Mackay Regional Council Rely On Recycled Plastic Products For Quality, Long Lasting Results

Blacks Beach in the Mackay region of Queensland is no stranger to recycled plastic products from Replas. At Barber Drive Park, Replas Pro Plants Whitsunday have installed a plank sign, Brolga Bollards with a galvanised steel frame for a fence and Enduromesh for a stairway. Recycled plastic products are great fit for purpose products in [...]

Blue Recycled Plastic Furniture Withstand Whitsunday Weather and Termites at Bowen Beach

At Bowen Beachfront in far north Queensland, Whitsunday Regional Council have installed blue recycled plastic furniture along the foreshore and at the Holiday Park. Recycled plastic material from Replas is ideal for marine environments as the material will not rot, split, rust or crack like alternative materials. The smooth finish allows visitors to rest and [...]

Woolworths Takes A Replas Environmental Centre Tour To Discuss Products and Circular Economy

On the 12th of November, Peter Bruce, General Manager Woolies 360, visited the Replas Environmental Centre. During the tour, Peter discussed with Mark Jacobsen, Sales and Marketing Director, and Des Benjamin, Chairman, about the Circular Economy and creating a demand for recycled plastic products. "The tide is turning" explains Mark, more and more corporate companies [...]

Kellogg’s Head Office Tour The Replas Environmental Centre For Circular Economy Discussion

On the 7th of November, members of Kellogg's head office flew down from Sydney to tour the Replas Environmental Centre with Sales and Marketing Director of Replas, Mark Jacobsen and Director of REDgroup, Liz Kasell. During this tour, the Kellogg's team discussed the Circular Economy and how they can help drive demand through their Nutri-Grain [...]

Round 150 mm Bollards Installed at Wangaratta Magpies Football & Netball Club in Victoria

A new installation of recycled plastic 150 mm round bollards surround Wangaratta Magpies Football & Netball Club in Wangaratta Rural City Council, Victoria. Replas bollards are an environmentally friendly alternative to traditional material bollards. The 150 mm round bollards are clean, smooth and an ideal solution wherever rigid barriers are required, a fit for purpose [...]

Frankston RSL Donate Recycled Plastic Seats At The Frankston War Memorial in Beauty Park

The Frankston RSL have donated two recycled plastic Kimberley Select Seats to Frankston City Council, Victoria, at Beauty Park in front of the Frankston War Memorial. "WE WILL REMEMBER THEM" and "LEST WE FORGET" have been routed into the two seats that look onto the waving flags. Kimberley Select Seats offer a modern twist on [...]

Mooloolaba State School Install Kingfisher Seats and Bollards in Their Anzac Memorial Space

"The Mooloolaba State School community were so happy with our "Buddy Bench" that we were lucky enough to receive as a competition winner in 2017, so we decided we would love to support Replas again and purchase some furniture for our Anzac Memorial Space," explains Melanie Taylor of Mooloolaba State School. The new addition to [...]

Replas Brolga Bollards Line St. Andrew’s Lutheran College Grounds in Tallebudgera, Queensland

"At St. Andrew's Lutheran College, we are always looking at ways to reduce our environmental footprint," says Stephen Cooke, Business Manager at St. Andrew's Lutheran College in Tallebudgera, Queensland. The Brolga Bollard installation completed at St. Andrew's Lutheran College has created a safe and durable boundary to deter vehicles, students and College staff. "The installation [...]

Settings and Benches Will Withstand Weather and Children at Cranbrook State School in Townsville

Cranbrook State School in Townsville, Queensland, has updated their outside after school care area with recycled plastic settings from Replas. Outside School Hours Care Coordinator, Nicole Powell, was looking for products that would "withstand time, weather and 80 children - we found this in the Replas furniture." The 3-support Premier Slimline Settings with Lyrebird Benches, [...]

Recycled Plastic Settings Make A Statement At Trangie Central School NSW

"The quality and sturdiness of the products are fantastic. Considering the extreme heat that we can have out west, the seating doesn't seem to get so hot that the students can't use it," explains Jaye Milgate, School Administration Manager for Trangie Central School in New South Wales. "The whole idea of the recycled products shows [...]

Cornish College ‘Educate For A Sustainable Future’ With Brown Enduroplank™ Deck Installation

"The overriding ethos of Cornish College is 'educate for a sustainable future.' Using a recycled plastic product ties perfectly into that ethos," explains Tom Humphreys, Property Manager at Cornish College in Bangholme, Victoria. Newly installed at Cornish College for a ramp and deck platform is recycled plastic Enduroplank™ decking from Replas. "Our thought was that [...]

