Damn Straight!

Damn Straight!

Line marking is crucial in preparing a first-class rugby field, serving several essential functions that are integral to the game. Firstly, it provides clear demarcation of the playing boundaries, try lines, and goal areas. The accuracy of these lines ensures that the...

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TOP LINE SPREADER

TOP LINE SPREADER

Introducing the latest acquisition in our quest to deliver optimal sports turf services – the Dakota 414 Turf Tender. Ideal for our clients’ sports fields, the 414 is versatile, cost-effective, and makes light work of topdressing large areas while maintaining an...

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Ready 4 Play

Ready 4 Play

Our sporticulturalists have done it again - turning out this field for tomorrow's matches. Presentation plays a pivotal role - serving both functional and aesthetic purposes. A well-maintained field not only ensures the safety of the players but also enhances...

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Mulch for Winter

Mulch for Winter

Mulching for the winter shares many advantages with summer mulching, such as decreasing water evaporation, protecting against soil erosion, and suppressing weed growth. Applying a generous layer of mulch on top of the soil can help stabilise soil temperature and...

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Giant Bromeliad

Giant Bromeliad

Originally native to Brazil, Alcantarea imperialis 'Rubra' or Giant Bromeliad, is a strikingly beautiful variety of bromeliad that reproduces primarily through two methods: sexual reproduction via seeds and asexual reproduction via offsets, also known as ‘pups’. Once...

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Miniature Roses

Miniature Roses

This newly planted-out garden features Iceberg Roses, a species first introduced over 40 years ago. Iceberg Roses grow best in well-drained acidic soil, and should be planted in areas that will get a minimum of 6 hours of full sun exposure. Full sun is important to...

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Last Wicket before Winter

Last Wicket before Winter

Kyran’s another one of our green keepers doing an outstanding job. Last week he turned out a top-shelf pitch for the first grade ISA premiership final - and received plenty of praise and positive feedback from players, parents, and coaches alike. Not one to rest on...

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The Gold Logie

The Gold Logie

WELCOME TO THE TEAM – GRAEME LOGAN When it comes to reputations – it’s pretty hard to match this man’s achievements in the sports turf industry. From overseeing the construction of the stadium surface at the 2000 Olympics, to preparing the fields for State of Origins,...

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Mini-makeover

Mini-makeover

This morning's mini-makeover was carried out in record time at one of our private college client's sites. A dozen new plants and a load of fresh mulch really does make a difference - nice work Erik!

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Staff Wanted

Staff Wanted

Looking for an exciting job in grounds, gardens and sports field maintenance? Look no further - Solid Ground are NOW HIRING. We’ve got plenty of career opportunities, and… You could really go places! Give us a call. NSW 02 8090 9055 / QLD 07 3062 6746

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