Hughenden Licensed Post Office
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Freehold Licensed Post Office.
$425,000 plus Stock at Value(20,000).
OPERATING PROFIT approximately $176,000 before Income Tax
Sale price includes Freehold Post Office Building and Fittings $225,000, Post Office License $200,000.
This Post Office is situated in the small country town of Hughenden. Hughenden is located on the Flinders Highway approximately half way between Townsville and Mount Isa. The town itself has 2 schools; one public which is primary and secondary up to year 12, the other is a Catholic Primary School. There is also a Local Health Centre (Hospital), Doctor’s Surgery, Chemist, Hotels & Motels, Caravan Park, Public swimming pool, two Supermarkets, two Banks plus other locally owned businesses.
Hughenden has some great locations, including Porcupine Gorge, camping, dinosaur relics, scenic routes which are all popular with tourists. It is a small rural town that has relaxing lifestyle.
The Post office services the town of Hughenden and also the surrounding townships of Prairie and Stamford. With two terminals it is run comfortable with 2 people. There are 7 different mail contracts running out of the post office. There is a total 321 post office boxes. The opening hours are 9.00am to 5.00pm, Monday to Friday.
A local weekly newsletter is also printed and circulated by the owners which brings in extra income.
The building has just had some renovations done which include a new disability ramp, three new split system air conditioners, Showroom revamp and a 8kw solar system connected. There is room within the building to rent out part of the space, or use it as a living area.