Businesses In Sawtell

Restaurants & Entertainment

Breadcrumz Bakery

Breadcrumz Bakery produces and sells only the best quality cakes, pies, breads & pastries. Birthday cakes, gluten free breads & quiches made to order. Try our range of family meat or fruit pies, guaranteed to please.
Fresh rolls and sandwiches also made to order from our salad bar. Catering for small functions available.
30 years experience in the baking industry. Locally owned and staffed.
Come and try us soon.

Address 2/57 First Avenue, Sawtell NSW 2452

Phone 02 6653 2388

Cafe TreeO

Serves breakfast, lunch, dinner, drinks and coffee

Good for groups or parties
Good for children
Outdoor seating
Takes bookings
Walk-ins welcome


Kimono Japanese Restaurant & Bar
Formerly known as Sarong – they’ve swapped their sarong for a kimono!

What a way to spend a nice afternoon, with a beer or wine, delicious snacks and some great live music. Or stay for dinner with a group of friends, the Kimono atmosphere will make a great night out.

Address Shop 1/ 24 First Ave, Sawtell

Phone 02 6658 5857

Lime Mexican Burrito Bar & Taqueria

The Lime Team are bringing some of their Mexican favourites not found on our menu ever before to Sawtell.

Address 3/57 First Avenue, Sawtell NSW 2452

Phone 0432 355 473


Majestic Cinemas Sawtell

Looking for something to do – why not see a movie!

Address First Avenue, Sawtell NSW 2452
Phone 02 5621 8101

Mothers Milk

Bar / deli serving boutique beer on tap, organic wine selection, light meals

Address 63 First Avenue, Sawtell NSW 2452

Phone 0481 167 555

Sawtell Hotel, Pub & Fishtales

The Sawtell Hotel is a friendly, family hotel, offering big screen tv, full tab facilitites, extensive children’s playground and live entertainment weekly in the renowned Zoo Bar.
Situated in the hotel is the unique dining experience of the award winning Fishtales Restaurant that is famous for its fresh seafood daily. With a drive-thru and a fine wine and boutique beer bottle shop all tastes are catered for, making your visit to the Sawtell Hotel a memorable experience.

Address 51-55 First Avenue, Sawtell NSW
Fax 02 6658 1049
Phone 02 6653 1213

Sawtell Surf Club Cafe

Reflect on the Surf & Sea…

while enjoying a coffee and meal…

that is unforgettable

Open every day – weather permitting

Address Sawtell Surf Club

Seasalt Fish and Chips

Using local suppliers and Australian Seafood.
Locally owned and run.
Home made tartaresmayo’s and sauces
Salads, Burgers and wraps.
Simply Delicious Fish and Chips

Address First Avenue Sawtell

Phone 02 6658 9199

Split Cafe

Split Café opens for breakfast and lunch 7 days a week, offers great Allpress Coffee as reviewed in the 2008 SMH Good Food Guide. All of our coffee makers are highly trained on the best machinery to ensure we make the best of the fresh Allpress beans in every cup. We also offer a great range of loose leaf and bagged teas by Tea Tonic, Bondi Chai and awesome hot chocolates. To accompany your beverage why not try one of our home made cakes or slices. Gluten free desserts are also available. Breakfast is available from 7.30 – 11.30 and lunch from 12.00 –3.00. Coffee, freshly squeezed juices, smoothies and sweets are available until 5pm.

Address 32 First Ave Sawtell NSW

Phone (02) 6658 3026


Taste is a delicious addition to First Avenue, offering modern Australian cuisine. Owner/chef Bevan Collin is already earning Taste a reputation for exceptional food at reasonable prices. The BYO restaurant has light, fresh decor and offers guests the option of dining al fresco on the trendy Sawtell strip, or in air conditioned comfort. The service is friendly and efficient with co-owner/maitre d’ Natalie Collin ensuring you have an enjoyable dining experience. Bookings recommended.

