Small trucks, big trucks and walking floor semi-trailers are all available for hire. Capacity varies. Details and volume outlined below.


Single axel and tandem axel tippers available for hire, with driver for use across the Tablelands and North Queensland.


Our Tablelands walking floor or truck and tipper hire is with driver only. We do not do dry hire. (07) 4095 0266.

Contact Us

We’re located at 12 Belson Road, Upper Barron. Open 8am – 4pm Monday to Friday and 8am – 12pm on Saturdays.

Tablelands Truck Hire

Tablelands truck hire service available from Tropical Peat, located at Upper Barron. We have a range of plant and equipment, which is regularly maintained and suitable for a variety of projects. Our trucks vary from 5m3 tippers to 95m3 walking floor trailers and all come with driver. Capacity varies. Small truck holds 5m3 soil mixes, 4m3 of sands/pebbles and 8m3 of mulch. Big truck holds 12m3 soil mixes, 8m3 of sands/pebbles and 15m3 of mulch. Truck and dog holds 28-30m3 soil mixes, 20m3 of sands/pebbles and 35m3 of mulch. Walking floor holds 100m3 of mulch. Tropical Peat supply businesses, farms and the public, from Cooktown to Cairns. Competitive rates and great service. Obligation free quotes.

Contact Us

Tropical Peat is open 8am - 4pm Monday to Friday and 8am - 12pm on Saturdays

Maintained Equipment

All plant and equipment is used daily at Tropical Peat and maintained to ensure reliability, productivity and performance.

Experienced Drivers

Our drivers have extensive experience using trucks, tippers, excavators and a rage of other equipment.

Family Operated

Tropical Peat is family owned and operated. We’re committed to providing outstanding customer service.

Flexible Terms

We understand each project is different. Contact us today for an obligation free quote on your hire requirements.

© Tropical Peat 2020

Website created by RJ New Designs


Atherton Cricket Tour of England

Prizes to be won:

  1.  Soil to the value of $500
  2. Mulch to the value of $500

600 Tickets Available.  To be drawn when all tickets are sold or on the 20 November 2020.  Winners to be contacted.

In the event that this tour cannot proceed due to changing COVID-19 restrictions, all funds raised will be diverted to the Atherton Cricket Club and invested in the development of junior cricketers in Atherton.