Replas Makes Presentation And Meets City of Canning Councillor During PLA 2019 Conference

Replas Sales and Marketing Director, Mark Jacobsen, made a presentation at the 2019 Parks and Leisure Australia Conference of Replas case studies around innovative, Circular Economy installations and work around parks in Australia. Mark and Scott Herbert, Western Australia Replas Distributor, also met up with Councillor of City of Canning, Sara Saberi, and Parks Conservation [...]

Simplot Contributes To The Circular Economy By Buying Back Recycled Plastic Products

"Simplot visited Replas and saw the great work turning plastic material that traditionally went to landfill but are now recycled into reusable and practical products," explains Anthony Mee, Safety, Health, Environment and Well-being Manager at Simplot Australia. "Our factory saw an opportunity to buy back some of the plastic that may very well may have [...]

Denmark Walpole Football Club Parents Install Memorial Beachcomber Seat

The Shire of Denmark, in the southern region on Western Australia, is home to many recycled plastic products from Replas. One seat however, stands out from the rest at Denmark Walpole Football Club. The Bondini and Napier families wanted to honour their late son's by creating and installing a custom magpie seat at the footy [...]

Optus Stadium In WA Installs Over 300 Recycled Plastic Bollards

Optus Stadium in Perth, Western Australia has said 'Yes' to Replas recycled plastic bollards. Over 300 black 145 mm black bollards surround the newest multi sport venue in Australia. The robust 145 mm bollard has a pyramid shaped top design, an ideal solution wherever rigid barriers are required to define boundaries or deter vehicles and [...]

Toowoomba Regional Council Continue Recycled Plastic Product Installation at Cooby Dam Wall

Toowoomba Regional Council have recently installed several Premier Settings and Kakadu Seats at the Cooby Dam Wall day use area. The recycled plastic furniture from Replas is in addition to the several hundred Brolga Bollards that have been installed over the past two years. Replas Premier Settings offer greater legroom thanks to the clever design [...]

Recycled Plastic Bollards Surround Historic Warwick Railway Station Honorary Park

Southern Downs Regional Council in South East Queensland built a new park outside the Warwick Railway station in honour of Billy Hughes (PM of Australia). Surrounding the park are recycled plastic 100 mm Bollards from Replas. The robust 100 mm bollards have a pyramid shaped top, a routed collar and four holes in the base [...]

The Tide Is Turning: Entrepreneur Turning Post-Consumer Plastic Waste Into Sustainable Surf Products

The recipe? ⅓ Australian beach plastics and ⅔ Australian kerbside-collected plastics. 29 April 2019, Sydney: Rikki Gilbey of WAW handplanes - an ethical bodysurfing brand, has launched a first-of-its kind bodysurfing hand-plane made from 100% post-consumer recycled plastics including items commonly found on the beach, such as bottle caps, single-use cutlery and trays. Turning a [...]

Flinders and Premier Settings and Premier Benches Installed at Wallaroo Primary School

Wallaroo Primary School in Hastings, VIC have recently installed recycled plastic furniture for their outdoor areas around the school. The blue Flinders Settings and in-ground Premier Benches are a great addition for the students and staff. The Replas recycled plastic Flinders Setting, unlike other settings, features the slats running the other way. The table is [...]

Yarra City Council Bring Community Gardening Together With Replas Planter Boxes

"Yarra City Council is committed to sustainability and in the development of a Circular Economy for recovered materials. The Replas products are viewed as a practical working example of how procurement can drive a Circular Economy at the local level," said Joe Agostino, Project Manager at Yarra City Council. Installed on the walk ways in [...]

Australian Government Explains Microbeads And What They’re Doing About It

Australian Government:  Why is it important to stop microbeads polluting the environment? Microbeads are small, solid, manufactured plastic particles that are less than 5mm and don’t degrade or dissolve in water. They may be added to a range of products, including rinse-off cosmetics, personal care and cleaning products. Microbeads are used as ingredients in these [...]

