Find out more about our op shops.

Op shoppers hint - the best electronics around town It’s the original and, in the minds of many customers, still the best of our op shops. Our proud flagship store is located in the grand 100 year-old Sacred Heart Mission Church Hall on Grey Street in the heart of St Kilda. It’s a treasure hunter's delight, chock full of treasures, from designer and vintage clothing, books, jewellery and music, to furniture, heaps of fabulous bric-a-brac and everything in between. The big red op shop flag waves you down as well as the gaggle of men sitting on the furniture out the front of the store. Customers of all walks of life shop here, and that's what makes this op shop so genuine.  Industrial shelves filled with bags, shoes, electronics, kitchenware and more, the store boasts a great collection of collectibles and antiques and cabinets full of curiosities.  A favorite meeting place for locals, the individual op shop is a quintessential St Kilda shopping experience.  Opening Hours: 7 Days a week 9.30am-4.30pm Location: 87a Grey Street, St Kilda Contact Phone: 03 8658 1697 Donate to our op shops

Op shoppers hint - great first edition books and designer clothing labels.  Our East St Kilda op shop is our little shop of treasures. Once a milk bar, the shop now consists of three rooms full of great finds, plus hand-selected men’s and women’s clothing, kids stuff and more. Room after room is stocked with good quality clothes and designer brands with walls filled with art, books and treasures. Recently renovated, the store has more room to move around and shop with a lighter and brighter feel to space.  One of our more quirky op shop spaces, each room gets better and better with every step.  Opening hours:  Seven days a week, 10am-5pm. Location:  415 Inkerman Street, (cnr Hotham St) East St Kilda Contact Phone: 03 9527 5778 Donate to our op shops

Op shoppers hint - move over Franco Cozzo, this store is the grand sale of grand sales Our newest op shop, the previous American Apparel building transformed into the relocated Chapel Street Windsor store in October 2019. After more than 15 years at 86 Chapel St Windsor, the store moved two blocks up the road to a brighter and wider space, perfect for finding that op shop gold. Following from the success of the Windsor location, the store boasts a huge showroom of designer men's and women's clothes, bric-a-brac, vintage and collectible finds as well as a large floor space packed with white goods and furniture. Walls covered in art and mirrors, this store has everything you could possibly want and need. With two beautifully designed window displays alternating fortnightly, the newest store on the block blends in perfectly with Chapel Street's eccentricity. The stores yearly 'Auction' event has become a celebrated occasion, a must go to affair for customers who adore their op shop bargains and rare finds. Opening Hours: Mon-Sat 10am-6pm. Sun 10.30am-5.30pm. Location:   262 Chapel Street, Prahran Contact Phone: 03 9529 2455. Donate to our op shops

Op shoppers hint - designer clothes, bags, shoes and jewellery!  Located just a few minutes from iconic Melbourne shopping precinct, Chapel Street, you’ll easily find our op shop at 110 Commercial Road because it is located a hop, skip and a jump away from where the Sandringham train line passes underneath. If you want designer clothes, this is the shop for you. Reasonably priced and neatly organised, this store has your brunch active outfit, afternoon drinks frock and dinner suit. With ample parking on the side of the store just for op shoppers, donation drop offs are a breeze and so is the walk back to the car with an armful of purchases! Staff here are known for their helpful styling advice and knowledge in designer brands and fashion. A great book section, home-wares isle and fortnightly window display that turns heads, this shop is just as magnificent as its giant marble counter. Opening Hours: 7 days a week 9.30am-5.30pm Location:  110 Commercial Road, Prahran 03 8658 1699 Donate to our op shops

Op shoppers hint - did somebody say $1 bin? Once a Chinese restaurant, our Hawthorn shop still speaks to the relics of its past with Asian artifacts, treasures and collectibles throughout the store You won’t want to go past our famous ‘dollar bin’ where you can pick up quality fashion for a bargain price. You’ll also find an eclectic mix of quality, brand name and vintage clothing, homewares, bric-a-brac and anything else you could possibly want. Our customers love the huge range of books and our treasure trove of the weird, wonderful and unexpected - rummage bins, sports equipment, knick knacks, mirrors, funky lights, tables and other furniture.   Perhaps the quirkiest op shop out of the bunch, each room gets better and better! Opening Hours: 7 days a week, 10am-5:30pm. Location:  86 Riversdale Road (cnr Glenferrie Rd) Hawthorn Contact Phone: 03 9819 9593 Donate to our op shops

