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Published on: 25/07/2023

Burgess Rawson, the early childhood education and care (ECEC) focused real estate and business broker, has confirmed that its August auction campaign will feature fourteen high quality freeholds for sale, one of which also includes a going concern opportunity.


“We are pleased to offer such a wide range of freehold opportunities in our upcoming August auction series,” Adam Thomas, Burgess Rawson Managing Director Queensland said.


“Across five states and territories and representing both large and smaller centres and providers it is clear that Burgess Rawson’s portfolio auctions are in a class of their own when it comes to aggregating top class assets for sale.”


“It is also encouraging to see a step in activity just after we launched our much awaited for Early Education Insights Report.”


Of special note in the upcoming sales is a rare freehold going concern opportunity in Mandalay, Queensland that consists of a 140 place centre currently trading at 94 per cent occupancy.


The following opportunities are presented for the upcoming portfolio auction campaign:


Sydney Auction 1 August 2023: 

Putney, NSW – 53 place centre currently leased to Story House Early Learning

Maroubra, NSW – 66 place centre leased to Only About Children

Carey Bay, NSW – 110 place centre leased to Little Zak’s

Riverstone, NSW – 90 place centre leased to Young Academics

Taylor, ACT – 110 place centre leased to Taylor Childcare


Melbourne Auction 2 August 2023:

Greenvale, VIC – 100 place centre leased to Montessori Beginnings

Melton, VIC – 100 place centre leased to Little Stars Early Learning

Curlewis, VIC – 93 place centre leased to G8 Education

Hilton, WA – 63 place centre leased to Little Kindy

Leederville, WA – 92 place centre leased to Tall Tree Early Learning

Quinns Rocks, WA – 72 place centre leased to Chamber Childcare Group


Brisbane Auction 3 August 2023 

Mandalay, QLD – 88 place freehold going concern leased to Jungle Zoo ELC

Greenbank, QLD – 132 place centre leased to Guardian Childcare

Cooroy, QLD – 63 place centre leased to Smarty Pants Early Learning


Bidding is available via phone, online or in-person at Burgess Rawson’s auction rooms at the Sydney Opera House on 1 August, Crown Casino Melbourne on 2 August and the Hilton Brisbane on 3 August.

The Sector, Jason Roberts


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