Forbes is gaining a reputation as a boutique shopping capital and with a distinctive range of quality locally owned stores it is easy to see why. Be tempted by a unique mix of locally owned boutiques plus familiar brands, department store shopping and all the major services. In Forbes often our customers are our friends or they are friends of friends. You'll notice the Forbes difference!

Forbes' historic town centre is home to a unique mix of boutique stores plus familiar brands and a department store. You'll also find all the major services including health, finance, hardware and automotive just to name a few. Stock the pantry at one of our supermarkets and complement your basket with fresh local products from our butchers and bakeries. Then re-charge your batteries at one of the many eateries dotted around the town.