About Barbour Gumboots
Wellies.co.nz supply the famous green, pink, red and navy blue Barbour wellies to the most discerning gumboot wearers across New Zealand and Australia.
Barbour's coloured rubber gumboots have become a global fashion footwear success. The uniquely stylish wellies are seen at music festivals on the feet of the world’s most glamorous women. They are the most comfortable ladies gumboots money can buy and a favourite for riding, gardening and winter socialising around world.
The Barbour outdoor clothing company was founded in 1894 by John Barbour, from Galloway, Scotland. Today the company makes a wide range of fashionable wet weather and winter clothing and coloured gumboots. Barbour and holds a royal warrant to supply waterproof and protective clothing and footwear to HM Queen Elizabeth II, HRH The Duke of Edinburgh, and HRH The Prince of Wales.
In addition to its designer gumboots, the company still produces its world famous waxed Barbour jackets. In recent years the company has modernized its range towards a younger image. Lord James Percy, younger brother of the Duke of Northumberland, has been involved in the design and marketing of the company's shooting clothing.
Most customers keep their Barbour clothing for many years, sometimes even decades. We are sure you will love your Barbour gumboots for years to come.
Olivia at home in Wellington testing out her Barbour boots at rounding up the sheep.