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February 27, 2021

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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...

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Will Ballina Council live up to its promise?

A motion from Cr Jeff Johnson to be tabled at Ballina Shire Council's meeting this week will ask the council to live up to its promise to act on the climate emergency, and divest from fossil fuel investments.

Interview with James McMillan, founder of the Byron Surf Festival

With the Byron Bay Surf Festival just days away, founder James McMillan took a few minutes to talk to Seven about the awesome things planned for the coming weekend.

Tweed mayor and rail trail

Richard White, East Ballina I watched a Facebook video of Mayor, Chris Cherry, addressing a meeting, organised by the Northern...

Editorial – Ewingsdale development creep rejected by residents

A petition of 294 signatures against rezoning Ewingsdale farmland to commercial use will be presented to councillors for their upcoming Thursday meeting.

Call to protect oceans from plastic and pollution

A new sign has been installed at Main Beach, Byron Bay, calling for increased awareness and collective action on the issue of marine debris and pollution. 

Cult Covid

John Scrivener, Main Arm A careful analysis of Cult Covid must clearly distinguish between four separate and distinct yet interconnected...

Property in Focus

Large family home in sought after Pacific Vista

2B Beachcomber Drive, Byron Bay


This solid brick and tile home is located in one of the quietest settings close to town. The property overlooks a park, and a scenic 300 metre walk will have you on Tallow Beach. Byron Bay’s town centre is within walking or cycling distance.

The home has been well planned over 2 levels and will easily accommodate a large family, or extra guests with 4 bedrooms + study + office, 2 bathrooms and 2 living areas.

Air-conditioning and a gas heater provide all year comfort.

Externally the 458m² grounds are level, easy care and well maintained with extras including water tanks and solar panels.

This is a great family home, or from an investor’s perspective, this easy care design will attract a strong rental income in a high demand locale. For this property and location to be fully appreciated and if this sounds like the lifestyle or investment you are after, this is an opportunity not to be missed.

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Open: Inspection by appointment

Details: Interest Over $890,000

Enquiries: Sharon McInnes 0408 659 649


Private & energy-efficient family home

10 Tulipwood Court, Suffolk Park


Superbly positioned in a quiet court, this is your opportunity to buy into the popular Baywood Chase Estate which is family orientated and walking distance to the Golf Club, park, lake and local store.

With a long private entrance, this brick and tile family home is set back off the road with a reserve on the eastern side.

Offers 3 bedrooms (2 with built in robes), renovated bathroom, separate W/C, great natural light and a north facing back yard.

The home features an open plan kitchen/dining. The adjoining lounge flows onto covered entertaining deck. A timber walkway leads you through the lush tropical gardens and shady palms.

For all year comfort the home is fitted out with ceilings fans and 2 reverse cycle air conditioners. There is also a 1.48kw solar power system , the hot water is an energy efficient heat pump system.

This home is immaculate, well maintained and private. You really can’t look pass this great buy!

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Open: Thursday, 13 August 4.00 – 4.30pm & Saturday, 15 August 10.00 – 10.30am

Details: Interest Over $569,000

Enquiries: Sharon McInnes 0408 659 649, James Young 0419 856 840


Bringing down the heat in our ‘hood

How well we survive the future depends on our vision for our towns and suburbs – and on how we bring that vision about.

Resilience through biodiversity and awareness

The Byron Shire Resilience and Regeneration Roadshow will be in Brunswick Heads this Saturday, as part of a series of events across the region tackling the question: ‘How do we create more resilient communities in 2021?’

Housing affordability on agenda at Ballina

With the housing crisis worsening in Ballina and across the Northern Rivers, councillors agreed that something had to be done about the problem at their meeting yesterday.

Final stage of Lismore Base Hospital gets underway

The redevelopment works commenced in late 2016 and the final stage is now getting underway to complete the Lismore Base Hospital refurbishment.