Fire Safety - Mercury Fire Protection

Fire Protection / Safety & Equipment Services for Bundaberg, Hervey Bay, Maryborough & Capricorn Regions.

003 Fire Protection Pty Ltd t/a Mercury Fire Protection
QBCC Licence: 15120680, Qld Electrical Contractor Licence: 85774
ABN : 73 629 979 764

Business & Retail

Industrial - Fire Safety

Manufacturing & Production

Farming - Fire Safety

Farms & Packing Sheds

Accommodation - Fire Safety

Resorts & Holiday Accommodation

Waterways - Fire Safety

Ports & Marinas

Health Care - Fire Safety

Hospitals & Health Care

Aged Care - Fire Safety

Aged Care Facilities

Fire Protection / Safety Systems & Equipment. Fire Alarm Panels, Fire Extinguishers, Fire Hose Reels, Fire Pumps, Fire Sprinkler Systems, Electrical Test & Tag, Emergency & Exit Lighting supply, installation & compliance inspections of all assets as required by AS1851 & AS2293.2 

We have trained Fire Safety Technicians ready to assist you & your business now.
Call us Now on (07) 4159 8105 or 0409 724 568 to book an appointment.


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Our Services

Mercury Fire Protection offers a wide variety of Fire Safety services and protection products in Bundaberg and surrounding regions. All fire safety services and system maintenance are maintained to AS 1851-2012 :
  • Portable Fire Extinguisher supply, installation and testing.
  • Fire blanket supply, installation and inspection.
  • Fire Alarm Panel installation, upgrade, testing and maintenance.
  • Emergency & Exit light installation, maintenance and testing.
  • Fire and Smoke door sets inspection & maintenance
  • Fire Hydrant and Fire Hose Reel inspection, testing.
  • Fire Sprinkler maintenance & testing.
  • Diesel & Electric Fire Pump inspection & testing.
  • Fire Water Tank Inspections.
  • Hard wired, interconnected & wireless smoke alarm, supply install and test.  ( What you need : Queensland Fire & Emergency Service)
  • Building Evacuation Plans & Fire Alarm Zone plans.
If you are an owner, or a business or a person, that is occupying, or managing a building in Queensland, you have a legal obligation to ensure the safety of any person in that building in the event of a fire or other emergency (Queensland Fire & emergency Services. ) . Mercury Fire Protection can assist you in compling with state and national legislation.

Fire Alarm Panel
Fire Alarm System installation and maintenance.

Fire Detection & Warning Systems 

There are numerous fire detection systems in the market today and we endeavour to cater to all of our clients needs.

We maintain, test, service and install a variety of products including but not limited to: Pertronic, Notifier, Vesda, Ampac, Brooks, Vigillant, FIre finder just to name a few.

All of our installations, upgrades, testing and maintenance comply with relevant Australian Standards, such AS 1851, AS 1670, AS 1668 and NCC. 2019.

Compliance Inspection Frequencies AS1851:2012

              • Monthly
              • Yearly
              • 5 Yearly

Portable Fire Extinguishers

We can supply, install & maintain all you fire extinguishers.

ABE Dry Powder. This rating of fire extinguisher ensures a variety of fires can be put out including, paper, cardboard, wood, people, flammable liquids, petrol, diesel, computers, and office equipment.

Air Water Foam, are suited for Class A and B fires and is most suited for extinguishing liquid fires as it starves the fire of fuel. But not to be used on free flowing liquid fires.

Carbon Dioxide (Co2), are designed to extinguish Class E electrical hazard fires, as well as small Class B flammable liquid fires and Class A combustible fires (e.g. wood and paper).

Wet Chemical Extinguishers, are ideal for fires involving cooking oils and fats and are very effective in preventing the fire from re-igniting.

Fire Extinguishers Compliance Inspection Frequencies - AS1851:2012

        • 6 Monthly
        • Yearly
        • 5 Yearly
Fire Extinguishers Bundaberg
Fire Extinguishers Bundaberg- Arjen Powell
Fire Blanket
Fire Blanket supply, installation & inspection

Fire Blankets

Fire blankets, along with fire extinguishers, are fire safety items that can be useful in case of a fire. These nonflammable blankets are helpful in temperatures up to 900 degrees and are useful in smothering fires by not allowing any oxygen to the fire. Due to its simplicity, a fire blanket may be more helpful for someone who is inexperienced with fire extinguishers.

Mercury Fire Protection can supply, install and carry out compliance inspections on all Fire blankets. Remember fire blankets are a one time use only item and should be replaced upon use with a fire.

Compliance Inspection Frequencies - AS1851:2012

        • Six Monthly
Fire Hose Reels

Mercury Fire Protection can supply install, service and maintain. All Fire Hose reel sets are maintained to AS1851-2012.

Having a properly functioning and reliable fire fighting hose reel is an invaluable asset. We will survey the condition, safe operation and flow requirements as outlined in Australian standards at 6 monthly interval as required.

We are able to repair, maintain or replace equipment as required at your request.

Compliance Inspection Frequencies - AS1851:2012

        • Six Monthly
        • Yearly
Fire Hose Reel - Fire Safety
Hydrant Landing Valve
Fire Hydrant Flow testing

Fire Hydrant Inspections & Flow Testing


The minimum requirements for servicing of fire hydrants are specified in AS 1851

  • Six (6) monthly inspections which is a visual inspection to ensure there is no notable damage to the hydrants.
  • Annual inspection consisting of a water flow test, including carrying out a presence of water on all hydrant valves and a survey of the complete building site to ensure the system is adequate
  • Five (5) Yearly preventative maintenance

Mercury Fire Protection technicians will test the most hydraulically disadvantaged hydrant/s (we also will conduct additional flow tests to investigate various parts of the system as required).

