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MCG Presentation Coordinator Collects and Recycles Thunder Sticks

There is nothing quite like going to the footy in Melbourne. The atmosphere, the passionate fans, and of course the memorabilia to show just how dedicated you are to your beloved team. However, what happens to those Thunder Sticks that kids are banging together during the game? Some might take them home, others leave them [...]

By | 2017-08-17T06:39:23+00:00 August 17th, 2017|Blogs|Comments Off on MCG Presentation Coordinator Collects and Recycles Thunder Sticks

Liverpool Welcomes Seats, Benches, Bollards, and More at Collimore Park

Collimore Park is more than just your average recreation park. Located in Liverpool, Sydney (south west) lies a large recreation park that includes netball courts, picnic areas, playground equipment and much more. This is a stand out park that has peak interest in both locals and visitors. The City of Liverpool installed unique products that [...]

By | 2017-08-16T06:11:04+00:00 August 16th, 2017|Blogs|Comments Off on Liverpool Welcomes Seats, Benches, Bollards, and More at Collimore Park

Ivanhoe Aquatic Centre Takes Feedback On Board; Installs Replas Profiles

Banyule City Council in Victoria have been big supporters of Replas products, the future of sustainability, and the general recycling process in their area. The Ivanhoe Aquatic Centre has newly installed Replas profiles as seats with the help of Replas Pro, SR Engineering. Craig Body, a member of the Banyule community was more than pleased [...]

By | 2017-08-07T00:52:53+00:00 August 7th, 2017|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Ivanhoe Aquatic Centre Takes Feedback On Board; Installs Replas Profiles

Toorak College Introduces Replas With Replas Pro SR Engineering

After purchasing a multi-tiered decking system and a custom bench, Toorak College has not installed a range of fitness equipment for the students. Located in Mt. Eliza VIC, Replas Pro Steve Rawson a part of SR Engineering has been the leading hand when it came to installing this new equipment. Having worked with Replas on [...]

By | 2017-08-07T01:55:18+00:00 August 7th, 2017|Blogs|Comments Off on Toorak College Introduces Replas With Replas Pro SR Engineering

Replas Seating at Belmont Croquet Club Makes a Premium Choice

Belmont Croquet Club in Victoria took action by purchasing two Kimberley Seats and has since purchased two more. An alternative to concrete and timber, this recycled plastic material was exactly what they were looking for. Impressed by the styles, colours, and finish of the seats, the committee decided then and there that they would replace the [...]

By | 2017-08-03T04:28:51+00:00 August 3rd, 2017|Blogs|Comments Off on Replas Seating at Belmont Croquet Club Makes a Premium Choice

Supporting Our Rangers – Replas Sponsors QRA For 10th Year In A Row!

Our two QLD Sales Representatives of Replas, Steven & Darren, recently attended the 2017 Queensland Ranger Association Muster that was held on Magnetic Island. The QRA is ‘a professional body that represents the staff who manage Queensland's protected areas.’ Rangers work to protect our national and marine parks, state forests and other reserves for future [...]

By | 2017-08-03T03:49:12+00:00 August 3rd, 2017|Blogs|Comments Off on Supporting Our Rangers – Replas Sponsors QRA For 10th Year In A Row!

Coolum State High Shares Their Passion About Recycling

Coolum State High School has installed twenty Replas benches and five Replas settings. This offers students comfortable areas to spend their lunch breaks and a chance to learn in an outdoor environment during lessons. Principal, Chris Dench, said it's a step in the right direction. ‘It's amazing what can be created from our recyclables and [...]

By | 2017-08-03T03:24:39+00:00 August 3rd, 2017|Blogs|Comments Off on Coolum State High Shares Their Passion About Recycling

Replas National Conference – Spotted Utilities Installed 30 Years Ago!

The 2017 Replas National Conference was held at Darling Harbour in Sydney. Darling Harbour was redeveloped for the public and opened over 29 years ago as part of the bicentenary celebrations. Russell Muller, Director, pointed out the Replas hydrant covers. Utilities are such a big part of the behind the scenes at Replas and we [...]

By | 2017-08-03T03:56:32+00:00 August 3rd, 2017|Blogs|Comments Off on Replas National Conference – Spotted Utilities Installed 30 Years Ago!

