EVER dream of throwing it all in and setting up shop in a business, your very own business?
If you're ready for the change of a lifetime, we've searched far and wide across the Central West to bring you some of the best businesses on the market right now.
Post office, Peak Hill
Buy your own little piece of history along with a business in Peak Hill.
The town's post office (above) first opened on November 7, 1889 and it's still trading today.
This business trades five days a week. This business does require one additional staff other than the two partners, to cover one of the mail runs for 25 hours per week.
The post office has main road frontage with customer parking directly outside, a retail trading area stocking a full range of core products associated with the Licensed Post Office.
The price is $620,000 plus SAV.
Hair salon, Dubbo
A large, busy and profitable hair salon in Dubbo is on the market.
Would suit a hairdresser looking to own their own salon or someone wishing to run the business from the reception area as a front of house.
This salon is set in a sought-after location in an always desirable strip of shops with parking out front of the salon.
It's on the market for $164,000 plus stock.
Fruit, veg and hospitality shop, Bathurst
This is a spacious and extremely well-presented fruit and vegetable store.
It currently operates as a supermarket/greengrocer providing a wide range of fresh fruit and vegetables, seafood, small goods and gourmet products, wholesale as well as retail.
This shop has been established for more than 90 years with regular clientele base.
If you're interested in giving this business a go, it could be yours for $420,000 plus SAV.
Established for many years, Nextra Orange is situated in the heart of the shopping precinct of Orange among other quality stores, offering excellent exposure and a high traffic location.
Due to declining health the owners are seeking to retire.
The store's product lines include: Lottery, greeting cards, magazines and gift merchandise.
Any reasonable offer will be considered.
Restaurant, cafe and cellar door, Cowra
The business has multiple income streams and includes: Quarry restaurant, cellar door, courtyard and a separate residence.
The Quarry, built and established in 1980, offers tastings and sales from five vineyards and is known for providing wonderful fresh local produce.
The cellar door is adjacent to the restaurant, there's a tree-covered courtyard for alfresco dining and a separate residence.
The property is listed at $775,000 plus SAV.
Cafe and bakery, Oberon
Oberon Pies and Pastries has been serving up tasty food for more than 16 years.
There is a wonderful opportunity to expand the business model to include a cafe or expand operations of the bakery. With increasing profits, there are many options available for this great business.
The current owners are ready for retirement and the store is up for sale for $135,000 plus SAV.
Lollie store, cafe and cellar door, Molong
This business is a rare opportunity and it's the only licensed premises in town, outside of the pubs.
It was established more than seven years ago and has multiple sources of income derived from: Alcohol sales (cellar door); gelati sales; cafe and gift store.
The business carries a huge range of confectionery, imported chocolate, candy from the USA, UK and New Zealand, along with 30 flavours of the original Molong gelato.
This business also holds monthly live music nights in the retro-ambient cafe.
It's on the market for $485,000 (GST na).
Mining/earth moving business, Mudgee
Ulan Stone Mine is situated overlooking Ulan Coal Mines and the village of Ulan which is around 40 kilometres north of Mudgee.
The operational quarry has been placed on the market by the retiring directors.
Mine products include: Dimension stone (used by architects and builders as both internal and external stone features, floor tiles and benchtops); decorate pebbles; road bases, structural fill, backfill/bedding sand and aggregates.
Looking for this kind of opportunity? It's on the market for $1,900,000 WIWO.
Caravan park, Trangie
This freehold caravan park located 70 kilometres north-west of Dubbo is on the market.
The caravan park is situated on a large shady park with great facilities and clean, comfortable and affordable accommodation.
There is a good mix of accommodation options, ranging from cabins with ensuites, standard cabins, powered and unpowered sites, and some railway carriages that have been converted.
The park is on the market for $495,000 (GST na).
If you've ever wanted a motel of your own, the Parkside Motor Inn in Lithgow could be it.
The property features 17 refurbished units, long lease and good rent ratio, underutilised restaurant, and a modern residence,
The current owners say the motel has performed well during the COVID-19 period.
It's on the market on a reduced leasehold for $450,000.
Cafe and florist, Parkes
The Pink Orchid Cafe and Florist has been established for 15 years and is a popular meeting place in Parkes.
The business is located close to Coles and Woolworths, shops and an aged care facility.
There's indoor and outdoor areas for the casual diner, corporate lunch guest or for a private function.
It's on the market for $65,000 (GST na).
Laundry/dry cleaning store, Bathurst
This Bathurst business is a retail laundry including self service laundromat, serviced laundromat (individuals), serviced laundromat (commercial), bed and bathroom linen hire (commercial), bed and bathroom linen hire and ironing.
Equipment includes 10 washing machines, 14 gas dryers and two presses.
The business is sold with all linen and necessary stock included and it currently has very strong support from more than 50 account holders and individual clients.
It's on the market for $210,000 (GST na).
Trailer business, Orange
Central West Trailers was founded in Orange in 2013 and now it's on the market.
This business has excellent exposure to local traffic and with future developments of the Southern Distributor passing within a stone throw of the doorstep.
Given a recent change in the owner's family situation the business is now on the market for a new person to reap the rewards.
The business is for sale for $485,000 W.I.W.O.
Childcare opportunity, Mudgee
On offer is a new 120 place leasehold childcare centre to be constructed in the new master plan development Caerleon Estate, situated on the northern outskirts of Mudgee NSW.
The are currently five long day care centres in Mudgee supplying 261 places to a resident market of 1110 children under five years old. This high ratio of 4.3 children per place.
The childcare developer is seeking an experienced childcare operator and will work with the tenant on centre design and more.
Offers for this opportunity are now open.