Agriculture

The Three Springs region is traditionally wheat and sheep country, however farming has diversified greatly over recent times with the area now producing cattle, pigs, wildflowers and a wide variety of cereal crops.

Mining

The largest talc mining operations in the Southern Hemisphere is situated 10km east of Three Springs. The talc mine employs local residents in Three Springs, and the benefits of the mining operation in our community is considerable.

Interested in further information on talc mining?
Talc Mine
Mining History

Retail/Commercial/Industrial

Three Springs offers supermarket/general store, petrol stations, hotel, rural and agricultural hardware/agencies, butcher, bank, boutique/drapery, post office, machinery dealer, electrician, sandblasting, fuel depot, shearing teams and mechanical engineering services.

The town also has many smaller services such as a massage therapist, gardening and rural contractors.

For a comprehensive list and contact details of retail outlets within Three Springs please click on the following link.
List of Retail Outlets

Government Departments

Being centrally located in the North Midlands region Three Springs hosts Water Authority and Western Power depots, As well as being serviced by a 3 man police station, hospital and primary school.