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NSW FIRST PROGRAM: UPDATE

NSW FIRST PROGRAM: UPDATE

  NSW FIRST PROGRAM: UPDATE NOW'S THE TIME TO LOVE NSW - TOOLKIT Destination NSW has launched the next phase of the Now's The Time To Love NSW campaign. With domestic travel in Sydney and Regional NSW allowed, now is the time to reboot 2020 and turn travel dreams...

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Bypass project enters the final stage

Bypass project enters the final stage

The fourth and final stage of the Byron Bay bypass project is on track to start before the end of the month. Stage four works involve reconfiguring and replacing the roundabout at the Shirley, Butler and Lawson Street intersection, renewing kerb and gutter and...

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Join the Chamber before EOFY to claim!

Join the Chamber before EOFY to claim!

Become a Member of the Byron Bay Chamber of Commerce today. Join the Byron Bay Chamber Of Commerce for as little as $55 per year. Click here to join! NEW ANNUAL SPONSORSHIP OPPORTUNITY AVAILABLE NOW!  Become a member before June 30 to claim your annual membership fee...

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SMALL BUSINESS $10K GRANTS EXTENDED TO 30 JUNE

SMALL BUSINESS $10K GRANTS EXTENDED TO 30 JUNE

Small businesses in industries highly impacted by COVID-19 have more time to submit applications for up to $10,000 in Small Business Support Fund grants to help pay for unavoidable expenses. Treasurer Dominic Perrottet said by extending the closing date to the end of...

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Donations Needed to Support our Byron Community

Donations Needed to Support our Byron Community

As you are no doubt aware, the COVID-19 pandemic has changed the way we live and work and our beloved Byron Shire has been hard-hit. In addition to the usual volume of clients supported by our key community organisations, there has been a major increase in the number...

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Northern Rivers NSW

Northern Rivers NSW

An invitation to the world – to visit, to invest, to share Almost a year ago demographer Bernard Salt encouraged the communities of the Northern Rivers to pursue a big and outrageously ambitious agenda for the future of our region. While a full launch of the Northern...

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Byron Shire Echo Offer

Byron Shire Echo Offer

Our heartfelt wishes go out to you all as we navigate our businesses through these challenging times. The Echo are constantly developing new creative ideas and offerings to help businesses stay steady and / or flourish during this uncertain time. In light of that we...

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Fund-a-Mental Wellness Resources

Fund-a-Mental Wellness Resources

FUND-A-MENTAL WELLNESS RESOURCESDuring this crisis, Australians can use Medicare to talk to health practitioners about mental health.A set of practical steps for responding effectively to the Coronacrisis, using the principles of acceptance and commitment therapy.What...

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Byron Community Pantry Donation Appeal

Byron Community Pantry Donation Appeal

This video was produced by Enlighter The Byron Community Centre recently commenced a new food outreach service called the Byron Community Pantry. This service responds to the urgent need to support vulnerable community members who are financially and physically unable...

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Winter Wellness for Business

Winter Wellness for Business

While COVID-19 is rightly at the front of all our minds, Cape Byron Medical Centre encourages local businesses to take a proactive approach to the upcoming 2020 flu season. Now, more than ever, we need to find ways to take care of our teams.  Vaccinating is an...

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Getting Your Business Grant Ready

Getting Your Business Grant Ready

For a lot of Businesses, Writing a Grant Application is one of the hardest things that a Business will have to undertake. This is because of the time and capacity involved in not only applying for a grant but also delivering on it. Businesses need to understand the benchmarks – return on investment and key performance indicators – they must deliver on in terms of the grant.

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Introducing the Northern Rivers Pantry Project

Introducing the Northern Rivers Pantry Project

We hope you are safe and well. The health crisis of COVID-19 has brought many changes to how we live. Many businesses and livelihoods have felt the devastating impact of the pandemic and may continue to do so in the coming months. As a response to the effects of...

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The Northern Rivers Large Grants Program 2020

The Northern Rivers Large Grants Program 2020

The inGrained Foundation is a national not-for-profit based in the Northern Rivers of NSW. Established by local independent brewery Stone & Wood in 2018, the inGrained Foundation supports grassroots environmental and social charities in the local areas where we...

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Byron Shire Sustainability Awards

Byron Shire Sustainability Awards

Council would like to announce that the Sustainability Awards are back for 2020, and nominations are now open! The awards aim to celebrate our passionate community championing sustainability and environmental initiatives across the shire. Your nomination sends a...

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