Recycled Plastic Plank Signs Are Scattered Across Cairns Regional Council

Cairns Regional Council have started replacing all of their Park Signage throughout the area with Replas Plank Signs over the last couple of years. The termite resistant recycled plastic products make it the perfect fit for Northern Queensland. Replas signs are extremely hard wearing with a high resistance to graffiti, offering an economic and ethical alternative [...]

By |2018-12-17T22:39:00+00:00December 17th, 2018|Blogs|Comments Off on Recycled Plastic Plank Signs Are Scattered Across Cairns Regional Council

Tropical Northern QLD Completes Cardwell Spa Pool With Replas Settings

"Cardwell Spa Pool is a naturally-fed, seasonal creek that shot to stardom on social media in 2016. Ever since, people have been adding it to their holiday itinerary but there are a few things you might not know about this idyllic swimming spot." One of the rangers in Northern Queensland, Cindy, installed Replas furniture at [...]

By |2018-08-31T02:29:18+00:00August 22nd, 2018|Blogs|Comments Off on Tropical Northern QLD Completes Cardwell Spa Pool With Replas Settings

Annual Queensland Rangers Association Muster 2018 with Replas

Replas has been a proud sponsor of the Queensland Rangers Association (QRA) for the past 12 years and would like to send out a 'thank you' to the QRA for having Replas at their annual Muster the 7th - 9th of August. This year marks the 30 year anniversary of the Wet Tropics being World [...]

By |2018-08-22T02:41:47+00:00August 22nd, 2018|Blogs|Comments Off on Annual Queensland Rangers Association Muster 2018 with Replas

Cairns Regional Council Bring A Circular Economy To Coastwatcher Park

"Palm Cove, a unique, quiet and relaxing village by the sea where centuries old “paperbark” Melaleuca trees line the casual esplanade. Palm Cove is a tropical paradise which provides for all of your needs and ensures your holiday will be one to remember in an atmosphere of relaxed sophistication." Located in Palm Cove Qld, Coastwatcher [...]

By |2018-08-21T02:23:47+00:00August 21st, 2018|Blogs|Comments Off on Cairns Regional Council Bring A Circular Economy To Coastwatcher Park

Plank Sign Stands Tall at Cairns Works Depot in Queensland

Cairns Regional Council have recently installed a recycled plastic Plank Sign at the Cairns Works Depot. Using recycled plastic products in the Queensland environment means no termites will be eating away at this plank sign. The humid weather along with the harsh sun will not crack, rot, or split the sign. The text of 'Cairns [...]

By |2018-05-23T01:23:23+00:00May 23rd, 2018|Blogs|Comments Off on Plank Sign Stands Tall at Cairns Works Depot in Queensland

A Trex® Transformation

As the weather becomes warmer, the students at Cairns State High School have a newly installed Trex® deck to enjoy!  Previously having a paved surface—the administration wanted a new product that would not only look good in this specific surrounding, but would also give them the durability and long lasting quality they've been looking for. [...]

By |2017-10-03T00:04:09+00:00October 3rd, 2017|Blogs|Comments Off on A Trex® Transformation

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 [...]

By |2017-09-20T05:39:38+00:00September 20th, 2017|Blogs|Comments Off on Lizard Island Off The Great Barrier Reef Includes Enduroplank™ in Amazing View

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 [...]

By |2017-09-18T01:38:31+00:00September 11th, 2017|Blogs|Comments Off on New Smithfield Estate Installs Replas Swale Bridge with Enduroplank™

Sporting pursuits for all seasons

The $8 million Walker Rd Sporting and Recreation Precinct is a large development in Edmonton, Qld. that provides a hub for formal sport in the southern corridor of Cairns. The facilities will eventually cater for a total of nine competitive field sports, from cricket to vigoro, athletics to oztag. There is also a considerable recreational [...]

By |2017-04-18T06:55:00+00:00April 18th, 2017|Blogs|Comments Off on Sporting pursuits for all seasons

Double the sustainability message at Fuller Park

Fuller Park, Edmonton, Qld. is a Cairns district recreational facility with BMX track, children’s playground, sports fields and picnic areas, where Cairns Regional Council recently installed some new-look signs. For durability in the tropical climate they chose to use recycled plastic signage products. To accommodate the information they wished to convey, they selected the plank-sign [...]

By |2017-04-05T05:02:18+00:00April 5th, 2017|Blogs|Comments Off on Double the sustainability message at Fuller Park

Stepping out on a walk in the rainforest

In Goldsborough Valley along the Wajil walk, Queensland Government’s Department of National Parks has used recycled plastic profiles to form staircases on the track’s steeper parts. The grey 200 mm x 40 mm Replas planks provide a highly effective solution at the site in Wooroonooran National Park. Using products made of recycled plastic, Parks staff [...]

By |2017-03-20T04:59:41+00:00March 20th, 2017|Blogs|Comments Off on Stepping out on a walk in the rainforest

Street furniture for the tropics

At Palm Cove, QLD  over 500 of our (145 mm) square recycled plastic bollards line the main street. The 145 mm square black Replas bollards are a feature of busy Williams Esplanade, which runs alongside the coast at this popular Cairns suburb and holiday destination.  Recycled plastic seats are also used at strategic locations along [...]

By |2017-03-14T23:23:20+00:00March 14th, 2017|Blogs|Comments Off on Street furniture for the tropics

Plastic put in its place on Great Barrier Reef

The tropical island paradise of Green Island offshore from Cairns, QLD, is home to over 120 native plant species and a colourful collection of bird life. The surrounding coral gardens host a rich diversity of marine life in all its abundance. Green island National Park is the only coral cay on the Great Barrier Reef [...]

By |2017-03-08T04:15:56+00:00March 8th, 2017|Blogs|Comments Off on Plastic put in its place on Great Barrier Reef

From Canefields to Community in Cairns

Mt Peter Estate is a $1 billion residential estate just south of Cairns, QLD. The canefields of Edmonton are being transformed in stages into a lively community, with a large proportion of the new dwellings aimed at homeowners entering the market for the first time. The houses have been built by Kenfrost Homes, and the [...]

By |2017-03-06T04:00:10+00:00March 6th, 2017|Blogs|Comments Off on From Canefields to Community in Cairns

Green choice for Green Island

Green Island is a popular national park which offers visitors the opportunity to experience a small tropical island on the Great Barrier Reef close to Cairns. A timber boardwalk in the tropical forest of the island had deteriorated, creating ongoing maintenance problems and presenting a potential safety risks to visitors. Alan Clackson from the Department [...]

By |2017-09-08T01:57:34+00:00July 16th, 2011|Blogs|Comments Off on Green choice for Green Island

Modern solution to an old problem

The Kuranda Railway Station in Nth Qld opened in 1910 to aid transportation between the town and Cairns. These days the only cargo carried is the many tourists that flock to the area each year. When Qld Rail needed to refurbish the pedestrian bridge at this heritage station they wanted to use a product that [...]

By |2015-08-11T06:04:21+00:00February 16th, 2011|Blogs|Comments Off on Modern solution to an old problem