Andrew and Nicola Forrest take over Kempsey's iconic hatmaker Akubra

Sue Stephenson
Updated November 20 2023 - 12:11pm, first published 7:30am
Andrew and Nicola Forrest with their own well-worn Akubras. Pictures supplied by Tattarang

They are synonymous with the hard-working men and women of regional and outback Australia and have been worn by kings, princes and movie stars.

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Sue Stephenson

Sue Stephenson

Editor, North Coast NSW

Sue is an award-winning journalist and academic, and Editor of the Port Macquarie News and Macleay Argus

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