About Us

Tomlin Drilling started operating as a company in February 2014

The owner of Tomlin Drilling, Murray Tomlin commenced his drilling career with Gorey and Cole Drillers in August 1990. 

Murray Tomlin, Owner & Driller of Tomlin Drilling

Some of Murray's major projects over those years were:

  • Halls Creek (Precious Metals)
  • Glengarry Resources (Tanami NT)
  • Boulia (Normandy Exploration – QLD)
  • Cadjebut (Western Metals)
  • Nifty Copper (Nifty Copper Operations)
  • West Angelas Railway Project (North Limited)
  • Normandy NFM (Granites Gold Mine)
  • Merlin Diamond Mine
  • ADrail – Alice Springs to Darwin Rail Project
  • Newcrest Mining (Telfer Gold Mine)
  • BHP Olympic Dam

With over 26 years within the drilling industry, Murray has gained experience in the following Drilling Areas:

  • Large Diameter Water Wells - (Mud & Air)
  • Core Holes to 2000m Deep
  • Reverse Circulation
  • Large Diameter Dewater and Water Bores
  • Large Diameter Irrigation Water Bores
  • Remote Area Drilling, Station Stock Bores

 Along with Murrays extensive knowledge and experience, the Tomlin Drilling team comprises over 40 years experience within the drilling industry.