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MD Hunter Earthmoving is a small family business based in the village of Prairie, near Hughenden in the Flinders Shire in Queensland. Michael Hunter first started as a contractor for the Flinders Shire in North West Queensland with a water truck in 1985.


The name of the business was changed to MD Hunter Earthmoving in 1997 when Michael Hunter won a contract for grading the shire's rural roads and bought his first grader.

Regular maintenance grading almost 500 km of roads in the rugged basalt ridges and back soil valleys of the North-West Sector of the Flinders Shire has been the main contract for MD Hunter Earthmoving for over sixteen years.


MD Hunter Earthmoving for over sixteen years.
In addition to maintenance grading, MD Hunter Earthmoving has successfully completed numerous construction contracts in the Flinders Shire. More equipment has been added to the MD Hunter fleet as needed to suit the work. Since 1997 MD Hunter Earthmoving has been growing Steadily and now in 2014, MD Hunter Earthmoving have two graders and a scraper as well as a backhoe, a heavy rigid water tanker and a prime mover and semi water tanker and a heavy equipment float.


We also hire any other necessary machinery on an as needs basis when required


At MD Hunter Earthmoving we have great respect for Cultural Heritage and the Environment.


W HO used to comply with Cultural Heritage and Environmental requirements. We take care to leave any sites we work on as minimally disturbed and as aesthetically pleasing as possible.

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