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Beach with no sand: Why Byron’s Main Beach is naked

Premium Content Beach with no sand: Why Byron’s Main Beach is naked

Swimmers asked to find safer locations to enjoy the sea

Sandbagging to save cafe from falling into the sea

Premium Content Sandbagging to save cafe from falling into the sea

Work on famous beach to protect a cafe under threat from erosion

Parking going underground as part of new development

Premium Content Parking going underground as part of new development

DA would pave the way for retail premises, two shop dwellings

Cabins with plunge pools planned for scenic property

Premium Content Cabins with plunge pools planned for scenic property

PLANS for the six cabins have been lodged with the council.

7 new industrial areas flagged for Byron. Where? How?

Premium Content 7 new industrial areas flagged for Byron. Where? How?

It will double the business and industrial land available

Plans lodged for $3.7M commercial development

Premium Content Plans lodged for $3.7M commercial development

THE development application seeks approval for commercial premises including a...

Telstra unveils next 5G plans for the Northern Rivers

Premium Content Telstra unveils next 5G plans for the Northern Rivers

THE mobile technology will be raised at a council meeting next week

Near-complete bridge works have been ‘great recycling story’

Premium Content Near-complete bridge works have been ‘great recycling story’

TIMBERS from the restored bridge will be used in council projects in other parts of...

14 homes, 8 pools proposed in $8.69M development

Premium Content 14 homes, 8 pools proposed in $8.69M development

UNDER the proposal, 24 trees would need to be removed from the property

Plans for community hub ‘well advanced’

Premium Content Plans for community hub ‘well advanced’

THE project has moved forward after a draft lease went before the council’s recent...

GRUBS: Council issues fine for waste left at dumping hotspot

Premium Content GRUBS: Council issues fine for waste left at dumping hotspot

THERE have been 22 similar incidents reported in the same area over the past six...

’Community roots’ to underpin future of old hospital site

Premium Content ’Community roots’ to underpin future of old hospital site

A DRAFT lease for the vacant Shirley St site has been considered by Byron Shire...

‘No simple, immediate solution’ to severe beach erosion

Premium Content ‘No simple, immediate solution’ to severe beach erosion

WORK to manage the issue is continuing, but it’s a waiting game for sand to return...

'I resent my rates being spent on a fairytale project'

Premium Content 'I resent my rates being spent on a fairytale project'

This ratepayer is fed up with council pursuing "unrealistic" goal

Funds to make town more pedestrian-friendly

Premium Content Funds to make town more pedestrian-friendly

THE funding will allow the council to begin realising “priorities” of the...

EXPLAINED: Council’s draft policy aimed at illegal homes

Premium Content EXPLAINED: Council’s draft policy aimed at illegal homes

STAFF have suggested several courses of action to legitimise, or otherwise deal...

'Septic' matter in creeks, confusion over council letter

Premium Content 'Septic' matter in creeks, confusion over council letter

“PEOPLE who don’t sit through long boring council meeting don’t have a clue what...

‘Urgent’ meeting to address worsening coastal devastation

Premium Content ‘Urgent’ meeting to address worsening coastal devastation

"Waves could potentially break over that embankment"

Touch of independence about new Byron deputy mayor

Premium Content Touch of independence about new Byron deputy mayor

THREE councillors were nominated and the final decision was made in a nailbiting...

Mayor’s high expectations after border change

Premium Content Mayor’s high expectations after border change

“I THINK most of us had given up reasonable decision-making could be made.”

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