Marlow & Co
261 High St,
Ashburton, VIC 3147
Phone: 03 9885 3088
Fax: 03 9813 8342
Retail for sale
Freehold and Business LPO, 1 Terminal, 5 Days (VIC)
Beautiful Country Town – Dimboola
The Property: Ex Australia Post building.
The Post Office: Established in 1863 and in its current location since 1863 but was known as Nine Creeks until 1869 fitted out to Australia Post requirements and specification. The present owners have been operating the Post Office for approximately 18 years. The shop is large with room to introduce other products. This business has a strong and loyal local client base.The Business: Open Monday to Friday 9:00am – 5:00pm Equipped with one good size counter with one Epos machine, one bar scanner and one label printer. Currently there are 238 private post boxes installed mostly occupied. There is room to install additional private boxes should they be required. Perfect for a husband and wife team.
Services Provided: Dimboola Licensed Post Office provides all normal Australia Post Services including Western Union Money Transfer, Passports, renewal of passports, ‘Working with Children’ and 100 point ID - check and photos, Facsimile Services and Photocopy Services. This is a one stop Post Office and can operate with one person only.
The Location & Supporting Benefits: Dimboola is a town located in the Shire of Hindmarsh in the Wimmera region of Western Victoria, 337 km north-west of Melbourne, 391 km from Adelaide and 39 km from both Horsham and Nhill. Dimboola is situated on the Wimmera River. The population of Dimboola is approximately 1,800.
Dimboola’s economy is predominantly rural, with wheat and sheep although there have been recent forays into emu and alpaca rearing and olive plantations. It is a grain processing centre. The Dimboola railway station has V/Line coach services. The Overland train stops at the station three times per week.
Dimboola has an Australian Rules football team competing in the Wimmera Football League. Golfers play at the Dimboola Golf Club on Riverside.
Dimboola has 2 Banks, 1 Hotel, Chemist, Newsagent, Bakery, Café, IGA Supermarket, Accountant and 3 Schools, Hospital, Doctor and Service Station.
Net income approximately $90,000 + per annum.
Business: $230,000 + SAV + Property: $65,000
Price $295,000 + SAV ($15,000)
- Business Category: Retail
- Business Sub Category: Post Offices
- Business Selling Price: $230000
- Property Selling Price: 50000