Brisbane's Best Bargain Shopping Spots

Everybody loves a bargain. That’s why here in Brisbane, you’ll never run out of options when on the hunt for budget-friendly deals. From discount designer shops to grocery stores that sell goods at rock-bottom prices, you’re sure to find what you need in Brissy. For tips on where to go bargain shopping, take a look at our favorite spots in and around the city.

Clothes

Trade Secret
Has several branches in Brisbane, one of which is:
Shop 10-13, Home HQ339 Brisbane Street, West Ipswich, QLD, 4305
Phone: 07 3294 2222

Itching to get your hands on the trendiest clothes and the latest releases from your go-to designers? Then check out Trade Secret, a favorite spot among shopaholics and fashion trendsetters. With prices that can be 60% less than other stores, you’re sure to enjoy big savings when you shop here. Plus, new stocks arrive everyday, giving you access to the latest fashion trends.  

DFO Brisbane
Ninth Avenue Skygate, Brisbane Airport, QLD, 4007
Phone: 07 3305 9250

Whether you’re a local planning to upgrade your wardrobe or a tourist checking out Brisbane’s budget-friendly designer outlets, DFO is a fashion haven. Aside from its huge discounts, DFO is also home to a variety of local and international brands. Clothes, footwear, jewellery, homeware, sporting goods--all you need is practically under one roof at DFO   Brisbane.

Grocery

The Grocery Club
5/15 Lapis St., Underwood, QLD, 4119

Eating out everyday isn’t really a good idea, especially if you’re on a tight budget. To save money, it’s best to drop by the grocery store, shop for ingredients, and whip up something tasty at home. To help you find the best food shopping deals, head to The Grocery Club. A clearance house for supermarket suppliers, you’ll enjoy access to fresh stock every day at bargain prices. Sold with huge discounts (sometimes as much as 80% off), you’re guaranteed to get hard-to-find deals here.

The Golden Circle Factory Outlet Brisbane
Corner of Anderson St & 200 Old Cleveland Road, Capalaba, QLD 4157
Phone: 07 3245 2477

For huge discounts on toiletries, snack packs, vegetables, canned fruits, and pasta ingredients, visit the Golden Circle Factory Outlet. Unlike other clearance supermarket stores, you don’t have to be a member to purchase items here. This store is also open 7 days a week, so you don’t have to worry about finishing all your grocery shopping before the store closes for the weekend.   

Souvenirs

King of Gifts
121 Queen St., Brisbane, QLD, 4000
Phone: 07 3210 1001

Take a bit of Brisbane with you by checking out King of Gifts, a discount souvenir store that offers stuffed toys, indigenous artworks, shirts, keychains, and other trinkets that’ll remind you of your awesome holiday in Brisbane. This store is the perfect stopover if you’re planning on buying souvenirs for lots of people back home.

Indie Made
Shop 2, 14 Bowser Parade, Sandgate, QLD, 4017
Phone: 0451 144 864

Looking for something unique and 100% local? Head to Indie Made, a craft store, retail shop, and workshop space rolled into one cosy space within the beautiful Sandgate suburb. Meticulously and lovingly designed crafts like jewellery, painted wooden tiles, and crocheted items are just some of the unique souvenirs you’ll find here. Prices are affordable, especially if there’s a sale. If you’re lucky, you can get 50% off on some of the items.

Just because you’re on a budget, it doesn’t mean your shopping options should be limited. Increasing costs and unexpected expenses can put your finances in a spin, so it helps if you’re bargain-savvy. By checking out reliable discount stores and factory outlets, you’re guaranteed to get quality items without breaking the bank.