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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!


    Exciting New Motel Opportunity

    Listing: CIC53277

    Hanmer Springs, Motel .

    On offer is a 12-unit motel with 3-bedroom, 2-bathroom, Manager's residence which will be constructed on a prime site in Hanmer Springs in 2020. It is expected that the business will be available...

    $745,000 Plus GST (if any)


    Take This Business to the Next Level!!

    Listing: CIC53286

    Christchurch Central, Manufacturing .

    On offer is a well-established business operating out of excellent Christchurch premises. The process employed uses a coating designed to be baked on glass to make permanent bond with the glass -...

    $80,000 Plus GST (if any)


    Exciting Opportunity in Christchurch's New Farmers' Market

    Listing: CIC53252

    Christchurch Central, Retail Bakery

    On offer is a food retail business in an excellent and highly visible location in the recently established Riverside Market complex in central Christchurch. This business has been established...

    $169,000 Plus GST (if any)


    Two Accommodation Complexes for the Price of One!!

    Listing: CIC53222

    Timaru Central, Motel Timaru

    Located on the main route through Timaru are two accommodation complexes under single ownership which provide appeal to a wide range of guests, from the corporate market through to the family and...

    $1,100,000 Plus GST (if any)


    Two Accommodation Complexes for the Price of One!!

    Listing: CIC52942

    Timaru Central, Motel Timaru

    Located on the main route through Timaru are two accommodation complexes under single ownership which provide appeal to a wide range of guests, from the corporate market through to the family and...

    $1,100,000 Plus GST (if any)


    Outstanding Christchurch Gastro Pub Opportunity

    Listing: CIC52859

    Christchurch Central, Gastro Pub/Neighbourhood Bar

    Suburban bar and restaurant - a modern Gastro Pub in an excellent popular suburban location. The business has stand-out street visibility at the beginning of a block of shops. The very...

    $845,000 Plus GST (if any)


    Rare Exciting Development Opportunity

    Listing: CIC52752

    Sockburn, 120 Main South Road

    Calling all developers! A rare opportunity has arisen to purchase 10,036 sq m of land, which is currently operated as a motel, on an underlying Living 1 site in Upper Riccarton/Sockburn. Sites...

    Auction 10 Oct 2019 *


    Ready to Make $300k A Year - Major Pizza Brand Store?

    Listing: CIC52549

    Christchurch Central, Franchised Pizza Store

    Looking for a change of lifestyle and to be your own boss? What about a business with attitude and a place of diversity, equality and opportunity? Are you ready for this well-established franchised...

    Deadline Treaty 31 Oct 2019


    Huge Opportunity in Christchurch Mall

    Listing: CIC52479

    Christchurch Central, Restaurant Takeaway

    We are pleased to offer a franchise food business which is located in the food court at a prominent Christchurch mall. The food offering is very attractive, resulting in good customer demand and...

    $149,000 Plus GST (if any)


    Excellent Motel - Entry-Level Price!

    Listing: CIC52452

    Woodend, Motel Business

    Well-presented motel business located at the northern gateway to Christchurch, on State Highway One, the main thoroughfare through the South Island. The 12 units provide a very good range of unit...

    $249,000 Plus GST (if any)


    Land, Building and Business - All In One

    Listing: CIC52459

    Timaru Central, Corner Store

    This substantial freehold going concern package comes with everything you need - land, building, business and income for the family. It is a well-established business, simple & easy to run with high...

    $545,000 Plus GST (if any) + SAV


    Car Sales Opportunity - Christchurch

    Listing: CIC52383

    Christchurch Central, Car Sales

    Well established car sales business located in the East of Christchurch in a prominent corner site. The yard has good capacity and has an excellent office and facilities on-site. This business...

    $60,000 Plus GST (if any) + SAV


    A Good Investment Opportunity

    Listing: CIC52379

    Akaroa, 4223 Christchurch Akaroa Road

    The land and buildings for the Challenge Service Station is for sale. Located in a prime location - Little River, being the gateway to vibrant locations, Akaroa and the Eastern Bays of Banks...

    $695,000 Plus GST (if any)


    Ice Cream Bar For Sale

    Listing: CIC49757

    Christchurch Central, Franchised Ice Cream & Dessert Bar

    This business is positioned in a busy shopping mall. The kiosk premises have complete open air access to a main thoroughfare. It is essentially a franchise ice cream and takeaway food store, and it...

    $299,000 Plus GST (if any) + SAV


    Special Christchurch Motel Opportunity

    Listing: CIC49777

    Christchurch Central, Motel - Accommodation

    Attractive 3-year-old two-storey 12-unit motel located on a highly visible corner site, close to the centre of Christchurch city. The modern design and materials used provide excellent street...

Athol McCully B.Agr.Sc.

Business Broking Sales Manager

98 Moorhouse Avenue