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May 29, 2022

Latest News

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

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.

Corporate beach

Tallow Beach is a great place to walk your dog and it has got a lot busier over the...

Kashmir Miller: ‘the Green wave will expand’

Taking her first but definitely not her last steps into federal politics, the election campaign for Greens candidate for Page, Kashmir Miller, was exciting and tricky.

Comment – National Party encumbrance a problem for Liberals in NSW too

There is no shortage of NSW Liberal MPs out in the media warning they could be next to fall in the push from independent candidates that saw a massive shake up of politics in Australia last weekend. 

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.

Computers donated to home schooled kids in Lismore

There nothing like the support of the CWA ladies to help get you through a disaster and the Lismore CWA Evening Branch were very pleased to be able to help their community once again to supply computers to some flood-affected Lismore kids.

Property in Focus

Prime Acreage Minutes To Byron Bay & Bangalow

46 Fowlers Lane, Bangalow


Here is a rare opportunity to purchase quality acreage with magnificent views so close to Byron Bay and Bangalow. 24 hectares (61 acres) of gently sloping, north facing, clean land which is rich in soil suitable for agricultural, horticultural or lifestyle endeavours. There is an upgraded 4 bedroom home with studio PLUS 2 building sites where you could build your own stunning custom designed home and not over capitalise.

• Open plan kitchen, dining and lounge with wood fire and access onto a covered deck
• Northern rural and coastal outlook
• High ceilings, large rooms, polished timber floors
• 4 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms
• New roof, re wired and re plumbed

• Open plan living and dining with wood fire
• Functional kitchenette and slate floors
• One bedroom plus bathroom
• Covered front porch

• Previously certified organic farm
• Frost free
• 40 mega litre irrigation licence
• New fences
• Large machinery shed
• 360 degree views including significant ocean views through to Brunswick Heads and beyond
• This property will benefit from the new highway upgrade offering even more tranquillity


View Property

Open: By appointment
Details: $2,250,000 to $2,450,000
Paul Banister 0438 856 552, Helen Huntly-Barratt 0412 332 232


Stylish Duplex With Large Yard 100m To Beach

2/30 Brandon Street, Suffolk Park

Located just one street from Tallow Beach, this stylish duplex offers an easy, breezy beachside lifestyle complete with a tasteful renovation and large yard with rear access!

The home is spacious and full of light with timber floors and an east facing open plan living/dining room that flows onto a lovely patio. The kitchen is modern with stone benchtops including a large breakfast bar and dishwasher.

There are 2 bedrooms both with built in robes. The main has a large window to take in the pretty view and privacy of the large back yard and gardens. There is a central bathroom and internal laundry with extra storage space.

A double carport running along the side of the building creates plenty of room for car parking and a protected and private outdoor living area.

An appealing home or investment in a quiet street only minutes’ walk to the beach, Suffolk Park shops, tavern and bike track into Byron Bay’s town centre and schools.

Agent declares interest.
View Property

Open: Saturday, 9 April 12.00 – 12.30pm
Details: $660,000 to $695,000
Enquiries: Paul Banister 0438 856 552, Helene Adams 0412 139 807


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.