Address 1/11 First Ave Sawtell NSW 2452
Phone (02) 6658 3583

Thai Tales Sawtell

Thinking great surf, magnificent views, fantastic beach, beautiful fig trees, delicious fresh food with a perfect lifestyle.
Think Sawtell
Thai Tales Sawtell
Located at the north end of first avenue, Thai Tales offers Fit Food For Life, good ambience, and great value When your satisfactions and expectations are met you’ve been to Thai Tales Restaurant Sawtell.

Address 2/70 first ave sawtell

Phone 02 66585944

The Spare Room

Bar – Restaurant – Live Venue

Opening Hours –
Monday: 13:00 – 00:00
Wed-Sat: 13:00 – 00:00
Sunday: 13:00 – 22:00

Address 23 First Avenue, Sawtell NSW 2452

Phone 02 6696 3327

The Village Takeaway
Burgers, shakes, fish n chips, soft serve ice cream, fried chicken, salads, sandwiches, cold drinks & more


Phone  0499 908 212

Wholly Cow Cafe

We are open every day, serving great coffee, fresh burgers and all day breakfast.

We offer a choice of two blends of coffee, both are fair trade and organic, roasted in Bellingen.

All the burgers are made to order, using delicious homemade tomato relish and mayo, local veggies and meat. The burger buns are organic sourdough from the talented team at k’pane Artisan Bakery. We also have a daily selection of pastries and sweet treats from k’pane.

Come in and try our coffee and burgers – we have many delicious choices from good old fashioned burgers with the lot (and of course beetroot) as well as vegetarian options.

If you’re in a hurry, you can order your coffee from the street through our ‘coffee window’ or come into the Wholly Cow to dine in.

Address 2/39 First Avenue, Sawtell NSW 2452
Phone 02 6658 2682

Wholly Organic

We’re an online eco-boutique and we love to support local businesses with ethical and sustainable practices.

  • Locally made natural, plant based organic skincare, cosmetics and soaps
  • Natural fibre clothing and underwear for ladies made from soy, bamboo, cotton & merino wool
  • Great for layering to create your perfect look
  • Men’s range of shirts, shorts and underwear
  • Babies and kids range of organic cotton clothing
  • Etiko ‘Thongs for Good’
  • Labels include Sinerji, Bamboo Body, Boody, Vege Threads, Thunderpants, Naughty Shorts
  • Feel good about your purchase
Wholly Organic – look good naturally!

 0434 016 814
Zest Cafe

Zest Café is located in the heart of Sawtell’s main street, serving locally roasted Botero coffee, made to your order. Our seasonal menu offers a variety of enticing options, including delicious homemade cakes, preservative and additive free Morpeth sourdough and all organic Phoenix drinks. Enlighten your senses at Zest Café.

Address 12 First Ave, Sawtell

Phone (02) 66 586 089


First Avenue Boutique
Fashion, jewellery & interesting finds located in the quaint village of Sawtell.

Open 7 days

Monday to Friday 9-4
Saturday to Sunday 9-3

Address Shop 4/4 First Avenue Sawtell NSW
Phone 02 5606 1065


Le Dain Designs
Exclusive designer jewellery, millinery, fashion and exclusive make up artistry from La Fleur D’ Alyse.
All pieces of Le Dain Jewellery are original with their own unique style. They are designed to complement casual, business or evening wear.

Le Dain Designs collections mainly consist of Austrian Crystals, semi-precious stones, freshwater pearls, vintage and antique pieces with gold plate or sterling silver. Designer Carole Beros has created a range of unique pieces to suit every lady – from the younger woman with a touch of class, to the more mature and sophisticated lady.

Address 36 First Avenue, Sawtell NSW 2452
Phone 0417 471 019

Miss Minnie's Boutique

Miss Minnie’s Boutique (the one with the pussycat in its’ logo) is located at 34 First Avenue Sawtell and is owned by local lady Maria (Minnie) Metcalfe.

It is a beautifully presented boutique with fabulous music always playing (there’s nothing like a bit of ‘60’s). Whilst at the back of the store, there is always a good old classic movie being played on the large TV (Miss Minnie loves her Audrey, Marilyn and a bit of Humphrey to boot).

