About us

We are a community-owned co-operative, with a proud history in the Hastings since 1916.  A forward thinking leader enhancing the lives of our members and community.

We employ more than 300 people across a number of business units including: supermarkets, liquor stores, fuel, car hire and a department store.

Our history

Now one of the longest serving independent co-ops in Australia, we were originally established by a group of local dairy farmers who saw the benefits of joining forces. 

Our stores

  • Department Store in Wauchope - an iconic shopping destination offering a wide range of hand-picked fashion, furniture, kitchenwares, homewares, toys, shoes, accessories, giftware and manchester. 

  • Four IGA supermarkets at Wauchope, Timbertown, Sovereign Hills and Port Macquarie. 

  • Liquor stores - four bottle shops at Wauchope Supa IGA + Liquor, Timbertown Supa IGA + Liquor, Sovereign Place IGA + Liquor and The Bottle-O, Wauchope.

  • Enterprise Rent A Car - operating from Port Macquarie Airport and Caltex Service Station in Bolwarra Road, Port Macquarie.  

Our Board

  • Chair - Gary Humphreys

  • Director Nick de Groot

  • Director Louise Clarke

  • Director Rodney Barnaby

  • Director Louise Eyres

  • Director Leesa Bauer

  • Director Robert Preston