Eco Bags

Onya Small Shopping Bags

(34 customer reviews)

$13.95 AUD

Handy reusable shopping bags that scrunch up into a small pouch when not in use, and easily expand to carry all your shopping when needed.

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What makes our shopping bags so good?

Our reusable shopping bags are made from rPet material – recycled plastic drink bottles.

With tonnes of single use plastic going in to landfill every day, we decided it was time to take action and our gorgeous range of reusable shopping bags was born.

It’s exciting to think that the bag you carry your shopping home in is made of “rubbish” otherwise destined for landfill.

You will find our bags super strong and they are often capable of holding far more than you may be able to carry!

Our lightweight bags are also incredibly compact. Folding up into a pouch the size of your fist, our shopping bags are super convenient to carry. They also feature a sturdy carabiner clip so you can clip your shopping bag onto your handbag or belt. Never leave your reusable shopping bags at home again!

The built-in shoulder strap also comes in very handy when you simply do not have enough hands. Inside the bag, you will find the pouch and drawstring with the carabiner attached. Simply clip the carabiner into the small caddy loop found on the inside near the bag opening, and your bag is now a tote.

The caddy loops on the inside of the bag opening can be used by the checkout attendant and slipped over the plastic bag dispenser most checkouts use. This allows the checkout attendant to more easily pack your shopping bags for you.

On the front of the bag you will find a small pocket. This is useful to hold your shopping list and pen or mobile phone and car keys, or any other small items.

Features:

  • Convenient carabiner clip means it is literally always ‘On ya’
  • Built-in shoulder strap makes this a very versatile bag
  • Built-in shopping caddy loops for easy packing
  • Just 50g total weight
  • Useful front pocket
  • Holds up to 4kg/8.8lb
  • Measures 37cm wide x 46cm high/14.5in wide x 18.1in high
  • Made from up to 8 plastic bottles
  • 12 month Manufacturers Warranty

A note on our packaging: Our commitment to sustainability extends to our packaging which is made from post-consumer recycled material and printed with water based inks so it is suitable for both recycling or composting. We ship low waste and plastic free, reusing boxes and packing materials where we can or FSC certified shipping envelopes that are 100% recyclable.

Onya is proud to be a B Corporation. Our products are responsibly made in China and are 100% recyclable at the end of their long life cycle.

Additional information

Weight 0.12 g
Dimensions 19 × 11 × 3.5 cm

34 reviews for Onya Small Shopping Bags

  1. Elizabeth A

    Small strong stylish pocket sized when folded up very useful.

  2. Karen B

    Perfect size
    So handy and compact to carry in my handbag

  3. Judith S

    5 Stars

  4. Joy B

    Purple Shopping Bag
    The best little bag which fits into my bag and clips on and is not lost. Love it.

  5. Jennifer B

    Neat & practical
    Small & practical. Would be lost without them. Love the colours of bags. Highly recommended.

  6. Helen H

    Great design
    I have been using these bags for 15 years. They are strong and so easy to wash. Small when empty so it’s convenient to have with me at all times when I go out.

  7. Carrie H

    I had to replace my ten year old onya bags, much loved and ripped and mended! What a surprise to get the new model! Completely different fabric, but recycled, so that’s good! Bulkier to fold and pack after the old silky ones, but now I am used to them, they are just fine. I just love the colours – a pink and a green one, I love the designs on the pockets and the fact that I can carry them on my shoulder with the strap. Always have them onya – and I do!! Love them!!

  8. Daniel C

    Sturdy bag,good customer service.I bought one of these bags over 15 years ago roughly and love İt. It was made from a parachute material. The new version is made from recycled material I believe but doesn’t feel as lovely as the other one but this is a personal view of course but does not effect quality /sturdiness of the bag.

  9. Margaret J

    Excellent quick service.

  10. Ian M

    5 Stars

  11. Sally W

    Really handy bag
    Having lost my original onya bag whilst out shopping, i was so glad that I could buy another one great for when I am going to the local shops. Fits in my handbag and you don’t loose the carrying pouch.

  12. Jen L

    Really good –
    Like the size and ability to convert but quite thick material so doesn’t compress as much as I’d like. 10 stars for customer service and values!

