Furniture, Bollards and Profiles Fit In at Moira Shire Council in Victoria

"We will continue to use Replas furniture into the future as it is an easy to use product that is stylish and hard wearing - something councils love," said Allan Ralph, Leading Hand Operations at Moira Shire Council in Victoria. Moira Shire Council have recycled plastic products installed throughout the municipality including furniture, bollards and [...]

NT Park and Recreation Facilities Upgraded With Recycled Plastic Furniture and Bollards

"All of the towns now have Bollards in place to protect drivers and park and recreation facilities, while Barunga has also invested in Parkdale Benches for Culture Park in the centre of town and outside the council building," said Prudence Long, Communication Coordinator for Roper Gulf Regional Council in Katherine, Northern Territory. The new installation [...]

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 [...]

Christchurch City Council Installs Custom Table Settings On The Peninsula

"We are really happy with the peninsula table settings we have recently put in. They look really good and the colour works really well with the environment around them," says Marcy McCallum, Parks Project Manager for Christchurch City Council in New Zealand. Using Replas recycled plastic profiles, Marcy and her team have created table setting [...]

Recycled Plastic Products Surround Jells Park Reserve in VIC

"Jells Park has many barbecue and picnic areas. Relax under the shade of the Pines, enjoy the lake views at the Elms, or watch the children enjoying the playground at Stringybark or Yabbie Hill. Please remember to take home all your rubbish for sorting and recycling." Avid recyclers, Dandenong Valley Parklands have installed trackmarker and [...]

Exclusive Residential Estate Continues To Install Replas Bollards

Coomera Waters is an exclusive residential community on the banks of the Coomera River in Queensland. Coomera Waters Management have previous installations with recycled plastic products from Replas, which they have installed again using flat top and Brolga bollards with plaques for their parks, car parks, and more around the area. Nicky Campbell from Coomera [...]

Tennis Club Replaced Old Timber With Recycled Plastic Products

At the local Hallam Tennis Club in Hallam, Victoria, Replas Pro SR Engineering have installed green Kimberley in ground seats. Like all of Replas recycled plastic furniture pieces, the Kimberley in ground seat will not split, splinter, or crack like the alternative timber seating - making it an ideal option for parks, gardens, and in [...]

Bollards and Wheel Stops Create Long Lasting Car Park at Serpentine Gorge

"The bollards and wheel stops were installed out at Serpentine Gorge, 100km west of Alice Springs on Namatjira Drive. The works was for the Parks and Wildlife Commission NT," explains Clint Thompson at Diggamen Civil in the Northern Territory. "They were upgrading an existing car park that had permapine (timber) posts, that had started to [...]

Wilsons Promontory National Park Is Home to an Assortment of Replas Products

At the very popular camping grounds at Wilsons Prom lies Tidal River, offering nearly 500 camping and caravan sites situated near the beach and river. Along the river is an assortment of Trackmarker signs, bollards with water taps and drinking fountains, and other bollards made from recycled plastic from Replas. There is also a recycling program [...]

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 [...]

Take A Seat – Two Premier Seats Installed in Bass Coast Council Wonthaggi by TS Constructions

Following the successful installation of two Premier seats in Wonthaggi, Victoria, Bass Coast Council has selected Replas products to replace a significant amount of furniture in parks and public spaces. Challenging conditions caused timber seating to rot, “[we had] treated pine timber, but Replas is a more aesthetically pleasing and comfortable product,” explained Tony Dibianco, [...]

Rye Probus Club in Victoria learns the importance of Replas and how they can make a difference

Rye Probus Club in Victoria has been presented what Replas as a company is doing to prevent plastic from entering the ground in a landfill or being shipped offshore. Ben McCulloch from the Replas Sales Team has shown “the smart way to better the environment.” Rye Probus Club, made up of roughly 50-60 members, were [...]

Adelaide’s Denis Morrissey Park a Hit with Local Dogs

With installation of a Dog Agility Track using components made from recycled plastic, Denis Morrissey Dog Park in Adelaide has grown in public popularity.  Dog owners and their pets coming to play and train have added a new dimension to the multi-purpose park, and are keeping it busy all day. The dog park offers a [...]

Giving Speedsters the Hump in Maitland Park

Replas speed humps are an easy-to-install and very visible means of controlling traffic in parks and public driveways.  Maitland City Council recently installed a series of yellow speed humps  in the thoroughfares at Maitland Park, after speeding vehicles became an issue. Effective in reducing speeds in such areas, these speed humps are made from durable [...]

Using Replas Profiles to Help the Garden Grow

In Lakemba, a metropolitan Sydney suburb, the Canterbury City Council uses Replas products in its parks and gardens. At Lakemba Community Garden, beds made using 90 x 90mm and 65 x 90mm recycled plastic profiles have been constructed, while a 100mm bollard is in use supporting the garden’s water supply. Lakemba Community Garden was established [...]

Off-leash areas are for people as much as they’re for canines

Off-leash dog parks aren't just for the benefit of our beloved dogs, they create a meeting ground for social interaction within a community. Logan City Council has realised this, installing Replas' Dog Agility equipment in their Federation Park, Bethania. If you're located near Logan City, QLD, this park is a perfect spot with shady tree [...]

Kraft Foods commitment to a sustainable future

Kraft Foods recently donated some much needed Replas furniture to Westgate Park. Westgate Park is located under the iconic Westgate Bridge when entering into Melbourne, Victoria. The industry-led REDcycle initiative has provided benches and settings for park visitors to rest and enjoy the beautiful Melbourne environment. Kraft food is taking responsibility for recycling plastic packaging, [...]

Creating legacies

Strathbogie Shire Council, Victoria, understand the costs involved in continuous maintenance of assets in their public spaces. By choosing products that require minimal maintenance, taxpayer budgets can be directed at further extending and improving their public spaces rather than simply maintaining existing assets. Bollards, seats, picnic settings, and tree guards are just a few of [...]

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 [...]

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 [...]

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 [...]

Four ways to get fit

The City of Melbourne installed four Fitness Trails® exercise stations at Princes Park, Parkville. The four clusters of self-guided equipment feature high-quality graphic instructions which allow for use with, or without, supervision. According to Stuart Nicoll, Project Manager, Melbourne City Council, they were pleased that the signage could be, ‘adapted and reproduced to suit Council's [...]

We’ve got the edge

Stockland North Shore is a new residential development 12 kilometres north of Townsville CBD. Landscapers, JMAC, chose to use 40x90 recycled-plastic profiles from Replas to create an elegant finish to local parklands. Jason Zimmer, Project Manager with JMAC said, the main issue the profiles addressed was that the, ‘Edging doesn’t break down,’ comparing it with [...]

Lilydale Lake

Lilydale Lake, in Victoria, now features an excellent outdoor exercise facility in this scenic location. Rod Woolley, Play Space and Assets Supervisor, Yarra Ranges Council, said the council has a commitment to the environment and this was a major factor in choosing to install Fitness Trails® stations at six different locations throughout the park and [...]