Berri Barmera Council Continues To Support Recycled Plastic Products from Replas

Replas attended the 2019 LGA, Local Government Association of South Australia, Conference between the 14th-16th of August. At the conference, Replas had the opportunity to network with regional councils, contacts and recycled plastic product advocate. Just a few of those recycled plastic product advocates were Margaret Evans and Rhonda Centofanti from Berri Barmera Council. Margaret [...]

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 [...]

Urban Upcycle Competition Lands San Remo Primary School a Replas Buddy Bench

The Buddy Bench Seat Design Competition by Nicole Urbanski at Urban Upcycle has commenced with a donated recycled plastic Buddy Bench to San Remo Primary School. The competition was run amongst schools who booked an incursion from Urban Upcycle, with the best/most appropriate design awarded with a Buddy Bench and their design scribed into the [...]

Recycled Plastic Products Become The Solution for Whyalla City Council in SA

"Australian made recycled plastic products are of a high quality that give the best value for money in many instances. More often than not, they are the most desired option for our outdoor furniture, bollard and wheel stop needs," said Project Manager: Landscape at Whyalla City Council in South Australia, Sam Bourne. Whyalla City Council [...]

Poppy The Possum Beachcomber Seat Makes Debut In Cumberland Council NSW

"Replas was referred to us by a member of our Resource Recovery team. They had seen the War on Waste documentary and knew we were looking at an outdoor furniture company to create some specialty seats," said Christina Halligan, Children's Programs Coordinator at Cumberland Council in New South Wales. "We had wanted seats that were [...]

TerraCycle Competition Winners Install Replas Garden Products and Seating To Their Schools

"We had previously worked with Replas and had a great experience," explains Sarah Mouatt, Operations Manager at TerraCycle. "They were very knowledgeable and easy to work with. This combined with their great quality products meant that they were our first choice when choosing a manufacturer for our new project," continued Sarah. TerraCycle is an environmental [...]

Podium Signage and Beachcomber Surround Gordon Jackson Lookout in SEQ

Several years ago, Moreton Bay Regional Council, in south east Queensland, installed recycled plastic podium signs and Beachcomber seats at the Gordon Jackson Lookout. The Replas products are still in as new condition all these years later, giving locals and visitors information on Gordon Jackson and a spot to rest on the North Pine Heritage [...]

Replace It With Replas! Nunyara Aboriginal Health Services Install Recycled Plastic Furniture

Nunyara Aboriginal Health Services had slated wood benches that were continually being repaired outside of their Health Services office in Whyalla, South Australia. Looking to replace their old, tired timber benches, the team decided to choose Replas, "because of the fact that it is a recycled product and it's sturdy and attractive," explained Jane Baulderstone, [...]

North Shore Eco Warriors Install Custom Recycled Plastic Beachcomber

"We were over the moon when told our project could not only meet our budget, but that it ticked all the environmental boxes we had hoped for," explains Jacque Dalrymple, a member of the North Shore Eco Warriors in New South Wales. In December 2017, the Eco Warriors were successful in obtaining a $5,000 Community [...]

Replas Products Surround Trangie Central School Courtyard And More

Re-fit exercise equipment, Beachcomber Seats, and Garden Panels – Trangie Central School knows how to Close the Loop using recycled plastic products! "We chose Replas for the seating outside the front of our school for a number of reasons. The position is in a very unprotected spot in the playground and we thought that the [...]

SA School Has Saved Almost 1 Million Pieces of Plastic Packaging from Landfill!

Over the years, Elizabeth Vale Primary School in South Australia have installed more than 8 different products from Replas, totalling to over 70 recycled plastic products! Elizabeth Vale PS is the first school in SA to replace all of their outdoor furniture with products made from recycled plastic. This school has truly 'walked the walk' [...]

Ready, seat, go

Walk the Yorke, is a concept developed by the District Council of Yorke Peninsula in South Australia to create a walking experience around 500 kilometres of spectacular cliff, beach, dune and coastal landscape. Not only can walkers appreciate the amazing views, but they will also enjoy a welcome rest on the 20 Beachcomber Seats ordered [...]

Did you know?

The Replas Community Seat Competition is back at Agfest 2015 This year’s Beachcomber Seat features a design of the Thylacine, or Tasmanian Tiger, and visitors to the event have the opportunity to win it on behalf of the school or community group of their choice. Visit us for your chance to win Where:           Stand M30 [...]

Pool Side

When Upper Hutt City Council in New Zealand upgraded the furniture at Harcourt Park, several recycled plastic Beachcomber seats were installed around the paddling pool. Council staff chose Beachcomber Seats because they were impressed with the longevity of the product. The bright blue outdoor furniture, installed by Dews Construction Ltd, fits in perfectly with the [...]

Show time

The Royal Melbourne Show is a staple of the city’s annual calendar. Prior to the show’s official opening, several lucky local schools get to have a sneak peek at the Education Hub. This busy area comprises of 6 activity stations each focusing on a different part of the environment. There were innovative ideas for growing [...]

All bound for Albany

The Replas WA trailer recently visited the City of Albany. The Shire have recently installed a Post and Rail fence and also some bollards all made from recycled plastic. They are reportedly rapt with both installations and are planning on designing their very own Beachcomber Seat as well as installing picnic settings throughout the shire.

The last adventure

This picturesque view at Kalbarri was one that Robert Curic of Reefwalker Adventure Tours viewed every morning. He would scan the Indian Ocean so that he could take his customers whale watching to the best spots. Now there is a lasting reminder of Robert at this scenic spot and a plaque in the recycled-plastic Beachcomber [...]

Pawlease take a seat

Brisbane City Council, in Queensland, has taken the dog theme at a park in Carindale to a whole new level. The park, which was the first of its kind in Brisbane has been established for just over two years and features not only platforms for the dogs made from Replas profiles, but also a gorgeous [...]

A view to the past

The rugged Western Australian coastline between Kalbarri and Shark Bay is the site of the shipwrecked Zuytdorp—an 18th century Dutch spice trading ship. A cliff-top lookout area provides stunning views of this coastline and features a range of Replas products including Beachcomber seats and Maritime bollards as well as Podium signs that detail the tragic [...]

A community seat

A Tasmanian Lions Club member noticed disabled residents at Hobblers Bridge complex were forced to sit on a bluestone wall while waiting for taxis and busses. Concerned that this cold, damp seating solution was not good for residents’ health, Riverside Lions Club donated a Beachcomber seat to St Michaels Association. The seat features the Lions [...]

Platypus for us

Skipton, in the western district of Victoria, is known as ‘the home of the Platypus’. At Mt Emu Creek, four seats from a viewing area were swept away during the devastating floods of January 2011.The Corangamite Shire, with the support of the Victorian Government, replaced the seating with Platypus themed Beachcomber seats from Replas. Steve [...]

Among the Gumtrees

After a visit to the Melbourne Zoo, Principal David Baker of Longwood Primary School was convinced that the Replas Beachcomber seat was just what his school needed. ‘After seeing some of your seats with animal designs on them, we felt a gum leaf design incorporating the school name would look great at our school.’ According to [...]