About us

We're Enthusiasts, just like you.

Come and visit our store, with products you can see, touch and try.


Adelaide Optical Centre is a family run business with over 40 years of experience retailing and servicing telescopes, binoculars and other optical equipment. We stock a variety of optical equipment for commercial and recreational purposes such as astronomy, bird watching, golfing, fishing, hunting, boating and more. Whether you’re looking for something for your business, or for recreational purposes, our expert staff are well equipped to assist you.

We supply all of the major brands, including Baader Planetarium, Lunt Solar Systems, Sky-Watcher, TS Optics, Celestron, Farpoint Astro, Swarovski, Astrodon Filters, Meade, Saxon, Nikon, Canon, Barr & Stroud, Leica, Olympus and Steiner – just to name a few. We sell astronomical telescopes, binoculars, monoculars, magnifiers, range-finders, spotting scopes, cameras, lenses, night vision scopes, trail cameras, microscopes, as well as accessories such as eyepieces and filters.

Whether you’re a beginner looking for your first telescope, or a seasoned professional looking to expand or upgrade your kit – we have a wide variety of knowledge and a huge range of diverse and high quality products. No question is too complicated and no issue is too large or small. 

Buying optical equipment can be daunting, but our staff can help you make the right choice.