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CANNABIS PLANTS FOUND IN NATION PARK NEAR BYRON BAY

A large number of cannabis plants have been found in a national park near Byron Bay.

Police removed 58 plants with the assistance of the Dog Unit around 1pm on Wednesday afternoon.

A camera was also found with the cannabis in bushland at the Tyagarah Nature Reserve, adjacent to Gray’s Lane.

Its street value is estimated at $250,000.

Anyone with information is urged to contact police or Crime Stoppers on 1800 300 000.

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After studying a BA in Communication and Journalism at UTS, Georgia moved into health and aged care reporting for three years. She also studied broadcast journalism at California State University, Sacramento and The Australian, Film, Television and Radio School in Sydney. An interest in social business took her to India to direct a series of micro documentaries.

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