Botanic Gardens Viewing Platform Installed With Recycled Plastic Products

The infrastructure team for the Royal Botanic Gardens in Cranbourne VIC have recently installed a viewing platform in their Perched Swamp with recycled plastic Enduroplank™ and bollards from Replas. The Royal Botanic Gardens explains the Perched Swamp as an intriguing pocket of the Cranbourne Gardens bush-land as it holds the secrets of the past 10,000 [...]

By |2019-03-06T10:12:20+11:00March 6th, 2019|Blogs|Comments Off on Botanic Gardens Viewing Platform Installed With Recycled Plastic Products

Lake Samsonvale In SEQ Install Recycled Plastic Post and Rail Fencing

"Initial contact to get a quote was such an easy process, really accommodating with the changes and additions," explains Adam Mongan, Project Manager of the new canoe launching facility on Lake Samsonvale at Forgan Cove, Cashmere Queensland for SEQ Water. Over 200 metres of recycled plastic post and rail fencing from Replas has been used [...]

By |2019-02-05T04:57:17+11:00December 18th, 2018|Blogs|Comments Off on Lake Samsonvale In SEQ Install Recycled Plastic Post and Rail Fencing

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+11:00August 21st, 2018|Blogs|Comments Off on Cairns Regional Council Bring A Circular Economy To Coastwatcher Park

Replas Pro Installs Post and Rail Fencing at South Maroubra Beach, NSW

"The durability of Replas recycled plastic bollards made them an ideal choice for the fence at South Maroubra Beach car park," said Ron Gordon, Director at Enterprise Landscapes and Civil, and new Replas Pro in Northern New South Wales. "The bollard's modern design and decorative steel cap complimented the galvanised steel rail of the fence, [...]

By |2018-07-09T04:23:30+11:00July 9th, 2018|Blogs|Comments Off on Replas Pro Installs Post and Rail Fencing at South Maroubra Beach, NSW

Home Owner Installs Picket Fencing in Langwarrin, Victoria

A home in Langwarrin, Victoria had an old wooden picket fence installed in the front yard. After only a few years of being installed, termites had taken over the wood and the fence required re painting every year. Ronda Brookes, a now happy picket fence owner, had Replas solid white pickets installed in place of [...]

By |2018-06-19T00:23:32+11:00June 19th, 2018|Blogs|Comments Off on Home Owner Installs Picket Fencing in Langwarrin, Victoria

Post and Rail Fencing at Beautiful Crescent Head Coastline

A product that will not split, rot, or crack from the sea water environment - Post and Rail fencing has been installed along the coastline at Crescent Head in NSW. Along both Korogora Street and Noongah Terrace, recycled plastic Post and Rail fencing has been used in-between the nature strip. The drop-in distance between the split [...]

By |2018-05-30T05:04:36+11:00May 30th, 2018|Blogs|Comments Off on Post and Rail Fencing at Beautiful Crescent Head Coastline

Bollards Installed in City of Greater Bendigo For Resident Safety

The Parks Contractor team in Bendigo needed an installation of bollards for many safety reasons around the area. The parks team, led by Colin Rosa, used 125 mm black bollards made from recycled plastic from Replas. With support from the council on recycled plastic bollards, they have many uses for them as the design lends [...]

By |2018-02-26T00:45:56+11:00February 26th, 2018|Blogs|Comments Off on Bollards Installed in City of Greater Bendigo For Resident Safety

Bankstown Council Installs Replas Fence Barricade at Deep Water Park

Deep Water Park is part of Bankstown Council, located in the South Western part of Sydney CBD. Bankstown Council has installed a fence barricade made from Replas bollards, along both sides of the road to prevent cars from entering the grass area. The fence lines comprises of 100mm x 100mm bollard - with a 50mm [...]

By |2017-11-27T00:34:45+11:00November 27th, 2017|Blogs|Comments Off on Bankstown Council Installs Replas Fence Barricade at Deep Water Park

Fencing Fit For A Mayor At Banksia Centre In Latrobe Council – Tasmania

The local indoor sport, arts, and meeting venue, Banksia Centre in Tasmania, required new fencing surrounding the carpark. Replas bollard fencing went over very well with Mayor Peter Freshney who explains, “the bollards were sourced from Replas for several reasons; they are cost effective, easy to install, visually suitable, and are environmentally sound being made [...]

