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February 27, 2021

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Mt Warning ban

Chris Gee, Byron Bay Indigenous readers be advised that the following letter contains references to persons deceased. I read with some...

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Cavanbah centre gets a taste of 3×3 basketball

The Byron Beez basketball team in collaboration with the U League hosted a 3x3 tournament at the Cavanbah centre at the end of January that attracted 30 teams.

Saltwater mob style

Story & photo Melissa Butters If you’ve ever tasted the wild fish rillettes from The Bay SmokeHouse you know what’s...

PM’s vaccine

Martin Bail, Federal On 4 February, 2021 ABC News reported, albeit briefly, that the PM will ‘for the record’ be...

Archibald has knock-on effect in Murwillumbah

The Tweed Regional Gallery is hosting the Archibald Prize and local business people say the event is giving the town of Murwillumbah a significant economic boost.

Council’s power

Matthew O’Reilly I refer to Ian Pickles’ letter, titled ‘Developers’ power’ (Letters, 10 February). Generally, I must agree with most of...

Community bar – not

Liz Levy, Suffolk Park I couldn’t believe what I was reading in The Echo: a plan to turn an ‘iconic’...

Property in Focus

Once In A Lifetime Opportunity!

10-12 Giaour Street, Byron Bay


This magnificent property is positioned in one of Byron Bay’s most exclusive beach side locations. Set on the edge of Belongil estuary and bird sanctuary, you can relax by the water and be captivated by the hinterland views through to Mt Warning.

A few steps will have you on the beach or at nearby restaurants. A 20 minute stroll will take you into Byron Bay’s town centre.

Beautifully crafted, ‘A Beach House At Byron’ features a unique design which allows for many different options.

Features include;

•       Large double block

•       Eco friendly design with 4 bed, 2 bath main home

•       Multiple entertaining verandas

•       2 separate studios, one on the water’s edge

•       Lush tropical gardens and meandering paths

•       Uninterrupted sounds of the surf and native birdlife

•       Total privacy and peace away from the main roads

•       Large double garage

•       Currently operating as holiday accommodation and boasting a generous income stream

Approval to operate as a B&B

•       Private retreat or holiday let – the choice is yours!

This is a very unique lifestyle property…your inspection is highly recommended.

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Open: By appointment

Details: Interest Over $2,650,000

Enquiries: James Young 0419 856 840, Su Reynolds 0428 888 660


Stunning, Fully Renovated Home On 1 Acre

17 Brookview Court, Ewingsdale


Set on 1 acre (4083m2) in a quiet, elevated cul-de-sac, this builders own home offers a great lifestyle with total privacy and is only a 7 minute drive into the hub of Byron Bay. Beautifully renovated and built to the highest standard, the quality and attention to detail displayed throughout are second to none. The home has vast proportions and multiple living spaces which makes it ideal for large or extended families.

Features Include;

  • Huge central open plan living, dining and lounge area
  • Multiple formal and informal living spaces
  • Designer kitchen with stone benchtops, breakfast bar, double pantry, island bench and oven with 5 burner gas cooktop
  • Spacious master bedroom/parents retreat with huge walk in robe, ensuite and private courtyard
  • Study/home office
  • Timber floors
  • Ducted A/C and solar hot water system
  • Large 94m2 covered outdoor entertaining space
  • North facing rear yard
  • Beautiful grounds and established landscaping and trees
  • Massive garage/studio space with workshop, storage area and bathroom
  • Garden shed and double carport

Call or email us for further information.

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Open: Saturday, 17 October 11.00 – 11.30am, Sunday, 18 October 11.00 – 11.30am

Details: Interest Over $1,450,000

Enquiries: James Young 0419 856 840, Su Reynolds 0428 888 660


‘The Great Reset’

Gary Opit, Wooyung I appreciated the letter by Lucas Wright (17 February) on the Great Reset conspiracy fantasy. With our privileged, western, simplistic understanding of...

Letting go

Mary McMorrow, Mullumbimby I respect the parents forgiving the drunk driver who killed their four children (one a cousin) as their way of dealing with...

Ministers misbehave

Keith Duncan, Pimlico Accusations of appalling behaviour by the Liberal Party in covering up misdeeds within its ranks just keep on keeping on. The last...

Transparency needed

Janelle Saffin MP, State Member for Lismore. I read with interest Mia Armitage’s front page article in last week’s Echo ‘Electorates miss out on bushfire...