News: Surfaces

Sydney Sports Academy athletics track closed in Narrabeen

The NSW Office of Sport has opened a temporary athletics grass track at the Sydney Academy of Sports (SAS) in Narrabeen following ongoing issues with the synthetic surface. With the…

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Apr 17, 2024 Safety / Sport / Surfaces /


New synthetic rink increases play time at Gisborne Bowling Club

Gisborne & District Bowling Club, located in the Macedon Ranges north-west of Melbourne, can welcome more players all year round following the opening last Friday of a new synthetic…

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Apr 9, 2024 Recreation / Sport / Surfaces /


‘Verti Draining’ used on turf surface at Barham Recreation Reserve

Murray River Council has advised that Barham Recreation Reserve's main AFL ground recently underwent some work to relieve compaction on the surface and allow better water…

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Mar 25, 2024 Sport / Surfaces /


IAKS launches report on key trends for outdoor sports surfaces

The International Association for Sports and Leisure Facilities (IAKS) has released a guidance report exploring the changing needs and demands of sport and active recreation, from…

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Mar 23, 2024 Recreation / Sport / Surfaces /


NSW Government looks for community feedback on new sport field synthetic turf guidelines

Synthetic surfaces are sometimes considered in place of natural grass to accommodate the different demands placed on open spaces. The NSW Government is currently looking for community…

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Mar 17, 2024 Environment / Government / Parks / Sport / Surfaces /


Suncorp Stadium ready for NRL return after summer concerts

Suncorp Stadium is set to welcome back the NRL tomorrow with the Dolphins playing host to the North Queensland Cowboys in a Queensland derby to start their second season in the…

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Mar 9, 2024 Entertainment / Sport / Surfaces / Technology / Venues /


Broken Hill City Council commits to 10 new netball courts with Rebound Ace surfaces

Broken Hill City Council’s netball facilities will take top priority in ongoing upgrades of the O'Neill Sporting Complex, after Council committed $3.8 million to the project at…

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Mar 5, 2024 Sport / Surfaces /


Surface and lighting upgrades among projects to be supported by Victorian Government’s Country Football and Netball Program

Surface and lighting upgrades are among the 12 new projects to share in more than $2.5 million from the Victorian Government’s Country Football and Netball Program that’s been…

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Feb 27, 2024 Sport / Surfaces / Venues /


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APT Asia Pacific Pty Ltd

APT (Advanced Polymer Technology) is the leading global manufacturer of polyurethane-based materials, acrylic coatings and synthetic turf products for sporting and recreational applications. From…

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Environment / Sport / Surfaces / Technology


Smart Connection Consultancy

Smart Connection Consultancy is a boutique sport and recreation consultancy who has become one of Australia’s leading advocates for the use of synthetic sports surfaces as a vehicle to grow…

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Consultants / Recreation / Sport / Surfaces



Parkequip is an approved supplier under the NSW LGP Contract 308 for a range of products including play equipment, shade, shelters, safe fall, park furniture and school outdoor seating. All materials…

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Fitness / Parks / Play / Recreation / Surfaces



Quayclean are a national cleaning and waste services partner with proven results in the understanding and delivery of cleaning needs and challenges faced by facilities including; major venues and…

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Aquatics / Hospitality / Surfaces / Venues


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