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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...

'VERY SPECIAL': $16M home approved for 'super elite' spot

Premium Content 'VERY SPECIAL': $16M home approved for 'super elite' spot

Northern Rivers street is hotspot for super elite **SEE THE PLANS**

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

Council has hundreds of DAs waiting to be determined

Premium Content Council has hundreds of DAs waiting to be determined

Byron Shire Council has confirmed how many proposals are before them

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

Construction begins, tenants sought for Byron development

Premium Content Construction begins, tenants sought for Byron development

The developers had been criticised for an ill-received, short-lived nickname for...

The technology that will catch and punish illegal campers

Premium Content The technology that will catch and punish illegal campers

ILLEGAL campers use our gardens as toilets and park in our streets. But the battle...

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...

‘No words’: Council workers baffled by bizarre vandalism

Premium Content ‘No words’: Council workers baffled by bizarre vandalism

THE strange act follows what has been a horror time for the town, which has been...

Good news, sand is finally coming back to Clarkes Beach

Premium Content Good news, sand is finally coming back to Clarkes Beach

After months, the sand has started to come back

‘Baptism of fire’ for Byron’s online emergency dashboard

Premium Content ‘Baptism of fire’ for Byron’s online emergency dashboard

MAYOR Richardson said the new tool had been able to provide significant information...

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

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