Charlton Skate Park Filled With Long Lasting Replas Furniture

Located in Buloke Shire Council, Charlton Skate Park is home to Replas Premier Setttings, Kimberley Seats, Bollards and more. Buying back recycled plastic products from Replas gives Buloke Shire Council residents the chance to see first hand where their soft plastic recycling goes. With long lasting, durable products made from recycled plastic, Charlton Skate Park [...]

By |2019-01-15T04:51:57+00:00January 15th, 2019|Blogs|Comments Off on Charlton Skate Park Filled With Long Lasting Replas Furniture

City of Greater Bendigo Install Eco Pod Seats at Heathcote Skate Park

Heathcote Skate Park in City of Greater Bendigo have installed recycled plastic Eco Pods from Replas. The grey and blue products are a great way to brighten up the skate park while supplying  sustainable seating for the skaters and visitors. The Eco Pod combines comfort with affordability in an innovative way. Ideal as an individual seat [...]

By |2018-12-13T04:33:39+00:00December 13th, 2018|Blogs|Comments Off on City of Greater Bendigo Install Eco Pod Seats at Heathcote Skate Park

Long Plain Hut Campground NSW Filled With Replas Premier Settings

Located in Kosciusko National Park, Long Plain Hut Campground is filled with recycled plastic Premier Settings from Replas. The area is open and grassy with evidence or early settlement throughout the area, with the hut built in 1916, there is also remnants of old sluice miners. It’s a great spot for the active camper, with [...]

By |2018-11-28T00:43:53+00:00November 28th, 2018|Blogs|Comments Off on Long Plain Hut Campground NSW Filled With Replas Premier Settings

Kowan Pine Forest Use Recycled Plastic Bollards For Reserve Boundary

A short 15 minute drive from the CBD, Molonglo Gorge Recreation Area is a quiet place to have a picnic, for the kids to play at the park, and a 6km walk along the Molonglo River. With over 15 million years of history, it was important for the Canberra Region to implement products that are [...]

By |2018-11-19T04:21:36+00:00November 19th, 2018|Blogs|Comments Off on Kowan Pine Forest Use Recycled Plastic Bollards For Reserve Boundary

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

Glenmore Park Using Recycled Plastic Bollards As Barrier For Park Oval

Situated in the western suburbs of Sydney and part of Penrith City Council, Glenmore Park have installed multiple 125 mm green bollards to separate the park oval from the road it is on. The robust 125 mm bollard comprises a recycled plastic profile with a pyramid-shaped top. Replas bollards are the ideal solution wherever rigid barriers [...]

By |2018-07-12T01:32:53+00:00July 12th, 2018|Blogs|Comments Off on Glenmore Park Using Recycled Plastic Bollards As Barrier For Park Oval

The Exersite™ Continues Popularity at East Point in City of Darwin

In the City of Darwin, "East Point Reserve is one of the largest reserves in the Darwin municipality boasting 200 hectares of green space and recreation spaces. We have been looking after the reserve since 1984 and aim to balance the ecological, cultural and historic values whilst providing recreational areas for everyone to enjoy." One [...]

By |2018-07-12T00:01:44+00:00July 12th, 2018|Blogs|Comments Off on The Exersite™ Continues Popularity at East Point in City of Darwin

Recreational Park in Sunshine Coast Installs Replas Brolga Bollards

Long time supporter of a Circular Economy, Sunshine Coast Regional Council understands the importance of purchasing recycled plastic products from Replas becoming the true recycler. A recent installation was at Canavan Gracie Recreational Park in the Pelican Waters. Approximately 140 Brolga bollards (some with reflector mods) were installed - a whopping 1,680 kg of plastic [...]

By |2018-06-19T02:34:39+00:00June 19th, 2018|Blogs|Comments Off on Recreational Park in Sunshine Coast Installs Replas Brolga Bollards

Dog Agility Installation at Shire of Yilgarn in Western Australia

“We like that it is a sustainable product made from recycled plastic. The material will not splinter which guarantees safe usage for dogs and their owners, making less liability issues for the Shire,” explains Jenny Gemund, Manager Community Services for Shire of Yilgarn. The new Dog Agility installation has received positive feedback from the community [...]

By |2018-05-01T05:34:12+00:00May 1st, 2018|Blogs|Comments Off on Dog Agility Installation at Shire of Yilgarn in Western Australia

Crawford Square Includes Recycled Plastic Bollards From Replas in NSW

Recycled plastic bollards have been installed around the whole perimeter of Crawford Square in Casino, New South Wales. These bollards now enable the park to be completely secured, eliminating the risk of vehicles entering – either damaging or vandalizing the skate park/BMX track. The minimal maintenance and durability goes hand in hand with the contemporary [...]

