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May 7, 2021

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Join Clarkes Beach paddle out this weekend to stop massive oil and gas field project

Hundreds of local surfers and water-lovers will paddle out at Clarke’s Beach over the weekend to protest against a massive oil and gas field proposed for the NSW coast.

Other News

Interview with Madeleine West

Madeleine West is a nationally acclaimed actress who is one of the many talents who lives in our region. Not just a soap star (some might know her as Dee Bliss from Neighbours), Madeleine has an extensive performance training background and she’s going to be sharing her Theatresports expertise with kids at the Byron Comedy Fest.

Jonson Street bus shelter gone and an era ended

Byron Shire Council says that the wooden bus shelter on Jonson Street outside the Byron Visitors Centre is being removed today with all bus services operating from the new bus interchange on Butler Street in Byron Bay

Houses without smoke detectors very alarming

Fire & Rescue NSW is always busy and the nation-wide fires in recent years have highlighted the importance and value of our firefighters.

Respect for Country

Léandra Martiniello, Whian Whian It is the night of the full moon, I have just watched it rise. On the...

Create the opportunity for everyone to follow their dreams

Local dance group Sprung!! is an integrated dance theatre that has built a community program that creates space for...

Co-op meeting

Annette Snow, Myocum As a Mullumbimby Rural Co-op shareholder of 42 years and a past employee of over 13 years,...

North Coast Gig Guide

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Plan your night out with our comprehensive NSW North Coast Gig Guide.
Click on the days below to reveal the gig listings or jump to the following weeks.

Monday 03rd May 2021

BYRON BAY

Spanish Film Festival @ Palace Cinemas
Simon Meola @ Railway Hotel
8:30pm Ooz @ Saltwater Social Club

KINGSCLIFF

Dave Barry @ Kingscliff Beach Bowls
12:00pm Dave Barry @ Kingscliff Beach Bowls

Tuesday 04th May 2021

BYRON BAY

Spanish Film Festival @ Palace Cinemas
Leigh James @ Railway Hotel
5:00pm Open Mic @ Kiki on Byron
8:30pm Matt Buggy @ Saltwater Social Club

EWINGSDALE

8:00pm Ecstatic Dance – DJ Ria @ Ewingsdale Hall

LISMORE

Flood Stories @ The Quad

Wednesday 05th May 2021

BYRON BAY

Spanish Film Festival @ Palace Cinemas
Sunstone @ Railway Hotel
4:00pm Juan Salvador @ Kiki on Byron
8:30pm Mark Chapman @ Saltwater Social Club

LISMORE

Flood Stories @ The Quad

MULLUMBIMBY

7:00pm Uke Night The Letter C @ Mullumbimby Ex-Services Club

Thursday 06th May 2021

BALLINA

7:00pm Sass and the Dude @ Slipway Tavern

BRUNSWICK HEADS

7:00pm Reuben Kay – The Butch is Back @ Brunswick Heads Picture House

BYRON BAY

Spanish Film Festival @ Palace Cinemas
Benny Whiskey @ Railway Hotel
5:00pm Phil & Tilley @ Beach Hotel
6:00pm Latin Night @ Kiki on Byron
6:30pm Renee Simone @ Karkalla
8:00pm Ben Walsh Duo @ Beach Hotel
8:30pm Matt Buggy @ Saltwater Social Club

EVANS HEAD

8:00pm The Comedy Commune featuring Steven J Whitely @ The Sand Bar

KINGSCLIFF

7:00pm Jeff Martin @ Kingscliff Beach Hotel

LISMORE

Flood Stories @ The Quad

MULLUMBIMBY

5:30pm Open Mic @ Wandana Brewing Co.

Friday 07th May 2021

BALLINA

6:00pm Jess Balfour @ Ballina RSL - Boardwalk

BRUNSWICK HEADS

7:00pm Reuben Kay – The Butch is Back @ Brunswick Heads Picture House

BYRON BAY

Spanish Film Festival @ Palace Cinemas
Harry Nichols Band @ Railway Hotel
3:00pm Karuah @ Beach Hotel
6:00pm Matty Rogers @ Beach Hotel
7:00pm Will Henderson @ Kiki on Byron
8:30pm Brett Gannon @ Saltwater Social Club
9:00pm Animal Ventura @ Beach Hotel

