Bruns Acoustics

I first stumbled across Bruns Acoustics at this year's Old&Gold Festival in Brunswick Heads and was immediately taken with the brand's striking hand crafted products.  They're a local company that designs a...

Byron Hula Hips

Late last year I had the great pleasure of taking dance classes from Francoise Schneiders of Byron Hula Hips. I first met this gorgeous woman when I lived in Sydney a decade ago and was delighted to discover th...

Byron Bay Ballooning

A $5 raffle ticket I bought at the 2012 Old&Gold Festival resulted in one of the most memorable experiences I've had since moving here a decade ago. Hovering above Mount Chincogan while watching the sun ris...

Sunrise at The Pocket

It's well-documented in my family that I am not an early morning person but seeing the sunrise at The Pocket before I went Byron Bay Ballooning was definitely worth the effort. Follow Byron Bay Ballooning on...

Splendour in the Grass

Byron is cementing itself as Australia's festival hotspot with the likes of Bluesfest, Falls and Splendour setting up each year to entertain the punters. Splendour in the Grass, which is held at beautiful North...

Native Planting

Family time planting vege seedlings for our patch. My multi-talented partner James Mayson is known for a variety of things and bush regen is one of them. James created a native planting guide for Brunswick V...

Masterchef Alumni Skye Craig

I first met Skye when we both worked in custom media publishing – I was a freelance editor while she worked as an art director for an agency in Bangalow – which is why I was taken aback when I saw her on Master...