A Community Focused Company – Woolworths Installs Wheel Stop and Benches

The new Woolworths store in Kellyville NSW has wasted no time or plastic! Replas recycled-plastic Wheel Stops have been installed in the new car park by Matthew Rouhani and his team at ADCO Constructions Pty Ltd. Matthew explains, ‘it is excellent to see Woolworths waste being used as Wheel Stops. The quality of each is [...]

By | 2017-08-03T02:24:31+00:00 August 3rd, 2017|Blogs|Comments Off on A Community Focused Company – Woolworths Installs Wheel Stop and Benches

New Replas Pro Central Vic Property Services Installs Trex® Decking

Located in Axedale, Victoria, Central VIC Property Services is now a part of the Replas Pro team! Their first job consisted of installation of Trex® decking for residents in Bendigo, VIC. The Island Mist decking installed for a rear deck was the perfect fit for this home. The builder, Mark Allen said, "the Trex® product [...]

By | 2017-08-01T04:51:53+00:00 August 1st, 2017|Blogs|Comments Off on New Replas Pro Central Vic Property Services Installs Trex® Decking

Mount Marley in Stanthorpe QLD Mounts New Replas Bollards

In Stanthorpe QLD, Southern Downs Regional Council have recently upgraded the facilities at Mount Marley Lookout. As an adventure and great walking trail for residents and visitors welcome Replas recycled plastic bollards. Now, a lookout with fantastic views across the township of Stanthorpe, is now using recycled plastic to protect the hilly area. Too this [...]

By | 2017-07-21T03:16:35+00:00 July 18th, 2017|Blogs|Comments Off on Mount Marley in Stanthorpe QLD Mounts New Replas Bollards

Shellharbour Council Welcomes New Dog Agility At Off Leash Park

Big congratulations to Shellharbour Council, in New Sales Wales, who have recently installed dog agility equipment. This is at the off leash park at Oak Flats Park. Here, you can also relax with a drink or meal at the Oak Flats Bowling & Recreation Club. And try an afternoon of some bare foot bowling. Although [...]

By | 2017-07-17T05:32:25+00:00 July 17th, 2017|Blogs|Comments Off on Shellharbour Council Welcomes New Dog Agility At Off Leash Park

Wallace Recreational Reserve Installs Seats Testing Time and Weather

On the western side of the blue mountains, lies Wallerawang ("Wang"), a small township in the Central Tablelands of New South Wales. Here is referred to as the perfect rest spot for your ride. There are shopping areas, coffee shops, but most picturesque, Lake Wallace. Lake Wallace is home to over 180 different types of [...]

By | 2017-07-12T05:52:55+00:00 July 12th, 2017|Blogs|Comments Off on Wallace Recreational Reserve Installs Seats Testing Time and Weather

High Distinction for Replas Employee Will Hearnden

Congratulations to Replas Leading Hand/Supervisor of Fabrication, Will Hearnden, on earning High Distinction for his Certificate of Leadership and Management at Chisholm! Will has been with Replas for 3.5 years and wanted to better himself and his work. "I want to thank all of the directors for really pushing me to complete these courses," explains [...]

By | 2017-07-12T04:33:25+00:00 July 12th, 2017|Blogs|Comments Off on High Distinction for Replas Employee Will Hearnden

TS Construction Installs Premier Setting for Bass Coast Shire

First, TS Constructions located in Wonthaggi, Victoria have come on board as a Replas Pro Installer! For this reason, they recently installed 2 premier settings down in Wonthaggi on behalf of Bass Coast Shire. TS Construction is the maintenance team for the council. Off the back of that job, Bass Coast have ordered more furniture [...]

By | 2017-07-05T01:53:26+00:00 July 5th, 2017|Blogs|Comments Off on TS Construction Installs Premier Setting for Bass Coast Shire

Modified Bollards Installed and Introduced in Reid Canberra

Reid, a suburb of Canberra, is very close to both the Australian War Memorial and Mount Ainslie Nature Reserve. Reid, Canberra, has officially been added to the long list of communities with installed Replas bollards. With the help of installers, All Seasons Horticulture Services, these 125 mm x 125 mm green recycled plastic bollards are now [...]

