New Shindaiwa C4 Technology
30 Sep 2010 - Industry News - Press Release
Until recently, nearly all outdoor power tools such as brushcutters, hedgetrimmers and power blowers were powered by two-stroke engines.
Ransomes Jacobsen Opens Head Office to Public in UK Open Days
30 Sep 2010 - Industry News - Peter Driver
Ransomes Jacobsen, the Ipswich-based turf maintenance equipment manufacturer, threw open the gates to its European head office and invited the UK turf industry to an Open House event over two days in late September.
ABEL Sports Launches Coaches Boxes
30 Sep 2010 - General Sports - John Cann
Abel Sports have now added Coaches Boxes to its range of sports ground products. These new Coaches Boxes are currently installed at Casey Fields AFL Sports grounds in Cranbourne , Victoria.
STA QLD Road Trip Invite
30 Sep 2010 - Shows and seminars - Malcolm Caddies
Come and see what the north coast is doing! This is your invite for the 14th October STA QLD's bus trip to the Sunshine Coast. On the itinerary are the best turf destinations including Caboolture Turf Farm Corbould and Stocklank Parks.
Kingston Heath Regional Soccer Complex Official Opening
30 Sep 2010 - Football - Gavin Darby
Simon Crean, Federal Member for Hotham has seen the Kingston Heath Regional Soccer Complex project come to fruition. The project has been funded with over $2.9 million!
Turf Roll-Out at S.A The Dunes Golf Course
29 Sep 2010 - Golf - Press Release
The roll-out of more than 180,000sqm of top quality instant turf has commenced at South Australia’s first Greg Norman-designed golf course at Port Hughes.
The King of Queen's at The Queen's Club UK
29 Sep 2010 - Tennis - Tom James
Barely a month after the Aegon tennis championships, Centre Court at The Queen’s Club is back to its resplendent best. Tom James meets Head Groundsman, Graham Kimpson
Spring Turf Renovations Underway in Queenstown
29 Sep 2010 - General Sports - Editor
Lakes Leisure’s turf team have commenced their spring turf renovation programme resulting in the temporary closure of fields and reserves across the Queenstown Lakes district. Fields are scheduled to reopen following Labour Weekend on Tuesday 26 October.
TigerTurf WETT Dressed Surface is not so Wet!
29 Sep 2010 - Hockey - Jo Prothero
After almost 20 years of action, Bathurst Regional Council chose TigerTurf to resurface one of their three existing synthetic pitches, at the Cooke Hockey complex.
Biggest Kubota Ever
28 Sep 2010 - General News - Press Release
In its 120th year of operation, Kubota has launched its newest and largest tractor range ever, the new MX Series with up to 135 horsepower.
Ross Perrett invests in Golf
28 Sep 2010 - Golf - Helen Perrett
Thomson Perrett Managing Director Ross Perrett has invested in the Mornington Peninsula’s, St Andrews Beach Golf Course. Having obtained the original permits for the course and designed the original masterplan more than 10 years ago, Ross has a strong link to the project.
John Deere Introduces New Z700 Series Zero-Turn Mowers
28 Sep 2010 - General News - Rene Lubbers
Looking to simplify the decision process for entry-level professionals, John Deere announces the launch of the Z700 ZTrak™ Series.
Trick for Accurate Watering
28 Sep 2010 - Industry News - Editor
A Cromwell turf specialist is encouraging the Central Otago District Council (CODC) to follow the lead of a Melbourne council and help residents measure water use on their lawns and gardens.
Changes to the Top at TPA
28 Sep 2010 - Industry News - Dave Raison
The Turf Producers Association of Australia Limited (TPA) has experienced a round of changes and new appointments coinciding with the Annual General Meeting held September 7, at the Hawkesbury Race Club in Sydney.
John Deere Ute Winner Passionate About Green Machines
27 Sep 2010 - Industry News - Rene Lubbers
Cropping farmer and agricultural contractor Ewan Powdrell from Wairoa, New Zealand has won a Holden SV6 ute and 100 litres of John Deere oil in the ‘Win a Ute and Oil to Boot’ competition.
27 Sep 2010 - Football - Chris Hague
Robbie and Venus Williams, Madonna and Maradona, Mick Jagger and Tyson, R2D2, Speedway, Monster Trucks, dinner parties, exhibitions, conferences, operas and musicals. The turf industry has progressed in recent years. Chris Hague guides us through two years in the life of Denmark’s ‘MCG, the Parken Stadium, in Copenhagen.
The poor state of rugby grounds in NSW
27 Sep 2010 - Rugby - Editor
After attending today’s rugby preliminary final between Eastwood and Randwick at Woollahra Oval, I have to say that the state of the playing surface and spectator facilities is appalling and it is inexcusable that the NSW Rugby Union could countenance playing such an important finals series match at this venue.