Marlow & Co
261 High St,
Ashburton, VIC 3147
Phone: 03 9885 3088
Fax: 03 9813 8342
Retail for sale
Seaside Resort LPO (VIC) NEW
Situated 175 kilometres south-east of Melbourne. Venus Bay fully booked in Summer.
The Shop: The shop is very spacious, bright and clean, with one good size counter. A fit-out was completed in 2012 to Australia Post requirements and no further updates have been requested.
The Business: Open Monday to Friday 9:00am – 5pm Saturday 9:00am -12noon. This business is situated in a lock-up shop within a shopping strip with various other supporting shops. The Post Office displays most Australia Post products and a vast mix of other products. The Post Office is equipped with one counter (1) Epos terminal, (1) Barcode Scanner, (1) Label Printer. This Post Office has 307 private boxes all occupied.
Services Provided: This Licensed Post Office provides all normal Australia Post Sales and Services including working with children, 100 (one) point ID – check, photos, western union money Transfer etc. in addition the post office has a vibrant sub-news agency, stationary gifts and toys. The income is very secure and stable, increasing annually.
The Location & Supporting Benefits: Tarwin Lower is a small town located 175 kilometres south-east of Melbourne. It rests on the south bank of the Tarwin River. It is 33 km east of Wonthaggi and 7 km east of Venus Bay. It is in the South Gippsland Shire.
The majority of the town is on its main street, River Drive, and is often passed through by holiday makers on their way to nearby Venus Bay, or as a scenic route to Walkerville and Waratah Bay. The main shopping strip is home to several small shops, including IGA Supermarket, Chemist, Bakery, Garage, Community Church, local Mechanics Institute hall, tennis courts and CFA. Behind River Drive is the small primary school and the Community Centre which hosts several small groups and is visited by doctors, welfare nurse and occasional other medical plus education services for under school-age children. At the western end of the town is the local fishing jetty and picnic table. The town is home to the local football team. A walk along the boardwalk exists along the banks of the river from Venus Bay to Tarwin Lower. This is very busy during summer months with walkers
Net income approximately $116,000 + per annum
- Business Category: Retail
- Business Sub Category: Post Offices