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Welcome to the Australian Drilling Industry Association!

We’re an association for the drilling industry; providing training, resources, conferences and seminars, industry news, advocacy and more for our members and the wider industry. Click on any of the links below to learn more about who we are and what we stand for.

Our Members

ADIA members often have lifelong careers in the drilling industry and therefore want to support the professionalism of the industry.

Our Magazine

Australasian Drilling magazine is the official publication of ADIA and the New Zealand Drillers Federation (NZDF). It is the only magazine dedicated to our industry in Australia.

Our Board

ADIA is governed by a Board of Directors made up of both current and life members from across Australia.

Our History

The origins of ADIA go back to 1956 with the formation of Australian Diamond Drilling Association.


ADIA is an effective and credible body seeking to represent the drilling industry nationally.


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