Buying Macs and Accessories in Australia

2008-05-05 /buying/
Welcome This page is provided as a service for our clients (and the general Australian Mac community) as a source for new and used Macs, accessories, and specifications.
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New Macs
& Accessories
List of Apple Mac resellers (new Macs).
BareFeet (AKA T&B) Macs listed at the cheapest prices in Australia that we know of.
BuyMac New Macs and accessories. “Everything for your Mac.” “The Palaeographics Online Store.”
New Wave Systems New and used Macs and accessories. Purchase via email. Based in Melbourne, ships Australia wide. “Trade-in specialists”
Apple Store The Australian Apple Store sells new Apple hardware and software at RRP.
NextByte Claims to be “Australia’s Number 1 Apple Macintosh Reseller”.
Streetwise “Australia’s Mac and iPod superstore”. Melbourne. Ships Australia wide. Shopping cart. Took over AppleCentre Broadway, Statusgraph and Tyche Digital.
Mac Centre “Everything Mac and more.” Based in Surry Hills, NSW. “The site for all your mac needs.” Shopping cart. AKA “Macs and More”
ZeroThree ZeroThree. “The #1 source for Apple Macintosh in Australia.” Brighton, Victoria. No shopping cart. Order via email.
PRA Imaging “Perth’s premium online photographic & AppleÊstore”. Has on-line shopping cart.
New Accessories Retailers of Mac compatible accessories (but not Apple Mac resellers).
BareFeet (AKA T&B) RAM, hard disks, networking, removable storage, USB and more. Largest range and cheapest new RAM prices that we know of. Pay via direct deposit or shopping cart.
Zytech “The online data storage & technology store”
Express PowerMac
“Apple Macintosh spare parts and accessories delivered Australia wide.”
Try & Byte Mac games and games accessories (joysticks etc).
Non-Mac Non Mac dealers that do sell some Mac-compatible accessories you might be after, such as screens, mice, storage.
Harris Technology Harris Technology sells printers, CD burners etc. Primarily for Windows PCs, so make sure that you ask for Mac compatible products.
KW on line KW Online Store provides IT products and computer services. “Unbeatable Prices-Great Variety-Reliable Services”. Mainly accessories for MS Windows systems.
Components Non Mac dealers that do sell some components you might be after.


Jaycar Electronics (stores throughout Australia). Eg: 3.6V half AA Lithium batteries, suitable as PRAM batteries for most desktop Macs. $12.25 for one, $9.75 inc GST each for 15 or more.

Wes Components

WES components, Ashfield Sydney sell half AA 3.6V lithium 1200mAh. Part code is TC45. $8.40 inc GST retail.


Used Macs and accessories from dealers.


(AKA T&B) On-line garage sale of old (and some not so old) Macs and accessories. Updated often.

Apple Bits

Nick provides a long list of used Apple Macs, used and some new accessories.

New Wave Systems

Extensive well laid out web site list of new and used Macs and accessories. Purchase via email. Based in Melbourne, ships Australia wide.
IT Tools Run by “IT Tools offers you the cheapest prices on used laptops [and other Macs] factory refurbished, … mainly come from leasing companies and in a very good working and cosmetic condition, and comes with one month warranty”.


Various Mac CPUs.

Macs as new

Near new quality Apple Macintosh Computers and peripherals. Ex-demonstration / refurbished systems sold with warranty. Sydney.
“Refurbished Apple Mac iBooks. These are used, ex-lease iBooks that are in excellent condition and come with a warranty.”
Macs 4 U Refurbished Macs. Based in Perth.
Mac Rent Ex rental and computers traded in by Apple resellers. Mainly recent model Macs.
Macs 4 U Refurbished Macs. Based in Perth.


Family run business located at Tarnagulla in central Victoria specializing in service, repairs and upgrades to all Macintosh computers. Mainly 680×0 and early PowerMacs.

Auctions &
Public Sales

Used Macs and accessories direct from and to the public.


The aus.computers.mac newsgroup. Note this is not a web site. You need a news reader such as Halime, NewsWatcher, Netscape Communicator, Outlook Express or Entourage.


New Australian forum for buying and selling Macs and accessories.


Australian pages for the world’s most popular on-line auction site.

Buy N Shoot

Public listing of used computer items, including Macs and accessories. An ad costs $10 per month.

Second Hand Mac

Australian branch of a well organised international (Netherlands based) site.

Macs on the Move

List all your details on the this page for free.

Trading Post

Macs (and other goods) from dealers and private sellers.


Possibly the largest free classifieds in Australia.
Mr Apple Got some pre-loved Mac equipment you’d like to sell? Advertise here!
“Australian computer classifieds. Australia wide Computer Classifieds. Buy/sell computers, hardware, software, laptops, peripherals or advertise your computer business. All ads are 100% FREE.”0