By | 2017-06-30T00:07:59+00:00 June 30th, 2017|Blogs|Comments Off on Modified Bollards Installed and Introduced in Reid Canberra

Extraordinary Enduroplank™ Lookout at Mount Cook

The Mount Cook Lookout is a hike that has a scenic backdrop of the beautiful Cooktown, Queensland. Rising at 431 m, the rain forest and woodlands is a view brought to hikers by Replas Enduroplank™. The job was designed and installed by the Queensland Rangers, apart of the Cook Shire Council. Hiking a steep 2k, this [...]

By | 2017-07-10T04:17:15+00:00 June 27th, 2017|Blogs|Comments Off on Extraordinary Enduroplank™ Lookout at Mount Cook

Carbon Cutters

In early June, Replas Peter Patterson and Cheryl Stevens showed the 'Carbon Cutters' around the Carrum Downs showroom and gave them a tour through the 'Bag Cave.' This group classifies themselves as 'Neighbours seeking and sharing ways to reduce greenhouse gas emissions in our everyday lives.' The residents in Princess Hill VIC, meet at the [...]

By | 2017-06-22T01:24:58+00:00 June 22nd, 2017|Blogs|Comments Off on Carbon Cutters

Nossal High School visits Carrum Downs Showroom

On June 1st, Nossal High School students took a tour through our Carrum Downs showroom and educational tour through our 'Bag Cave' that explains all things recycled plastic and Replas. Ben McCulloch, a Replas Sales Consultant, took the students around and explained a bit of the background on Replas. While explaining, Ben gave the students [...]

By | 2017-06-22T00:59:25+00:00 June 22nd, 2017|Blogs|Comments Off on Nossal High School visits Carrum Downs Showroom

Open Day at Replas

Replas held an Open Day at there showroom in Carrum Downs, where visitors had a tour of Replas products. Along with the process of production and what they can do to better this sustainable future. Peter Patterson, National Business Development Manager, was the tour guide for the day. The visitors also caught up on the latest [...]

By | 2017-06-25T23:33:37+00:00 June 20th, 2017|Blogs|Comments Off on Open Day at Replas

Breathtaking sunset alongside Wellington Harbour in New Zealand

A number of years ago, Hutt City Council in Wellington New Zealand, installed Civic seats and Picnic settings alongside the junction of Hutt River and Wellington Harbour. These seats were gifted to the community by Replas NZ (Metal Art Ltd), the Civic Seat with 90x40 profiles and Civic Picnic Seating with 90x40 and 200x40 profiles. [...]

By | 2017-06-19T01:49:34+00:00 June 19th, 2017|Blogs|Comments Off on Breathtaking sunset alongside Wellington Harbour in New Zealand

Jude Perera takes a closer look at Replas

The State Member for Cranbourne, Jude Perera, has come to the showroom at Replas in Carrum Downs to catch up on the latest developments in recycled plastic. Jude is a long standing supporter of Replas and all the work we do to better the communities around Australia. Being the State Member for Cranbourne, Jude is [...]

By | 2017-06-19T00:25:37+00:00 June 16th, 2017|Blogs|Comments Off on Jude Perera takes a closer look at Replas

Newly designed tree guards

Life is hard for a city tree. Between the pollution, pedestrian and vehicular traffic, vandalism, and much more, street trees need to be cared for and protected in order to survive and thrive. The production team at Replas has designed a new and improved Tree Guard for a Heritage city tree. By using Replas Bollards, [...]

By | 2017-06-15T02:25:08+00:00 June 15th, 2017|Blogs|Comments Off on Newly designed tree guards

Bollard upgrade at Bulleen Park

Replas Pro Melbourne Chain Wire Fencing have replaced old timber bollards and rail fencing that have become very worn at Bulleen Park. As recycled-plastic bollards are lighter than timber bollards, a noticeable amount of time was saved during the installation process. Drew Smith of Melbourne Chain Wire Fencing explains, "We were impressed at how good [...]

By | 2017-06-14T00:14:56+00:00 June 14th, 2017|Blogs|Comments Off on Bollard upgrade at Bulleen Park

Beaming for the Brolga

Mount Alexander Shire Council in Central Victoria have recently installed new Brolga Bollard and Trackmarker signs for their trails. With a community that is passionate and knowledgeable about sustainability and the environment, they took action. "Knowing we have reduced our impact on the environment is in line with Mount Alexander Shire Councils goals," explains Capital [...]

