The Cassowary Coast boasts a series of towns and villages that support a lively retail sector.  This is predominently made up of small retail outlets, however larger chain stores are also part of the mix.  The establishment of lifestyle property developments bode well for the future of the sector. 

National organisations with a presence include:

  • Coffee Club
  • Coles K Mart
  • IGA
  • K Mart
  • Target
  • Woolworths
  • BCF
  • Bunnings

Investment Opportunities

Council is keen to speak to organisations and individuals who are looking for opportunities to develop the region's retail industry.

Opportunities exist for the establishment of:

  • Restaurants – high-end and family, food outlets
  • Big box retail  
  • Other retail outlets as identified by proponents