Sports Field Maintenance & Synthetic Grasses

May 6, 2017


This Townsville business services an area from Port Douglas to Rockhampton and west to Mount Isa and has been established for 18 years. It specialises in two main areas:

  • Sports field maintenance and construction
  • Synthetic grasses sales and installations

Both commercial and private work is undertaken, as well as work for Local and State Governments. The business is a preferred supplier to the Townsville City Council and has a large contract with the Queensland Government.

Sports Field Maintenance & Construction
This division commenced in 1999. The business has worked on all the major sporting fields through the north and has a fantastic reputation for its attention to detail, promptness of delivery, professionalism and results. Services include: Aeration, topdressing, laser leveling, fertilising, weed control, laser linemarking, construction, renovation, maintenance, and consultancy.

Synthetic Grasses Sales & Installation
This division commenced in 2009. The business specialises in commercial building projects (eg child care centres, preschools, etc) as well as private home owners wanting a maintenance free yard or pool surround. The business is a member of Enduroturf, the largest synthetic grass buying group in Australia. There are many products which are exclusive to this group.

Hours & Employees
The vendor works full time in the business in a sales/administration role and employs 6 full time, fully trained, long term employees:

  • 2 x first year apprentices
  • 1 x third year apprentice (been with business 3 years)
  • 1 x curator (been with business for 10 years)
  • 1 x plant operator (been with business 6 years)
  • 1 x synthetic grass installer (been with business 4 years)

Operating hours are currently Monday to Friday from 7am – 3pm and Saturdays as needed.

The business can easily by run under management.

Areas of Competitive Edge

  • Very well established operation
  • Fantastic reputation with an excellent level of word of mouth referrals
  • Very few competitors
  • Can easily be run under management
  • Large contract with Queensland Government
  • Preferred supplier to Townsville City Council
  • All staff are fully trained and able to work without supervision
  • Room to expand
  • High net profit level
  • Excellent plant and equipment base
  • Able to be run from home

This business is being sold on a walk in walk out basis for $1.1 million.

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


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