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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!


    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 *


    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)


    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)


    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)


    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


    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)


    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)


    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...


    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)


    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


    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)


    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)


    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...


    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)

Athol McCully B.Agr.Sc.

Business Broking Sales Manager

98 Moorhouse Avenue