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 [...]

Furniture and Wheelstops Installed at Lavalla Catholic College in Gippsland VIC

Lavalla Catholic College in the Gippsland Region of Victoria, Traralgon, have installed a variety of recycled plastic furniture and Wheelstops around their grounds. Kakadu Seats, Premier Settings and varies coloured Wheelstops gives Lavalla CC durable, low maintenance products to outlast outdoor weather conditions. The Kakadu Seat  is a straight-back seat with graceful sculptured supports for [...]

Flat Top Bollards Installed In The Heart Of New South Wales’ Wine Growing Region

Cessnock City Council have installed over 100 recycled plastic Flat Top bollards from Replas in the heart of New South Wales's premier wine growing regions. Pokolbin Park is nestled between famous wineries in the area and offers the public a spot to rest with undercover settings and amenities. The Flat Top bollards are a variation [...]

Sand Boxes At Almost Every Tee At The Ridge Golf Course in Barden Ridge, New South Wales

Available to the public seven days a week, the prestigious The Ridge Golf Course in Barden Ridge, New South Wales, is home to recycled plastic Sand Boxes from Replas on many tees throughout the course. Ideal for golf courses, the Sand Boxes are constructed from 200 x 40 mm recycled plastic slats and are available [...]

Sydney Academy of Sport Installed Replas Furniture Throughout Grounds; “Recycled Was Important To Us”

Sydney Academy of Sport, part of the New South Wales State Government, is always looking at ways to recycle and use recycled plastic products. Michael Rogan, Acting Services Coordinator Grounds and Facilities, has installed Replas products before, "we have found it very good, also the fact that it is a recycled product was important to [...]

The Coastal Walk In Forster NSW Is Home To Recycled Plastic Furniture Memorial Seats

Set on a spectacular section of the Mid North Coast in New South Wales is the Coastal Walk at Forster. Mid Coast Council have been instrumental in the creation of the walk and the installation of recycled plastic Kimberley Seats and Premier Settings from Replas. Many of these seats, featured prominently, were donated as Memorial [...]

Mackay Council Install Plank Signs From Water To Land In Their Diverse Region

Mackay Council, in the Whitsundays in Queensland, order and install sign plank signs throughout their region. Colour coated for where you are, blue signs by the water and green sign in land. Recycled plastic Plank Signs are perfect to identify any parkland, school, sporing/recreation ground or beach. The support poles for the planks are the [...]

Blue Free Standing Premier Benches Surround Mornington Tennis Club

Mornington Tennis Club have installed 900 mm, free standing, blue Premier Benches around their courts for players and visitors to enjoy and rest between games. Premier Benches offer greater legroom with the use of a galvanised steel frame and is available is a range of colours and two sizes. Like all other recycled plastic products [...]

Recycled Plastic 100 mm Bollards and Drinking Fountain Installed at New Coles in Brisbane

The new Coles Supermarket in Rochedale, South East Queensland, have installed 100 mm recycled plastic bollards from Replas around the perimetre of the site, as well as a 125 mm bollard used for a drinking fountain. The robust 100 mm bollard comprises a recycled plastic profile with a pyramid shaped top, an ideal solution wherever [...]

Recycled Plastic Setting Still Stands After Bush Fire Blazes Through East Gippsland VIC

Almost 10 years ago, East Gippsland had a bush fire that tore through at such a pace that it took out buildings, livestock and many wildlife and fauna in it's haze. However, still standing after the fire was put out was the recycled plastic setting from Replas. Michael Oxer, an active member of the East [...]

Simplot Contributes To The Circular Economy By Buying Back Recycled Plastic Products

"Simplot visited Replas and saw the great work turning plastic material that traditionally went to landfill but are now recycled into reusable and practical products," explains Anthony Mee, Safety, Health, Environment and Well-being Manager at Simplot Australia. "Our factory saw an opportunity to buy back some of the plastic that may very well may have [...]

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 [...]

West Wimmera Shire Council Install Recycled Plastic Products Around Lake Wallace

At Lake Wallace in Edenhope, Victoria, West Wimmera Shire Council has installed recycled plastic signage, bollards and trackmarkers along the shore and car parks. The plank sign explains the perimeter track around Lake Wallace, the track length, fishing jetty and overflow. Recycled plastic signage from Replas is supported by sturdy 125 mm square bollards, the [...]

