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CARBATEC® - The Home of Woodworking
Carbatec® is Australia's largest retailer of tools and machinery for woodworking. Whether it's cabinetmaking, woodturning, pyrography, clamping, gluing and finishing, carving or framing that you're involved in, we provide a huge range of premier quality tools and friendly, helpful advice that will help ensure that your next woodworking project is not only successful, but more enjoyable as well.

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Jun 29, 2015

Details announced for Robert Sorby Woodturning Tour 2015 - Southern Regional & Major Cities

Carbatec are again proud to host Chris Pouncy from Robert Sorby UK on the Robert Sorby Woodturning Tour of Southern Regional Australia and Major Cities.
Full dates and details are now on our Events Page along with RSVP form to reserve your place. You could also go into the draw to win a Robert Sorby ProEdge Plus Sharpening System valued at $739!

Jun 23, 2015

New Carbatec Website Coming Soon!

Carbatec are excited to announce that our new Website is coming soon!

After many years of long service it is time for our current website to retire. Our Website will bring greater functionality, information and ease of use across all your devices. Stay tuned for full details in the coming weeks by signing up to our eNewsletter.

Jun 22, 2015

Would you like to work for Carbatec?

Carbatec have the below positions vacant. For full details and to apply, visit our Careers Page:

  • Technical Sales Specialist (Brisbane)
  • Retail Sales Assistant (Adelaide)
  • Warehouse Storeman (Brisbane)

Jun 19, 2015

June Demonstrations...

Get in-store on the 20th and 27th for live demonstrations including Pen Turning, Wood Carving and see the new SawStop live in action including the emergency brake feature. Click here for full demo details, times and locations.

Jun 16, 2015

Congratulations to our Sydney Timber & Working with Wood Show Competition Winners

Thank you to everyone that come along to the Sydney Timber & Working with Wood Show and visited the Carbatec Stand. Congratulations to John Aney, Graeme Vicker & Rob Sharpe who all won a $100 Gift Card in our Subscribe and Win Competition. A member of our marketing team will be in contact to forward your prize.

May 26, 2015

Small Business Tax Deductions announced in Federal Budget

Small business tax deductions were announced in the 2015 Budget allowing $20,000 per asset to be claimed in that year’s Tax Return. So purchase from Carbatec before 30th June 2015 to claim in this financial year. Please be advise: You should seek professional advice to determine whether you are able to claim a deduction for such purchases made. Follow this link to view the Australian Tax Office website: www.ato.gov.au

May 19, 2015

Complete our Survey 'Carbatec at the Wood Shows' | WIN $50 Voucher + 2 x Show Tickets

Complete our quick 2 minute Survey and let us know what you would like to see at the Carbatec Stand of this year's Wood Shows.
All entries go into the draw to win 1 of 4 prizes of $50 Carbatec Voucher + 2 tickets to their local show.

< Click here to complete Survey >

T&C's:

  • Congratulations to Bob Longland (Qld), Jeffery Baker (NSW), Andrew Hodge (WA) & Ron Kerry (VIC) who have all won 2 tickets to their local show plus a $50 Carbatec Gift Voucher. A member of our Team will be in contact to get you your prizes. Thanks to all for entering

May 18, 2015

Winners in the Carbatec Subscribe to Win Competition at the Brisbane Timber & Working with Wood Show

Thank you to all that entered in the Carbatec Subscribe to Win Competition at the Brisbane Timber & Working with Wood Show.

Our three lucky winners who will each receive a $100 Gift Card are:

  • Kelly Downing
  • Samantha Jurgs
  • Wayne Dewar

Congratulations! A member of the Carbatec Marketing team will be in contact to arrange your prize.

May 13, 2015

Meet Dusty Deputy LIVE at the Brisbane Timber & Working with Wood Show!

Meet Dust Deputy plus enter our Photo Competition to win a Carbatec Gift Card.

The infamous Carbatec 'Dust Deputy' will this year be Live at the Brisbane Timber & Working with Wood show spreading the message about dust control and safety in the workshop. Make sure you meet up with Dusty, get your photo taken with him and enter our Instagram Photo Competition to win a $50 Gift Card.

Competition Details:

  • Get your photo taken with the Carbatec Dust Deputy
  • Follow @carbatec and @thedustdeputy
  • Upload the photo to your Instagram Account and include the following tags #carbatec #nodustinmyshop @carbatec @thedustdeputy
  • The photo deemed the most creative, fun and quirky by Carbatec Management will win a $50 Carbatec Gift Card
  • Winner will be announced 12noon 20th May 2015 via the Carbatec news page. The winner will be notified via Instagram also.