By |2017-11-02T22:43:33+11:00November 2nd, 2017|Blogs|Comments Off on Fencing Fit For A Mayor At Banksia Centre In Latrobe Council – Tasmania

Fence Barricade Installed at Deep Water Park in SW Sydney

Deep Water Park is part of Bankstown Council, located in the South Western part of the Sydney CBD. This park is located on the beautiful Georges River in Milperra. This is a great spot for a walk, picnic, or any outdoor activity for visitors and locals. Many have BBQs and take their boats out on [...]

By |2017-10-18T03:47:01+11:00October 18th, 2017|Blogs|Comments Off on Fence Barricade Installed at Deep Water Park in SW Sydney

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+11:00May 15th, 2017|Blogs|Comments Off on Enjoy the Recreational Benefits of SE Queensland’s water grid

A very safe punt at the oval

At Port Noarlunga, South Australia, the local football club has a new fence around their football field, installed using Replas Brolga bollards and galvanised rail. Considering options, the club decided that the recycled plastic bollard's angled top was perfect as an oval barrier. The Brolga's shape removes the danger a pointed edge presents to players [...]

By |2016-12-16T02:54:13+11:00December 16th, 2016|Blogs|Comments Off on A very safe punt at the oval

Brolga bollards strut their stuff at Skye Reserve

For some new bollards down at Skye Recreation Reserve, the recycled plastic Brolga was the preferred option. The reserve, owned and operated by Victoria’s Frankston City Council, is a popular facility for football, cricket and a range of other sports. To keep the sporting facility in top condition and to minimise maintenance, the council looks [...]

By |2016-12-16T02:23:46+11:00December 16th, 2016|Blogs|Comments Off on Brolga bollards strut their stuff at Skye Reserve

Fencing for a new age

At Merino Reserve in Camden, NSW, a new post and rail fence has been installed. What’s particularly interesting is the combined  pine and recycled plastic construction. Replas 125 mm x 125 mm bollards are used as posts, together with 81 mm x 56 mm rails made of untreated pine that is totally encased in recycled [...]

By |2016-10-20T02:20:12+11:00June 3rd, 2016|Blogs|Comments Off on Fencing for a new age

Recycled Plastic + Galvanised Pipe = Post + Rail

When it comes to post and rail systems there is no better product around than what Replas has to offer. From large-scale sporting ovals to residential situations, the Replas Post and Rail system provides a unique and adaptable solution. And not only does it look great, but it can be expected to last just about [...]

By |2016-10-20T02:20:14+11:00March 24th, 2016|Blogs|Comments Off on Recycled Plastic + Galvanised Pipe = Post + Rail

Waverley Picket Fence Stage 1 Complete

Waverley Municipal Council’s  high-profile Waverley Cemetery at Bronte, in the eastern suburbs of Sydney, has an equally high-profile addition. The recently-installed fence made using recycled plastic pickets has replaced a very old and rotted timber picket fence, and it really draws the eye. In choosing Replas pickets the council decided to install a fence that [...]

By |2016-07-23T10:25:46+11:00December 16th, 2015|Blogs|Comments Off on Waverley Picket Fence Stage 1 Complete

Traditional Fencing for Modern Times

When the Central Hawkes Bay District Council, New Zealand went looking for maintenance-free fencing at the entrance to the local cemetery, they found the ideal solution in our recycled plastic pickets.  The locals liked the old picket fence that was in keeping with the historic site, and were delighted when they found the original look [...]

By |2016-07-23T10:20:05+11:00December 10th, 2015|Blogs|Comments Off on Traditional Fencing for Modern Times

Replas to the Rescue

Adelaide Oval were redeveloping their members stand and needed to source 2000 custom made pickets, to match the size of their existing pickets. Not only were Replas able to tailor make the pickets to suit but the pickets were made from recycled polypropylene, instead of a blend which makes the plastic more resilient and also much easier [...]

By |2016-07-23T12:55:15+11:00November 4th, 2015|Blogs|Comments Off on Replas to the Rescue

What a view!

Recycled-plastic is the new trend for Parkes Shire Council in Sydney’s south-west. Surrounding this beautiful central lake at Cheney Park is an abundance of recycled-plastic! What view is complete without a great place to view it from? There are plenty of benches and picnic settings for visitors to sit on, with a range of colour options [...]

By |2016-07-26T09:52:59+11:00March 16th, 2015|Blogs|Comments Off on What a view!