Glen Eira City Council Install Dog Agility Track At Paw-field Park In Caulfield East

Glen Eira City Council has one dog park, and it's filled with recycled plastic dog agility! Paw-field Park located at 'The Wedge' in Caulfield East, is a puppy play space featuring turfed areas for exercise, socialisation and obedience training, as well as natural elements like rocks and plantings for 'sniffing investigations' and recycled plastic dog [...]

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 [...]

Floating Deck Remains Sturdy With No Corrosion 3 Years On At Shellharbour North Beach

Alan Dekker, Building Maintenance Supervisor for Shellharbour City Council in NSW, talks about the floating Enduroplank™ deck at Shellharbour North Beach installation completed 3 years ago, "the floating boardwalk was easy to put in as the recycled plastic was easy to work with and the components weren't too heavy." Recycled plastic decking from Replas, Enduroplank™, [...]

Recycled Plastic Brolga Bollard Fencing Installed At New Residential Estate In Thurgoona NSW

More recycled plastic products from Replas are being installed in the new residential development in Thurgoona, New South Wales "for their low maintenance and good looks," explains Julianne Edwards, Landscape Projects & Administration for Enviro Culture Services. "Brooklyn Fields Estate is nestled amongst Bush Reserves and has a number of specially designed constructed wetlands weaving [...]

Snowy Monaro Regional Council Donates Buddy Bench In Local School Competition

In 2018, Snowy Monaro Regional Council in New South Wales asked primary students in the Bombala and Delegate areas to produce artwork which would encourage the community to reduce waste and increase recycling. Students could either draw or paint a design that would help to spread the message of reduce, reuse and recycle. "The successful [...]

lululemon Visits The Replas Environmental Centre To Discuss Re-Fit Buy Back

On the 10th of September, lululemon came to the Replas Environmental Centre to discuss future plans of purchasing back recycled plastic products from their waste. Back in 2013, lululemon purchased a Daintree Seat to showcase out the front of their Chapel Street store. Now, lululemon is looking to expand their sustainability and create a home [...]

Officer South Installs Electrical Recycled Plastic Bollards For New Estate

125  and 100 mm recycled plastic bollard from Replas have been installed throughout the new Kaduna Estate in Officer South, Victoria. As the south eastern suburbs grow in Victoria, more and more councils are relying on durable, long lasting recycled plastic products. These bollards are also modified with red reflectors, used as electrical bollards. Both [...]

An Enduroplank™ Skid Ramp and Brolga Bollard Fencing Installed in Northern Beaches Council

At Berry Reserve Dinghy Storage facilities in Northern Beaches Council, NSW, Replas Pro PC Landscapes have installed a  4 metre long skid ramp using recycled plastic Enduroplank™ decking from Replas on a composite fibre structure. The storage facility is also surrounded by 20 Brolga Bollards fencing with a galvanised rail 30 metre in length. Enduroplank™ is [...]

SunRice Team Tours The Replas Environmental Centre And Recycled Plastic Products

On Monday, September 2nd, the SunRice team came to the Replas Environmental Centre to tour the Replas facility and products. Dave Hansen, Global Head of Quality R&D, Lynette Ryan, Head of Sustainability and Andrew Condell, Head of Operations, took the tour with Mark Jacobsen, Sales and Marketing Director, and Red Group Founder Elizabeth Kasell. On [...]

Hornsby Shire Council Community Recycling Centre Educates With Recycled Plastic Products

Hornsby Shire Council in New South Wales has taken educating into their own hands by having a recycled plastic CLEAR Bollard and Kingfisher seat from Replas at their Recycling Centre in Thornleigh. Located in the drop off area for soft plastics, this is an excellent initiative by the council that encourages people to ask questions [...]

Leader Of The Opposition, Michael O’Brien, Visits The Replas Environmental Centre

On Sunday, August 25th, the Leader of the Opposition, Michael O'Brien, came to the Replas Environmental Centre to learn more about Replas and recycled plastic products. Taken around the facility by Replas Chairman Des Benjamin and Sales and Marketing Director Mark Jacobsen, the three spoke about the importance of creating the Circular Economy and finding [...]

Kookaburra Setting ‘Unanimous Decision’ To Create Outdoor Classes at Ararat Primary School

"The seating was chosen as part of a grant for our kitchen garden and achieved through our sustainability group, the Earthlings. One of our school council members knew of Replas and as soon as we had mentioned it to the team, they were keen to go with recycled and sustainable products. After they had seen [...]

