The entrance footpath to Overport Park in Frankston City Council has been designed and installed with recycled plastic Enduroplank™ decking and profiles as kick rails. This floating path allows residents and visitors in the area a safe, durable entryway around the tree roots just outside the park. Enduroplank™ is a sturdy, long lasting and virtually [...]
The Yarra River Bike Trail in Richmond, Victoria (under Swan Street), has had a recycled plastic upgrade! A truck with a trailer drove across old Enduroplank™ decking, previously without 'fins' on the boards, and it had snapped in places that were heavily impacted by the weight. An easy, fuss free solution was replacing the older [...]
8 Years On Enduroplank™ Decking Footpath and Furniture in City of Stonnington Shows Quality and Longevity
City of Stonnington have installed a bridge with Enduroplank™ decking along Grange Road's footpath is Toorak, VIC, for bikers and walkers in the area. Also included by the bridge is a Premier Setting and Premier Benches, all part of the Yarra River Biodiversity Project back in 2012. Nearly 8 years later and this recycled plastic [...]
Blayney Shire Council, NSW recently installed a series of Maritime Bollards with chain on the main highway into town from the direction of Cowra. This was Stage 2 of the project that sees these recycled plastic bollards complementing the ones previously installed on Blaney’s main street. The distinctive Maritime Bollards stand proudly along the highway [...]
An Enduroplank footpath was recently purchased by the Moreland City Council and installed by one of the Replas Diamond Club Members. One of the dilemmas that the council faced was that the beautiful tree nearby, had roots protruding from the surface of the ground. Fortunately a composite structure was able to be put in place [...]
The Twelve Apostles car park, in Victoria, is now the site of some very innovative and sustainable bridge construction. Six timber footbridges have been transformed with the installation of recycled-plastic Enduroplank™ decking. The new bridges, which also feature a composite fibre sub-structure, are a perfect solution in this harsh coastal environment where timber rots quickly [...]
It will soon be easier than ever to get around the laid back city of Mackay, with the addition of the new Bluewater Trail. The 21-kilometre shared pedestrian-cycle trail encircles the city and will link several tourist attractions, including the Mackay Regional Botanic Gardens, Bluewater Lagoon, Bluewater Quay and the Mackay Regional Botanic Gardens. The [...]
South Australia’s City of Unley is very proud of its beautiful tree lined streets, but the same tress that breathe life into the city are also responsible for breaking up the footpaths, causing safety issues. The council continually had to repair the footpath, due to tree roots bursting through the bitumen. Because of the significance [...]
Situated among the lush, tropical gardens of the Rockhampton Botanic Gardens is the Rockhampton Zoo, home to over 50 species of Australian native and exotic animals. One main feature of the zoo is the Free Flight Aviary, home to many colourful birds including dazzling King parrots, Major Mitchell and black cockatoos. The aviary has a [...]
The students at Hackham South Primary School, near Port Noarlunga in South Australia, are delighted with their new School Fit Exersite®. This Exersite® is designed to be used in a class setting by PE teachers, or by others following the easy-to-read instructions on the recycled-plastic signs. This project also included the installation of a sturdy [...]
Beachridge Estate at Jurien Bay, Western Australia, is situated 200 kilometres north of Perth on the Turquoise Coast. The area is characterised by majestic beaches and marine ecology, which is why the developers have used unique landscaping techniques to create a coastal living environment. Replas Enduroplanks™ were selected for the elegant curved boardwalk and footbridge [...]
More than eight pedestrian beach access ramps have been installed at Lennox Head, in New South Wales. Designed to protect the precious sand dunes, recycled-plastic slats are used as floating bearers, whilst sturdy Enduroplanks™ are screwed into place. The grooved finish of the Enduroplank™ ensures a non-slip surface that does not heat up in the [...]
Brisbane City Council has been faced with a problem in the Mount Coot-tha Botanical Gardens for some time. The original bitumen pathway had been damaged by the park’s extensive tree root systems, requiring constant maintenance. The solution was to use Replas Enduroplank™ decking, as it is flexible and allows for movement. The end result looks [...]
Recycled bollards with lights inserted are perfect for this roadside pathway in Perth. The plastic doesn’t require painting, and the internal wiring is kept safe by the plastic surrounds.
Melbourne's Bayside City Council are about to install a large number of Trackmarker signs. These will form part of their pathway system and will blend into the environment beautifully.