Marlow & Co
261 High St,
Ashburton, VIC 3147
Phone: 03 9885 3088
Fax: 03 9813 8342
Retail for sale
Freehold LPO with 3 BR Residence. 1 Terminal, 5 days PW (TAS)
Geeveston - 62 km South West of Hobart Tasmania – rare opportunity to acquire this unique business and property.
The Shop: Is very spacious, bright and clean, with one good size counter. A Security System is fitted and a Disability Access Ramp was installed in 2011.The Post Office is a very secure, monopoly type business and the working conditions are pleasant.
The property: includes a fully renovated residence with 3 bedrooms and a study. Rental income is also derived from an adjoining shop.
Plant and equipment included in the sale are CCTV-Alarm System, Electronic Scales, Heat Pump, Photocopier, Fax Machine, Desks, Mail Sorting Equipment, Shelving and Window & Door Blinds.
The Business: Open Monday to Friday 9:00am to 5:00pm and is equipped with one good size counter containing one Epos machine, one bar scanner and one label printer. Currently there are 414 private post boxes installed with no vacancy and a waiting list. There is ample room to install additional private boxes. The post office can be opened Saturday mornings which would increase income significantly. The Post Office also houses one Mail Contractor.
Product lines sold at the Post Office include homewares.
Services Provided: This Licensed Post Office provides all normal Australia Post Services except for passports.
The Location & Supporting Benefits: Geeveston is a small Australian town in the south of Tasmania on the Huon River, 62 km south west of Hobart, making it Australia’s most southerly administrative centre.
Geeveston is on the Huon Highway and is the gateway to the Hartz Mountains National Park. It is the centre of Tasmania’s apple and fruit-growing industry as well as forestry and aquaculture industries. The population of the area is approximately 1,430. Geeveston is a popular tourist destination with 80,000 visitors annually to the region to visit the Tahune Air Walk and the Hartz Mountains National Park.
Geeveston has a Bowls Club, Football Club, RSL, Yacht Clubs, Indoor Sports Centre, Library, Community Centre, Town Hall and a Heritage Park.
Shops and businesses in the area include a Doctors Surgery, Chemist, IGA, Hardware, Bendigo Bank, Police Station, Childcare Centre, BP Service Station, Takeaway, Bakery, Café, ATM, Visitors Centre and Bed & Breakfast Accommodation.
Net income approximately $104,000 + per annum
Business: $230,000 + SAV
Total Price: $560,000 + SAV ($15,000)
- Business Category: Retail
- Business Sub Category: Post Offices
- Business Selling Price: $230000
- Property Selling Price: 330000