It was a busy morning outside the Kingscliff TAFE today as Anthony Albanese MP held a doorstop press conference to discuss the Nationals' plan for the new hospital on the community at Cudgen.
Nationals MP Geoff Provest has responded vigorously to a press release, calling Guy Zangari MP and Labor candidate Craig Elliot 'clowns' for suggesting that the Berejiklian Government has the ‘wrong priorities’.
The Tweed Shire Council has engaged Conservation Volunteers Australia (CVA) to work with the local community to help build ownership of the Banora Point Western Drainage Scheme and are encouraging residents to come along to the first Community Planting Day on Saturday.
The Relocate Tweed Valley Hospital from State Significant farmland team are staging a peaceful protest outside the office of local member Geoff Provest this Friday October 5 at 10am.
Greens MP Dawn Walker raises questions in parliament over compulsory acquisition of farmland and nature reserve for hospital site while Nationals and Labor trade barbs over alleged favours for political party donors.
A proposal by developer RGBAH Holdings to build a group living facility for people with disabilities and the socially disadvantaged on the fringe of Murwillumbah is being contested by neighbours who say the site is ‘completely inappropriate’.
Tweed Shire Council has received $3.75 million from the State and Federal Government's Natural Disaster Relief and Recovery Arrangements to repair the South Murwillumbah Flood Levee.
A man has been arrested after the stolen car he was driving got stuck on a grave as he was driving through the Murwillumbah Catholic Cemetery with police in pursuit.
Gwyn Hooper, Uki. The recent implosion of the Liberal Party has all but guaranteed a change of government at the next election. This has resulted in the seat of Richmond to be less critical in the removal of the ‘muppet... Read More →
Jeremy Tager, Uki. Councillor Byrnes claims that Council role in Jack Hallam’s DA is ‘essentially the approval of truck movements on our local roads.’ This is totally incorrect. We provided legal advice to the Council in 2017 that Council has... Read More →
NSW Health Infrastructure has repudiated claims by federal Richmond MP Justine Elliot (Labor) that the Kingscliff site for the new Tweed Hospital would need to be assessed by the federal environment department.
Police are warning residents in the Tweed to be especially careful to lock cars, homes and caravans following a recent spate of thefts.
During the chase of a car that had no number plates on the front, police say the vehicle being pursued drove straight towards them, forcing officers to take evasive action to avoid a crash.
Four fabulous examples of sustainable housing will be open to the public on Sunday September 16 as part of the annual Sustainable House Day Open Homes event.
A majority of Tweed Shire councillors voted last week to allow a former Labor MP to operate a water mining operation, which would see a maximum extraction volume of 24 megalitres per year.
A community panel has been formed to ‘to help shape the vision for the new $582 million Tweed Valley Hospital’, according to Tweed MP Geoff Provest (Nationals).
A delivery driver for Murwillumbah butchery Sunnyside Meats is nursing his (minor) wounds after the ute he was driving spun off Tyalgum Road, Eungella, yesterday afternoon.
Patients in the Tweed Valley who rely on life-saving kidney dialysis can now receive treatment a little closer to home. A new $1.1 million satellite renal unit was at officially opened Murwillumbah District Hospital today.
Tweed Shire Council is undertaking legal proceedings and compliance actions against three companies involved in water mining in the shire, claiming all three are breaching council conditions.
Two men were charged with possession of ice (methamphetamine) on Friday afternoon (August 31) during police patrols of Tweed Heads.
Paul Bibby For centuries society has perpetuated a distorted portrayal of women’s bodies to serve the needs of those in power – usually men. And there is no greater example of this than the representation of the vagina. Lying at... Read More →
Officers from Tweed Police were confronted by a 28-year-old man who allegedly threatened to kill members of his family in Banora Point on Wednesday. According to the Tweed/Byron Local Area Command, officers went to the address after receiving a report... Read More →
A Tweed Shire Council volunteer is travelling to western Kenya this week to upgrade drinking water plants built by the Tweed Kenya Mentoring Program, now in its 13th year of operation.
An investigation is underway following a fatal crash in Lismore yesterday afternoon that saw a 61-year-old female driver killed when her car ran off the road and into a tree.
Menkit Prince, Uki. Is Cr Pryce Allsop openly encouraging businesses to breach conditions of their development application (DA) then say ‘we were just trying to grow, give us a break’? Sounds like it. His letter last week said ‘sometimes businesses... Read More →