Shop Local: Christmas Cards and Gift Wrapping by Brooke Tunbridge

Looking for the perfect Christmas cards, gift tags, wrapping paper or decorations? Here are a few local stores that have a range of options. Support local businesses this Christmas: 

Palm & Pine Premium Party Goods
67 Parry Street
Newcastle West, NSW 2302
There's an incredibly cute dog in this shop too, in case you needed more of a reason to visit. While you're there head over to The Edwards Shop and grab a copy of Newcastle Mirage while browsing through records. 

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A Willingness To Say Yes and Living To Write - Laura Kebby by Laura Kebby

Taking time to get to know more local people. Widening my network, trying new things. These are the things that I am really trying to do with this particular project. Something of which, for me, will always have a local focus. I have so many projects now in the works, things that I haven’t been able to be excited about for months. Getting bogged down in the mundane routine, no more.  

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