This business sells and delivers bottled gas (45kg lpg), and a wide range of gas appliances including continual Hot Water Systems, Solar/Gas Boosted H.W.S, gas ovens, gas pizza cookers, etc. The business also offers a delivery run, with 620 'delivery customers' on the books and increasing daily.
The business can run very cost effectively, with wages being the main cost. Sewerage has already been connected and electricity is currently $2.50 per daily use. Weekly rent is $350, with rentees having first choice of buying should the building become a rental property. Rates on land are currently $3000 per year. Currently employs one fulltime office/sales person and a part-time delivery person.
Tablelands Gas and Appliances is ideally placed to grow rapidly, set in the centre of the main street in town. The target market area is rapidly expanding with the business across the Southern Tablelands district including Malanda, Topaz, Tarzali, Millaa Millaa, Herberton, Ravenshoe, Peeramon, Millstream, Yungaburra, etc. This business represents enormous potential, with the population in the area predicted to double in the next 14 years.