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  • National Volunteer Week
    National Volunteer Week
    May 20th to May 26th
    The Shop of Opportunities
    National Volunteer Week
    May 20th to May 26th
    The Shop of Opportunities, 15 Kilvington Dr, Emerald VIC 3782, Australia
    Fernlea celebrates our Volunteers for National Volunteer Week
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Located in the heart
of Emerald

15 Kilvington Drive, Emerald

At Emerald's Shop of Opportunities, we offer a wide range of pre-loved and new clothing items, kitchenware, books, artworks, bric-a-brac, collectables, antiques, and sometimes rare and unusual items. All of our products are carefully selected and Emerald's Shop of Opportunities and we are proud to watch the continued growth of our non for profit organisation as more people take the step to keep clothing and second hand items out of landfill helping to reduce waste.

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Open Hours

Monday 1pm–4:30 pm

Tuesday 10am–4:30 pm

Wednesday 10am–4:30 pm

Thursday 10am–4:30 pm

Friday 10am–4:30 pm

Saturday - 10am - 3pm 

Second Hand Books Emerald Op Shop

Books and Artworks

Our products are not just any ordinary items you'll find in stores. Each piece has its own story and uniqueness that will make you fall in love with it. Our team of volunteers, who are passionate about quality and uniqueness, carefully curate our collections and stock to ensure that you will find something that you love and fits your style and personality.

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Vintage Finds

At Emerald's Shop of Opportunities,  our team of volunteers are always ready to assist you when looking for a special item.

Men and Womens Clothing


Children's Clothing

Homewares, Crystal and Chinaware


Furniture and more...

Get Creative with Our Items

Our products are not just for display. With a little bit of creativity, you can turn them into something unique and beautiful. Read our blogs for inspiration and ideas.

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Garden Bliss

All profits from the sale of goods stay in the local community and support our community services for people with a life-limiting illness.

Emerald's Shop of Opportunities’ is so much more than just a shop! It is also a hub of our community

  • Our garden produces vegetable and herbs that are used at our day respite service.

  • We are a ’Food is Free’ outlet, where locals can share food.

  • We are part of the historic Emerald tourist trail and our shop has a range of information about local attractions.​

  • You don’t need to buy anything - if you are feeling lonely or have some spare time, you can visit our shop and enjoy our garden.

Garden Bliss at Emerald's Shop of Opportunities


Fernlea Community Care could not do the work that it does without our fabulous volunteer teams! Volunteers are an integral part of Fernlea and provide support right across the organisation. You can volunteer in one area, or across a number of areas, the choice is yours. All volunteers receive training, support and recognition.

Become a Member

Becoming a member for Fernlea Community Care enables you to support our values and the work we do, helping us continue working within the community.

Make a Donation

You can make a real difference! Your donation today will go directly towards helping us continue supporting people in our community to receive personal care and respite at our centres in Emerald and Pakenham

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