Local vets and the Macadamia Castle wildlife team are calling for help to set up a wildlife hospital on the northern rivers in recognition of the specialist care needed for caring for our native Australian wildlife.
A draft plan for Bangalow village will be on the table at Thursday’s Council meeting, and aims to set out residents’ aspirations for the village over the next 15 years.
A man has died following a three-vehicle crash on Friday afternoon (September 21) on Bangalow Road around five kilometres north of Clunes.
Byron Shire Council has been rolling out recycling and green waste bins in towns across the shire in recent months – except in Bangalow, where it has established a ‘Bangalow Public Place Bin working group’.
Funding for Heritage House in Bangalow and the Sandhills Early Childhood Centre in Byron Bay was announced yesterday with a second round of funding now open to community groups for available for infrastructure and sporting facilities.
New parking restrictions will be coming into force throughout the Byron Shire on March 26.
North Coast father and son team Stuart and Cedar Anderson are now launching Flow Hive 2 with 14 new innovations from the award winning original model, all designed to improve the beekeeping experience.
'Silent discos' may be all the rage with Gen Y, but a new group of groovers is taking to the headphones in a groundbreaking program that is awakening long lost memories.
Have you ever wanted to be a firefighter? Well now is your chance – the Bangalow fire station is currently looking for two on call firefighters.
Australia’s million-dollar 'mowerman', 71-year-old Claude Harvey, was pushing his customised lawnmower through Mullumbimby and Bangalow to raise awareness about child sexual assault.
Jenny Coman, Bangalow. I have never seen Bangalow as united as it is now in opposition to paid parking, and many residents are angry, with good reason.
There's something cooking at Bangalow's Men's Shed – and it's not only woodwork and metalwork. A recent $45,000 community grant has enabled them to upgrade their kitchen, add a solar power system and decking.
Federal funding has been confirmed for Bangalow Parklands and the local Bangalow community are thrilled to hear that all their hard work is finally paying off.
Byron Shire councillors voted in favour of an urgency motion to object to the rural industries food precinct proposal on Lismore Road, Bangalow, at last week’s Council meeting.
From free community access programs to developing a social enterprise business to assist people who are on the brink of burnout, The Buttery is finding new ways to share the knowledge of how to live a successful and fulfilling life.
She has been a teacher, Byron Shire Councillor, Friends of the Library member and, for many years, secretary of Bangalow Progress Association. But at 83, Jenny Coman says she doesn’t need any excuse to retire from public life.
Jenny Coman, Bangalow. It is difficult to try to protect heritage and aesthetic values when up against the profit motive. In Bangalow, as reported by Chris Dobney last week, the owner of 9 Station St, the triple block next to... Read More →
Jenny Coman, Bangalow. It is difficult to try to protect other values, e.g. heritage and aesthetic values when up against the profit motive.
A new development planned for Bangalow’s Station Street looks remarkably like one that was rejected by the Land and Environment Court three years ago, according to Bangalow Progress Association secretary Jenny Coman.
Cape Byron Distillery’s Brookie’s Byron Dry Gin took out the prestigious gold medal at the 2017 San Francisco world spirit competition in the face of over 2000 entires.
Local inventor of the flow hive Stuart Anderson will be presenting his innovation this week at the Seeds and Chips Global Food Innovation Summit in Milan, Italy. Stuart is attending the summit as part of a speaking tour of the UK and Europe.
Margot Hays, Bangalow. I would like to leave a message to the person who left the disgusting graffiti all over Bangalow skate park. ‘I am seriously worried about the ‘mind’ of the graffiti person/persons who left the disgusting message all... Read More →
The Bangalow Hotel is doing a flood relief fundraiser at the Hotel tonight with an Irish band, Aoise Scott, playing from 6.30pm. Free entry with raffles, happy hour.
Two years on Flow Hive have just received the Fast Company World Changing Ideas Award for the consumer products category and is a finalist in the food category in New York and are about to tour UK and Europe to talk about the success of their invention.
Byron Shire Council staff say they are still waiting on feedback from the Roads and Maritime Services over traffic issues for the proposed Bangalow food precinct, which has been described by one resident as ' the largest industrial development ever for Byron Shire'.