Recycled plastic decking Enduroplank™ has been used on the new viewing platform at Wreck Point Scenic Lookout in Yeppoon, part of Livingstone Shire Council in Queensland. In addition to the Enduroplank™ platform, recycled plastic profiles were used along the pathway edging to separate the gravel pathway from the garden beds. Speaking to 7 News, Central [...]
Along the Capricorn Coast in Queensland, Livingstone Shire Council is continuing to develop the coastal path network. Part of this new development has seen the installation of 10 recycled plastic Beachcomber sets along the pathway for tourists, cyclists and local residents to use and enjoy. Each Beachcomber from Replas is made with a marine design [...]
From hot sand to recycled plastic decking, Kyeemagh Beach in New South Wales now has a floating pathway to the beautiful beach front made from Replas decking, Enduroplank™. Installed by Replas Pro Enterprise Landscapes, the Soil Conservation Services of NSW had this floating pathway installed for Bayside Council. "Due to its longevity, Replas products hold [...]
Western Queensland has a multitude of national parks that make Australia as beautiful as it is. Located in the Southern Brigalow Belt bioregion lies Carnarvon National Park. Walking, driving, or hiking will take you through the rich wildlife of the Sandstone Wilderness - a harsh environment with countless plants and flowers. Nestled in the [...]
Skipjack Point Lookout just south of Perth, WA. is a purpose-built viewing platform perched on the cliff edge, where visitors gather to enjoy the spectacular Cape Peron coastline and its wildlife. Built using Enduroplank™ recycled plastic boardwalk decking, the lookout is accessed via the Wanamalu Walk Trail, a feature in itself of the encompassing Francois [...]
Recycled-plastic directional signage is proving a hit on the Whadjuk Trail in the western suburbs of Perth. Sally Wallace, WESROC Project Officer at the City of Nedlands tells the story: ‘Replas bollards were selected as they filled our criteria of creating minimal visual clutter whilst remaining functional and assuring longevity. It is encouraging to receive [...]
Residents of Middleton in South Australia love their beach, but access was becoming difficult due to a deteriorating old timber and chain boardwalk. After researching many products Alexandrina Council chose to install a recycled-plastic Enduroplank™ pathway. According to Bronson Symmonds, Coastal Maintenance Officer from Alexandrina Council the recycled-plastic decking stood out because, ‘This product addressed [...]
Orford’s Raspins Beach on Tasmania’s East Coast is an iconic point for visitors passing through, looking for a beautiful scenic background to photograph. Travellers can enjoy a break on the beach with all the amenities provided to refresh and recuperate. In recent years, Raspins Beach has won the Keep Australia Beautiful Clean Beaches Award and [...]
Strathmore has been carefully preserved to give visitors an essence of its origin prior to the European settlement. It's also home to a recently refurbished Napier Park. The park includes some towering River Red Gums, some of the rare few located in the Melbourne area. The flora and fauna is absolutely flourishing, thanks to Moonee [...]
Sanctuary Lakes Resort is a housing estate in Point Cook known for its resort style living and community values. The resort is home to several Replas' products, including their latest and greatest, a path taking residents from the road to the playground. The previously existing path was a concrete slab, which didn't suit the modern [...]
Like a lot of beautiful celebrities, the Mt Annan Botanic Gardens needed a little bit of cosmetic work done to compliment its natural beauty. Located in Narrellan, just south west of Sydney, NSW, the gardens have been a favourite for many weddings, educational tours and horticultural research. The 416 hectare garden provides Sydney with one [...]
The Redlands Cycling & Pedestrian Strategy (2016) is well underway with the construction of a dual-use walkway at Hilliard’s Creek crossing in the South East Queensland suburb of Ormiston nearing completion. Constructed collaboratively by Replas Diamond Club Members Shapescapes and Designer Decks, the walkway will provide local residents with an environmentally sustainable crossing. Due for [...]
A recycled-plastic beach viewing platform and access path at Raspins Beach in Tasmania, was chosen because it would have minimal impact on the landscape and cope with the coastal conditions. Twelve months after installation it has proven to be the perfect choice. ‘The walkway section was tested by a severe beach eroding storm several weeks [...]
Kapiti Coast District Council wanted to provide a safer, more easily maintained and sustainable alternative to their existing timber/gravel access ramp at Waikanae beach, in New Zealand. The new pathway is almost twice as long as the previous path, thereby reducing the gradient and making the beach more accessible. Replas’ New Zealand distributor, Metal Art [...]
Earlier in the year, Randwick City Council installed Replas 145 mm bollards at South Maroubra Beach in NSW. They have also now constructed an Enduroplank™ beach access pathway which is proving very popular with visitors. Both the bollards and walkway are helping to protect the surrounding vegetation and will outperform traditional materials by many years.
Hundreds of people crowd Mindil Beach, in Darwin, to watch the spectacular sunsets and enjoy the famous Mindil Beach Markets. Accessing the beach through the dunes is now made easy with Enduroplank floating pathways from Replas. These pathways also helps protect the sand dunes and the surrounding vegetation.
Glamorgan Spring Bay Council installed Tasmania’s first beach access pathway using long-lasting Enduroplank™ decking combined with Replas profiles for the substructure. The new pathway will not corrode or deteriorate in this exposed situation and will provide a lasting addition to the beach which is one of Tasmania’s most easily accessible beaches on the beautiful East [...]
The Great Harbour Way—Te Aranui o Pōneke— in New Zealand, is a walking and cycling track around Wellington's magnificent Te Whanganui-a-tara. From capital city waterfront to rugged coastline, from river estuary to pleasant beachside suburb, the pathway is linked in a joint community/council initiative, which Metal Art, Replas’ NZ distributor, is proud to support. Recently, [...]
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 [...]
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.