Moyra Burke-Smith

Cool Promo

Getting Your Business Noticed for the Right Reasons.
Cool Promo is the region’s leading expert in Quality Branded Merchandise.
Our clients include: Businesses that attend Trade Shows, Credit Unions, Retailers, Pubs & Clubs, Schools, Wholesalers and more.
We pride ourselves on sourcing “Things That People Use” so that your brand is seen over and over again.
From executive gifts, client Xmas presents, eco products and clothing through to all your Expo needs such as flags, marquees, table cloths, bags, caps, t-shirts and lanyards to notepads, pens, magnets and stubby coolers etc. You name it and we can source it and put your name on it.
0429 850 011

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Sonia Friedrich

Mentor, Consultant, Author, Speaker

“You have more clarity than anyone I know”
Sonia Friedrich is a change agent. She brings the latest in behavioural economics and neuroscience to understand what we know about human behaviour (your customers) to give you an edge. She applies this with measurable impact on your bottom line. Sonia has an extensive corporate career spanning more than 25 years working in executive roles in advertising and marketing, mostly for Fortune 500 companies. She has worked to build brands up to $250 Million in Australia and New Zealand. Sonia was the General Manager of Grey Healthcare Advertising, Sydney.
“My aim is to share what I know and re-empower people in business and in life”
Sonia runs her own strategic consultancy working with Directors of Business, and Mentors multi-millionaires and individuals to help them aligning their personal and professional life. If you want clear thinking for a business or life problem, with a novel and direct solution, call Sonia 0412 359 424 or visit to see more.

Sonia is available for speaking events.
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Simon Cook

Birddog | Web Design | SEO

Simon has spent 25 years helping businesses create world leading branding, graphic and web design. With a passion for creating websites that don’t just look good but get on page 1 of Google. Simon can help you with all your digital marketing needs.
Birddog – we work like dogs to make your business fly.
phone number: 0416 217843
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Zain Peart

ZEP Finance

Business Name: ZEP Finance
Category: Mortgage Broker
Zain is your local Mortgage Broker looking after your current and future dreams. He is there each step of the way for first home buys through to astute investors. His services cover Home Loans – purchase and refinances plus personal loans.
Phone: 0401-158-897

Justine Dorrell

Justine Dorrell

Branch Manager

Justine Dorrell is the Branch Manager of the Northern Office at Beaumont People. We are Recruitment specialists, we love what we do and are passionate about it. Our goal is to work together to understand your needs and ensure that the recruitment process is a streamlined one for you, we want to find the perfect person for your business or the perfect role for our candidates.
Working locally in the Northern Rivers for almost five years has given Justine a strong understanding of the local market. Justine is experienced in recruiting both temporary and permanent roles across a variety of industries from Local and State Government, Insurance, Not for Profit, Fashion, Call Centre, Civil Construction and Environmental. We are able to assist with roles from a Junior Administrator up to CEO, CFO, Senior Manager level.
We strongly believe that you should put People before Profit.
Please do not hesitate to contact Justine to find out more about how we can work together to find a fantastic person for your team.
Mobile 0414 584 758

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Matt McIlveen

Matt McIlveen

Sign Writer

I’m Matt from the Print Spot Group … your one-stop shop for signs, printing and design.
Yes, we can do it all …
The Print Spot can do everything from Business Cards and flyers through to complete Business Branding, Vehicle wraps and the signage to promote your business.
Make your business stand out by refreshing your signage … or advertise your business 24/7 with vehicle wraps … a real speciality.
We have a large flatbed printer which we can print directly onto corflutes, ACM panels and even doors … just about anything. This gives us the ability to print one-offs or bulk orders to reduce costs.
We pride ourselves with customer service … it’s second to none. Because we print in-house we can price-match our competitors and in most cases offer you superior quality and faster turn-around time for a lower cost. Try us!!
The Print Spot as been operating for more than 25 years … and now we’re a significant player in the signage industry.
Phone: 0477 448 635


John Peacock

Chem Dry

Chem-Dry Far North Coast are specialty carpet and upholstery cleaners. Established in 1998, we have been servicing the Far North Coast for 17 years. Chem-Dry is Drier, Cleaner and Healthier, all of our products are green certified and non toxic. We clean carpets and upholstery as well as tile and grout, leather furniture, vinyl and lino floors and curtains. We are trained in specialist rug care and restorations and have a dedicated rug cleaning plant in Ballina. We are also accredited Water Damage Restoration technicians and Smoke Damage Restoration technicians. All of our staff are fully trained and experienced. As a local component of a World Wide organisation, we have the benefits of our own research and development department.
Chem-Dry Far North Coast (must have the hyphen)
Floor and Upholstery Cleaning

