Bob Watson Service Centre is an independently owned and run business supplying an automotive mechanics service to Hawthorn East and surrounding suburbs. We are a VACC Approved Repairer servicing all makes and models.

Established in 1977, we have developed a reputation for expert car service, car repairs and advice at a competitive price. With trends changing frequently our fully qualified technicians keep up to date with the latest technology and equipment. We use only quality oils and lubricants. At Bob Watson Service Centre, you know your vehicle is in good hands.

We are based in Hawthorn East, but also offer reliable car servicing, maintenance and repairs for residents of Hawthorn, Camberwell, Kew, Balwyn, Canterbury and surrounding areas.

Courtesy car available upon request.

Located 100m from Auburn station, a short stroll to the Auburn Village and Camberwell Junction. Contact us now to schedule your car service or repair.

Log Book Service

Bob Watson Service Centre is an authorised log book servicing provider. Completing these services helps to preserve your vehicles statutory warranty and keep your car in top shape.

Car Service

Car service is a series of maintenance carried out at a set time interval or after particular kilometre. It’s important to have your car serviced regularly to keep it running as smoothly, efficiently and safely as possible.


We have an experienced team of automotive mechanics who ensure a quality of service to your vehicle.

Roadworthy Certificate

A Roadworthy Certificate is required to sell your car. We can arrange this for you with minimum fuss.

Pre Purchase Inspection

The Bob Watson Pre-Purchase Inspection is a comprehensive inspection, including a report on the vehicles interior and exterior condition.

Clutch and Brake Service

The vehicles clutch and brake must be changed regularly to ensure optimum performance.

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