The Gem Den

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  • 5 car spaces
  • Approx 7661 Square metres


Live in a unique country town and work on your own multi-faceted business which has excellent potential whatever your expertise. A great tourist stop on the Savannah Way, this Mount Surprise business is located at the front of a small home. The freehold purchase includes cafe facilities, a shop and the local Post Office franchise is currently operated from the main building. This profitable business has been lovingly built up over 20 years with full accountant figures to support this.

Included in this sale are two commercial parcels of land including a one bedroom home with ensuite, a high clearance 2 bay garage with a mezzanine floor, carport and a cold room. Several outbuildings offer the potential for running a business enterprise from home. One block is currently used for parking and has established garden beds. Water is supplied via two bores filtered into several tanks with two tanks reserved exclusively for rainwater. The shop with cafe and Post Office areas are located at the front of the main building.

The Post Office is easily run offering most services and facilities associated with Australia Post. There is a contractor delivering to local properties while all residents pick up their mail over the counter. This outlet is paid a retainer and commissions on all services and facilities that are performed.

Located on the Savannah Way, the tourist season from May through to September will be your busiest times. Having the only shop to sell fossicking licences is a bonus as you will get tourists who want to try their hand on the Gem fields in your door. Fossicking hire equipment is included in this sale as are all the fixtures and fittings. Mount Surprise is located approximately 4 hours drive west of Cairns or 315klm and is on Highway 1 taking you to the Gulf Country. Close to the popular Undara Lava Tubes National Park and centrally placed with many wonderful natural attractions bringing visitors to the area. The Etheridge Shire is a developing region with a large-scale wind farm in the making as well as the Gilbert River irrigation area and funding has recently been approved for an Aboriginal property enterprise expected to open to the public in 2020.

Escape to the country and grow this iconic business enterprise. Trading figures are available upon completion of a confidentiality form. Contact Sole marketing agent Rino Gava on 0427 779 086 Ref BMS146

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