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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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Northern Rivers policeman accused of youth assault to continue facing trial

A police officer accused of assaulting a 16-year-old in Byron Bay more than three years ago is to continue facing trial this week.

‘ATO’ scam wants every last dollar in your account

The Australian Taxation Office (ATO) is warning about a spike in automated scam calls impersonating the ATO and asking people to transfer all their money to another account.

The lunatics have taken over the asylum…

The Zombies of the Climate ApoCOALpse have today swarmed around Queensland's Parliament House this morning to highlight impending climate chaos.

CWA getting their facts right on the Far North Coast

Members of the Far North Coast Group of the Country Women’s Association of New South Wales (CWA) gathered in Lismore on Saturday for their Group Facts Day.

Suffolk pump track

Dr Ray Moynihan, Suffolk Park Thanks to The Echo for ongoing coverage of the debate about the proposed pump track...

Entertainment in the Byron Shire and beyond for the week beginning 24 February, 2021

Entertainment in the Byron Shire and beyond for the week beginning 24 February, 2021


Featured property:


The Convenience of Town

1OrchidPl-2Mullumbimby 1 Orchid Place

This is the first time this 1950s style home has been listed for sale and it has been owned by the one family from then to now.

The owner has done all the hard work on this one with repainting, rewiring, new guttering & surfeits, new front gates, new window hardware & glazing - the list goes on & on.

• In-ground pool with new pump & filtration system

1OrchidPl-3• Undercover outdoor area overlooking the pool

• Four large bedrooms, all with built-in-robes

• Large study area/second living area adjoins the kitchen

• Separate living room with brick fireplace

• Verandahs wrap around the front & north east side

• Garage with workshop area, plus carport

• High ceilings & timber floors throughout

• One internal & one external bathroom

• Block size 837sqm



 Sale $660,000

Inspect Sat 11.00am-11.30am

Frances Hart 0414 802 368, [email protected]

property ID 1034704




Ray White Byron Bay


02 6685 6222


‘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...