Established in 1918 and in Elizabeth Street from 1951 to 2004, T W Sands & Co is one of the few original lamp houses left in the world. T W Sands & Co can now be found at 508 Swanston Street.

We specialise in:

  • Kerosene lighting - practical and beautiful
  • Kerosene lighting - antique and current
  • Restoration and preservation of liquid fuel lighting, heating and cooking appliances
  • Parts to maintain your own appliances in working order.

As leaders in our field of kerosene appliances, we help local and international collectors and outdoor enthusiasts alike.

We invite you to take a journey into our treasure trove of alternative lighting, heating and cooking.

T W Sands & Co has been voted in the top 100 shops in Melbourne.

Come and visit our historic business


Opening Hours:

Mon – Fri: 10:00am  5:00pm
Sat 9:00am – 1:00

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Our range, our services and our expertise are extensive.


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