Re-Opening Shops Information

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Retail re-opening

Yeah, we re-open our NSW retail shops, from Tuesday with reduced days/hours:
  • Newtown: Tuesday 12 – Friday 15 11 am to 5 pm; Saturday 16 10 am to 4 pm.
  • Crows Nest: Tuesday 12 – Friday 15 10:30 am to 4:30 pm; Saturday 16 10 am to 4 pm.

Remember at this time ONLY double vaccinated or medically exempted with proof, can QR code in. This is on top of the other NSW Government Health Orders like wearing masks.

The following week we may add hours if business bounces back and staff have coped with being back at work. And we are short staffed due to the double vaccination rule till December. We are hiring at Crows Nest 🙂

For those who are eligible to come in:
You will need to SCAN and then KNOCK to get access. This is to stop unvaccinated people, unattended children, or too many people trying to access exceeding capacity limits.

If you cannot or do not want to come in

For those who cannot come into the shop, you can continue to buy:
  • on-line placing an order for pick up, or,
  • phone the local shop and buy over the phone when we send you photos, and pick up. Crows Nest 8068 2668. Newtown 8068 8576.
  • come to the door and wait till we are not busy with others, then tell us what you want, we will show you via window.

This will depend on how busy the shop becomes so we have no idea how practical this will be. Don’t come until we confirm order is ready to collect 🙂

  • Newtown: As online orders are handled from Crows Nest, place the order by Thursday lunch to collect Friday or Saturday (or the next week).
  • Crows Nest: Place order buy lunch time and hopefully you can collect that afternoon.


The number of orders we receive have dropped down now that shops are re-opening. So we are back to posting out on Tuesday and Fridays. We will continue to offer Australia Post Express sending at reduced cost or free shipping while Covid-19 continues to affect so many. If you bank transfer it may/may not make it thru in time to pick it up that day. If cannot reach minimum spend nor find what you want, phone shop when we are there. Tell us what you want, we send photos, you pay and collect.

And …

So please have patience and understanding for staff and other customers coming into the shop. And fingers crossed we all get through this without more pressure than we have all been already experiencing.

Stay well. Stay safe 🙂

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