By |2018-05-01T05:30:18+00:00May 1st, 2018|Blogs|Comments Off on Crawford Square Includes Recycled Plastic Bollards From Replas in NSW

Albert Park’s Quality Products for The Community

"Albert Park enjoys riverside access and is located in Casino," explains Richmond Valley Council. This park features a rugby union clubhouse, elevated hills to sit and view the games, also extending to many other football fields. An area that is packed with sporting facilities and community members every week, Richmond Valley Council needed products that [...]

By |2018-03-14T23:52:31+00:00March 14th, 2018|Blogs|Comments Off on Albert Park’s Quality Products for The Community

Sustainability Update at Dobson Street Reserve, Ferntree Gully

Installed by Replas Pro Kalow Holdings, the Dobsons Street Reserve in Ferntree Gully has now included sustainability into their park area. With 125 mm black bollards with reflectors and removable sleeves and a continuous 7 m supported swale bridge, recycled plastic products are a great fit. Using Replas modifications like reflectors give extra safety to [...]

By |2018-02-08T23:08:22+00:00February 8th, 2018|Blogs|Comments Off on Sustainability Update at Dobson Street Reserve, Ferntree Gully

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+00:00November 27th, 2017|Blogs|Comments Off on Bankstown Council Installs Replas Fence Barricade at Deep Water Park

Victoria Point Cascades in Queensland Install Replas Brolga Bollards

A popular photographic destination in the Redlands, Victoria Point Cascades is an amazing place for any occasion - whether it's formal, or just an afternoon walk in the park. There is a small bridge across the stream, while the garden has plenty of grass areas for picnics and seating under the covers. To protect such [...]

By |2017-10-24T03:46:19+00:00October 24th, 2017|Blogs|Comments Off on Victoria Point Cascades in Queensland Install Replas Brolga Bollards

Trex®Appears at Bellbird Dell Park in Vermont South, Victoria

Named after the distinctive sound of the bellbird, the reserve consists of open space, shared trails, feature ponds, picnic facilities and playgrounds. All of this is within a natural bush-land setting, in Bellbird Dell Park in Vermont South, Victoria. And a new installation of Trex® decking was specified for the boardwalk material! Trex® has a [...]

By |2018-02-13T04:42:03+00:00September 26th, 2017|Blogs|Comments Off on Trex®Appears at Bellbird Dell Park in Vermont South, Victoria

Wyllie Park in Petrie QLD Upgrades to Replas Recycling Plastic Brown Bollards

Wyllie Park runs alongside the North Pine River in QLD with an effortlessly accessible park and outdoor area for locals and visitors. "The park has recently re-opened after closure to remove large Pinus elliottii (Slash Pines), to maintain park safety," explains the 'Feature' Community Magazine. With the removal of dangerous trees and the new planting [...]

By |2017-09-19T01:22:24+00:00September 19th, 2017|Blogs|Comments Off on Wyllie Park in Petrie QLD Upgrades to Replas Recycling Plastic Brown Bollards

Liverpool Welcomes Seats, Benches, Bollards, and More at Collimore Park

Collimore Park is more than just your average recreation park. Located in Liverpool, Sydney (south west) lies a large recreation park that includes netball courts, picnic areas, playground equipment and much more. This is a stand out park that has peak interest in both locals and visitors. The City of Liverpool installed unique products that [...]

By |2017-08-16T06:11:04+00:00August 16th, 2017|Blogs|Comments Off on Liverpool Welcomes Seats, Benches, Bollards, and More at Collimore Park

Bribie Beach Stress-Free Enduroplank

With an enchanting scenery and beautiful beaches, along with natural beauty of local flora and fauna, Bribie Island in Queensland, located just forty-five minutes north of Brisbane Airport, have chosen Enduroplank for several beach access pathways. Moreton Bay Regional Council have chosen this product for an easy installation and to ensure that the transition from [...]

By |2017-05-11T01:11:58+00:00May 11th, 2017|Blogs|Comments Off on Bribie Beach Stress-Free Enduroplank

New council inherits some old favourites

It’s been many years since the former Ashfield Council in inner Sydney, NSW purchased several Kakadu seats and picnic settings. They were installed in a neighbourhood park on the corner of Milton Street and Georges River Road, and have quietly gone about their business without a lick of maintenance in the ensuing years. These venerable [...]