0408 232 066

Brett McDonald

Brett McDonald

Harcourts Northern Rivers - Property Sales

Business Name: Harcourts Northern Rivers
Business Category: Real Estate
Country born and bred, Brett comes to the Harcourts team with over eleven years’ experience as a Licenced Agent and Sales Manager of a regional real estate group. Over that time Brett established a reputation as an agent who goes the extra mile to get the best results for his clients, someone who gets involved and shares their journey. As a result he was honoured with numerous awards including No.1 Sales Agent for 7 years running and recently ranked in the top 13 sales agents within a large national brand. Brett lives and breathes real estate – “Real estate is more than a career to me, it’s my lifestyle choice”. From managing people’s investments to helping people move, his attitude is one of service and care. Brett’s primary goal – “Helping people make good decisions to achieve their real estate goals” through careful planning, professional communication and personal care. Brett’s ultimate reward – knowing those clients tell everyone they know how happy they are. Having the support of such a strong and professional team helps make it all possible.
Phone: 02 6686 1100


Ilse Van Oostenbrugge

Bodywise Health Studio

Business Category in the group: Physiotherapist – Personal trainer
Ilse van OostenbruggeBAppSc (Physiotherapy), CHEK NLC 3, TPI Certified Golf Fitness Instructor, Pilates Instructor

Ilse is a highly experienced Physiotherapist, Golf Fitness Instructor and personal trainer. She has over 15 years of experience, working in gym’s and health clinics, across Europe and Australasia. She is the founder of BODY WISE health studio, a Byron Bay based physiotherapy and health coaching service. She feels extremely lucky to have trained under Paul Chek (Best selling author of: “How to eat, move and be healthy) and loves merging modern medicine with ancient wisdom.
Her areas of expertise ranges from injury rehabilitation to high performance exercise and anything in between.
She consults from several locations: Byron Bay’s integrated health lodge, the privacy of her client’s home’s, local gym’s and via Skype. If she is not working, she can be found meditating, practicing chigong or reading. She (apparently) married the best kiwi alive and lives together with Adam (the kiwi), their beautiful daughter Inde and
their fluff ball dog, Lilly.

phone number: 041 586 2009
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Ingrid Gottschalk

Quit Cigarettes in 60 Minutes

“If you are a smoker considering leaving that habit behind you to improve your lifestyle, ‘Quit Cigarettes in 60 Minutes’ is the system for you! It combines hypnotherapy and NLP (neuro linguistic therapy) techniques, is safe, tailored to your needs, and offers a lifetime guarantee. I am available 24/7 for support and would love to help you change your habits.”
02-6680 3827
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Matt Blackham

Pacific Private Accounting

Pacific Private is a modern accounting practice based in the Northern Rivers. Our passion is to use the latest accounting technology to save you time and help you make more money.


Cole Clayton

Happy Kids Klinic

Cole runs Happy Kids Klinic a virtual and in person health coaching service for kids.With a background in corrective exercise, breathing training, health promotion and oral myology Cole helps kids deal with the very real issues of focus, sleep, energy, sports or academic performance and strategies for helping with anxiety. Happy Kids has programs for kids aged 3 to 18 and to suit all budgets. Happy Kids Klinic – Run Faster, Jump Higher, Be Happy
0412 294 216

Julie King

Julie King

Owner and Creative Boss at whitewood

whitewood – Interior Design‘whitewood’ is a term used for light coloured soft timbers used predominately in interiors. These light timbers invoke a connection with nature and a Scandinavian feel (one of our favourite styles). When timbers are sourced correctly they are one of the most sustainable products available for the built environment.whitewood is an Interior Design agency that creates sustainable, thoughtful environments. We love interiors that are gorgeous and functional but we also love an interior that sits lightly in the world around it. At whitewood our aim is to work with like minded people to achieve exceptional results in interior spaces.I’m Julie King, Owner and Creative Boss at whitewood.Where have I gained all my experience you ask? Well as a Senior Designer, I have spent the last decade working with businesses and individuals to actualise their vision of a physical space that captures the essence of their identity. I have worked with fashion retailers, restauranteurs, cafe owners, health professionals, architects, home owners and everything in between.
Creating a visually stunning environment also requires someone to take the project from concept to completion.
I have successfully taken over 200 projects through to completion and am very experienced in an array of procedures and regulatory requirements.
It is crucial to understand the values and passions of my clients and to align with their purpose to create a stand out space.I look forward to hearing about your vision.
Phone Number: 0400 441 981
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Emma Hawkins

Emma Hawkins

Head, Heart and Hand Holidays

“Life changing journeys that make a difference.”We offer holistic, volunteer holidays in Siem Reap Cambodia. Experience the joy of getting out of your head, into your heart and using your hands to be in service to humanity.

