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Athol McCully B.Agr.Sc.

Athol McCully - B.Agr.Sc

Athol McCully is an accomplished Business Broker with over 11 years’ experience who has achieved over $40,000,000 of business sales, primarily in Tourism and Leisure, but also in other sectors. He is a proud Cantabrian who, after graduating from Lincoln University, worked as a Scientist for the Ministry of Agriculture for 11 years. He then followed a career in the Nursery and Garden industry, initially the North Island, where he and his wife owned a nursery and garden centre. Athol then established and oversaw the operation of four garden centres in Christchurch which carried his name, and were well-known for the personalised television advertising associated with them. During this time Athol also served a two-year term as National President of the NZ Nurserymen’s Association. 

Married with three adult children and five grandchildren (all living in Australia). Athol enjoys working on his lifestyle property, plants and gardening, boating, fishing and travelling. He is also a Rotarian, providing an opportunity to give back to the community. 

With the hands-on experience of 25 years of business ownership and operation, and over 11 years as a Business Broker, Athol is well-versed in issues facing business owners, and understands their needs, especially when it comes to the major decision to sell a business. If you’re contemplating selling your business, Athol will be pleased to use his wide experience to advise you and assist you throughout the process – call him today!


    Christchurch Motel Gem - Untapped Potential

    Listing: CIC48887

    Christchurch Central, Motel ,

    You'll be hard pressed to find another motel in the city centre offering such space in a relaxing garden setting. This 9-unit motel has an excellent mix of studios, 1-bedroom and spacious 2-bedroom...

    $360,000 Plus GST (if any)


    Retail, Fitness, Health and Well Being or Beauty in Linwood

    Listing: CIC48563

    Linwood, 218C Linwood Ave

    Welcome to 218c Linwood Ave, a tastefully refurbished ground floor space, currently set up to house a hair salon complete with six hair-stations, washing area and an extensive fit out, this would...

    $27,000 p.a. Plus GST (if any)


    Strong Performance, Outstanding Returns!

    Listing: CIC48476

    Christchurch Central, Motel Accommodation

    If you're seeking a special motel business, you need to consider this strongly-performing larger accommodation option in central Christchurch. Sixteen motel units and seven 2- & 3-bedroom...

    $1,275,000 Plus GST (if any)


    Part time work - full time salary!

    Listing: CIC48273

    Christchurch Central, Charter Bus Company

    Are you looking for a lifestyle business with part time hours while still offering a generous cash profit? Do you enjoy socialising and would like to get paid to do so? Boasting a surplus of close...

    $245,000 Plus GST (if any)


    Affordable Timaru Motel - Great Location!

    Listing: CIC47734

    Timaru Central, Motel ,

    Homestead Lodge Motel successfully operates as a 13-unit motel in a central Timaru location on the main State Highway 1 thoroughfare through the city. The motel business is secured by a lease which...

    $395,000 Plus GST (if any)


    Enormous Opportunity!

    Listing: CIC47539

    Upper Riccarton, 282 Blenheim Road

    Blenheim Road Motor Lodge, Christchurch, is an established 17-unit motel, with breakfast and conference facilities, set in a prime location at 282 Blenheim Road, Riccarton, on 4,215 m2 of land zoned...

    $2,390,000 Plus GST (if any)


    Catch of the Week!

    Listing: CIC47477

    Ashburton, Fresh Food Retail

    Fresh Fish Tinwald is a successful business located in a highly visible main route location in Tinwald, Ashburton. This business is very popular with both locals and travellers alike. Fresh Fish...

    $75,000 Plus GST (if any)


    Outstanding Christchurch Motel Opportunity!

    Listing: CIC47299

    Riccarton, Motel Accommodation

    Attractive 15-unit motel situated in Christchurch's motel "Golden Mile". This motel is very well presented, with strong street appeal emanating from its design, layout, and the exterior materials...


    Christchurch Motel, Key Location!

    Listing: CIB26477

    Christchurch Central, Motel .

    Attractive two-storeyed easy-care 10-unit motel of modern appearance on a highly visible corner site, right on the doorstep of Christchurch's major sporting and entertainment venues, and very handy...

    $495,000 Plus GST (if any)


    Opportunity is Knocking!

    Listing: CIB26239

    Timaru Central, Motel .

    Well-presented 9-unit motel (very good room configurations) in good visible location on Timaru's main thoroughfare. This motel is just a 5-minute walk across a park to the Caroline Bay Aquatic...

    $389,000 Plus GST (if any)


    Backpacker Hostel Opportunity - Geraldine

    Listing: CIB25864

    Geraldine, Backpacker .

    Here is an opportunity to be part of New Zealand's booming tourism industry in Geraldine, a favoured central South Island location. Geraldine is on the main South Island tourist route between...

    $439,000 Plus GST (if any)

Athol McCully B.Agr.Sc.

Business Broking Sales Manager

98 Moorhouse Avenue