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Celebrity chef Shannon Bennett and his children host garage sale

Celebrity chef Shannon Bennett sports a scruffy beard as he sells designer suits and shoes at a garage sale outside his multi-million dollar Byron Bay home after relocating to the tourist town two years ago

Celebrity chef Shannon Bennett had a garage sale outside his multi-million dollar Byron Bay beachfront home over the weekend. 

The MasterChef star and restaurateur, 45, and his son were spotted putting several of the family’s belongings on the nature strip – including several designer suits and shoes. 

Shannon dressed casually in black track pants and a matching coloured T-shirt as he assisted shoppers.

Fire sale! Celebrity chef Shannon Bennett had a garage sale outside his multi-million dollar Byron Bay beachfront home over the weekend 

For sale: The MasterChef star and restaurateur, 45, and his son were spotted putting several of the family's belongings on the nature strip - including several designer suits and shoes

For sale: The MasterChef star and restaurateur, 45, and his son were spotted putting several of the family’s belongings on the nature strip – including several designer suits and shoes 

Outside the front of his home, Shannon had a large sign which read ‘honesty box charity’, suggesting all proceeds were being donated.

One of the chef’s sons was also spotted holding up a sign that read ‘garage sale’.

Shannon shares six children, Phoenix, Hendrix, Xascha, Xanthe, Xahlia and Margaux, with his ex-girlfriend Madeleine West.

The former couple, who never married, announced their split in 2018 after 13 years of dating.

Comfort: Shannon dressed casually in black track pants and a matching coloured T-shirt as he assisted shoppers

Comfort: Shannon dressed casually in black track pants and a matching coloured T-shirt as he assisted shoppers

Donation: Outside the front of his home, Shannon had a large sign which read 'honesty box charity', suggesting all proceeds were being donated

Donation: Outside the front of his home, Shannon had a large sign which read ‘honesty box charity’, suggesting all proceeds were being donated

Despite their break-up, the pair relocated with their kids to Byron Bay in 2019 after selling their marital home in Toorak, Melbourne, for $16million.

Following their split, Madeleine said she was unlikely to ever get back together with Shannon, whom she had dated between 2005 and 2018.

She told The Kyle and Jackie O Show their needs no longer aligned after more than a decade together.

Helping hand: One of the chef's sons was also spotted holding up a sign that read 'garage sale'

Helping hand: One of the chef’s sons was also spotted holding up a sign that read ‘garage sale’

Family: Shannon shares six children, Phoenix, Hendrix, Xascha, Xanthe, Xahlia and Margaux, with his ex-girlfriend Madeleine West

Family: Shannon shares six children, Phoenix, Hendrix, Xascha, Xanthe, Xahlia and Margaux, with his ex-girlfriend Madeleine West

‘I’m a big believer that everything in life has a season. We change. We evolve,’ she said.

‘At some point we go, “Well, I have certain needs I want to have met and you’ve got certain needs and if the two don’t combine and cross in the middle, why fight it and be miserable?”

‘I don’t think that’s fair to the children either to see two parents that are constantly across purposes.’

History: The former couple, who never married, announced their split in 2018 after 13 years of dating

History: The former couple, who never married, announced their split in 2018 after 13 years of dating

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