Scammells are closed for now.

Under Government directive we close to the public until the COVID virus clears and the directive is lifted. Until then stay safe and look after each other.

Our Appraisers are still working during this time and getting ready for when the directive lifts.

(to read why click link below)

Scammells COVID response
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Mid Century Auction

A curation of Scandinavian and Australian furniture, lighting, artworks, decor and more.

Auction; 6pm on Monday 30th of March

Catalogue live Friday 20th

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Toys Galore

Scammells is offering a major auction of vintage toys and a worldclass collection of toy soldiers from the Estate of Tom Young.

Auction to be held at 10am on April 21st.
Catalogue coming soon.

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Heysen at Scammells

We are offering a watercolour and rare oil by the revered Hans Heysen that have never been offered to market before as part of our upcoming Fine & Contemporary Art Auction on April 27th.

Currently accepting entries.

Entries Invited
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Trust + Respect = Scammells

We connect Sellers and Buyers in a unique, fun and professional environment. Whether you’re selling, seeking, or simply “Scammelling”, we have the experience and knowledge to look after you in a way you’ll value.
Auctions are one of the oldest trades in the world, combined with our very cool technology, we connect to buyers from around the globe.

“Integrity is doing the right thing even when no one is watching.”
– C.S. Lewis

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Supporting SA Bushfire victims

We have launched the “Charity Lots Initiative”, raising money to support South Australians, including our furry friends.

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Latest News

Upcoming Auction: Aestimatio diem (Appraisal Day) (17th April 2020). View Catalogue

Mid Century Catalogue available soon

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A complete auction service.

Scammells are one of the few remaining auctioneers who understand what it means to be a ‘full-service auction room’. For sellers and buyers, we offer a complete service including appraisal, packaging, transport, research, and auction. We welcome you to use our services in all these areas, or just the ones you need.

You can trust Scammells.

Trust is behind everything we do at Scammell Auctions. Vendors and buyers alike know they can trust in Scammells experience, knowledge, expertise, and professionalism.


This combined with our cool (and industry-leading) technology, processes, and green environment commitment, earn’t us the reputation as Australia’s leading auction house.

Our Scammellology…..

  • Build and maintain an environment of trust and respect.
  • Have the courage to act with honesty and integrity, no matter what.
  • Consistently learn and share our knowledge.
  • Develop relationships and deliver service that make a difference to our customers’ lives.


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