Water Bore Drillers

Water Bore Drillers. We have all the equipment, experience and expertise to install fully functioning water bores on your property for domestic, stock or cropping purposes.

We have over 40 years experience as water bore drillers in New South Wales and Queensland and take great pride in the quality of the bores we install and in the service we provide. As farmers ourselves and as a family owned and operated business, we understand the importance of having a reliable supply of clean water appropriately positioned on the property.

LederWaterDrill has four fully equipped and supported drilling rigs and teams with support vehicles and all the necessary expertise to provide the best bore water solution for your property.

Our success rate for functioning wells surpasses 95% and in the unlikely event of a dry well being drilled, we offer a discounted per metre drill rate.

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Water Bore Drilling For Over 40 Years

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LederWaterDrill can help with all aspects of installing fully functioning water bores for domestic, light cropping and stock purposes including:

  • All facets of bore construction

  • Assistance with identifying the best location to drill including water diviner recommendations

  • Assistance with the permit application process in both NSW and QLD

  • Drilling in any substrate hard or soft including hard to access locations

  • All facets of bore development

  • Pump installation including scrutinizing the install for effective bore pump functioning

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Water Well Drilling

At Leder Water Drill, we have the equipment and expertise to safely drill water wells on your property. We will assess your land, advising as to the best positioning of your water well for optimum functionality and a clean water supply. Our water well drilling service includes the installation of a high-quality pump.


Residential water bores

Conserve water and drought-proof your home with a residential water bore. Access the groundwater beneath your property for a sustainable and cost-effective freshwater supply, ideal for drinking, washing and watering your garden. At Leder Water Drill, we can install a residential water bore and pump onto domestic or civic property for convenient access to groundwater. We will even ensure that the accessed water is 100% compliant with government safety standards and regulations.

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Water Bore Permit Assistance

If you want to install a water bore on your property, it is likely that you will require a permit before work can begin. The team at Leder Water Drill are experts in the legal requirements for water bores and can assist you in obtaining the relevant permit. From the application process through to meeting the relevant standards post-drill, our team of experienced engineers are here to help.

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Decommissioning wells

Is there an old well on your property that is posing a hazard to your freshwater supply or farmland? Contact Leder Water Drill for professional well decommissioning. We can identify how the well was installed and the appropriate equipment needed for decommissioning, providing a safe service that doesn’t cause damage to your property.

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Monitoring bores

If you need to monitor the quality of the groundwater beneath your property, Leder Water Drill can install monitoring bores at intervals in the surrounding area. Monitoring bores enable you to assess the quality, pressure, salinity and depth of groundwater. The monitoring process typically takes place over a five year period, with the experts at Leder Water Drill providing expert advice and assistance throughout.

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Environmental drilling

Gain an in-depth understanding of sub-terrain water conditions on your property with the expert assistance of Leder Water Drill. Through the use of monitoring bores, recovery wells and industry-standard equipment we can assess sub-surface water levels, identifying any potential contaminants or drops in pressure. This information can then be used to inform your water bore installation and maintenance, as well as to administer any possible treatments to contaminated water sources.

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Construction dewatering

Do you require water to be removed from an area for construction? Leder Water Drill can develop a strategy for the safe and effective removal of water from construction sites, taking into account the depth of groundwater and the risk of backflow. Our experienced team are trained in the latest techniques and armed with industry-standard equipment to precisely remove water from your site.

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Soft ground casings

Accessing water beneath non-rigid or poorly structured ground? Leder Water Drill can install soft ground casings into your substructure to provide additional support for wells and water bores. This prolongs the lifespan of the structure and prevents collapse or contamination of the water source.

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Submersible Pumps

We supply a full range of submersible multistage pumps that are perfecty suited to drawing water from restricted or smaller wells. Our pumps are durable, highly efficient and incorporate dry run and soft start protection as standard. Our submersible pump controller technology tracks weter demand and automatically adjusts pump speed ensuring consistent pressure.

