Bob Dooley &
Sue Stock

Adam's Auto Repairs
John Adams & Assoc Lawyers
Affordable Wholefoods
Todd Anderson – Earthmoving
Armonica Cafe
Arrow Photography
Artistic Driveways - Brian Perkins

Barefoot Building Design
Beans Goodfellow – singing teacher
Ben's Painting
Blue Knob Farmers Market 

Blue Knob I.T.

Blue Knob Gallery
Brent Shaub, Feldenkrais practitioner
Bush Theatre
Byron Bay First National RE
Cafe Blue Knob
Carefree Ceremonies by Gwen Trimble
Cawongla Playhouse
Crofton's Retreat Motel


Djanbung Gardens Permaculture College
Dolphin Funerals
Dreadlocks Naturally
Dylan Murphy, Maintenance
Eco Creative Milling
Eco-funky distributors
Elizabeth McCardell - Counsellor & Psychotherapist

Envite Environment
Grey Gum Lodge
Happy High Herbs Nimbin
Happy Horses Bitless
Hemp Embassy

Horsetail Herbs – Les Rees 

Johnny McTowing

Fred Klinsoon – Excavator & Tip Truck

Lismore City Council
Lismore Community Acupuncture
Lone Ranger Painting Service

Martin Mader Electrical

Mr Bobcat

Nia Therapy

Nimbin Apothecary

Nimbin Bakery 

Nimbin Bowling Club 

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Nimbin (Oasis) Cafe 

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Nimbin Numbers
Nimbin Optical

Nimbin Food Co-op

Nimbin Post
Nimbin Preschool
Nimbin Service Station 
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Nimbin Trailer Hire
Nimbin Village Laundry


Nimbin Visitors Centre
NJH Floor Sanding 

Northern Electrical Solutions
OzKat Unisex Clothing
Phoenix Rising Cafe
Perceptio Books
Plasterin' Nimbin – Terry Bressington 

Plumbing Works

Pot of Gold Cafe
Rainbow Power Company
Rainbow Ridge School
Rob Clark - Floor Sanding
Roxy Gallery, Kyogle

Rvbyesque - Alan Morris

Sean Ardern - Electrician
Septic Tank Pumping 

Snipping Heads
Sphinx Rock Cafe

Star-loom - Tina Mews
Sunsparks Electrics

Tea Medica
Teretre Retreat
Theraphi Device
Trunk Monk – Matthew Griffin
The Channon Craft Market
Tonia Haynes - Bowen Therapist
Tribal Magic 
Trout’s Environmental Plumbing Plus

Tuntable Falls Community School
Derek Tys – Therapy & Counselling
Vegan Funky Pies
Vital Choices Life Coaching
Wallers Bus Company
Web 2 Traffic Strategies
Zee Book Exchange


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Nimbin Community Centre

Nimbin Community Radio

Nimbin Environment Centre

Nimbin Events Directory

Nimbin MardiGrass

Nimbin Neighbourhood & Information Centre

Rainbow Region Markets

Nimbin Plant Selection Guide

Nimbin Community Web Portal


Bangalow Heartbeat

Byron Echo



Woodstock Museum

The Woodstock Times


Nimbin Good Times is a free monthly newspaper for the vibrant Nimbin community and the Northern Rivers of NSW, Australia. With over 100 contributors, the content highlights the issues and interests of a creative, alternative culture. We hope you enjoy reading this month's edition. 

October 2017 – Native Frangipani Edition

Page 1

Pages 2-9

Pages 10-19

Pages 20-27

Pages 28-33

Pages 34-40


November edition deadline: Wednesday 25th October

Page 1
Roots Festival lights up village

Page 2
The 98th Annual Nimbin Show

Page 3
Survey to document impacts of flood
Richmond Valley Council secures multi-million dollar cannabis cultivation deal
Veteran musician loses leukemia fight

Page 4

Tweed Rail Forum calls for transport solutions
New co-ordinators for Nimbin Community Centre
Nimbin Environment Centre News – Cath Smith

