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January 28, 2021

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It’s legal to grow and distribute – but only by the anointed

Byron based medicinal cannabis producer is sending cannabis to Germany in a breakthrough $92m deal yet the humble plant remains illegal for locals and continues to put people behind bars.

Other News

A short history of our rail corridor debate

The debate over our disused rail corridor has long gone stale. It is acrimonious, ideological, and exhibits a strong tendency to avoid key points.

January 26 – a conflicting day for Australians

January 26. A conflicting date for many Australians. For some, this date reflects over 200 years of destruction and denigration of our traditional customs, values, languages, and cultural landscapes.

What to do with no booze at your party

Eve Jeffery It’s almost human nature, certainly Australian nature, to celebrate with a drink. Nothing says wetting the baby’s head...

Interview with Phil Manning of Chain

Phil Manning picked up the guitar at 15. He’s been playing now for nearly 58 years. This year, Chain play the Byron Blues Festival.

Endangered market

Marie Sherd Mullumbimby We’re in danger of losing the charming monthly Mullum Market. Please don’t let this happen. It’s such a...

No respect

Chibo Mertineit, Lillian Rock Once again it’s that time of the year where we are meant to celebrate Australia day...

Byron Arts & Industry Estate + Habitat Precinct

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Stone & WoodPainted EarthHoney Hunt StyleEye of HorusByron Bay Peanut Butter CoInterior Motives Blind DesignfallenBROKENstreetByron Bay Olives CoSuperFeastSalt & Wood InteriorsAestheticaKatrina Beohm Real EstateHabitat WorkspaceGrounded LivingOrganic Beauty by KamonBun CoffeeFroth Cafe Byron BayBikram YogaByron FoodiesZentai LivingKouzina Byron BayEmporium of Wonders Byron BayArgenton DesignCrossFit Byron BayByron Yoga Lounge

Stone & Wood

1. Stone & Wood

Drop into our tasting room and brewery for a tour, tasting, or a bite to eat in a space dedicated to beer education.

100 Centennial Circuit


Painted Earth

2. Painted Earth

Australia’s largest range of sustainable paints, wood finishes, and renders. Beautiful, durable, and affordable. No smell, no toxic fumes. Once you try them you won’t look back.

Mon–Fri: 7.30am–4.30pm, Sat 10am–2pm.

1 Brigantine Street


Honey Hunt Style

3. Honey Hunt Style

Give Mum the gift of style and comfort this Mothers Day. Perfect for yoga, Pilates, travel, chilling, or dressing up. Thirty unique designs created in Byron and Australian made. Gift vouchers available.

2/10 Brigantine Street



Eye of Horus

4. Eye of Horus

High-performance award-winning cosmetics developed in Byron Bay, formulated with plant-based ingredients, cruelty free and vegan friendly. MASSIVE warehouse sale on 18 April up to 70 per cent off.

9/12 Tasman Way


Byron Bay Peanut Butter Co

5. Calling all peanut butter fans!

Check out Byron’s new Peanut Butter Store. Receive 10 per cent off when mentioning this article. Open Wednesday to Friday 10.30am–5pm. Every other day by appointment.

16 Tasman Way


Interior Motives

6. Interior Motives Blind Design

Beautiful custom-made linen sheer curtains add comfort and sophistication to any room. We also stock natural fabrics including eco hemp and organic cotton and pure Belgian linens, complementing your home lifestyle.

84/86 Centennial Circuit

6680 8862


7. fallenBROKENstreet

Byron Bay-based headwear label fallenBROKENstreet has a massive collection at their flagship showroom. Cruise in and say hi ’n’ try some hats on. They love what they do and hope u do 2 :)

93 Centennial Circuit


Byron Bay Olives Company

8. Bienvenue à La Cuisine!

French Mediterranean deli stocking Marinated Olives and Antipasti, French cheeses, cured meats, fresh bread.

Also offering homemade lunch options: soups, gourmet sandwiches, salads. All ages, all tastes :)

2/29 Brigantine Street

0431 842 340



9. SuperFeast HQ

Warehouse sale – 20 per cent off old labelled stock! Visit the SuperFeast HQ shop to learn all about medicinal mushrooms and adaptogens. These ancient herbal extracts can help increase vibrancy and longevity.

4/20 Brigantine Street. 1300 769 500


Facebook: superfeast Instagram: superfeast

Salt and Wood

10. Salt & Wood Interiors

Our new luxe lifestyle store showcases an eclectic mix of fashion, homewares, furniture, and artwork, stocks brands like Uniqwa, Gypset Cargo, Suboo, and Woven Husk, and St Barts.

4/52 Centennial Circuit.



11. Aestheticá

Aestheticá is locally owned and run by a team of medical and dermal professionals specialising in non-surgical cosmetic and advanced skin treatments. Book for a no obligation FREE skin or injectibles consultation.

