The historic township of Newrybar on the NSW North Coast, today celebrates the unveiling of Newrybar Merchants, a collaboration of local artisans and curators of fine goods. Nestled in the lush rolling hinterland of Byron Bay Shire, 15 minutes drive from the beaches of Byron Bay, this collaborative retail space sees the coming together of some of Australia’s most well-known masters of style.
Internationally renowned interior stylist, product designer and presenter of the ABC TV series Restoration Australia, Sibella Court will be bringing The Society Inc and her hugely covetable collection of curiosities to Newrybar; respected interior stylist/ designer/ decorator, author and TV presenter, Shannon Fricke will showcase her Heart & Home bedlinen and homewares range; artist and designer behind the iconic Byron Bay store Ahoy Trader, Jai Vasicek will be partnering with local ceramicists Patterson + Steele to create one off bespoke pieces as well as showcasing work from local & international artisans; Byron’s longest established floral design studio, Beautiflora, will be providing their gorgeous floral arrangements; South African born abstract artistDiana Miller will showcase her contemporary artworks as well as range of cushions and fabrics; Fate & Fortune will bring their curated collection of paperware, journals, pens, ribbons and gifts from both local and International artisans; Miller Trading Group will be stocking a group of carefully handpicked design partners including Wolf & Maiden, one of Cape Town’s foremost local luxury accessory & lifestyle brands; while Tigmi Tradingwhose carefully sourced, beautiful & rare Berber rugs and artifacts from Morocco and around the globe will showcase their one of a kind treasures.
Set to become a world-renowned hot-spot for those seeking a unique retail experience in one of the most beautiful parts of the world, Newrybar Merchants is a destination that enables customers to experience rustic charm effortlessly blended with sophistication within a beautiful and unique collective retail space.
Byron Bay Shire has long been synonymous for its untouched golden beaches and laid back lifestyle that has attracted a community of likeminded creative individuals to make the area their home. Newrybar Merchants is the dream of creators Zane Grier fromDriftlab and Todd Miller from Zieglerbuild whose shared vision was to create a collaborative concept store that was to bring creatives with a passion for design together in a way that compliments the old world charm of the village.
Newrybar Merchants will provide an exciting addition to the already bustling village of Newrybar which features the renowned Harvest Café & Deli and Driftlab.
(the old Antique store over the road from Harvest Café)
Opening Hours: 9am – 5pm, Monday – Sunday