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June 2, 2023

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Warming winter for Tweed Shire’s homeless

It's no secret that the Far North Coast has some of the highest homelessness figures in the country and Dharma Care is determined to reduce those figures as the days get colder.

Other News

Lennox Head Trojans find their winning mojo

The Lennox Head Trojans have turned their season around with back-to-back wins in the Far North Coast Rugby Unions’...

Bangers on the Green

Bangers on the Green promises to be an absolute treat for the local music community. Bringing together a day of awesome live...

A gem among the many incredible natural wonders of the Northern Rivers

The Member for Lismore Janelle Saffin called a local tourist spot is 'a gem among the many incredible natural wonders of the Northern Rivers' as she announced two reserves in the Lismore region will be upgraded.

Pushing-Up for mental health in June

Australia’s largest fitness-based mental health event, The Push-Up Challenge, is back in 2023, encouraging Australians to push for better mental health.

Search and rescue exercises in Ballina this weekend

Marine Rescue NSW will take part in the first of three regional Search and Rescue Exercises (SAREX) on the NSW North Coast at Ballina this weekend.

Byron Council compliance staff bolstered

Are the van campers of Brunswick Heads thoughtless travellers with no respect for the town and its inhabitants, or are many in fact local homeless folk looking for a safe space with toilets and running water?

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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.

Byron Arts & Industry Estate and Habitat Precinct Map

1. Contemporary art gallery + kids art classes | 2. Froth The Label | 3. Priceline Pharmacy Byron West | 4. Bodhi Living | 5. The Meditation People | 6. McTavish Surfboards | 7. Evolve Physio & Pilates Byron Bay | 8. Bodypeace Bamboo Clothing | 9. Byron Bay Camping and Disposals | 10. Barrio – the heart of Habitat | 11. Easy Street | 12. Byron Family Law | 13. Richardson Murray Law | 14. B Smoothie Bar | 15. Mr Simple | 16. Vagabond Byron Bay

Art Kind Byron Bay

1. Contemporary art gallery + kids art classes

Art Kind is Byron Bay's newest contemporary art space. View a curation of abstract watercolour paintings from local artist and gallery owner, Bec Duff, alongside other exciting Australian artists. If you have a budding mini maker you can enrol your little artist in Bec’s afternoon art classes or kids school holiday art programs.
Wednesday–Friday: 10am–2.30pm
Saturday: 10am–1pm
3/18 Centennial Circuit, Byron Bay
0404 946 553

Froth The Label
Froth The Label

2. Froth The Label

Froth The Label is a new preloved boutique that buys, sells and trades with the public. Unlike consignment they offer 30 per cent cash back, same day, or 50 per cent store credit from their selling price. Froth’s collection focuses on earth tone fabrics and timeless silhouettes for a long lasting cohesive look that you will love for years to come.
[email protected]
0481 237 738
11/3A Banksia Drive, Byron Bay 

Priceline Pharmacy Byron West
Priceline Pharmacy Byron West

3. Priceline Pharmacy Byron West

Visit the team at Priceline Pharmacy Byron West for all your health and beauty needs!
Open 9am–5:30pm Monday–Friday and Saturdays 9am–1pm.
While in-store be sure to sign up as a Priceline Sister Club member. You can look forward to exclusive gifts, Beauty Boxes, sale previews, Partner Perks and so much more.
For more information head in-store and speak to their friendly team.
20 Bayshore Drive, Byron Bay

Bodhi Living

4. Bodhi Living

Bodhi Living showcases a carefully curated collection of furniture, homewares, rugs and lighting, sourced both locally and globally. They have recently introduced a range of collections designed in-house, including sofas, dining tables and seating, all using natural and sustainable materials such as rattan and wood. The brand encapsulates the freedom of spirit and the soul of the individual as represented through their home.
Shop 1/18 Centennial Circuit, Byron Bay

The Meditation People

5. The Meditation People

Release stress and relieve anxiety with Vedic Meditation, an effortless, effective and proven meditation technique you can practise anywhere (even if you’ve tried to meditate before, without success).
Information sessions are held regularly at the studio and online via Zoom. Learn about the three different types of meditation, and find out if Vedic Meditation is the right technique for you.
Suite 6, 10 Centennial Circuit, Byron Bay
0404 884 490

McTavish Surfboards

6. McTavish Surfboards

McTavish is the ultimate destination for all things surf. Grab a pre- or post-surf coffee and browse the range of handcrafted surfboards (all made on-site in the factory behind the showroom), surf accessories and apparel, or borrow a demo board for the weekend.
Surfboard Factory, Surf Shop & Cafe
91 Centennial Cct, Byron Bay