Miss Minnie’s stocks a great array of labels, some being, Boo Radley, Bella Lido, Alessi and Olive Et Julie.  There is a wide range of beautiful cotton and silk clothing, great hats, classy costume jewellery, scarves and gorgeous handbags.

You can also always find a great pair of shoes to match any outfit you desire, from labels such as Django & Juliette, I Love Billy & Miz Mooz to name a few. To end this little spiel, Miss Minnie’s has one piece of advice, be good to your mother, oh and always remove one accessory before you leave the house!

Address 34 First Avenue, Sawtell NSW 2452
Phone 02 6658 8256

Seven Seas

Seven Seas has been trading in Sawtell since 2004.
Simon and Gay stock clothing, jewellery and gifts sourced from many parts of Australia.
We also proudly stock Fair Trade products from all over the world.

Address 4/2 First Avenue, Sawtell NSW 2452
Phone 02 6658 1766

Health & Wellness

Blooms the Chemist - Sawtell

Our local Sawtell pharmacy team will help you look after your inner health as well as your outer health with their wide range of suncare products that will keep that skin healthy all summer long.

Pharmacist – Robert Van Wyk
Monday to Friday 8:30am – 5:30pm
Saturday & Sunday 9:00am – 1:00pm

 02 6653 1227

Coastal Pilates & Fitness

Coastal Pilates & Fitness offers a variety of services to cater for a person’s total health and well being. So if you want to feel better, eliminate health problems, live longer, feel stronger, and have more energy, you have come to the right place.
Services Include :
– Pilates, both Studio/equipment based and Matwork classes
– Personal Training, both individuals and groups
– Circuit classes
– Beyond 50 Strength classes
– Nutrition consultants
Coastal Pilates & Fitness operates from it’s unique, tranquil and private studio in the beautiful Boambee valley. This studio was built in 2009 to cater for both Pilates and personal training services. The studio is located 10 minutes from the heart of Sawtell.

Address 142 South Boambee Road, Boambee NSW 2452
Phone 02 6658 5749

Coffs Coast Health Club

“Empowering the Coffs Coast to be the happiest & healthiest community in Australia!”
Why are we the regions most awarded health club? Well centrally located on Hogbin Drive Toormina, we are only a 5 minute drive from Coffs Harbour, Sawtell, Boambee & Bonville. Providing you with the latest fitness & strength equipment, as well as a huge range of cutting edge group exercise classes. Offering casual visits to our regions visitors & affordably priced memberships starting as low as $12 p/week, personal training, weight loss programs, rehabilitation, child-minding and the Coffs Coast’s best value privileges card free to all members. You will feel safe in the knowledge that we are locally owned, not part of a franchise, foster a judgement free atmosphere & don’t employ slick scary sales people. The culture you will experience is that of a friendly, supportive & truly community based organisation. Open 24 hours a day 7 days a week, we can’t wait to meet you & see how we can help you achieve your goals. Simply call us on 6658 6222 or drop in to take that first step towards fitness & fun. See you soon…

Address 600B Hogbin Drive, Toormina NSW 2452
Phone 02 6658 6222

Equilibrium Skin Wellness

Equilibrium Skin Wellness is a professional home salon, catering for those who seek a personalisedand peaceful atmosphere. Guests can relax, unwind and take their skin and health on a journey…Situated on the Sawtell Penninsula, accross from the beach and rainforest, even the surroundings are peaceful.

Melissa offers a full range of services including, Waxing, Eyelash/brow Tinting, Pedicures, Facials, Massage, Chakra Balancing, and Tanning. I am a beauty therapist with over 20 years experience and guests can be assured, that I will be the one treating. I believe skin is a reflection of your inner health, so in all facials, I use Australia’s own Heritage Healers products. This skincare provides certified organic ingredients with high peformance actives and are personalised with Native Wildflower Essences and aromatic Essential Oils…to restore your skin health and release stress. I also specialise in a variety of Intensive Anti aging facial treatments…a natural alternative to Botox

Tanning products have come a long way. I use TechnoTan, an Australian product widely considered the most natural looking tan available. Feel better getting into swimmers or baring your legs with a
I hope to see you soon at Equilibrium Skin Wellness
Please call Melissa for an appointment.

