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.