Kakadu Seats Look Brand New 5 Years Later at Hastings Tennis Club in Victoria

Hastings Tennis Club in Victoria is home to recycled plastic Kakadu Seats, installed over 5 years ago and looking brand new. Kakadu Seats from Replas are straight back seats with graceful sculptured supports. In free-standing form at Hastings Tennis Club, the club can move these seats around the facility where they are needed. Unlike alternative [...]

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 [...]

13 Recycled Plastic Wheel Stops Installed At Tathra Surf Lifesaving Club NSW

"The fact that the wheel stops are made from recycled plastic makes it a great choice for council," said John Turville from Eurobodalla Shire Council in New South Wales. Wheel stops from Replas are a tough, light weight alternative to concrete stops. Recycled plastic wheel stops can be used in car parks to prevent damage [...]

President of Australian Local Government Association Catch Up With Replas At Roads and Works Conference

President of Australian Local Government Association, David O'Loughlin, caught up with Replas Sales and Marketing Director, Mark Jacobsen, and South Australia State Manager Robbie Westley at the 2019 LGA Roads and Works Conference in Renmark, South Australia. David, Mark and Robbie discussed the importance of the Circular Economy, the current waste industry challenges and creating [...]

Renmark Paringa Council CEO Shows Replas Installed Recycled Plastic Products Around Town

At the 2019 LGA Roads and Works Conference in South Australia, Replas Sales and Marketing Director, Mark Jacobsen, met with Tony Siviour, CEO of Renmark Paringa Council. Tony took Mark around the town to show him all of the recycled plastic products that have implemented in the councils district. "We're here at the Roads and [...]

Hundreds of Bollards and Enduroplank™ Swale Bridge in Darvall Park NSW

Darvall Park in City of Ryde, NSW, is filled with over 200 recycled plastic bollards and a swale bridge made from the recycled plastic decking, Enduroplank™ from Replas. Running from Eastwood down to West Ryde, Darvall Park has playgrounds, sheltered picnic areas, barbecue facilities, a designated off-leash dog area and more. The Enduroplank™ swale bridge [...]

Princess Alexandra Hospital Replaces Seating With Cost Effective, Long Term Replas Furniture

"The hospital [Princess Alexandra Hospital] has a number of seats made from concrete base, with wooden panels. Outdoor seats at PAH are exposed to extreme weather and used by a high volume of people. Wooden seating requires ongoing care, which can be expensive. It was more cost-effective over the long-term to replace with Replas seating [...]

Frankston Foreshore Have Fit For Purpose Premier Settings For Beach Goers

Premier Settings from Replas line the entrance park on the Frankston Foreshore in Frankston, VIC. The recycled plastic Premier Settings provide a perfect spot for visitors of Frankston Beach to rest, have lunch or to enjoy the weather without being right on the beach. The clever design of the bench and table supports offer greater [...]

Nillumbik Shire Council Showcase Recycled Plastic Products at Community Environment Farm

Recycled plastic Lyrebird Benches line the gardens and decks at the Edendale Community Farm in Nillumbik Shire Council, Victoria. This community environment farm's mission is to provide an interactive community and education centre to support sustainable living practices for the whole community. With the installation of recycled plastic furniture around the facility, they have done just [...]

Another Year Another ‘Birth Tree’ Installed with Recycled Plastic Trackmarkers

"We love it and as this is for the children to enjoy for years to come, I think it is important for them to see how recycled items are used and made to last," said Carmen Griffiths of Rotary Peninsula 2.0, of the new 200 mm Trackmarker signs at Montague Park in Frankston, Victoria. When [...]

Premier Settings and Bollards Installed at Templestowe College, Victoria

Templestowe College have installed recycled plastic Free Standing Premier Settings and 125 mm bollards from Replas around their campus. The grey with black 3 supports Premier Setting design offers greater legroom for students. Unlike alternative outdoor furniture which may need constant maintenance, these recycled plastic tables and benches will not split, rot or crack and [...]

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 [...]

Recycled Plastic Products Become The Solution for Whyalla City Council in SA

"Australian made recycled plastic products are of a high quality that give the best value for money in many instances. More often than not, they are the most desired option for our outdoor furniture, bollard and wheel stop needs," said Project Manager: Landscape at Whyalla City Council in South Australia, Sam Bourne. Whyalla City Council [...]

Sturdy and Stylish; Replas Picket Fence Installed Around Rockville Oval in Queensland

Recycled plastic Picket Fencing from Replas is the new installation at Rockville Oval, part of Toowoomba Regional Council in south east Queensland. The council required a strong, sturdy alternative to the existing PVC fence which had recently been vandalised. After the vandalism and showing signs of wear after only 5 years, Rockville Oval needed a [...]