About Bade Ness Rural
Bade Ness Rural is your new local CRT store, owned and operated by local blokes (and ladies). You will find us on the corner of Raglan Parade and Caramut Road, with easy access from the back of the store via Caramut Road for drive through service or park out the front and come in and check out our showroom.

Our team have over 80 years combined experience in the Rural Industry, specialising in;

  • Merchandise Sales
  • Agronomy
  • Agricultural Chemicals
  • Water Tanks
  • Fencing Supplies
  • Animal Health & Management
  • Seed & Fertiliser

Roger Bade
Spent 11 years selling merchandise to producers in Hamilton and the surrounding district; he acquired a comprehensive knowledge of the industry in this time and formed strong relationships with his clients.
In 1997 an opportunity presented itself for Roger and his wife Angela to move to Warrnambool and for Roger to manage the Merchandise in a local business.
He spent the next 12 years providing quality customer service to the producers in the Warrnambool area, building a successful business.
Roger and Angela have two sons, Connor and Angus.

Brad Ness
Spent 7 years with Franklin and Smith developing his Merchandise and Agronomy skills in their Balmoral and Hamilton stores.
Brad then spent a number of months travelling overseas, eventually returning to the south west joining Roger in Warrnambool in 2003.
The next 6 years included time as the Merchandise Manager at Camperdown and as the Senior Agronomist in the Warrnambool store, providing quality on farm service and advice.
Brad is married to Tammy and they have a daughter, Madison.

Bade Ness Rural
Was established in April 2010 and is owned and run by Roger, Angela, Brad & Tammy.

Since opening in 2010 we have been able to grow the team by employing experienced staff members.
All members of our team have strong relationships with clients and suppliers alike and their focus has and will continue to be on Excellent Customer Service and Valuable Products & Advice.

CRT. Our Local Blokes
With more than 400 outlets, CRT/Town & Country is Australia's largest group of independent rural retailers and one of the country's leading agribusinesses.
Our Local Blokes have been supporting their farmers and communities for over forty years and we pride ourselves on the service we provide to our local communities.
All our retailers have strong ties to their towns and a real understanding of needs of their regions.
You can be confident that your Local Bloke will deliver the right advice, products and services to help you get the job done properly.