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‘Affordable housing’ DA released for public comment

Premium Content ‘Affordable housing’ DA released for public comment

Proposal for nine buildings that could house 132 people

$400,000 meditation hall planned for Northern Rivers site

Premium Content $400,000 meditation hall planned for Northern Rivers site

The aim is to deliver a "retreat style experience" and continue the property's...

Proposal for new camping sites on the Northern Rivers

Premium Content Proposal for new camping sites on the Northern Rivers

There are homes and a studio are already on the property

Circuit breaker: Council to trial one-way traffic option

Premium Content Circuit breaker: Council to trial one-way traffic option

There are hopes the approach will “alleviate some of the traffic issues" on the...

1400+ fines in just 9 days: Illegal campers invade Byron

Premium Content 1400+ fines in just 9 days: Illegal campers invade Byron

The acting mayor has slammed illegal campers who continue to flout the rules.

Final green light given for $800,000 preschool revamp

Premium Content Final green light given for $800,000 preschool revamp

The DA had sought approval for a suite of changes to the facility

What’s that oily-looking substance on Belongil Creek?

Premium Content What’s that oily-looking substance on Belongil Creek?

The council’s staff have confirmed their findings on the substance

Council reveals what happened to missing sewage samples

Premium Content Council reveals what happened to missing sewage samples

The samples were taken as part of a NSW Health program to test wastewater for...

What the latest COVID testing of sewage has revealed

Premium Content What the latest COVID testing of sewage has revealed

Wastewater is being tested for fragments of the virus to keep an eye out for its...

Virus testing bungle leaves tourism haven in the dark

Premium Content Virus testing bungle leaves tourism haven in the dark

Council freezes COVID-19 samples, rendering them useless

‘Pressing need’ behind affordable boarding house proposal

Premium Content ‘Pressing need’ behind affordable boarding house proposal

Nine housing buildings proposed in plans for $2.8 million project

Multi-home proposal ‘sympathetic’ to town’s character

Premium Content Multi-home proposal ‘sympathetic’ to town’s character

The DA is seeking approval for new homes in two-storey buildings

Party group told to stop trashing beaches or ‘rack off’

Premium Content Party group told to stop trashing beaches or ‘rack off’

Byron’s deputy mayor has criticised the group who trashed our beach

Town’s beloved pine trees face ‘death by 1000 cuts’

Premium Content Town’s beloved pine trees face ‘death by 1000 cuts’ 

A holiday park’s application to continue using existing an camping site has...

'Have we gone mad?' Call for tide to shift on coastline plan

Premium Content 'Have we gone mad?' Call for tide to shift on coastline plan

AS THE community has its say on seven options, a Byron councillor has criticised...

Council ‘disappointed’ by sand erosion stickybeaks

Premium Content Council ‘disappointed’ by sand erosion stickybeaks

A man was almost dragged into the ocean when a platform collapsed

14 projects that got the green light in 2020

Premium Content 14 projects that got the green light in 2020

NORTHERN Rivers councils have been busy with proposals in 2020: here are some of...

REVEALED: How negotiations changed West Byron development

Premium Content REVEALED: How negotiations changed West Byron development

The proposal has now been approved following court proceedings

Court decision handed down on West Byron DA

Premium Content Court decision handed down on West Byron DA

THE Land and Environment Court has handed down its decision on a major West Byron...

Disco diva’s plan for old Bluesfest site

Premium Content Disco diva’s plan for old Bluesfest site

LISA Hunt has some big plans for this iconic Byron Bay venue.

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