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Why Buy a Business in Canberra?

Many people recognize Canberra as one of the best cities in the world. As people looking for business opportunities though, they view this city as a growing business capital in Australia, full of potential and promises for business owners.

Buying a business for sale Canberra presents you with is often a good idea. This is because Canberra has a high-quality infrastructure to provide for the most part. This gives it a good chance for the business to become a long-term investment as they’ll likely last longer than a generation.

The city also finds itself in a geological advantage as it’s close to Sydney, only being around 4 hours away by a vehicle. So, it also enjoys the tourism Sydney gets. In fact, some tourists even prefer the scenery in Canberra because of the difference in the environment, both in a literal and social sense.

Unlike the urban scenery Sydney has, Canberra has a more natural scene filled with walking trails and nature reserves. Different businesses can take advantage of this and provide refreshment for those enjoying the environment or add to the aesthetic and provide a piece of memorabilia to remind tourists of their experience as they head back.

The food and restaurant scene is also big in Canberra. Cafes and bars are among the most common ones, so you may want to mix it up if you plan on opening a business related to these. Even if you have a lot of competition though, you will still be able to franchise your business because of how much Canberra values character.

The social and cultural lifestyle there puts a lot of favor on how a person acts. So, you can leverage this to your advantage and use your character to help with franchising.

Getting your business rolling shouldn’t be a problem either. There’s a reason why Canberra is among the cities with low unemployment rates. So, business for sale in Canberra is a safe and smart investment you should make.

All you need to do is make sure you look at every available business for sale. Doing your due diligence in research ensures you find the business that’s best suited for your skill set. Check out these businesses now and start building your franchise today!

