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Country Pubs For Sale In Australia Right Now

Many of us have dreamed of owning and tending bar at our very own pub in the country. And that reality could come true sooner rather than later if you buy one of these country pubs for sale right now. Country pubs in Victoria, New South Wales, Tasmania, and the rest of Australia can often be found on the market, and often at a pretty decent price as the publican looks to make a quick escape.

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Whether you’re looking for a country pub for sale freehold, or just for lease, you have come to the right place. These are the best country pubs for sale in Australia right now.

Photo: Mickey Bourke’s Koroit Hotel, Koroit (TripAdvisor)

Country Pubs For Sale In Victoria

Royal Hotel

St Arnaud
St Arnaud’s Royal Hotel has hit the market, and is sure to fetch a pretty penny. The pub, built in 1873, is expected to hit the $750,000 mark. It was last sold to the current owners in 2014 for $165,000.

The Royal Hotel features 19 upstairs bedrooms, a lounge room, and two bathrooms. Downstairs you’ll find the combined dining room and bar area,

Selling Price: St Arnaud’s Royal Hotel is expected to fetch $750,000
Check out the listing here.

Rhintoule’s Union Hotel

Nhill
Found almost halfway between Melbourne and Adelaide, Rhintoule’s Union Hotel has poured beer into many a famous face over the journey. The guest rooms at Rhintoule’s were described by Richmond Tigers great Tommy Hafey as the best he’d ever seen.

The pub started out life as a wooden structure in Kiata in 1879, before being moved to Nhill in 1881 and was purchased by the namesake Rhintoule Family for 50 pounds in 1882.

Selling Price: Rhintoule’s Union Hotel is expected to fetch $1.3M.
Check out the listing here.

Mickey Bourke’s Koroit Hotel

Koroit
Built in 1852, the two-storey Mickey Bourke’s Koroit Hotel is currently for sale. Three hours from Melbourne, and smack bang in the middle of the trip between Warrnambool and Port Fairy, the Koroit Hotel is the ideal pub to buy for someone looking to get out of the city and run their own pub in the country.

The pub features a restaurant, accommodation upstairs, as well as a TAB.

Selling Price: Mickey Bourke’s Koroit Hotel is on the market for $2.2M
Check out the listing here.

Canberra Hotel

Ballarat
Another historic country pub for sale right now is the Canberra Hotel on MacArthur Street in Ballarat Central. The 1860s era pub has been renovated and is licenced for use as a pub, wine garden, and accommodation. The pub is also on a large block of land, so there’s an opportunity to add to the location over time.

Selling Price: Canbera Hotel is taking expressions of interest until late April.
Check out the listing here.

Flowerdale Hotel

Flowerdale
The award-winning Flowerdale Hotel is on the market, and if you’ve ever driven up to Victoria’s ski fields you’ve probably been past this famous pub. The site features a huge beer garden that’s perfect for those heading up to the ski fields to stop for a refresher, or ideal for larger groups tackling the windy roads. The licence runs until 1am, and there are four accommodation units and an owner’s residence.

Selling Price: Flowerdale Hotel is expected to sell for $1.5M.
Check out the listing here.

Quambatook Hotel

Quambatook
The Quambatook Hotel is up for sale currently and is probably the biggest bargain in the country pubs for sale scene. Quambatook is found in northwestern Victoria on the Avoca River. The Quambatook Hotel has undergone some serious renovations over the past few years, with the bar and bistro area, and new alfresco area getting some attention. The pub has had a fresh coat of paint, and has had a solar system installed which will help cut down on power bills. There are seven motel rooms, and an owner’s residence as part of the property.

Selling Price: Quambatook Hotel is currently listed at $465,000
Check out the listing here.

Murrabit Hotel

Murrabit
Murrabit Hotel on the mighty Murray River is currently for sale, and like the Quambatook Hotel, it’s an absolute bargain. The property features the tavern, general store, three-bedroom home, and post office facilities. An important support system for the town and the surrounding area, the Murrabit Hotel is a great investment for someone looking to make an impact.

Selling Price: $439,000
Check out the listing here.

Pratty’s Patch

Maiden Gully
More than 6,500 square metres of land are available with the sale of Pratty’s Patch, a pub that’s been operating since 1996 just a stone’s throw from Bendigo. The licence covers 180 people, with a dining room large enough to hold 200 hungry patrons. Pratty’s Patch features private dining spaces, two outdoor beer gardens, as well as a fully decked out kitchen, bar, and dining room.

Selling Price: Pratty’s Patch is on the market for $3.5M
Check out the listing here.

Dartmouth Hotel

Dartmouth
In the Victorian alpine region, you’ll find the Dartmouth Hotel. And if you’re after a country pub for sale, it doesn’t get much more remote than this. The building features the pub, a post office, coffee shop, and op shop which all serve the Dartmouth community. The pub itself has recently been renovated and features an open-plan public bar, lounge, pool table area, bistro, dining room, beer garden, kids playground, and a function room.