Unit 60, C5 Bldg

0427 601 903


Katrina Beohm

12. Katrina Beohm Real Estate

Katrina Beohm Real Estate is an independent agency able to offer a bespoke real estate service without the constraints of a franchise structure.


Habitat Workspace

13. Habitat Workspace

Enjoy the perks of co-working from the privacy of your lockable office at Habitat Workspace. One- or 2-person offices plus single-person hotdesks available from $125 per week.

1 Porter Street

6694 3244


Grounded Living

14. Grounded Living

Solutions to your soft-flooring needs. The latest range takes inspiration from the colours of the Byron Shire. It is the ocean, a walk in nature, the feeling of being at home – and Grounded.

4/4 Banksia Drive


Organic Beauty by Kamon

15. Organic Beauty by Kamon

Experience Kamon’s ultimate personalised treatments using natural, organic-certified products in blissful, intimate, and private surroundings. Waxing, spray tan, eyes, nails, facials, eyelash lifting, and extensions.

6685 5545

1 Acacia Street


Bun Coffee

16. Bun Coffee

Bun Coffee is a specialty roaster of  organic, Fair Trade, or Rainforest Alliance blends and 40+ single origins. Visit the newly refurbished roastery door for all your local coffee needs.

17/1A Banksia Drive


Froth Cafe

17. Froth Cafe Byron Bay

Small takeaway cafe serving nourishing wholesome food. Froth provides a little bit of everything for each tastebud; whether you’re a tradie or a yogi, we’ll have something for you. Lots of parking!

1/1B Banksia Drive

Open: Monday to Friday 7am–3pm

Bikram Yoga

18. Bikram Yoga

Byron Bay’s hot yoga studio, offering Bikram Yoga, Hot Pilates, Vinyasa and Yin.

New ownership. All levels welcome.

Locals intro offer $49/21 days.

Holiday pass $60/week.

8 Grevillea St

0438 771 170


Byron Foodies

19. Byron Foodies

Byron Foodies Walking Tour will get you feasting on scrumptious delights. Byron Foodies 100 per cent supports the local foodies off the beaten track at the Arts & Industry Estate. Tours run Mon–Friday.


Zentai Living

20. Zentai Living

Australia’s natural bedding specialist since 1981. Certified organic latex mattresses. All-natural latex mattresses. Traditional futons. All solid American oak bedframes. Bedroom furniture.

1/11 Banksia Drive

Shop instore or online at zentai.com.au

Kouzina Byron Bay

21. Kouzina Byron Bay

Authentic Greek homestyle kitchen offering locally sourced, seasonal meals, mezzes, salads, sweets, organic coffee, and more. Breakfast/Lunch 7.30am–3pm ~ Tues–Fri

Dinner 6pm–late ~ Thur–Sat

1 Acacia Street

0451 196 769

Instagram: kouzina_byronbay

Facebook: Kouzina Byron Bay Greek

Emporium Of Wonders

22. Emporium of Wonders Byron Bay

The most magical children’s party and retail destination in the Shire. Need a birthday gift? Come visit, meet a fairy, explore for treasures, and book your fairytale birthday celebration. Thurs–Mon 10am–5pm. Melia 0406 913 522

8 Banksia Drive.


Argenton Design

23. Argenton Design

Spoil your mum this Mothers Day with 20 per cent off fine jewellery by Argenton Design, available instore from 8 till 12 May. Mention this ad or use code LOVEMYMUM.

Unit 2, 1a Banksia Drive


0413 707 642

CrossFit Byron Bay

24. CrossFit Byron Bay

CrossFit Byron Bay is a community-based fitness centre building better humans. We help you become your strongest, fittest, healthiest you. Locals membership available and drop-ins always welcome!

3/5 Banksia Drive

[email protected]


Byron Yoga Lounge

25. Byron Yoga Lounge

Experience the difference of Iyengar Yoga.

Experienced committed teachers who undertake at least 3–4 years of study.

Accessible for all bodies/ages/injuries.

All levels – redefine or commence your practice.

Shop 22B, 1A Banksia Drive


0402 770 441

Rail trail debate

Geoff Meers, Suffolk Park It was good to read David Lisle’s comprehensive and reasoned discussion of the history of the Casino to Murwillumbah rail corridor....

No respect

Chibo Mertineit, Lillian Rock Once again it’s that time of the year where we are meant to celebrate Australia day on 26 January. The day...

A window of trust

Baden Offord, Ocean Shores Wholeheartedly agree with Dave Rastovich’s spot-on letter regarding the value and benefit of The Echo, that it is a ‘trusted window’ (Letters,...

Conspiracy and pubs

Art Burroughes, Mullumbimby Regarding my article Conspiracy in the Pub becomes talking point (Echo, 20 January). How can we avoid falling foul of the growing tsunami of...