Amusement Skill Tester Vending Machines – Mackay

January 19, 2018


About the Business
Koalakrane Mackay has been established since 2010 and operates in the Mackay region. The business consists of 22 amusement crane (claw) machines (commonly called ‘skill tester’ machines) which are ideally positioned in pubs, clubs, hotels, shopping malls and retail shops.

The business consistently ranks in the top 5 of over 100 franchisees. This success is due to the vendor’s attention to detail with each machine, and her focus on each machine being a shopfront for an exciting product.

The machines are all in good condition and easy to maintain and there is excellent technical support from head office if needed. All Koalakrane machines stand out from competitors with their sturdy construction, dependable components, and eye-catching designs. Koalakrane machines utilize tempered safety glass to ensure durability and safety and the machines have user friendly operator interfaces. For full details, visit

The best thing about Koalakrane machines is the fantastic range of prizes that players can win. Because the prizes are such good quality, many players love to collect the full range of products and wont stop until they collect them all. Prizes include licensed NRL footballs and teddy bears, and the full set of characters from the latest movies such as Star Wars, Frozen, Minions, etc – there is always something to new for players to claw out.

Popular brands that are stocked include NRL, AFL, Spalding, State of Origin, Steeden, Disney, Pixar, Universal, and Dreamworks.

About the Franchise
Koalakrane has been established for over 16 years and over one hundred franchisees and nearly two thousand machines in operation throughout Australia and New Zealand. Franchisees operate their businesses in their own exclusive home territory and the Koalakrane franchise assists with technical support, business systems and most importantly products and promotional material for their machines.

With an online manual and proprietary mobile app, franchisees are able to gain easy access to online instructions, videos and comprehensive accounting reports.

Business Hours
The vendor only works part time in the business and spends 3 days a week (approx 8 hours each day) completing her run, stock ordering and any administration work.

Koalakrane Mackay is currently making well over $1,000 per week profit, with annual sales ranging from $225,000 to $250,000. Full accountant’s financial statements are available for interested buyers.

Areas of Competitive Edge
Many areas of competitive edge exist including:

  • Very well established business for over 7 years
  • Home based business with low overheads
  • Flexible hours so work whenever suits you
  • Only work 3 days a week and earn a full time wage
  • Excellent and reliable cash income stream with great figures
  • Plenty of room for expansion
  • Can be operated by anyone – man, woman, couple, retired, semi-retired
  • Includes 22 well stocked machines that are in excellent condition
  • Consistently ranking in top 5 of over 100 franchisees
  • Excellent franchise with top support from head office
  • Quality prizes that encourage people to play
  • Full on the job training

Business Price
Koalakrane Mackay is being sold on a walk in walk out basis for $150,000.

To receive further information, please complete our online Confidentiality Agreement form at Alternatively, contact:

  • Susan  Butler – 0419 905 463 or


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