July 05, 2018

Taste and talent on display at food fest

Big congratulations to the Richmond Rotary Club for once again delivering an amazing Ballina Food and Wine Festival.

The showcasing of so much fantastic food and drink is a great demonstration of the abundance of the Northern Rivers food growing and production industries, and the wide-ranging talent and creativity of its entrepreneurs, not to mention our amazing local musicians.

Well done Jody and Colin in particular, for an outstanding job.

I was very proud to once again sponsor the event, and to enjoy a fabulous day out, as this video by my friend Trish shows.


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March 15, 2024

The Greens submission to the government's STRA consultation process

Short-term holiday lets are tearing apart the social fabric of the region. With one in four homes being short-term rentals in Byron Shire, it’s no wonder we have a housing crisis.

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January 18, 2023

The regions being most impacted by short-term rentals (Rent News)

The oversupply of short-term rentals is often touted as one of the leading causes of the rental crunch, but new data reveals some areas suffer more than others.

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January 18, 2023

Position on holiday letting (Byron Echo)

Given the broken promise by the NSW Liberal-Nationals government on allowing Council to regulate the short-term rental accommodation (STRA) sector in the Byron Shire, The Echo asked NSW Labor what they would do if elected in March.

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