By |2016-10-08T22:21:58+00:00July 7th, 2016|Blogs|Comments Off on New council inherits some old favourites

Brolga Bollards up in the Hinterland

The Mapleton Lilyponds, a gorgeous park tucked in behind shops on Obi Obi Road, Mapleton, is a nice place to visit when exploring Queensland’s Sunshine Coast Hinterland. The site’s popularity is such that the entrance road and carpark have recently been upgraded. The project included over 100 recycled plastic Brolga Bollards installed by Fencescape Fencing®. [...]

By |2016-07-22T12:57:18+00:00May 10th, 2016|Blogs|Comments Off on Brolga Bollards up in the Hinterland

Down on Mainstreet, Carterton, NZ

Replas bollards are ideal for use in parks, reserves and sports grounds, where their long-lasting and aesthetically-pleasing attributes make them fit nicely into the open space environment. And when the park adjoins the main commercial centre of town, these recycled plastic products work just as well. Such is the case in Carterton, small town New [...]

By |2016-07-22T13:49:35+00:00March 16th, 2016|Blogs|Comments Off on Down on Mainstreet, Carterton, NZ

The place in Sydney for dogs to have fun

When Auburn City Council, NSW decided to do something for local canine lovers, they installed a Replas Dog Agility Track at Deakin Park. Situated 18km west of the Sydney CBD, Deakin Park provides  a great suburban open space for exercising dogs, and has been designated an off-leash area accordingly. What better way to enhance the [...]

By |2016-07-22T14:02:33+00:00March 7th, 2016|Blogs|Comments Off on The place in Sydney for dogs to have fun

There’s nothing sheepish about Goulburn’s traffic control

Goulburn, NSW is two hours’ drive south of Sydney on the road to Canberra,  and famous for its Big Merino. The “Fine Wool Capital of the World” is also now home to a quantity of our recycled plastic 125 mm x 125 mm black bollards. The Goulburn Mulwaree Council has used them in Victoria Park  [...]

By |2016-07-22T14:04:31+00:00March 7th, 2016|Blogs|Comments Off on There’s nothing sheepish about Goulburn’s traffic control

Park Equipment Fit for a Man’s Best Friend

The City of Darebin recently installed a large array of Dog Agility equipment at the Bundoora Dog Park, to the great delight of local canines and their owners. The equipment is made using recycled plastic, which means not only will it last an extremely long time, but it looks fantastic too. The equipment has been [...]

By |2016-07-23T10:30:56+00:00December 17th, 2015|Blogs|Comments Off on Park Equipment Fit for a Man’s Best Friend

Recycled Plastic Fantastic at Adelaide Adventure Playground

Replas products feature strongly in the new adventure playground installed by Campbelltown City Council for the younger children in this area of north-eastern Adelaide. The park includes a maze made from plastic sheeting cut into battens and fixed to railings, an arbour walkway that uses the Enduroplank™ for the decking on a composite fibre superstructure, [...]

By |2016-07-23T10:26:39+00:00December 16th, 2015|Blogs|Comments Off on Recycled Plastic Fantastic at Adelaide Adventure Playground

Trackmarkers to Direct and Inform at Busy Recreational Reserve

The Glen Eira City Council recently installed some green Replas Trackmarkers in the Hodgson Reserve, Oakleigh.  The reserve is renowned in Melbourne as being a fantastic sports and recreational area, a great open space to train and play in that attracts families and individuals of all ages. Hodgson Reserve is heavily utilised as a dog [...]

By |2016-07-23T10:23:39+00:00December 15th, 2015|Blogs|Comments Off on Trackmarkers to Direct and Inform at Busy Recreational Reserve

Replas Coloured Profiles

Liverpool Council situated in the south west of Sydney have created a colourful seating arrangement using Replas Profiles. This creative use of recycled plastic has brought the park to life-the kids love it. A feature of the playground is the small bridge that connects the path to the play area, where Replas have utilised their [...]

By |2016-07-23T10:58:47+00:00December 7th, 2015|Blogs|Comments Off on Replas Coloured Profiles

Recycled Plastic Products give Boronia Park the Edge

Hunters Hill is Sydney’s smallest local government area, situated on a peninsular at the confluence of the Parramatta and Lane Cover Rivers. Living in Australia’s oldest garden suburb,  the people of this community take great pride in their parks and reserves. In keeping with a policy that ensures investment in quality improvements, Hunter’s Hill Council [...]