Address 23 Park St, Sawtell NSW
Phone 0435 329 407

Hoys Physiotherapy

Hoys Physiotherapy is a locally owned and run company with two practices, one in Sawtell, and one in the Jetty Village Shopping Centre, Coffs Harbour.

The Sawtell premises are located at 30 Elizabeth St (formerly Dr Knight’s practice), one block back from First Avenue. The premises are modern, spacious and fully-equipped, with a designated car park and disabled access at the rear, as well as street parking at the front.

Hoys Physiotherapy offers a wide range of services for sports injuries, neck and back injuries, work-related injuries, orthopaedics, hydrotherapy, core stability classes, remedial massage and custom orthotics.
There’s no need for a doctor’s referral and they use the HICAPS system for convenient speedy claims.

Address 30 Elizabeth St Sawtell NSW
Phone 02 6658 6111

J Society
AVEDA Exclusive Salon

Opening Hours –
Tuesday/Wedneday: 9:00am – 6:00pm
Thrusday: 9:00am – 8:00pm
Friday: 9:00am – 5:00pm
Saturday: 9:00am – 4:00pm

Address 8 First Avenue, Sawtell NSW 2452

Phone 02 6658 5779

Lightstream Health Clinic

Sawtell’s leading natural health clinic.

Clinic – The professional practitioners at Lightstream Health Clinic have been serving Sawtell’s community for over 15 years, offering relaxed, friendly, value for money complimentary health services.
Herbal Medicine, Counselling, Nutrition, Massage, Acupuncture, Naturopathy, Bush & Bach flowers, Rebates available.

Sanctuary/Retreat – At their stunning property in the adjacent ranges of Coffs Harbour, on the Little Nymboida River, Judy & Andrew will be running monthly rejuvenation, detox, and stress management retreats over 3 days.

naturopathic assessment, massage, herbal treatment, tai’ chi, yoga exercises, meditation, diet advice, bush walking and swimming are all included in the cost ($420) including accommodation, and food/juices.

Contact Judy or Andrew at Lightstream Health Clinic for dates of the next retreat and more information.

Address 7/66 First Ave (opposite RSL), Sawtell
Phone 02 6658 6406 or 0427 181 726



Refresh your soul and re-awaken your spirit at Skinfit Medispa and Retreat.

IPL , LED, Hair, Microdermabrasion , Oxygen Therapy

Opening Hours –
Tues: 9:00am – 7:00pm
Wed: 9:00am – 5:00pm
Thur: 9:00am – 7:00pm
Fri: 9:00am – 5:00pm
Sat: 9:00am – 4:00pm

Address Shop 3, 45-49 First Avenue, Sawtell NSW 2452

Phone 0455 120 222

Clubs & Recreation

Rotary Club of Sawtell

Rotary Club of Sawtell meet every Monday night at the Sawtell RSL Club at 6pm for 6:30pm start.
Secretary: Alan Freedman

Address PO Box 32, Sawtell NSW 2452
Phone 0419 357 864

Sawtell Boardriders

Sawtell Boardriders is a public Boardriders Club, that is open to people of all standards , ages and genders and has been part of the Sawtell Surfing community for 20 years!
We hold monthly comps as well as club camps, social events and some specialty surfing events. We are just about to kick off the year for 2010 and as we keep truckin on, we are finding momentum with every year! so come down and have a surf and a laugh and meet some new crew!

Our monthly comps will be held on the 3rd sunday of every month except for febuary.This year we will be increasing the number of divisions available to compete in , so we can cater for a wider age bracket and make sure its fair for everyone!

From the Super Gommets 6-12 years to the over 50’s and everything in between.
As well as our regular monthly comps, we are also heavily involved in the running of “THE BARNEY MILLER CLASSIC” and also “THE TONY WALLER SINGLE FIN CLASSIC”, both great comps that raise money for people in need!

