DIY market in Australia

The Australian DIY eCommerce market is predicted to reach US$4,184.9 million by 2024 and accounts for 7.9% of the total eCommerce market in Australia. It is expected to increase over the next years. The expected compound annual growth rate for the next four years (CAGR 2024-2028) will be 15.8%, resulting in a projected market volume of US$7,532.5 million by 2028. Within the DIY market ECDB considers the following three sub-markets: Tools & Construction Supplies, Garden, and Vehicle Parts.

Market development

eCommerce revenue development in the DIY market in Australia

The Australian DIY eCommerce market is predicted to reach US$4,184.9 million by 2024 and accounts for 7.9% of the total eCommerce market in Australia. It is expected to increase over the next years. The expected compound annual growth rate for the next four years (CAGR 2024-2028) will be 15.8%, resulting in a projected market volume of US$7,532.5 million by 2028. Within the DIY market ECDB considers the following three sub-markets: Tools & Construction Supplies, Garden, and Vehicle Parts.

eCommerce revenue development in the DIY market in Australia

in million US$

eCommerce revenue growth in the DIY market in Australia

in %

Net eCommerce revenue split by sub-category

in %
2020 2021 2022 2023 2024 2025 2026 2027
Revenue (in mUS$) 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Growth (in %) 41.0 73.2 22.4 20.7 96.5 22.5 55.9 77.7

Online share

eCommerce online share of the total DIY market in Australia

The online share refers to the proportion of the retail volume that is transacted via the Internet. It includes purchases via desktop PC, tablet or smartphone, both via website or app. Only retail of physical goods is taken into account. In the Australian DIY retail market, the online share is 13.5% and will increase by an average of 6.1% to 17.1% by 2028.

eCommerce online share of the total DIY market in Australia

in %
2020 2021 2022 2023 2024 2025 2026 2027
Online share (in %) 8.1% 45.0% 62.0% 42.8% 41.4% 99.6% 37.4% 92.2%

Top stores

Top five DIY online stores in Australia by net sales 2022

With sales in the Australian DIY market, bunnings.com.au generated a revenue of US$131.5 million in 2022, which means it is the leading online store in this market. The DIY ranking of Australia is based on all online stores that generated sales in this market in 2022. Due to a country- and category-dependent approach, both national and international online stores can be part of the ranking. The graph shows a filtered revenue. It only includes national sales within the respective market.

eCommerce net sales generated in the DIY market in Australia in 2022

in million US$
Filtered revenue / share
Global revenue
Growth
US$900.0m
20.7%
US$8,300.0m 8.3%
US$550.0m
12.0%
US$4,600.0m 12.4%
US$470.0m
3.9%
US$1,190.0m 33.6%
US$430.0m
20.6%
US$2,122.0m 18.0%
US$370.0m
20.7%
US$1,814.0m 12.6%

Market definition

Definition of the DIY market

Market definition: DIY In the category DIY there is an extensive selection of products for the garden (e.g. plants, fertilizers, shovels, lawn mowers), vehicle parts (e.g. car tires, car parts, motorcycle parts), tools and construction supplies (e.g. hammers, screwdrivers, nails, faucets, lumber, paints, laminate). Online stores dedicated to stationery, crafts & art supplies, gardening services or vehicle repair services are not considered. All monetary figures refer to the annual gross revenue and do not factor in shipping costs.

In-scope

  • Garden (e.g. plants, fertilizers, shovels, lawn mowers)
  • Vehicle parts (e.g. car tires, car parts, motorcycle parts)
  • Tools and construction supplies (e.g. hammers, screwdrivers, nails, faucets, lumber, paints, laminate)

Out-of-scope

  • Stationery, crafts & art supplies
  • Gardening services
  • Vehicle repair services
  • Construction services