About Us

Harleys Educational - Group photograph

Harleys - The Educational Super Store was established in 1976. Located in Cairns, Queensland, it is the largest family-owned educational supplier in North Queensland. View Harleys Profile

Team

Harleys employ an energetic team with a wealth of knowledge. The Harleys Team consists of nine full-time, and four casuals. During the busy 'Back-To-School' period this can increase to around thirty staff. If you have a strong work ethic and are interested in applying for a job at Harleys, give us a call today.


Jenny Austin

Jenny Austin

Owner & Managing Director

Jenny with husband Kevin own and run Harleys Educational - Since 1993 - 20years. Jenny has been awarded with Cairns Business Woman of the Year in 2000, Small Employer of the Year Finalist, Retailer Excellence Award and Best Overall Performance in Retail for School Based Trainee. Jenny is an avid supporter of trainee programs and has had many trainees complete their retail skills course with distinctions.


Kevin Austin

Kevin Austin

Owner

Kevin and his wife Jenny own and run three businesses: ; Harleys - The Educational Super Store - 20years - ; Visual Obsession - Kevin founded Visual Obsession in 1989, and his major focus remains ensuring that media production at every stage is effectively managed and that quality remains at the highest possible level. Visual Obsession built and look after Harleys website and Online Marketing. Airport Car Storage - 8years


Kristy Vallely

Kristy Vallely

2 IC / Social Media Marketing, Shop and Customer Care Manager, Human Resource, Sales and Training

Kristy; is Jenny and Kevin's daughter and has worked at all of their business's for the past 20 years. She is responsible for overseeing the social media of all business's and is also ensuring all customers receive quality service and care at all times. Kristy is also the owner of popular blog The Imperfect Mum and has been listed as one of the most clickable women in Australia.


Michelle I'Anson

Michelle I'Anson

Stationery Department Manager

Michelle is a highly dedicated team leader who has worked at Harleys for over 15 years. Her role includes overseeing the operations of the Stationery Department.


Rachel Sturdy

Rachel Sturdy

Books Department Manager

Rachel's talent is clearly illustrated in her role as as the books department manager. Her role includes the procurement, purchasing and overseeing of the Books Department.


Bridget Findley

Bridget Findley

Stationery Customer Service

Bridget is a fully qualified early learning educator. Bridget assists in all aspects of the stationery department customer service, receivables and dispatch matters.


Kathy Mitchell

Kathy Mitchell

Purchasing Officer

Kathy's main role includes purchasing for the stationery department and supports Michelle in her management role of the Stationery department.


Martinne Ludicke

Martinne Ludicke

Accounts Department

Martinne is in charge of both accounts payable and receivable.


Candice Hamilton

Candice Hamilton

Books Customer Service

Candice assists the Books Department Manager in providing quality customer service in a broad range of receival, dispatch and sales matters.


Danrica Medalla

Danrica Medalla

Books Customer Care

Danrica assists the Books Department in providing quality customer service about receival, dispatch and sales matters.


Vreni Brandenberger

Vreni Brandenberger

Stationery Customer Care

Vreni assists the Stationery Department in providing quality customer service about receival, dispatch and sales matters.

Region

Region

The Harleys service area encompasses the Cairns Region, the Torres Strait, Mount Isa, Townsville, Papua New Guinea and other areas in South East Asia. Orders from our website are shipped Internationally.

Preferred Suppliers

Preferred Suppliers

Harleys has become known as the Far North's leading educational supplier, sourcing products from over 800 suppliers Australia wide. They are the preferred northern distributor for well known, high profile companies such as Nelson Australia (formerly Thompson), RIC Publications, Blake Education, Harcourt Education and Raeco International.

Back to School

Back to School

Harleys is the principal local supplier of Back-To-School products to the majority of schools in the Cairns Region and surrounding areas.

Connect with Us

Find Us

Street Address

149 English Street
Cairns QLD 4870
Australia

Opening Hours

Monday-Friday: 8am to 5pm
Saturday: 8am to 12pm
Sunday: Closed

Contact Us

Phone:
+61 (07) 40 533 966
Fax:
+61 (07) 40 533 661
Email:
sales@harleyseducational.com.au
Opening Hours:
Monday-Friday: 8am to 5pm
Saturday: 8am to 12pm
Sunday: Closed
Organisation Details
ABN:
80 011 001 479
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