  13. Maria K

    Onya bags have become indispensable for all our family members, men and women alike. We love the shape that makes it easy to carry groceries and all other stuff home. We use them to go to Yoga and Pilates, we never leave the house either with a bag clipped to our handbag or the men without one in a pocket. They are trendy, sustainable and utterly convenient

  14. Don M

    Great Bag
    Have used these bags for years and would thoroughly recommend. This one made an ideal Christmas present for grandaughter who loved colour.

  15. Lesley T

    Excellent product!
    This is my second small bag, the last one lasted more than 10 years, I’m sure this one will do the same. It’s strong, holds loads of shopping and is attractive.

  16. Paul W

    No problems ordering this my 2nd onya bag as they are just
    The right size bigger than my Waitrose reuseable bags which
    Don’t hold enough and I like the colours and small pocket on the bag

  17. Debbie G

    Love these bags so light weight and being able to fold up into the little pouches is brilliant can carry them around in my handbag

  18. rls

    Hey, I just wanted to say thanks for the long service!
    I was given one of the original small shopping bags with the NZ flag on in about 2010 – they weren’t widely available in the UK but my mum saw them at a trade show. Since then I’ve had a lot (a LOT) of reusable bags whose materials or construction haven’t stood up to the hard life I give them, but the Onya is still going strong.
    It gets thrown in the washing machine every few weeks and recently had its side seams reinforced, but it is hands down the best reusable bag I have ever had.
    Thank you and keep up the good work!

  19. Margaret G

    Great shopping bags. Easy to wash, drip dies on the line very quick.

  20. Catherine B

    I love my ONYA bag. It arrived promptly and I’ve used it everyday since.

  21. Wendy P

    Very happy and so are my two daughters who received a bag each

  22. Angela B

    I was very pleased to be able to order more Onya bags. Having them sent from Australia was surprisingly simple! I am pleased with the products and the postage and ordering experience.
    Thank you.

  23. Desireen J

    I actually found one of your bags that someone left. And then I started using it .. its has been over 9 year since I had it. And it’s getting alittle torn so I decide to look it up and found the home page.. I have been in love with the simple pull out and fold up and the plus is the clip I always have it clipped to my purses and or wallet. There for I am very happy with this product. And I got many complaments. I’m like ah walking advertisement. We dont have it here in hawaii but that would be ah good idea to start… I really do pack it with stuff I shop for it gets heavy but it’s one bag I know wont rip on me. So now having the large and another small size I’m in heaven..and I love the logo that’s what gets the shoppers going live local, shop local…

  24. Brenda Sarno

    HAD a bag for years, using occasionally, but now when we’ve been steered away from plastic bags and most people taking their own bags, I find I use it every shopping day… and its always in my handbag. Now this Christmas it is time to be my main Christmas gift for the family.

  25. Trudy J

    I will tell you a lovely story. I am living in Germany and during holiday in Australia in January 2004 or 2005 I visited the Fremental market in Perth and bought one of your small shopping bags. The man, who selled it , said that he had created the shopping bag and he put 5 kg potatoes in it to show the quality of the bag. I like my bag since that timed . It looks so as it was when I bought it..
    Viele Grüße from Germany

  26. Heather E

    I love my Onya bag and produce bags. Over time I intend on purchasing more of the different lines.

  27. Ash R

    Love how easy it is to get into the pouch. It fits into my car door perfectly. I brought 2 large and 1 small shopping bags and a set of produce bags. They are brilliant. I will get some more for others as gifts and for people I live with. Loving less plastic in my life (only the good stuff!!!)

  28. Julie

    I love this bag- used it the first day I had it. I never forget to take a reusable bag with me now- it is always clipped to my bag. Fits so easily back into its storage pouch after use

  29. Maddy O

    Love these products!!
    Will be purchasing for Xmas gifts. thank you Onya.

  30. Sarah M

    I bought one of these along with produce bags, so it also sits permanently in my handbag and takes up a tiny amount of space meaning I always have a bag handy. Super happy with the colour, stuffability, and usability. I use it for both grocery shops and other retailers. Extra fab features include the clip and the way you can convert to a shoulder bag.