By |2016-07-23T12:54:29+00:00October 29th, 2015|Blogs|Comments Off on Recycled Plastic Products give Boronia Park the Edge

New and Refurbished Picnic Settings: the Versatility of Replas

Dubbo City Council recently upgraded their park furniture alongside the Macquarie River, which runs through the city.  As well as installing a brand new recycled plastic picnic setting, our 40mm x 90mm x 1800mm green profiles have been used to refurbish an existing setting, at a considerable saving. All good for Dubbo, a thriving regional [...]

By |2016-07-23T13:13:16+00:00October 1st, 2015|Uncategorized|Comments Off on New and Refurbished Picnic Settings: the Versatility of Replas

Time to sit and enjoy the view

If you find yourself at the Frankston Football Ground, home of the Frankston Dolphins, why not visit the beautiful park opposite to the ground? The park is home to several in-ground Kimberley seats so the whole family can enjoy a relaxing day in the sunshine together. The Kimberley Seat is particularly comfortable thanks to the [...]

By |2016-10-20T02:20:18+00:00September 30th, 2014|Blogs|Comments Off on Time to sit and enjoy the view

Teaching all dogs new tricks

Dog agility is one of the fastest growing dog sports and a terrific way to train and entertain your favourite furry friend. On the banks of the Lachlan River in Cowra, famous for the Japanese prison camp during World War 2, their lies a Replas dog agility track. Dog agility tracks produce well-trained, exercised dogs [...]

By |2016-07-26T12:50:31+00:00August 28th, 2014|Blogs|Comments Off on Teaching all dogs new tricks

A-MAZE-ING, get lost in the fun

Banana Shire Council has decided to design and build a children's maze with a difference in the town park at Biloela, Queensland Over 100 Replas' bollards have been used as main supports for the panels during the project. Since our bollards don't split, rot or have any chemical treatment this special, safe, wheelchair-friendly maze will [...]

By |2015-05-25T01:33:38+00:00August 24th, 2014|Blogs|Comments Off on A-MAZE-ING, get lost in the fun

Going green at Hemmant

Brisbane City Council has used Replas' Marion Bollards to protect the boundary of their new local park. The park, located at Hemmant in Brisbane, features 112 low maintenance recycled-plastic bollards which deter vehicle and pedestrian access. Replas' bollards are extremely versatile, available in a range of sizes and will not split, crack, rot or need [...]

By |2015-06-15T04:05:15+00:00June 16th, 2014|Blogs|Comments Off on Going green at Hemmant

Freedom lives on for canines at Pioneer Park

Pioneer park in Leichhardt is enjoyed by canine lovers whom are able to take their pets off their leashes in certain parts. The park features a bollard signage post which has clearly stipulated the rules in relation to canines for many years, making it possible for this to continue. Replas' signage is resistant to termites [...]

By |2015-06-15T04:21:59+00:00June 13th, 2014|Blogs|Comments Off on Freedom lives on for canines at Pioneer Park

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+00:00May 28th, 2014|Blogs|Comments Off on Swan Hill dives into the ‘Pull Through effect’

Park it here

In a little park on the south side of Brisbane, in a suburb called Kuraby, sits a Replas Lyrebird setting in a sheltered BBQ area that provides a welcome picnic spot. Also scattered throughout the park are recycled-plastic Kimberley seats. This sustainable furniture is hardwearing and durable which means the local council does not have [...]

By |2016-07-29T15:30:47+00:00November 14th, 2013|Blogs|Comments Off on Park it here

On the boundary

In a popular park in the suburb of Wavell Heights on Brisbane’s north side, Replas 125 mm bollards have been used to create a maintenance-free boundary. Made from plastic waste that would otherwise have gone to landfill the long-lasting bollards blend in beautifully with the natural landscape and help protect the surrounding vegetation.

By |2015-07-20T06:19:57+00:00November 13th, 2013|Blogs|Comments Off on On the boundary

Kid safe

At Suffolk Park in Ballina NSW, Replas garden panels have been used to contain the soft fall in the children’s playground. The recycled-plastic panels are not only long-lasting, but have also been designed with safety in mind. Made from non-toxic material, the surface is smooth and comfortable to sit on making it perfect for this [...]

By |2016-10-20T02:20:22+00:00October 10th, 2013|Blogs|Comments Off on Kid safe

Long service – no leave required

In Dawson Park, Macksville, NSW, sits a Replas recycled-plastic seat that has given 10 years long service. Still looking as good as they day it was installed, the seat has never needed to be repaired or painted in all that time. If you need park furniture that can go the distance consider Replas – helping [...]

By |2015-07-20T13:46:50+00:00September 19th, 2013|Blogs|Comments Off on Long service – no leave required

Get Set

Much of Wacol, in Brisbane Queensland, was flooded in January 2011. Wolston Park, in the south, was completely under water, yet the Replas recycled-plastic settings in the park survived unscathed. The settings have also outlasted the original shelter built to house them and look set to provide many more years of hardy service.

