Crane Hire, Crane Hire Australia

Welcome to Preston Hire

The leading provider of specialist hire equipment to the construction industry. We service all over Australia including Melbourne, Sydney, Perth, Adelaide, Brisbane and the Gold coast.

We have 40 years’ experience in the industry, with a strong reputation of excellence of our equipment, support and services.

Advice Tailored For Your Business

Whether you need crane hire, loading platform hire or just simple advice on your project, you can count on us to give nononsense, tailored advice and tools for your job. We strive to go above and beyond our customers’ expectations, giving them the best solutions for their business.

Friendly, Knowledgeable and Skilled Team

Here at Preston we only take on the best. We only hire people who are extremely qualified, giving them ongoing training to keep their skills and knowledge up to date.

Strict Safety Procedures

We adhere to strict policies and procedures, ensuring consistently high safety standards. Preston doesn’t believe in cutting corners for a quick job and wants its employees, contactors and customers to always be in a safe work environment.


An early morning crowd braved the winter chill to witness the grand unveiling of Toby's Platform at Brookfield Multiplex's Darling Harbour site. In a joint initiative by Preston Hire Group and Brookfield Multiplex to raise awareness for Cystic Fibrosis Australia (CFA), a SuperDeck™ was adorned with CFA's Red Rose then hoisted high above street level in Sydney's CBD.

Cystic Fibrosis is a genetic disorder of the lungs which affects one in 25 Australians. It can cause patients to have difficulty with breathing and can also result in other ongoing complications.

Courageous four-year-old CF patient Toby, who was diagnosed at the age of one and whom the container has been named after, was proudly backed by his family and other key figures involved with making the project happen including aunt and Preston Group Charity Coordinator Marika Preston, Brookfield Multiplex Regional Managing Director David Ghannoum and Chief Executive Officer of CFA Nettie Burke.

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Top Class Services

In addition to basic crane hire, Preston can install superdeck loading platforms. We can liaise with engineering partners to discuss any special requirements you may need, and even organise operator training if you require this.

A Wealth of Experience

In the last 40 years we have worked with companies all over Australia from Melbourne, Sydney, Perth, Adelaide, Brisbane and the Gold Coast. We have built up a wealth of experience and expertise from working closely with clients, on varying projects large and small.

Our Goal

Our continual aim is to provide the best products and services to our customers, while staying cost-effective. We continue to use the most efficient current technology, while adhering to the strictest safety initiatives.

Contact us today on 1800 440 550 for more information.