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May 18, 2022

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Tripling water harvesting may leave local communities dry

The NSW government was looking to do catchment by catchment analysis to determine the risk to local water supply and rivers from the new rules on water harvesting rights.

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All smiles at Ballina pre-poll

People were queued out the door at the pre-poll booth in Ballina Indoor Sports Centre yesterday, with brightly dressed volunteers and AEC officials offering assistance to voters.

Mandy for Richmond: ‘I’m there to break things’

I am deeply curious about whether Mandy Nolan can unseat Labor’s Justine Elliot and win Richmond for the Greens in Saturday’s election.

Vale Dr Karel Hromek

Karel found his soul place at Boogarem, the farm with the waterfall, in the hills of Mullumbimby.

‘Dining in the Dark’ at Forest, Byron

To celebrate the North Coast Festival of Flavour, Forest restaurant is turning off the lights so you can turn...

Health

I heard on the radio this morning (1 May) that a man spent ‘a record 48 hours’ in a...

Work repairing landslips on Tweed’s Scenic Drive won’t start before June

Geotechnical assessments have now been completed for the two landslips near Simpson Drive and Warringa Drive on Scenic Drive at Bilambil Heights.

Property in Focus


Byron Shire’s Premium Rural Lifestyle Destination

49 Mullumbimby Road, Myocum

‘Carthona’ is an exclusive and boutique 6 lot subdivision located moments to Mullumbimby, Brunswick Heads and 15 minutes to Byron Bay.

The lots range from approximately 1.5 acres to 17 acres and they all yield magnificent rural views over the Hinterland featuring Mt Chincogan and Mt Warning. Several lots have views back to Cape Byron Headland and the Lighthouse and pan across to open Pacific Ocean views.

All of the building envelopes are elevated and predominantly level and are surrounded by open, grassy land. Driveway access throughout the subdivision has been designed with sensitivity in mind to the privacy and ease of access to all lots.

This subdivision pays particular attention and respect to the natural environment as over 1000 native trees have been planted.

Small, picturesque dams have been formed along the natural waterway of the site and are positioned alongside one of the internal roads with plenty of space for all to enjoy.

Location is everything, 3 minutes in the car will have you cruising along the Pacific Motorway and within 35 minutes you can be checking in at the Gold Coast International Airport.

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Open: By Appointment
Details: Blocks from $650,000 to 1,300,000

Enquiries: Helen Huntly-Barratt 0412 332 232, James Young 0419 856 840

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Large townhouse with northern courtyard

6/7 Cooper Street, Byron Bay

This wonderfully large and bright town house is centrally located and is in a small complex known as ‘Northwind’.

Location, location, location! Situated within minutes’ walk to both Byron Bay and Tallow Beach, this apartment offers fantastic beach side living and is centrally positioned close to Byron township.

This is an amazing opportunity to enjoy this lifestyle at this price point.

Defined by comfort and light, the open plan living spaces are all on the ground level and flow through to the wrap around, north facing patio. The kitchen is a generous size and has a dishwasher.

Upstairs offers three bedrooms with built-ins and bathroom with bath and separate shower.

There is an internal laundry at the end of the garage with access to a drying/utility area outside. The lock up garage also has secure internal access to the property.

This end town house is perfectly positioned in a small and quiet complex of only 7 other dwellings and offers extra privacy with only one common wall.

A great start for the first home owner or investor.

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Open: Saturday, 11 June 12.00 – 12.30pm
Details: $579,000 - $637,000
Enquiries: Helen Huntly-Barratt 0412 332 232

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SCU to house temporary accommodation for flood-affected residents

Temporary homes will be located at Southern Cross University (SCU) Lismore Campus as part of the NSW government's program to provide 800 temporary housing options for flood-affected people.

Secret agreements and done deals

Government and Byron Council refuse to explain details around temporary accommodation plans

Sue Higginson MLC: a woman on a mission

Local mother, grandmother, partner, activist, farmer, and lawyer, Sue Higginson, can now add NSW MLC Senator to her list of hyphenates.

One Nation ‘ghost’ haunting Richmond

Less than a week out from the election, mystery surrounds the One Nation candidate and her connection to the electorate.