Replas Creates New ‘Mud Kitchen’ For Allambie Heights Public School in New South Wales

"The Student Parliament at Allambie Heights Public School voted to replace our school mud kitchen which had decayed and needed to be removed," explains Sarah Swift, Deputy Principal at Allambie Heights Public School. "Students and teachers undertook research to look for a suitable replacement. All the mud kitchens we saw were wooden and we were [...]

Premier Settings, Benches and Custom Furniture Replace Old Timber at Crib Point Primary School VIC

Crib Point Primary School in Victoria has recently installed a variety of recycled plastic furniture pieces around their school grounds. Business Manager at Crib Point, Kerry Sorenson, said, "We had timber benches and seating that we replaced with recycled plastic furniture and Replas had an established reputation and a wide variety of furniture." In-ground Premier [...]

Big Benches Make A Big Statement In Maribyrnong City Council at Yarraville Reserve

Big benches have made a big statement at Yarraville Reserve in Maribyrnong City Council. Three recycled plastic Big Benches were installed at the park for seating near the playground, perfect for kids, parents and residents to use in this public, social space. With extra slats on the side for a contemporary finish, these recycled plastic [...]

Townsville City Council Rebuild Wes Barrett Park With Recycled Plastic Fence and Retaining Wall

"Once engaged to complete the work, Replas were able to prioritise and deliver the works within a short time frame," said Shannon Reynolds, Technical Officer - Parks and Open Space at Townsville City Council. Replas Pro, Lifestyled Landscapes, have installed a 130 metre double post and rail fencing and a 10 metre retaining wall for [...]

Tablelands Regional Council Continue To Install Recycled Plastic Products Across The Shire

"In the photo is our Maintenance Fitter - Macca," says Jacobus Grundling, Coordinator of Parks and Gardens in Tablelands Regional Council in Queensland. "Macca installed all your products be it benches, signs or bollards and he really enjoys working with the Replas gear as it is easy to put together, light and robust." Tablelands Regional [...]

Enduroplank™ Decking Like New 10 Years On At Bellerive Yacht Club, Hobart TAS

10 years ago, Bellerive Yacht Club in Hobart, Tasmania installed recycled plastic decking Enduroplank™ and profiles for seating along their dock. The recycled plastic products from Replas, still looking as new, have not corroded, cracked or split from the marine environment. Enduroplank™ is a sturdy, low maintenance decking product that provides an ethical alternative to [...]

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 [...]

Custom Seating From Recycled Plastic Profiles Installed Alongside Lake Mulwala

Alongside Lake Mulwala and the main street of Yarrawonga are custom seats made from Replas recycled plastic profiles. Moira Shire Council have created a new, creative design to incorporate recycled plastic products through their municipality. Profiles from Replas comes in a range of colours, widths and lengths and are available in either rectangular or square. [...]

Holy Cross Primary School Builds Trex® Deck With Recycled Plastic Kick Rail in QLD

North Queensland primary school, Holy Cross, has recently installed a Trex® Deck with recycled plastic kick rails from Replas. The installation was complete by Replas Pro WIP Construction using a composite fibre structure. Recycled plastic and Trex® material is the perfect fit for the northern Queensland environment as the material will not split, rot or [...]

Victoria Street in Collingwood Showcases Custom Seating From Recycled Plastic Profiles

Yarra City Council have several installations of recycled plastic products throughout their municipality, including Victoria Street in Collingwood, VIC. Using 40 mm black rectangular profiles, Yarra City Council have created custom black benches and seats made from recycled plastic. Profiles from Replas can be made into a variety of products such as litter bins, seating, [...]

Diamond Valley Railway Continues Sustainable Journey With Kimberley Seating Installation

The Diamond Valley Railway in Eltham, VIC have been avid Replas product supporters, using recycled plastic profiles for their sleepers that hold the rails in place. When it came time to upgrade the seating around the railway, Sam Daly, President of Diamond Valley Railway, knew he wanted to continue using reliable and durable recycled plastic [...]

Yarra City Council Bring Community Gardening Together With Replas Planter Boxes

"Yarra City Council is committed to sustainability and in the development of a Circular Economy for recovered materials. The Replas products are viewed as a practical working example of how procurement can drive a Circular Economy at the local level," said Joe Agostino, Project Manager at Yarra City Council. Installed on the walk ways in [...]

