A guide to Gold Buying and Selling in Hobart, Tasmania.

Located in the heart of Hobart city, Tasmania, Metal Urges Fine Jewellery & Diamonds is your trusted, honest one stop shop to buy and sell gold. Metal Urges Fine Jewellery & Diamonds is a locally owned business renowned for its integrity and expertise within the industry. Whether you’re looking to invest in gold, sell your gold items, or simply explore the world of precious metals, Metal Urges is your trusted partner in Hobart.

Why Choose Metal Urges Fine Jewellery & Diamonds?

A Legacy of Trust and Honesty

At Metal Urges Fine Jewellery & Diamonds, trust is the cornerstone of our business. For over twenty years, we have built our reputation on providing honest appraisals and fair market values for gold and other precious metals. Our clients know that when they walk through our doors, they are entering a place where integrity matters.

We understand that buying and selling gold can be a significant decision, often involving sentimental items or substantial investments. Our team is dedicated to ensuring that every client feels comfortable and confident in their decisions. We provide transparent information and educate our clients about the gold and metals market, helping them make informed choices.

Locally Owned and Operated

Being locally owned means more than just having a business address in Hobart; it means being a part of the community. Metal Urges Fine Jewellery & Diamonds is proud to contribute to the local economy and support local artisans. Our deep roots in Tasmania give us a unique perspective on the local market and enable us to provide personalized services that reflect the values and needs of our community.

Our commitment to the local community extends beyond our business operations. We actively participate in local events, support charitable causes, and strive to make a positive impact in Hobart. When you choose Metal Urges, you are not just choosing a service; you are supporting a business that cares about the wellbeing of Hobart, Tasmania and all its residents.

The Process of Buying Gold

Understanding the Market

Buying gold can be an excellent investment, but it requires an understanding of the market. At Metal Urges Fine Jewellery & Diamonds, we provide comprehensive guidance to help you navigate the complexities of gold investment. Our experts stay updated with global market trends and local factors that may influence gold prices, ensuring that you receive accurate and current information.

Quality and Authenticity

When purchasing gold, quality and authenticity are paramount. We offer a wide range of gold products, from investment-grade bullion to exquisite gold jewellery. Each piece is meticulously inspected for quality and authenticity. Our gold items come with certification, providing peace of mind that you are investing in genuine, high-quality gold.

Personalised Service

The Metal Urges team believe that buying gold should be a personalised experience. Our team takes the time to understand your specific needs and investment goals. Whether you are selling, a first-time buyer or a seasoned investor, we tailor our services to meet your individual requirements. We provide detailed consultations and answer any questions you may have, ensuring you feel confident and informed.

The Process of Selling Gold

Fair and Transparent Valuations

Selling gold can be an emotional experience, especially if the items hold sentimental value. At Metal Urges Fine Jewellery & Diamonds, we approach every interaction with empathy and professionalism. Our valuation process is thorough and transparent. We evaluate your gold based on current market rates, weight, and purity, providing a fair and competitive offer. We will communicate clearly via email confirming each stage of the purpose in writing and waiting for your approval before proceeding.

FAST Payment

We understand the importance of prompt transactions. Once a valuation is agreed upon, and the required seven day cooling off period has elapsed we make payment directly. Our process is streamlined to ensure that you receive your payment quickly and securely, without unnecessary delays.

Privacy and Discretion

Selling gold is a personal matter, and we respect your need for discretion. Our consultations and transactions are conducted in a confidential setting, ensuring your privacy is maintained throughout the process.

Gold and Precious Metal Recycling

Metal Urges Fine Jewellery & Diamonds is committed to recycling on every level. We recycle all gold and precious metals scrap from our workshops and materials purchased from our clients. We acknowledge and understand that mining new gold from the earth has a far greater impact than reusing metals already in human hands. Almost all metals used within Metal Urges are completely or partially recycled.

Community Engagement

Our commitment to the community goes beyond our business operations. We believe in giving back to the community that has supported us over the years. Metal Urges Fine Jewellery & Diamonds actively participates in local events, sponsors charitable causes, and supports initiatives that promote the cultural and economic growth of Hobart.


Whether you are looking to buy or sell gold in Hobart, Tasmania, Metal Urges Fine Jewellery & Diamonds is your trusted partner. Our commitment to trust, honesty, and supporting the local community sets us apart. We invite you to visit our store and experience the difference that comes with working with a locally owned business that prioritizes your needs and values.

Discover the world of gold buying and selling with Metal Urges Fine Jewellery & Diamonds – where trust, honesty, and local expertise shine.