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Item: Floorstanders or bookshelf speakers
Price Range: max $300
Item Condition: Used
Extra Info: I had to sell my beautiful Orpheus Auroras recently for emergency cash, thus without music now. :cry: 

I'm after speakers in the Cairns QLD 4870 area for pickup or I can arrange courier pickup from you front door if you can package the speakers.

The courier (www.sendle.com.au) constraints are: 100 litre and 25kg per item. So lighter, individual floorstanders are an option.

I am aware that I'm asking for a lot with that low cost, but unfortunately that is my budget - for local pickup I can go a bit higher to include the amount I would have spent on shipping.

Thank you so much for your kind consideration.

 

 

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