Selling Price: Dartmouth Hotel is currently listed for $520,000
Check out the listing here.

Lagozzino’s Top Pub

Tatura
We’ve recently been banging on about Tatura Butter, and now you can own a pub in the famous dairy region. Lagozzino’s Top Pub’s freehold is currently for sale with the 1890s-era hotel featuring a public bar, pool tables, function room, commercial kitchen, beer garden, as well as a dining room and bistro. There’s also accommodation in the pub, and a two-bedroom owner’s residence.

Selling Price: Lagozzino’s Top Pub is currently listed at $800,000
Check out the listing here.

Photo: Royal Hotel, Mirrool (G’day Pubs)

Country Pubs For Sale In NSW

Currabubula Pub

Currabubula
Grab the freehold of the Currabubula Pub in the New England region of New South Wales. The ‘Curra Pub’ is just 25-minute from Tamworth Airport, and can be purchased as the pub only, or with the accommodation as well. Opened in 1838, the Curra Pub is a tourism destination and features a cafe, restaurant, and beer garden. The two-acre property features two houses and a cabin which can be included in the sale.

Selling Price: The Curra Pub is currently listed at $1.1 for the pub only, or $2M with accommodation
Check out the listing here.

Blighty Hotel

Blighty
Sat on the Riverina Highway between Finley and Deniliquin, the Blighty Hotel is the only pub in town. Referred to by locals as “the Mighty Blighty Hotel”, the pub is currently for sale and features a public bar, beer garden, commercial kitchen, and a five-bedroom owner’s residence. There’s also a bunch of new solar panels on the roof to help cut back on your power bills.

Selling Price: The Blighty Hotel is currently listed at $350,000
Check out the listing here.

Royal Hotel

Mirrool
The historic Royal Hotel in Mirrool is currently for sale, and boy what a pub it is. Ornamental tiles, pressed metal ceilings, and a grand staircase all await you at this historic country pub. Mirrol is the home to an annual event where tourists try to kick a football over the town’s grain silos to emulate AFL player Billy Brownless’ feat. The grain silos are directly across from the pub, so expect a few extra visitors come mid-October. The pub also comes with a self-contained owner’s unit.

Selling Price: The Royal Hotel Mirrool is currently listed at $450,000
Check out the listing here.

Hotel Binalong

Binalong
Binalong has a rich history of Australian culture, with plenty of bushrangers running around, and also being the home of Banjo Patterson. Hotel Binalong is currently for sale with its magnificent front bar, dining room, beer garden, kids play area, and more. There is also plenty of accommodation on site. The pub is on a 5500 square metre block and there is an opportunity to subdivide.

Selling Price: Hotel Binalong is currently listed at $2.9M
Check out the listing here.

Royal Hotel

Weethalle
Built in 1928, Weethalle’s Royal Hotel has been a meeting place for the community for the best part of 100 years. Currently for sale, the Royal Hotel is halfway through a renovation, and still needs a bit of work before it’s ready to reopen. There’s a corner bar, refurbished kitchen, four guest rooms, and a large beer garden with former horse stables. There’s also a two-bedroom owner’s residence upstairs.

Selling Price: The Royal Hotel in Weethalle is currently listed at $495,000
Check out the listing here.

Dungowan Hotel

Dungowan
Another pub for sale that’s not too far from Tamworth, the Dungowan Hotel has all of the things you’d expect from a country pub, with public bar, gaming machines, and it even has a pool for guests. There are five accommodation suites, and a two-bedroom owner’s residence also on the 5,500 square metre block.

Selling Price: Check back for a price on the Dungowan Hotel
Check out the listing here.

Photo: Imperial Hotel, Branxholme (Real Commercial)

Country Pubs For Sale In Tasmania

St Marys Hotel

St Marys
The St Marys Hotel, a massive tourist destination in Tasmania, is up for sale. Built in 1910, the pub is an icon in the area, and features 15 accommodation rooms, with a guest loungroom upstairs. Downstairs you’ll find a public bar, and restaurant, and is known for its live music, so you can keep that calendar of events humming along.

Selling Price: St Marys Hotel is currently looking for expressions of interest.
Check out the listing here.

The Imperial Hotel

Branxholme
Just 7km from mountain biking mecca Derby, The Imperial Hotel in Branxholme Tasmania is a great investment opportunity for someone looking to make a tree change. Truly one of the best country pubs for sale in Australia right now, The Imperial has a front bar, two ground level dining rooms, along with 11 upstairs bedrooms for guests. The pub also has a beautiful wrap around balcony fitting of a pub built in the early 1900s, and a north facing beer garden that makes the most of sunny afternoons.

Selling Price: The Imperial Hotel is currently looking for expressions of interest.
Check out the listing here.

Winneleah Hotel

Winneleah
Another great country pub for sale near Derby’s mountain biking trails. The Winneleah Hotel is currently up for sale and offers a public bar, lounge area, six guest rooms, and a three-bedroom owner’s residence.
Selling Price: The Winneleah Hotel is currently listed at $525,000
Check out the listing here.


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