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Discover the stories of 10 inspiring Indigenous women at a Photo Exhibition in The Rocks Centre

[caption id="attachment_719" align="alignleft" width="650"] NAIDOC Week 2018. Image Cheryl Moggs[/caption] NAIDOC Week 2018 celebrates the invaluable contributions that Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander women have made – and continue to make – to our communities, our families, our rich history, and our ...

Savour the sweetest nectar

A passion for the beehive’s golden nectar blossoms into fruition at Honey & Co.  The Mireskandari women have a long history of bringing visitors to The Rocks all things fashionable, uniquely Australian, and irresistibly delicious. For 27 years, matriarch Shala operated Wombat at The Rocks, which specialised in ...

Gifts at The Rocks

Local gifts rock at Gifts At The Rocks

“People walk in here and they don’t want to leave. There are so many interesting things to see,” says Nazee Iravani, the owner of Gifts At The Rocks. A favourite stop for tourists and locals alike seeking unique gifts, her store has operated from The Rocks Centre for the past 20 years. In early July 2017, it reopened ...

At Pure Oz clothing, authenticity is a badge of honour

It seems an obvious thing to say, but Australian-themed apparel – the kind that features icons such as the national flag, the Sydney Opera House or koalas and kangaroos – should be made in Australia, right? In the case of Pure Oz, the grown-ups’ and children’s clothing store in Sydney’s The Rocks Centre, the ...

Fashion to the fore at UGG Australia At The Rocks

It has been quite the journey for the classic Australian sheepskin boot. Originally conceived as a warm and durable stay-at-home option, the Ugg rocketed to fame as a high street fashion statement on the feet of the likes of Kendall Jenner, Rihanna and Beyonce. It doesn’t matter which way you choose to wear your Uggs ...

Come for the candy, stay for the show at Sticky

Making confectionery is much more than a business for David King; it’s also an art form, a look into the past, and a source of entertainment. Each day at The Rocks Centre, it’s common to find crowds of tourists and locals flocking to his open-plan shop, Sticky, to witness a uniquely entertaining show that starts with ...

Coco Leather Bags

The finest in Australian-made leather goods at Coco

Lisa Song’s passion for Australian-made leather products borders on the fanatical. The proprietor of Coco Leather in The Rocks Centre has been selling Australian-grown and -made leather products to tourists and locals alike for most of the past 30 years. For Song, there’s no substitute anywhere in the world for good ...