Costco in Australia

  • 19 Nov 2008 - Docklands warehouse construction starts. Costco Australia Managing Director, Patrick Noone, and ING Real Estate CEO, Greg Boyd, turned the first sods in a ceremony for the cameras.
  • 13 Mar 2009 - In a joint announcement with Industry, Trade and Industrial Relations Minister Martin Pakula, Costco confirmed it is seeking 225 full time and part employees for its Docklands store.
  • 17 Aug 2009 - Costco opens the first Australian location at Docklands.
  • 21 Jul 2011 - Costco Australia expands nationally with the opening of a second location in Auburn, Sydney's West.
  • 22 Jul 2011 - Costco opens the third Australian location at Canberra.
  • 20 Nov 2013 - Costco Ringwood opens in Melbourne
  • 21 Nov 2013 - Costco Crossroads opens in Liverpool, with Costco Australia's first fuel station.
  • 29 May 2014 - Costco North Lakes opens in Brisbane, featuring a fuel station.
  • 19 Nov 2014 - Costco's first warehouse in South Australia opens in Adelaide, featuring a fuel station.
  • 18 Nov 2015 - Costco's eighth warehouse in Australia opens in Moorabbin, featuring its first fuel station in Victoria.
Docklands opening
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