northern rivers council

1400+ fines in just 9 days: Illegal campers invade Byron

Premium Content 1400+ fines in just 9 days: Illegal campers invade Byron

The acting mayor has slammed illegal campers who continue to flout the rules.

Filming to close access to popular North Coast spots

Premium Content Filming to close access to popular North Coast spots

Film crews will be on location at some of the region's best spots

Sinkhole ‘an accident waiting to happen’

Premium Content Sinkhole ‘an accident waiting to happen’

Fears of further erosion at Byron Bay.

’WE’RE FAILING’: Council's strong stand on Climate Emergency

Premium Content ’WE’RE FAILING’: Council's strong stand on Climate Emergency

“We’re failing, we’re asleep at the wheel and it’s on our watch."

Residents lash out at council over Australia Day decision

Residents lash out at council over Australia Day decision

"People don't like being told what to do especially by a mayor”

Death at waterfall sparks safety warning

Death at waterfall sparks safety warning

Mayor still hopeful of selling "dangerous" waterfall

Should illegal campers be fined? POLL RESULTS

Should illegal campers be fined? POLL RESULTS

There was a strong response to our poll on fining campers.

PROTEST: Ban companies 'in bed' with Adani

PROTEST: Ban companies 'in bed' with Adani

"Who do they expect to build our roads? A local guy with a shovel?"

Rate rise of 15.7% on council's agenda

Rate rise of 15.7% on council's agenda

Mayor defends application for permanent rate rise

24/7 body cams to protect Lismore council workers

24/7 body cams to protect Lismore council workers

"It ensures everyone is 100% accountable for their behaviour"

Lismore's Aust Day motion amended after federal govt threat

Lismore's Aust Day motion amended after federal govt threat

Motion amended to avoid citizenship ceremony loss

Business owner cops $6000 fine for illegal party

Business owner cops $6000 fine for illegal party

Council warns of crackdown on building fire safety

What you need to know if you have a portable pool

What you need to know if you have a portable pool

You could face a $550 fine if you don't follow these rules