Local News and Events
Congratulations to our four new Greens Councillors, including Simon Richardson who has been re-elected mayor, Michael Lyon, Jeanette Martin, and Sarah Ndiaye. A wonderful result. Thank you to our dedicated team and everyone who helped us achieve this wonderful result. ...
Posted: 21Sep2016 11:06
In this video, Local Byron Greens members and supporters talk passionately about why they support and have joined the Greens....
Posted: 3Sep2013 00:28
Dawn Walker is The Greens candidate for the federal seat of Richmond. She has a passion for the NSW North Coast, its p...
Posted: 15Aug2013 11:06
Single parents from across Byron Shire gathered at Mullumbimby Community Gardens on Sunday to discuss the impact of recent cuts to the single parent payment.
The gathering provided an opportunity for single parents and concerned locals to share their stories abou...
Posted: 5May2013 10:11
The Greens are the only major party saying NO to Coal Seam Gas.At the Federal campaign launch for the seat of Richmond Christine congratulated the Northern Rivers for being a beacon and leading example in the campaign against coal seam gas mining. She emphasised that Th...
Posted: 11Apr2013 02:44
Following a rigorous pre-selection, the Greens have selected Tweed Coast community advocate Dawn Walker as their candidate for the 2013 federal election. Ms Walker is a regional grants consultant, former small businesspolicy advisor,environmental campaigner and communit...
Posted: 19Mar2013 22:46
Greens MP Jeremy Buckingham presented his "Frack Finding Tour" at Mullumbimby last Friday. Jeremy is touring the State with a presentation explaining the social and environmental and effects of CSG, and devastation arising from the total industrialisation of the landsc...
Posted: 17Dec2012 22:57
The 2012 Mullumbimby Living Food and Soil festival was a wonderful community event.. The weather was kind and the rain held off allowing all to celebrate community, growing food and connecting with the land and soil....
Posted: 28Oct2012 11:50
At a dinner held on the 6th of October at the Mullumbimby Bowling Club, the Byron Greens expressed thanks and gratitude to retiring councillors Jan Barham, Richard Staples and Tom Tabart for their enormous commitment and dedication to our shire’s ecological sustainabil...
Posted: 14Oct2012 05:11
Early next week The Greens will be taking the Mullumbimby telehealth issue to parliament. John Kaye was at Mullumbimby hospital on Friday morning to give support to the local community and to emphasise that The Greens condemn the NSW government's proposal to re...
Posted: 1Sep2012 07:38