Test Cricket

Replas pickets were put through their paces at Wade Park in Orange NSW when council tested them against other options for a new picket fence. Throwing cricket balls against the samples soon dismissed two candidates. A metal picket suffered denting and paint chips while a PVC model smashed on impact. In contrast the plastic picket [...]

By |2016-07-26T10:24:05+11:00February 10th, 2015|Blogs|Comments Off on Test Cricket

Turning an environmental corner

Banana Shire Council recently completed an amazingly unique maze located at Melton Park in Biloela. The project was completed by the council in conjunction with an investment from QCG, both of which are committed to the parks improvement strategy. The partnership has helped Banana Shire Council reach its goal and improve the facilities for the [...]

By |2016-07-26T10:43:12+11:00December 10th, 2014|Blogs|Comments Off on Turning an environmental corner

Botanical gardens bound by bollards

250,000 bags were saved from landfill at the Mt Annan Botanical gardens. The 125mm x 125mm Replas bollards surround one of the lakes at the home of many exotic plants. These particular bollards are perfect when rigid barriers are required to define boundaries, deterring vehicles and pedestrians. The recycled-plastic bollards ensure the safety of visitors [...]

By |2016-07-26T12:46:06+11:00September 21st, 2014|Blogs|Comments Off on Botanical gardens bound by bollards

Higher level thinking

The University of Canberra is leading the way when it comes to making sustainable choices to reduce its environmental footprint. Post and rail fencing, made from plastic waste collected throughout the community, has provided a unique barrier solution for a new car park on campus, located between building 22 and 23, and the University's new [...]

By |2016-07-26T12:46:55+11:00September 13th, 2014|Blogs|Comments Off on Higher level thinking

More for your dollar

Greater Bendigo City Council is expanding their budget by upgrading their bollards with Replas. The council has been consistently replacing treated pine boundaries with maximum maintenance, opting instead for 125 mm recycled-plastic square bollards with a galvanised steel rail. This economically and environmentally friendly solution benefits the council immensely, freeing up money previously used on [...]

By |2016-07-26T12:50:25+11:00August 28th, 2014|Blogs|Comments Off on More for your dollar

The perfect picnic spot

The Australian Botanic Garden, Mount Annan, is a beautiful setting full of exotic plants, stunning lakes and outdoor sculptures. A day at the gardens ensures tranquility, a popular spot for a family picnic in Sydney. Recycled-plastic bollards are featured around the entrance to prevent vehicles from entering restricted areas, protecting the wonderful nature that lies [...]

By |2016-07-26T13:00:07+11:00August 28th, 2014|Blogs|Comments Off on The perfect picnic spot

Fence me in

An upgrade to a degraded ditch drain in the City of Albany, WA, has included an elegant Post and Rail fence from Replas, reshaping the area into a 'Living Stream' constructed wetland. The recycled plastic fence was chosen by the council because of the lifespan benefits it offers and it has been positively received by [...]

By |2015-05-28T07:00:29+11:00August 28th, 2014|Blogs|Comments Off on Fence me in

Road trip itinerary sorted

The stunning Abrolhos Islands lie a mere 60 kilometres west of Geraldton on the Western Australian Coast. The coral reefs and islands form a stunning backdrop and idealistic holiday destination. Considering a holiday to the unique marine area? Whilst driving up the coast, the sensational view at Separation Point is not to be missed! A [...]

By |2016-07-26T13:00:13+11:00August 25th, 2014|Blogs|Comments Off on Road trip itinerary sorted

Not your traditional white picket fence

Looking for fencing that truly catches the eye? Replas recycled-plastic bollards are available with shining stainless steel caps, chain linkages and custom collar routing which can create an out-of-the-box feature. Why choose a run-of-the-mill, american dream traditional fence? Choose an incredibly modern and long-lasting option to frame the boundary of your chosen outdoor area. Randwick [...]

By |2015-05-25T04:56:44+11:00August 25th, 2014|Blogs|Comments Off on Not your traditional white picket fence

The grass is greener with our fencing

The recent installation of a Replas' Post and Rail Fence has been happily received at Kensington Park in the Kensington Gardens, South Australia. The fencing has provided an excellent alternative to traditional timber, which refuses to split or crack, despite the outdoor conditions it may be subject to. Post and Rail fencing has an outstanding [...]

