Byron Bay

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Niall Fahy and his partner Maria at home in New South Wales

Niall Fahy, strategy manager for Flow Hive, went to Australia at the end of 2009. He lives in a small village in the Byron Bay hinterland, in nor(...)

The food shop in Vietnam

To mark the beginning of The Irish Times’ Food Month 2021 we asked some readers around the world to tell us about the food they eat, how they shop (...)

Sweat stains can be sneaky: When possible, wear a cotton undershirt that can absorb underarm sweat and stand up to more frequent laundering. Photograph: iStock

My brother and I have a joke thanks to a Russian yoga teacher who said at the beginning of class: “We sweat when we train, so we don’t bleed at war.” (...)

Protesters confront police at the Shrine of Remembrance in Melbourne on September 5th during an anti-lockdown rally protesting the state’s strict lockdown laws as a preventive measure against  Covid-19. Photograph: William West/AFP via Getty

Protesters against a Covid-19 lockdown defied police in Australia’s hotspot on Saturday, prompting 15 arrests, even as the state of Victoria continued(...)

Andy Burke on the water in Byron Bay, Australia

Andy Burke is a musician, surfer and farmers’ market fruit seller living in Byron Bay, Australia. He is originally from Lahinch, Co Clare When and w(...)

 Shelly Beach  near Ballina in far northern New South Wales was closed after a surfer died after being attacked by a shark. Photograph: EPA

A man was killed after a shark tore off his legs while he was surfing off Australia’s east coast, not far from the area where another surfer was maule(...)

Members of the Australian Police  at Byron Bay, New South Wales.  A middle-aged man died following a shark attack while swimming in the bay. Photograph: Dave Hunt/EPA

A man has died following a shark attack at one of Australia’s most popular tourist spots in New South Wales. Officers and paramedics were called to M(...)