Smiley Car Wash

61 Princes Highway, Meningie SA 5264

Price Reduction


Business & Property

Prime Piece of Real Estate on a 4 Way Intersection

Ideal for an Owner Operator who is looking for a Sea Change!

The Car Wash opened in May 2011 and was designed and built by the current owners and has been built to the highest spec and constructed from Concrete tilt walls. The Car Wash is located on the main 4 way intersection in Meningie and located on the Princes Highway one of the primmest piece of real estate in Meningie. Car Wash attracts a large trade from beach users with the beach being only 50km away and the site has easy access for caravans, motor homes and trucks being a corner block and with the extra wide (5.0m) and high bays (4.1m). The site has approval to operate 24/7 and is currently operated by the owners themselves.


The Wash Features:

  • 1 x Automatic Touch Free Car Wash - Water Wizard 2.0 optioned up with dual pass pre-soak, triple shine, wheel scrubs, 30HP blowers, Serviced every month by myself (qualified mechanic).

  • Entry Wizard Payment station for Automatic under cover.

  • ASSA Abloy Rapid roller door to Automatic Exit only 4 years old.

  • 3 x Jim Coleman Self-Serve Bays Inc Splatter Wax extra wide Bays at 5000mm and a clearance of 4100mm.

  • 1 x K9000 Dog Wash under cover.

  • Little Holland Water Recycling System with ozone treatment & chlorine injection – in excellent operating order.

  • Self-Serve Wash down over ride key using recycled water for bay washdowns.

  • Recycled water to Auto first pass of high pressure and Self-Serve Bays High Pressure Soap.

  • Hamilton Change Machine with dual note hoppers.

  • 2 x Jim Coleman Plain Vacuums

  • 1 x Jim Coleman Plain Vacuum and upholstery cleaner.

  • 1 x Jim Coleman Plain vacuum and Interior Fragrance.

  • 1 x 3 column Laurel Car Care vending – Located by Self-Serve.

  • 1 x 5 Column Laurel Fragrance Tree Vending – located by Self-Serve.

  • 1 x 5 Column Laurel Fragrance Tree Vending – located by Automatic.

  • Circumtec Tap and Go facilities on Auto, Dog Wash and 3 Self-Serve Bays with Tap & Go Fleet Card.

  • Under Ground coin transfer system to central safe in office. Attached to 4 vacuums, 3 self-serve & Dog Wash.

  • Pump room has lower and upper floor.

  • 16 camera CCTV System with remote access and TV Screen in Office.

  • Air Conditioned Office.

  • TV in Office.

  • Fridge in Office.

  • 9.5KW Mark screw type Air Compressor with dryer ($11,000 from new).

  • Water Softener.

  • Oil/water separator – located behind the dog wash.

  • 1000 liters mains water buffer tank and pressure pump.

  • 2000 liters of spot free water in pump room.

  • 1000 liters of spot free reject water that is plumbed to Auto High pressure for second pass.

  • Shelving on upper pump room floor.

  • 20Kw solar panel system only 4 years old.

  • Air Hose Reel.

  • Spare Parts in stock specific to Car Wash equipment.

  • LED Exterior Lighting (minus 2 flood lights).

  • 3 x Drinks, Chips & chocolate bars Vending Machines located at Car Wash, Caravan Park & Hospital.

  • Chemicals/soaps in pump room.

  • Fragrance trees & car care products in stock

  • Work Bench & Vice.



  • There is a 50,000 liters rain water tank plumbed to the Car Wash that does not sit on the Car Wash land but is owned by the current owners although is not included in the sale price.

  • The Car Wash name “Smiley Car Wash” can not be used by the new owner.

  • Hand tools, Specialized tools and misc. parts and accessories.


An adjoining piece of land of the car wash can also be purchased

  • Lot 201 Narrung Road – 350m2 vacant block with water views, comes with 50,000 litre rain water tank.

About Meningie

Meningie is 1 hour and 20 minutes from Adelaide and is situated on the shores of lake Albert which is a fresh water lake at the end of the River Murray Water System. The lake is perfect for Water Skiing, Sailing, Jet Skis, paddle boarding and Fishing.

If you want to fish off the beach you can be there in 40 minutes from Meningie or be net fishing for the famous Coorong Mullet in 20 minutes. Meningie has 4 great Doctors, large hospital with a helipad on site,  a very good kindergarten and area school or a bus runs daily to Murray Bridge (45min away) to access further schools , sporting clubs include AFL football,  Cricket, Sailing, Lawn Bowls, Horse Riding, Gun and Car club. All the amenities including a Large Food land Super Market, Hardware & Electrical, NAB Bank, Post Office, Take Away’s & Coffee Shops, Hotel, Brewing Co & Restaurant, Caravan Park, Bakery.

Click to Download an Expressions of Interest Form to Submit your Offer, Terms & Conditions for the Purchase of Proposed Car Wash