It was a year of collaborative projects, smart technology, smart furniture and smart cities – but first and foremost great public spaces that answered their community’s needs. Count down our top six StreetChat stories of 2018, that were most popular with subscribers. 6. Competitions: Win a Drone and Smart Watch StreetChat subscribers contributed some creative entries in both competitions, but there could only be one winner for each. Luke Cox from Phillips Smith Conwell Architects in Brisbane was named the winner of the android smart watch for his acrostic poem entry. Matthew Moore, also from Brisbane but with HASSELL, took home the DJI Spark Mini Drone for his beachside augmented reality Aria. See the gallery of entries. Matthew Moore’s augmented reality Aria, by the sea. 5. Smart Social Spaces Georges River Council and the …
Fast Delivery Bollards
Designer Blade Bollards are in-stock now.
If you need bollards in a hurry, this is the perfect solution. The Blade Bollard is available for dispatch and can be easily bolted on-site.
Simply select whether you wish to install on the ground (‘surface fixed’) or below ground (‘subsurface fixed’) and we will arrange delivery.
Bollards are a great way to increase safety, control traffic or simply mark out your area.
The Blade Bollard is all-cast metal and powder coated in a precious silver finish by leading brand Interpon.
The unique multifunctional design also allows people to use the bollard as a bicycle stand or dog tether. Multifunctional products are effective in minimising clutter and ideal for community environments.
Available while stock lasts.
Seven special-edition rainbow Pride Seats, donated by Street Furniture Australia to the Inner West Council to celebrate marriage equality, have now been installed. Each seat recognises a local activist who has advanced LGBTIQ human rights, equity and inclusion. They are found in the suburbs of Newtown, Rozelle, Marrickville, Leichhardt, Summer Hill and Lilyfield. The unveiling … The first rainbow seat, installed in Newtown, was unveiled in an emotional ceremony attended by many of the dedication nominees, their families, friends and the community. Particularly moving speeches were given by the loved ones of those recognised posthumously. Elder Aunty Jenny Thomsen opened the event with thoughts on rainbows as symbols of healing and love, saying the seats will “reflect light out” into the community. “Public art is very important because it expresses who were are as a community …
If you are interested in smart furniture, this handbook is for you. PowerMe™, Australia’s first smart bench, the Aria seating system and eBin are all featured in this compact all-in-one publication. The handbook includes step-by-step guides to specify your range. Use Augmented Reality to visualise your furniture in the park. Select from a wide range of hi-tech finishes, including Woodgrain and Textura, for premium low-maintenance options. Download the Smart Suite Handbook (40 pages, 8.8MB) or order your own copy today
A simple solution inspired by popular demand, Street Furniture Australia’s new plinth bracket allows seats and benches to fix straight onto concrete and eliminates the need to design and fabricate custom parts. After being inundated with requests to mount our seats on plinths, SFA production manager Christopher Morgan used our in-house 3D printer to create a model for a bracket to match our benches and seats. The new plinth bracket now joins our standard range, received with interest by councils and landscape architects. The bracket is available, at no extra cost, for our Galleria, Concourse and Mall benches, slim benches and seats, with battens in Jarrah, anodised aluminium or powder coated in any colour. A discrete solution, ready to order. Enquire now.
The Arqua Fountain, an advanced hi-tech drinking fountain, is now available with integrated dog bubbler. The all-in-one fountain allows passers-by to take a drink, refill a 600 ml bottle, and even rehydrate their dog, with minimum fuss. Street Furniture Australia has been continually refining the Arqua Fountain since its first release in 2006. More than 700 Arqua Fountains have been installed in schools, parks, transport hubs and on university campuses. The dog bubbler, activated by stepping on a paw button, creates an instant water supply at ground-level, then drains the water to maintain hygiene. A number of new features make this innovative bubbler stand out. The dog bubbler, activated by stepping on a paw button, creates an instant water supply at ground-level, then drains the water to maintain hygiene. It is …