By | 2017-06-14T00:03:08+00:00 June 14th, 2017|Blogs|Comments Off on Beaming for the Brolga

A Serene Setting in Lysterfield South

Paul and Lisa Margate have assembled and put into place their new, brown and black, 1.8 m free standing Premier Setting at their home in Lysterfield South. "We are particularly pleased that we were able to find an attractive outdoor setting that is made entirely from recycled plastic, therefore doing the environment a big favour [...]

By | 2017-06-13T23:45:55+00:00 June 13th, 2017|Blogs|Comments Off on A Serene Setting in Lysterfield South

Frankston Bowls making the move to recycled plastic products

Frankston Bowls Club in Victoria came back to Replas after the success with previously purchased furniture, decking, and signage. They wanted a unique custom seat to replicate the existing furniture. With this request, Replas has provided a Daintree seat with green supports and grey slats, sleak and modern while still keeping the look of the [...]

By | 2017-06-09T05:01:55+00:00 June 9th, 2017|Blogs|Comments Off on Frankston Bowls making the move to recycled plastic products

Circular Head RSL purchases Kingfisher seats to honor the four services on ANZAC day

Recently the Circular Head RSL Centenary Committee in Smithton Tasmania, purchased 2 Kingfisher seats in an unusual colour combo, black on black. They then had custom seat backs fabricated and designed by a local workshop, Pro Art Signs – Darren Gorringe, to capture an ANZAC remembrance them. These were installed on ANZAC day between the [...]

By | 2017-06-06T04:54:21+00:00 June 6th, 2017|Blogs|Comments Off on Circular Head RSL purchases Kingfisher seats to honor the four services on ANZAC day

Yamba Point has added Enduroplank™ to the beautiful Convent Beach scenery

At the tip of New South Wales lays Convent Beach in Yamba Point, a narrow 100 m long beach backed by vegetated bluffs. It is very popular to swimmers and surfers and anyone who loves a great wave while keeping between the flags. Recently, Gary Bolton from Clarence Valley Council has installed an 80 m [...]

By | 2017-06-05T05:05:57+00:00 June 5th, 2017|Blogs|Comments Off on Yamba Point has added Enduroplank™ to the beautiful Convent Beach scenery

Sydney Olympic Park trials Replas Enduroplank™ for an improved boardwalk

In New South Wales, Sydney Olympic Park, an authority known as SOPA have been testing the Enduroplank™ for the possible replacement of the existing timber, colors coming in grey and brown. The Badu Mangrove Boardwalk is approximately 1.5 km in length by 1200 mm wide. It has numerous large platforms and is used by the [...]

By | 2017-06-02T04:41:28+00:00 June 2nd, 2017|Blogs|Comments Off on Sydney Olympic Park trials Replas Enduroplank™ for an improved boardwalk

Blacktown Council keeps Nurragingy Reserve beautiful with new black bollards

In the Western Sydney CBD lies Nurragingy Reserve, a very large recreational reserve within Blacktown council. In the earlier days of building the city of Sydney, Nurragingy Reserve formed part of the Cumberland Timber Forest. This was a major supplier of timber for the making and construction of new houses and fences going up in [...]

By | 2017-06-01T03:13:22+00:00 June 1st, 2017|Blogs|Comments Off on Blacktown Council keeps Nurragingy Reserve beautiful with new black bollards

Cooyar Swinging Bridge Park maintains safe and organised area with black bollards

The “Cooyar Swinging Bridge Park” is located in sunny Cooyar Queensland and is an ideal free camp site for anyone travelling through Toowoomba Regional Council. Burrowed on the bank high above Cooyar Creek, there is a suspension bridge that crosses the Cooyar Creek. Locals say if you are lucky you may see Platypus and Turtles happily [...]

By | 2017-05-30T23:38:19+00:00 May 30th, 2017|Blogs|Comments Off on Cooyar Swinging Bridge Park maintains safe and organised area with black bollards

Anzac Park Jetty installs plastic benches to hold up in harsh conditions

In Northern New South Wales in Nambucca Heads, the beautiful scenery of the Anzac Park Jetty is dedicated to the ex-service men and women of the Nambucca Valley. To withstand the harsh coastal environment, Tim Woodward, the Greenspace Coordinator for Nambucca Shire Council, recently purchased a number of Kimberley Seat's and Kookaburra Bench's to replace old [...]

