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Retro Revival Top Secondhand Furniture Shops in Adelaide

Retro Revival: Top Secondhand Furniture Shops in Adelaide

Looking to deck out your home without breaking the bank? You’ve struck gold!

We’ll help you browse Adelaide’s treasure trove of timeless and stylish secondhand furniture. 

From Retro Room to Realm Vintage, our city has an abundance of shops flexing furnishings that can transform your space from “meh” to “wow” without the financial ouch. We have deets on their locations, deals, and more!

Realm Vintage

Address: 160A Magill Rd, Norwood, SA 5067

Contact Details: 0474 773 520

Operating Hours:

  • Mon to Tue – Closed
  • Wed to Fri – 10 am to 3 pm
  • Fri to Sun – 11 am to 3 pm


Realm Vintage lives up to its name, as it’s a true hub of vintage and midcentury furniture finds that are classy and top-quality. They specialize in sleek chairs, snug lounges, durable cabinets, and versatile desks.

Their best products include a T.H. Brown coffee table priced at $1,190. It’s a 1960s beauty jazzed with a slick clean-up and a freshly-oiled teak frame. There’s also a same-priced Fler Lounge, a 4-seater reupholstered in soft gray Warwick fabric.

But if you’re specifically looking for a certain furniture set or a rare decoration, you can message Realm Vintage via their website or social media account. They’ll find the item for you!

The Retro Room

Address: 37 East Terrace, Adelaide, SA 5000

Contact Details: 0420 239 158

Operating Hours:

  • Mon – Closed
  • Tue – 12 pm to 3 pm
  • Wed – 3 pm to 6 pm
  • Thu – Closed
  • Fri to Sat – 12 pm to 4 pm
  • Sun – Closed


The Retro Room has fully restored throwback treasures that shine like they did back in the day. Prices here start at over $1,000, but you have to slide into their Insta or Facebook DMs for the specific prices, as they’re not posted on the website.

As of December 2023, their featured products are a Noblett Extension dining table with eight Ligna chairs and an armchair by the Aussie legend Don Rex—freshly restored with a teak frame, gorgeous fabrics, and brand-new cushions.

Apart from Retro Room’s primo selection of mid-century furniture, they also offer restoration and Australia-wide delivery services. Additionally, they buy retro furnishings, so try to search your attic for an old item you can turn into quick cash.

Trashville Boutique and Vintage

Address: 115A Semaphore Rd, Semaphore, SA 5019

Contact Details: 0405 741 907

Operating Hours:

  • Mon to Wed – Closed
  • Thu to Fri – 9:30 am to 5 pm
  • Sat – 10:30 am to 5 pm
  • Sun – 11 am to 5 pm


Trashville Boutique and Vintage has a knack for digging up the coolest and quirkiest relics from days gone by, whether it’s a promo badge for E.T. or a lampshade with the face of a cat.

Their finest finds still available as of December 2023 are a ’70s Vintage Arnel’s Shroomy Canisters and a tiki-inspired platter, adding some island vibes to your shindig.  You might also love their colorful tableware and animal-shaped vases!

While their price tags aren’t available on the site, you can message them on Facebook or Instagram for the scoop. Just keep those bills ready because these artsy gems often range from the 500 to thousand-dollar mark.

Parkers Secondhand Goods Warehouse

Address: 47a Hampton Rd, Keswick, SA 5035

Contact Details: 0499 944 511

Operating Hours: 

  • Mon – Closed
  • Tue to Fri – 10 am to 6 pm
  • Sat – 9:30 am to 4 pm
  • Sun – 11 am to 5 pm


The motto of Parkers Secondhand Goods Warehouse is scoring primo secondhand goodies at prices that won’t drain your wallet! 

This spot is a spacious one-stop shop for everything—think furniture, white goods, bedding, outdoor gear, office stuff, and a whole lot more.

Their secondhand stunners include antique pieces like teapots and Japanese figurines, but the best-sellers are glossy table sets, pristine glass cabinets, and posh couches.

For updated prices, you better tune in to their Facebook page, where they also post new drops, deals, and promos!

My Modern Nest

Address: 20 Smith St, Thebarton, SA 5031

Contact Details: 0403 566 849

Operating Hours: 

  • Mon to Thu – Closed
  • Fri – 10 am to 3:30 pm
  • Sat – 10 am to 4 pm
  • Sun – 12 pm to 3 pm


My Modern Nest is a groovy secondhand furniture shop where ’60s and ’70s aesthetics reign supreme!

Some must-haves that are still available as of December 2023 are their custom-built 3-seater lounge from the ’60s, priced at $850, and a Fler D71 3-seater click-clack daynighter with original tartan cushions and a refurbished timber frame.

You might also want to snag their quirky ceramics like the Hilltop Loch Ness sold-out piece or an Australian canvas-backed scroll map of Europe dating back to 1961!

