7 Car Washes for Sale in Australia Right Now

by Catherine Mangana 19th of June, 2022
7 Car Washes for Sale in Australia Right Now
7 Car Wash Businesses for Sale in Australia Right Now

When looking down the barrel of a long list of chores to do, washing your car can seem like one we dread, particularly in the middle of winter. This is why many people look to the services of professional car washes to get the job done. Bsale can help you find a car wash for sale including hand washing, detailing businesses, fleet maintenance and commercial washing plants. 

A car wash for sale can be a good opportunity for anyone looking to buy a business, with the option of being run under management or as part of a good family business. It has the potential to earn the owner a healthy income and potentially a good work-life balance.  

When you consider to buy a car wash for sale, it is a good idea to check in on your state government and the various business grants they have available for SMEs, particularly since the pandemic. There may be grants available. 

The Victorian government currently has the Jobs Victoria Fund running for businesses looking to employ people who have been most affected by the economic impacts of the pandemic by hiring new staff or increasing hours for existing employees. Wage subsidies of up to $20,000 are available to cushion the costs associated with employees for 12 months.

Here are 7 car washes for sale on Bsale right now.

1. Fantastic Car Wash for Sale & Detailing Service - Werribee, VIC


Price: $175,000 + SAV

A brilliant opportunity to acquire a lucrative hand car wash in the Western Suburb of Melbourne. This business would provide an excellent opportunity for an owner/operator. This business has recorded average takings of over $100k (2021) approximately.

Key Features Include:

  • Huge potential to expand
  • A variety of equipment including a quality steam generator in excellent condition
  • Easy operation to run
  • Secure Lease Available
  • Strong turnover/Profits
  • Very Low Overheads
  • No Franchise

Contact Seller

Car Washes for sale in VIC


2. Magic Hand Carwash for Sale - Wagga Wagga and Albury, NSW

Price: POA

Magic Hand Carwash began as a small family business in Melbourne in 1994. The owners combined a car wash for sale with a café so that customers would have somewhere to wait while their car was being cleaned. Now a national franchised network of stores across Australia, Magic Hand Carwash has washed more than seven million cars. The group attributes its success to a strong focus on team performance, warm and friendly customer service and the expertise in their car washes. These qualities have allowed the Magic Hand Carwash group to develop a brand with a reputation in the industry for being number one.

Using state-of-the-art equipment, Magic Hand Carwash has taken hand washing to the next level, incorporating an element of automation to assist in the process to reduce labour, improve the value proposition by reducing the wash time, and simplifying the task of running the business.

Key Features Include:

  • New franchises available in Albury & Wagga Wagga
  • Over 50 outlets throughout Australia
  • Comprehensive training program
  • Complete fit-out provided
  • Great marketing support & brand awareness
  • Recruitment process support


Contact Seller

Car Washes for sale in NSW


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3. Mobile Car Detailing Business - Noosa, QLD

Price: $39,000 Plant and Chemicals Included

This vehicle detailer has earned a solid reputation for attention to detail by providing premium auto detailing services around the idyllic Noosa region. All of the necessary specialised tools and equipment are included in this business sale, so the new owner will be able to hit the ground running with an extremely high level of customer demand.

After 7 years of extremely successful operations, this business is up for sale with the current owner looking to retire. Step in today and make it your own.

Key Features Include: 

  • Significant client base with numerous repeat clients.
  • Room for growth with the business being run part-time for the past 3 years.
  • Extremely adaptable working hours – flexible lifestyle opportunity.
  • Highly regarded business with a strong reputation.


Contact Seller

Car Washes for sale in QLD


4. Vehicle Detailing Business For Sale - Sydney Northern Beaches, NSW 

Price: $40,000

The business caters for a cross-section of businesses and individuals. The detailing jobs range from family car to rare and vintage vehicles. After being in business for such a long time, the loyal repeat base of customers has also proven a great advantage to the continuation of success. The current owner has built a very solid business with a very strong brand name. The company is ready to be taken into the next chapter and has huge potential for growth.

The business has different components to its operation.

  1. 1) Individual Customers
  2. 2) Corporate – Fleet stock
  3. 3) Smash Repair Businesses – Final detailing

Key Features Include:

  • The diversification of their customer base
  • A large loyal customer base
  • Provides high-quality detailing to cars and motorbikes
  • Strong reputation in the industry
  • Ideal business for another company to grow by acquisition
  • Assets are included in the sale
  • Strong Social Media presence
  • Current business can be expanded, especially from current referrals from existing client base and stronger electronic footprints


Contact Seller

Car Wash for sale in Sydney NSW

5. Hand Car Wash for Sale Preston, VIC

Price: $159,000

This hand car wash for sale is in a prime high street location with current takings of $6,000 per week. The business is operated by 1 manager & 2 employees with no involvement from the current owner. The business is located in the Preston/Reservoir precinct with thousands of cars passing by daily. The rent is priced at a reasonable $715 per week and includes all lease outgoings, water usage, and electricity with no other expenses to pay.

Key Features Include:

  • Large site of 300 sqm
  • Includes fully setup mechanical workshop (not in use)
  • Opportunity for owner operator
  • Low overheads operation
  • Secure 6-year licence
  • Potential for further growth
  • Excellent first business opportunity
  • High-profit operation


Contact Seller

Car Wash for sale in Melbourne VIC

6. Truck And Car Wash Business For Sale Brisbane, QLD

Price: $298,800 WIWO

Operating 5 days and fully under management! What a dream business just for you.

This business has a lot of potential to grow and prosper, all it needs is an owner ready to run the place. The truck and car wash deliver outstanding handwash results while it also has a self-washing station available. The business sale is WIWO. 

The service includes washing trucks, boats, caravans, or cars. The business has many loyal and regular customers located in an empire industrial area and just off the highway. All the staff are well trained and skilled at their roles. All facilities and equipment are only one or two years old. All the hard work has already been done and is now ready for a swift change of owners and movement towards an expansion.

Key Features Include:

  • Open five days
  • LARGE Full-Service Wash Bay, 2 wash arms and 4.7m clearance
  • Council approved oil separator
  • The business uses fresh town water, and the water is included in a very low fixed outgoing cost.

Contact Seller

Car Wash for sale in Brisbane QLD


7. Car Wash for Sale and Cafe South Sydney, NSW

Price: $180,000

Car hand wash for sale - ( cafe not trading ) - Services include outside wash, interior vacuum and interior surfaces, wheel wash, tyre shine, hand polish, machine cut, clay bar, seat and carpet stain/spot washing, and full detailing services. - Approx. 200 cars plus p.w. cleaned depending on weather conditions with an average wash revenue of $30 per car. There are 15 seats outside and 15 seats inside for customers.

There is potential to grow this business as there is no website. The business does not currently collect email addresses or phone numbers for re-marketing or promotion purposes. The site is capable of washing up to 300 cars per week with marketing and more staff so expansion is easily handled. The cafe could be subleased.

Key Features Include:

  • Established over 20 years
  • Low Rent
  • Prime location on a main arterial road in Sydney Southern Suburb.
  • Current sublease expires Nov.2028 - 4 % annual rental increases - 3-month landlord bond. - New lease available.
  • Fully fitted business with a total area of approximately 700sqm.

Contact Seller

Businesses for Sale in Sydney NSW 



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Catherine Mangana

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