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April 19, 2024

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A quiet day in Bruns after arrests and lock-ons

Though no machinery arrived at Wallum this morning, contractors and police were on the development site at Brunswick Heads as well as dozens of Save Wallum protesters. 

Other News

Bangalow Chamber Music Festival relocates to Qld 

After two decades, Bangalow Chamber Music Festival organisers have announced they will be moving the event to Mount Tamborine, Qld, after ‘increased costs and lower than average ticket sales’.

Success for Queensland’s first drug testing at Rabbits Eat Lettuce festival

The sun was peeking through the clouds as festival-goers arrived at the Rabbits Eat Lettuce festival in Queensland over the Easter weekend.

What’s happening in the rainforest’s Understory?

Springing to life in the Lismore Rainforest Botanic Gardens this April school holidays, Understory is a magical, interactive theatre adventure created for children by Roundabout Theatre.

Statement of faith leaders following attack in Sydney

NSW Premier Chris Minns and Minister for Multiculturalism Steve Kamper have released a joint statement from a diverse group of NSW faith leaders, in an effort to calm tensions following the recent knife attack at Christ The Good Shepherd Church in south western Sydney.

School holidays at the market

Victoria Cosford School holidays shouldn’t only be holidays for children. Parents too are entitled to a break in routine, the...

Wage peace not war

Northern Rivers Peace group, Remembering and Healing is inviting all community members to a peace gathering on the eve of ANZAC Day.

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A word from the Byron Bay Chamber

Chamber Invites Local Businesses to Open Forum Board Meetings
In 2024 the Chamber is hosting quarterly Open Forum Board Meetings at the Byron Services Club to enhance transparency and communication with local businesses.
The inaugural event is on Thursday, 21 March at 6pm, with no tickets required.
Attendees can turn up to engage directly with the Chamber’s executive board, voice opinions, ask questions and bring important issues to their attention. All businesses, regardless of size or tenure, are encouraged to participate.
President Matt Williamson emphasised the Chamber’s commitment to advocating to drive local business growth and prosperity. ‘This is your chance to connect with us and make your voice heard,’ Williamson said. Don’t miss this opportunity to collaborate with the Chamber and help shape Byron’s business community.

www.byronbaychamber.com


Better By Bike

Better By Bike

Come ride the Northern Rivers Rail Trail through lush hinterland, native rainforests and a 500m glow worm tunnel.
Better By Bike provides on trail e-bike hire or e-bike hire with return shuttle from your accommodation. They also rent their bikes out on multiday hires around town.
Alternatively try their guided evening glow worm tour spectacular! The trail is suited to all ages and riding abilities. They cater for families with infants, young ones, couples and large groups.

0408 444 858
www.betterbybike.com.au
[email protected]
FB: Better By Bike-Northern Rivers Rail Trail
@betterbybikeoz


Léo Terrando Design

Léo Terrando Design

A unique perspective on design that distills complex and multifaceted narratives through depth and layering.
Une perspective unique sur le design qui distille une idée complexe et multiforme à travers la profondeur
et la superposition.

0402 530 675
125 Jonson St, Byron Bay
leoterrando.com
[email protected]


Sunrise Window Tinting

Sunrise Window Tinting

 Superior home, office and car tinting from a father-son team. Located in the Byron Arts & Industry, drop your car to them and take the solar train for a day in town.Super cool films and frosts from the world’s best manufacturers. Lifetime warranties available, friendly service and a local touch.

0412 158 478
3/21 Centennial Circuit, Byron Bay
www.sunrisewindowtinting.com.au 


Dr. Moose

Dr. Moose

Get ready to stand out from the crowd this festival season with your very own custom t-shirt!
Printed while you wait/ same day! No set up costs, full colour prints on AS Colour high quality shirts.
Locally-owned, Byron since ‘95.

Open every day 9.30am-5.30pm
02 6685 5825
48 Jonson Street, Byron Bay
[email protected]
www.drmoose.com.au


100% Pets Byron Bay

100% Pets Byron Bay

Your local family-owned and-operated pet supply store.
Come and see their friendly and knowledgeable team for all your pet needs.
The extensive range of quality products at 100% Pets enables them to become your pet care partner for the lifelong journey of your pet. Their priority is the health and wellbeing of your pet, whether it’s a dog, cat, rabbit, guinea pig, bird and/or fish.

0411 440 335
4/55 Centennial Circuit, Byron Bay


No Bones

No Bones

Indulge in the culinary magic of No Bones, Byron Bay’s own plant-powered gem!
As a locally-owned business, they’re all about supporting the community by sourcing fresh delights from nearby producers. Their menu boasts innovative, cruelty-free dishes that redefine plant-based dining.
Join them on a flavoursome adventure, celebrating the vibrant spirit of Byron Bay while savouring locally crafted goodness. #BRUSSELSNOTBEEF

11 Fletcher Street, Byron Bay
nobones.co

What’s happening in the rainforest’s Understory?

Springing to life in the Lismore Rainforest Botanic Gardens this April school holidays, Understory is a magical, interactive theatre adventure created for children by Roundabout Theatre.

Wallum urban development back in court

The company behind the Wallum housing development in Brunswick Heads is once again taking Byron Council to court, this time for allegedly holding up its planned earthworks at the site in an unlawful manner.

WATER Northern Rivers says Rous County Council is wrong

WATER Northern Rivers Alliance says despite decades of objection, Rous County Council have just commissioned yet another heritage and biodiversity study in the Rocky Creek valley, between Dunoon and The Channon, in the heart of the Northern Rivers.

Musicians and MLC support the save Wallum fight

As the drama unfolded between police and protesters at the Wallum Development in Brunswick Heads yesterday, people were drawn to the site by the red alerts sent out by the Save Wallum organisers.