By |2016-07-29T09:49:18+11:00June 26th, 2014|Blogs|Comments Off on The grass is greener with our fencing

Swan Hill diverts over 3.5 million plastic bags from landfill

Swan Hill Rural Council has recently revamped its picturesque and historic Lake Boga. As part of the works, the council have chosen durable 145 millimetre square bollards to protect the landscape and walking paths from vehicular access. After seeing what was artistically possible with Replas’ “Beachcomber” seats, the council couldn’t pass up the opportunity to [...]

By |2016-07-29T09:48:14+11:00June 20th, 2014|Blogs|Comments Off on Swan Hill diverts over 3.5 million plastic bags from landfill

Winning choice

Victorian fencing contractor Walker Metal Craft recently required a durable bollard to use as a post for a cable fence line. The grey 125 millimetre square bollard was the winning choice, through which a 16 millimetre steel cable was fed. Walker Metal Craft didn’t have to waste time and money drilling holes into the bollards [...]

By |2015-06-15T02:43:11+11:00June 20th, 2014|Blogs|Comments Off on Winning choice

The post is in for Perth

The City of South Perth in WA has decided to trial recycled-plastic post and rail fencing in a suburban walkway. If successful they will replicate the fencing in other walkways throughout the area. Len Dalton, Works and Services Coordinator at the council said they chose Replas because we offer an, ‘excellent product and good service’.

By |2015-06-16T07:01:39+11:00June 6th, 2014|Blogs|Comments Off on The post is in for Perth

Swan Hill dives into the ‘Pull Through effect’

Swan Hill Rural Council, in Victoria, recognises that to fully support recycling they needed to commit to purchasing the products made from plastic waste collected in their area. Several recycled-plastic seats now take pride of place at the picturesque and historic Lake Boga, each bearing a variety of artwork depicting the many activities that can [...]

By |2016-07-29T10:18:39+11:00May 28th, 2014|Blogs|Comments Off on Swan Hill dives into the ‘Pull Through effect’

Tweed Coast boasts bollards

The Tweed Coast and Miramar Resort, just south of the Queensland-New South Wales border are famous for their stunning beach, surf break and Sunday market. Now, with the installation of these 125 millimetre Replas bollards, near , the holiday hotspot has maintained its reputation whilst being environmentally conscious. The long-lasting and low-maintenance bollards have a [...]

By |2016-07-29T10:53:45+11:00May 3rd, 2014|Blogs|Comments Off on Tweed Coast boasts bollards

Dedicated to perfection

The dedicated team of Replas fabricators modified our black 145 mm bollards to provide a striking result for Randwick City Council in NSW. The wanted attractive bollards that would fit with the local council theme to create a post and rail system along a car park at Maroubra Beach. The result is stunning, functional and [...]

By |2015-07-20T04:17:55+11:00November 22nd, 2013|Blogs|Comments Off on Dedicated to perfection

All Nations Park – 10 years on

Around 10 years ago, the City of Darebin rejuvenated the All Nations Park in Northcote, Victoria. Within this park, you will find many Replas recycled-plastic products, all still as sturdy and strong as the day they were installed. Swale bridges, bollard fences, Track Marker signs and a multitude of furniture can all be found within [...]

By |2015-07-20T07:01:12+11:00November 12th, 2013|Blogs|Comments Off on All Nations Park – 10 years on

Randwick gets beach ready with Replas

South Maroubra beach, in NSW, is a popular surfing spot. Randwick Council recently installed 145 mm bollards from Replas along the beach access near the Surf Club to help protect the vegetation surrounding the pathways. Recycled plastic is perfect in this coastal area as it is resistant to salt water and requires minimal maintenance. According [...]

By |2016-07-31T09:05:57+11:00August 20th, 2013|Blogs|Comments Off on Randwick gets beach ready with Replas

At the Lake

Replas recycled-plastic 125 mm bollards have been used to create an elegant post and rail system at The Lake Alford Recreation Area in Gympie, Queensland. The bollards are an excellent alternative to timber as they will outlast it by many years.

By |2016-07-31T09:15:08+11:00August 8th, 2013|Blogs|Comments Off on At the Lake

The green green grass of Dungog

Replas 125 mm bollards were installed at Dungog, NSW, in 2007. Not only did that mean that waste plastic was saved from landfill, but it has also meant the council made a wise investment in a long-lasting product. The colour has not faded and today they still look as green as the grass that grows [...]

