Country NSW Shows the "Big Smoke' How its Done
4 Jun 2012 - Rugby - Grant Thomas
Mid Western Regional Council is the local government authority in the central table-lands of NSW encompassing Mudgee and the many small, country communities surrounding it. The plan for the council was to take advantage of the areas thriving wineries and tourist attractions and develop the local sporting fields into areas that could be considered “premium”.
Mudgee's Newly Built Field to Host NSW City vs Country Match
19 Apr 2012 - Rugby - Grant Thomas
The NRL travels to Mudgee this weekend to contest the annual City V Country match ( the traditional trial match for NSW Origin selection). Glen Willow Sporting Complex is hosting the event. The recently built, sand profile field was constructed by Sydney based – Sustainable Turf Renovations (STR).
Quick action required for Race Track after Jockeys walk
6 Dec 2011 - Racing / Equestrian - Grant Thomas
Newcastle Jockey Club encountered a deteriorating race track causing safety concerns for horses and the jockeys which necessitated urgent attention. Officials of Racing NSW and club officials met with Sydney based contractors, Sustainable Turf Renovations to discuss the options available to get the track racing safely and continue the historic racing schedule of the Hunter region.
QLD Cricket Renovation Works at Allan Border Field
15 Apr 2011 - Cricket - Grant Thomas - 1 comment
Allan Border Field is widely regarded as QLD’s 2nd best cricket ground, behind the Gabba and is the home of the Australian Cricket Academy. The facilities are second to none and the crew of keen groundsmen, led by David Sandurski have the pride and the nous to upkeep it as desired.