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Longreach, Queensland

Leasehold Camping/Outdoors Retail Store with No Competition – Longreach, Qld

Listing ID: 1412


Lack of direct competition is a huge bonus when you buy a business, and that’s exactly what you get with this long-established camping and outdoors retail store in Longreach.

The only business of its kind within a 450km radius, Longreach Outdoors Centre services a local population of around 4,000 people, plus over 25,000 tourists who visit the town between April and October.

-Trust local business established 18 years ago

-Current owners took over in January 2009

-Prime position on the main street Longreach CBD

-Large leasehold premises with 210m2 shopfront plus 100m2 storage shed

-The business sells a huge range of camping and outdoors equipment, including swags, camp ovens, fishing tackle, tents, cooking utensils, kitchen wares, gas cookers, caravan parts, toilet chemicals and more

-Pool water testing and chemicals provide an additional income stream, as Longreach has over 100 swimming pools

-Customer base includes locals, tourists and local government organisations

-One full-time staff member plus 1 or 2 casuals (3-4 hours a day) depending on the season

-Offered WIWO with pool testing equipment, 4 computers, fax, copier, phones, till, all shop fittings, fridge/freezer, kettle etc

-Hours: 8.30am to 5pm on weekdays; 9am to noon on Saturdays

-Current owner will stay on for up to 6 weeks if required

Previous retail experience isn’t essential, as you can learn about the products as you go. With the current owner moving away and therefore selling, this is a great opportunity for a couple, family or someone who enjoys the outdoors.

Leasehold Price: $150,000 negotiable + stock on hand (approx. $120,000 at present) Open to offers


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Longreach, Queensland