Agricultural Irrigation and Pump Systems

We design, supply and maintain irrigation, pumping & filtration systems for Agriculture applications. We provide solutions and carry products for greenhouses, nurseries, field irrigation. We have experience in Drip Irrigation, Centre Pivots, Spray Irrigation, Inverted Irrigation and more.

Landscape Irrigation & Filtration Solutions

We have an extensive experience in designing, installing and maintaining irrigation, pumps, filtration and water storage systems for parks, gardens, ovals, schools, commercial buildings and more.

Residential Irrigation, Filtration & Water Systems

Our store supply a full range of irrigation and water systems for your home and garden. Visit Think Water Whakatane for a range of pressure pumps, garden supplies, hoses, fittings, filtration, pool supplies, and more.

Dairy and Stock Watering Solutions

We specialise in designing an energy & water efficient stock water system with advanced control technology. Systems can also be designed to dose mineral and vitamin supplements if required.

Industrial Pumping, Pressure Cleaning & Filtration

Servicing small to large industrial sites with Pumping, Pressure Cleaning, Filtration and Pipes solutions. Think Water Whakatane has extensive experience in industrial wastewater treatment solutions backed by top industry suppliers.

Think Water Whakatane is your local water expert.

Think Water Whakatane has been installing and servicing milking machines, pumps, filtration, irrigation, and water treatment systems in the Whakatane, Te Puke, Galatea, and Wairoa areas for more than 26 years.

Owners Steve and Llaurellee Darrah and their team of technicians are dedicated to providing professional water systems advice, services, and solutions.

The business began as WJ Dippie Milking Machines more than 26 years ago and was rebranded as Bay Milking Equipment Ltd in 1995. In 2011 it moved to Whakatane and added BME Pools & Spas to their list of services. In October 2016 Steve and Llaurellee purchased the business and have experienced successful growth since.

With a history in farming, Steve, Llaurellee and their son have plenty of experience with farm systems & equipment, irrigation, and pumps. Our technicians are trained and qualified to service, repair, and install dairy equipment and effluent systems for all applications.


Monday to Thursday
8.00am – 5.00pm
8.00am – 4.30pm
9.00am – 12.30pm

The Think Water Whakatane showroom is located at 32 McAlister St, Whakatāne 3120 and stocks everything related to water management including pumps, irrigation systems, parts and accessories, filtration systems and filters, hose, fittings, valves and pipes. Qualified sales and service staff can assist you with rainwater harvesting and stock watering systems.

Our Pool Valet Service is available to assist you with maintaining your pool or spa and we stock a range of pool and spa chemicals, cleaners, pumps, filters, and accessories. Why not book a valet service for your pool or spa this summer and spend more time in it than cleaning it. We also have a range of Bioguard, Poolmaster & Algon pool chemicals in store.

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