Evolve Physio & Pilates Byron Bay

7. Evolve Physio & Pilates Byron Bay

Recover from injury without the risk! If you're looking to start Reformer Pilates to recover from injury or have chronic pain you will need expert guidance. Catering for all levels, Evolve’s expert physiotherapists and instructors have over 60 years industry experience so you can be sure you're in safe hands. Contact them for your exclusive Echo offer!
0416 749 746
Unit 4/4 Banksia Drive, Byron Bay

Bodypeace Bamboo Clothing

8. Bodypeace Bamboo Clothing

Sample sale and warehouse clearance. Every Wed/Thurs/Fri, 10–3pm. Men's and women's XXS–XXL. Prices from $15.
Bodypeace Bamboo Clothing has been dressing locals and visitors for over a decade. Bamboo fibre is naturally breathable, moisture-wicking, thermoregulating and hypoallergenic. Their signature blend is a popular choice for underwear, activewear and everyday wear. Their warehouse shop is open every Weds–Fri!
2-4 Ti Tree Place, Byron Bay

Byron Bay Camping and Disposals

9. Byron Bay Camping and Disposals

The beautiful autumn weather means it's time to explore outside! Byron Bay Camping and Disposals stock all you need for your next outdoor adventure, including backpacks, hiking boots, rainwear, hiking food, coffee makers, flasks, cutlery, crockery and a great range of portable hiking stoves so that you can take the family for a wonderful walk and picnic in the incredible surroundings of Byron Bay.
1/1 Tasman Way, Byron Bay
0439 212 153

Barrio – the heart of Habitat

10. Barrio – the heart of Habitat

Bringing locals and visitors together in a relaxed and friendly atmosphere, always!
Join Barrio for Wednesday Rib Night, daily happy hour (from 3–6pm), affordable midweek lunches, delicious breakfasts and delightful dinners Wednesday–Saturday.
Barrio: a place to meet, connect, share and eat… your home away from home.
1 Porter Street, Byron Bay
0411 323 165

Easy Street

11. Easy Street

Have you visited the newest part of Habitat yet? Easy Street is home to a beautiful collection of independent stores, including Byron Bay Hanging Chairs, MCM House, MUD and Vègètalement salon. There’s also yummy snacks at B Smoothie Bar, renowned for their epic smoothies. It's got all the style you love without the hassle of going into town.
Easy Street, Habitat

Byron Family Law

12. Byron Family Law

Byron Family Law is a boutique family law firm established in Byron Bay. Through collaborative and resolution-focused practices, they support clients to separate kinder and rebuild following divorce or separation. They work in collaboration with local counsellors, conveyancers, accountants, mediators, and health and wellness professionals to support you and your family to not only survive but thrive following a separation.
1 Porter Street, Byron Bay
02 6687 2774

Richardson Murray Law

13. Richardson Murray Law

Richardson Murray is a boutique family law firm established by well-respected family lawyers Anton Richardson and Stephanie Murray.
Richardson Murray provide private legal representation, while offering empathy and expertise.
The team at Richardson Murray are very proud of their approach to family law and are committed to achieving positive outcomes while minimising stress, limiting delays, and avoiding unnecessary legal expense.
42 Parkes Ave, Byron Bay
07 5619 5933

B Smoothie Bar

14. B Smoothie Bar

Bare Blends' official smoothie bar has moved!
Visit them at their new high vibing smoothie spot and let their awesome happy team create delicious fast smoothies for you!
Monday–Friday: 8am–3pm
Saturday: 8am–2pm
Shops 1-2/5 Easy Street (Habitat) Byron Bay

Mr Simple

15. Mr Simple

Clothing and accessories inspired by vintage workwear, military surplus and sportswear. They also show their love of surf and skate culture with an eclectic collection of skateboards, hot sauces, books, eskies, clothes, and even a barbershop.
Monday–Friday: 8.30am–4pm
Sunday: 10am–2pm
Suites 39-41, Building C3,
248 Bayshore Drive
02 8215 0723

Vagabond Cafe

16. 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.
Monday–Saturday: 6.30am–3pm
Sunday: 8am–2pm
Shop 33–34, 1 Porter Street, Byron Bay

A deer in the headlights

The Tweed Shire, Byron Shire, and Kyogle councils have joined forces to find out just what is happening with feral deer in the region.

Sustainable fashion course on offer

Born in Byron, bred in a sweatshop, made from earth-destroying parts and brought back to you with copious carbon miles… it’s fast fashion, but it’s not a good look.

Priorities? Compliance

Despite a ‘tough budget environment’, where Council can’t find $15,000 per annum to maintain a tree planting initiative on land it manages, there will be $250,000 spent on employing two more compliance officers and purchasing another ‘enforcement’ vehicle.

Bayside Residents Association formed

A new residents association has emerged in what residents say is one of Byron Shire’s ‘forgotten’ suburbs’ – Bayside Brunswick Heads.