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May 24, 2022

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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.

Other News

Ballina osprey platform in dangerous disrepair

As nesting season approaches, wildlife carer and local bird expert Deb Pearse has contacted The Echo about her concerns for the precarious state of the Brunswick Street osprey nesting platform, near the river in Ballina.

Suspicious house fire in Casino ends in charges

NSW Police say that man has been charged following a suspicious house fire.

Police appeal for missing woman

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

Coal fired. How are the major parties planning for its end?

There’s very little economic future for fossil fuels, even if you ignore the environmental effects. Renewable energy is cheaper, including battery storage.

$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. 

2022 Environmental Citizen of the Year Awards

Two local groups have been nominated for the he Environmental Citizen of the Year Awards, an initiative of The Australia Day Council of NSW in partnership with Return and Earn.

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…

Hemp Culture Mullumbimby Veterinary Clinic Mint Pilates Crystals & Dreaming Hooked & Cooked Mullumbimby Mullum Engineering Mullumbimby Newsagency Barefoot Law Soul Pattinson Chemist
Hemp Culture

1. Hemp Culture

Whether you're propagating seedlings, vegging out or flowering up, Hemp Culture's got all your organic macro and micro nutrients covered for all stages of growth!
6684 1937
95/97 Stuart St

Mullumbimby Veterinary Clinic

2. Mullumbimby Veterinary Clinic

Your local vet for over 30yrs.
Professional, caring and friendly service for small and large animals.
Dr Richard, Bec, and Mark.
Mon–Fri 8.30am–5.30pm, Sat 9am–12pm
A/h Emergency Service 6684 3818
124 Dalley St

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
Station St

Crystals & Dreaming

4. Crystals & Dreaming

Crystal resonance therapist and dream coach, Kate Messenger facilitates private crystal healing sessions and dream workshops, working with you to create powerful and lasting changes in you and your life.
0413 003 301
Near the soccer fields

Hooked & Cooked

5. Hooked & Cooked Mullumbimby

Sustainable eatery, takeaway, fresh fish shop, offering wild-caught sustainable sea food, seven days a week. Fresh fish, burgers, fish & chips, wraps, salads and more.
6684 2146
64 Stuart St

Mullum Engineering

6. Mullum Engineering

Mullumbimby Engineering specialises in structural steelwork. They offer a free estimating and costing facility, so if you have plans drawn up and need a price, email Noel at [email protected]
6684 2325
17 Towers Dr

Mullumbimby Newsagency

7. Mullumbimby Newsagency

Large range of art supplies in store now. Get a 10% discount off your purchase if you mention the Echo!
Always providing friendly happy service in Mullumbimby.
6684 2127
44 Burringbar St

Barefoot Law

8. Barefoot Law

Low cost practical advice to help you make good decisions. Mondays in Byron. Tuesdays in Mullum. Other days by appointment.
Email: [email protected] to see Mark, Fiona or Jess.
6684 1286
55 Dalley St

Soul Pattinson Chemist

9. Soul Pattinson Chemist

Now stocking Luvme Eco Nappy Range, 100% biodegradable bamboo disposable nappies that are ideal for sensitive skin, and can be put in your green bin for composting.
6684 4888
60 Burringbar St

COVID-19 update for the NNSWLHD – May 23

The Northern NSW Local Health District reports that to 4pm yesterday, Sunday May 22, there were 40 COVID-19 positive patients in hospital in Northern NSW, with one of these in ICU.

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.

Australian politics transformed

Following an election like no other, Australia looks set to change course on climate and corruption, with the Coalition's Scott Morrison being prised from office and Anthony Albanese about to form a new Labor government with the support of Greens and teal independents.

Kevin Hogan returns for Page

Though the coalition government he represents is now in opposition, National Party candidate for Page, Kevin Hogan, has been returned to his seat and yesterday he released a statement to all media.