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ID: 2706474
1: Beauty, Health and Fitness >> Fitness Centre
2: Beauty, Health and Fitness >> Sports Centre
3: Franchise >> Franchise
Reference: VBA-2373
Business Type: Fitness Centre
Location: Canberra ACT
This nationwide health, wellness, and fitness group have been established in Australia for over 10 years.... ... of its kind, the business offers a unique ...
Price: $399,000 Save
ID: 2706259
1: Franchise >> Franchise
2: Business and Professional Services >> Computer/IT
3: Services >> Repairs
Reference: 4368304426
Business Type: Franchise
Location: Canberra ACT
Exciting Global Technology Franchise Opportunity with Multiple Revenue Streams and a market of over 300... ... for a successful business model. The very ...
Price: $200,000 Save
ID: 2706234
1: Aged Care and Retirement >> Aged Care
2: Aged Care and Retirement >> Aged Care
3: Franchise >> Franchise
Reference: 6437144
Business Type: Aged Care
Location: CANBERRA ACT
Ride the baby boomers retirement wave with a winning franchise model with GUARANTEED GROWTH.    Right... ... this is a proven business model that ...
Price: $120,000 Save
ID: 2706195
1: Franchise >> Franchise
2: Business and Professional Services >> Printing
3: >>
Reference: 2987304411
Business Type: Franchise
Location: Canberra ACT
Want to change your fortune and the mundane office routine? Here is a brilliant franchise opportunity... ... of all kinds, this business is a goldmine ...
Price: P.O.A. Save
ID: 2706187
1: Home Based >> Home Based
2: Franchise >> Franchise
3: Mobile Business >> Mobile Business
Reference: 5977304316
Business Type: Home Based
Location: Canberra ACT
Senior Helpers offers an Exciting New Franchise Opportunity in the Booming In-Home Aged Care Industry. Established... ... to own their own business and make a ...
Price: $50,000 Save
ID: 2706172
1: Beauty, Health and Fitness >> Sports Centre
2: Beauty, Health and Fitness >> Sports Centre
3: Franchise >> Franchise
Reference: 6425817
Business Type: Sports Centre
Location: CANBERRA ACT
Snap Fitness is a world leader in the fitness franchising space. Part of the Lift Brands family, we are... ... very best in the business from marketing and ...
Price: $100,000 Save
ID: 2705540
1: Bars, Pubs and Clubs >> Cafe
2: Cafe and Restaurant >> Cafe
3: Food and Hospitality >> Cafe
Reference: RIBAC1603
Business Type: Cafe
Location: Belconnen ACT
This exciting opportunity is a little different to a standard café sale and represents an opportunity... ... the actual business. LeaseBrand new 4 ...
Price: $100,000 Save
ID: 2705531
1: Home Based >> Home Based
2: Accommodation and Tourism >> Aged Care
3: Garden, Household Repairs and Maintenance >> Lawn/Garden Maintenance
Reference: 3360304207
Business Type: Home Based
Location: Canberra ACT
Great Franchise Opportunity in the aged care, disability & lifestyle in-home care and support services... ... developing up a business model that works ...
Price: $95,000 Save
ID: 2705508
1: Bars, Pubs and Clubs >> Cafe
2: Cafe and Restaurant >> Cafe
3: Food and Hospitality >> Cafe
Reference: RIRC1704
Business Type: Cafe
Location: Canberra ACT
For sale is one of Canberra's most successful independent cafes. The current owner has diligently built... ... to focus on other business opportunities. ...
Price: $1,400,000 + S.A.V. Save
ID: 2705521
1: Bike and Automotive >> Auto or Mechanical Repairs
2: Bike and Automotive >> Bike and Automotive
3: >>
Reference: 6427059
Business Type: Auto Or Mechanical Repairs
Location: CANBERRA ACT
Established in 1989 by the current owner, this highly profitable and extremely busy mechanical repair... ... dedication to the business it has now come ...
Price: $499,000 + SAV Save
Healthy bowls, salads and sushi | Nets $150k
ID: 2703984
1: Cafe and Restaurant >> Cafe
2: Food and Hospitality >> Cafe
3: Bars, Pubs and Clubs >> Cafe
Reference: RINC1012
Business Type: Cafe
Location: Canberra ACT
For sale are 2 locations of a profitable and growing food brand that focuses on offering healthy Asian... ... traffic for repeat business. Behind the scenes ...
Price: $299,000 + S.A.V. Save
ID: 2705416
1: Food and Hospitality >> Food Outlet
2: Food and Hospitality >> Takeaway
3: Franchise >> Franchise
Reference: 5505303633
Business Type: Food Outlet
Location: Canberra ACT
Jon Smith Subs is an Award-Winning Fast Casual Restaurant Franchise Opportunity, recognised as one of... ... for fast growing businesses and excellent ...
Price: P.O.A. Save
ID: 2705437
1: Food and Hospitality >> Deli
2: Food and Hospitality >> Cafe
3: >>
Reference: 6425867
Business Type: Deli
Location: CANBERRA ACT
An exciting opportunity has arisen to purchase this popular delicatessen and cafe located at the Fyshwick... ... easy to run business would be best ...
Price: $310,000 + SAV Save
ID: 2705374
1: Cleaning, Laundry and Waste Services >> Cleaning
2: Mobile Business >> Mobile Business
3: Garden, Household Repairs and Maintenance >> Lawn/Garden Maintenance
Reference: 4113304134
Business Type: Cleaning
Location: Canberra ACT
Our franchise network is after motivated individuals who set their goals for success like us. We offer... ... business with two income ...
Price: $17,990 Save
ID: 2705267
1: Business and Professional Services >> Bookkeeping
2: Business and Professional Services >> Accounting
3: Business and Professional Services >> Consultancy
Reference: B/KCan-PT
Business Type: Bookkeeping
Location: Canberra ACT
The Vendors really know what they are doing but it's time to sell. The business is highly systemized around Xero with all staff having high level skills. The business continues to grow as a result of...
Price: $595,000 + Equipment Save
5 Day Lobby Cafe | 14/15k per week
ID: 2705181
1: Cafe and Restaurant >> Cafe
2: Food and Hospitality >> Cafe
3: >>
Reference: IMK0824
Business Type: Cafe
Location: Canberra ACT
For sale is a fast moving 5 day lobby cafe in a busy office building in Civic. The cafe sells in the... ... straightforward business run by an ...
Price: $249,000 + S.A.V. Save