CURRUMBIN

7:30pm Dusty Rich – WTFIGO @ SoundLounge

KINGSCLIFF

7:00pm Tim Stokes @ Kingscliff Beach Hotel

MULLUMBIMBY

4:30pm DJ Juni Ross @ Wandana Brewing Co.
7:30pm Ecstatic Dance – DJ Wild Honey @ St John’s School Hall

MURWILLUMBAH

6:00pm Balcony Sessions with Sali Bracewell @ Regent Cinema
8:00pm Tin Parlour @ Riverview Hotel

TWEED HEADS

9:00pm Killer Queen Experience @ Seagulls
9:00pm Johny Laytex @ Twin Towns - The Stage

Saturday 08th May 2021

BALLINA

6:00pm Sebastiaan @ Ballina RSL - Boardwalk

BANGALOW

9:00am Loose Change Collective @ Bangalow Flea Market

BRUNSWICK HEADS

6:00pm Support Bushfire Recovery Project – Kit Bray @ Brunswick Heads CWA Hall
7:00pm Reuben Kay – The Butch is Back @ Brunswick Heads Picture House

BYRON BAY

Spanish Film Festival @ Palace Cinemas
Southwall @ Railway Hotel
1:00pm Ben Whiting @ Beach Hotel
4:00pm Sunday Lemonade @ Beach Hotel
4:30pm Groove & Bao – David Helgi Johan @ Foxy Luu’s
6:30pm Jesse Morris Duo @ Beach Hotel
8:30pm Harry Nichols @ Saltwater Social Club
9:00pm Ragga Jump @ Beach Hotel

KINGSCLIFF

7:00pm Ooz @ Kingscliff Beach Hotel

LISMORE

9:30pm Pink Zinc @ Mary G’s

MULLUMBIMBY

3:00pm DJ Lippo @ Wandana Brewing Co.
5:15pm DJ Al Royale @ Wandana Brewing Co.

MURWILLUMBAH

8:00pm Jeff Lang @ The Murwillumbah Citadel

TWEED HEADS

7:00pm Mirusia @ Twin Towns - The Showroom
9:00pm Anthems @ Twin Towns - The Stage

Sunday 09th May 2021

BALLINA

2:00pm Piano Lounge @ Ballina RSL - Level One

BYRON BAY

Spanish Film Festival @ Palace Cinemas
1:00pm Hayley Grace @ Beach Hotel
5:00pm Moses Parker Jazz Trio @ Beach Hotel
8:30pm James Scott @ Saltwater Social Club
9:00pm Du East @ Beach Hotel

CHILLINGHAM

8:00am Lyrica Blue @ Chillingham Market

MULLUMBIMBY

3:00pm Phil Howler @ Wandana Brewing Co.

MURWILLUMBAH

2:30pm Jock Barnes @ Riverview Hotel

OCEAN SHORES

12:00pm John Dixon @ Ocean Shores Country Club

 

Whatever music you’re in to, or entertainment you’re after, we have the most shows and gigs listed in one convenient place for the northern rivers. To see what’s on in Byron Bay to Murwillumbah, Nimbin to Lennox Head, Kingscliff to Mullumbimby, Tweed Heads to Bangalow, Ballina to Coolangatta, Lismore and beyond, the Echonetdaily Gig Guide has the local pubs, clubs, venues, DJs and bands covered!

Email gigs[at]echo.net.au to have your gig listed here free of charge!

The printed Byron Echo Gig Guide is distributed on Wednesdays and lists gigs from this guide Thursday to Wednesday. Please submit your gigs by Friday COB at least a whole week before your gig runs to make print deadline.

Man dead after boat capsizes near Yamba

Police say a man has died and a second has been taken to hospital after a boat capsized south of Yamba this morning.

Jonson Street bus shelter gone and an era ended

Byron Shire Council says that the wooden bus shelter on Jonson Street outside the Byron Visitors Centre is being removed today with all bus services operating from the new bus interchange on Butler Street in Byron Bay

Upside down river

Tim Harrington, Lennox Head Letter contributor Richard White (letters 21/4/21) quite correctly identifies the Richmond River as an ‘upside down river’ and nowhere is this more...

Ballina Dragons’ great results at Urunga

The Ballina Dragon Boat Racing Club is a group of paddling people from all walks of life who enjoy being out on the water having fun and keeping fit.