Marlow & Co
261 High St,
Ashburton, VIC 3147
Phone: 03 9885 3088
Fax: 03 9813 8342
Retail for sale
Daylesford Stand Alone LPO, 2 Terminals, 5 1/2 Days (VIC) AGREED SALE
Daylesford 115km North West of Melbourne CBD
The Shop: Fitted out to Australia Post requirements and specification. The shop is spacious with ample storage areas and very well stocked. This shop has been established for a long time in this area and has a strong and loyal local client base.
The Business: Open Monday to Friday 9:00am – 5:00pm – Saturday 9:00am to 12:00pm Equipped with one good size counter with two Epos machine, two bar scanner, two label printers and (1) Australia Post camera which is used for taking passport and identification photos. Currently there are 764 private post boxes installed of which most are occupied.
Services Provided: This Licensed Post Office provides all normal Australia Post Services including. Does passports, renewal of passports, working with children, 100 (one) point ID – check, photos, western union money Transfer etc. The income is very consistent and increasing annually.
Income: Strong Lipoms “Australia Post Commission statements” $200,000 + with the increase in parcels and other services the commissions will increase substantially. Product sales $230,000 + lots of natural growth. An enthusiastic family coming into the business could take this business to a much higher level of income.
The Location & Supporting Benefits: Daylesford is a spa town located in the foothills of the Great Dividing Range, within the Shire of Hepburn, Victoria, approximately 115 kilometres north-west of Melbourne. First established in 1852 as a gold-mining town, today Daylesford has a population of 2,600.
Coupled with its beautiful mountain scenery, forests, gardens & lakes, Daylesford and neighbouring Hepburn Springs have become major tourist, holiday and alternative lifestyle towns. There is a thriving industry built around physical and spiritual wellness including spa treatments, massages and acupuncture.
The town is known for hosting a number of annual events including the Chill out Festival held during the Victorian Labour Day long weekend in March each year which is the largest gay and lesbian festival in rural and regional Australia, the Harvest Week Festival and the Lavandula’s Festivals and the Hepburn Springs Swiss Italian Festival celebrating the town’s Swiss-Italian heritage. Major industries in the economy of Daylesford today are healthcare, accommodation and food, and retail trade respectively.
Net income approximately $190,000 + per annum.
Price $685,000 + SAV ($30,000)
- Business Category: Retail
- Business Sub Category: Post Offices