Franchisors to visit Townsville

Townsville will play host to the North Queensland Business and Franchise Expo, offering an opportunity for franchisors and investors to meet.

The Expo will be held on held 17 and 18 May at the Riverway Arts Centre.

Visitors to the Expo will have an unprecedented opportunity to gain insight into the world of franchising via a dedicated space called the ‘Franchise & Business Opportunities’ room.

The specialised area incorporates a free franchising success educational seminar series and an exhibition showcase of fifteen franchisee opportunities available to purchase for launch in Townsville.

National franchisors and franchising experts attending the two day expo represent a diverse scope including; body corporate management, health and fitness, pest control, hot dog vending, mobile automatic teller machines, sign writing, embroidery, battery retail and banking.

People interested in franchising will have the opportunity to speak face-to-face with their potential business partners to build rapport, and gain information and details on the franchise opportunities currently available in the Townsville region.

Visitors to the Expo are invited to participate in the dynamic program incorporating a free educational seminar on franchising success. Commencing from 10.30am on both Friday and Saturday, the seminar topics include:

• Features and benefits of franchising vs. independent business
• Keys to success in franchising
• Are you ready to franchise your business?
• Buying a franchise – your 5 point check list
• The Franchising Code of Conduct

Full program details can be found on the event’s website including educational workshops,
sponsor and exhibitor details and business investment opportunities.

Entry into the expo is free for visitors registered at