Coorparoo RSL places ‘drained’ clubhouse in the marketplace


“We’re inquisitive about speaking to individuals who want to see the RSL as a part of the longer term deveopment,” Mr Cuylenburg stated.

“Our membership has been there because the ’60s and it is beginning to get a bit drained, the constructing is attending to the stage the place it wants an inexpensive quantity of upkeep finished and cash spent.

“We thought this is likely to be a chance to have a look at a three way partnership.”

The positioning has a code assessable peak of as much as 16 storeys and could possibly be developed for residential residences or aged care, industrial or retail.

It’s being marketed by Ray White Business, for an expressions-of-interest marketing campaign ending mid-October.

Mr Cuylenburg stated the membership had been engaged on its redevelopment plans, together with an overhaul of its providing to focus on households and youthful individuals dwelling in Coorparoo.

“Earlier than, we have been in all probability slightly extra confined in our providing, being extra towards the sub-branch and grownup members, however as issues change, you have to transfer with the occasions or you do not final,” he stated.

The RSL sub-branch has 213 members, and the membership itself greater than 2000.

The membership shut for greater than three months through the begin of the pandemic, placing its employees on JobKeeper and taking advantage of the shutdown by repainting the positioning and getting ready for a COVID-safe reopening.

Mr Cuylenburg stated with every part so unpredictable, it appeared pretty much as good a time as any to place the clubhouse in the marketplace for expressions of curiosity to see if they may collect any industrial curiosity.

It was an opportunity for the membership to “management its personal future”, he stated, and with the expressions of curiosity marketing campaign closing on October 14, the membership will know sooner relatively than later which approach it is going to go.