​Summary (provided by consultant)

​Name: Warren Smith, Monumental Mason

Address: Hobart, Tasmania

Mobile: 0421 767 655



​Warren specialises in monumental works, both new commissions and restoration/conservation of public and private works. These include cemetery monuments, cenotaphs, war memorials and sculptures. Warren is a qualified tradesman and an associate member of the International Council on Monuments and Sites (Australia).

Operates: State wide

​Name: Brad Rimmer, Brad Rimmer Stonemasonry and Heritage Services

Address: Kiama, NSW

Mobile: 0401 337 629


​Brad Rimmer is a licensed stonemason who specialises in heritage and conservation work. Brad has completed a Graduate Certificate in Heritage Conservation from the University of Sydney and the tuck pointing to brickwork NSW TAFE course. He has a highly developed understanding of best-practice conservation methods and practices. Areas of technical expertise include stonework, brickwork, concrete monuments, etc.

Operates: State wide

​Name: Mr Mathew Harris, Mat The Mason

Address: 6/181 Tranmere Road, Howrah TAS 7018

Mobile: 0481 137 739


​Mat has been a stonemason for 26 years, with an advanced craft City and Guilds in masonry, also a heritage skills NVQ Level 3 in masonry. Mat brings his knowledge from England and has worked on world heritage sites like St Paul's Cathedral, Houses of Parliament, Buckingham Palace and many of Oxford colleges.

Operates: State wide

Name:  Mr David Stone

Address:  1733 Glenora Road, Bushy Park TAS 7140

Phone:  6286 1437

Mobile:  0429 136 222

​Licensed stonemason and white card holder.

Operates: South

Name:  Mr Duncan Foster, Duncan Foster Enterprises

Address:  1216 Tea Tree Road, Rekuna TAS 7030

Mobile:  0418 524 896


​Having worked on over 1000 of Tasmania's heritage buildings, we offer a complete service from minor repairs to complete restorations and conversions. Our consultation service gives you the knowledge to complete your project following heritage building principals. See our range of work a Facebook page "Duncan Foster Stonemason".

Operates: South, East

Name:  Mr Mark Kirby, Heritage Brick Laying

Mobile:  0417 503 522


​Heritage Bricklaying have been providing heritage masonry consulting state wide for over 20 years. Specialising in repairs to historic brick and stone fabric, particularly in lime mortar and the remediation of rising damp by traditional means.

Operates: State wide

Name:  Mr Stephen Kaye, SL and KL Kaye Stonemason

Address:  6 Woodburn Close, Richmond TAS 7025

Phone:  6260 2113

Mobile:  0408 136 043

Fax: 6260 2113


​SL and KL Kaye are Stonemasons (Builder) with 35 years experience of all types of restoration, conservation and stabilisation of old historic buildings and bridges, and new work. Specialising in repair of historic fabric, stone replacement, dress work of masonry, pointing, clearing of masonry, roof work, making good, incorporating stabilisation of support walls, damp proof course work, air and French drains, etc.

Operates: State wide

Name: Mr Les Kulinski, Argus Stone

Address:  14 Fort Street, Bellerive TAS 7018

Phone:  6244 1343

Mobile:  0407 879 469

Fax: 6245 1970


​As a qualified stonemason with a broad knowledge of the industry, I can assist you with sandstone restoration and stone replacement, paint removal, solid plastering, rendering and convict bricklaying. Argus Stone, with 30 years experience, also restores and builds monuments.

Operates: North, South

Name:  Mr Craig Williams

Address:  512 Jericho Road, Jericho TAS 7030

Mobile:  0405 574 979

Monumental restoration and conservation, letter cutting, stone carving and repair.

Operates: State wide

Name:  Mr Brad Rizzolo, Heritage Stone

Phone:  6248 5572

Mobile:  0417 122 913



​Heritage Stone are stonemasonry contractors and stone suppliers. We supply "A" Grade Tasmanian sandstone for any project, large or small. Conservation and restoration of historic buildings is our speciality. Brad Rizzolo, the Manager, has completed the City and Guilds Advanced masonry courses in UK. Our stonemasons are proficient in all aspects of stonework.