  31. Jules

    Easy to get in and out of little storage pouch and a good size.

  32. Judith

    Love this bag. It’s a bit like the TARDIS – bigger on the inside! Will definitely order more.

  33. Joanne

    I love these bags, the handles are so sturdy and they fold up nicely. I do wish the handles were a little larger so I could fit my arms through them as I can with some other bags, but they are quick and easy to fold up and are nicely contained when floating around in my handbag.

    • Onya HQ

      Thanks Joanne. Just invert the pouch and use the caribiner to clip to the loop on the other side of the bag. There’s your shoulder strap 🙂

  34. Wendy White

    Bought one of these bags a few years ago and it is my favourite.
    Because of the handle position it sits nicely by your side without banging into the legs.
    Will be buying a few of the bigger bags soon.

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We make our best efforts to ensure orders are processed within 2 Business Days of being received by us with the exception of weekends and holidays when orders will be processed on the next working day.

Onya Sustainable Shipping Practices

As a Certified B Corporation, at Onya our commitment to sustainability also extends to our shipping practices. We ship low waste and plastic free, reusing boxes and packing materials where we can or FSC certified shipping envelopes that are 100% recyclable.

Onya Shipping Rates

Shipping Rates Info

FREE SHIPPING on all Australian orders over $75.

FLAT RATE SHIPPING rate of $16AUD to United States and Canada.

Australian and International shipping rates will vary depending on the size of your order and the shipping zone/country you live in (excluding United States and Canada).

Apart from the reusable drink bottle and the compostable bin liner ranges, Onya products are light, and shipping is calculated by weight and dimensions via the Australia Post shipping calculator rather than per item. This means that it may cost you the same price to ship one item or 5 items depending on the items chosen.

It’s always good to play around with items in the cart first to see how much postage will be, but we will always endeavour to ship your order in the most compact and cost effective way.

You are able to calculate how much your shipping cost will be by putting all of the items you wish to purchase in your cart and then use the shipping calculator to calculate your shipping for that order.

Australia Post updates their prices periodically so using the shipping calculator in your shopping cart is the easiest and most accurate way to get the latest shipping costs.

Remember, you get FREE SHIPPING on all Australian orders over $75 and for the United States and Canada shipping is a FLAT RATE of $16AUD!

Onya Shipping Time

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In many shipping zones deliveries may be delayed, but all services are available. For further information on delivery to your region, please visit the Australia Post website directly.

Shipping Time Within Australia

Within Australia

For all shipping within Australia we use Australia Post. Please find below the estimated transit times supplied by Auspost. To check on whether there are any known service delays in your area please check with Auspost directly.

Parcel Post

Standard shipping – including free shipping for orders over $75.

Western Australia – Metro: up to 2 business days; Country: up to 5 business days.

Outside of WA – Metro: up to 3-6 business days depending on lodgement and destination points; Country: please calculate transit time estimate using Kenwick WA 6107 in the ‘From’ window.

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Express Post is the best option to send something to another state the quickest way possible. Items sent from or to the locations outside of the Express Post next business day delivery network will usually take 2 to 3 business days with Express Post. Please calculate transit time estimate using Kenwick WA 6107 in the ‘From’ window.

Western Australia – Next business day delivery to and from Perth CBD and suburbs within postcodes 6000-6214; 6800-6999.

Outside of WA – Next day delivery – Express Post next business day delivery is only available within the Express Post next business day delivery network this service operates between all capital cities (except Darwin and in Perth CBD only) and some major centres and covers 80% of Australian business addresses, private addresses, and Post Office Boxes. Please check if your address falls within the Express Post next business day delivery network.

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Shipping Time New Zealand

New Zealand

Parcel Post (standard)
Delivery Time estimate 5 business days within metro areas.

Express International
Delivery Time estimate 3 business days within metro areas.

For delivery estimates outside of metro areas please calculate transit time estimate using Kenwick WA 6107 in the ‘From’ window.

Tracking – You can track your parcels progress within Australia  and within New Zealand using your unique tracking number.

Shipping Time United States

United States

Parcel Post (standard) – USA Flat Rate Shipping Special $16AUD.

Delivery Time estimate 15 business days within metro areas.

