About us

Water Resources Drilling is a Dubbo based drilling contractor formed in 2015 with key personnel and drillers from the former NSW Government Drilling unit in Dubbo. Water Resources Drilling specialise in Rotary Mud Drilling in the Great Artesian Basin drilling artesian bores with Class 6 artesian drillers licenced to drill the whole range of artesian, large diameter town water, irrigation, investigation and stock and domestic bores throughout NSW.

Water Resources Drilling has the skill and expertise to drill and repair deep high pressure artesian water bores and large diameter town water bores and irrigation bores.

Water Resources Drilling also provides expert skills and advice in Bore Rehabilitation, Bore Video inspection and pumptesting of water bores and hydrogeological interpretation and can provide obligation free proposals for your consideration.

Our main areas of drilling operation include Dubbo, Narromine, Geurie and Trangie in the Macquarie Valley. Narrabri, Wee Waa, Baan Baa, Boggabri, Spring Ridge, Caroona in the Namoi Valley. We will travel further afield having worked on drilling projects in the Murrumbidgee, Gwydir Valleys and the North Coast of NSW.

Management Team

Greg Brereton  Director – General Manager

Greg with Post Graduate Petroleum engineering qualifications in drilling engineering and geoscience and degree in soils science has been involved in water well drilling for thirty two years. The majority of this period managing the governments drilling operations, designing water bores, managing and supervising large drilling projects for water authorities landholders and the government across New South Wales. In many of these large water projects his role was to manage all the hydrogeological and groundwater issues in designing the water bores considering both the geology and engineering issues in water bore design.

Michael Wilson  Director – Drilling Services

Michael has been drilling and supervising artesian and town water bores for over thirty years. Michael has expert skills in Rotary drilling mud and air and one of the few drillers in NSW with Cable tool drilling skills in drilling large diameter water bores and reconditioning of deep artesian water bores. Michael is a Class 6 NSW licenced artesian driller and a Queensland Level 3 licenced artesian driller. Michael also has the expert skills to recondition deep artesian bores and large diameter water bores