Australian Centre for Retail Studies 

The Australian Centre for Retail Studies provides knowledge and education to those involved in the retail sector through broad based research, information dissemination via reports and publications, management education programs, presentations, and the promotion of retailing as a career.


Australian Retailers Association

Represents the interests of Australian retailers. Provides information & services to members. Includes many useful links.



ColesMyer is one of Australia's largest employers and offers a diverse range of career opportunities. Their site includes information on job searching and careers and offers learning opportunities.


Inside Retailing Online

Contains information on Australasian retail news.



McDonald's Australia created the website Macyourcareer to assist and support young people interested in pursuing a career in the retail industry. The site is informative and includes interview skill techniques. The site was recommended by the lecturer teaching "Retail and Marketing".


Shop, Distributive and Allied Employees Association

The SDA is the largest trade union in Australia, with more than 230,000 members. It has branches in every state and one in the Newcastle, Hunter Valley and Central Coast region. It is an informative site featuring retail awards and links to its affiliates.


Visual Store

VisualStore is the Internet's leading portal for retail design and visual merchandising, providing exclusive online news and information. VisualStore represents the leading edge of retail design worldwide.