December 16, 2020
Movie studio's plan to create 1000+ local jobs in 5 years
BYRON Shire filmmakers Will Gammon and Mark Holden have a dream ‒ to have a new 3.5ha film complex in a future Southern Cross Expansion and Innovation Precinct in Ballina by 2023. The company currently has offices at the Byron Bay Industrial Estate, and recently started leasing the Alstonville Cultural Centre from Ballina Shire Council.
December 10, 2020
Hollywood Comes to Town
Bangalow and surrounds will soon become a familiar backdrop on film and television screens as production crews move in. Rebecca Sergeant and Digby Hildreth report on Hollywood’s takeover of the region.