northern rivers councils

Why Dunoon dam debate keeps raising its head

Premium Content Why Dunoon dam debate keeps raising its head

Despite being rejected twice, Dunoon Dam was back for discussion

Love it or hate it: New proposal could see Lake pool reopen

Premium Content Love it or hate it: New proposal could see Lake pool reopen

To close it or save it? The pool issue has been divisive – and now it’s back on the...

Film shoot to close popular coastal road

Premium Content Film shoot to close popular coastal road

Filming on the Northern Rivers will cause a temporary closure to a popular local...

Could you soon have a brewery in your rural backyard?

Premium Content Could you soon have a brewery in your rural backyard?

More tourism activities could be allowed after changes to council regulations.

‘Fight that will never end’: North Lismore Plateau update

Premium Content ‘Fight that will never end’: North Lismore Plateau update

Opponents vow to go to court for the fourth time if it's approved

Plan for Skimmos site 'has not considered safety impacts'

Premium Content Plan for Skimmos site 'has not considered safety impacts'

Authorities concerned over plans at “extremely busy” intersection

WARNING: Rising floodwater closes Lismore bridge

Premium Content WARNING: Rising floodwater closes Lismore bridge

Minor flooding is still impacting the region and more rain is on the way

Flood rescue as more roads close due to floodwater

Premium Content Flood rescue as more roads close due to floodwater

Continued heavy rain can cause flash flooding on roads, and there may not be...

Why council didn’t file document state government asked for

Premium Content Why council didn’t file document state government asked for

The deputy mayor says the state should have "ample evidence" already

Are rate rises on the cards as a result of climate change?

Premium Content Are rate rises on the cards as a result of climate change?

Three mayors call on the Federal Government to take climate action

Our koalas still face ‘horrible’ prospect under new rules

Premium Content Our koalas still face ‘horrible’ prospect under new rules

Councils are trying to have their koala management plans endorsed

What Lismore landmarks will star in new Netflix series

Premium Content What Lismore landmarks will star in new Netflix series

Melissa McCarthy’s new Netflix series will be filmed in Lismore this week.

How council might ban future rural land sharing communities

Premium Content How council might ban future rural land sharing communities

If adopted, the change could see commune-style developments prohibited from the...

Future of rail corridor gets councillors fired up

Premium Content Future of rail corridor gets councillors fired up

The mayor said he could “smell the council election coming up”

After 30 years of planning, bypass opens in true Byron style

Premium Content After 30 years of planning, bypass opens in true Byron style

A convoy of Kombis were the first vehicles to travel the new road

Jumping in the deep end: Stunning plans for quarry

Premium Content Jumping in the deep end: Stunning plans for quarry

A vision for the “unauthorised and unmanaged” Bexhill quarry was presented to...

Fisheries issues stop work order for beach sandbagging

Premium Content Fisheries issues stop work order for beach sandbagging

The order, which relates to work undertaken at a popular Byron resort, is in place...

Lismore council’s interim GM takes over the reins

Premium Content Lismore council’s interim GM takes over the reins

“I suspect all local governments in NSW are in a similar position.”

SACKED: Lismore council terminates GM's contract

Premium Content SACKED: Lismore council terminates GM's contract

Shelley Oldham is set to leave her $300,000 role with Lismore City Council which...

When we’ll know how much the Byron bypass actually cost

Premium Content When we’ll know how much the Byron bypass actually cost

The project is expected to be complete in just a matter of weeks.

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