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. Since 2014 we have been opened our flagship store in Perth, offering our expertise in the capital of Western Australia.
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 the finest independent designer eyewear available. 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.
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.
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.
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.