Independent eye care and eyewear specialists.
We originated in the small seaside town of Esperance, Western Australia, in 2006, as an independent Optician. During our time in Esperance, we have provided the community, "one-a-of-kind design" in frames, whilst offering complete optical services. Since 2014 we have been travelling between the two stores offering Perth and Esperance our expertise.
Established in 2014, August Eyewear is a concept store built up by a leading Optician, in the Australian optical industry, Charles Martin. Situated in the heart of Perth CBD, Western Australia, our convenient location offers visitors to Perth and regular clientele the opportunity to experience first-hand expert optical services and premium eye-care. Feast one's eyes on leading bespoke handmade eyewear sourced annually from around the world. As key representatives, our team dedicates themselves as patrons to the arts with a strong aesthetic sense of quality over quantity.
Reassurance with personal Insurance.
Health Funds & Hicaps
Health funds with optical benefits and Medicare are great things to have with you when you visit. At August Eyewear all Medicare and majority of health fund rebates can be processed for immediate payment in store. For further information regarding rebates, we suggest contacting your health fund provider prior to your visit. Now supporting 98% of health funds, we use the assistance from Hicaps to implement your health claim billing. They provide efficient and easy payment processing for your health fund and Medicare.
SeeNow - A great way to AfterPay for the Eyewear industry!
Look forward to SeeNow at August Eyewear and It's About Face Opticians.
For so many of us, eyewear is an important part of our lives. And whether you need a new pair or a spare, you shouldn’t have to worry about any financial pressure. SeeNow is here to help give you choice and flexibility with your eyewear, through tailored interest-free credit on lenses, frames and sunglasses. That’s right, 0% Interest! Because when you SeeNow and pay later, you can look and feel fantastic.
With an established network of suppliers and stores, SeeNow operates in Australia and New Zealand is led by Elisa McGough and her team. Having worked in the sector for 10 years, Elisa is a sales and marketing expert with significant experience in the optical industry across the Australian, New Zealand and European markets.
In store, ask about our Clarity 20/20 insurance cover we offer all clients who shop at August Eyewear. Your glasses are an investment. When the unexpected happens, be sure that your glasses are covered. Clarity 20/20 Benefits cover you for:
Unlimited repairs to your frame.
Unlimited repairs or replacements to your lenses.
Fitting the lenses back into the frame should they become separated.
If your glasses are damaged beyond repair, we will provide a complete replacement.
This also includes kids eyewear cover.
Find out more by visiting their website today.
Owner of August Eyewear and It's About Face Opticians, along with his wife Robyna, Charles is a leading Optician in the optical industry. With over 40+ years experience in the trade, Charles will share everything you need to know about Optical health care and glasses fitting. One of a kind customer service, quality guaranteed, furthermore, Charles will make sure you walk out the door in a pair of glasses that suit your features, correctly serve their purpose and compliment your individuality.
August Eyewear team member Hayden can assist you with all you need to know about optics and will help you find the right pair of glasses for the right occasion. Rest assured, he also shares the same August Eyewear tradition of keeping it classy. Get a second opinion on your next pair of glasses from Hayden and feel a million dollars each time you walk out of your front door.
Once one of our favourite clients, Lance is now a part of the August Eyewear team taking on the role as an eyewear assistant and essential second team member alongside Hayden. With the help of Lance's great eye for avant-garde styles and knowledge of emerging trends, pick up all the pieces that mirror your individuality and eccentric love of style. Book an appointment and visit our store today.
Robyna brings a burst of life into any August Eyewear and It's About Face Opticians shopping experience. Visit her today to schedule an eye test with an August Eyewear Opticians Optometrist, learn the history and construction process of all our collections, and get your hands on some of our international one-off brands in store.
August Eyewear are both family owned and run businesses and in that vane we would like to acknowledge our appreciation to our daughter as she has been instrumental in assisting us especially since inception of August Eyewear. Strongly influenced by her father, Sarsby took on the role as assistant manager and buyer for August Eyewear when our doors opened and just after studying to be an Optical Dispenser for three years. Although Sarsby has moved on she has excelled in helping us to achieve the websites for both businesses and continues to have our best interests at heart.
August Eyewear and It's About Face Opticians Optometrists are specialised doctors who practice exclusively in examining, diagnosing and treating our client's vision problems.
Always on the ball, Jeffrey sometimes specialises in a specific discipline of optometry such as vision therapy or diseases of the eye as well as contact lens examinations when necessary. Book in today for a full consultation and a second opinion on your next pair of glasses you can trust.
Like Charles, Graham is a leading ambassador for the Optical Industry. A highly qualified Optometrist and well-respected individual for the many clients he sees. Graham is the best from both worlds, loves a good chat and renowned for his thorough expert advice and testing. Book in at August Eyewear for a optical examination with Graham today.
Mon - Fri / 9:30am - 5:30pm
Sat / 10:00am - 4:00pm
Sun / By Appointment Only.
As an independent practice, August Eyewear has the freedom to keep our doors open as we please so if you're walking by and happen to see our lights on after hours, feel free to pop in. Open by appointment also.
Keep in contact.
/ Phone: (08) 9481 6133
575 Wellington Street, Perth CBD, Western Australia 6000
Keep an eye out, look for the green lenses on the corner of King Street west of Yagan Square.