Listing ID: 1399
If you have a passion for horses and a determination to run your own profitable business, this investment opportunity on the beautiful Sunshine Coast is a very rare find.
Built from the ground up by an astute owner, and operating out of Corbould Park Racecourse, Caloundra Livestock Transport has an outstanding reputation within the industry for safety and reliability and is the go-to transport business in the area.
-Transports horses between local race meets within South East Queensland, including Brisbane, Gold Coast, Ipswich
-Large and loyal customer base
-Dedicated and professional team of staff who all share a passion for horses and their safety in transit
-Sale includes 4 trucks: 1993 Nissan UD 9-horse truck, 2005 Nissan UD 9-horse truck, 2005 Nissan UD 6-horse truck, 2008 Hino GD 6-horse truck
-Vehicles regularly checked for compliance and reliability
-Leased premises consist of 2 stables, 3 yards plus an office; low rent
-Current owner works approx. 25 hours per week, handling bookings, staff, payroll etc
-2-week training period at settlement; further support could be negotiated
The business employs 4 casual staff, all with heavy vehicle licences. They are trained, passionate horse handlers with many years’ experience. The business is capable of expansion with the addition of new runs; the current owner stopped these runs to have a better work/lifestyle balance.
In an industry where standards are exceptionally high, this business is a great example of how to do things right. With good consistent turnover, Caloundra Livestock Transport is primed for an energetic new operator to take over and further grow the business.
Price: $485,000 + SAV
Caloundra, Queensland 4551