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.
Australia is well-known for its long hot summers, but unfortunately this leaves us prone to regular bushfires and Pittsworth is no exception. While a lot of the area’s rainfall does fall in the summer months, this produces lush grasses that can easily ignite on the hotter days. In 2016, the iconic Pittsworth Hotel, pictured above, was lost in a blaze.
For more than half a century, we at Southern Cross have produced premium quality steel bolted storage tanks to Australian households and companies, and all Southern Cross tanks have a 30+ year design life.
There was no way anyone could have forecast the birth of an Australian icon when the Griffiths family watched the very first windmill roll off the Toowoomba Foundry line over a hundred years ago.
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 approximately two and a half million litres of water, washing away a family vehicle and causing destruction to the surroundings.
Each year the town hosts the Pittsworth sprints, an annual car show attracting drivers and car enthusiasts from around the country.