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Media releases - March 2017

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Byron Shire Council expecting significant damage - still assessing

Byron Shire Council is expecting significant damage to its road and bridge network from the recent wet weather and flood damage.

31 March 2017
Dog and cat free areas only apply to public spaces

Dogs and cats in the Wildlife Protection Areas of Hardy Avenue in the Byron Bay Lilli Pilli Estate and the Fern Beach Estate in North Ocean Shores, can not be removed by Council if they are on private property.

30 March 2017
Severe Weather Warning- take care and plan ahead

Byron Shire Council Director of Infrastructure Services Phil Holloway is urging residents and motorists to take care and plan ahead as severe weather hits the Shire.

30 March 2017
Booyong Bridge - OPEN

Update - now OPEN 


29 March 2017
Main Beach Car Park and Apex Park Patrols

Illegal camping and littering in Main Beach car park over the weekend, sees multiple fines and court attendance notices issued.

28 March 2017
Eureka Road Bridge to be closed for 3 to 5 days

Eureka Road Bridge will need to be temporarily closed for three to five days from 10 April; subject to weather and progress.

23 March 2017
Tallow Beach doof party organiser pleads guilty, is convicted and fined

A doof party organiser was today convicted and fined $8000 in the Byron Bay Local Court, for an unapproved event held at Tallow Beach.

16 March 2017
Orana Road reconstruction to start

Orana Road construction works are about to start next week from Monday 20 March and will be completed mid-April, weather permitting.

16 March 2017
Share your business story with us and help shape a more dynamic entrepreneurial culture within the Byron Shire

Share your business story with us and help shape a more dynamic entrepreneurial culture within the Byron Shire.

13 March 2017
Bangalow parking – proposed changes to be discussed

Better parking management in Bangalow is up for discussion in April.

9 March 2017
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