Water Bore Drilling Regulations and Permits

Navigating the regulations and permits surrounding bore water drilling in Northern Rivers can be a complex process. It’s essential to familiarise yourself with the specific requirements for your area to ensure compliance with all necessary regulations. LederWaterDrill can assist you in understanding these requirements and obtaining the required permits before drilling commences.

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Water Bore Drilling In Northern Rivers – Done Right!

Water bore drilling is always done right by the team at LederWaterDrill. Take a moment to watch our promotional video to see some of our team in action.

Using the best equipment, training and know how, LederWaterDrill can efficiently place functioning water bores on your property. We can also assist with identifying the best place to drill as well as all the necessary paperwork to ensure that your water bores are 100% compliant.

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Frequently Asked Questions

The depth of a water bore depends on several factors, including the location of the groundwater, the geological conditions and the intended use of the water. In general, water bores in the Northern Rivers region can range from 30 to 100 metres deep. Our team at LederWaterDrill will assess your property to determine the optimal depth for your water bore based on these factors.

The ideal location for a water bore will depend on the hydrogeological conditions of your property, accessibility for drilling equipment and proximity to other water sources or infrastructure. LederWaterDrill will carefully assess your property to identify the best location for your water bore, ensuring optimal functionality and compliance with all relevant regulations.

Water bore drilling is a safe and controlled process when conducted by experienced professionals like LederWaterDrill. While there is always a small risk of ground disturbance during drilling, our team takes every precaution to minimise potential impacts on your property’s foundations. We use the latest drilling techniques and equipment to ensure a safe and successful drilling process.

In most cases, a permit is required to drill a water bore in Northern Rivers. The specific requirements for obtaining a permit will vary depending on your local council and the intended use of the water. LederWaterDrill can help guide you through the permit application process and ensure your water bore meets all relevant regulations and standards.

The duration of the water bore drilling process depends on several factors, including the depth of the bore, the geological conditions and the size of the drilling equipment. Typically, drilling a water bore can take anywhere from a few days to a few weeks. Our team at LederWaterDrill works efficiently to complete your project as quickly as possible without compromising on quality or safety.

In conclusion, choosing LederWaterDrill for your bore water drilling needs in Northern Rivers ensures you receive expert advice, high-quality workmanship and assistance with navigating the complex regulations and permits surrounding water bores. Our team is dedicated to providing a professional and reliable service and we’re proud to be a trusted name in the Australian drilling industry. Call Jake on 0401 851 423 for a free quote or use our online form to request a prompt call back. We look forward to helping you secure a reliable and sustainable water supply for your property.

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    Affordable And Efficient Water Bore Drilling

    We’re able to ensure efficient deployment of our water bore drilling teams and equipment to any location within our service area.

    We achieve this by careful management of our drilling schedule and by allocating drilling missions along an economical pathway to your property.

    This way, we can ensure the greatest economy possible for our customers, while meeting the demand for our water bore drilling services within reasonable time frames. The fact that we have four fully equipped and supported mobile drilling rigs and teams enhances our ability to complete water bore drilling projects on time and on budget – every single time!

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    LederWaterDrill SERVICE AREA

    Proudly Serving: North Coast NSW, New England, North West NSW, South East QLD, Darling Downs, South West QLD and Wide Bay Burnett QLD.

    Our Bore Water Drill service area includes but is not limited to the townships of:

    Alstonville, Bonalbo, Boonah, Burringbar, Byron Bay, Casino, Coraki, Corndale, Drake, Federal, Glenreagh, Grafton, Jackadgery, Killarney, Kingscliff, Kyogle, Lismore, Mainarm, Morgan Park, Mullumbimby, Murwillumbah, Nimbin, Nymboida, Springbrook, Stannum, Stanthorpe, Tabulum, Tenterfield, The Channon, Toonimbar, Tyalgum, Whian Whian, Wollongbar, Woodenbong.