BOOKKEEPING BUSINESS CANBERRA - $462k
ID: 2705153
1: Business and Professional Services >> Bookkeeping
2: Business and Professional Services >> Accounting
3: Business and Professional Services >> Consultancy
Reference: OO-PT
Business Type: Bookkeeping
Location: Canberra ACT
A handy Bookkeeping Business centrally located in the business precinct of a South Western suburb of Canberra A bookkeeping and advisory business that focuses on delivering a high level of efficiency,...
Price: $462,000 + Equipment Save
Gungahlin Burger Restaurant
ID: 2705122
1: Cafe and Restaurant >> Restaurant
2: Food and Hospitality >> Restaurant
3: >>
Reference: RIHB2704
Business Type: Restaurant
Location: Gungahlin ACT
For sale is a Fast Food Restaurant located in the fast growing suburb of Gungahlin. The owner took the... ... The owner took the business a month ago and ...
Price: $39,000 WIWO Save
Iconic Ice-cream, Cake & Dessert Store! *An Amazing 96% Return...
ID: 2705130
1: Food and Hospitality >> Food and Hospitality
2: Food and Hospitality >> Food and Hospitality
3: Food and Hospitality >> Food and Hospitality
Reference: 6420313
Business Type: Food And Hospitality
Location: CANBERRA ACT
The Frugii Dessert Laboratory located in Braddon is an icon of the Canberra food scene.The late owner,... ... for Easter.The business started from ...
Price: 125,000 + SAV Save
Be Your Own Boss: Mobile Franchise in Canberra
ID: 2660876
1: Bike and Automotive >> Spray Painting
2: Franchise >> Franchise
3: Mobile Business >> Mobile Business
Type: New Franchise
Business Type: Spray Painting
Location: Canberra ACT
This large exclusive area has many potential customers grouped together, and has been serviced in the past by a long term Franchisee. The territory is currently for sale for $49,500.00 + new or second...
Price: $49,500 + Vehicle Save
Large Cafe/Eatery in Belconnen
ID: 2705091
1: Bars, Pubs and Clubs >> Cafe
2: Cafe and Restaurant >> Cafe
3: Food and Hospitality >> Cafe
Reference: RICB0802
Business Type: Cafe
Location: Belconnen ACT
For sale is a large cafe and eatery in the fast growing suburb of Belconnen. The business enjoys a large footprint and is perfectly setup to offer a wide range of cuisines with a large commercial kitchen...
Price: $149,000 WIWO Save
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ID: 2704696
1: Food and Hospitality >> Cafe
2: >>
3: >>
Reference: 6397973
Business Type: Cafe
Location: CANBERRA ACT
These iconic premises have operated continuously as a food outlet for almost 50 years with only a handful... ... Newham of Finn Business Sales on 0419 263 ...
Price: $1 Save
*Huge 107% Return on Investment! Approximately $800k Worth of...
ID: 2704632
1: Leisure/Entertainment >> Leisure
2: Accommodation and Tourism >> Caravan Park
3: Accommodation and Tourism >> Charters/Tours
Reference: 6398465
Business Type: Leisure
Location: CANBERRA ACT
An exciting opportunity has now become available to purchase this highly profitable caravan and campervan... ... and accessories business.The business has ...
Price: $695,000 + SAV Save
Popular Tea & Beverage Store in Great Location!
ID: 2704631
1: Food and Hospitality >> Cafe
2: Franchise >> Franchise
3: >>
Reference: 6398464
Business Type: Cafe
Location: CANBERRA ACT
This is a Tea’rrific opportunity to own one of the original and most famous globally recognised iced/bubble t... ... thanks to their business model. It's time ...
Price: $220,000 + SAV Save
Popular and Well Located Belconnen Cafe & Restaurant!
ID: 2704629
1: Food and Hospitality >> Cafe
2: >>
3: >>
Reference: 6398455
Business Type: Cafe
Location: CANBERRA ACT
New to the market is this popular and well located cafe which sits perfectly amongst several government... ... and local businesses.The cafe has ...
Price: $95,000 + SAV Save
Highly Profitable & Long Established White Goods Delivery & Installation...
ID: 2704626
1: Transport, Distribution and Storage >> Truck
2: Garden, Household Repairs and Maintenance >> Lawn/Garden Maintenance
3: >>
Reference: 6398450
Business Type: Truck
Location: CANBERRA ACT
A fantastic opportunity to purchase this goods delivery business has just become available.The current owners have been running the business since 2004, however it has been in operation for some years...
Price: $375,000 Save
Award-winning wellness spa uniquely located in the heart of Canberra...
ID: 2704605
1: Beauty, Health and Fitness >> Day Spa
2: Beauty, Health and Fitness >> Beauty Salon
3: Health and Medical Services >> Massage
Reference: 3323710
Business Type: Day Spa
Location: Canberra ACT
Looking for an investment in the growing wellness market segment?A well-established business opportunity has now become available for purchase in a unique and unrivalled location.ABOUT THE OPPORTUNITY:This...
Price: $701,000 Save
SUPER CASTLES (JUMPING CASTLES) BUSINESS – WORK 2-3 DAYS P.W. W...
ID: 2684458
1: Leisure/Entertainment >> Amusement Centre
2: Hire and Rental >> Hire
3: >>
Reference: 23933_9
Business Type: Amusement Centre
Location: Sydney NSW
Phone enquiries - please quote property ID 23933. Super Castles is a family-friendly leading supplier... ... buying a whole business with all the ...
Price: - Save
SUPER CASTLES (JUMPING CASTLES) BUSINESS – WORK 2-3 DAYS P.W. W...
ID: 2684451
1: Leisure/Entertainment >> Amusement Centre
2: Hire and Rental >> Hire
3: >>
Reference: 23933_2
Business Type: Amusement Centre
Location: Canberra City QLD
Phone enquiries - please quote property ID 23933. Super Castles is a family-friendly leading supplier... ... buying a whole business with all the ...
Price: - Save
Mobile Pet Care Services Business – Canberra, ACT
ID: 2705867
1: Animal and Pet Care >> Pet Shop
2: Mobile Business >> Mobile Business
3: >>
Reference: 6341339
Business Type: Pet Shop
Location: CANBERRA ACT
Business ID: BS146008Turnover: 2019/20 approx. $120K – No Premises Required!This well-established enterprise i... ... includes 2 businesses – ACT Home Pet ...
Price: $41,000 Save
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