Sunshine Barossa Australia

Shopping and Markets

Leather to wear, use and love.

Sunshine Barossa Australia’s studio and workshop are open to the public in the gorgeous town of Stockwell in the Barossa Valley is a must to see if you like to smell, touch and see stunning leather goodies which are available for purchase.

Sunshine Barossa was born in 2016 when owner, Carol Dadds, discovered a trunk filled with beautiful hides and leather working tools at her mother’s. Carol’s relationship with leather and hides, however, began much earlier in her life and goes back three generations. It began with her maternal grandmother, who worked as a tailor and creating leather handbags. Carol grew up on a horse stud and she has vivid memories of her father teaching her how to braid and plait leather strips used to make bridles, halters, and the like for the horses.

Not long after stumbling across the leather filled trunk, Carol had a casual but fortuitous conversation with a lady. Confided in her mutual passion for leather and commented that ‘to sew leather every day’ would be a dream come true. A design and a hide were given to this gifted lady, and a beautiful bespoke leather bag was created and from this bag, Sunshine Barossa Australia was born. This amazing friend and leather seamstress is with Sunshine Barossa Australia still to this day.

Facilities

Shop / Gift Shop

Disabled Assistance

Disabled access available

Accreditation

COVID Safe

Nearby Things to Do

View All
Winemaker pouring a glass of red wine for a male customer.

Barossa Wine Tours

Angaston, Barossa

Barossa Weintal

Wonders of Wine, Wagon & Weintal package

Tanunda, Barossa

Wine and Chocolate pairing

Adelaide Sightseeing – Barossa

Tanunda, Barossa

Chateau Yaldara

Chateau Yaldara Tours

Lyndoch, Barossa

Taste wines from the vineyards in which they were made.

Two Hands Wines – Vineyard Experiences

Marananga, Light

View

endota spa Barossa Valley

Rowland Flat, Barossa