Newsagency and Post Office
Hughenden l QLD
Ref: NR4051

Post Office and Property - 1 Terminal, 5 days PW For Sale

Pleasant Country Town Situated on the banks of the Flinders River.

The Shop: The shop is very neat, bright and clean, with one good size counter. The Post Office is a very secure, monopoly type business and the working conditions are pleasant. A Security System is fitted and there is Wheelchair access to the Post Office. The property: A spacious solid building with ample room to convert part of the building to a two-three bedroom dwelling.

The Business: Open Monday to Friday 9:00am to 5:00pm. Equipped with (2) Epos terminals, (2) Barcode Scanners, (2) Label Printers (2) Electric Cash Drawers and (1) Australia Post Passport Photo Camera. There are currently 398 private boxes installed with 80% occupancy. This business can be operated very comfortably by a husband and wife team.

Services Provided: This Licensed Post Office provides all normal Australia Post Services including Passports and Passport renewals, Western Union Money Transfer, Bank at Post, Bill pay and Facsimile/Photocopy Services. The income is very consistent and increasing annually.

Opportunities: Introduce additional products; Working with children, promote 100 point ID – checks and photos, extend trading hours. Promote Newsletter Advertising.

The Location & Supporting Benefits: Hughenden is a town in Queensland, situated on the banks of the Flinders River. It is located on the Flinders Highway, 383 kilometres west of Townsville, 523 kilometres from Mount Isa and 1,438 kilometres north-west of Brisbane. Hughenden is the major centre of the Flinders Shire and the region around Hughenden is a key centre for the grazing of sheep and cattle.
Hughenden has four National Parks, gem fields, mountainous volcanic basalt country, sweeping black soil plains and rich fossil and dinosaur areas. The facilities include a visitor information centre, library, showground, shire hall, and racecourse.

Hughenden has a large range of sports on offer including pony clubs, swimming, lawn bowls, golf, netball, tennis, camp drafting, rugby league and gymnastics. Shops and small businesses in the area include Supermarkets, Chemist, Newsagent, Real Estate Agent, Agricultural Supplies, Pubs, Motel, Caravan Park, Cafes and Bakery.
There is an airport in Hughenden.

Net income approximately $175,000 + per annum

Business: $200,000 + Licence: $180,000

Price: $38,000 Freehold + S.A.V. question mark popup button
Marlow & Co
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Broker : Nino Ruscitti
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1st Floor, 261 - 267 High Street

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