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 [...]

Brolga Bollard Fencing Installed Around Quota Park by Mackay Council in Queensland

Mackay Council have installed a galvanised pipe Brolga Bollard fence at Quota Park in Binnington Esplanade. With public amenities, shelters and a playground, it was important for Mackay Council to create a durable and safe fence around the park to deter vehicles. Named after the official bird emblem of Queensland, the Brolga Bollard is tall [...]

Durable, Long Lasting Enduroplank™ Staircase Installed at Grasstree Beach in Mackay Council

Grasstree Beach in northern Queensland is home to a durable, long lasting, low maintenance Replas staircase consisting of Enduroplank™ decking and a composite fibre structure. The recycled plastic material outlasts alternative material that would degrade and rot in the harsh environment. Installed by Replas Pro Plants Whitsunday, this Replas structure will outlast cyclones and will [...]

Bushland Beach Becomes Termite Free With Installation Of Recycled Plastic Bollards

The harsh climate and weather conditions in Queensland make it difficult for many products to stand the test of time. Because the white ants and termites eat the wooden bollards, Andrina Miller from Townsville City Council explains the advantage of recycled plastic bollards from Replas at Bushland Beach. "It [bollards] doesn't rot or get white [...]

East Point In Darwin Install Bollards To Fight Off Termites

The harsh environment in Darwin, NT can effect products like timber when it comes to the heat, coast, termites, etc. East Point in Darwin found the perfect product, Replas recycled plastic bollards. Replas 150 mm round bollards are the environmentally friendly alternative to the traditional treated pine bollard. The finish of the posts are clean [...]

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 [...]

Home Owner Installs Picket Fencing in Langwarrin, Victoria

A home in Langwarrin, Victoria had an old wooden picket fence installed in the front yard. After only a few years of being installed, termites had taken over the wood and the fence required re painting every year. Ronda Brookes, a now happy picket fence owner, had Replas solid white pickets installed in place of [...]

Plank Sign Stands Tall at Cairns Works Depot in Queensland

Cairns Regional Council have recently installed a recycled plastic Plank Sign at the Cairns Works Depot. Using recycled plastic products in the Queensland environment means no termites will be eating away at this plank sign. The humid weather along with the harsh sun will not crack, rot, or split the sign. The text of 'Cairns [...]

East Point Reserve in Northern Territory Install Replas Bollards

The battle between termites and timber is over at East Point Reserve in Darwin, NT with the new installation of recycled plastic bollards from Replas. The installers, T/V Vrahos Contractors, explains, “the installation of 900 bollards at East Point Reserve was particularly quite easy to install. They are light in weight and the four holes [...]

Brolga Bollards Installed in Victoria Point Memorial Park, Queensland

"What was once a sleepy Bayside village has evolved into one of the fastest-growing suburbs in the Redlands, with a mix of residential, conservation and commercial areas. " - Redland City Council on Victoria Point, QLD. Ern & Alma Dowling Memorial Park in Victoria Point is an ideal spot to enjoy the sunny day in [...]

Daintree Seats Installed in Elrundie, Darwin – 5 Years Later

In the suburb of Royal Park at Durack Estate in Darwin lies Replas bollards and Daintree seats. Visiting Darwin, the Northern Territory Sales Rep, Steven, had noticed both the bollards and Daintree seats have not been effected by either the hot conditions or the termites - a massive bonus for using recycled plastic products in [...]

Did you know…?

Termites cause more damage to homes in Australia than fire, floods, storms and tempest combined. There is a high incidence of infestation in The Northern Territory which creates a serious problem for the NT parks and reserve. Recycled-plastic bollards provide the perfect solution. Timber bollards might create a delicious outdoor dining experience for termites, but [...]