The Byron community lost one of its stellar contributors this week when Trevor John Sleep passed away.
After a massive 10 days of local and international, short and feature film, showcasing both drama and doco, the Byron Bay Film Festival has announced its winner
Byron Shire council is commencing its 2018 Community Survey and is keen for your feedback on roads, rates, rubbish and other local stuff, so if you might get a call over the next few weeks.
Festival or fiesta, Byron Bay certainly knows how to throw a good party, and next month the 13th Annual Byron Latin Fiesta is planning to set the town on fire
Liz Levy, Suffolk Park The report of the public hearing on the draft Plan of Management (POM) for Railway Park and its categorisation for general community use rather than park is now finalised. Surprise, surprise it recommends that Council should proceed... Read More →
The Law Enforcement Conduct Commission has found that a NSW Police Force officer who inflicted multiple baton strikes on a naked 16 year old male in Byron Bay on 11 January 2018 used excessive force.
The Top Shop in Byron might no longer caters to its original blue collar worker clientele but it continues to evolve with the times reflecting the character and aspirations of the town.
A dead koala was found in the early hours this morning on Jonson Street in Byron Bay opposite the Byron Bay Ex-Services Club.
Local diving instructor received a Hero to Animals Award from People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals after rescuing a Grey Nurse shark from a slow and painful death.
The community is celebrating after third north coast shark net trail has been abandoned. Community support dropped by half over the first two years of the trail as the cost to other marine life became clear.
Two men who dumped about $210 million worth of cocaine during a sea chase off the northern NSW coast have been arrested.
Twenty years ago today Byron grieved for four young people who died in a house fire that ripped through a block of units at 20 Fletcher Street Byron Bay.
The Sea Shepherd's ship the M/Y Steve Irwin will be at anchor off Byron Bay this Friday July 27 as it takes the journey north to defend the Great Barrier Reef from threats posed by the Adani coal mine.
Is it time to free the nipple? Eva Judell thinks it is and is organising a rally in Byron to challenge the double nipple standards.
Fire & Rescue NSW (FRNSW) is calling for community-minded men and women to consider joining the retained (on-call) firefighter ranks at Byron Bay Fire Station.
Are you a movie buff? Would you like to add to your collection some rare DVDs or old favourites? Well you have until June 24 to get into Video Connection in Byron Bay to lay your hands on them.
Police are appealing for public assistance to help locate a woman missing from Byron Bay.
One of the Shire’s most loved women’s spaces is re-opening its doors after a 12-month hiatus and welcoming a new facilitator who plans to open up conversations about female sexuality and body image.
Local ninja Lisa Parkes and her seven year old son Diallo hope to compete in the world championship finals in New Mexcio in July.
The Byron Bay to Lismore bus trial has been extended for the next 12 months ensuring that the 640X and the 641X bus trial services get a ‘fair trial’.
Outrage and widespread protests have been taking place across Spain as tens of thousands of people have taken to the streets following the acquittal of five men accused of gang-raping an 18 year old
Mandy Nolan and Ellen Briggs are launching a movement as they take their humour off the stage and wrap it up in the pages of Women Like Us so that we can enjoy it time and again.
Byron conjures up ideas of freedom, escape from society and a chance to express yourself - but what has the dream created for this small fishing town and the region?
The Sandhills area has been mooted as a location for a new Byron Bay skate park after Mayor Simon Richardson was supported by all councillors for that location at Thursday’s April 19 meeting.
Local organisations are getting behind the project to help provide shelter to Byron’s homeless during extreme wet weather events by providing the Byron Community Centre with $12,000 in seed money.