Caring for your land & livelihood


It all started in 1948 with one family’s vision to better the agricultural industry in Tasmania. Today, one-third of our 50 employees are second-, third- and fourth-generation family members that still provide quality landscaping supplies to locals like you.

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1944 Artie and Jean Beams purchased the property at Flowery Gully Road
1945-46Lime Kiln built to burn Lime for use in local building industry
1948KB 5 truck purchased. First load of Burnt Lime delivered
Late 1950sLimestone - started delivering to Comalco at Bell Bay carted via Launceston
First crusher, 2A Jacques Hammermill, installed to crush agricultural lime
1965Major crusher installed to crush aglime and crushed metals for Comalco and APPM
1968May 18th - Batman Bridge opened northern end of Tamar River. Trip to Bell Bay now much shorter, no longer need to go through Launceston
Late 1960sPurchased first loaders - before that a tractor loader was used
1972April - Logging operations commenced
1980April 6th - Artie Beams passed away suddenly
Early 1980sStarted delivering Limestone to TEMCO at Bell Bay
Purchased first rock breaker
1992Started quarrying Dolomite rock at leased property at Blackwood Creek
Started delivering Dolomite to TEMCO at Bell Bay
Started delivering Ironstone to TEMCO at Bell Bay
Started delivering Iron Ore to TEMCO at Bell Bay
1993June 28th - Jean Beams passed away
2019Spreading part of business sold to Grand-daughter of Artie & Jean, Karen & Marcus Plapp - Tas-Spread and Contracting
Mid 2021Liberty GFG took over TEMCO South 32
Jul 2023Landscaping business sold to Grand-daughter of Artie & Jean, Tanya and Steve Ellis - Westgate Landscaping and Building
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Local Delivery Services

Beams Bros Pty Ltd can deliver your landscaping supplies locally with our fleet of trucks, fast and convenient, so that you can get to your project quicker.

Lime & Dolomite

Lime and dolomite is available for supply all across the state for your convenience.

Beams Bros Pty Ltd is a four-generation family business that supplies and delivers agricultural lime, dolomite, fertilisers, metals, road materials, sand, gravel and other landscaping supplies.