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Grant money not being rolled out – yet another disappointment

Axed federal funding programs means Byron Shire misses out on significant projects and programs.

4 November 2013
Byron Shire says ‘no’ to Gasfields in the shire

Byron Shire Council chambers did not have a seat empty at yesterday’s Council meeting as the community came out in support of a Notice of Motion on the proposed coal seam gas exclusion zones.

1 November 2013
Schoolies Hub temporary license waived

Byron Shire Council today waived the temporary license fee of $1,970 for the Schoolies Hub.

31 October 2013
Council supports Bangalow Weir Group’s request to wait

Bangalow Weir will remain intact until the outcome of a funding application to repair the weir is known.

31 October 2013
New Brighton Beach scraping to commence

Beach scraping at New Brighton Beach is scheduled to commence on Monday, 11 November 2013.

30 October 2013
{enVision} Employment Expo - encouraging young people to stay local and live their dreams

Youth Careers Expo aims help out with the big question… What will I be when I grow up!

30 October 2013
Dead birds on Byron Shire beaches

Dead sea birds washed up on the Byron Shire beaches are a result of the annual migratory journey.

17 October 2013
Make sure the pool gate self closes urges Council

Byron Shire pool owners have one more week to register their swimming pool on the NSW government’s register  Pools need to be registered by Tuesday 29 October 2013.

17 October 2013
Community Satisfaction Survey to commence

If you get a call over the next few weeks asking about your experiences with Byron Shire Council, please speak freely.

11 October 2013
Local youth tackle Mental Health: the biggest health issue facing young Australians

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11 October 2013