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May 28, 2022

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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

Highrise in Byron Shire?

In 1990 a new LEP (Local Environment Plan) was approved in Byron Shire that limited commercial buildings to three...


I have been subscribing to The Echo since my daughter moved to Mullumbimby late last year and I visited...

Never again

It seems to me that the floods became a ‘never again’ moment in time for Lismore and to a...

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.

Parents rally behind essential local aftercare service

Mullumbimby locals are concerned that a vital, Council-run out of school hours child care service could shut after Byron Council issued a survey hinting at closure.

Elliot ecstatic about Albo and confident of a Richmond win

While her win in Richmond has not yet been confirmed, Justine Elliot is very happy about the overall result for Labor and a new government.

Mullum on the Map

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 is 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…

Mullumbimby Newsagency Hemp Culture Mint Pilates Mullum Asian Grocery Mullumbimby Engineering Soul Pattinson Chemist Mullumbimby Leagues Club Yaman Mullumbimby Mullum Creek Native Nursery
Mullumbimby Newsagency

1. Mullumbimby Newsagency

Wishing everyone a safe and happy Christmas and New Year from Dean, Jenelle and all our great staff at Mullumbimby Newsagency.
6684 2127
44 Burringbar Street

Hemp Culture

2. Hemp Culture

Join the revolution for a greener future in the Mullum community. Immerse yourself in their diverse range of hemp products and chat with their friendly staff about all things hemp.
6684 1937

Mint Pilates

3. Mint Pilates

Experience the true, original Pilates method in a beautiful, boutique studio in Mullumbimby. Fully equipped with the best apparatus in the industry, taught by experienced and passionate instructors.
0408 587 555

Mullumbimby Chamber of Commerce

4. Mullumbimby Chamber of Commerce

Keep up with what is happening by subscribing to the Mullumbimby Chamber’s newsletter on their website

Mullum Asian Grocer

5. Mullum Asian Grocery

Supplying a fantastic assortment of fresh and pre-packaged Asian groceries, from a variety of Asian countries all in one convenient location. Pop in for some Yum Cha and try their hugely popular Bubble Tea!
Fb: Mullum Asian Grocery
6684 2059

Mullum Engineering

6. Mullumbimby Engineering

Specialising in structural steelwork for commercial and residential projects. Steel sales available. Open 7am to 3pm Monday to Friday.
For a free quote call Noel on 6684 2325.

Soul Pattinson Chemist

7. Soul Pattinson Chemist

Craig and staff wish everyone a safe and Happy Christmas. Christmas Trading: Open 23rd, 24th, 27th December 8.30-5.30 and Saturday 28th 8.30-12.30, Closed Christmas and Boxing Day, and New Years Day.
60 Burringbar Street, Mullumbimby
6684 4888

Mullum Leagues Club

8. Mullumbimby Leagues Club

Enjoy pub style dinners Friday or wood-fired pizza by Luscious Foods Saturday nights. Special event hire, golf or camping also available!
6684 1400


9. Yaman Mullumbimby

Traditional Yemenite Food.
Handcrafted malawach, falafel, Middle Eastern spices, organic, local produce. Love for the flavours of their ancestors blended with the Yemenite tradition and the vibe of Mullumbimby. Experience authentic atmosphere and culture.
6684 3778

Mullum Creek Nursery

10. 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
6684 1703

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.