One of the best things about taking a little break is the opportunity to focus on some simple and enjoyable pleasures like shopping for some fabulous fresh produce to cook up a storm or perhaps a little personal shopping at a relaxed pace just for you or to find that ideal gift. Whilst exploring the Hamlets you will find friendly, tempting boutiques and markets located throughout the region.
BAILEYS HARDWARE & NIGHTINGALE CRAFT
It just wouldn't be the Village of Crows Nest without Bailey's Hardware & Nightingale Craft. Nestled smack bang in the town square, are two traditional old world stores filled with modern household items, kitchenware haberdashery and craft. It really is well worth a browse. Locally owned and operated.
20 William Street, Crows Nest, QLD
Phone 07 4698 1175
BANNOCK BRAE MEATS
Bannock Brae Meats is the real deal. A full paddock to the plate experience. Set on a working farm on the outskirts of Meringandan, come and experience life on Erinvale for yourself. An idyllic mix of Australian bushland, wildlife, modern day farming practices, an on-farm butcher shop featuring our top quality beef, lamb and woodsmoked hams and bacon and a unique farmstay where you can step back in time and escape the real world.
Phone 07 4696 7062
CHIC SHOE STORE
Chic shoe store has been registered for trading in Crows Nest, since 1948. We sell all kinds of shoes for the whole family. Work, formal, school, slippers, wallets, purses, hats & socks. Chic shoe store for old fashioned service, affordable prices for city styles.
Phone 07 4698 1440
COLOURS OF SAN CRIS
Cafe, BYO, South American global treasures, textiles and jewellery. Step into a world that is an explosion of culture and riot of colour! Situated in an historic building of the 1800's. The love for people, their talents and cultures inspires us to always be looking for those interesting pieces.
Cnr Shostaki Rd and New England Hwy, Cabarlah, QLD
Phone 07 4696 9955
CROWS NEST COMMUNITY ARTS & CRAFTS
Locally produced arts and crafts in an enticing spacious retail shop located in the heart of crow's nest. 18 William street. Home of the award winning inStudio art trail held every August. Volunteers welcome.
Open 7days a week 9:30am to 4pm
Phone 0457 033 919
CROWS NEST SOFTDRINKS
Softdrink manufacturer producing premium products while still keeping to the old fashioned flavours of the past. 20 flavours of soft drinks, and a huge range of milkshake flavourings, coffee syrups, ice cream toppings, water soda cordials, snow cone toppings.
8 Charlotte St Crows Nest, QLD
Phone 07 4698 1783
The cumquat products are proudly handmade in small batches with fruit from our orchard. However, in the early stage the availability of fruit was limited and extra fruit was sourced from the local area. It’s all about cumquats, the main focus for ‘Cumquats Australia’ is to produce sensational cumquat products to please the palate of cumquat lovers. Our jars are packed full of fruit. Shop online or visit social media for market purchases.
Phone 0409 872 710
Village cafe serving breakfast, lunch & dinners. Home cooked meals & pizzas, takeaways, slices, cakes & coffees. GF available. Milk, bread, BBQ packs, grocery lines, cold drinks & icecreams. Australia Post outlet, trailer hire, gas bottle return, dry cleaning service, local prodyce & more. open 7 days
1 Hampton Road, Hampton.
Phone 07 4543 8616
HAMPTON VISITOR INFORMATION CENTRE
Tourist information centre information on local attractions in the region. A range of local produce, souvenirs and refreshments. Parking for cars, coaches & caravans, a playground, picnic facilities and toilets. Located in Chapman Park, which is a designated overnight rest area for caravans and motorhomes
8623 New England Highway, Hampton QLD
Phone 1800 009 066
HAND PAINTED SILKS BY LYNDA
Beautiful Silk Creations and Experiences
Studio and mobile workshops, special events, markets, school sessions, fund raisers, ladies days and retreats.
Her free flowing approach using vibrant colours is suitable for both beginners and seasoned artists. Ring Lynda to book a workshop, order a custom made piece, or make a purchase from her stock.
Join her Facebook group for dates of workshops and events.
‘Find my creations at the Crows Nest Community Art and Crafts shop or visit me by appointment’
Crows Nest, QLD
Cellar-Door and gift shop, the largest display of Arnott Biscuit Tins on public viewing in Australia. Wine tasting is free and the large variety of wine flavours on sale means there is at least one flavour to suit your liking. For your pleasure you can also arrange for morning and afternoon tea.
89 Pierces Creek Rd, Crows Nest, QLD
Phone 07 4698 2277
McCARTNEY & CREED SHOES
McCartney and Creed has been described as a destination store for shoes & fashion with difference. European shoes & a wonderful collection of wearable clothing & accessories are available in store & online. Open 6 days, 9am to 4pm (closed Tuesdays)
Village Green Centre 10475 New England Highway, Highfields, QLD.
Phone 07 4615 5803
MEATS AND MORE Crows Nest
Country Butcher shop, fresh meat, smoked small goods, deli lines and top quality local produce. We prepare all our meats fresh for you. Shop with your local butcher.
12 Charlotte St, Crows Nest QLD
Phone 07 4698 1559
PECHEY DISTILLING Co
Artisan distillery open for tours, tastings, workshops & purchases. Also available online. Combined with a love for high quality spirits, we set out to provide a unique experience and offering in our region. Following on from the legacy of hard work and entrepreneurship that our ancestors showed first as saw-millers, then as farmers, today we reflect and honour this legacy as the first craft distillers in our region.
Phone 0417 220 362
Michael and Lisa have a love for open spaces and in seeking this lifestyle incorporated their Landscaping business interest in a symbiotic relationship of developing Ravensbourne Trees. Where these specimen trees can be utilised in our own projects and at the same time be provided for other people’s personal projects. Our trees are healthy and vibrant stock, carefully nurtured and acclimatised, ready to be put into the ground. You may buy stock from the farm in singles, or place an order for an entire project. No job is too big or too small. Michael’s expert knowledge will assist you in choosing the perfect tree for the position and purpose.
Phone 0403 577 807
THE CHOCOLATE COTTAGE
Cafe restaurant, stunning view, coffee, cakes, licensed, views, handmade chocolates, gift shop. The handpainted chairs, colourful décor and quirky giftware provides a perfect environment to indulge in our handmade chocolates, award winning cuisine and Lavazza coffeeThis make for an experience you'll fall in love with.
10475 New England Hway, Highfields QLD (The Village Green Centre)
Phone 07 4630 8729
VON-KATZ SOAPS & GIFT BASKETS
Von-Katz Soaps proudly hand craft Natural Soaps and other Skincare Products from mostly organic and locally sourced ingredients. These fabulous products are ideal for Retail Customers, Wholesalers, Gift Shops, Corporate Gifts and Hampers, B&B's, Government Departments, Functions etc. Custom Batches and Gift Baskets available for corporate and private occasions.
Phone 0439 707 069