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Dean Jefferys, skipper of the marine conservation yacht Migaloo 2, is concerned that an upmarket, privatised marina could spell the end of local yachties and fishers being able to afford to moor in the Brunswick Heads boat harbour.
The draft Brunswick boat harbour plan has been released and locals continue to express concerns over various elements of the design. The public have until May 1 to provide feedback to the NSW Department of Industry – Lands and Water.
A new draft masterplan for the Brunswick Heads boat harbour has been released, which is significantly diminished in size and scale from what was previously presented by the NSW government.
An appeal by Brunswick Heads residents to the state government not to asphalt the entire length of a popular walkway on the river breakwall has been ignored.
Controversial plans by the state government to redevelop the Brunswick Heads boat harbour, including dredging and a new marina, is set to be hotly debated tonight (Monday) at a public meeting.
Evans Head residents fear spoil from the current dredging of the Evans River being dumped on the local beach may be contaminated with toxic sludge, while locals at Brunswick Heads hold similar concerns as dredging of their picturesque boat harbour is due to start this week.
Police say that a man carjacked a 17-year-old in Byron Bay just before midnight on Friday.