Cararra Gumtree Roadshow

Gumtree Roadshow – Valuing Your Stuff

We asked our Facebook fans to share images of their most treasured pieces, to be examined by expert valuers, the Aussie Pickers, as part of the Gumtree Roadshow. Lorraine Mules was one of six lucky fans to have their items assessed and valued. Lorraine’s husband first came into possession of an old solid oak ice-box…

Young Men Friends Looking at Second-Hand Clothes and Used Things

Garage Sale Trail

If you love a good garage sale, then this coming Saturday, October 25th, is going to be right up your alley. It’s the national Garage Sale Trail, where garage sales are held on the same day across the country. Originating in Sydney’s iconic beachside suburb of Bondi, local residents Darryl Nichols and Andrew Valder started…

Image of second-hand furnishings sourced for the Gumtree Garden in 2013

Buy nothing new month

  Did you know that October is Buy Nothing New Month; the “global movement for collective, conscientious consumption”? Well, here at Gumtree we (of course) love the idea! We see so many amazing second-hand goods being bought and sold every day, but don’t always stop to think about the real difference it could be making….

Couple Unpacking after Movin In

Keeping safe when finding accommodation

With more than 25,000 listings in the Flatshare & Houseshare category on Gumtree, it’s safe to say we offer one of the most popular tools for renters to find a new place or a new housemate. While the majority of accommodation listed on the site is legitimate, unfortunately some landlords offering unsafe or illegal living…