News: Surfaces

Australian Golf Course Superintendents’ Association names new Chief Executive

The Board of the Australian Golf Course Superintendents' Association (AGCSA) has announced that Mark Unwin has been appointed as the association’s new Chief Executive. Unwin, who…

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Sep 5, 2017 Golf / Sport / Surfaces /


Polytan Symposium designed to support local sport facility development

Following a series of successful past events, leading sport surfacing company Polytan will be staging another its series of events designed to support local sport facility development at…

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Sep 5, 2017 Design / Recreation / Sport / Surfaces / Venues /


New Australian Standard for turf use

After many months of investment in research and trialling from the Australian turf industry, using turf as an erosion control method is now officially listed as an Australian Standard. The…

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Sep 4, 2017 Environment / Parks / Sport / Surfaces /


Aura Sport named official Commonwealth Games partner

Brisbane-based sports flooring company Aura has been named as an official partner of the Gold Coast 2018 Commonwealth Games (GC2018). Announced last week by Queensland Commonwealth Games…

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Sep 1, 2017 Events / Sport / Surfaces /


Perth Stadium playing surface installation completed

Installation of the turf onto the Perth Stadium playing surface is now complete marking another step towards completion of the 60,000-seat venue in early 2018. With the installation of the…

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Aug 23, 2017 Sport / Surfaces / Venues /


Gabba curator Kevin Mitchell jnr to retire after Ashes

Brisbane venue The Gabba is set to recruit a new head curator, with legendary Grounds Manager Kevin Mitchell Jr. set to retire after this year’s Ashes Test in November. Following in…

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Aug 22, 2017 Sport / Surfaces / Venues /


New QBE Stadium sportsfield enhances ability to host community events

The upgrade of QBE Stadium’s outer oval with a new hybrid turf surface has boosted the Auckland venue’s ability to host high-performance and community sports activity throughout…

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Aug 14, 2017 Recreation / Sport / Surfaces / Venues /


MCG seeks new head groundsman after departure of Tony Gordon

The Melbourne Cricket Club (MCC) is to undertake a global search for a suitable replacement for Melbourne Cricket Ground head groundsman and Arenas Operations Manager Tony Gordon whose…

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Aug 11, 2017 Sport / Surfaces / Venues /


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HG Sports Turf are market leaders in the design and construction of premium sports fields across Australia, New Zealand and Asia. The Sydney Olympics in 2000, 2006 Commonwealth Games in Melbourne,…

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Parks / Recreation / Sport / Surfaces / Venues



Rhinoplay offers playground equipment in Australia that is safe, durable, and most importantly fun! We specialise in creating unique indoor playgrounds for play centres and outdoor playgrounds for…

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Parks / Play / Surfaces



Regupol Australia Pty Ltd offers a comprehensive range of recycled rubber fitness and leisure flooring surfaces. Their range of products include everroll rubber flooring, Regupol elastic…

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Fitness / Recreation / Safety / Surfaces



Established in 1994, Ceramic Solutions has excelled at the supply and installation of swimming pool tiles and equipment for the pool and leisure industry, with a focus on the needs of end-users. …

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Aquatics / Design / Surfaces / Venues


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