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Post Office With Profit Growth Even During Downturn For Sale

Calen, Queensland
Asking Price:
$330,000 (AUD) Furniture / Fixtures and Inventory / Stock included
Sales Revenue:
$100K - $250K (AUD)
Cash Flow:
Available on request

This business is located in the thriving agricultural township of Calen, 35 minutes north of Mackay and approximately an hour from the Whitsundays, Calen boasts an amazing lifestyle with beautiful beaches, fabulous fishing and great crabbing spots.

Calen Licensed Post Office was established in the 1930s and in the past 5 years has continued to record profit growth even during the economic downturn experienced by many other businesses. This Post Office provides vital services to the local community including the full suite of Australia Post services, banking, gift-ware, office supplies and general office services. With Bruce Highway frontage Calen Post Office also attracts customers from the thousands of vehicles passing every day.

Calen features a great P-12 School, Service Station with RACQ , Hotel, Electrical store, Hair dresser, Newsagent and is host to regular music festivals. This business is an opportunity not only to earn a great income but also become a part of a supportive and friendly country community.

The Post Office includes 1 terminal, 156 Post Office Boxes, a mail contract and can be easily operated by 1.5 people.

Listed as a package, the sale includes a renovated, 2 bedroom adjoining residence with split-system air-conditioning, on a fenced 974m2 block with sheds and established gardens. The residence is currently tenanted, presenting an opportunity for new owners to rent the home and work from the Post Office, or live and work from home.

* Sales and profits are growing year by year.
* Use of one of Australia's most recognized brands.
* Fee and commission structure, with discounts for purchasing Australia Post Products
* Access to management and business systems
* No prior experience required - all initial training and support is provided
* POS and marketing programs
* You are responsible for the day-to-day operation of the Post Office
* Geographic boundaries provide protection from competition
* Loyal customer base established by current owners
* NO ongoing franchise or licence fees
* Take advantage of the amazing lifestyle opportunities North Queensland has to offer
* This business only operates 5 days per week offering a great lifestyle balance.

Property information

Real Estate:

Real Property Included

Living Accommodation:

2 Bedroom residence with split system air conditioning.


Calen Post Office is located 35 minutes north of Mackay and approximately 60 mins from Airlie Beach. Highway frontage.

Size in square feet:

Business Operation

Expansion Potential:

There is an opportunity to increase revenue by stocking telecommunication products and more gift lines

Reasons for selling:


Trading hours:

8am -5pm Monday - Friday

2 casuals
Years established:
Approx. 80 years

Other Information

Support & training:

No prior experience required - all initial training and ongoing support provided.

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