Owning a business can be hard work but as the new owner of this one it can also be a lot of fun.
Located in the heart of Northbridge this unique business is a vintage gaming museum that breathes new life into decades of video games and the rich culture that surrounds them. Established in 2015, it is the only one in Australia and because of it’s uniqueness is very attractive to all age groups-kids who are fascinated to see how life was “in the olden days” and “Big Kids” reliving the activities and sounds of their youth.
As a unique business there is absolutely no competition. Very little marketing is required as the business has a strong website and an established data base of repeat customers. In addition it enjoys
- Over 200 5 star reviews on Trip Advisor
- Over 240 5 star reviews on Face Book, and
- Over 180 5 star reviews on Google Business
The trading hours are convenient opening at 11.00 am and closing at 4.00 pm 6 days per week. The business is closed on Tuesdays.
The business is home to an impressive collection of over 100 video game consoles – dating from console gaming’s beginnings in the 1970’s to the high-tech wonders of today. The museum is split into two sections: a display area and an interactive area. After taking a walk through the museum, visitors then have the opportunity to play the old classics like Pong, Space Invaders, Super Mario, Sonic, Crash Bandicoot and many more in the gaming area.
Retro games are suitable for all ages. Customers comprise casual visits by individuals, couples, families etc and group bookings, children’s birthdays, adult’s birthdays, corporate fun days and team building events , social club activities and fundraisers. Specific programs are also set up for school excursions, OSHC holidays and clubs.
The owner is relocating overseas and so after many years of enjoyment running this unique business which she established she is now reluctantly selling as part of her relocation plans.