Operates: State wide


Name: Mr Peter Hjort, Peter Hjort Sculpting

Address:  PO Box 94, Evandale TAS 7212

Phone:  6391 8643

Mobile:  0422 409 971


Sculptor/artist with 30 years of consistent arts practice. Exceptional stone carving skills, primarily working in sandstone, marble and granite. Object sizes vary from 4cm to 11.5 meter high (in single blocks). Considerable bronze casting and metals fabrication skills. Carved many sandstone seats with coats of arms or family crests and other decorations and in 2008 a technically very demanding ornamental octagonal pedestal, a copy of one probably carved by Daniel Herbert, of Ross Bridge fame. Individual works of art placed throughout Australia and the world. Included in Who's Who in Australia for my contribution to art and sculpture.

Operates: State wide

Name:  Mr Duncan Reece, Perfect Placement Stonework

Mobile:  0409 074 995



​At Perfect Placement Stonework, a fundamental understanding of heritage building techniques and principals allows us to differentiate between the need for restoration or conservation and liaise with the client and heritage officers in order to provide suitable outcomes for all parties. This enables us to blend modern restorations into listed buildings, walls and monuments, with not only the use of pointing mixes and exact styles of work, but also the use of stone that is closely matched to the original, sourced from various quarries around the state.

Operates: State wide

​Name: Mr David Conway and Mr Dave Trapnell, Past and Present

Address: 3 Cato Street, West Launceston TAS 7250

Mobile: 0437 846 719 & 0400 161 402


​We are a team with trade backgrounds in brickwork, stonework and plastering/ rendering; but we also possess a wide range of general building skills. We can assess a building / structure and develop an appropriate program of work. Our assessment would take into account the three components of preservation, conservation and restoration. The implementation of the program would be based on high quality traditional trade skills with a guarantee of best practice principles in all our work. Our aim is construction which is aesthetically pleasing, structurally sound and ultimately maintains the integrity of the building fabric. We also offer advice and are able to treat damp, including the application of chemical damp proofing. David Conway's experience includes twelve years in the industry as a Sovereign registered installer.

Operates: State wide

Name:  Heritage Building Solutions Pty Ltd

Address:  79 High Street, Oatlands TAS 7120

Phone:  6254 0088

Mobile:  0428 776 252




​Heritage Building Solutions Pty Ltd is committed to the restoration and conservation of heritage buildings and sites for valued re-use.  Central to this is our capacity to provide conservation and restoration solutions for porperty owners while ensuring traditional skills are applied and further developed.  Each project combines high quality workmanship, a solution that works for the owner and consistency with heritage conservation and restoration principles.

Operates: State wide

​Name: Mr Richard Senior, Stone Projects

Address: PO Box 1042, Bermagui NSW 2546

Mobile: 0409 991 744



We can provide a complete service on heritage stone buildings, including technical trade consultancy. We are experienced in the use of traditional lime mortars, salt and damp issues and paint removal. Over 30 years experience of stonemasonry. Please visit the website for further details.

Operates: State wide

Name:  Mr Jasper Swann, Jasper Swann Pty Ltd

Address:  PO Box 263, Annandale NSW 2038

Phone: (02) 9269 0018

Mobile:  0418 470 215



​Jasper Swann provides consultant advice on all matters concerning the care and conservation of historic stonework. Services provided include provision of Condition Reports; Schedules of Stonework Repairs; stonework specifications; documentation for contract tender, including drawings and photographic schedules; budget estimates; Project Management and QA services during construction; presenting public seminars.

Operates: State wide

Name: Mr Donald McNeil, Plan-B Stone

Address: 37 Pitt Street, North Hobart TAS 7000

Mobile: 0407 832 375


​Plan-B Stone has a goal to become the industry leader in sandstone production. As part of our strategy, we are supplying the Australian market with "A" grade high quality sandstone product at close to half the price of our major competitors. Our product has been subject to rigorous laboratory testing in line with international standards, and as a result Plan-B Stone Company has enjoyed the full support and backing of the Catholic Church in Australia. We specialise in the supply of sandstone of commercial and residential projects, to the landscaping industry, and the dimensional stone industry and its restoration specialists in Melbourne, Sydney and Tasmania. We also have architects on hand to evaluate larger projects. We are a Tasmanian owned and operated company and we welcome your enquiry.

Operates: State wide


NOTE: This Directory is a guide only. It does not endorse products or services supplied by individuals or companies listed in it. A user of this information should make their own assessment of the ability of an individual or company to carry out work in a competent, punctual and professional manner. We recommend that you: inspect examples of the consultant’s works before commissioning their services; check their professional qualifications, memberships and accreditation; ask to see a summary of skills, relevant experience and examples of previous works, and references from previous clients; and only appoint the consultant when you are satisfied of their suitability to supply the services you want.

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