mayor david wright

$2.2 million for much-needed Ballina Shire bridge upgrade

Premium Content $2.2 million for much-needed Ballina Shire bridge upgrade

Work on the upgrade is set to begin within 12 months and it will mean haulage...

$70K for two community hall upgrades

Premium Content $70K for two community hall upgrades

Upgrades to provide vital repairs and improvements to community facilities.

500 jobs to be created as big Ballina project gets under way

Premium Content 500 jobs to be created as big Ballina project gets under way

Council hopes to cash in on firm interest for land near the airport

'Force of nature': Tributes flow for former INXS manager

Premium Content 'Force of nature': Tributes flow for former INXS manager

“He had the vision through his life to do things a bit differently"

Cultural centre turns into mini-Hollywood in Alstonville

Premium Content Cultural centre turns into mini-Hollywood in Alstonville

THE contract leasing the building to Byron Studios takes effect on December 1.

Border changes a ‘relief’ amid ‘horrendous’ situation

Premium Content Border changes a ‘relief’ amid ‘horrendous’ situation

WITH major changes to border rules on the cards, we asked local mayors and...

New Aussies welcomed with virtual ceremony

Premium Content New Aussies welcomed with virtual ceremony

WITH a backlog of more than 50 people wanting to become citizens, Ballina Shire...

Community gallery gets $85K grant for upgrade

Premium Content Community gallery gets $85K grant for upgrade

FUNDING from the NSW government will allow the gallery to install a kiln, improve...

Flat Rock car park may close following overnight stays

Premium Content Flat Rock car park may close following overnight stays

IT WOULD be the third coastal car park in Ballina Shire to close due to COVID-19...

New servo ‘good looking’ and cheaper to boot

Premium Content New servo ‘good looking’ and cheaper to boot

The new $26 million highway service station is finally open

‘STUPID’: Mayor slams plan to fix Alstonville black spot

Premium Content ‘STUPID’: Mayor slams plan to fix Alstonville black spot

“I will lie in front of the excavator because it is so dumb"

What Ballina Shire Council has in store for 2020

Premium Content What Ballina Shire Council has in store for 2020

FROM airports and industrial infrastructure, to leisure and recreational...