OUR SERVICES ARE AS DIVERSE AS THE AREA we COVER

ABOUT US

Established in 1997, Barkly Plumbing Services has extensive experience in Plumbing, drainage and gas across the residential, commercial and maintenance sectors, including supplying and installing and maintaining bore equipment and comprehensive water systems. We have been the head contractor for a number of projects and subcontractor for commercial, civil and industrial plumbing works. Barkly Plumbing works with clients ranging from Government, Power and Water, Aboriginal Corporations and private sectors.

We have the capacity to undertake all projects in the commercial and civil scope, whilst maintaining our CAL accreditation. We offer a broad range of services to suit our unique location in the Barkly, from start to finish, including design, supply, installation and certification.

Since being established, Barkly Plumbing has continued to grow and extend our capabilities and capacity, through extending our fleet of plumbing and earthmoving equipment, developing our local workforce and offering a broad range of plumbing solutions.

Being a family run business, locally owned and operated, we are familiar with the vast range of services we need to offer, especially within our climate and distances. We take into consideration all aspects of a project including, climatic, cultural, safety, environmental, travel and logistical conditions that may have an impact on clients and projects, and can adapt to meet needs and outcomes.

Our team is experienced across the full range of general plumbing, as well as offering specialised services in: waste water treatment, reverse osmosis units, hydro-vac excavation, bulk waste removal, fabrication and welding, storage tank supply and installation.

Barkly Plumbing Services currently hold panel contracts with:

 

POWER AND WATER CORPORATION

  • Mechanical repairs, maintenance and new works to sewerage and water infrastructure on remote communities 

  • Hydraulic and civil repairs, maintenance and new works to water and sewerage infrastructure on remote communities

  • Civil and hydraulic works and services relating to water supply and infrastructure for Tennant Creek, Elliott and Newcastle Waters

TERRITORY HOUSING

  • Remote housing repairs and maintenance 

TERRITORY GENERATION

  • General maintenance support, fabrication and installation of mechanical structures and small projects

To undertake these contracts, Barkly Plumbing Services employ and train local people, utilising their local knowledge and experience.

 

AGENTS

We are proud local agents for Grundfos, Davey Pumps, and NOV (Mono), Pioneer Tanks and ReAqua. Our employees have a number of years’ experience between them in installing and maintaining these products.

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MEMBERSHIPS

We value industry memberships to keep abreast of changes within our field of expertise and offer our clients confidence in our works. 

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HEALTH SAFETY ENVIRONMENT

We foster a safe and energetic work environment that encourages growth and continuous innovation and improvement.

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WHERE WE SERVICE

Barkly Plumbing Services carries out work in all areas of the Barkly and Roper Gulf regions of the Northern Territory.

 
  • Alexandria Station

  • Ali Curung

  • Alpurrurulam

  • Alroy Downs

  • Ampilatwatja

  • Barkly Homestead

  • Barrow Creek

  • Benmarra Station

  • Beswick (Wugularr)

  • Borroloola

  • Brunette Downs

  • Canteen Creek (Owairtilla)

  • Connells Lagoon

  • Corella Creek

  • Docker River

  • Elliott

  • Epenarra

  • Frewena

  • Gallipoli Station

  • Kalkarindji

  • King Ash Bay

  • Kurraya

  • Likkaparta

  • Mittiebah Station

  • Mount Liebig

  • Murray Downs

  • Newcastle Waters

  • Robinson River

  • Rockhampton Downs Station

  • Renner Springs

  • Tennant Creek

  • Ti Tree

  • Wauchope

  • Yuendumu

SERVICES

COMMERCIAL

Barkly Plumbing Services offer commercial plumbing to a range of clients, such as Power and Water, Northern Territory Government and Commonwealth Government 

agencies such as Centrelink, Aboriginal Hostels, Tennant Creek High School and Clontarf.

BORE AND WATER 

Barkly Plumbing Services supply, install and maintain bore equipment and comprehensive water systems. We provide a unique service, specialising in bore repair and maintenance, solar and electric bores, as well as groundwater and sewer pumps. We also have the capacity to airlift bores.