New Fire Retardant Enduroplank™ Installation at East Point in Darwin

Installed by Replas Pro Adamant Property Service, the new Enduroplank™ with fire retardant boardwalk is the first to be installed in Australia. East Point is surrounded by lush greenery and one of the largest reserves in Darwin, with two playgrounds, a lake, exercise stations, walking trails and more. In an environment like this, City of [...]

Renewal Plan in QLD Features Durable, Long Lasting Brown Bollards

Inverell Shire Council in Queensland is currently working through a 'town centre renewal plan' to enhance the town centre and make it more attractive to visitors. One small addition has been the installation of several 145 mm square brown bollards made from Replas recycled plastic material. These bollards were placed outside an electrical store to [...]

Bond University in QLD Installs Replas Bollards and Wheelstops

On the Gold Coast in Queensland lies Bond University, Australia’s first private non-profit university. Recently they have installed 150mm round green recycled plastic bollards from Replas. These bollards have a chain barrier between the pedestrian walkway and the car park for student and faculty vehicles. Along side these new recycled plastic bollards are hundreds of Replas [...]

Nick Wakeling Tours the REC to Discuss Sustainable Communities for the Future

Nick Wakeling, Shadow Minister for Environment and State Member for Ferntree Gully, Victoria, met with Directors Mark Yates and Mark Jacobsen from Replas at the Replas Environmental Center  (REC) in Carrum Downs Victoria. The REC is a learning tour that explains the benefits of using Replas products around communities. With plastic use on the rise [...]

1st Cranbourne Joey Scout Enjoy the Recycling Environmental Centre

Hearing about Replas back in September from the 1st Narre Warren scout group, the Cranbourne scout group was very excited to learn what Replas does! "1st Cranbourne had a fantastic time at Replas tonight," said Natalie Kenward, who is part of Scouts Australia. "I have heard from some parents already that Joey Scouts have gone [...]

Lacey Creek Walking Path Filled With Replas Enduroplank™ Decking

The 1.5K walking track at Lacey Creek in Mission Beach Queensland is a great example of harsh weather and environment conditions. Replas Enduroplank™ has been installed throughout the walking path, covered in leaves, dirt, and plenty of shoe and tire marks from pedestrians enjoying the beautiful walk. The recycled plastic products from Replas are durable [...]

Clontarf Marina Opens Their New Cafe On Beautiful Trex® Decking

Clontarf Marina has installed Island Mist Trex® Decking at the North End of Sydney Harbour. The owners have created an amazing destination on the harbour water front. Traveling extensively around Australia, the owners found Trex® Decking to be the perfect fit for their marina. Based on the long lasting durability of the product, along with [...]

Daintree Seats Installed in Elrundie, Darwin – 5 Years Later

In the suburb of Royal Park at Durack Estate in Darwin lies Replas bollards and Daintree seats. Visiting Darwin, the Northern Territory Sales Rep, Steven, had noticed both the bollards and Daintree seats have not been effected by either the hot conditions or the termites - a massive bonus for using recycled plastic products in [...]

12 Year Old Bollards/New Track Marker Signs On Magnetic Island, QLD

Alma Bay Magnetic Island in Queensland is known for it's small but beautiful 150 m beach. Facing east, with two prominent granite headlands running out for 300 m on either side of the beach. This spot now has 8 new recycled plastic Track Marker signs, assisting the public with signage for rest rooms, fishing regulations, [...]

Pre-Manufactured Bridges Installed at New Estate North of ACT

An estate in a new suburb in the far north of the ACT, Throsby, have installed Replas Enduroplank™ for three convenient bridges. These durbale, long lasting pre fabricated bridges gives residents and visitors recycled plastic products in their new estate. Along with having sustainable products, the Woden Construction have installed these bridges. New bridges and [...]

Carnarvon National Park Upgraded to Replas Enduroplank™ for Viewing Platform

  Western Queensland has a multitude of national parks that make Australia as beautiful as it is. Located in the Southern Brigalow Belt bioregion lies Carnarvon National Park. Walking, driving, or hiking will take you through the rich wildlife of the Sandstone Wilderness - a harsh environment with countless plants and flowers. Nestled in the [...]