By | 2017-05-30T02:27:47+00:00 May 30th, 2017|Blogs|Comments Off on Anzac Park Jetty installs plastic benches to hold up in harsh conditions

Point Wolstoncroft Sport and Rec Centre Installs New Black Bollards

Ninety minutes north of Sydney in Gwandalan, NSW you will find Point Wolstoncroft Sport and Recreation Centre. Set on the edge of Lake Macquarie and surrounded by state forest lies state of the art facilities aimed at providing team building activities and outdoor activities. The centre hosts school camps, corporate team building, family groups and kids' camps to name a few. [...]

By | 2017-05-29T00:08:29+00:00 May 29th, 2017|Blogs|Comments Off on Point Wolstoncroft Sport and Rec Centre Installs New Black Bollards

Marourbra Bollards stand the test of time

8 years after being installed, the Replas recycled plastic 145 mm square bollards have survived all types of weather conditions. Randwick Council, in the Eastern Suburbs of Sydney, decided to have a unique style of bollard. A stainless steel cap was designed and placed on top of the bollard. Collar routs have been placed on [...]

By | 2017-05-26T01:19:39+00:00 May 26th, 2017|Blogs|Comments Off on Marourbra Bollards stand the test of time

War on Waste explained, ‘The Guardian’ gives insight on Replas

Posted Monday, 22 May, 'The Guardian' has published the facts and information about the behind the scenes of Replas, REDcycle, and all things recyclable. In the article you learn how each corporation is doing their part, and what needs to be done. With loop holes in the plastic world, this article is a great way [...]

By | 2017-05-22T05:52:39+00:00 May 22nd, 2017|Blogs|Comments Off on War on Waste explained, ‘The Guardian’ gives insight on Replas

New Age Superhero Sees Affects of Plastic Bags

Seven-year-old Cameron may not have super powers, but his actions help change the future. As part of his scout promise challenge, Cameron committed to collect plastic bags and divert them from landfill. In total, he has collected 15 large boxes of plastic bags. Not content with just collecting, Cameron started investigating why and how plastic [...]

By | 2017-05-18T22:51:58+00:00 May 18th, 2017|Blogs|Comments Off on New Age Superhero Sees Affects of Plastic Bags

Green Pavlova 2017 Kicks Off

The New Zealand Recreation Association Green Pavlova 2017 has kicked off yesterday at the iconic Westpac Stadium in Wellington, NZ. This event is New Zealand’s flagship Parks and Open Spaces conference, “the event promotes and encourages best practice by presenting and showcasing developments from within and outside the industry.” Associate Conservation Minister Scott Simpson opened [...]

By | 2017-05-17T23:22:23+00:00 May 17th, 2017|Blogs|Comments Off on Green Pavlova 2017 Kicks Off

Maud Kehoe Park sign of the times

A sign in Maud Kehoe Park in Queensland's Atherton Tablelands that was replaced with Replas recycled material has received the thumbs up from the supplier of the original timber sign. With a history of using Replas products, the quality and performance of the new sign came as no surprise to Tablelands Regional Council. ‘The original [...]

By | 2017-05-17T04:00:21+00:00 May 17th, 2017|Blogs|Comments Off on Maud Kehoe Park sign of the times

Woolworths Store Ferntree Gully Victoria installs Replas bench

Partnering with a national retailer to close the circle on plastic recycling is a proud accomplishment for the team at Replas. Woolworths already participates in the REDcycle Program, but now the supermarket chain is installing recycled-plastic seats to be used in stores all around the country. Each seat includes a plaque that states, ‘Take a [...]

By | 2017-05-16T01:19:18+00:00 May 16th, 2017|Blogs|Comments Off on Woolworths Store Ferntree Gully Victoria installs Replas bench

Enjoy the Recreational Benefits of SE Queensland’s water grid

Water supply provider Seqwater has recently opened a network of new trails in the Lake Samsonvale recreation area for horse riding, mountain biking & bushwalking. Lake Samsonvale was created in 1976 with construction of a dam to secure south east Queensland’s drinking water supply, and is just a short drive from Brisbane’s northern suburbs. The [...]

