Jewellery World Articles

McGrath takes over timepieces

After five years working together, Dr Bruce McGrath has taken on the full ownership of Timepieces Australia, the local distributor…

Gillet wins IT award

Jewellery software entrepreneur Raeleen Gillett has been awarded one of Queensland's most prestigious information technology awards.

Ely wins overseas scholarship

Matthew Ely, a jeweller at York Jewellers in Sydney, has won a scholarship to work and train in London for…

Young mum wins Qld apprenticeship award

A 24-year-old new mother has been named the Jewellery Association of Australia's Queensland jewellery apprentice of the year.

Burke and Wills watch sells for $122,000

The pocket watch of Australian explorer William Wills has been sold to the National Museum of Australia for $122,000 at…

Zodiac takes on soccer star

Zodiac Australia has appointed Socceroo star Tim Cahill as its brand ambassador in Australia.

NSW jeweller joins Skillaroos

Eighteen-year-old NSW jewellery apprentice Joshua Fimognari will travel to Calgary Canada this September to compete against 18 other young jewellers…

Governor opens Australian Opal Centre

NSW Governor Marie Bashir officially opened the showroom and office of the Australian Opal Centre in Lightning Ridge last month.

Howie launches Master Jewellers

John Howie, the former chief executive of the Jewellers Association of Australia, has officially launched Master Jewellers Australia to give…

Fair war erupts in New Zealand

The Jewellers & Watchmakers of New Zealand annual trade fair is facing increased competition this year with the announcement that…
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Dubai hosts world’s first pearl forum

The Dubai Pearl Exchange, a subsidiary of the Dubai Multi Commodities Centre, will host the inaugural World Pearl¬†Forum next month.…

GIA and Jewelers of America join forces

The Gemological Institute of America and Jewellers of America have begun working together to better fulfill their individual missions and…