September 2, 2015
In this Issue:
Singer/songwriter Shane Howard may be best know for his anthemic song Solid Rock from the Goanna album Spirit of the Place back in 1982.
With the Northern Hotel Premier Division Rams enjoying a well-earned week off, it was up to the second-placed Rams Reserves to win their way through to the next round of the finals series on Sunday.
The old expression of going down swinging was put into practice on Saturday as Byron Bay went down in a thriller 19–12 to Wollongbar.
It may not be the game they play in heaven, where apparently they prefer to dice with the fates of men and nations, but in the earthly paradise of Byron Shire as winter thaws into spring the game of choice is the Nick Shand Memorial cricket series.
Motel owners on Middleton and Lawson Streets, Byron Bay, adjacent to where Byron Shire Council is constructing new car parking on crown land, are up in arms.
The NSW Coastal Panel, a group of highly respected experts in coastal management, has rejected Byron Shire Council’s solution to the issue of Belongil beach erosion.