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Value of the intangible and Suffolk Parks future

It’s hard to know what value to place on the environment – until it changes irrevocably.  A place is defined...

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First Nations Voice in Council moves closer

Byron Council will aim to give local First Nations people a role in its decision-making process by September 2024, echoing the newly-elected federal government’s pledge to honour the Uluru Statement from the Heart.

After two-year delay Byron Shire gets to host the NSW junior golf championships

For the first time in almost 20 years, the NSW Junior Championships and JNJG State Age Championships are being...

It’s plastic free July!

Did you know that plastic packaging and single-use plastic items make up 60 per cent of all litter in NSW?

Community members needed for health advisory groups

Northern NSW Local Health District (NNSWLHD) is seeking expressions of interest from community members to join health advisory groups.

Active Fest and Olympics heading to Byron

Want a fun day of netball, rugby league, soccer, skateboarding, BMX, baseball 5, or tennis? The Active Fest is coming to the Cavanbah Centre in Byron on July 14.

The ‘Court of Public Opinion’

The corona investigative committee is moving forward. Time is needed to assimilate the proceedings of this very important investigation,...

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A cleverly designed village where people live, work and play, all in one place, combining old-school Byron (community, creativity) with new thinking (live+work spaces, car sharing) and good times (food, shops) to create a little oasis for locals and visitors alike.

1. B Smoothie Bar | 2. Bodhi Living | 3. Byron Bay Candles | 4. Honey Hunt Style | 5. STONE&WOOD | 6. SYNTHESIS ORGANICS | 7. Honey Hunt Leggings | 8. North Coast Radiology | 9. KIDO | 10. Bun Coffee | 11. Lifecycles Byron Bay | 12. Mr Simple | 13. Vagabond Byron Bay | 14. Barrio | 15. High Spec Properties Buyers Agents | 16. Shack Palace Rituals

B Smoothie Bar

1. B Smoothie Bar

Same Bare Blends products.
Same Bare Blends recipes.
Consistent hours Monday to Friday, 8am to 3pm / Saturday, 8am to 2pm.
Awesome happy team creating awesome fast smoothies for you.
Lot 44 Bayshore Drive
(neighbours of Tigmi Trading)

Bodhi Living

2. Bodhi Living

A curated collection of antique, vintage and contemporary furniture, homewares, rugs and lighting. Sourced locally and globally. In house interior design and styling consultations. Currently 20 percent off storewide with a new shipment from India just landed! We ship Australia wide.
Shop 1/18 Centennial Circuit Byron Bay Industrial Estate
Ph: 0413 420 120

Byron Bay Candles

3. Byron Bay Candles

The chill in the air makes winter the perfect season to make your home smell warm and delicious. Burning a candle can feel like there’s a fire crackling – even in a room without a fireplace. It’s amazing how the glow of a candle’s flame always makes you feel warmer.
Byron Bay Candles – hand poured with love in Byron.
1, 21-23 Tasman Way, Byron Bay
Ph: 6685 5478

Honey Hunt Style

4. Honey Hunt Style

Snuggle up this winter!
Where art meets supremely comfortable women’s fashion that’s proudly Australian Made.
You’ll feel fabulous and look absolutely gorgeous in your most comfortable leggings and skirts ever! They’ll flatter and fit you perfectly.
Express your style with confidence and your inner beauty will radiate effortlessly.
Funky, fun, unique designer coloured patterns sizes 6 – 18, XS – XXL.
Shop 2, 1 Centennial Cct, Byron Arts & Industry
Ph: 0408 766 546



With the sunny Byron winter finally here, now is the perfect time to enjoy a few drinks with friends in the Stone & Wood courtyard. 100 Mile Table’s famous fish curries are back on the menu on Wednesdays and, of course, the fresh beers are always flowing. Children and doggos welcome, so there’s no excuse not to head on in.
100 Centennial Cct, Byron Bay
Ph: 02 6685 5173

Synthesis Organics


Welcome to Heart Space.
This beautiful healing environment is set to be a beacon of light and nurturing in the heart of the Byron Arts & Industry Estate. They welcome you to experience exquisite beauty, body treatments, workshops and ritual, working with their award winning Synthesis Organics skincare and bio-energetic essential oil range. Book your treatment now
1/61 Centennial Circuit, Byron Bay

Vampt Vintage

7. Vampt Vintage Design

At Vampt they are passionate about providing access to the best authentic vintage pieces from all over the world, built to stand the test of time!
Their focus on Scandinavian design has now expanded into Italian and Brazilian mid-century furniture and lighting.
They are currently in the Bodhi living complex and have a huge new showroom coming soon.
3/18 Centennial Cct, Byron Bay
Ph: 0414 806 549

