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May 25, 2022

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Bringing learning and play together

Byron Bay High School’s new agility course recognises the importance of play for learning and has students from all years actively playing during breaks and PDHPE lessons, according to Byron Bay High’s Principal, Janine Marcus.

Other News

$17m in funds for work on crown lands in NSW

If you are involved in managing crown reserve land and facilities then now is the time to get that application in for a share of the $17 million that is available fro the 2022-3 funding round. 

Race action at the TVSC Mother’s Day meet

A dedicated fleet of 13 boats took to the water for the Tweed Valley Sailing Club’s (TVSC) Winter series on Mother’s Day earlier this month.

Police appeal for missing woman

Lismore Police are appealing to the public for assistance in locating Missing Person, Emily Eden Lazzaroni.

Vote Green

In response to John Jennings, Numinbah (12 May), ‘Who shall I vote for?’ Simple answer – The Greens. From...

The protest vote

Uncanny that in this federal election, in Richmond as elsewhere, the freedom/protest vote parties just about all preference the...

Harm Labor

Much as I respect Richard Jones’ opinions on many things, I can’t agree with his conclusion last week (‘Election...

Property in Focus

FirstNationalBB-PIF-604-14MonetDrPerched high on the Montecollumn Ridge

14 Monet Drive, Montecollum




This exclusive 17 acre property boasts 360 degree views from the beaches enveloping Byron Bay through to the Lighthouse and Mt Chincogan down the Huonbrook Valley. The property has been designed to take full advantage of the glorious outlook.

The large contemporary home will accommodate family gatherings on the grandest scale in complete luxury and comfort.

This property offers what most people move to this area for, peace, privacy a natural environment and a totally relaxed lifestyle.

Features include;
• Light filled 4 bedroom, 3.5 bathroom quality built home
• 8 minutes’ drive to Mullumbimby shops and 25 minutes’ drive to beach
• Indoor/outdoor lifestyle with multiple living and entertaining areas
• Fully equipped gourmet kitchen with stainless steel appliances
• All 4 bedrooms are king size with air conditioning, beautiful views
• 3 wrap around entertaining decks with ocean and hinterland views
• Large in ground solar heated pool, heated spa and shower room
• Perfect for a large family or 2 small families
• Beautiful established gardens
• Broadband internet access
• Solar hot water, several water tanks, bore and 3 phase power
• Shed ideal for banana plantation

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Open: Thursday 4 February 12.00 – 12.30pm,
Friday 12 February 2.00 – 2.30pm,
Saturday 13 February 10.00 – 10.30am
Contact Agent For Price
Enquiries: Tara Torkkola 0423 519 698, James Young 6685 8466


FirstNationalBB-PIF-604-46BrokenHeadRdFamily Home + Granny Flat + Studio

46 Broken Head Road, Newrybar




Set on 2685m2 (over half an acre), this Newrybar property offers a real sense of privacy and elevation with a beautiful, vast rural outlook, granny flat accommodation plus work studio spaces.

The solid brick home features 4 bedrooms and 2 bathrooms. All of the bedrooms have BIR’s, the main has a WIR, ensuite and aA/C. There is a central bathroom, separate W/C, store room and separate laundry.

At the hub of the home is an open plan living, dining and kitchen with high raked timber ceilings and large windows to showcase the glorious rural outlook.

Separate to the home is a one bedroom granny flat with living room, kitchenette, bathroom and laundry. PLUS there is also a 2 room work studio with storeroom and small tool shed.

Surrounded by 37 hectares of farmland with the convenience of being able to walk to the Harvest Café, or you can drive a few minutes to Broken Head beach for a surf. Byron Bay, Bangalow and Lennox Head are also close by.

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Open: Saturday, 30 January 10.00 – 10.30am
$750,000 to $830,000
Enquiries: Tara Torkkola 0423 519 698, Su Reynolds 6685 8466


Race action at the TVSC Mother’s Day meet

A dedicated fleet of 13 boats took to the water for the Tweed Valley Sailing Club’s (TVSC) Winter series on Mother’s Day earlier this month.

Entertainment in the Byron Shire for the week beginning 25 May, 2022

The Jezabels The Jezabels are on a national tour to celebrate the 10th Anniversary of their multi-award winning Gold Album Prisoner. For the first time, the band will be playing their...

Comment: Bridging the flooded divide

In the sodden floodplains the divide among those affected has never been clearer – those who were insured, and those who weren’t, renters and owners, Lismore LGA and everywhere else.

Grants to support arts and culture flood recovery

Nearly 50 arts and cultural organisations, screen practitioners, individual artists and collaborative groups impacted by recent floods will have access to $500,000 in funding.