Garage Sale Trail

Australia’s biggest community and sustainability event, Garage Sale Trail, is being held on Saturday 19 October and Sunday 20 October 2019.

This jam-packed weekend of garage sales is a great way to declutter and fundraise. Sellers in 2018 made an average of $309 at their garage sale and met 46 new connections in their community.

Households, schools, community groups and local businesses are invited to host a sale or shop the Trail, joining over 400,000 Australians in this nationwide movement that’s all about putting secondhand first.

For shoppers, Garage Sale Trail is a great opportunity to pick up a bargain and find something unique, all whilst doing your bit for the environment.

What is Garage Sale Trail?
Garage Sale Trail is Australia’s biggest weekend of garage sales. It’s happening on Saturday 19 and Sunday 20 October 2019.
You don’t need to have a garage, just set up in your front yard or join in with your neighbours.

Who is it for?
Garage Sale Trail is for everyone! Participants include:
• Households
• Community groups and charities
• Schools
• Cultural institutions
• Makers and Creators

Why get involved?
• Declutter and reduce waste to landfill
• Get to know your neighbours
• Earn some extra cash or fundraise

How does it work?
Residents interested in organising and hosting a sale on the weekend can register at Once your sale listing is set up, you’ll get access to free and handy resources, tips and guides to make your sale a success.