Meet the local retailers at Northland

Our local businesses are the heart and soul of our centre. They’re the people behind your delicious daily coffee, fresh cuts of premium meat, immaculately steamed work shirts, and carefully curated looks. We’re here to share the stories behind some of the hard-working retailers at Northland.

Get to know our local retailers as they share their stories so that next time you drop in to support their business, they’ll know you’re here for them too.

We’re Here For Northland.

Meet Harvey

Harvey Hara pours his heart and soul into making the best latte art and freshest food for Northland’s hungry shoppers.

“I love meeting new customers every single day and serving high-quality coffee and fresh food. One of the most satisfying parts of my role is seeing customers’ reaction to our vibrant and colourful display.”


Meet Sandy and Chafic

When Sandy and Chafic at Degani brewed up the idea of a new café they knew Northland would be just their cup of tea. 

“I felt I would be able to build a good relationship with the people in the area.  The people here are so down-to-earth.”


Meet Sam

Just like when you prepare your favourite dish, the right ingredients make all the difference. 

Amazing local support and the freshest produce are the perfect recipe for Sam at Just Ripe Northland who says,

“I love the fact that my job allows me to connect with so many people daily.”


Meet Kristen

Sweet dreams are made of tea at Gotcha in Northland where Kirsten loves serving up bubbly concoctions to friendly shoppers.

“The local community is very friendly and polite. Customers come in and share funny stories that brighten my day and make me happy.”


Wanting more? We’ve got so many wonderful retailer stories to share!

Over the next few weeks, you’ll get to meet some more friendly faces behind Northgate’s retailers. Stay up to date and sign up to our database for more.