Purcell's Engineering


Purcell’s Engineering is one of the largest and most well-equipped machine shops and line boring businesses in the Central Queensland region supporting the local community, local industry and the Queensland mining industry.

Starting in 1996, Terry and Kym Purcell, locally owned and operated their business from scratch with a ute, a trailer and a shed.

Over the next 17 years their business has developed into one of the largest and most well-equipped machine shops and line boring businesses in the Central Queensland region supporting the local community, local industry and the Queensland mining industry.


Celebrating their 20th year of operation in 2016, the local business employs 36 staff including six apprentices, CNC Programmers, Fitter/Machinists and Boilermakers.

Their onsite capabilities are second to none with 10 line boring units ready to help your needs. They can machine holes onsite from 40mm up to an impressive 3500mm.

Purcell’s can also onsite mill motor bases and mounting pads, onsite lathe for shaft repairs, flange face repairs, re-cut key ways and set up machines with our state of the art three axis-laser or coupling aligner.

Purcell’s Engineering provide 24-hour service with an excellent safety record and quality second to none and their ability to respond quickly to customer’s needs has contributed to their growth.

The company has also recently expanded into mechanical refurbishment for major projects from the mining and local industries.

Purcell's Engineering is the naming rights partner of the Central Highlands Rugby League Men’s competition in 2018.

Allied Pickfords


Allied Pickfords is the largest provider of local, interstate and international moving services in Australia and the world.

They maintain over 40 branches across all states of Australia and over 600 locations around the world.

Allied Pickfords is part of the worldwide moving and relocation services group, SIRVA.

Nestled in the midst of mining country lies the Allied Pickfords Emerald office.

Servicing a very broad area across Central Queensland from Roma in the south to Moranbah in the north and everywhere in between!

The Emerald team have to ensure that all parts of this Central Queensland region are covered which means they are in the local towns such as Alpha, Barcaldine, Blackall, Blackwater, Dysart, Gemfields, Longreach and many more across the Emerald and Rockhampton regions.

The branch employs five removalists and has an office with two staff members to meet the local moving needs of the Emerald region.

If you need the service of furniture removalists in Emerald, it makes sense to pick the locally-based operator with the best track record; no other interstate furniture removalists Emerald-wide can offer the level of care and attention that Allied Pickfords Emerald can provide.

Allied Pickfords is the naming rights partner of the Central Highlands Rugby League Women’s competition in 2018.



XXXX are the official beverage sponsor of rugby league in Queensland. As the QRL’s major sponsor, XXXX provide excellent support from grassroots to State of Origin level. The Queensland State of Origin Team’s association with XXXX dates back to 1991 and there would be few Maroons supporters who couldn’t name XXXX as the Maroons major sponsor.

2017 Men's Ladder

2017 Purcell's Engineering Men's Competition

2017 Women's Ladder

2017 Pirtek Women's Competition