Op shoppers hint - great selection of shoes Over the past six years, our Bentleigh op shop has built a strong following among regular second-hand shoppers and families. The op shop, known for its collection of 'tiny things' and unique barbie doll displays is at its heart, a good old fashioned op shop with a lot of quirk. With a huge book section, kid's corner with an abundance of good quality kids' clothes and cabinets stocked to the brim with antiques and collectibles, this store has it all. Boasting an excellent linen area complete with a hand-made clothing line draped with kitschy tea towels and racks of designer and good quality clothes for men and women, the Bentleigh store brings old fashioned op shop values with current day stock. This is an op shop packed to the brim with the weird, the wild and the wonderful. Opening hours 7 days a week, 10am-5pm. Location 271 Centre Road (cnr Wheatley Rd), Bentleigh Contact Phone: 03 9557 0895. Donate to our op shops

Almost three years since joining Sacred Heart Mission's family of op shops, our Fitzroy op shop is located at the Alexandra Parade end of Melbourne’s popular Brunswick Street.  

Op Shoppers hint - find the designer rack, it's brilliant! Our Fitzroy North op shop is located at the Brunswick Road/ Holden Street end of Melbourne’s iconic Nicholson Street.  A hidden gem, the store is known for its ever changing eclectic window displays (pop your head around to Holden Street) and it's unique range of indoor plants, pottery, crockery and designer clothes. A hot spot for ceramics, quality shoes, antiques, bags and accessories, the store has a great community spirit.  Venture in for a browse on a Saturday morning, we promise you'll always hear Nina Simone playing while you shop.  Opening Hours: Sun-Fri 10.30am-5.30pm.  Sat 10am-5.30pm. Location:  806 Nicholson St, Fitzroy North Contact Phone: 03 9489 3713 Donate to our op shops

Op shoppers hint - great designer clothes, great op shop experience. Since opening in late 2016, our Cheltenham op shop has quickly gained a strong following in the local community as a bay side beauty. With our new coordinator Alison at the helm, the store has transformed into Cheltenham's favorite local op shop.  Beautiful displays of women’s hats, shoes, accessories and more, the store is endless with racks of women’s and men’s clothes from high-end to mid-range designer brands. With fabulous window displays full of antiques and bric-a-brac, the store also boasts a large book section, linen and haberdashery nook. With glass cabinets full of antiques and jewellery, it’s easy to spend hours in this op shop! A flurry of volunteers are always busy in the back room putting out stock to a soundtrack of classic tunes, it’s clear this is a modern store with good old fashioned op shop values. With the newly renovated Cheltenham station a step away from the store and a bustling shopping strip to explore, our Cheltenham op shop welcomes donations seven days a week from 10:00am to 5:00pm. Opening Hours: 7 days a week 10am-5pm. Location 261 Charman Road, Cheltenham Contact Phone: 03 9583 1151. Donate to our op shops

Op shoppers hint - a book section better than Dymocks. The Preston op shop which opened its doors in September 2019, is the Mission's 12th op shop in Melbourne and already is a welcome addition to its local surrounds. A large open space with a light and airy feel, customers are encouraged to wander around the racks and shelves perusing the marvelous stock. The store is chock full of fabulous items of all descriptions - dresses, shoes, hats, ties, suits, scarves, jackets, trousers and glamorous evening wear for men and women.  As well as a kids section full of clothing, toys and games, you'll find furniture plus a great selection of home-wares, glassware, artwork, books, music and dvds. Preston has on-site parking spaces providing easy access for dropping off donations during business hours, seven days a week.  Opening Hours: 7 days a week, 10.30am-6.00pm Location: 311 High Street, Preston Contact Phone: 0472 720 080 Donate to our op shops

Op shoppers hint - the best op shop in Melbourne for designer clothes. A Lamborghini showroom in its former life, the glamour continues in its new life. With its high ceilings, light and bright feel, quality stock, and simple, elegant use of space - the shop is effortlessly welcoming.   Racks and racks of high-quality designer clothing, the store is renown for its excellent donations of vintage, high-end labels and excellent bric-a-brac and accessories.  There’s quality clothing for all budgets, plus a wonderful range of accessories that make for the quintessential op shop experience – shoes, bags, scarves, jewellery, sunglasses and much more. Shoppers can also expect to find modern and trendy bric-a-brac, vintage wares aplenty, paintings and frames and a great selection of books.   Our South Melbourne op shop welcomes donations during business hours and you can be sure that your pre-loved gems will be bought and sold with much love. Our stock is sourced from local area residents who ensure a steady stream of new and exciting treasures to be found every day. If you're looking for a high-end op shopping experience, South Melbourne is the store for you! Opening Hours: 7 days a week, 10am-5pm. Location:  365 Clarendon Street South Melbourne Contact Phone: 03 9690 3392 Donate to our op shops

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