By |2015-08-03T06:50:08+11:00July 17th, 2013|Blogs|Comments Off on The green green grass of Dungog

Playsafe at Coogee Oval

Diamond Club Member, Playsafe Fencing, recently replaced an existing timber fence at Coogee Oval, with a new recycled-plastic fence from Replas. Randwick Council trialled a 14 metre fence at the oval 18 months ago and after obtaining funding decided to replace 2961 metres of old timber fencing with the low-maintenance picket fencing. Playsafe Fencing said, [...]

By |2016-10-20T02:20:23+11:00July 16th, 2013|Blogs|Comments Off on Playsafe at Coogee Oval

Gold Coast Park mixes it up with Replas

A combination of green, grey, and blue Replas profiles were used to create complementary settings, seats and fencing at Pioneer Park, Labrador, in Queensland. The colour combination adds a vibrant touch to this Gold Coast park and will offer a low-maintenance and long-lasting solution.

By |2015-08-05T23:32:06+11:00July 2nd, 2013|Blogs|Comments Off on Gold Coast Park mixes it up with Replas

Replas floods Helidon with bollards

Devastating floods wiped out a roadside rest stop at Helidon in Queensland. To prevent this happening again, Lockyer Valley Council decided to install Replas 100 mm bollards as a longer-lasting solution. The bollards are ideal in this situation as they are resistant to moisture, microorganisms and termites. The council is so pleased with the result [...]

By |2016-07-31T10:01:32+11:00June 24th, 2013|Blogs|Comments Off on Replas floods Helidon with bollards

They’re playing our song

Tamworth, in NSW, is certainly filled with music and when it comes to recycling they are really playing our tune. Metres of fencing around the town features Replas recycled-plastic bollards which are not only attractive, but they are also helping reduce the amount of plastic waste being sent to landfill.

By |2015-08-06T01:32:17+11:00June 18th, 2013|Blogs|Comments Off on They’re playing our song

Malcolm Creek Reserve, Craigieburn.

Replas Diamond Club member, Warrandale Industries, was engaged by Stockland to complete the Malcolm Creek Trail landscape in Victoria. The 40 hectare landscape with asphalt and concrete footpaths, playgrounds, toilets and shelters were all built around 120 existing River Red Gums which were protected due to their age and environmental significance. Warrandale used Replas bollards [...]

By |2016-07-31T10:32:24+11:00June 12th, 2013|Blogs|Comments Off on Malcolm Creek Reserve, Craigieburn.

We’re on the Trail again

Port Lincoln Council in South Australia needed to replace some treated pine post and wire fencing along a new walking and cycling trail on the main road leading into Port Lincoln. Replas bollards offer a long-lasting solution and coordinate beautifully with existing signage along the Parnkalla Trail. Nigel Melzner, Manager Community Infrastructure, City of Port [...]

By |2015-08-06T03:58:42+11:00June 7th, 2013|Blogs|Comments Off on We’re on the Trail again

Replas bollards hop to it

Bundaberg Council, in Queensland, developed a unique vehicle barrier fence at Woodgate Beach. The area is home to hundreds of kangaroos that during the day and night wander through the town and parks. Using 125 mm black bollards and white plastic wire, they have created a unique fence that prevents vehicle access into the parks [...]

By |2015-08-06T05:04:52+11:00May 13th, 2013|Blogs|Comments Off on Replas bollards hop to it

On the fence

The Department of Transport, Energy and Infrastructure (DPTI) in South Australia needed a long lasting, inexpensive fencing option for a bike path along the $291 m Seaford rail extension. They wanted an environmentally-friendly product as the brief was to be as sustainable as possible. The solution? A Post and Rail fence from Replas. Installed by [...]

By |2016-10-20T02:20:23+11:00April 16th, 2013|Blogs|Comments Off on On the fence

Spend once to last a lifetime!

Sorell Council in Tasmania believe strongly in the ‘spend once’ principal. Initial expense is far outweighed by the savings made over the life cycle of a product. This is probably why they are continued supporters of Replas products. A new recycled-plastic picket fence at the Sorell Cemetery not only looks great, but will provide a [...]

By |2015-08-06T23:04:18+11:00April 16th, 2013|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Spend once to last a lifetime!

Protect your boundary and the planet

Define your boundary with a creative and environmentally-friendly solution from Replas. Our range of bollards can be used in a variety of ways to custom design a fence that not only looks good, but is made from a material that would have otherwise have gone to landfill.

By |2015-08-07T05:38:35+11:00August 5th, 2012|Blogs|Comments Off on Protect your boundary and the planet