Little Poppy opened this week in East St.
Little Poppy opened this week in East St.

Interest in East Street soars with four new businesses

ROCKHAMPTON’S main street has seen a flurry of activity lately with a handful of new shops opening in East St.

The latest new business opened this week with Little Poppy, a takeaway café serving food and coffees.

The café is located next to Silly Sollys and has been opened by the owners of the café 45 East, formerly The Workshop.

The takeaway cafe sells coffee and food and is next door to Silly Sollys.
The takeaway cafe sells coffee and food and is next door to Silly Sollys.

Crazy Clarks has announced they are opening a Christmas shop on October 24.

It is to be located at 103 East St, which is the former Radio Rentals store.

Yeppoon retail shop Hippie Garage is also in the midst of doing a shop fit out to open a store in East St.

The Yeppoon store opened in mid-2017 and sells coffee, clothing and homewares.

Down the other end of East St near the Oxford Hotel, Le Craft Industries opened last month.

The business is a collective of cosmetic artists offering services of cosmetic tattooing on brows, lips, eyeliner and freckles, traditional tattooing, body piercing, brow lamination, professional makeup and lash extensions.

In real estate sales, Mandersons Dance Centre, a 543m2 building, on the corner of East and Derby Sts sold in June this year for $467,500.

93 East St sold for $1.175 million in October 2019.
93 East St sold for $1.175 million in October 2019.

The Zambreros building at 93 East St sold in late last year for $1.175 million.

The three-level commercial building also includes the tenancy of Condon Financial and has basement parking.

Looking at properties still available, there is a number of leases on the market now.

75 East St

Close to the newsagency.

Shop 1 is 240m2, shop 2 is 180m2 and upstairs has been fitted out as office.

$200m2.

75 East St is for lease.
75 East St is for lease.

43 – 47 East St

Next door to 45East (formerly The Workshop) and was previously an optometrist.

$26,000 per annum.

The old Post Office building is for lease.
The old Post Office building is for lease.

80 East St

Old Post Office building, fully fitted out restaurant with full commercial kitchen and bar.

1/103 East St

Office space, $2,500.

124 East St is for lease.
124 East St is for lease.

124 East St

More than 300m2, good frontage, high ceilings and amenities.

$250 p/w.

145 East St.
145 East St.

145 East St

62sqm office space, $250 p/w.

Archer Brothers Coffee Bar is for lease for $40,000 per annum.
Archer Brothers Coffee Bar is for lease for $40,000 per annum.

180 East St

Archer Brothers Coffee Bar.

Modern fit-out, option for purchasers to buy or rent to buy all equipment and furniture.

$40,000 per annum.

Shop 11/77 East St

Full glass windows displays, 38m2.

$1,115 lease.

143 East St

300m2 space, $200 p/m2.

97 East St

Ex-bank premises, opposite Stewarts, 300m2 over three levels.

$46,00 per annum.

116 East St

300m2 with an office fit-out.

$40,000 per annum.

77 East St

Units ranging from 26m2 to 162m2 ground floor, first floor suites/studios from 26m2 to 126m2.

From $7,000 p/a.

161 East St

120sqm office/retail space across from Australia Post.

$20,000 per annum.

74 East St is for lease.
74 East St is for lease.

74 East St

Total floor 2,382m2, single or multi-tenancy considered.



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