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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.

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Get your art on this weekend

This weekend they are predicting not a lot of rain and even a possibility of sunshine with only a...

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.

Frida’s Field: nose-to-tail lunch

On Saturday 4 June, Frida’s Field will pay homage to their holistically-reared Angus-Wagyu cattle by hosting a special five-course...

Who gets a voice?

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


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

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.

The Sanctuary of Illumination

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‘Iolani Grace M.S.C. created The Sanctuary of Illumination in New York City 25 years ago, then travelled after 10 years to Santa Cruz California and has been in Mullumbimby for the last five years. ‘Iolani also travels to Sydney and Melbourne offering her gifts through the Sanctuary of Illumination.

People around the world have received physical, emotional, mental and spiritual healing, transformation and empowerment through their Sacred Journeys, either privately or as part of a group session. They come to be rejuvenated, inspired and empowered in freeing themselves from the past, wounds and limitations, claiming their magnificence and living their dreams.

Although a relative newcomer to the town, ‘Iolani Grace has a very positive attitude toward the locals. She says, 'I absolutely LOVE being a part of our Mullumbimby community. Our spirit of connection and deep care for our earth, environment and each other expands my heart each day with joy. I love our spirit of celebration and how in our biggest little town in Australia we joyfully catch up and encourage each other every time we come to town. I love family and that’s what we are! ‘Ohana! Those who breathe together. The number One Pacific Island Principle.'

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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.