The decision is even more complicated now for Mayor Denise Knight.
The local health district will boost capacity as the number of confirmed Coronavirus cases rise.
Farmers are urging consumers to ‘calm their farm’ when it comes to buying fresh produce.
There are concerns people escaping cities could put towns like Coffs Harbour at risk.
With the peak of the season just months away will there be enough pickers to harvest the lucrative crop?
A support package to help alleviate the impacts of coronavirus on local businesses and the community has been introduced by Coffs Harbour Mayor Denise Knight.
A proposal to require development applications for intensive agriculture has been rejected by the majority of Coffs Harbour City Councillors.
Observing social distancing protocols Councillors pushed on with their meeting in a surreal setting.
There will be no public gallery at tonight’s Coffs Harbour City Council meeting as a precaution to help reduce the spread of COVID-19.
A Coffs Professor who says the local Health District has a history of hiding information from the public has spoken out about local cases of COVID-19.