Refinery Beauty Bar – City Arcade – Townsville CBD

March 9, 2018



Business Overview
Refinery Beauty Bar is a very well branded and well known beauty salon that was established by the vendor in 2014. The salon is ideally situated in a prime location within City Arcade in the Townsville CBD and boasts a modern, attractive fitout in fantastic condition. A full range of professional beauty treatments are offered, including:

  • Body waxing
  • Brows and lashes
  • Facial treatments
  • Manicures and pedicures
  • Make up
  • Spray tanning
  • Make up workshops
  • Weddings and special occasions

City Arcade
City Arcade and City Lane bring a new level of urban sophistication to the Flinders Street precinct of Townsville and provides a lifestyle hub for residents and city workers. An air conditioned retail arcade provides a link between Flinders and Sturt Streets and opens onto the cosmopolitan City Lane, home to a selection of hand picked cafes, bars and shopfronts. City Arcade includes a fantastic range of quality businesses such as a brand new Woolworths supermarket, Refinery Beauty Bar, Amcal Pharmacy, Australia Post, Bernie Lanigan Optometrist, Anytime Fitness, Queensland Country Credit Union, Harri Dumpling, Syros Greek Street Food…and 100+ car parks!

Private Label Products
Refinery Beauty Bar has a range of private label products which include:

  • Cosmetic products
  • Body care products
  • Beauty products

The markup on these products is massive and the vendor will assist the new owner in continuing this unique segment of the business.

Employees & Hours
The salon trades 6 days a week and is currently run under management by a full time manager, casual therapist and student therapist. The vendor personally oversees the majority of marketing and team training.

Ideal Buyer
The vendor owns another business and ideally, an owner operator is needed to grow this salon to its full potential. This salon is a fantastic entry level business for a beauty therapist wishing to become her own boss. The vendor has developed a strong foundation and a simple but very effective business model that would suit a young beauty therapist or first time beauty salon owner. There is also the added advantage of a Procedures and Operations Manual being included in the sale.

Areas of Competitive Edge
Refinery Beauty Bar really does tick every box you could wish for:

  • Well established
  • Very well branded
  • Excellent reputation
  • Private label products with huge markups
  • Prime location within City Arcade in Townsville’s inner city
  • Surrounded by quality businesses
  • Loyal repeat customer base
  • Professional website with online booking system
  • Website has option to add an ecommerce store
  • Great social media following
  • Procedure and Operations Manual
  • Attractive and modern fitout and furnishings in fantastic condition
  • Convenient car parking

Business Price
The price of Refinery Beauty Bar has been massively reduced to $39,000 wiwo neg (previously $70,000).

To receive a Sale Proposal, please complete our online Confidentiality Agreement form at Once we receive your details, we will email you the Sale Proposal for this business. Alternatively, contact:

  • Susan  Butler – 0419 905 463 or