All Ability Accessible Canoe/Kayak Platform Launches in Mathoura, NSW

On Monday December 3rd, International Day for People with a Disability, Edward River in Mathoura NSW celebrated their All Ability Accessible Canoe Platform Launch. "Innovation and recycling from the Moama community have coalesced for a game-changing new facility that brings kayaking to people with limited mobility," explained the Riverine Herald in NSW.  Installed back in July [...]

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 [...]

Seating and Custom Trolleys For Jacob Wells Environmental Education Centre

Jacob Wells Environmental Education Centre (EEC) in Norwell Queensland were looking for a custom mobile serving trolley for their outdoor dining area. Replas custom made a narrow and tall table with castors that is perfect to be left outdoors and can be wheeled out of the way when not in use. The table perfectly compliments [...]

Invermay Recreation Reserve Continue To Install Recycled Plastic Products

Like the Bowling Club, Invermay Recreation Reserve have implemented Replas recycled plastic seating, profiles, and signs. With the last installation nearly a year ago, the committee knew they had to stick to the 'high standard and pleasing to the eye' products from Replas. “It is only a matter of a phone call or email to [...]

Cranbourne Bowling Club: A Recycled Plastic Product Dream

Located within the City of Casey municipality, Cranbourne Bowling Club is supported with funding from the local council which allows them to invest in Replas recycled plastic products. "Long lasting products that set us up for the future," has explained Fritz Helle, one of the committee members. The recycled plastic products also, "reduces the amount [...]

Rowellyn Park Primary School Upgrades To Recycled Plastic Seating

After a student was injured by the old timber seating at Rowellyn Park Primary School, the administration knew the rotted, splitting timber needed to go! Replas Pro SR Engineering recently installed recycled plastic profiles for seating as a safe, long lasting alternative. Recycled plastic profiles from Replas can come in a range of colours, widths and [...]

Sheeting As Seating At Victoria University: Footscray Campus in VIC

Victoria University is now a proud owner of 30mm white, smooth cream, and off white plastic sheeting from Replas. The Footscray Campus will now have students enjoy a customised recycled plastic profiles to be utilised as seating. Replas sheeting can be sawed, routed, drilled and machined using standard equipment used for timber, and can be heat [...]

Laguna Lounge Perfect Fit At Railway Square Hostel

"We try to always keep in mind two important criteria when looking at procurement for our hostel. One, is the the product sustainable? Two, where is it manufactured? Replas fit the bill perfectly," explains Dean Grasselli, Manager at Railway Square YHA. "The Laguna deck chairs look great, feel solid and sturdy and will hopefully last [...]

Using Recycled Plastic Profiles For Bench Area At Bus Depot

Using recycled plastic profiles from Replas to make custom bench seating at Carina Bus Depot is exactly what Callan from CL Kitchens and Cabinetry did! A few other installations across Australia have used profiles as seating in wet areas like Aquatic Centres. In this case, it was Carina Bus Depot in Queensland used for clothes, [...]

Golf Club Signs and Furniture Still Standing in Barwon Heads

Installations of signage and furniture are still standing and providing 13th Beach Golf Club golfers with quality benches and informative signs in Barwon Heads, Victoria. Using recycled plastic products from Replas ensures that these signs and furniture will stand the test of time. Durable products with low maintenance allows the staff at 13th Beach to [...]

Elgar Park Uses Recycled Plastic Profiles for Miniature Railway Sleepers

Elgar Park, Box Hill, Victoria, is home to The Box Hill Miniature Steam Railway Society. The Society's founding members joined forces in 1981 to build and maintain a dual gauge (5 and 7¼ inch) Miniature Railway. The track now winds its way through a picturesque, landscaped area of the park. The locomotives operating on the Box [...]

Launceston Church Grammar Primary School Has The Replas Works!

Down in Launceston Tasmania, the Church Grammar Primary School is not shy to a Replas product! Surrounding both the primary and secondary school includes multitudes of Replas products. These products include settings, seats, benches, and grand stand seating made from profiles. Have their schools surrounded by Replas products means the future of the school will [...]

New Smithfield Estate Installs Replas Swale Bridge with Enduroplank™

As Cairns continues to grow, a suburb called Smithfield has installed Replas products to introduce in their new estates. A 8.0m Swale Bridge was installed by Replas Pro LD Total Landscapes. This structure is made from composite fibre as the base and Replas profiles for the kick rails. The decking is Replas Enduroplank™, the long [...]

