Australia’s Largest Range of Antique Ceramics, plus more!

Moorabool Antiques

Situated in Geelong, Victoria, Australia, Moorabool Antiques was founded in 1958 by the late John Rosenberg.
Today it offers a vast range of Genuine Antiques from the Victorian, Georgian & earlier periods, including Pottery & Porcelain, Glass, Silver, Old Sheffield, Artworks, Furniture, Australiana, Antiquities & Natural History.

We welcome visitors to our large 2-floor premises in central Geelong.

16 – 18 Ryrie St, Geelong Victoria 3220

Total stock to browse: …..and more added constantly.


Monday – Closed – Open by Appointment only

Tuesday – Friday 10 am-5pm
Saturday               10am – 1pm
Sunday                  – Closed –


ph (03) 52292 970

email – moorabool@gmail.com

Moorabool Auctions

Ph – 0494129983 

Email – mooraboolauctions@gmail.com

Latest News:


Moorabool is now conducting Auctions.
MOORABOOL AUCTIONS‘ holds a sale early each month. It’s all posted on Invaluable.com, the world-wide platform where the salesrooms for Antiques & Artworks flourishes.
For each sale, we have a large number of vendors, made up in these early days from the numerous items we have taken in on commission in the past few years. As we progress, there will be collections fresh to the market offered exclusively by Moorabool Auctions.

There’s Furniture, Silver, Jewellery, Artworks – and of course a stunning array of fine Ceramics & Glass.

Have a browse now….. you never know what you’ll find.

Go to our Auction Site>

A New way to browse our artworks:
Artists in Stock – an alphabetical list of artists.

Note: doesn’t include unsigned, unattributed pieces.

Sale! items

Find your Niche….

Moorabool has a vast variety of items in stock, and finding your interests can be daunting.

To make it easier to browse our large stock, we have divided it up into categories, or ‘Departments’.
This means you can find your area of interest, wether it is Ceramics, Art, Glass, or Furniture, and look through our stock.

Use this drop-down to access the Stock Departments.

A search will also allow you to find more specific interests.

Premium Stock

A few of our ‘best-in-class’ pieces of stock.

Freshest Stock

Fresh Stock Blogs

We are constantly adding Fresh items to our Stock Departments.
See the Latest Uploads via our Fresh Stock blogs – along with other interesting newsworthy announcements.


Always handy, and don’t they dress up a bookshelf?…

18th Century English Earthenwares

Creamware Creamware is the term for an English earthenware body with a definite ‘cream’ tone, popular in the latter half…

English Enamels & Derby figures

Welcome to our latest Fresh Stock release at Moorabool. This week we have a fine selection of English Porcelain figures,…

Featured Items & Essays

Wedgwood 'Egyptian' Jug, registered 1854, at Moorabool Antiques, Geelong

A Rare Wedgwood ‘Egyptian’ jug, 1854

This rare piece of Wedgwood came to Moorabool recently, and is quite a remarkable piece. Rare Wedgwood ‘Egyptian Jug’, modelled in black basalt after an Ancient Greek oinochoe, with a faithful painted ‘black-figure’ style…

First Fresh Stock release for 2024

Welcome to our first Fresh Stock for 2024. We have a fine selection of interesting items for you to browse, including Sterling, Old Sheffield Plate, Australian Pottery, and a whole range of…

Small view of Moorabool Antiques, Geelong

Moorabool Antiques is a second-generation Antique Shop, located in Geelong, Victoria, Australia.
We have a large premises overflowing with interesting items – well over 10,000 to browse.
It’s well worth a visit, with easy access from Melbourne by road, close to the train station, and just a few minutes from Avalon Airport. We are also just 10 minutes from the Tasmanian Ferry terminal.

We specialise in Antique Ceramics – but also have an extensive stock of Victorian, Georgian & earlier Furniture, Silver, Glass, Artworks, plus Antiquities & Natural History.

We are a small family business, with customer service and authenticity as our core values. Our customers return again & again, with our ultimate aim always being ‘Happy Customers’!

cj anand
cj anand
Extremely knowledgeable and a kind soul. Highly recommend Paul and you can buy with confidence!
Leslie Morgan
Leslie Morgan
Friendly staff and the greatest selection
yellow carpet
yellow carpet
Expensive sure, but the place is like a museum, fascinating museum grade antiques piled high everywhere you go! Always fun to have a nose around in there.
Godfrey Mwakabole
Godfrey Mwakabole
The vintage is not only on old cars and motor-bikes.... this building fit well into the same category 🤔 A heritage building
Peter Clayfield
Peter Clayfield
A vast, wonderous collection of antiques of every description on two floors. Informative, friendly staff.
Melanie Humphrey
Melanie Humphrey
Beautiful place to get some amazing things. Staff are very friendly and knowledgeable
Andrew Noble - Noble Photography
Andrew Noble - Noble Photography
An amazing place to visit, very knowledgable staff. Recommend!
Daniel Young
Daniel Young
Awesome shop! Incredible selection, love the antiquities! Staff were a great help finding my anniversary present!

Stock Samples

A Sample from our Ceramics

A Sample from our Furniture

A Sample from our Art