Become part of the Chipmunks family. Our high tech systems, top quality playground equipment and maintained growth will help you realise your business goals through experienced staff, thorough training and dedicated support.
Franchising At Chipmunks
We’re always on the hunt for enthusiastic, hard working individuals with a passion for kids entertainment and active learning. Our proved support systems and processes are in place to maximise your success and help you to run a venue which provides families a space to visit, have unlimited fun, meet friends, throw parties and enjoy the cafe at an affordable cost. With hard work and commitment we have seen franchise owners build and run their business in turn returning a generous return on investment. Inquire today and join one of Asia Pacific’s most loved kids entertainment facilities!
We’re a market leader in the indoor playground and kids entertainment sector with 52 stores across Australia, New Zealand and Indonesia. Through franchising of Chipmunks kids indoor playground we have built and maintained a steady growth with multiple new stores opening every year. Our robust systems are backed with franchise support from head office and well trained staff to assist with the whole process to streamline the process opening of a new store and put all points in place to maximise your success. We continually to strive to provide state of the art playground equipment and facilities that are of the highest safety and operational standards.
Chipmunks prides itself on providing a unique kids entertainment experience that services the whole family. With the best quality indoor playground equipment, soft play areas, interactive activities and dedicated age zones we continually strive to offer the best consumer experience. Chipmunks indoor playground is a one stop family entertainment destination offering the indoor playground for kids aged zero to eleven as well as a full service onsite cafe delivering top quality food with the best ingredients.
In addition to the playground and cafe the business is supported by becoming a birthday party and private venue hire space. We have put all systems in place to offer customers a one stop shop when it comes to organising an event from the planning, decorating a dedicated party room, all inclusive party packages and full catering options.
Why Invest in Chipmunks?
Chipmunks Playland and Cafe franchisees are supported by a team of professional and talented people who are constantly refining and improving what is already a tried & tested formula.
All our franchisees have the opportunity to generate revenue via multiple channels, including:
- Pay for play entry
- Exciting birthday party packages
- Full service café
- After hours functions
- Group and school bookings
- Branded merchandise sales
- Casual drop and shop (subject to licensing)
- Website and email marketing
- Loyalty programme
- Branded themed rides (optional)
- Before and/or After School Care (subject to licensing)
- Vacation/School Holiday Care (subject to licensing)
Chipmunks Playland& Café franchise is supported by a team of professional and talented people, who are constantly refining and improving what is already a tried and tested formula. Our carefully selected locations, pricing, operational policies and procedures take the hard work out of setting up a successful business.
Continuous improvement is a key component to the success of any business and all Chipmunks procedures, operational policies and methods are monitored and updated regularly to support the needs of our franchisees and customers. We assist with the complete installation which is managed by a team of specialist installers who are qualified by our equipment manufacturers and all aspects of the design and layout of your centre are proven to maximise your income potential and deliver a fantastic playground experience for your customers.
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Frequently Asked Questions
Yes, excluding any costs uncured during the due diligence period.
A typical store will cost between $550k to $600k depending on works carried out by the landlord.
Approximately $20k is a sufficient amount.
You can expect to see profits of 20-25% of the annual turnover.
Bulky retail areas, shopping centres and design built areas. We are opening stores in these areas Nationwide.
We support and find an appropriate space plus negotiate all leases and terms on your behalf. This ensures your investment your investment is viable.
We provide full operational training which is required at a set fee of $10k + GST. We also provide ongoing support and regular store visits from our operational staff.
We will come back to you within 24 to 48 hours.
No, all that is required is a positive, hard working owner operator that follows the systems we have put in place.
A 7% franchisee fee plus .5% marketing fee is required on an ongoing basis.
We provide marketing support, national suppliers deals, operational support, new product development, merchandising, menu upgrades and development and new play equipment options to name but a few.
The term fits in with lease terms 5 to 10 years and right of renewal.
We include right of renewal options to all our franchisees.
Yes, many franchisees own additional stores in close proximity to each other.
Yes, we require you to work in your store as an owner operator 30 hours per week minimum.