Mt Magnet Drilling provide high quality and reliable drilling services in Western Australia. A Perth based company with a wealth of knowledge in exploration drilling. We have drilled in locations across WA such as the Pilbara, Kimberly, Goldfields, Midwest, Southwest and in the Northern Territory and South Australia. Our equipment and crews are highly experienced and designed to work remotely and within mine sites.
Being a long standing contractor within the drilling industry, MMD is able to offer safe, knowledgeable, cost-effective and innovative drilling programmes that exceed others. Our Team consists of Managing Directors, Operations, Coordinators, WHS Professionals, Supervisors/Training, Consultants, Maintenance, Field, Purchasing and Administration. With a diverse range of experience, you can be assured that your programme needs will be met at every level.

Our Services

Mt Magnet Drilling’s services include: reverse circulation drilling, diamond drilling, air core drilling, geotechnical drilling and water well drilling. With dedicated diamond, RC, multi-purpose, track mounted and truck mounted rigs, low impact mud solutions for environmentally friendly projects and a committed management team with a depth of knowledge and resources to complete drilling programs on all formations, you as the client are guaranteed complete satisfaction on the outcomes of your project. Each program is tailored to the client requirements and carried out by experienced and qualified personnel comprising of Supervisors, Drillers, Offsiders, Mechanical Technicians, Logistic and Technical support.

Diamond Drilling

Diamond drilling is the most informative and effective method of drilling used in exploration. Mt Magnet Drilling provides fully orientated, highest quality core samples with dual or triple tube applications through NQ, HQ and PQ core sizes.
MMD provides superior samples through expansive knowledge of ground conditions, maintaining hole integrity, recovery and presentation of core and hole directions. Exploration and mine site experienced, we can cater to your needs to provide the best possible outcomes for your project.

Reverse Circulation Drilling

Using a percussion hammer and multiple compressors and boosters, Mt Magnet Drilling’s rotary splitting and inline systems produce dry, perfect representative samples.
MMD’s RC drilling division utilise the latest industry standard safety engineering and sampling systems with a primary focus on the safety of our employees. Employing the best techniques, learnt from vast experience in all types of difficult formations and in the harshest environments. Mt Magnet Drilling Management offer superior support to their teams to ensure client drilling requirements are met in a safe and timely manner.

Geotechnical Drilling

Data from geotechnical drilling is used for identifying formation structures, searching for mineral deposits or other exploration projects. The samples are retrieved through large diameter coring/triple tubing with Mt Magnet Drilling specialising in maximum friable recovery.
All of MMD’s personnel are qualified and highly experienced to manage all programs and assist with all client requirements. Our versatile fleet are fitted with winch/wireline overrun limiters to guarantee tube and sample recovery is upheld.


MMD began its operations in 1981

Mt Magnet Drilling Today


To be recognised as a longstanding business which applies best practice solutions in a dynamic domestic and global market. Develop mutual and sustainable relationships with a broad spectrum of clients nationally. MMD prides itself on developing a resilient workforce which can support incremental growth and sustain core operation. A resourceful drilling organisation that reliably meets and exceeds client requirements.


Maintain longevity and growth by reaching and maintaining OHS Standards ISO9001 HSEQ, implementing safety hazard, action; investigative reporting, team work through cooperation, knowledge and recognition, high minimum standards for training, health and competencies, sustain the adaptation and growth of the company in a changing marketplace, modernise the MMD fleet through new builds and yearly refurbishments.

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Exploration Drill Rigs

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The Mt Magnet Drilling Team shares the same work ethic at every level. This quality ensures your programme needs are always met and conducted safely and productively.
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Management & Operations

The Management & Operations team are involved in all levels of projects from facilitating contracts to programme planning, training, on field work and liaising with clients therefore they take a hands on approach in every aspect of the business. This level of managerial involvement ensures a safe and efficiently run programme.

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Our field personnel are highly skilled, experienced and qualified personnel holing certificates III & IV in Drilling Operations. This Team is the face of the company and consists of Supervisors, Senior Drillers, Drillers, Trainee Drillers, Senior Offsiders and Offsiders. Running the programme outline and delivering the highest quality core or samples is part of their work role expertise.

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Technical Support

Mt Magnet Drilling’s Technical Support Team has extensive experience within the drilling industry. With expansive insight into the engineering, building and maintenance of the MMD fleet, Technical Support orchestrates and completes routine maintenance of all vehicles, field visits and coordinating the engineering and rebuilds of drill rigs.

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HSEQ/HR develops and ensures currency and effectiveness of Mt Magnet Drilling’s safety and risk management policies, procedures and systems. Facilitating the training and upskilling of MMD personnel, providing practical; professional health and safety advice and assistance for staff and clients.


The Logistics and Base support team coordinate rig stock control and facilitate the logistics of all vehicles and goods to guarantee efficiency in the field. Liaising daily with the Field team assists in the smooth running of any programme.

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Mt Magnet Drilling Admin liaises with clients from the initial quote stage to invoicing and progressing programme enquiries. Controlling crew movements, rosters, travel arrangements and communications through all levels of support teams and relaying important information to clients.


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33 Paramount Drive


WA, 6065

Contact Details

Email:      admin@mtmagnetdrilling.com.au

Phone:    (08) 9302 2299