Slate Roof Tiles

Weighing only 800 grams and measuring 300 x 336mm each, Barrington Slate Tile resembles high quality stone and is capable of supporting over 120kg in weight, making it safe to walk on and easy to handle.

Barrington Technology


The Barrington Slate Tile is manufactured from Torbex, a light weight, structural advanced composite born out of the automotive industry and designed for Australian conditions. This advanced composite material is hail resistant and will with stand the weight of 120 kilos walking on the roof.

Torbex is manufactured by blending resin, a combination of fillers with glass fibre and is compressed at 2,000 ton to forge all materials to create a solid unbreakable roof tile making it the most advanced in the Australian market. This allows Barrington Slate Tiles to offer a high quality slate roofing alternative withstanding all the elements of Australian conditions .

We sell our slate tiles Australia wide, including Melbourne, Sydney, Brisbane, Adelaide and Perth.


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Barrington Slate Tiles

The Barrington Slate Tile combines the beauty of Natural Stone Slate with all the benefits of a high quality lightweight structural roofing system. Slate Tiles are manufactured from Torbex and, tested by the CSIRO to the Australian Building Standards AS4046-1992, the interlocking design and moulded water channels ensure the Barrington Slate will never leak or distort when correctly installed.
Weighing only 800 grams and measuring 300 x 326mm, each tile is capable of supporting up to 120kgs in weight, making it safe to walk on and easy to handle.

Barrington Roof Slate Tiles

Finish Riven Slate Finish
Size 295mm x 300mm (326mm x 300mm inc. water course)
Units 14.8 per m2
Weight 0.85kg per unit / 12.6kg per m2
Pitch 15°/20° (100mm minimum overlap)
NB: Sarking is mandatory for pitches less than 20°