About Us

Salters Hire is the most experienced party hire, wedding hire, exhibition and corporate event hire company in Tasmania. We have over 300 years combined experience in the event hire industry and have the largest range of marquees and hire furniture anywhere in Tasmania. 

We have the largest range of marquees and hire furniture anywhere in Tasmania. 

If you need to cater for a small intimate home party, through to a gala dinner for hundreds, to a convention for thousands, we have a solution for you.

For over 80 years we have been setting the standards in creating unique and innovative outcomes for our clients and pride ourselves on first-class service, accountability and flexibility. We strive to be the best by continually investing in world-class event hire equipment, marquees and new product hire trends. We are proud to be the preferred supplier to a long list of prominent hotels, caterers, associations, institutions and festivals around Tasmania. We also love working with stylists, event and wedding planners and event designers.

Salters Hire is a Tasmanian family owned business with two convenient locations – Hobart and Launceston – which allows us to service every region of Tasmania. We have over 10,000 sqm of warehouse, storage ad office space needed to manage, store and move over 100,000 hire items. We have a fleet of 20 registered vehicles of various shapes and sizes depending on what the job requires.

Salters Hire Tasmania has provided hire resources to all of the largest events in Tasmania including:

  • Rolex Sydney to Hobart Yacht Race
  • DarkMofo
  • Taste of Tasmania/Taste of Summer
  • International MTB championship in various locations around the state
  • V8 Super cars 
  • Australian Wooden Boat Festival
  • MonaFoma
  • Plus thousands of others – far too many to name which includes setting up marquees and supplying hire equipment to over 2,000 individual events every year.

If you are looking for event and party hire specialists for your next special occasion, wedding, corporate event or festival, please contact us.

To see our full range of event and party hire products, including marquee hire please use our online catalogue.

Salters Hire is Stockists of:

  • Hoecker Structures & Pavilions
  • Several Exhibition Structures
  • Wow Dome Structures (the only hiring and sales agent in Tasmania)

Members of:

  • Hire & Rental Industry Association Ltd (HRIA) – our Managing Director is the Tasmanian representative 
  • Business Events Tasmania (BET)
  • Destination Southern Tasmania (BET)

Safety, Compliance & Insurance:

  • Salters Hire holds current insurance policies for Workers Compensation, Public Liability, Goods in Transit, Land, Equipment and Contents insurances.
  • All Salters Hire Structures are certified in accordance with Tasmanian Building regulations.
  • All relevant Salters Hire staff hold current ‘White Cards’ and ‘Working with Children Certificates.’
  • Salters Hire maintains and updates a Safe Work Method Statement.
  • Salters Hire maintains a rigorous safety system which is monitored on a daily basis.