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Plenty of Space at Rozelle!

Kennard’s Self Storage Rozelle is conveniently located in Sydney’s Inner West an easy 4kms to Sydney CBD. Our location in the leafy suburb of Rozelle is directly behind Victoria road, opposite Rozelle Public school and an easy walk from Darling Street, at 17 Wellington Street.

One of our unique features is our huge under cover car park that allows all weather loading and unloading. Our car park can even take a 20ft or 40ft container. Perfect for our residential and business customers. You will always find a park when accessing your unit or dropping in to purchase boxes from our Box Shop. We have a full range of all packing materials and moving boxes and are ready to assist with your requirements.

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Ready To Disco At Thomastown Victoria

Kennards Self Storage has opened its 91st storage centre located on 187 Settlement Road, Thomastown Victoria. This purpose built self storage facility will house a range of storage units from  1sqm up to 30sqm. There will be storage units that even the fussiest of customers will find for themselves.

Kennards Thomastown will boast VIP driveway units where customers simply drive straight up to their space to load and unload their goods. There are also ground floor units that are located a short trolleys stroll from the driveway. For the more cost effective units they are located on the upper floors accessible via the good lift. Long term storers love this option as it’s a set and forget when they choose this solution.

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Moore Park Boutique Self Storage Experience

Kennards Self Storage at Moore Park is a boutique self storage centre only 3kms south east of the Sydney CBD.

The heritage listed building was previously the AGM Glass Factory at 851 South Dowling Street, built in 1938 to the design of Mitchell Henry Potter, an AGM Company Engineer. The building is a highly intact outstanding example of a landmark industrial building of Interwar Functionalist style. It proudly dominates on the corner South Dowling Street and Lachlan Street opposite to Moore Park Supa Centre.

The Moore Park Kennards Self Storage building contributes to the old-world charm of the Moore Park precinct along with The Sydney Cricket Ground established in 1848, the Commemorative Pavilion built in 1938 and the Horden Pavilion built in 1924.

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In The Backstreets of Artarmon Lays An Oasis Of Space, A Beautiful Space

Offering a slice of space you can make your own, whether it’s decluttering the home, emptying out that spare room, storing that dream car you’ve worked so hard to build or looking to start that fantastic new business idea, Kennards Self Storage Artarmon has a space for you. Located only 10km from the city of Sydney at 3 Frederick Street (next door to the SBS Building studio), the site offers a drive-thru building with covered vehicle parking, ample trolleys and CCTV monitoring, making it fantastic for both Personal and Commercial use.

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Big Changes Are Coming!

Kennards Self Storage are excited to confirm that we are undertaking a significant expansion and improvement of our 565 Woodville Road Guildford storage centre.

Located in the heart of the Cumberland council district in western Sydney; the Kennards Self Storage Guildford centre was one of our first dedicated centres built. And one of the first our, at the time very young CEO Sam Kennard had a hand in building.

Sam and Nev Kennard

The centre opened in 1984 with around 540 storage spaces. At the time, secure gate access, hoist access to upper levels and smooth glide roller doors were an innovation. Sometime later Kennards Hire relocated from the south-western yard on the corner permitting the use of the space for larger vehicle and container storage.

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Another Expansion at Kennards Self Storage Penrith And a New Fast Food Development Almost Ready To Open


Kennards Self Storage Penrith
is excited to announce that the construction of an additional building has been completed. The new building has an additional 100 storage spaces, with a mix of driveway, ground floor and upper floor units with a ride in hoist.

The Penrith Centre located at 2215 Castlereagh Road with convenient access off Thornton Drive now has eight buildings of storage with a new fast food precinct about to open from the 22nd August. We welcome Starbucks, Oportos and Zambreros to the neighborhood, all with drive thru’s for your convenience.

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All The Stars Are Aligned


Shopping for your goods in this day and age can simply be done in the comfort of your home. With the reliance for convenience, speed and quality one may ask, “How do I choose which business to transact with?”

A research study conducted by sciencedirect.com titled “Influence of consumer reviews on online purchasing decisions in older and younger adults” confirmed a major factor in a consumer’s decision to purchase was as quoted “According to recent meta-analyses, the most important features influencing sales and attitudes are the valence and the volume of reviews. In general, more positive reviews increase sales and attitudes, whereas negative reviews reduce them”.

This really confirms what we already do, how many times have you read through the reviews of a business that you wish to transact with before making your decision.

Google benchmarks businesses with an average star rating of 4.5 and above as a superior service provider.

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Sydney’s Hidden Gem, Families and Retirees are Flocking to Thornleigh

Located on the upper north shore, approximately 26km northwest of Sydney, surrounded by bush and acting as a gateway to the M1 and the Central Coast, Thornleigh is experiencing unprecedented growth in population, infrastructure, development and popularity with families who enjoy the great sense of community and bushland surroundings.

With busy Pennant Hills Road slicing through this leafy suburb, Thornleigh is surrounded by suburbs including Westleigh, Cherrybrook, Hornsby Wahroonga, Pennant Hills and Beecroft to name a few.

Real Estate
Homes in this suburb are of a mixed nature regarding style, ranging from contemporary architecturally designed homes to bungalows and renovator delights. Located in Thornleigh is the complex Wild Ash Grove which features over 120 dwellings varying in style and size but have proven very popular amongst buyers.

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The Next Mega Suburb To Hit Sydney

The concrete jungle of the Sydney CBD has seen many business parks pop up outside of the CBD. The likes of Norwest Business Park, Central Hills Business Park, Australian Technology Park and one of the biggest growing area Macquarie Business Park are all popping up around Sydney.

Macquarie Park is located 15 kilometres north-west of the Sydney CBD or otherwise known as the City of Ryde. Suburbs that surround the area include, Epping, Marsfield, North Ryde, East Ryde, Deniston, Deniston East and Top Ryde.

One of the projects by Visionary Developers include a $1bn investment in the development of two iconic towers to house a mix of business, retail and residential dwellings. The 20-storey building will be another addition to the growing landscape of Macquarie Park.

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What’s In An Opening?

There are many ways to describe an opening.

“A happening at the beginning of an event or activity, a space or gap that allows passage or access, a hole, vent, slot, window or even just a cavity”.

During our lives, we all may experience an official opening of a business or a see new location open. The ‘official opening’ term is used to attract people by alerting them about an opening. It can also be described as an occasion when a new shop or public building starts operation making the site available for people to use or visit. We could even use words to describe a business opening as a beginning, start, outset, inception, launch, or simply a birth of a business. One such storage opening or birth is occurring in the northern Melbourne suburb of Thomastown.

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