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North Ocean Shores Sports Field officially opened.

Merry Christmas North Ocean Shores!  Your new sports field is completed and officially opened.

16 December 2016
Byron Shire Council restaurants display their hygiene Scores on Doors

Byron Shire Council residents and diners can now see how well local food businesses are complying with food hygiene and safety requirements, Shannon Burt announced today.

16 December 2016
How many Council workers does it take to change a light bulb?

How many Council workers does it take to change a light bulb?

Let’s ask that again … how many Council workers does it take to change a light bulb and make a difference?

15 December 2016
Foreshore projects launched with a whale of a party

There’s a definite theme taking shape on the Byron foreshore and it is attracting great enthusiasm from locals and visitors alike.

14 December 2016
Water and Sewer customers to get rate relief

The 75% of Byron Council ratepayers who are serviced by Council’s water and sewer services will get a reduction in their utilities (water and sewerage) rates to the tune of $100 per year beginning in the 2017/18 financial year.

12 December 2016
Council secures Suffolk Park land for residents
With great delight, Byron Shire Council has confirmed that it has successfully negotiated the purchase of the Beech Drive education land in Suffolk Park.
30 November 2016
Crack down on footpath garage sales

Thinking about holding a garage sale?  Then please make sure it’s held on your property and not on the footpath or the road reserve.

28 November 2016
Massinger Street roundabout, Beach Avenue and Marine Parade to be completed prior to Christmas

The new Massinger Street roundabout in Byron Bay will be ready in time for Christmas.

25 November 2016
West Byron DCP to be peer reviewed prior to endorsement

The draft West Byron Development Control Plan (DCP) is to be independently peer reviewed prior to Byron Shire Council endorsement.

22 November 2016
Council to enter negotiations for Suffolk Park land

Byron Shire Council has confirmed that the Suffolk Park education land should be secured for community uses.

21 November 2016