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May 15, 2021

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Bluesfest announces October dates for 2021 festival

After two disappointing cancelations of their event, Bluesfest has announced that they will hold the 2021 festival over the...

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‘Natural’ cruelty

Richard Swinton, Clunes While I agree with Desmond Bellamy’s concerns about animal cruelty, the issue of ‘natural’ cruelty if the...

Locals call for automatic revocation of speeding fines on Hinterland Way in first half of April

When local man Nathan Hicks saw posts on Facebook about locals who had received fines they believed were incorrect he decided to look into challenging his own fine. 

Police chase ends in head-on car and truck crash

Police have declared a critical incident investigation after a car chase in Ballina ended in a crash Friday night.

Creative carbon capture

Desmond Bellamy – Special Projects Coordinator, PETA Australia, Byron Bay Last week, the Australian government pledged half a billion dollars for ‘clean’...

Assange’s father to beg Biden for son’s freedom

John Shipton, father of detained WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange, says he’ll return to the United States to ask President Joe Biden to drop legal action against his son.

Cringe worthy PM

Keith Duncan, Pimlico After cringing at the spectacle of Scott Morrison blatantly lying to President Biden during that virtual climate...

Byron Arts & Industry & Habitat Precinct

BYRON ARTS & INDUSTRY ESTATE: creative, small batch, hand-made, state-of-the-art, artisan, innovative, ethical, imaginative, hyper-local, leading-edge, quality, EXPLORE premium, master, handcrafted, accomplished, cutting edge, organic, designer, eclectic DISCOVER ingenious, beautiful, unique, sensational, avant-garde, original, visionary, inspirational, expert, brilliant, gifted, ahead of the curve. YOU wonderful, compelling, THERE experiencing, witnessing, engaging. NOW.


1. Argenton Design

Bespoke fine jewellery. Inspired by simplicity, symbols and nature, Lisa Argenton creates pieces to be treasured for years. Open Wed, Thurs, Fri 10am till 5pm or by appointment

2/1A Banksia Drive

0413 707  642


Bun Coffee

2. 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


Byron Bay Peanut Butter Co.

3. Byron Bay Peanut Butter Co

Come visit us at our brand new Peanut Butter Store. Receive 10% off when mentioning this article. Open Wednesday to Friday 10:30am - 5:30pm, Saturday 10am - 2pm

16 Tasman Way


Byron Foodies

4. Byron Foodies

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


Eye of Horus

5. Eye of Horus

Awaken The Goddess Within with award-winning cosmetics based on ancient sacred formulas. Developed in Byron Bay, Eye of Horus Cosmetics are naturally formulated with plant-based ingredients and waxes.

9/12 Tasman Way



6. Froth

A cute cafe/takeaway servicing the industrial estate with organic coffee, poached eggs, burgers, toasties, salads, pies, pastries, açai bowls, fresh juices and smoothies. Open Mon-Fri 6:30am–4pm, Saturday 8am–2pm.


1 Banksia Drive

Honey Hunt Style

7. Honey Hunt Style

Wear art, style, and comfort, created in Byron, Australian made. Perfect for yoga, Pilates, chilling, or dolling up – you’ll want to live in them. Twenty-seven unique designs – $79.


2/10 Brigantine Street


Interior Motives Blind Design

8. Interior Motives Blind Design

Get your shade on and beat the summer heat. Plantations shutters, Roman blinds, shutters, awnings fully motorised whole-house systems. Your window treatments are their speciality.

1/84–86 Centennial Circuit


Kouzina Byron Bay

9. 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 6–late ~ Thur–Sat Ph: 0451 196 769

1 Acacia Street

Instagram: kouzina_byronbay

Facebook: Kouzina Byron Bay Greek

Light Touch Solar & Electrical

10. Light Touch Solar & Electrical

Your local Tesla Powerwall Two certified installers. Store excess solar to use at night, protect your home during a blackout, and claim your energy independence with Powerwall. Limited stock.

9 Centennial Circuit


Massuri & Pele

11. Massuri & Pele

The studio is a curated collection of stunning, crafted jewellery made of sterling silver and gold, teaming up with ethically crafted fashion made of natural fibres. Timeless and stylish pieces that accentuate the female form.

2/11 Banksia Drive



Organic Beauty by Kamon

12. Organic Beauty by Kamon

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

6685 5545

1 Acacia Street


Painted Earth

13. 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.

M–F: 7.30am–4.30pm, Sat 10am–2pm.

1 Brigantine Street


Grounded Living

14. Grounded Living

Solutions to your soft flooring needs. The latest summer 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.

Unit 4/4 Banskia Drive


Stone & Wood

15. 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


Zentai Living

16. 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.

Shop instore or online.

1/11 Banksia Drive


Fallen Broken Street

17. Fallen Broken Street

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 :) xoxox fallenbrokenstreet xoxox

93 Centennial Circuit


Habitat Precinct

Habitat Precinct

LIVE, WORK, PLAY. Embodying the Byron Bay lifestyle and everything it represents, Habitat is a fantastic retail, leisure and lifestyle community and destination within the Byron Arts & Industry Estate.

Located 5 minutes from the beach or a 10 minute cycle from town. Onsite parking available or jump on the train and be there in 10 easy minutes.


1. Aestheticà

At Aestheticà you’ll be in the hands of medical and dermal professionals. We offer treatments handpicked for their effectiveness – we make skin goals possible.

[email protected]

Follow us FB/IG @aestheticabyronbay

0427 601 903


Habitat Collective

2. Habitat Collective

Habitat Collective showcases a beautiful collection of fashion, kidswear, accessories, furniture and homewares from local and independent designers such as Rowie, East Coast General, Byron Bay Hanging Chairs, and Little Winnie.


Florian Beck

3. Florian Beck

Florian Beck has a passion for perfection producing fine custom handmade jewellery, specialising in diamonds and pearls and unique pieces from around the world. Florian Beck has worked in Byron Bay for over 20 years.


Prae Store

4. Prae Store

Prae is your go-to destination for on-trend activewear and luxe natural and organic beauty and wellness products. Stocking Australian brands and beautiful gift ideas.


Nice Martin

5. Nice Martin

'Nice Martin is made for the girl with a handsome aesthetic, who likes to meddle with her rebellious side but also stay feminine! NM upholds individuality and ethicality without bursting the bank.'


Katrina Beohm Real Estate

6. 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.


Power outage in Byron Shire

Power supply company Essential Energy says that approximately 1,780 homes and businesses were without supply this morning.

Filming of Byron Baes begins with no indigenous consultation

Filming of the Netflix series Byron Baes has reportedly commenced without any effort made by the show's production company – Eureka Productions – to consult with local indigenous groups or the local Council.

Byron Comedy Festival launched with a laugh

At a hilarious sold-out launch of the Byron Comedy Festival, Dr Karl Kruszelnicki had the entire Byron Bay Surf Club giggling last night

School Strike for Climate next Friday

Next Friday from 10am Byron Shire students will be demanding political action on the climate emergency in what they and their supporters say is our present, future and reality.