Take a quick (and educational) tea break with us! Customers are invited to book in a 10-minute Zoom or Microsoft Teams chat to learn about new products. Presentations are guaranteed no longer than 10-minutes plus Q&A. Choose from: ChillOUT Tree (recommended) Latest Linea additions. Wood Without Worry. Or request a custom presentation. Each participant will receive a T2 gift box (optional). Book by contacting us on email@example.com, or via the button below. Win one of three BLUNT umbrellas Tea Time bookings for Australian customers during August and September will go into a draw for a chance to win one of three BLUNT umbrellas, valued at up to $159. Winners will be notified on 1st October 2022. Image: BLUNT.
How street smart are you?
Take this quiz to test your urban streetscape knowledge and for the chance to win the latest iPod shuffle.
Answers and results by profession will be posted June 30 2012. All responses will be confidential.
1) What is a bollard?
a) A dog bowl that is attached to a drinking fountain
b) A short post used to divert traffic from an area or road
c) A male Bollywood actor
2) What kind of metal is the least corrosive and therefore most suitable for outdoor furniture?
3) What is the correct term for this definition:
A roofed passageway or indoor court usually containing a variety of shops or businesses.
4) What would you use this object from Street Furniture Australia for?
a) To sit on
b) To dispose of a cigarette
c) To park a bicycle
5) Which is the most suitable timber for use in outdoor furniture?
6) What is the correct term for this definition:
Covering metal with zinc to avoid corrosion.
Which of these public services is untrue?
a) Chocolate milk emanates from bubblers in Monaco
b) You can refill your bottles with orange juice in Japan
c) Drink fountains in France offer sparkling water
Please send your answers, name and profession to firstname.lastname@example.org with subject title “How street smart are you?” for your chance to win the latest iPod shuffle from Apple. Winner will be contacted by email on June 30 2012.
Street Furniture Australia products will be on show at the ASLA 2022 EXPO in San Francisco, from November 12 to 13, 2022. Visit Booth 251 to see the sleek and minimalist Linea range, including Cubes, Platform, Sun Lounge, Seats, Curved Bench and Picnic Settings, and complementary Monsoon Litter Bins and Cafe Stools. Check out a variety of durable and low-maintenance materials and colours including five Wood Without Worry aluminium woodgrain batten shades, the new Earthy Pastel powdercoat range, and DuraBright fade-resistant colours. Street Furniture Australia will co-present the stand with California-based partner Spruce & Gander, who represent our products as an exclusive distributor in California, Ohio, Texas, North Dakota, South Dakota, Minnesota, Wisconsin, Indiana and Kentucky. Dates and times:Saturday, November 12, 2022. 9:30am – 6:00pm.Sunday, November 13, 2022. 10:00am – …
Street Furniture Australia is donating $40,000 worth of furniture from breakout spaces from the 2022 Festival of Landscape Architecture: COUNTRY to The Murri School, an Aboriginal and Islander Independent Community School in Brisbane. The collection of Linea Seats, Cubes, Curved Benches, Sun Lounges and Picnic Settings includes a pair painted by artist Casey Coolwell-Fisher, a Quandamooka, Nunukul woman of Minjerribah (North Stradbroke Island, Queensland) – commissioned by Street Furniture Australia and Blaklash Creative. Director of Blaklash Creative and member of the Festival Creative Directorate Troy Casey says, “A huge part of the festival was about how we can ensure that community gets something from it. We spent two days sharing our culture, our experiences, and the responsibility to positive impact. We can’t really do that without giving back to mob, …
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.
We’re excited to announce the winner of our Apple Watch competition is Bec Ho from Touched by Olivia, a children’s organisation that works to create inclusive public play spaces. Bec Ho was presented with the Apple Watch by SFA’s Michelle Herbut this week. Street Furniture Australia ran a competition to attract new readers to our e-newsletter, StreetChat. People were invited to sign up to the newsletter for a chance to win an Apple Watch valued at $499. To sign up to StreetChat, a monthly news service about furnishing the public realm, please click here.
Street Furniture Australia held the annual National Sales Conference in our new office and factory in Regents Park, Sydney. To kickstart the event, we played Street Furniture Trivia and held a competitive model-making session. Trivia was fiercely fought by the various teams. Here are a few of the questions: Q1. What famous design office did Darrel Conybeare work in prior to establishing SFA? Answer: Charles and Ray Eames Office, USA. Q2. What edible item was studied when designing the Monsoon Bin roof? Answer: Pringle chip. Q3. What does the swish symbol in our logo represent? Answer: Relaxation, a seat and the letter ‘S’. Q4. Which Street Furniture product appeared in the Coldplay music video The Stars in the Sky? Answer: Classic Plaza Seat in red 2PAC finish. Trivia was won …