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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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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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It’s not a Kangaroo its Coorparoo….

Coorparoo is a suburb located just on the fringe of Brisbane’s CBD. Located just 4 kilometres south east of the CBD, Coorparoo has been a suburb of choice for young growing families.

Future plans for the area include:

• Achieving a balance between growth and maintenance of character and low-density residential development
• Rezoning more areas to the character residential zone to protect streetscapes and housing
• Rezoning 5.8 hectares of Stephens Mountain to the conservation zone
• Focusing change in centres along:
– Logan Road corridor
– Greenslopes Private Hospital
– area around Greenslopes busway station

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Kennards Team On Site!

Today our Kennards team went into over drive at 21 Turbo drive. Our first day on site to start the set-up process. Over the next 10days our team will be working hard to number all the units, testing the individual alarms on every unit and setting up the retail space ready to open her doors to our first customers on Friday the 21st of June 2019.

Our newest Coorparoo Self storage facility in Queensland is purpose built. Designed to store anything from a suit case full of your winter ski gear to your entire house hold contents or even your business. We have strategically created enterprise spaces up to 250sqm and unit sizes down to as small as a 1smq locker with everything in between.

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Kennards BIG New Space Ship in Turbo Drive

Recently our CEO, Sam Kennard, made another visit to our big new space ship emerging at Turbo Drive Coorparoo.

The six level Coorparoo storage centre will boast over 1,100 storage spaces, and provide individually alarmed spaces with 24 hour 7 day access.

Sam, like a proud dad, was clearly a little excited about the imminent arrival of this new self storage centre, he grabbed a selfie with Nicky Goodwin (KSS Queensland Operations Manager) and Michael Macheledt (KSS Development and Construction Manager).

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Turbo-ing To The Finish Line! Kennards Self Storage 21 Turbo Drive Only Weeks Away!

21 Turbo Drive Coorparoo, Queensland’s newest Kennards Self Storage centre is only weeks away from opening its doors to the public.

Our Newest Orange and Blue Beacon of Freedom dominates the sky line of Turbo Drive.

On site this week with the Hutchinson Builders team for an update, all the scaffold is now down, and we are now at lock up stage.

This Purpose-built facility boasts four designated loading docks, to cater for all sized cars, trucks and trailers. No need to worry about height restrictions or the weather, they are all undercover and plenty of height clearance.

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Making History In Thomastown!

The suburb of Thomastown came into existence in 1848 when the Thomas family purchased 106 acres of land north of Melbourne for market gardening. The area quickly became a popular settlement area for German settlers attracting farmers, horse-racing breeders, and milk production. Because of the popularity of the region close to Melbourne’s north, it wasn’t long before residential development began at Thomastown with the arrival of Italian, Macedonians and Greek immigrants after the Second World War – a cultural background of the region which still exist today.

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Kennards Self Storage Turbo Drive, Coorparoo that is!

Progress of our new Kennards Self Storage Queensland facility is in Turbo Drive, 21 Turbo drive Coorparoo that is!!

This week we visited for a construction update with the Hutchison team. The main building structure is now completed and the fit out of the first floor has commenced.

Once the centre is at a lockable stage progress will move quite quickly. Signage, driveways and permanent fencing will be the last to be installed before opening, weather permitting June / July this year.

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Pack your bags, get your boarding pass and off we go!

October is fast approaching and so is the opening of our new Adelaide Airport store, the latest and greatest purpose built Kennards Self Storage Facility in South Australia. With nearly 600 rentable units available from the 2nd October we are already experiencing a massive number of inquiries and we already have a high number of customers getting in early and reserving a unit.

Kennards Self Storage Adelaide Airport boasts some of the greatest state-of-the-art features in the storage industry to date and promises to be any commercial or residential customers dream storage solution. With 24-7 access, on site complimentary conference room with interactive screen and free WiFi, delivery concierge service, trolleys, pallet jacks, on site forklift and rubbish disposal services and a comprehensive range of both ground and lift access units, there is an option for almost anyone at Kennards Adelaide Airport.

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