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Automotive & Marine business for sale in Weipa

  • Automotive & Marine
  • Airport Road Weipa QLD 4874
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Unique Business Opportunity

Located in the tropics, north of Cairns in the beautiful and prosperous town of Weipa, this profitable and well established vehicle rental company is now available for sale.

Weipa Rent-A-Car is an established business boasting contracts with Rio Tinto, State and Federal Governments, as well as local contractors, residents and visitors to Weipa and the Cape York area. The business is strategically located within the airport precinct of Weipa, on the western coast of North Queensland, approximately 700 kms northwest of Cairns.

Weipa Rent-A-Car is the longest serving, locally owned car rental business on the Cape York Peninsula. The business operates 7 days a week, with up to 63 vehicles (including ute and 4WD hire) for rental each and every day. The business also acts as the service provider for many other major car hire franchises.

Weipa Rent-A-Car has a large government department customer base including State Health, Child Safety, Family Services, Magistrates Court, Cape York Land Council, Customs, Navigation, State Defence and Department of Immigration. Others include surveyors and building companies.

The business is operated by two office administrators, one detailer and casuals for washing down vehicles when required. The manager is paid a salary plus car and phone, and opens the office every week day at 8.00am and finishes every week day at 4.30pm. At 4.00pm the administration casual commences work and works until the evening plane has departed and all vehicles are secured. The business operates well without the owners requiring to be in attendance.


Knight Frank Cairns is an independently owned office within the Knight Frank global network, servicing Far North Queensland in all its commercial property requirements.

Knight Frank Cairns has been successfully operating for 29 years and incorporates three departments into the one office; a vastly experienced Valuation department, a high-level Investment and Facilities Management division, and a Commercial Sales and Leasing department.

Knight Frank Cairns is able to provide a more accurate assessment of the local property market due to the combination of services which it offers, combined with the commitment of a team of highly professional, experienced staff who are supported by state-of-the-art research, technological and administrative resources.

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Last updated  23 Jul 2019
Map for Airport Road Weipa QLD 4874Airport Road Weipa QLD 4874
Knight Frank - Cairns
1st Floor 32 Sheridan Street Cairns QLD 4870

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