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Les Haldane Mechanical has team of four mechanics that will give you top service. Some of the things... More

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Our Team Members

All services & repairs are carried out by qualified mechanics.

  • Michael Smethurst
    Michael Smethurst


    Michael "Smetty" Smethurts is the newest memember of our team joining us in January 2017.

    Michael brings 12 years of experience to us as he statred as a mechanic in 2005.

    Coming from his last job of 8 years at a local Holden dealership,  Michael brings a broad knowledge of Holden made cars and utes.

    Michael currently hold a licence in LPG systems as well.

  • Les Haldane
    Les Haldane

    Co-owner/mechanic at the Willaston workshop

    Les started the business in 1999 in his garage at his home. Since then it went to a 2 man 2 van mobile service to 6 person team in  two workshops in the Gawler area.

    He has over 39 years experience which includes working on cars,4WDs, forklifts, light trucks and high performance cars in the ARC (Australian Rally Championship) , WRC (World Rally Championship) and APRC (Asia Pacific Rally Championship). 

  • Sue Haldane
    Sue Haldane

    co-owner/Manager of the Gawler South Workshop

    Since moving our business to Gawler 6 years ago, Sue joined the team full time as a receptionist and now manages the Gawler South workshop.

    She keeps the Gawler South workshop running smoothly.Her duties includes the parts ordering, recieving, booking jobs, & book work.

    Telephone Sue at the  office or call in for a coffee and have a chat with Sue and she will be happy to book your car in for the job that needs to be done.

  • Mike Polgreen
    Mike Polgreen

    Mechanic at the Gawler South workshop

    Mike is one of our long time empolyees, joining us back in 2003. 

    He is a qualified diesel mechanic with experience on all makes and models of cars too. He also has vast experience on forklift service & repairs. 

    Mike is usually our mobile mechanic that will go to you for the job if needed. 

    He holds a current LP gas, forklift, and air conditioning licence. 

    Mike has been an experienced mechanic for well over 20 years.

  • Brendan Walton
    Brendan Walton

    Manager at Willaston workshop

    Brendan joined us in August 2016. He is very well known in the auto industry in Gawler and has many contacts to find those hard to get parts that we need at times. He is a great asset to our team.

    He is very efficient and has a friendly manner. Brendan will go out of his way to help you.

    He is very passionate about the auto industry and loves motorsport , especially drifting.

    Telephone Brendan, or call in to see him to make an appointment for your vehicle.

  • Cameron Ralston
    Cameron Ralston

    Mechanic at the Willaston workshop

    Cameron joined the team in October 2016. He is well known in the Gawler area and his work is very thorough.

    A qualified diesel mechanic with over 20 years experience, he is also very competent on modern passenger vehicles and has a keen interset in older vehicles too. He also enjoys servicing and repairing industrial equipment including compressors, forklifts, generators , bobkats and scissor lifts.

    He holds a current high risk work licence and an automotive air conditioning licence.

  • Billy Haldane
    Billy Haldane

    Head of Security/Gardener/lunch floor cleaner

    Billy is a 4 Y.O. Border Collie that refuses to let Les go to work without him.  He likes to keep and eye on things and makes sure that there are no leftovers at lunchtime.

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  • "Wow!"

    I can't believe how great your service was! So quick and affordable but still totally awesome work!! Thanks so much :) - Becky, Evanston

  • "Superb work. Brilliant!"

      Les, you do not receive the recognition for the superb work you put into your customers’ vehicles. You are always willing to help us whene... - Max, Willaston

  • "Wonderful service for my car"

      For the more than 10 years that you have been maintaining our cars, I've always been grateful for your straight-shooter approach to taking... - With appreciation, Lars

  • ""

    Thankyou so much for fixing the breaks on my VS today Les very happy will be back for the next lot of work i need done :) Ashley Gawler -

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    If you want a great job and a fair price with great service, look no further, Les Haldane is the place to call for any repairs needed on you... -