Our People

The staff at Southern Air are the backbone of the company and the key reason why we are respected in the heating and cooling industry throughout Tasmania. Our staff are fully trained professionals and when they visit your home or workplace you can rely on your equipment being installed or repaired quickly and efficiently.

Andrew Batge

Andrew is the Director of Southern Air.

He is known by his friends as MacGyver as he can fix just about anything. More seriously Andrew has completed 3 apprenticeships and attended many manufacturer specific training courses. Andrew has been managing Southern Air Since 1996. He loves Christmas holidays and spending time with his family and friends either on the boat fishing or lazing on the beach.


Heat Pump vs Electric Element

A large resort on the Gold Coast was running both their outdoor spa and pool on electric element heaters at a cost of over $23,000 per year. EVO was a..

Heat Pump vs Natural Gas

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