Oldfield’s Antique Market

Address: 1-9 Woolnough Rd, Semaphore, SA 5019

Contact Details: (08) 8242 0000

Operating Hours:


Antique aficionados will have a blast browsing at Oldfield’s Antique Market. Whether you’re on the hunt for Victorian cabinets, funky retro bookshelves, or stylish art deco tables, this shop’s 1,000-square-meter showroom has you covered.

Smaller pieces kick off at around a hundred bucks, while the real showstoppers, especially the oldest antiques and furniture, typically start around the thousand-dollar range. For specific prices, message Oldfield’s social media accounts.

Old Mother’s Cupboard

Address: 215 Torrens Rd, Croydon, SA 5008

Contact Details: +61 439 617 689

Operating Hours:

  • Mon to Wed – Closed
  • Thu to Sun – 11 am to 3 pm


Old Mother’s Cupboard is bringing retro furniture back in style! This spot sells the finest storage solutions, soft furnishings, decor pieces, and kitchenware that’ll douse your home with “cool and classic” energy in every corner.

They have fancy items, like a vintage ’70s Italian amber glass carafe jug paired with six matching glasses. You can also score vibrant lounge chairs with retro flower vases and a colorful collection of kitchenware that’ll add that pop of personality to your home.

And if you’re all about that boho-chic trend, check out their beautiful cane shelving units that are still rocking it in tip-top shape, offering style, functionality., and bragging rights

Hindmarsh Disposals

Address: 179 Port Rd, Hindmarsh, SA 5007

Contact Details: (08) 8340 2499

Operating Hours:

  • Mon to Fri – 9 am to 5:30 pm
  • Sat – 9:30 am to 5 pm
  • Sun – 11:30 am to 4 pm


Hindmarsh Disposals is our go-to spot for buying pre-loved and budget-friendly furniture, rugs, and homewares that’ll spice up your space!

This shop has a stash to satisfy all your decor cravings, whether you’re after a knockout chaise lounge, funky floral rugs, or that essential bedroom furniture set of bedside tables, wardrobe, and dressing table!

Prices here are negotiable, so you better research and practice your haggling skills before visiting.

Southern New & Used Furniture

Address: 29 Ellemsea Cct, Lonsdale, SA 5160

Contact Details: (08) 8186 0144

Operating Hours:

  • Mon – Closed
  • Tue to Sat – 10 am to 5:30 pm
  • Sun – 12:30 pm to 5:30 pm


Southern New & Used Furniture is a mecca for those who live for decorator delights and rare pieces that survived the test of time. Prices here won’t cost you a fortune, with a typical range of around $20 to $300.

During our visit, we spotted a mishmash of throwback furniture and decor, from bookshelves to retro ’70s lamps and wicker laundry hampers.

Their space is also packed with comfy couches, dreamy beds and mattresses, elegant dining tables, display cabinets, hallstands, and more items sure to tickle your fancy.

Adelaide Furniture & Electrical

Address: 150 Port Rd, Hindmarsh, SA 5007

Contact Details: (08) 8340 0114

Operating Hours:

  • Mon to Sat – 9 am to 5 pm
  • Sun – 11 am to 4 pm


If you’re looking for a hub of refurbished furniture, Adelaide Furniture & Electrical is a shop you can’t miss. As of December 2023, they have a beautiful Southgate dining suite starting at $125 and an antique oak Diamond Dresser for a price tag of $499.

Those in the market for a prime relaxation spot should also check out their sofas, especially the Antonia Suede Click Clack sofa priced at $579.

If you want the best deals and price tags, don’t forget to visit their website or special media accounts, especially during holidays.

Decor With Distinction

Address: 322 Magill Rd, Kensington Park, SA 5068

Contact Details: 0402 879 840

Operating Hours: 

  • Mon – Closed
  • Tue to Sat – 11 am to 5 pm
  • Sun – 11 am to 4 pm


Decor With Distinction stands out with its artsy throwback furniture. For example, their featured Balinese sideboard for $599 is a hand-carved solid teak beauty that remains sturdy despite its age.

Then there’s a Bouclé 3-seater sofa at $850 with a larchwood and plywood frame. This is a must-own piece of furniture that looks and feels bougie with its off-white bouclé fabric.

For those seeking to flair up their floors, prepare to lay some dough for their handwoven rug, priced at $299. This pre-loved rug flaunts an intricate color pattern in musk, beige, blue, and gold—ideal shades for buyers who want to feel regal.


Address: 16 Coglin St, Brompton, SA 5007

Contact Details: (08) 8448 1913

Operating Hours:

  • Mon to Fri – 9 am to 4:30 pm
  • Sat – 10 am to 4 pm
  • Sun – Closed


Egans is the ultimate destination for used office furniture with tip-top quality and chic aesthetics. 

This spot aims to add pizzazz to your workspace with pieces that stand out, like the CH456 Synthetic Leather Clerical Chair.  The item is a classic black beauty with unique synthetic leather material that looks lustrous and feels smooth.

But if you’re looking for a secondhand item that pops with life and color, go for the Ottoman in vibrant yellow fabric, which costs $88. This chair brings a fresh vibe, adding a dash of personality to even the most monotonous office.

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