there.