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What's New in Wollumbin?


August 9, 2022Updated Cabarita (Bogangar) and Cabarita Beach locality information updated to separate page.  Local information checked and updated, including attractions and tours.  Bigt volcano cusomter links, and affiliate accommodation links checked and updated.

Updated Hastings Point and Pottsville Beach locality information updated when Cabarita Beach moved to new page.  Local information checked and updated, including attractions and tours.  Big Volcano customer links, and affiliate accommodation links checked and updated, where needed.

Updated Big Volcano Visitor Guide regional villages information updated to include Cabarita Beach, and updated Hastings Point & Pottsville information.

July 31st, 2022Updated  Farmers Markets and Weekend Markets  Tweed and Murwillumbah monthly markets details updated or added.

July 20th, 2022Updated Community Groups, Associations, listings checked, State Parliament and Federal parliament representative links and phone contacts checked and updated where needed.

July 12th, 2022Updated  Events, Festivals and Shows.  Links checked and outdated events removed. with listings and links to LGA events calendars added.  All agricultral show dates checked and updated. 

Updated  Murwillumbah Show page with 2022 details.

July 7th, 2022Updated  Big Volcano locality guides for Kunghur, Kyogle and Nimbin accommodation listings checked and updated, and accommodation affiliate links checked and updated where needed.  Campgrounds for these localities also checked and updated.

July 5th, 2022Updated  Farmers Markets and Weekend Markets Lismore Organic Market, Thursday time and place updated.

June 30th, 2022Updated  Conference Venues and Corporate Retreats, Farmstays, Host Farms and Ranches, Farm Holidays and Wedding Venues updated with Mariefields Farmstay listing.

June 29th, 2022Updated  Houseboat Holidays, Boat and Yacht Charter with new local houseboat hire, and interstate options.

June 25th, 2022Updated Accommodation Packages, Conference Venues and Corporate Retreats and Health Retreats, Health Resorts, Health & Wellness Retreats with Sacred Hearth Sanctuary retreat and venue offerings.

June 25th, 2022Updated Ecotours, nature tours, cultural tours and cruises, Adventure tours, cruises and 4WD, and Day Tour and Cruises categories updated with Tweed Escapes tour details, and selected Wotif days tours listings.  Tweed Heads locality also updated.

June 23rd, 2022Updated  Midweek Deals and Specials updated

June 22th, 2022Updated  Various Accommodation Directory categories updated.

June 16th, 2022Updated New listings for Accommodation Packages, > Health Retreats, Health Resorts, Health & Wellness Retreat,  Farmstays, Host Farms and Ranches, Farm Holidays,> Conference Venues and Corporate Retreats, and > Wedding Venues

June 13th, 2022Updated Pet Friendly Accommodation - Pets Welcome. listings checked and updated.  Properties no longer offering pet friendly holiday accommodation removed, and replaced with new listings.

June 10th, 2022Updated  Disabled and Wheelies accessible accommodation, and Holiday Apartments, High Rise units, Condominiums directory listings checked by phone and updated where needed.  Apartment complexes with lifts transferred to Hi-Rise category.  Some properties deleted when contact number no longer connected, and web search can't find active business.

June 1st, 2022Updated  Farmers Markets and Weekend Markets Lismore Car Boot Market, back in action at new location:  Harold Fredericks Carpark, cnr Magellan/Dawson Sts (Opp Oakes Oval) Updated, 1st and 3rd Sunday 8am-2pm

June 1st, 2022Updated Roads and National Park closure notice advisory popup, and National Parks and reserves closures and access advisories.

June 1st, 2022Updated Transportation: Scheduled and Charter, Airports and Airlines infomration updated.

May 17th, 2022 Updated  Farmers Markets and Weekend Markets with weather and COVID-19 updates.

April 20, 2022 Updated  Activism: Australian Political Parties - Policies  Links checked, a couple updated and policies descriptions updated where needed for the Australian Federal Election to be held on May 21st 2022.

March 22 2022New Added road and National Park closure notice advisory popup to selected pages.

March 7, 2022 Updated Towns and Villages index pages with links to Emergency and Disaster dashboards for Local Government Areas (LGA), plus Rural Fire Service, SES and Bureau of Meteorology links for NSW and QLD services.

March 7, 2022 Updated  All Northern Rivers localities Transport Service Information links updated for regional "Going Places" transport information web site, which provides Bus Timetables, Taxi & Other Transport Service Information for Ballina, Byron Bay, Casino, Kyogle, Lismore Grafton, and Tweed Shire local government areas, and their surrounds.

February 26, 2022Updated Alstonville locality guide, with new attractions, including a mountain bike park and public park with extensive community facilities.  Also checked and updated available accommodation.

February 15, 2022 Updated  Community Groups, Associations, Government Services updated with new listing for Earth Learning Inc., other listings and links checked and updated where needed.

February 7, 2022 Updated  State Forests directory listings, Camping Grounds public reserves description, and state forest free camping listings, and Rainforest Types of Australia links and editorial checked and updated.

January 31, 2022 Updated  General Information about Australia for Visitors - Country  Updated information about location of Australia, added "extremities" info, links checked and updated, new external links added. Affiliate link to Redbubble shop for Antique Map of Australia, Patriotism and Resources also added.

January 15, 2022 Updated  Museums, Historic Places and Heritage Buildings updated to include new listing for Ballina District Museum listing, check other  links and update where needed.

January 10, 2022Updated  Bicycle Rides and Bushwalks of the Tweed Valley  Note re Glengarrie Rd, checked extrenal links and added Northern Rivers Rail Trail.  Camping & Outdoor Equipment Hire updated. 

January 9, 2022Updated Farmers Markets and Weekend Markets  Salt Village Market - Salt Village.  Confirmed back in operation.  3rd Saturday 8am - 2pm, rain or shine.

January 7, 2022: Lennox Community Market - Williams St Reserve Updated  2nd and 5th Sunday.  Back in operation under Byron Community Centre management.

January 7, 2022 Farmers Markets and Weekend Markets Lennox Community Markets details updated.  NSW and QLD Covid advisories links checked and updated.

January 3, 2022Updated  Nightcap National Park details for Minyon Falls visitor facilities, walking tracks and other general descriptions.  National Parks closures and other advisories also checked.

For prior updates, see What's Old in Wollumbin? - 2020

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