Universal Drilling are water well drilling experts servicing Northern NSW and South East Queensland


With over 40 years experience in all types of drilling, Universal Drilling are fully
equipped to undertake any domestic water bore, irrigation and commercial drilling service throughout the entire Sunshine Coast Region & Hinterland.

Sunshine Coast Drilling Services

Universal Drilling are experts in water well drilling, servicing the entire Sunshine Coast region from Beerburrum to Maleny, Mooloolaba to Eumundi and north to Noosa. We offer the full range of water bore drilling services for residential, commercial, irrigation and large diameter foundation holes.

We offer onsite inspections and a free quotation service. Our specialist drilling team are highly experienced in all water well drilling and boring services for domestic, rural and commercial clients.

Our service include:

  • Water bores
  • Monitoring bores
  • Geotechnical drilling
  • Environmental drilling
  • Quarry chip sampling
  • Resource deposit assessments
  • Installation of power and utility poles
  • Core sampling
  • Dewatering
  • Domestic drilling services
  • Commercial drilling services
  • Rural drilling services

Sunshine Coast Bore Drilling Experts

Universal Drilling’s custom built utility rigs can drill in all ground conditions, whether it’s hard rock, marine muds or flowing sands our equipment can handle it all. All our equipment is certified to strict Australian safety standards. We make safety and best practices our upmost priority.

Our team is professional and highly efficient, with more than 40 years of commercial and domestic drilling experience. On top of this we ensure all of our projects are completed to the highest standards and we are fully covered by insurance.

Universal Drilling is based on the Sunshine Coast and can install your water bore or drill your foundation holes quickly and efficiently. If you have a drilling job, we’re able to help. We can construct water bores either in residential or rural locations.

For more information and to book in your project, contact the water bore and drilling specialists: Universal Drilling.

0428 529 3140428 529 314 or 0413 473 8260413 473 826 or

We provide water well drilling, core sampling, power pole drilling, chip sampling and monitoring bore services to the entire Sunshine Coast region including Caloundra, Kawana Waters, Maroochydore, Buderim, Coolum, Nambour, Noosa, Eumundi, Mapleton, Montville, Maleny, Palmwoods, Yandina, Woombye and more.

CALL US TODAY! 0428 529 314

Water Well Drilling

Universal Drilling construct and drill water bores in all formations. We’re the Sunshine Coast’s water well drilling specialists. READ MORE

Chip Sampling

Universal Drilling offer chip sampling services of all formations for geological assessment throughout the Sunshine Coast region. READ MORE

Power & Utility Poles

Need a power line or utility poles safety installed on your Sunshine Coast property? Ask the experts at Universal Drilling to help! READ MORE

Monitoring Bores

Universal Drilling offer monitoring bore installation for ongoing observation to customers throughout the Sunshine Coast & Hinterland. READ MORE

Reliable and affordable – Ray and Mick from Universal Drilling are the experts in drilling and we’ve used them ongoing for all of our commercial requirements – from small jobs to large scale commercial projects Universal Drilling is the best in the business.

Alan RobertsonGeologist

Great job. Experienced and knowledgeable and happy to offer suggestions and provide insight. Universal Drilling know their stuff. No fuss just good quality workmanship.

Ross SawtellLandowner

We’ve always used Ray’s drilling business for all our projects. They are safe and get the job done quickly and without any delays. I’m always happy to recommend them and believe their drilling service to be the best I’ve come across.

Tim JohnstonOrchardist

As safety consultants, we are passionate about OH&S and Universal Drilling tick all the boxes as a safe business who are focused on best practice. We are involved in the WHS industry and feel Ray and his team are the qualified and well known to be the drilling leaders for both commercial and domestic jobs.

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