Tuesday, 23 September 2014: Residents of Oran Park will see the opening of one of Australia’s most modern supermarkets when Woolworths opens the doors of its new store in Oran Park Town Centre.
The new $50 million development will officially open at 8am on Thursday, 25 September and will provide customers with fresh Australian produce, inspiring meal ideas, a wide choice of healthy options and a huge range of grocery items at great prices.
Woolworths Oran Park Store Manager, Greg Hamilton, said 130 people would be employed at the store, with new jobs for local people.
“We are proud that the opening of the new Woolworths sees us welcoming so many new people to the company from the Oran Park area.
“Our aim is to connect customers directly with our local fresh producers such as Sunset Hill, producers of lettuce and gourmet greens, as much as possible. With 100 per cent of fresh meat and 96 per cent of fresh fruit and veg sourced from Australia, our store will highlight the wonderful seasonality of produce along with tips for the best uses for products, ” Greg said.
The new store is 4,886 square metres and will include a pizza bar creating freshly made pizza to order, a full production bakery, delicatessen and a convenient on site BWS store. The store will also include a focus on wellness with Woolworths’ Macro Wholefoods Market range that includes free range, free from and organic choices.
Nineteen checkouts will be available for customers including traditional, express and self serve checkouts.
Woolworths Oran Park is celebrating the new store opening with donations to the local community including a cheque presentation to Oran Park Public School and Harrington Park Public School. Customers are welcome to join in all the opening day festivities.
The store will be open from 7am to 10pm every day.
What: Opening of Woolworths Oran Park
When: 7:45am for 8:00am commencement of proceedings on Thursday 25 September
Where: Oran Park Podium, Cnr. Oran Park and Peter Brock Drives, Oran Park
Interviews and photo opportunities are available.
For further information please contact One Green Bean on (02) 8020 1800.
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