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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

Who gets a voice?

After my tirade (Echo 4 May), against proposed changes to the Code of Meeting Practice at Byron Shire Council,...

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.

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.

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! 

Mandy Nolan’s Soapbox: Another Day in Hope Purgatory

Politics is a phenomenal experience. To work harder than you thought possible, to put yourself so absolutely in the public domain full of hope and belief. Then to ask for judgement. It’s high stakes. A kind of ethical and philosophical extreme sport.

NSW Upper House wants to hear about the floods

The NSW Upper House is inviting members of the community to speak at about their experiences in the February and March floods.

Burlesque  & Pole classes

The ultimate way to get fit! Cruise on down to Polecatz Dance Fitness studio in the Byron Entertainment Centre and learn the art of burlesque dance. Dance is a form of self-expression that builds confidence and a sense of empowerment. Every woman has a diva lying inside and Polecatz Burlesque dance classes will bring her out to play!

Polecatz burlesque classes are energetic and fun, plus they’re perfect for all ages, shapes and sizes – no experience needed. Learn great dance routines, incorporating props such as fans, chairs, boas, gloves and more. Bump, grind and shimmy your way to fitness! Other lessons available at Polecatz include pole dance and fitness, Zumba classes, flexibility classes and acrobatic skills.

Workshops, hens, birthdays, private parties and private lessons are also part of the Polecatz Pole and Burlesque repertoire.

Byron Entertainment Centre, Centennial Cct, Byron A&I Estate.
For full details visit polecatz.com.au, email [email protected] or call 0468 35 CATZ (2289).

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.