RESIDENTIAL & MAINTENANCE

Barkly Plumbing Services offer residential plumbing and maintenance in the Tennant Creek area and beyond. We provide fast and reliable service backed with quality products to match. We offer water and septic tank cleaning and maintenace and maintain NT Government residential housing assets.

 
 

current projects

 

Ampilatwatja New Health Clinic

   CLIENT: Pedersens Pty Ltd

SCOPE: Plumbing and Drainage Works

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ROBINSON RIVER HEALTH CLINIC

Sanitary Plumbing and Drainage

CLIENT  

Department of Infrastructure

PRINCIPAL CONTRACTOR

Scope Building

VALUE

$437K

YEAR COMPLETED

2017

TENNANT CREEK SPEEDWAY

Hydraulic and Sanitary Works, New Tank and Stand

CLIENT  

Department of Infrastructure ​

PRINCIPAL CONTRACTOR

Curtis Constructions (NT)

VALUE

$52K

YEAR COMPLETED

2016

ELLIOTT CLINIC

Plumbing, Drainage, Watermain and Camp Sewer

CLIENT  

Department of Infrastructure

PRINCIPAL CONTRACTOR

Probuild NT

VALUE

$467K

YEAR COMPLETED

2015

KALINJARA

Solar Bore Upgrade

CLIENT

Julali​kari Aboriginal Corporation

PRINCIPAL CONTRACTOR

Barkly Plumbing Services

VALUE

$46K

YEAR COMPLETED

2014

WOGYELA

Supply and Install New Tank and Stand

CLIENT  

Julalikari Aboriginal Corporation​

PRINCIPAL CONTRACTOR

Barkly Plumbing Services

VALUE

$93K

YEAR COMPLETED

2014

AMPILATWATJA

Housing Septic Upgrade Stage 1 and 2

CLIENT

Barkly Regional Council

PRINCIPAL CONTRACTOR

Barkly Plumbing Services

VALUE

$1.5M

YEAR COMPLETED

2013

 

PLANT & EQUIPMENT

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COMMUNITY

Barkly Plumbing Services partner with various community groups in the Barkly Region. We feel that as a successful business in the region it is our duty to give back to the community that supports us. We currently support:

  • Barkly Rodeo Association

  • ABC Amateur Race Club Inc - Brunette Downs Races

  • Barkly Campdraft Association

  • Tennant Creek High School Presentation Night

  • Barkly Regional Council - Australia Day Celebrations

  • Tennant Creek Gun Club

  • Tennant Creek and District Show - Cattle Section

  • Tennant Turf Club

  • Lions Club

  • RSL - ANZAC Day

  • Devils Marbles Cricket Club

  • Tennant Creek Little Athletics

  • Shaun Jones and Little Boy Blue Racing Micky Jones

  • Desert Harmony Festival

  • Tennant Creek Golf Club

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Master Plumbers - Plumbing Preparedness Interview:

Barkly plumbing was interviewed by Master Plumbers in December 2020.
We shared our business journey, the challeneges and advantages of running a business in the most remote location in Australia. We provide plumbing related services to remote communities from Alice Springs to Katherine and Borroloola in the North to Yulara in the South and Regional north WA and Regional QLD.


Click the link to read the full interview: 

 

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EMPLOYMENT

Barkly Plumbing Services seek to employ local people through apprenticeships or direct employment opportunities so that skills may be acquired locally and can remain in the local area where possible. We offer training opportunities as well as specialised tickets for our existing employees through Armagh Safety and Training, such as Working at Heights, Confined Space, and a range of civil plant operation tickets.

 recruitment 

Barkly Plumbing Services aims to employ locally by way of using employment agencies and initiatives, such as Group Training NT. We seek like-minded, passionate individuals who value the Territory and its water the way we do.

 indigenous initiatives 

Barkly Plumbing Services is committed to Indigenous employment, engagement and training within Tennant Creek and the Barkly region. We have established and maintained strong relationships with local employment and training organisations who support us to build our Indigenous workforce capacity. We foster a culture of mutual respect and cooperation with Indigenous communities and recognise their importance in our work. We are continually striving to build on our community partnerships through engaging Indigenous subcontractors, suppliers and local people. 

 

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