Sniffers Group provides strategic, multi-disciplined services and solutions to Commercial, State, and Local Government organisations. Our Firm can offer specialist services, along with the right people, skills, and innovation to help our Client Networks reach their targets and potentially maximise their performance.

As an Australian Owned and Operated Company with over 30 years experience in the Government, Construction and Mining Industries, Sniffers Group is committed to excellence and creating innovative and flexible solutions for all of our Clients.

What sets Sniffers Group apart from our competitors?

  •  Our People
  •  Our Performance-Based Results
  • Our Innovative Solutions
  •  Our Client Relationships and Support
  •  Our Strategic Mix of Innovation and Unique Offerings


Our Core Capabilities

Our Team seeks to offer the most cost-effective and positive solutions in the areas of:

  •  Plant and Equipment Hire
  •  Subsurface Utility Engineering
  •  Environmental and Geotechnical Services
  •  Cultural Heritage and Archaeological Remediation

Over the past 16 years Sniffers Group has grown to an organisation with a culture of flexibility and determination to deliver with a strong team of experienced operators & maintenance staff backed by a Management Team with 80+ Yrs Combined Experience.

Sniffers Group takes pride in offering safe late model full speced equipment and services.


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Sniffers Group is focused on offering unique Plant and Equipment Hire solutions to our Clients throughout various industries. By offering industry-leading plant and equipment to our Clients, we can assist in better serving our customers to reach various project outcomes. Our Plant and Equipment offerings include:

  • Excavation and Earthmoving Equipment
  • Specialised Hammer and Long-Reach Attachments
  • Smart-Ex Virtual Safety Boundaries for Excavation Works
  • Equipment with Trimble Grade Control from Laser up to Full 3D GPS
  • Equipment with Remote Access Modems for Cellular Base Corrections
  • Heavy Vehicle Transport, including Tippers and Haulage
  • Subsurface Utilities Detection and Location Equipment
  • Vacuum Excavation and Liquid Waste Trucks
  • Multi-Purpose Dredging Units
  • Street Sweeping and Road Maintenance Equipment
  • Remote Control Skid Steer Units


Subsurface Utilities are a vital part of any town or city’s infrastructure and are essentially the things that connect us with one another and ensure our home and businesses are also connected. Subsurface Utilities Engineering and Maintenance can range from Electronic Detection and Location to Identification and safe excavation around High-Pressure Gas Mains. Our specific services include:

  • Electronic Detection of Subsurface Services and Infrastructure
  • Use of Ground Penetrating Radar to identify Subsurface densities and structures
  • Subsurface Asset Maintenance, including Remediation and Reinstatement





Sniffers Group also offers a wide range of Environmental and Geotechnical Solutions to our Client Networks. Whether our Clients require Emergency Spill Response or Materials Sampling and Testing, we have a wide capacity of services to offer. We also offer a full Survey solution to coincide with our Geotechnical Services that covers planning, design, site preparation, site set-out, through to a finished project. Our specific Environmental and Geotechnical services include:

  •  24/7 Emergency Spill Response
  • Vacuum Waste Removal
  •  Installation of Silt and Sediment Control
  • Maintenance and cleaning of Gross Pollutant Traps and Stormwater Quality Improvement Devices
  • Sampling and Testing of Contaminated and Non-Contaminated Materials
  • Underground Storage Tank Removal in accordance with AS4976-2008
  • Removal, transportation and disposal of Regulated Waste in accordance with ERA 57
  • Weed and Seed Management in accordance with Biosecurity Queensland
  • Assessment, Containment and Removal of Non-Friable Asbestos
  • Safe Handling of Sharps and other Infectious Waste
  • Vacuum Removal of bulk liquid waste

We acknowledge Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people as the Traditional Owners of this Country, and their connection to Land, Sea and Community. We pay our respect to all Traditional Owners, and to the Elders past, present and emerging.

We are strong advocates for the preservation of our Cultural Heritage, which is always why we aim to promote the importance of maintaining the integrity of sites with Cultural Significance. We have substantial experience in providing supportand remediation services to Culturally Sensitive and Archaeological sites for both Local and State Governments. Our Cultural Heritage and Archaeological Remediation services include:

  • Cultural Heritage Site Assessments
  • Specialised Water Misting and Panning System for Culturally Sensitive Artefacts
  • Ground Penetrating Radar for changes in subsurface densities
  • Trained Spotters for larger Archaeological Dig Sites
  • Specialist Surveyor for Layout and Grid of the Dig Site
  • Small to Large Excavation Equipment to suit varying Sites
  • Provision of Trained and Inducted Staff specialising in Conservation and Land Management