Deakin University in Canberra Installs New Bollards Out Front

Deakin University is one of Australia's largest uni's situated in Canberra ACT. The Building Manager for Raine & Horne, Brian Sheather, stated, "these bollards look great and will no maintenance for years." One of the biggest perks of a Replas product is the low maintenance, especially for a busy university! The 145 mm x 145 [...]

Replas Hosts Indigenous Students To Experience Melbourne Along With Recycled Plastic

In April 2017 Brittany Pottinger along with nine other students from Flinders Christian Community College spent ten days at the Woolaning Homeland Christian School, two hours south of Darwin. Their mission was to donate a recycled plastic bench from Replas to the Aboriginal students with their school emblem engraved on the seat! Flinders students and [...]

Lizard Island Off The Great Barrier Reef Includes Enduroplank™ in Amazing View

"As the northern most resort on the Great Barrier Reef, and a luxury lodge of Australia, Lizard Island is truly secluded from the rest of the world. This is just one wonderful Lizard Island fact that makes it like nowhere else." Lizard Island in Cairns, QLD prides themselves on their private beaches and exceptional views [...]

Replas Savvy Fabrication Team Creates New Look To Kimberley Seat

The hustle and bustle of Replas did not stop the fabrication team to stop and appreciate the work they have done! This week, the fabrication team here at Replas just finished fabricating a new look to the famous 2 support Free Standing Kimberley Seat! Delivering to New South Wales, these seats have had an excellent [...]

New Smithfield Estate Installs Replas Swale Bridge with Enduroplank™

As Cairns continues to grow, a suburb called Smithfield has installed Replas products to introduce in their new estates. A 8.0m Swale Bridge was installed by Replas Pro LD Total Landscapes. This structure is made from composite fibre as the base and Replas profiles for the kick rails. The decking is Replas Enduroplank™, the long [...]

Stunning Views at Katherine Gorge in Nitmiluk National Park with Enduroplank™ Decking

Make your way to the sandstone area of Nitmiluk National Park and explore all thirteen stunning gorges. The local tour guide will take you down the gorge by boat and along the way you will travel across several Replas Enduroplank™ boardwalks. What makes this material being recycled plastic so special is the fact that its [...]

Happy Member’s – Happy Life – New Replas Seats at the Invermay Bowling Club in Bendigo

"Our members are amazed with the appearance, love how the seats aesthetically tone in with the green surrounds, and the country feel of the club," says Ruth Nunn, Secretary at Invermay Bowling Club. Located in the regional area of Victoria, IBC is Bendigo have installed seven 3.6 m long seats. With Replas products being used [...]

Take A Seat – Two Premier Seats Installed in Bass Coast Council Wonthaggi by TS Constructions

Following the successful installation of two Premier seats in Wonthaggi, Victoria, Bass Coast Council has selected Replas products to replace a significant amount of furniture in parks and public spaces. Challenging conditions caused timber seating to rot, “[we had] treated pine timber, but Replas is a more aesthetically pleasing and comfortable product,” explained Tony Dibianco, [...]

Efficiency Meet Sustainability – Pre-Fabricated Bridge System Installed in Altona, VIC

The first instalment of Replas Pre-Fabricated Bridge System has taken place at Cherry Creek in Altona, Victoria. This bridge was built off site at the Replas factory and relocated on the same day, making it a one-day removal process compared to building on site. Leading to no pedestrian traffic delays and a huge cost saving [...]

Enduroplank™ Lasts The Tough Environment at Korran Bitter Springs NT

Lay back in the Spring-Fed thermal pools amid palms and tropical woodlands at Korran Bitter Springs in Elsey National Park. "Discovered by surveyors for the Overland Telegraph Line in the latter part of the nineteenth century, the Bitter Springs are located approximately two kilometres from Mataranka in the Katherine region. An ideal place to relax [...]

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 [...]

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 [...]

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 [...]

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 [...]

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 [...]

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 [...]

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 [...]

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 [...]

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 [...]

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 [...]

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 [...]

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 [...]

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 [...]