Forrest Beach Supermarket – Ingham

June 24, 2022


This is a great opportunity to escape life’s hustle and bustle purchase the only supermarket in the beautiful seaside town of Forrest Beach (only 15 mins from Ingham)!

Business Overview
Located in Forrest Beach at Shop 5/14 Leichhardt Street, Forrest Beach Supermarket sells all your grocery essentials including milk, bread, fresh fruit and vegetables, tobacco products, as well as BBQ chickens, pies and sausage rolls in the small deli.

The supermarket was previously a Spar supermarket and there is the option for the new owner to reconnect with this well known supermarket group if desired.

Forrest Beach
Forrest Beach is a picturesque seaside town with a long sandy beachfront which overlooks Orpheus Island and the Palm Island group. It is just over 1 hour north of Townsville. With approximately 1,600 residents and located 17km east of Ingham, Forrest Beach is an eclectic mix of professionals, young families and retirees. It is a friendly community with people knowing their neighbours and a visit to the local supermarket or the newsagent will find you chatting to people you know.

Forrest Beach is also very kids friendly with children being able to go to the beach, ride their bikes and hang out with their friends in a safe environment. Forrest Beach infrastructure consists of a local primary school, the Surf Life Saving Club, fire brigade, doctors clinic, pharmacy, mechanic, Forrest Beach Takeaway, Desiree’s Hair Salon, newsagency, post office, Forrest Beach Hotel, Venables Real Estate, as well as the usual trades such as plumbers, electricians, builders and carpenters.

Business Hours
The business trades 7 days a week from 7am – 6pm and is operated by the seller and two casuals employees.

Sales for the 6 months to June 2022 were over $500,000.

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

  • Very well established business
  • Located in a beautiful seaside town
  • True lifestyle business
  • Easy business to operate
  • Good reputation
  • Only supermarket in Forrest Beach
  • Option to become a Spar supermarket again
  • Room to expand
  • Ample parking in front and to the side of the supermarket
  • Good cash business

Business Price
Forrest Beach Supermarket is being sold for $150,000 plus stock at valuation (estimated at $30,000) (neg).

Confidentiality Agreement
To receive a Sale Proposal, please complete our online Confidentiality Agreement form at

Business Broker
Susan Butler – 0419 905 463