Did you know*
- Newmarket was named after the cattle saleyards (1877 – 1931)
- The Newmarket train station was situated immediately north east of the sale yards.
- The Newmarket Hotel was established in 1876 after the Enoggera Hotel was destroyed by fire. The hotel and surrounding shopping complex was developed in 2005.
- The Newmarket Primary School was opened in 1904 and is still operating today. Newmarket High School opened in 1963 and closed in 1996, Sandie attended the High School in the 80’s.
- Banks Street Reserve was originally donated by a private benefactor as a 14.8 ha bird sanctuary.
- The brickworks chimney, towering 50 metres into the sky above Newmarket was constructed in 1912 with the brickworks themselves being demolished in 1987 and the site subdivided.
Established in 1998, Timber Venetians & Shutters Direct remain Brisbane owned, and family operated with Andrew at the helm. We are still local to Newmarket even though, after almost 20 years in Paddington, we have relocated to Enoggera.
With a wide variety of custom-made blinds, awnings and shutters in Brisbane, our window furnishings business aims to provide high quality, personalised installation and repairs to customers in Newmarket and Brisbane. We come to you for a full consultation with samples and colours, to measure and quote, or perform repairs, at your convenience. Due to the nature of in-home consultations and installations the warehouse is not often attended, so please contact us to make an appointment.
Click through our web pages for more details. Andrew has been installing blinds, awnings and shutters Newmarket and its surrounding areas since 2013 and has a wide range of experience and knowledge on all blinds and window shutters Brisbane. He is also able to do repairs on most shutters and blinds, send him through a quick pic on the mobile and he'll be able to let you know if we can repair your old broken blinds or shutters.
Our aim is to achieve 100% client satisfaction with our range of high-quality custom-made shutters and blinds. We have the very best prices for custom made shutters and blinds from the highest quality materials. We believe our internal and external shutters, venetians and blinds are some of the best window shutters Brisbane has to offer.
Whilst Newmarket is an important suburb in our business we do travel throughout Brisbane. Contact Andrew directly on 0421 696 108 or email us for any window furnishing queries you might have.
*Details from https://queenslandplaces.com.au/newmarket