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Original & Authentic Aboriginal Art

90 Bourke St, Melbourne, Victoria 3000, Australia
+61 3 9663 5133
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Excellent range and exceptional customer service

As a Tour Guide in Melbourne I regularly recommend Original & Authentic Aboriginal Art because of... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Matt P
Rude, arrogant staff

If you are in the market to buy aboriginal art, then avoid this place. Yes, they have some... read more

Reviewed 11 October 2017
Rick M
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Wellington, New Zealand
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2 weeks ago
“Excellent range and exceptional customer service”
11 Oct 2017
“Rude, arrogant staff”
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90 Bourke St, Melbourne, Victoria 3000, Australia
Chinatown
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

As a Tour Guide in Melbourne I regularly recommend Original & Authentic Aboriginal Art because of the exceptional customer service they provide to people I recommend, I've always received positive feedback. They have a wide range of canvas artworks, jewellery and other forms of art...More

Thank Matt P
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Reviewed 11 October 2017

If you are in the market to buy aboriginal art, then avoid this place. Yes, they have some magnificent paintings, but the very poor attitude of the woman who manages the place was outrageous. We own a number of paintings, including 3 Gloria Pettyares, so...More

Thank Rick M
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Reviewed 13 July 2017

I have been spoilit as living in the NT one gets authentic aboriginal art everyday. For me this place screams elitist, and they do not bring the welcoming that you get in the NT from the artists there. Most of the artists are from the...More

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Reviewed 15 April 2017 via mobile

This is a first class art gallery, and the works are simply breath taking. Aboriginal art touched our hearts during our recent travels to the country, and we are humbled by how much we have to learn about this art form and the artists. We...More

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Reviewed 23 November 2016

Large panel of first generation arborigenal artists. Many of them present in many museum worldwide. Prices are not so high. The gallery merites a visit, at least once in Bourke street (its close to Parliament)

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Reviewed 13 October 2016

One of the things that I wanted to see while in Australia was Aboriginal Art. It is surprisingly easy to miss if you don't know where to go. This gallery, which sells the work, represents among the finest artists in the country. I was absolutely...More

1  Thank Chorpiano
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Reviewed 6 April 2014

If you’re visiting Melbourne drop in to this amazing gallery on the corner of Bourke and Exhibition Streets just down the block from Rydges Hotel. There are absolutely magnificent aboriginal paintings on display and stacks of incredibly beautiful unmounted canvases. Real treasure! Unfortunately for me,...More

6  Thank Robin C
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Chinatown
Locals know that Chinatown is the tried and true place
to eat before hitting the nightclub scene. The place
simply buzzes, and the well-preserved buildings exude
a sense of Imperial China stemming from immigration
over a century ago. In restaurant after restaurant on
Little Bourke Street, you'll find delicious dishes
such as sizzling honeyed prawns, and value for your
money. Stately matrons oversee family kitchens serving
...More
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