Ivanhoe Aquatic Centre Takes Feedback On Board; Installs Replas Profiles

Banyule City Council in Victoria have been big supporters of Replas products, the future of sustainability, and the general recycling process in their area. The Ivanhoe Aquatic Centre has newly installed Replas profiles as seats with the help of Replas Pro, SR Engineering. Craig Body, a member of the Banyule community was more than pleased [...]

Breathtaking sunset alongside Wellington Harbour in New Zealand

A number of years ago, Hutt City Council in Wellington New Zealand, installed Civic seats and Picnic settings alongside the junction of Hutt River and Wellington Harbour. These seats were gifted to the community by Replas NZ (Metal Art Ltd), the Civic Seat with 90x40 profiles and Civic Picnic Seating with 90x40 and 200x40 profiles. [...]

A building product that’s durable, sustainable, and flexible

If visiting Townsville, QLD., find time to walk or drive up Castle Hill for the view. Look out over the city below, the Ross River countryside in one direction, the sea and Magnetic island in the other. Castle Hill is particularly popular in the evening, as dusk settles, the sun sets and the city lights [...]

A bright spot on a dreary day

It was a dull and drizzly day on Jackson Street and not one for al fresco dining. But that allowed us a close-up look at these Replas cafe tables in the historic Petone, New Zealand street. With Jackson’s Street’s popularity as a regional destination, these tables have seen a lot of lattes since their installation [...]

The perfect fit for The Ecovillage

The Ecovillage at Currumbin is a sustainable community currently home to over 300 residents. Located in the Gold Coast hinterland of south-east Queensland seven minutes’ drive from beautiful Currumbin Beach, The Ecovillage has received numerous accolades including the International Real Estate Federation’s ‘World’s Best Development Award’ in 2008. The Ecovillage was in need of a [...]

Safety for all road and shared path users

Buyers of Replas profiles use them for all manner of different purposes, from furniture seat slats to garden edging. These recycled plastic profiles are durable, hard-wearing and low-maintenance products that shout out sustainability. Several years ago the Boroondara City Council, Victoria placed Replas profiles on the pathway side of a road barrier to protect cyclists [...]

Booking a Nice Spot Outside the Library

Newly-constructed raised flower beds outside the Holland Park Library in Brisbane have been capped by 200 x 40mm recycled-plastic planks. The grey recycled plastic looks great in its contrast with the box walls and surrounding environment, and the material’s clean texture invites use as casual seating for people passing by and/or using the library building. [...]

School Seats Makeover

Wheelers Hill Primary School recently contacted Replas to see how they could help with their faded and rotting timber seats. Replas not wanting to shy away from a challenge found the perfect solution-65mm x 95mm profiles that have been a fantastic addition to the school playground. The installation of the slats was both remarkably quick [...]

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 [...]

A new perspective

This satellite picture shows a walking track throughout the Sydney Harbour National Park located on the north side of the Sydney Harbour. The black lines mark the recycled-plastic profiles which support the grating. The walking track is approximately 2km long and is popular with residents and visitors of Manly. Replas was chosen due to its [...]

Belle of the bay

In 2009 Clarence City Council, in Tasmania, chose Enduroplank™ decking to create a spectacular boardwalk at Kangaroo Bay in Bellerive. Five years on, the walkway which looks out over the Marina onto Hobart’s picturesque Eastern Shore still looks amazing. Replas large profiles provided the perfect long lasting solution for wharf fenders. The council capped them [...]

The post is in

Albuera Street Primary School in Hobart were so happy with the Replas posts that line their entrance they recently contacted us to order some more. The recycled-plastic posts create an elegant yet extremely simple barrier that will stand the test of time.

Coles is committed

Not only is Coles committed to helping Australia collect its soft plastic waste for recycling,  but they also realise that to fully support the program they need to the products that are made from this material. This clever use of Replas profiles has created the perfect trolley bay which is sturdy enough to handle the [...]

Hobsons’ choice

As the oldest club in Victoria to have continually occupied the same site, Hobsons Bay Yacht Club has a lot to be proud of. Recently the club chose to use Replas profiles to continue the revitalisation of their facilities. On the nearby Ferguson Street Pier, Hobsons Bay City Council installed the same recycled-plastic large profiles [...]

Plain Sailing

SEAMEC maritime training centre at Lakes Entrance, in Victoria, had a training vessel that was badly in need of repair. A wooden strip on the side of the boat had deteriorated over time. To replace it with wood again was not only expensive, but the expected service life would be five to seven years. The [...]