Syndicates Available for Golden Casket’s September Superdraw

Have you chosen your super syndicate for the next Superdraw? This exciting Golden Casket lotto event will be held on Saturday 5 September 2015 and boasts an incredible $21 Million Division One prize pool. Don’t miss your chance to secure your favourite syndicate entry for this draw. Visit our friendly staff in-store to play your favourite numbers today!


Nextra Chermside Newsagency
Shop 384-385 Westfield Shoppingtown, Gympie Road ChermsideQLD4032 Australia 
 • (07) 3350-2766

All-New Game: Set for Life


You could win $20,000 a month for 20 YEARS!

Play the all-new Set for Life today at Nextra Chermside Newsagency

Have you heard about this exciting new game from Golden Casket? At Nextra Chermside Newsagency, we are thrilled to offer our players assistance with how to mark Set for Life coupons and explaining the new QuickSET entries.

set-for-life-sq-800Did you know Set for Life gives you the chance to win $20,000 a month for 20 years, with draws every day of the week? Every Set for Life entry gives you 7 days (that’s 7 draws!) and multiple chances each day to be Set for Life.

Make sure you visit our friendly staff at Westfield Chermside to play your first Set for Life game!

In every Set for Life draw, ten numbers are randomly drawn from thirty-seven. The first eight numbers drawn are the “Winning Numbers” and the last two numbers are the “Bonus Numbers”.  You win if you match the right combination of Winning Numbers and Bonus Numbers with your entry.

Good luck – remember to have fun and play responsibly.


Little Boxes of Sentiments

Looking for the perfect sentiment to share love, kindness and inspiration? Something for a friend, nana, mother or sister? An occasion such as a birthday? A special token to say thank you, get well or just to show appreciation for a wonderful friend?

Check out these beautiful NEW gifts that have just arrived at our store at Westfield Chermside Shoppingtown:

State of Origin 2015 (Game 3)

Good luck to the Queensland Maroons in tonight’s epic State of Origin game. We’ve still got some great merchandise available – join our team and show support for your team, too!

‘Spaces’ Magazine by Frankie

Have you got your copy of the new “Spaces” magazine by Frankie?

Frankie’s house-loving interiors book, Spaces, is back with volume three, and it’s as busting-with-good-stuff as ever. Flip through the chunky book and you’ll discover over 250 pages of dreamy homes and creative abodes from all around Australia and New Zealand.

What makes these places special is the time, care and imagination taken to piece them together – whether they’re an eclectic sharehouse, a travelling van, a tiny flat, or a rural gem. Care to take a lovely sticky beak at where awesome people live and work? Visit us in-store to pick up your copy. Better be quick sticks, though, as copies are limited!

"Spaces" by Frankie Volume 3

Cake Celebration: Australian Medium Retailer of the Year 2015

Thank you to our wonderful industry partners, customers and staff who joined the Management Team to celebrate our victory as the Australian Medium Retailer of the Year 2015. We appreciate your ongoing support and encouragement as we endeavour to the lead the Australian Newsagent and Retail industries. It was a privilege to enjoy the company of Mr Trevor Evans, CEO of the National Retail Association. The NRA continues to steer the Australian retail sector from strength to strength, shown by their initiative through the esteemed Awards for Excellence.

Papyrus Greeting Cards by John Sands

Have you ever sent or received a Papyrus keepsake for a birthday or special milestone? When you wish to give the very best, look no further than this exquisite range of greeting cards and stationery from John Sands. They are truly beautiful products.

Papyrus elevates everyday living and moments by creating visual statements and objects of beauty that convey a sense of self, foster communication, and enhance the way we experience life. The wide array of products delight both the sender and receiver, inspiring personal connections with the perfect union of art and sentiment.

Gift Shop Now Opened!

Have you visited our new Card and Gift Shop at Westfield Chermside? Our premium products make for the perfect presents for every occasion. This store offers high-quality giftware and an extensive range of greeting cards located near Kmart for your convenience. Be quick – the Card and Gift Shop is only here for the next two months!

We Are Australia’s Best Medium Retailer


We are extremely proud and humbled to officially announce that Nextra Chermside Newsagency has been recognised as the Australian Medium Retailer of the Year 2015 by the National Retail Association. This award represents a significant milestone for our business. In the past, we have been fortunate to achieve success in many industry awards programs that are exclusively for newsagents. However, nominations for this latest accolade were open to retailers from all Australian markets. To attain first place is a credit to our wonderful team of 60 staff, our valued business partners and of course, you as a loyal customer. Indeed, just as always, this is a win for the Chermside community as a whole.

Mitch Hughes, (Marketing and eBusiness Manager) with Shannon Hickey (Area Manager) accepting the esteemed award.

Mitch Hughes, (Marketing and eBusiness Manager) with Shannon Hickey (Area Manager) accepting the esteemed award.

The Australian Medium Retailer of the Year Award recognises the retailer who demonstrates the highest levels of individuality, innovative merchandising, financial success and quality service based on a keen understanding of their customer base. This category contemplates businesses that have between 20 and 199 employees. The Rewards for Excellence Dinner was held on 02 June 2015 at the Pullman Melbourne on the Park. As you may likely be aware, the National Retail Association (‘NRA’) is Australia’s largest and most representative retail industry organisation.

For almost 100 years, the NRA has represented the interests of the retail, fast food and broader service sector, delivering critical information and advice to thousands of businesses nationally – from the smallest corner store, to the majority of Australia’s largest retail chains and franchise groups.

We would like to take this opportunity to sincerely thank Trevor Evans (CEO), Bianca Seeto (Deputy CEO) and the dedicated team at the NRA for their profound support of the Australian retail industry. Your visions and goals for retail are inspiring and keep us motivated to be the best business operators we can be. A further congratulations should also be extended to our fellow awardees at the ceremony:

  • Small Retailer of the Year: Sleepdoctor & holy Sheet! Campbelltown
  • Large Retailer of the Year: Supercheap Auto
  • Franchisee of the Year: Boost Juice Sunnybank and Boost Juice Toombul
  • Employer of the Year: Billabong Group
  • Multichannel Retailer of the Year: The Co-op
  • Training Excellence Award: Jeanswest
  • Innovation Excellence Award: Scotch & Soda
  • Sustainability Excellence Award: LUSH Fresh Handmade Cosmetics
  • Safety Excellence Award: Harris Scarfe
  • Golden Anniversary: celebrating 50 years of NRA membership: Wallace Bishop Group
  • HR Practitioner of the Year: Stewart Silk, Michael Hill
  • CEO of the Year: Anthony Lowings, KFC Australia
  • NRA Supreme Award – Retailer of the Year: Super Retail Group

On behalf of the Hickey Family and the team at Nextra Chermside Newsagency, we thank you for supporting our business.

Shannon Hickey and Mitch Hughes

Area Manager and Marketing & eBusiness Manager, Nextra Chermside Newsagency