Page 5
Earthship pioneer to speak in Nimbin
Repair Cafe continues mending

Page 6

Nimbin Neighbourhood & Information Centre News
Nimbin Hospital Information

Page 7
Sepsis education on song at local hospitals
Rebuilding the Nepalese village of Bolgaum

Page 8

Page 9
Letters, continued
Remembering Brian Bellion

Page 10
Chamber Chat – Teresa Biscoe
Generation Rent deserves housing security – Jenny Leong MLC

Page 11
From the Mayor's desk – Cr Isaac Smith
Word of the Bird – Cr Elly Bird
On the same Page – Kevin Hogan MP
Indigenous under-representation in industries a cause for concern – Dawn Walker MLC

Page 12
Trashing endangered rainforest must be prosecuted – Dailan Pugh
Ecological impacts of festivals at North Byron Parklands significant – Denise Nessel

Page 13
Is Australia really this conservative? – Aiden Ricketts
Salt and Steel win Battle of the Bands

Page 14
Powering up the South Pacific region
John Wilcox at helm of booming business

Page 15
Affordable Wholefoods advertisement

Page 16
Fantasies Erotiques Cabaret

Page 17
Nimbin Flix movie of the month
Bush Theatre movies for October

Pages 18
Bethanie Jolly to play Sphinx Rock Cafe
Songwriting comp at Mullum Music Fest
Bowlo introduces Junior Open Mic

 Pages 19
Island Vibe still eco-conscious
Dinners under the stars at Bush Theatre

Page 20
Blue Knob Gallery presents The Nature of Things
  Small things matter at Nimbin Artists Gallery

Pages 21
Youth films inclusive to 24-year olds
  Leigh Arnold retrospective at Roxy Gallery
  Faith, joy and disaster at Serpentine Gallery

Page 22
Future life: The yeast revolution – Thom Culpeper
  Food matters: Nimbin Organic Food Co-op
Plant of the Month: Hymenosporum flavum
  Garden guru goes to Blue Knob market

Page 23
Lyme Disease: The Australian experience – Trish Clough
Natural remedies for Lyme Disease – Robin Stein

Page 24
Thickhead – Triny Roe
Disadvantages of monoculture agriculture – Geoff Dawe

Page 25

Koala Kolumn – Lorraine Vass
The tree in the tennis court – Anastasia Guises

Page 26
Yoga and your lymphatic system – Cameron Storey
Resolving emotions in old age– Betti Wille
Putting it to the test – David Ward

Page 27
Training / De-training – Suzy Maloney
The effects on horses of seasonal change after drought – Les Rees

Page 28
Honouring your body through breath – Christine Choquet
Making friends with what scares you – Elizabeth McCardell

Page 29
Sweating – Brigid Beckett
Natural Law – Helene Collard
Slow down, mama – Kirrah Stewart

Page 30
Corporate mining does not just go away – Warwick Fry
Benny Zable's New York activists diary

Page 31
Nimbin Bushwalkers program and walks reports
Nimbin Garden Club notes

Page 32
Weave and mend festival preserves craft traditions
Astro Forecasts – Tina Mews

Page 33
Life is great – Marilyn Devlin
Trivia quiz
Nimbin Crossword by 5ynic

Page 34
New murals at Cawongla Playhouse
Silk painting at Tuntable Falls preschool
Relaxed camp for homeschoolers at Woody Head

Page 35
Primary sports focus at Nimbin Central is fun and fitness
Tuntable Falls Community School's end of term
A fete of learning at Nimbin Central School
Celebrate Halloween and the coming of Spring
With thanks to Kylie from Nimbin Preschool

Page 36
Return of the Loon – Laurie Axtens
The world according to Magenta Appel-Pye
She says / He says

Page 37
A life worth dying for – Mookx Hanley
Nim-FM On Air: Presidential shake-up

Page 38
Nimbin Headers: A genuine community club
Mens 3rd Division preliminary final a thriller
Trust fund to support Hunter's sporting goals

Page 39
Advertisement: Nimbin Lifestyle Real Estate

Page 40
Advertisement: Nimbin Hills Real Estate


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