Nat Daley

Nat Daley

Financial Adviser - Hard Line Wealth

Nat Daley AFP® is a Financial Adviser at Hard Line Wealth. Nat prides himself on helping people get their heads around their financial future and put their plan into action.
Phone Number: 0407 662 780

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Paulette Bray-Narai

Communication Consultant (NVC) & Relationship Coach

Paulette is a partner, mother, gardener, swimmer and long-time resident of Byron shire. Paulette is also the creator of the beautiful and powerful Ah Ha Empathy cards and coaches communication skills for healthy relationships.
With over 20 years facilitation experience and as an Internationally Certified NVC Trainer, Paulette brings proven skill and depth of experience in supporting people to transform conflict and find more clarity, understanding and deeper connections in their relationships.
From a beautiful, private venue on the Coorabell ridge, overlooking Byron Bay, Paulette facilitates trainings and coaching sessions for locals, visitors, individuals and couples, as well as customising in house trainings for businesses and organisations.
Paulette is highly respected for her skill and competence, compassion and integrity.
If you want to communicate with clarity and honesty and resolve conflict in effective and healthy ways, contact Paulette.
Phone: 02 66847262

Prue Mitchell

Prue Mitchell

Pm3 art and design

Prue Mitchell is pm3 art and design. She eats and breathes all things design but happily her paid gig is graphic design. She was trained by the best in Melbourne (Swinburne Design School and Garry Emery) but later with partner Mick, relocated to Byron Bay and set up her own graphic design studio where she focuses on what she enjoys the most; visual branding. From logos to packaging, brochures to books, she diligently applies design disciplines to create a strong, appealing, cohesive look for your business or product.
Phone: 0437 265 558

Craig Johnston

Craig Johnston

CEO/ Founder Redgum Projects

Craig holds the Sustainability and Climate Change Advisory category at BNG. In this capacity, Craig works with corporations and individuals on strategy and project management relating to energy efficiency, climate change, renewable energy and sustainable investment, Australia wide.
Craig was previously a Director in the Sustainability and Climate Change team at Pricewaterhouse Coopers Australia, a Commercial Development Manager in the Global Energy Solutions team at Johnson Controls and an Associate Director at the Clean Energy Finance Corporation.
Prior to this Craig worked in the IT and Financial Services industries in Sydney and London.
Craig is currently a Director and Board member of Zero Emissions Byron, the Byron Shire’s zero emissions strategy working group.
Craig’s work in this space is centred on a synthesis of a wide range of external subject matter experts to enable informed and practical sustainability solutions for today.
Phone: 0414 566 746
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Natalie Leslie

Natalie Leslie

Harcourts Northern Rivers - Property Management

With over 24 years experience offering a high level of Property Management Services to her clients – Natalie remains enthusiastic and passionate about the Property Management industry. She is now the licensee of the
Harcourts Byron Bay office and co direct of the Harcourts Ballina office – passionate property managers to service the entirety of the Northern Rivers.

Phone: 0408 477 395

Marcus O’Mullane

Marcus O’Mullane

Astronaut Media

Marcus O’Mullane is the creator, director and driving force behind the Byron based digital startup, Astronaut Media.
With a lifelong passion for film, creative expression, exceptional lives and story telling, Astronaut Media is culmination Marcus’ passions and many years of travel, exploration, and work in media, marketing and promotion.
Specialising in online video and digital content, Astronaut Media, and sister company PopupFilmStudio, provide tailored services and products to meet the growing need for cost effective, professional video content production for small to medium sized business.
With a background in stand up comedy Marcus and the team can assist with scripting, dramatisation and direction of clients videos.
If you or someone you know require cost effective video Marcus and the Astronaut Media team can assist.
Phone: 0425 747 769

Dan McGill

Dan McGill

Byron Bazaar

Dan is one of the co-founders of the iconic weekly publication, Byron Bazaar. Dan has worked in the UK and New Zealand before making the switch to beautiful Byron Bay. He brings experience in marketing and sales gained during a career in hospitality for 9 years, followed by 6 years in publishing.

“I work with many local businesses to help them market and grow their business. I look forward to connecting you and your business to local businesses.”
0411 25 11 76

Conor Reilly

Conor Reilly

Fantastic Plumbing

Conor has been a plumber for close to 20 years and is dedicated to providing his customers with a professional and efficient service, from the initial consultation to the completion of the works.Fantastic Plumbing provide a reliable, efficient service for their customers 24-hours a day, 365-days-a-year. Conor and his team focus on same day service and specialise in maintenance plumbing for residential, commercial and industrial plumbing.“As the owner of Fantastic Plumbing, my goal is to make sure that all my clients are happy with the level of service provided. We offer quality service throughout the entire works process and always pay attention to the little things, because customer retention is critical to my business.”An ideal referral for Conor is a property, strata or facilities manager looking for a quality, reliable plumbing company.M: 0416 379 330