With a range of tank sizes from 26kL – 600kL in our rural tanks, and from 12kL – 1900kL in our commercial tanks (with sizes outside this range available on request) you can rest assured that we have the right size tank to suit your water storage needs.
Unfortunately, thanks to most of Australia’s climate, bushfires are a constant risk in the long, hot summers, and Highfields is no different. Despite most of the region’s rainfall coming in the summer months, the lush grasses and warm days can easily result in brushfires.
For more than half a century, we at Southern Cross have produced high quality steel bolted storage tanks to Australian households and companies, and all Southern Cross tanks have a 30+ year design life.
When the Southern Cross brand was born of the Toowoomba Foundry, there was no way the Griffiths family could have foreseen the brand going on the become an iconic Australian business, still operation over a hundred years later.
In 2015, a water storage tank at the Sunshine Coast University Hospital sustained a structiral failure, causing the tank to flood the nearby Kawana Way with somewhere around two and a half million litres of water, washing away a family vehicle and causing damage to the surroundings.
The Highfields Pioneer Historical Village is home to a large collection of vintage Australian machinery, along with a range of historic Southern Cross products.