Compliance Inspection Frequencies - AS1851:2012

        • 6 Monthly
        • Yearly
        • 5 Yearly

Fire Pump Sets maintenance and installation


Electric & Diesel Pumps

Fire hydrant pump systems (also known as fire pumps, hydrant boosters, fire water pumps) are high pressure water pumps designed to increase the fire fighting capacity of a building by boosting the pressure in the hydrant service when mains is not enough, or when tank fed.

Compliance Inspection Frequencies - AS1851:2012

          • Monthly
          • 6 Monthly
          • Yearly
          • 5 Yearly
Diesel Fire Pump Set
Diesel Fire Pump Set
Electric Hydrant Pump Booster
Electric Hydrant Pump Booster
Fire Sprinkler Systems
Fire Sprinkler Systems Installation & Maintenance

Automatic Fire Sprinkler Systems


Automatic fire sprinkler systems also known as a wet pipe systems are widely regarded as the most effective method of controlling fires caused by a broad range of hazards. With a century of proven experience, Wormald offers end-to-end fire sprinkler systems to protect your people, business and assets.

Sprinkler systems can automatically detect a fire, transmit an alarm to occupants & Fire Brigade Services and control the detected fire. This can be the difference between a minor accident and a major business shutdown.

Compliance Inspection Frequencies - AS1851:2012

          • Monthly
          • 6 Monthly
          • Yearly
          • 5 Yearly
          • 25 Yearly

Emergency & Exit Lighting


We are able to install, service and maintain Emergency & Exit lighting within buildings and all other areas that require emergency lighting by licensed electricians.

Emergency lighting assists by illuminating the path to the nearest exit from the area of the fire. Whereas Exit lighting identifies the direction to take.

Electrical Emergency lighting and Exit lighting should be inspected and tested by a licenced professional every 6 months as required by AS2293.2-1995.

Mercury Fire Protection can address all of your Emergency and Exit lighting requirements as well as networked Nexsus, Legrand Axiom systems.

Compliance Inspection Frequencies - AS2293.2

        • 6 Monthly
        • Annually
Emergency & Exit Lighting
Emergency & Exit lighting inspection, repair.
Fire Safety
Smoke Alarm installation and testing
Domestic Smoke Alarm placement
Smoke Alarms 230 v Interconnected or 10 Yr Lithium WiFi


From 1 January 2022, landlords must install interconnected smoke alarms in residential rental properties.

When one goes off, they all go off, giving everyone extra time to escape.

Don’t leave it to the last minute. You could save a life.

Mercury Fire Protection can supply install, service and maintain compulsory smoke detectors in your home, business or buildings and all other areas that require hard wired smoke detectors, fitted by licenced electricians.

Queensland homes will be required to be fitted with photoelectric, interconnected smoke alarms in all bedrooms, as well as hallways as part of legislation passed in parliament this September 2016.

All houses being built or significantly renovated will need to comply with the smoke alarm legislation upon completion after January 1, 2017.

See Queensland Fire & Emergency Services here for further details.


Compliance Inspection Frequencies - (Queensland Fire & Emergency Service - QFES)

        • Annually
Passive Fire Protection

Fire & smoke door sets, also classified as passive fire protection, require regular inspection and maintenance to Australian Standards. Sliding door sets require 3 monthly and anual inspections , while other single and double door sets require 6 & 12 monthly inspections as required by AS1851-2012.

Fire & Smoke Door inspections
Electrical test & Tag

Electrical Test & Tag

Mercury Fire Protection -  provides onsite Testing & Tagging of portable electrical equipment, servicing Bundaberg, Wide Bay & Burnett with expert electrical test and tag team trained to correctly test and tag all appliances to meet AS/NZS 3760:2010

According to the Electrical Safety Regulation 2013 (Qld), as an employer you must regularly inspect and test specified electrical equipment and safety switches in your workplace.

Mercury Fire Protection prides itself on delivering prompt, reliable and affordable service to all clients, big or small, specialising in construction , Factories, Packing Sheds, Workshops, Schools, Offices & Day Care Centres.

  • We have the latest test & tag equipment used and tested on all appliances including IT and 3-Phase equipment.
  • After testing, faulty items are reported immediately and repairs arranged if required.
  • Reports provided include an Asset List, Detailed Test Results and Failed Items List.

We provide automatic re-test scheduling to ensure you remain compliant throughout the year.

Give David a call on 07 4159 8105 to discuss your test and tagging needs.

About Us

We provide  a local friendly service with a professional customer service focus, and thats the way we like it!

Our Team

Mercury Fire Protection - Fire Safety Bundaberg
David & Arjen Powell

David Powell

Director - Fire Technician / Electrician.
QBCC Lic # : 1301767
Electrical Lice#: 145794
Cabling Lic# F1745386

Arjen Powell

Fire Technician
QBCC Lic #: 15082371

Wendy Powell

Trainee Fire Technician / Admin

Our Story

Mercury Fire Protection is a local family owned fire safety business providing fire protection services to Domestic Hospitality, Retail, Agricultural, Commercial & Health Care services in the Bundaberg, Wide Bay & Burnett regions. We can supply install and maintain all of your fire service needs to Australian Standards, with qualified fire technicians and electricians. 

Mercury Fire Protection
Fire Services - Bundaberg, Wide Bay & Burnett

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Contact Us

Mercury Fire Protection

10 Lillypilly Pl.
Moore Park Beach Qld 4670

(Ph) 07 4159 8105
(Mb) 0409 724 568


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