This year we will also be hosting the North Coast Regional Titles on the 1st and 2nd of May.
So keep an eye on this page for updates to all the events that we are involved in and keep surfing!

Address Sawtell, NSW, 2452

Phone 0400 660 698

Sawtell Golf Club

Sawtell Golf Club, known as the “Friendly Club” was first established in 1946 and has developed over subsequent years into the modern clubhouse and course of today.

The club can be located off Bayldon Road at the southern end of the main street (First Avenue). The club boasts a superbly maintained 18 holes golf course which caters to the needs of all players from social players through to the golfing purists.
The modern air conditioned clubhouse is the perfect place for a relaxing drink, fine food and friendly flutter after golf.

Address Bayldon Road Sawtell, 2452
Phone (02) 6653 1006

Sawtell RSL Club

Sawtell RSL Club is a bright and colourful meeting place for Members and their guests.

We are renowned in the area as the Entertainment Centre of the coast, with activities ranging from International Touring Acts down to our weekly raffles and Bingo.
Facilities include a vast variety of Dining alternatives, Indoor and Outdoor lounge areas and a Family friendly atmosphere.

Address First Ave, Sawtell, NSW
Phone 02 6653 1577

Sawtell Swimming Club
Sawtell Tennis Club

Sawtell Tennis Club has a total of 12 championship standard tennis courts; eight clay courts (much envied by other clubs) and four artificial grass courts. Seven of the courts have lighting for evening play.

Sawtell Tennis Club is situated in the beautiful Sawtell Reserve, surrounded by many sporting facilities like Sawtell Golf Club, Sawtell Lawn Bowls Club, Sawtell Crocquet Club & Sawtell Public Swimming pool.

The Tennis Courts are within walking distance of Sawtell’s unique First Avenue main street, offering a variety of shopping, eating, banking and entertainment experiences.

Pro Shop.
The Sawtell Tennis Club has a Pro Shop within the Clubhouse offering New tennis equipment for sale.
Professional Tennis Coaching is available (individual, group, junior or senior players).
Tennis balls and racquets can be hired.
Friday Night Junior Tennis Competition (during each school term)
School Holiday Clinics
Eli Baylis Professional Tennis Coach. Phone 0407 296 685.
Court Hire. Club phone 02 6653 2188
1 hour day hire $10
2 hour day hire $15
4 hour day hire $20
Night hire $15/hour, $20 for 2 hours or $25 for as long as needed

Competition Tennis:
Junior, senior, mixed and ladies competitions are played throughout the year. Social morning tennis is played Tuesday to Friday from 8am. Contact the Club or Eli Baylis if you are interested in playing competition tennis.

Major Events:
Sawtell RSL Seaside Open Tennis Championships played Bank Holiday weekend in August.
Sawtell Optus Junior Tour Event played in May each year.

Address Lyons Rd, Sawtell NSW 2452
Phone 02 6653 2188

Novelty Shops

Bargains On First
Bargains on First is bursting at the seams with great everyday bargains.
– Toys for the kids
– Tools for the handyman
– Pet supplies
– Gardening tools, pots and accessories
– Kitchen utensils and haberdashery
– Fishing gear and camping supplies
– Unique home decor ideas
– Art and stationery supplies

Address 19 First Avenue, Sawtell NSW 2452

Phone 02 6653 1600

Specialty Shops

Bella Cosa
Antiques are our specialty and passion, including fine and decorative arts and collectibles. We pride ourselves on stocking good quality pieces in beautiful condition sourced from Australia and overseas, and very importantly – at affordable prices. Bella Cosa accepts eftpos and credit cards, offers flexible lay-by terms, welcomes gift vouchers and can arrange local and interstate delivery.

 Shop 43b First Avenue, Sawtell NSW 2452

Phone 02 6658 1780

Flowers On First

Sawtell’s well known Florist shop is able to organise flowers for delivery in the Coffs Harbour and surrounding areas.

Interflora service is also available for interstate and international deliveries.

You will find lush seasonal flowers and plants, along with gift hampers and an extensive array of giftware available at Flowers on First.

