Australia Post has rented a 6500 square metre portion of Charter Hall’s Kewdale Distribution Centre in south east Perth.
The occupier needed the space to handle increased freight movement coming as a consequence of the current economic environment, according to JLL’s Andrew Fife, who is marketing the property with colleague Nick Goodridge.
It is the second lease deal to Australia Post JLL’s WA office has negotiated in 2020, the executive added.
Following the agreement, Charter Hall has about 7000 sqm left to fill at Kewdale: the vacant space asking about $75 per sqm, per annum, ex outgoings and GST.
Other tenants within the fully sprinklered complex include Iron Mountain, Linfox, Myer and Woolworths.
The 29,018 sqm facility occupies a 4.5 hectare parcel at 123-135 Kewdale Road.
It neighbours Kewdale Freight Terminal, about 13 kilometres from the city.