Kmart is Coming to Westfield Carindale

Kmart is Coming to Westfield Carindale

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Retail Giant Kmart continues its Brisbane expansion with its new, soon to open store at Westfield Carindale, the Scentre Group announced.

Westfield Carindale operator, Scentre Group, has recently announced that Kmart will open its store at Westfield Carindale as the shopping centre’s latest addition to its line-up retail partners. The exact opening date is yet to be announced.

Westfield Carindale

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“At Westfield Carindale, we are pleased to announce Kmart will be introduced and will be located on the second level of the existing David Jones store. The fitout of the latest format David Jones store is progressing well and is on track to open in October 2019,” the Scentre Group announcement said.

Westfield Carindale

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Kmart will be taking over the second level formerly occupied by David Jones store. The David Jones lease will expire this 2019 and will be downsizing from two levels to one.

The first Kmart opened  in Burwood, Victoria in 1969. It was Australia’s first discount department store. Kmart today has over 200 across Australia and New Zealand. Last August 2019, Kmart opened its new store at Stafford City Shopping Centre, taking over  Big W’s former spot.

About Westfield Carindale

Westfield Carindale is home to a range of well-known retailers including David Jones, Myer, Harris Scarfe, Big W, Target, Coles, Woolworths, ALD,  Apple, and other fashion brands, along with over 400 specialty stores.

Westfield Carindale first opened in 1979 and was the largest of its kind in Brisbane at 116,884sqm. The Centre underwent a $300-million major redevelopment in 2010, adding 22,000sqm of retail space and features a Coles Supermarket, The Glasshouse dining precinct, expanded Target Department Store, as well as an Event Cinema complex and an improved car park management system.


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