North Coast Radiology

8. North Coast Radiology

Providing a range of services including General X-Ray, Dental X-Ray, Mammography, Screening Procedures, Ultrasound, Computed Tomography (CT), Bone Mineral Density (BMD) or DEXA, Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI) and Nuclear Medicine.
Come and see them for all of your radiology needs.
facebook: northcoastradiology
20 Bayshore Drive, Byron Bay Fair



The ultimate location for kids fashion in the Northern Rivers, with new stock from international brands Bobo Choses, Weekend House Kids, The Animals Observatory, and many more. They also stock all of your favourite local designers, so now is the perfect time to drop in, say ‘hi’, and shop their newest selection.
Shop 7, 18 Centennial Cct, Byron Bay

Bun Coffee

10. Bun Coffee

A good coffee changes everything. Bun Coffee Roastery and Espresso Bar specialises in certified organic, fair trade, Rainforest Alliance and Australian-grown coffee, along with a huge range of unique single-origin beans.
Locals love their daily ritual of a coffee and a friendly chat, basking in the morning sun with their local baristas.
Open 7am–4pm Mon–Fri, and 7–11am Sat.
1a Banksia Drive, Byron Bay 
Ph: 6680 9798


11. Lifecycles Byron Bay

Lifecycles Byron Bay, your new local bike shop, is now open at 3/5 Easy St, in Habitat. They are your friendly local bike shop offering sales, servicing, bike hire and cycling tours. All bike brands are welcome for servicing. Drop-in for a chat and check out their selection of bikes and products in-store.
3/5 Easy St Byron Bay
Ph: 5661 7510
E: [email protected]

Mr Simple

12. Mr Simple

More than a clothes store, The Department is a place to find dependable products that stand the test of time. An eclectic collection of clothing, eskies, furniture, books, shoes, drinkware, and even a barbershop, the common thread is simple – only stuff they love gets in the door. If you need something for a weekend barbeque or your mate’s birthday, The Department is your spot.
Shop 39–41, 1 Porter Street, Byron Bay

Vagabond Cafe

13. Vagabond Byron Bay

Plant-based goodness cafe • Awesome coffee • All milks available • Smoothies to dream about • Delicious in-house baked cakes and treats • Yummy food • No bookings required.
Outside seating for 50 patrons, or lay on the lawn under the shady poinciana in the centre courtyard.
Open Monday to Saturday 6.30am–3pm,
Sunday 8am–2pm.
Shop 33–34 Habitat
Porter Street, Byron Bay


14. Barrio

Barrio offers a relaxed environment for all-day dining. The wood-fired oven and open-flame grill is the heart of the restaurant, and all dishes are centred around the distinctive flavours imparted through this style of cooking. In the evening, the lights go down, dinner is served, and great bottles of natural and world-renowned wines are opened.
Opening hours are Mon–Tues, 7am–3pm, and Wed–Sat, 7am–10pm.

High Spec Properties

15. Highspec Properties Buyers Agents

Your local Northern Rivers buyers agents.
Highspec Properties – award-winning buyers agency dedicated to helping you own your own slice of Byron and the Northern Rivers.
Get in touch and watch your property dream come to life through refined strategy, expert negotiation, and unparalleled commitment.
Team Highspec will be your secret agents, making one of life’s greatest stressors a breeze.
Ground floor, Habitat Building, 20 Fullerton Lane, Byron Bay

Shack Palace Rituals

16. ShackPalace Rituals

Visit the Shackpalace Rituals concept store and experience an immaculately curated selection of objects designed for ritual and mindfulness in the home, including artisan handcrafted tea and coffee wares, linen, ceramics, glassware, and small furnishings, as well as organic skincare and incense. Follow this local family @shackpalace on their journey in rethinking the way we live in our homes.
Shop 8, 1 Porter Street, Byron Bay
Ph: 0488 616 408

Where is the love?

I have lived in Mullum and the surrounding hills for 35 years.  Yesterday I drove to Upper Main Arm, to Kohinur, to visit a friend,...

Flood help information from Chinderah, and Uki to South Golden Beach

The floods in February and March are still having direct impacts on the lives of many people and Serice NSW has a trailer coming to a location near you so you can easily access flood assistance.

Weaving through NAIDOC

DJ and Delta with some of the Weaving for Reconciliation exhibits. Photo Jeff Dawson.

Management of Byron’s fragile coastline impeded by NSW government: report

Insufficient funding and guidance from the State government is inhibiting Byron Council’s attempt to effectively manage its famous but fragile coastline, a Council report has revealed.