Click here for full terms and conditions

May 1, 2015

Price Increase Effective 1st May

New pricing came into affect from 1st May 2015 throughout Carbatec (in-store and online)

Carbatec offers you the highest quality and largest range of woodworking products from around the world. With the continual decline of the Australian Dollar, the price of sourcing and supplying these products has increased significantly. We always aim to provide the best value for money and have worked hard to absorb these changes since October last year, however we have had to review some of our prices which have been adjusted on 1st May 2015. Please note: that due to the Price Increase, some of the prices in the 2014/15 Product Guide will vary, therefore please refer to our website for updated prices

 

Apr 30, 2015

Malany Wood Expo - this weekend

The Maleny Wood Expo - in the Sunshine Coast Hinterland (Qld) is on this weekend.

Carbatec will be at the show with a range of product and skills demonstrations plus a small retail store including:

  • Woodcarving with Gary Field.
  • ‘Hands-On’ Handtools Display and demonstration with Frank Bizley.
  • Fine Furniture Making with Curt Swenson.
  • Tormek Sharpening Demonstration
  • Kids Space Workshop
Visit our events page for full details and times

 

Apr 7, 2015

Australian Dollar decline impacts on prices - Beat the Price Rise with April Specials

Carbatec offers you the highest quality and largest range of woodworking products from around the world.

With the continual decline of the Australian Dollar, the price of sourcing and supplying these products has increased significantly. We always aim to provide the best value for money and have worked hard to absorb these changes since October last year, however we have had to review some of our prices.

New pricing will take effect from 1st May 2015 throughout Carbatec (in-store and online) so get in during April to purchase your favourite products before the price increase.

Check out our April Specials Catalogue which features some great pack offers, product specials and clearance items, or click here to view the Specials Online. If you would like to receive a copy direct to your home or email inbox each month - subscribe here.

Apr 7, 2015

Carbatec 'Guess the Easter Eggs' Winner

Congratulations to Sally Ryan from Adelaide for correctly guessing the number of eggs in the Dust Deputy in the Carbatec 'Guess the Eggs' Social Media competition. Sally will win a $100 Carbatec Gift Voucher and all 133 Easter Eggs.

If you would like to stay in touch with future competitions and promotions from Carbatec, sign up to our eNewsletter or follow us via social media.

Visit www.carbatec.com.au/newsletter

Mar 23, 2015

Would you like to work for Carbatec?

Carbatec have the below positions vacant. For full details and to apply, visit our Careers Page:

  • Technical Sales Specialist (Brisbane)
  • Retail Sales Assistant (Adelaide)
  • Warehouse Storeman (Brisbane)

Mar 5, 2015

Carbatec's 'Women in Woodworking' Free Event

BRISBANE & MELBOURNE STORES - MARCH 7TH 2015

'Make it Happen' - is the theme of this years International Women's Day.

Carbatec are proud to be involved with International Women's Day by supporting, acknowledging and inspiring women in woodworking through a free in-store event.

DATE: Saturday, March 7th 2015 at 9am
STORES: Brisbane & Melbourne Stores

PRESENTERS:
BRISBANE:

MELBOURNE:

  • Lorraine le Plastrier:
    Woodcarver demonstrating intricate Woodcarving
  • Phoebe Everill:
    3rd Generation Woodworker, Fine Furniture Maker & Teacher (www.phoebeeverill.com)
    Demonstrating Handtools, Joinery & Sawing

Be inspired to give woodworking ago.

Click here to read the DEMONSTRATOR PROFILES via Facebook

Feb 19, 2015

Winner of the Carbatec Water and Wood Instagram Competition

Congratulations to 'drbrasco5' who is the winner for the Carbatec #WaterandWoodHobart Instagram competition.
A Carbatec representative will be in contact with you to award your prize.

Click here to view the winning entry, or view all photos by visiting the Facebook Album

Thank you to all those that entered and voted.

Feb 11, 2015

Free Woodworking Demos this Saturday: Pen Turning | Woodturning | Marquetry | Carving | Guitar Making

This weekend at Carbatec we have a range of In-store Woodworking Demonstrations which are free to attend and a great opportunity to learn new skills and speak to experienced craftspeople in a relaxed environment.

Click here for times and stores of the following demonstrations:

  • Marquetry
  • Pen Turning
  • Wood sculpture & carving
  • Woodturning
  • Guitar making

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