By | 2017-05-15T01:21:49+00:00 May 15th, 2017|Blogs|Comments Off on Enjoy the Recreational Benefits of SE Queensland’s water grid

Glen Industries Supervisor Learns the Ins and Outs of Replas Products

On Friday Replas informed the Supervisor of Glen Industries in Glen Innes, Queensland, a not for profit organisation offering supported employment to people with disabilities, all about where some of their recycling products go toward.  The Supervisor, Phillip Doye, thought it would be a good idea to organise a trip to Replas showroom to be [...]

By | 2017-05-14T23:00:17+00:00 May 12th, 2017|Blogs|Comments Off on Glen Industries Supervisor Learns the Ins and Outs of Replas Products

Rye Probus Club in Victoria learns the importance of Replas and how they can make a difference

Rye Probus Club in Victoria has been presented what Replas as a company is doing to prevent plastic from entering the ground in a landfill or being shipped offshore. Ben McCulloch from the Replas Sales Team has shown “the smart way to better the environment.” Rye Probus Club, made up of roughly 50-60 members, were [...]

By | 2017-05-11T01:56:44+00:00 May 11th, 2017|Blogs|Comments Off on Rye Probus Club in Victoria learns the importance of Replas and how they can make a difference

Bribie Beach Stress-Free Enduroplank

With an enchanting scenery and beautiful beaches, along with natural beauty of local flora and fauna, Bribie Island in Queensland, located just forty-five minutes north of Brisbane Airport, have chosen Enduroplank for several beach access pathways. Moreton Bay Regional Council have chosen this product for an easy installation and to ensure that the transition from [...]

By | 2017-05-11T01:11:58+00:00 May 11th, 2017|Blogs|Comments Off on Bribie Beach Stress-Free Enduroplank

Second Instalment of Dog Agility Equipment Lands in Sydney CBD

  The Cumberland Council (formally known as Auburn Council) situated just south of the busy CBD of Sydney, has incorporated the happiness of playing pups and Eco-friendly Replas Recycled Dog Agility Equipment. Being the second agility equipment installed in the city of Sydney, dog owners are able to give their dogs a multi-purpose park, making [...]

By | 2017-05-10T05:57:54+00:00 May 10th, 2017|Blogs|Comments Off on Second Instalment of Dog Agility Equipment Lands in Sydney CBD

Old Timber, Old News; Brolga Bollards Take On Weyba

An installation to prevent 7,000kg of plastic waste from entering oceans, waterways, and landfill, has made its way to the Sunshine Coast Council in Weyba Downs, Queensland, who have recently replaced their old timber log fences with Replas Recycled Plastic Bollards. The beautiful Lake Weyba plays a major role within Southeast Queensland and is recognised [...]

By | 2017-05-09T06:14:09+00:00 May 9th, 2017|Blogs|Comments Off on Old Timber, Old News; Brolga Bollards Take On Weyba

Fit for purpose and looking good

In all respects, Sydney’s Yarranabbe Park is the perfect spot to exercise the body and clear the mind. Located right on the shore of Sydney Harbour with Rushcutters Bay marina as the backdrop  and the city’s famous bridge in the distance, it’s a place that makes the active Sydney-sider really feel alive. Especially now with [...]

By | 2017-05-09T02:06:38+00:00 May 9th, 2017|Blogs|Comments Off on Fit for purpose and looking good

A development fit for bursting into song

The new Yarrabilba development in Logan, South-East Queensland includes an impressive pedestrian and cycling bridge, decked in recycled plastic Enduroplank™. The bridge is 3.6 metres wide and approx 45 metres long and provides a vital link between local areas of the growing community. With its renowned durability and recycled plastic properties that reflect an increasing [...]

By | 2017-05-08T06:24:31+00:00 May 8th, 2017|Blogs|Comments Off on A development fit for bursting into song

Amenity furniture for the exposed airport environment

Many years ago Banana Shire Council, QLD. used a variety of recycled plastic products to landscape the entrance to Thangool Aerodrome. To house the airport’s main entrance sign, a garden bed was created using Replas Garden Panel, while 125 mm Replas bollards with high-visibility insert discs were installed on both sides of the entrance. Now, [...]

By | 2017-05-05T03:03:36+00:00 May 5th, 2017|Blogs|Comments Off on Amenity furniture for the exposed airport environment