Hinterland Air

With over 25 years of operation in the Air Conditioning and Mechanical Ventilation industry, Hinterland Air Conditioning is recognised as an industry leader with an outstanding reputation for delivering efficient and cost-effective solutions for our clients.


Why choose us


Servicing South East QLD & Northern NSW

With our head office located in beautiful Burleigh Heads in the Gold Coast, Hinterland Air Conditioning services Brisbane, Gold Coast and Northern NSW including Tweed Heads, Byron Bay, Ballina & Lismore. We also work with experienced and reliable partners nationally to manage services for a number of national contracts.


In-house Design Team

Our in-house HVAC design team has the expertise to deliver the solution that meets each client’s specific needs. Managing Director David Peake B.Eng(Mech)(Hons) M.Bus, leads the team and takes great pride in delivering solutions for projects ranging from basic split system installations through to complex ventilation and large construction projects.


Diverse Client Base

Hinterland Air Conditioning have extensive experience in designing, installing and maintaining systems for:
• Residential
• Offices
• Retail Outlets
• Factories & Warehousing
• High-Rise
• Hospitals & Aged Care Facilities
• Schools
• Clubs & Hotels


Experience Matters

Our project managers, technicians and installers bring professional expertise and many years of experience to ensure you are getting the product and services you need and that your project runs smoothly. Hinterland Air Conditioning is committed to continuing to develop the expertise of our team.


Care about our customers

At Hinterland Air Conditioning, we understand the importance of providing the right solution, from design and product selection through to ongoing support, to ensure we meet your expectations of quality and service. We want to ensure you are fully satisfied with the products and services you receive from Hinterland Air Conditioning.


Partner with leading brands

At Hinterland Air Conditioning, we partner with leading brands in the air conditioning industry Daikin and Mitsubishi. As one of the largest suppliers on the Gold Coast, Hinterland Air can offer you exceptional value and service. We also supply, install and support systems and equipment from other reputable manufacturers including LG, Carrier, Samsung, Fujitsu, and Temperzone.

Our team

Meet our professional team

David Peake

Managing Director
David has over 25 years’ experience in mechanical engineering related fields and 13 years in the HVAC industry. David acquired Hinterland Air Conditioning from the previous owner in 2007 and has continued to grow and expand the business. Introducing an in-house engineering design team to the business in 2014, David aims to ensure Hinterland Air Conditioning has the expertise to provide a premium end-to-end solution for clients including design, installation, service and maintenance.
David has a Bachelor Degree in Mechanical Engineering and a Master’s degree in Business Management.
David is also a Certified Practicing Engineer and Registered Practicing Engineer of QLD.
David is a member of Engineers Australia (EA) and The Australian Institute of Refrigeration, Air conditioning and Heating (AIRAH).
With David’s combined qualifications and experience in engineering and business, he brings unique insight to problem solving and understanding customer needs from both a design and business perspective.

Geoff Quinn

Engineer & Commercial Project Manager
Geoff has over 20 years’ experience in all aspects of HVAC systems including design & drafting estimation & tendering, contract management and project management.
Having worked for engineering design consultancies and mechanical contractors Geoff has a broad and in-depth understanding of the construction process from design inception and tender phases through to construction, on-site management of installation and commissioning, defect resolution and project completion.
Geoff brings with him extensive experience in Design & Construct projects for commercial, residential, aged care, clubs, education & industrial projects.
Geoff has diplomas in Mechanical Engineering and HVAC & Refrigeration, and is a member of the Australian Institute of Refrigeration and Air Conditioning & Heating (AIRAH).
Geoff has the knowledge and technical know-how to provide specialist design and construct building services expertise and the proven ability to oversee activities at all levels for the delivery of on-time and on-budget projects.

Cameron Kelly

Mechanical Engineer - Project Manager
Cameron is a qualified Mechanical Engineer with a Bachelor's degree from Queensland University of Technology. Cameron has experience in HVAC design development, equipment selection, project specific equipment engineering and technical support. Cameron also has extensive on-site experience assisting with commissioning large-scale HVAC equipment and problem-solving issues. Cameron's technical skills combined with excellent organisation and communication make him an excellent project manager in our design and construct team.

Nick Morgan

Services Team Manager
With over 20 years’ experience in the trade of Air Conditioning & Refrigeration Nick has the knowledge and experience to lead our Service & Maintenance department, to ensure our clients air conditioning & refrigeration systems are well looked after and performing at their best. Nick has expert skills in problem diagnosis and repairs, making him a valuable mentor and leader of our services team. Nick has a genuine understanding of client needs and understands the importance of effective asset management to protect the significant investment clients have made in their air conditioning & refrigeration systems.

Corey Mason

Estimator - Project Manager
Corey has been working in the air conditioning industry for over 8 years. Corey’s trade experience along with his good organisational and communication skills make him a reliable and effective Project Manager.
Corey has experience in all types of HVAC systems including spilt, multi-splits, ducted, bulkhead, VRV, as well as packaged systems for commercial solutions. Corey has delivered solutions across many project types including domestic, schools, aged care, retail, commercial and industrial.
Corey has a Certificate III in Air Conditioning & Refrigeration. Corey is great at providing practical and effective solutions that meet your budget and timeframe.

Justin Zahra

Team Leader - Project Manager
Justin has over 15 years experience in the HVAC and related industries. Justin has a Certificate III in Air Conditioning & Refrigeration and is currently completing his Certificate III in Electroctrotechnology Electrician, giving him a valuable dual trade qualification.
Justin has experience in HVAC service & maintenance, installation, estimating and design, site supervisor and project management. Justin is a great all-rounder and problem solver, making him a valuable asset in any project setting from small domestic through to large commercial projects.
Justin has experience in all kinds of HVAC systems including split, multi-split, ducted, bulkhead, VRV and large commercial package units.

Our Technicians & Apprentices

Our Technicians
Our Air conditioning & refrigeration technicians have been diagnosing and resolving air conditioning issues for over a combined 65 years. Their acquired knowledge and expertise, make them an invaluable asset to Hinterland Air and our clients. All our technicians hold a Certificate III in Air Conditioning & Refrigeration.

Our Apprentices
Hinterland Air Conditioning currently has 4 apprentice Air Conditioning & Refrigeration Mechanics working toward completing their Air Conditioning & Refrigeration Trade Certificate. Hinterland Air Conditioning are committed to building a strong team of skilled professionals to ensure we have the ongoing skills and expertise to meet our clients needs.

The Install Team

Our installers are a hard-working, professional and courteous team. With many years’ experience in the air conditioning industry they can be relied on to complete a premium job, keep their workplace neat and tidy and coordinate well with other contractors on work sites. Having worked in many kinds of environments they are also able to work around operating businesses and homes to get the job done in a timely and efficient manner.


Choose from our services

Home Air Conditioning

Hinterland Air Conditioning can provide air conditioning across the full span of cooling and heating solutions for your domestic needs. Whether you need a solution for a bedroom, living space or your entire home, our combination of technology, expertise and design will give you an effective and efficient air conditioning solution.


Commercial Air Conditioning

Hinterland Air Conditioning have been leaders in commercial air conditioning and mechanical ventilation solutions for over 25 years. We give you access to in-house planning and design services, experienced installation teams as well as ongoing service and support, with peace of mind and quality assured.


Maintenance and Repairs

Maintaining your air conditioning system is essential to ensure it operates at its most effective and efficient capacity. At Hinterland Air, we have an exceptional service & support team for your residential or commercial system maintenance needs.


Partners & Clients