For delivery estimates outside of metro areas please calculate transit time estimate using Kenwick, Western Australia (WA) 6107 in the ‘From’ window.

Tracking – You can track your parcels progress within Australia and within the United States using your unique tracking number.

Shipping Time Canada

Canada

Parcel Post (standard) – Canada Flat Rate Shipping Special $16AUD

Delivery Time estimate 15 business days within metro areas

For delivery estimates outside of metro areas please calculate transit time estimate using Kenwick, Western Australia (WA) 6107 in the ‘From’ window.

Tracking – You can track your parcels progress within Australia and within Canada using your unique tracking number.

Shipping Time United Kingdom

United Kingdom

If you are in the United Kingdom please switch over to our Onya UK site for direct shipping from UK.

Shipping To Europe

Europe

Due to the EU’s current stance on VAT collection enforcing all businesses shipping to Europe to collect VAT on their behalf, we are currently unable to ship to any European country outside the UK.  If you live in Europe, please view our stockist directory to find Onya stockists.

Shipping Time All Other Countries

All other countries

Parcel Post (standard)

Delivery Time estimate 4-10+ business days within metro areas depending on your country.

Express International

Delivery Time estimate 2-6 business days within metro areas depending on your country.

For delivery estimates outside of metro areas or to your country please calculate transit time estimate using Kenwick WA 6107 in the ‘From’ window.

Tracking – You can track your parcels progress within Australia using your unique tracking number. We recommend using your national postal services tracking once your parcel has reached your country.

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With the recent bans on single-use plastic bags, Australia has joined the fight to protect the environment. Eco-friendly bags are one of the most important items available to people looking to cut back on their consumption of plastics.

Eco-Friendly Bags Australia Citizens Can Trust

Onya began in 2004 when our founder created his own eco bag. The popularity of the bag grew and Onya expanded to meet this demand. Over 15 years later we now offer a wide range of products to our customers and our eco bags are as popular as ever.

Here is everything that you need to know about the eco-friendly bags Australia citizens across the country love.

Our Eco Bags Are Made From rPET Materials

Plastic drink bottles are one of the main contaminants of our oceans. Around one million are sold every minute around the world and they regularly find their way into our waterways which can affect the marine creatures living there.

Our eco-friendly bags are made entirely from rPET material which is composed from recycled plastic drink bottles. This makes the plastic bottles – a part of the environmental problems – a part of the solution.

Super Strong and Durable

This material is very strong and durable which makes it the perfect option for reusable eco bags. Because it’s sturdy it is great for carrying a range of items and accompanying shoppers to the store. Some plastic bags are so weak that they will fall victim to rips and tears rendering the bag useless. This means that the customer wasting more plastic than they originally intended.

Our Small Eco Friendly Bags Are Lightweight And Versatile

Each bag weighs around just 50g which makes them easy to carry when they are empty and makes sure that no additional and unnecessary weight is added when carrying items.
Each of our small eco friendly bags comes with a convenient front pouch which is perfect for storing important items that you need to reach at just a moment’s notice. There is also a built-in shoulder strap so that you can carry it in whichever way is the most convenient for you. This means the bag is perfect for grabbing groceries or using it in any other type of situation.
The bag includes an attached a carry pouch to stuff the bag in when not in use which also has an attached carabiner clip that makes it easy to always have On Ya and use at just a moment’s notice.

Our Eco Bags in Australia Come With A Warranty

We are so confident in the quality and durability of our products that we offer a 12-month manufacturers warranty on our eco-friendly bags Australia residents trust. This means that our shoppers can shop safe in the knowledge that their product is going to stand the test of time and help them to reduce the amount of plastic that they use over the course of the year.

Find Your Reusable Eco-Friendly Bags Today

If you would like to find your new reusable eco bags today then be sure to visit our website and learn more about the bags.

You can also learn more about Onya and the way that we work, our philosophy, and how as a B Corp Certified company our commitment to sustainability runs through everything that we do.

Onya specialises in a great range of reusable products throughout Australia. You can also find a selection of reusable shopping bags, reusable coffee mugs, reusable ziplock bags, fabric lunch bags, snack bags & more. Browse our latest range online.

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