The necessities + plenty of special gift ideas
Bush Basket + Post Office
Post office, barista coffee and a range of exclusive giftware, homewares, jewellery, frames, glassware, toys and much more! All located within the Post Office building at 12 Macpherson Street, which was built in 1932. Open from 9am to 5pm Monday to Friday | Map
At the Post Office you can also find a Justice of the Peace (JP) and listings of properties for sale in Carnamah and neighbouring communities.
Supermarket, liquor store and seller of hot pies, pasties and Bakers Delight breads. IGA is located at 6 Yarra Street and is open from 8am to 5:30pm Monday to Friday and on Saturday mornings from 8am to midday | Map
If you need something from a supermarket on a Sunday, the IGA at 92 Railway Road in Three Springs is open from 8am to 10am on Sunday mornings.
Lotto, Newsagency + Gas
Wallace's News & Drapery at 2 Macpherson Street (on the corner of Macpherson and Yarra streets) will have you sorted for newspapers, magazines, Lotto, scoop ice-creams, stationary, souvenirs, craft/sewing supplies, clothing, greeting cards, wrapping paper, LP gas; and they also provide an embroidery service | Map
Open Monday to Friday from 9am to 5pm and on Saturdays from 8am to 11:30am. For more info, check them out on Facebook.
The Carnamah Lions Club run an op-shop at 46A Macpherson Street (on the corner of Macpherson and King streets near the school). It's open from some weekday mornings. The op shop has a range of of household items, toys, clothes and much more for sale at bargain prices, with proceeds going back into the community | Map
The building was previously a police station and still contains its original pair of solid jarrah lock-up cells and adjoining outdoor exercise yard!
The Exchange is a former mechanical garage and showroom that has been transformed into a community lounge-room, book exchange and event space that features visitor information, free WiFi and computer access. It is located at 4 Macpherson Street in Carnamah and is open on Friday mornings from 10am to midday | Map
Anyone is welcome to swap books, CDs and DVDs or if you have none to swap you can instead drop a few coins into the donation box.
You can purchase alcohol from:
Carnamah IGA at 6 Yarra Street, open Monday to Friday from 8am to 5:30pm and Saturdays from 8am to midday | Map
Carnamah Hotel at 22 Macpherson Street, open daily from 5pm and serves both at the bar and takeaway sales (as well as great evening meals) | Map
Carnamah Bowling Club on Niven Crescent, open daily from 5pm and serves both at the bar and takeaway sales (as well as evening meals on Fridays) | Map
If you're in need of a hardware store you'll likely find what you require at Coorow Hardware at 1 Main Street in Coorow (27 kilometres south of Carnamah). They stock a range of hardware, water fittings, garden supplies, tools, parts, ammunition, piping, cleaning products, white goods and much more.
You can check if they have what you're after by giving them a call on (08) 9952 1033 | Map
If you'd like to explore buying a property in Carnamah or surrounding communities, Colleen Bennier is our local licensed Ray White real estate officer. You can find her at the Post Office at 12 Macpherson Street (open 9am to 5pm Monday to Friday) or can give her a call on 0427 995 590.
Houses in Carnamah typically sell for between $65,000 and $225,000. You can view properties currently for sale in the window of the Post Office and online at realestate.com.au