50 Years of Southern Pumping

50 Years of Growth, Innovation, and Community Engagement

50 Years in Pumping Excellence

Since its inception, Southern Pumping has been an integral part of the vibrant Illawarra business community. From our humble beginnings, we have left an indelible mark on every pump system in the region, earning a reputation for excellence and reliability.

Southern Pumping takes pride in its role as a premier supplier of end-to-end pump solutions, supplies, and products. Southern Pumping's comprehensive capabilities encompass expert advice, design, manufacture, and supply of high-quality pumps and systems. Our versatility and expertise are demonstrated through our ability to address any industry, pump, or issue. From consultation and solution ideation to full-service maintenance, sourcing and distribution of specialized pump componentry, and fabrication, machining, and repairs conducted in-house, Southern Pumping offers a complete suite of services to meet the diverse needs of our customers. 

As the proud home of renowned brands such as Numbat, Acequip, Maxaflex, and Blue Select, Southern Pumping understands the importance of reliable systems and equipment backed by dependable servicing. Our national wholesale network for our own brands and exclusive distribution of international brands further reinforces our commitment to delivering excellence across the board.


Building Our Reputation

The journey of Southern Pumping began with just one man, armed with nothing but determination and a vision. Despite starting with zero experience, Wallace's tenacity propelled the business forward.


A Period of Growth

Southern Pumping moved a handful of times to different locations across the Illawarra, steadily growing into new locations across the Illawarra to meet the evolving needs of its expanding customer base.


Investing in Our People

Throughout its journey, Southern Pumping has remained committed to investing in people, always prioritizing local employment and offering apprenticeships and traineeships to nurture talent within the community.


The Expansion of Wholesale

A pivotal moment in the company's history came with the acquisition of Numbat, which enabled Southern Pumping to establish a national wholesale network for its own brands and secure exclusive distribution rights for industry leaders. 


A Period of Sophistication

By implementing robust systems and procedures, the company has thrived in the ever-evolving regulatory environments of the mining, infrastructure, agriculture, and construction industries, positioning itself as a trusted partner for major projects.


Getting Better and Better

Today, as Southern Pumping celebrates 50 years of success, it stands proud as a third-generation national enterprise with a bright future ahead. With a steadfast commitment to innovation, community engagement, and excellence, the company is poised to continue its legacy of growth and service for generations to come.