sKids - (Leisure & Education)
Out of school care. Established 1996. Now in 100+ schools. Before school, after school and holiday programmes for primary school children. Would suit people who are looking for a change in lifestyle and who enjoy the company of children.
Capital required : from $34,000 + GST
Speedy Signs - (Business & Commercial)
The largest signs and graphics company using the latest technology and highest quality products. We have spent time developing sound business practices and values for our organisation as we believe this is what sets us apart from other signage companies. No prior signage experience required.
Capital required : From $95,000
Fastway Couriers - Courier Franchisee - (Business & Commercial)
Fastway Couriers is an award-winning franchise system that provides local and national courier services at competitive prices and a simple prepaid system.
Capital required : from $20,000
Swimart Pool & Spa Services - (Retail)
Australasia's largest chain of pool & spa stores. Swimart commenced business in Sydney during 1983 and since that time has grown through the provision of expert friendly advice and superior customer service to be the market leader in the pool and spa service sector.
Capital required : $175,000
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