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February 28, 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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A closer look at Byron Council’s fossil fuel investments

Is Byron Council putting its money where its mouth is when it comes to reducing carbon emissions?

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.

Belongil beach hut

L S Lambert, Byron Bay The illegal building on Belongil Beach (Letters, 12 February) is a permanent structure with no...

Motion to save Lennox pavilion fails

Ballina Cr Eoin Johnston's attempt to save the seventy year old weather shed at Lennox Head went down at council's meeting yesterday, attracting only one other councillor's support.

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...

Da mountain

Gisela Stieglitz, Wooyung There is a perfectly good bitumen road going up a rainforest gully; it doesn’t even have potholes!...

Mullum — time to discover your own backyard

You know that feeling when you look at your backyard and, rather than seeing what you’ve always seen, you suddenly see the hidden beauty, delight, and potential?

Mullumbimby, the Byron Shire’s backyard. It’s very familiar; you think you know what it has to offer, yet it has so much more; interesting, exciting – both established and new there is always something worth experiencing…

Linen House Outlet Milk and Honey Mullum Creek Native Nursery Barefoot Law Son of Drum Byron Bay Pork The Cactus Hill Project Mullumbimby Engineering Sunshine Alley Chincogan Store Soul Pattinson Chemist In The Raw Mullumbimby Newsagency Mullumbimby Civic Hall Mullum Farmers Market Lambruk Kin Artisan Collective The Water Shop Scratch Patisserie

Linen House Outlet

1. Linen House Outlet

Linen House has something for every room of your house. Quilt covers, sheets, towels, cushions, and more.

All up to 70 per cent off from a family brand you can trust.

6684 6452

Milk and Honey

2. Milk and Honey

Milk and Honey is a casual restaurant offering delicious, artisan, wood-fired pizzas and a frequently changing menu showcasing the highest-quality and freshest seasonal, locally sourced produce available.


6684 1422

Mullum Creek Native Nursery

3. Mullum Creek Native Nursery

They supply the largest range of native plants in the Byron Shire. Over 500 varieties.

Wed–Fri 10am–4pm, Sat 9am–1pm.

See their list at mcnativenursery.com.au.

6684 1703

110 Yankee Ck Rd, Mullumbimby Creek

Barefoot Law

4. Barefoot Law

Low-cost practical advice – to help you make good decisions. Mondays at Byron Community Centre. Tuesdays at Mullum Neighbourhood Centre. To see Mark Swivel or Fiona Spencer

email: [email protected]

6684 1286


Son of Drum

5. Son of Drum

Mullum’s own original music shop! As well as some of the best-known brands in both acoustic and electronic gear, they also specialise in world instruments and locally made musical creations.

Shop 1 / 31 Burringbar St, Mullumbimby

6684 1742


Byron Bay Pork

6. Byron Bay Pork

A local, family-owned business that sources premium quality pork, beef, lamb, and goat from their family farms.

Call in and see their friendly team.

Open Monday till Saturday.

6684 2137

The Cactus Hill Project

7. The Cactus Hill Project

The Cactus Hill Project creates unique stories for your home and life. Designer furniture, handcrafted ceramics, decorative objects, treasured textiles, accessories, and art are all curated in collaboration with local and international artisans.

6684 6110


Mullumbimby Engineering

8. Mullumbimby Engineering

For expertly fabricated structural steelwork see Noel and the professional team at Mullumbimby Engineering. Established more than 30 years and committed to 100 per cent customer satisfaction.


6684 2325

Sunshine Alley

9. Sunshine Alley

Sunshine Alley houses carefully curated local art, jewellery, ceramics, body products, and beautiful clothing. Owner and jewellery designer Susie Cadsky is happy to discuss jewellery custom designed just for you.

0429 191 106


Chincogan Store

10. Chincogan Store

Local family owned milk bar, providing fast and fresh food that is value for money. Pop in and try something out of their new fresh display cabinet. Selections changed daily.

6684 2214

5.30am – 8.30pm

33 Burringbar Street, Mullumbimby

Soul Pattinson Chemist

11. Soul Pattinson Chemist

There when you need them. Highly trained staff offering expert advice. Your health needs are first and foremost. Latest health and beauty products that make you feel and look great. Last-minute gifts… they’ve got you covered!

6684 4888

In The Raw

12. In The Raw

Small-batch handcrafted natural body products and homewares from Byron Shire’s creatives and ethically made products by communities around the world.


0413 446 578

Shop 3/78 Dalley Street, Mullumbimby

Mullumbimby Newsagency

13. Mullumbimby Newsagency

Great ideas for Fathers Day instore now, from lotto, socks, chocolate, bamboo keep cups to puzzles galore. Check them out – best newsagency in town with the best service.

6684 2127

44 Burringbar Street, Mullumbimby

John Cleary at the Mullum Civic Hall

14. Mullumbimby Civic Hall

John Cleary comes to Mullum Civic Hall! 12 October Monster Concert at Mullum’s iconic venue. Concerts, events, weddings, classes, presentations, workshops, and more!

Call 0488 609 774 for hall hire.


55 Dalley Street, Mullumbimby

Mullum Farmers Market

15. Mullum Farmers Market

Named as one of the top three farmers markets in Australia, this is the place to be on a Friday morning. Fresh produce, live music, breakfast, coffee, and kids’ activities.

Mullumbimby Showgrounds, Fri 7–11am.



16. Lambruk

Over 40 years’ experience, Lambruk is your first choice for cabinet making in the Northern Rivers. Offering high levels of workmanship, quality materials, and a strong focus on customer service.

[email protected]

6684 1066


Kin Artisan Collective

17. Kin Artisan Collective

Sally Green, founding member of Kin, makes her glass beads in her home studio in The Pocket and then creates her unique pieces instore. Bespoke jewellery made for you.



70 Burringbar St, Mullumbimby

The Water Shop

18. The Water Shop

The Water Filter Experts – now in Mullumbimby. For home, office, or commercial water filters. Countertop, gravity-fed, under-sink, whole-house systems. Located upstairs from Punch & Daisy Cafe.

105 Stuart Street, Mullumbimby

6680 8200


Scratch Patisserie

19. Scratch Patisserie

Celebrate the start of spring with your fling! From 3rd till 7th September bring along a friend, buy a coffee and get theirs free

(equal or lesser value).

Open Tues – Sat 6684 2914


5/108 Stuart Street, Mullumbimby

‘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...