Chris ReyNolds

Chris started with Trade Hire in 2005 as Manager after nearly 10 years with Coates Hire. He brought with him his knowledge of the equipment and the hire industry, which got Trade Hire Busselton of to an amazing start.

In 2013 Chris became a partner and Managing Director and has continued to build Trade Hire into one of the largest locally owned Hire Companies in the South West, and has never lost sight of supporting his local community, and stands by the company logo, Locals Supporting Locals.


Chris Fitzpatrick
Mechanic / Workshop Forman

Long-time friend and local, knowing him for many years and pursuing him to join our team with his flawless history and vast knowledge in the mechanical industry. 

Chris joined the team in 2008 and has been a very important part of building Trade Hire to what it is today.


Vaughn Schultz

Vaughn originally started as a customer of Trade Hire when we opened our Busselton Branch. After a few years of working together, Vaughn decided to get out of the earthmoving/landscaping business and try his hand at hiring and helping people select the right equipment for the job.

Vaughn started his new venture with Trade Hire in 2011 and is now the man to talk to at our Margaret River store.


Kody Reynolds

Kody joined our team as a Mechanical Apprentice in 2015 under the watchful eye of Chris Fitzpatrick and has become a very knowledgeable young Mechanic, with a view of keeping Trade Hire a local family business.

Kody’s sport of choice is Gravel Rallying and currently runs a 2002 Subaru WRX STI in the WARC. Follow him on his Facebook Page, (Kody Reynolds Motorsport)


Jacob Hodges

Jacob is the newest member of the Trade Hire team, also a local, and fresh out of Harvey Agg College. 

Jake is a very enthusiastic young man with a huge thirst for knowledge and has become a very important part of our team, he loves a laugh and having a joke with the crew, which the whole team have come to expect and enjoy.


Sue Peskett -
administration officer

With the business growing we needed someone to run the office, so comes the entrance of another long-time friend.

Sue joined us in 2015 and has the mammoth task of keeping us, and the paper work in line, she also knows how to cook up a storm and keeps all the guys well fed with her unbelievably good cakes and treats.

SHANE SINFIELD                                                                                         SERVICEMAN

We first met Shane working at a local tyre company, seeing him as a hard and reliable worker, when the opportunity arose, we offered him a job and he joined our team in 2014, he moved on in 2017 to tour Australia but after expensive car problems his holiday was cut short and he re-joined our team in 2018