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

Sue Stephenson
November 20 2023 - 1:15pm
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.

Create a free account to read this article

or signup to continue reading

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

Get the latest Senior news in your inbox

Sign up for our newsletter to stay up to date.

We care about the protection of your data. Read our Privacy Policy.