ABOUT TSA OUTDOORS
Established in 1965 by the visionary Mr. James Watkins, a former US Army serviceman, Tasco Sales (Aust) Pty Ltd (TSA OUTDOORS) has risen as one of Australia’s leading privately-owned distributors of small arms, munitions, thermal imaging equipment, optical instruments, and outdoor essentials.
Over half a century of dedication and passion has cemented TSA’s position as a respected name in the distribution industry throughout Australia and into the Pacific region. Our global reach encompasses 30 international partnerships, offering an unparalleled selection of products tailored to the needs of outdoor sports, law enforcement, military, security, rescue, commercial retail sectors, and enthusiasts of elite astronomy and advanced optical equipment.
We operate through three specialized divisions: Outdoor Sports, Defence & Military Sales, and Optical Sales. Each division is helmed by dedicated National Managers, backed by a team of seasoned business and sales professionals, guaranteeing expertise at every touchpoint.
Our reputation as Australia’s most trusted and professional wholesaler is highlighted by the enduring relationships we’ve nurtured. A significant number of our international partners and customers have been with us since our beginnings, a testament to the deep trust and confidence we’ve built over more than 5 decades.
Situated on the Northern beaches of Brookvale, Sydney, our advanced, secure bulk inventory storage facility and corporate headquarters serve as the nerve centre of our operations. Adjacently located is our state-of-the-art customer support, repair, and service centre, ensuring our customers benefit from timely and trusted after-sales services, from product enhancements to detailed repairs. Both our domestic customers and global partners depend on our service department for sustained product support and prompt repair/upgrade services.
Our commitment to operational efficiency shines in our sophisticated software systems, facilitating swift order dispatches—often within mere hours. This system provides our clients with 24/7 insights into stock, orders, accounts, pricing, and forthcoming inventory movements.
At the heart of TSA are its people. Our team, nearing 40 members, boasts specialists with vast experiences and accolades across varied sectors. This diversity ensures the quality of TSA’s service remains unmatched.
Approaching our 60th anniversary, our foundational values remain firm: building genuine relationships based on trust, loyalty, and professionalism. We remain committed to cultivating lasting partnerships with our global suppliers, dedicated staff, and valued clients, echoing the vision set forth in 1965 by our founder James Watkins.