"When you buy from a small business an actual person does a little happy dance "
The Byron Bay region is rich with a lively creative spirit and a deep pool of raw talent. Artists, designers, entrepreneurs and experts in their chosen craft or industry inspire all those who visit the area.
It’s a wealth we treasure and support. For a world without fresh and crazy ideas, is a world without wild passion.
Visit our local creatives, discover some of the most unique boutiques, working studios and best shopping in Byron Bay. Take a little piece of Byron home with you. We've hand picked an eclectic selection of local businesses with the Byron spirit at heart.
A guide to Byron Bay's best shopping:
2/6 Lawson Street, Byron Bay
1/7 Brigantine Street, Byron Arts and Industry Estate
Alternative men’s and women’s clothing and fashion brand, specialising in organic hemp fashion and streetwear. Founded by two friends, the brand was created off the back of a small screenprinting business they owned for printing band merchandise for punk and hardcore bands. With the added culture of surfing and skateboarding to the punk and hardcore movement, the Afends ethos and style moulded into the look and feel it is today.
Shop 9/7 Lawson Street, Byron Bay
Annukka is an Australian-made, eco friendly women’s clothing range. Everyday wearable classics, timeless colour palates and a relaxed style. Certified organic cotton, free from toxic dyes and treatments. Sustainable, ethical fashion ethos and accredited by Ethical Clothing Australia. Feel good wear.
1/19 Lawson Street, Byron Bay
Influenced by wilderness and the natural beauty of the Byron area, Arnhem captures the bohemian spirit with distinctive prints, vintage inspired florals, and tribal and earthy designs. Effortlessly feminine style with Summer nostalgia.
Shop 7, 15/19 Fletcher Street, Byron Bay
A nod to nostalgia with a contemporary twist, each range is crafted from luxe fabrics and vintage-inspired florals. Dreamy dresses and stand-out separates, made for making memories in.
2/11 Banksia Drive, Byron Arts and Industry Estate
Fashion designer Galit Massuri, has built a reputation for her well cut, high quality clothing fashioned from natural fibres and designs that are just as individual as their inspiration. Unique fashion design, 100% hand made in Byron Bay.
15 Browning Street, Byron Bay
Modern bohemian fashion for the gypsy, wanderer or dreamer. This now iconic Australian boho fashion label was created by two sisters in Byron Bay. Inspired by far off places, vintage treasures and childhood memories.
@ SPELL & THE GYPSY COLLECTIVE
11 Marvell Street, Byron Bay
62 Byron Street, Bangalow
Highly stylised curated collections of jewellery, clothing and homewares. Lifestyle, travel, design.
Rear of 12 Station Street, Bangalow, NSW, 2479
Bisque Traders was founded in the year 2000 by husband & wife team, Kathy and Ralph Brauer. The company was started as a result of Kathy's passion for homewares, combined with their mutual love of travel. This combination has lead to the relaxed, unstructured, global look that Bisque has become known for around the world as a leading brand in homewares and fashion.
6/7 Grevillea Street, Byron Arts and Industry Estate
A working letterpress print workshop with vintage printing presses, luxury cotton papers and wet ink, straight off the press. Although you’re on holiday, drop in and order your personalised letterpress calling cards and stationery for a prestigious arrival back home in the city. Impression is what it’s all about. An award winning local craftsman, who makes beautiful things out of paper.
91 Centennial Circuit, Byron Arts and Industry Estate
Bob McTavish has been a household name for two generations of surfers. Over more than half a century in the industry, Bob has shaped thousands of custom boards for happy customers around the world in a career, which began in the early 1960s, learning his trade from the ground up. Bob continues to push the limits of surfboard design across the full range of wave-riding vehicles, still testing his prototypes in the surf almost every day. Producing just 20-25 boards a week, the McTavish craftsmen know that the reputation of the brand rests on the quality of their individual work, and their ability to function well as a team. Drop in to the retail store and coffee shop.
5 - 9 Lucky Lane, Billinudgel
Naturally derived skincare products manufactured in the Byron region and exported around the world. Locally sourced ingredients combined with therapeutic levels of active herbal and plant extracts, essentials oils and vitamins. Skin, body and hair care treatments. Every Sanctum product contains more than 70% Certified Organic Ingredients and many products are more than 95% Certified Organic. Family owned and run business. Visit the factory outlet at their laboratory headquarters.
You’ll find locally produced foods in many Byron stores and surrounding areas. The local markets in the area will be showcasing some of these local treasures, stay updated with the local markets during your visit. Keep an eye out for:
Ginger Necktar, a spicy refreshing drink made in Byron Bay
Byron Bay Cookies
Byron Bay Chocolate Co.
Byron Bay Tea Company
Good Oil skincare and hair products
Stone and Wood Beer and many local coffee roasters.