Andrew Wright is based in Hobart and offers the following services Tasmania-wide:
VALUATIONS providing a comprehensive
service over a broad spectrum of assets for Commercial and Personal Clients.
AUCTIONS AT OUR PREMISES 81 Sunderland Street, Derwent Park, Hobart, Tasmania. Our high profile, well located Auction Premises, provide the ideal venue to sell Trucks; Light Commercial Vehicles; Cars; Earthmoving Plant including Excavators; Tractors & Agricultural Equipment; Forklifts; Mobile Plant including Generators & Compressors; Shipping Containers; and various other Civil Construction Equipment.
Our Vendors include Liquidators, the Bailiff Magistrates Court of Tasmania, Solicitors, Trustee Companies, Businesses selling Assets surplus to their requirements or closing and Executors of Deceased Estates.
SITE AUCTION SERVICE for Business Closures or
Clearance Auctions, and Rural Clearing Sales.
In 2017, after being in business for over
thirty years, Andrew Wright Auctioneers & Valuers
is still recognised as being a market leader in Tasmania with an excellent reputation Australia-wide.
looks forward to doing business with you and welcome enquiry for
whatever valuation or auction task no matter how major, diverse or
is a current Board Member of the Property Agents Board, Tasmania (www.propertyagentsboard.com.au), having being appointed by the Tasmanian Government in 2017.
is a PAST NATIONAL PRESIDENT of the Auctioneers & Valuers
Association of Australia (AVAA) having been elected each year from 2002
to 2007. He is a LIFE MEMBER of the AVAA, an AVAA CERTIFIED PRACTISING
VALUER and an AVAA CERTIFIED PRACTISING AUCTIONEER. The Auctioneers
& Valuers Association of Australia is the recognised leading body
of Auctioneers & Valuers throughout Australia. Andrew Wright has
been a Licensed Auctioneer since 1984.
retired as a National Director of the AVAA after serving 10 years from
1998 to 2008. He has previously been a National Director of COSBOA
(Council of Small Business Organisations in Australia). He was a panel
member of the Commonwealth Government's COAG skills Recognition
Taskforce. He was a Senior Lecturer in both Valuation and Auction
Practice for AVAA and recognized by TAFE NSW. In 2006 Andrew Wright was
contracted to provide a day long lecture programme on Valuation
Practice in house for one of Australia's largest Auction &
Valuation Companies at their Head Office in Sydney.
Until 1991 he operated a very successful Auction and Valuation
Business in Tasmania. The regular weekly room Auctions
became an institution in Hobart on a Thursday evening
and many varied on site Auctions including Business,
House and Rural Clearance Auctions occurred.
Valuations were done on behalf of Government, Public
Institutions, Business and Private Individuals.
until the end of 2000 Andrew Wright was based in
Sydney having Senior Valuation and Auctioneering roles
with Leading Australian Companies as well as
successfully operating his own business Andrew Wright
Auctioneers and Valuers.
From 2001 until June 2009
Andrew Wright operated a
successful Auction & Valuation Business in Hobart
which included Regular Auction Room Auctions, On Site
Auctions, and a comprehensive Valuation Practice.
In June 2009 Andrew Wright accepted an offer to join Australia's
largest Auction Group Pickles Auctions in Hobart as
Manager of Commercial & Industrial Assets and
Trucks & Machinery. In this time he conducted the
monthly Truck & Machinery Auction and when
required On Site Auctions as well as establishing a
very successful Valuation Practice for the major Banks
and Finance Companies, Insolvency Practitioners and
nearly 2 years of his tenure he was Principal Auctioneer also
conducting the weekly Government, Fleet & Re-Possessed Vehicle
Auction. He was also the Auctioneer for the twice monthly Salvage
On July 7, 2014 after over five years employment with
Pickles Auctions, Andrew Wright resigned and ANDREW
WRIGHT AUCTIONEERS & VALUERS are
back in business, displaying that very personal, yet
completely professional, service to Clients that Andrew
has been well known for over the last 30 years.
have been diverse extending from Commercial, Business & General
Equipment and Industrial Plant and Machinery to Fine Art &
Antiques.Clients range from Corporate, Government, and Business Sectors
to the General Public. The Auction Sales have been successful with
excellent results achieved for clients who are all important to us. We
pride ourselves on the highly personalised business we operate.