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Ascent’s Quarterly Online Machinery Auction

Ascent Partners’ next online machinery auction will be on Monday, August 21st.

90% of lots are available for viewing now at, the remainder will be uploaded by Monday, August 7th.

This quarter’s auction is based mainly around two A2 NSW offset / digital / wide format plants – Oxford Communications (surplus plant on sale to Bright Print Group) and Weston Printing (business closure) and includes:

Offset (5) –  Heidelberg GTO, MO, SM74, Sakurai.
Digital (7) – Konica, Ricoh, and Canon.
Saddle Stitchers (3) – Muller Martini.
CtP (2) – Agfa.
Collator, stitcher trimmer – Horizon.
Folders (6) –  MBO, G&K, Stahl, Baum.
Guillotines (5) – Polar, Wohlenberg.
Wide Format – Konsberg cutter, Oce flat bed (2)
Bindery – Laminators, drills, binders, etc.
Miscellaneous – Forklifts, pallet trucks, cylinders, trucks, shelving, cylinders (2), inserters (2) etc.

All details of this Auction, including how to register, when machinery can be viewed, auction process, and payment / pick up time frames can be seen at

Businesses For Sale

We have two new business listings in Victoria – a mid-sized mail house and a niche printer. We also have printers looking to acquire. All conversations taken in the strictest confidence.

Business Valuation and Appraisal Services.

We’ve been providing these services for over 10 years, usually as a precursor to selling a business, but also for forward planning and for merger / acquisition talks.

See or contact Richard on 0402 021 101 for a confidential discussion.