Over 500 Trees to be Planted at Tyagarah Airstrip

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VEGETATION WORK to be undertaken at Tyagarah airstrip in late November will see more than 500 trees planted near the airfield and 72 trees and shrubs pruned as part of routine maintenance works to make sure the aerodrome is safe for the people who use it.

The works will be done in accordance with an approved Review of Environmental Factors with input from an independent ecologist.

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BETTY JOHNSON: Obituaries & In Memoria


Very sad news just to hand that long-time Byron Bay local Betty Johnson passed away on October 29.

Betty was wife of Garth, (dec) and mother to sons Lindsay and Phillip 'Flip'.

She'll be sadly missed by many Bay locals, and our heartfelt thoughts and prayers go to Lindsay and Flip.


This page is where we pay tribute to Byron Bay local residents, characters and legends. The Bay is forever richer for the actions, deeds and stories of our wonderful and colourful residents.

FROM FACEBOOK: Irish Wolfhound Attacks Jack Russell Terrier

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VOICE of BYRON regular, Billy Nichols, calls for help with information after his Jack Russel terrier was attacked by what appeared to be an unleashed Irish Wolfhound on the weekend. 

Billy says, “At the Sunday Sustainable Bakery this morning an off-leash Grey Irish Wolfhound (I’m pretty sure this is the breed or similar) attacked our Jack Russell, suddenly and unprovoked.

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Buttery Big Winner in $3 million Drug Rehab Program

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Binna Burra-based drug and alcohol rehab centre The Buttery is a major beneficiary of a $3m boost to North Coast Primary Health Network services announced on Wednesday.

The Buttery’s roving community rehabilitation program, visiting Lismore, Byron Bay and Tweed Heads, will have its six-week program funded.

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11 Undeveloped Byron Beachfront Blocks Could Sell For $40m+

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A ROW OF beachfront blocks in Byron Bay left empty for almost a decade could sell for more than $40 million.

It’s the last section of private beachfront land to be developed in Byron, where much of the coastline is National Park and Nature Reserve or Coastal Land zones.

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Hungry for a Top Steak? You’ll Get it at the Byron Bay Services Club

Treat your taste buds with a 300g scotch fillet and chips, salad or house potato, steamed greens and your choice of sauce: gravy, mushroom, green peppercorn or béarnaise at the Byron Bay Services Club.

ONE OF THE first things that grab the attention of visitors to the Byron Bay Services Club is the impressive dining experiences available to members and their guests.

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For a Great Read Grab “No Fixed Abode”

BYRON BAY Community Centre recently published a terrific and insightful book titled No Fixed Abode – Stories from the streets around Byron Bay.

Profits from the sale of this book go towards the Byron Bay Community Benefit Fund, a local fund established to assist people in need in the Byron Bay community. Buy No Fixed Abode here.

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