Textile dyes & so much more...

Welcome to the BATIK OETORO website!

ANNUAL SHUTDOWN - last day of trading for 2018 will be Friday 21st December.  We will re-open on Tuesday 29th January, after the Australia Day long weekend. 

PLEASE NOTE - we do not answer the phone during our break, BUT we still reply to emails and get the odd urgent order out in January - just not immediately.  Thank you !










for 2019..










Book your place now !  Details on workshop page




BATIK OETORO has been providing dyes, fabric paints, etc to everyone since 1972.  And now with Lynne Britten's wealth of technical knowlege and hands on experience we have the perfect combination... 


Our factory and showroom are currently located at 3/11 Nevin Close,  Gateshead, NSW (a suburb of Newcastle).  With plenty of free parking at the door.

The official opening hours are 9am to 4pm Tuesday, Wednesday, & Thursday.  All other times by appointment.  

We answer the phone from 9am until we leave each afternoon.  Email is on 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, and checked & replied to constantly in business hours and now & again in the evenings and on the weekend...



Should you find that any part of this site needs clarification -  phone, or email and we will do our best to provide you with the information you require.



Last updated: 21 Dec 2018