ballina shire council

Call for cyclists to give way to walkers on shared paths

premium_icon Call for cyclists to give way to walkers on shared paths

Dog walkers have also been cautioned to keep dogs on short lead.

'HORRIFIC PAIN': Ballina woman ‘burned’ by dangerous tree

premium_icon 'HORRIFIC PAIN': Ballina woman ‘burned’ by dangerous tree

"It feels like I’ve gone through a windscreen of a car.”

‘We’ve been drinking shit’: Council's shock water mistake

premium_icon ‘We’ve been drinking shit’: Council's shock water mistake

Elderly couple’s home was connected to recycled wastewater.

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

premium_icon ’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."

Water restrictions could kick in soon as dam levels drop

premium_icon Water restrictions could kick in soon as dam levels drop

"The forecast for this summer is not what we want to see."

100 homes, 400 jobs on hold at Ballina development

premium_icon 100 homes, 400 jobs on hold at Ballina development

The developer is taking the council to court

RESTRICTED ACCESS: Deadly waterfall 'not a safe place to be'

premium_icon RESTRICTED ACCESS: Deadly waterfall 'not a safe place to be'

Council considers no parking zone around waterfall

Council may consider cutting use of common weed killer

premium_icon Council may consider cutting use of common weed killer

It is recognised in many countries as a key carcinogen

Couples seen 'having sex in plain view' at family park

premium_icon Couples seen 'having sex in plain view' at family park

Ballina mayor asks police to step up patrols in the area

'Absolute tools': destructive visitors renew 4WD debate

premium_icon 'Absolute tools': destructive visitors renew 4WD debate

The ongoing incidents could see all vehicles banned from the beach

One person's 184 responses to survey on town's 20-year plan

premium_icon One person's 184 responses to survey on town's 20-year plan

Consultation drew a strong response: too strong from one resident

'Putrid' weed ruining beach could be 'disastrous': Resident

premium_icon 'Putrid' weed ruining beach could be 'disastrous': Resident

Four months on and stinky seaweed continues to annoy resident

'Disgust' over dirt, mould at Ballina KFC store

'Disgust' over dirt, mould at Ballina KFC store

Fast food chain promises to "urgently resolve the issue"

Death at waterfall sparks safety warning

Death at waterfall sparks safety warning

Mayor still hopeful of selling "dangerous" waterfall

'This is slaughter, not science': Shark net trial slammed

'This is slaughter, not science': Shark net trial slammed

Deputy mayor calls by-catch rates 'intolerable'

Is Lennox Head's popular lake making people sick?

premium_icon Is Lennox Head's popular lake making people sick?

More than 20 kids and adults have reported gastro-like systems

'Disgust' over use of Ballina mayor's effigy at lake protest

'Disgust' over use of Ballina mayor's effigy at lake protest

Local resident says it was "very poor form"

MP calls on council to save 200-year-old fig tree

MP calls on council to save 200-year-old fig tree

Ballina MP wants council to save the fig tree in Lennox.

FIRST LOOK: Plans revealed for INXS museum at Ballina

FIRST LOOK: Plans revealed for INXS museum at Ballina

Business leaders meet for exclusive look at cultural, arts hub

Shark nets offer 'zero protection': protesters show why

Shark nets offer 'zero protection': protesters show why

Anti-shark net campaigners swim under one to prove it doesn't work

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