MAYOR claims he never directly blamed Air BnB for housing unaffordability in the shire.

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16th Nov. 2017 4:11 PM

In a shock move against the Adani coal mine, the mayor says 'Byron Shire Council, like its community, wishes to part of the...

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23rd April 2017 10:04 AM

With council looking at imposing a special rate rise on local ratepayers the idea of imposing a bed tax on tourists and...

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01st Feb. 2017 4:02 PM

SHARK nets have been promised for Ballina and Evans Head by Christmas but will this mean jobs and growth for the Northern...

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15th Nov. 2016 5:11 AM