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Do you want to make money and have fun?

Are you ready to mix it up and become your own boss?

If you have dreamt of owning your own business with dedicated support, attractive returns, and exciting opportunities, then becoming a Cold Rock Franchisee is for you!

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Owning a Cold Rock Franchise means you become part of the largest 100% Australian owned and operated ice cream and treats business.


Our Franchise model is designed for optimum growth, continual learning, and superior service.


We will assist you through every step of the way, with ongoing training and support to ensure you and your staff are equipped with the skills and knowledge you need to succeed.

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Ready to scoop up the opportunity and own your own Cold Rock Ice Creamery? Take a look at our franchise opportunities across Australia. We’re ready when you are!

Select your local state on the map to view our current opportunities. Or if you already have a location in mind, let us know in your enquiry.






Franchise FAQ

Yes, the Cold Rock franchise application deposit is fully refundable, up until the point where you are issued with franchise documentation. Once you have received this documentation, your deposit will be non-refundable. Your deposit is used to cover the costs that Cold Rock incurs in selecting and inducting you as a franchise partner.

As of 1 November 2023, the Cold Rock franchise application deposit is $1,000. Please note that the deposit amount is reviewed annually.

Typically this ranges between AUD $145,000 – $300,000 (excluding GST). The are a number of different factors such as store size and equipment that can impact this fee. 

We recommend seeking professional advice, as you may have this in actual cash, funding from family and friends, shares, equity in your home/investment properties or a combination of all.

Cold Rock is always looking for new franchise locations across Australia. However, we are particular about the precincts where we open our stores. If you have a great location in mind, please let us know and we can work together to make it happen. Our team can also help you source the right location for your Cold Rock franchise or put you in touch with the right people who can help.

The returns you can earn as a Cold Rock Franchise Partner will depend on a number of factors, including your location, management skills, marketing efforts, and product quality. We have identified certain key performance indicators (KPIs) that we monitor to help our franchise partners maximize profitability.

As a new franchise partner, it is important to have realistic expectations about your initial income. Remember that building a successful business takes time and effort. However, with your continued commitment and hard work, you can achieve success as a Cold Rock franchise partner.

Yes, you will need to hold either Permanent Australian Residency or be an Australian citizen to enter into a Franchise Agreement with Cold Rock.

Yes, you can own more than one Cold Rock store, but you must first prove yourself to be capable of upholding the Cold Rock brand standards and policies, and creating a profitable and sustainable business. Once you have done so, Cold Rock will be happy to give you the opportunity to expand.

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