Address 2/24 first avenue, Sawtell NSW
Phone 02 6658 9599

Sawtell Lucky 7

Welcome to Sawtell Lucky 7
We have been trading for almost 10 years and are now in a new shop, in the same building as always.
When visiting Sawtell, pop in for your groceries, small goods, or a cold drink and an icecream.
We have a huge variety of lollies, chocolates, and other sweets.
So come and enjoy our friendly staff and air conditioned comfort.

Address 1/57 First Ave, Sawtell

Phone 02 6653 3977

Sawtell Paradise Fruit

Proudly Supporting local & Australian Farmers.

Specialising in local and Home made products like:
• Frozen Choc Coated Bananas,
• Freshly made Fruit Salad,
• Pickles, Relishes, Jams & Marmalades,
• Cakes & Slices,
• Locally roasted Coffee Beans,
• Norco Milks and Products.
• Fresh Fruit & Vegetables

Exclusive seller in Sawtell of:
• North Coast Gourmet Yoghurts
• Gourmet Cheeses
• Frogseye Jelly’s

Trading 7 days a week: 9am to 5-30pm Weekdays, 9am to 2pm Weekends & Public Hols.
EFTPOS available. Come and meet the local friendly staff.

Address 2/57 First Ave Sawtell NSW 2452
Fax 02 6658 6658

Phone 02 6658 6658

Commercial Services

Robson and Oliver

Robson & Oliver, the friendly law firm, where you actually talk to the boss of the firm and where we actually listen to you. Offering services in a wide variety of areas including conveyancing and commercial matters, wills and estates, estate planning, family law and court appearances. Call and see Colin Robson and Kinloch Oliver for friendly down to earth advice.

Address 7 First Avenue, Sawtell NSW

Fax 02 6658 1074

Phone 02 6653 1755

Sawtell Post Office

Sawtell Post Office is the one stop shop that provides all your postal needs. We provide the following range of services;
*Complete Passport sevice, interview and photos
*Bill paying
*All prepaid phone credit
*Photo express printing
*Office supplies
*Post Boxes
We also have a great selection of merchandise including Sawtell t-shirts, postcards, cards, fridge magnets and gifts
Our hours are 9.00 till 5.00 Monday to Friday
9.00 till 12.00 Saturday

Address 45 First Avenue, Sawtell 2452

Phone (02) 6653 2752

McGrath Estate Agents Sawtell

Led by principal Martin Wells, McGrath Sawtell is a highly respected agency with a leading team of professionals specialising in sales, property management and holiday letting. Backed by superior customer service and unparalleled local knowledge, they consistently achieve solid results for their diverse clientele. With a satellite office in Coffs Harbour, clients can expect an exceptional level of expertise when seeking assistance to buy or sell in the area. Equally important, visitors can rely on the holiday management team to find the idyllic accommodation to make their stay a memorable experience. This loyal collective are at the forefront of real estate on the mid north coast.

Address 1/57 First Avenue, Sawtell NSW 2452

Fax 02 6658 1293
Phone 02 6658 1577


Sawtell Motor Inn

This poular Motel is situated within easy walking distance to all Sawtell has to offer.
Air conditioned rooms, swimming pool, and beautiful gardens are just the beginning.

Address 57 Boronia Ave, Sawtell
Phone 02 6658 9872

The Coaster's Motel

The Coaster’s Motel is ideally located near magnificent beaches and lagoons, a short stroll to Sawtell’s picturesque shopping village, cafes, restaurants, service clubs, tennis, golf, bowling and historic movie theatre.

Coasters has 21 self contained motel rooms and apartments set in a peaceful, friendly and relaxed atmosphere, with a large swimming pool, BBQ, billiard and table tennis tables.
Leave the car in our carpark and stroll to the Sawtell village alfresco café and boutique shops.

Address 77 First Avenue Sawtell NSW 2452
Fax (02) 66531541
Phone (02) 66531541

Sawtell Chamber of Commerce

PO Box 298 Sawtell NSW 2452