By |2015-07-20T14:14:56+00:00September 11th, 2013|Blogs|Comments Off on Get Set

We’re taking the test

The Northern Territory Parks and Wildlife Service are evaluating the performance of a brown Replas Plank sign at the Arid Zone Research Institute. Recycled plastic products are used in many territory park areas and after three years testing the sign has shown it can cope well with the extremes of Central Australia, looking as good [...]

By |2015-07-30T01:57:23+00:00August 15th, 2013|Blogs|Comments Off on We’re taking the test

A journey of 10 000 steps

Health advice tells us we should all try to walk ten thousand steps each day. At Gympie Lions Park Trail, in Queensland, it’s easy to know when you have reached your target with a Replas Trackmarker sign marking every 10 000 steps throughout the park. Made from waste plastic that would have otherwise gone to [...]

By |2015-08-03T05:28:14+00:00August 8th, 2013|Blogs|Comments Off on A journey of 10 000 steps

Grantham rebuilds

Grantham, a little town in the Lockyer Valley west of Brisbane, was devastated by the Queensland floods in 2011. As part of the rebuilding process they have constructed two beautiful parks—Bugler Park and McGarva Park. The Lockyer Valley Council chose Replas recycled-plastic signs for the project because of the low maintenance and durability. This will [...]

By |2016-07-31T09:24:19+00:00July 22nd, 2013|Blogs|Comments Off on Grantham rebuilds

We love a challenge

Bert Myer, Product Specialist in NSW visited the dog agility equipment in Bombo Beach Park, Kiama. Always up for a challenge, Bert dived in head first. Why not put Bert through his paces at your place. Call 1800 REPLAS and he can visit you at your office, depot or worksite with our mobile display trailer.

By |2015-08-06T23:41:40+00:00April 6th, 2013|Blogs|Comments Off on We love a challenge

It’s recycled of course!

Centenary Park Golf Course in Frankston, Victoria, is one of the most popular public courses in Melbourne. Not only offering excellent public access, the golf course is also forging ahead in the use of recycled products. Replas benches, seats, ball washer stands, bins, signs and sand containers are just a few of the products dotted [...]

By |2016-07-31T11:02:08+00:00February 6th, 2013|Blogs|Comments Off on It’s recycled of course!

Sorell Council: Pioneering sustainability

Inspired by an article they had seen in a previous edition of Recycled Plastic News, Sam Fenney and Wayne Mason from Sorell Council, in Tasmania,  found a novel use for our large profiles when they decided to incorporate them into a fence they were designing for the newly renovated Pioneer Park. They wanted a solution that was [...]

By |2015-08-11T04:46:17+00:00March 16th, 2011|Blogs|Comments Off on Sorell Council: Pioneering sustainability

Sitting down for the environment

‘The school was looking at being environmentally friendly and we liked what we saw’ Mark McKenzie, Principal at LeFevre Peninsula Primary School, SA. LeFevre Peninsula Primary School, SA, has installed a variety of recycled-plastic seating from Replas. Lucky students now have this beautiful outdoor area to enjoy, knowing they are contributing to a healthier environment.

By |2015-08-13T03:01:39+00:00December 17th, 2010|Blogs|Comments Off on Sitting down for the environment

Partnership takes a leap forward

‘Once the sand was tipped in we drove the dingo over the end panels to level the sand with no problems, the panels did not move. We have used timber before and in order to bolt it into place and secure it takes a lot longer and a lot more effort to get them level [...]

By |2016-07-31T20:14:53+00:00December 16th, 2010|Blogs|Comments Off on Partnership takes a leap forward

Recycled plastic perfect for Aussie conditions

Proving no terrain is too tough for a Replas product, these amazing photos show a diverse range of applications. From the heat of the desert, to the humidity of the tropics, Replas recycled plastic can handle it all. Visit www.replas.com.au for more information.

By |2016-07-31T20:15:06+00:00December 1st, 2010|Blogs|Comments Off on Recycled plastic perfect for Aussie conditions

West Hobart steps up

A former railway train which has been converted into play equipment ensures Caldew Park in West Hobart, is a favourite with children and parents alike. In an effort to improve safety, Hobart City Council decided to use recycled-plastic stair treads from Replas on the stairs which access the slides. These stair treads are non-slip and [...]

By |2016-10-20T02:20:25+00:00September 16th, 2010|Blogs|Comments Off on West Hobart steps up