Sports Turf Seminar at the MCG

Last week at the Sports Turf Seminar at the MCG one of the great presentations was from Ernie Gmehling of Groundscience – The Science behind preparing a cricket wicket presented by Ernie Gmehling of Groundscience click here to see the presentation

Annual General Meeting 10th July 2019

Notices have previously been sent out to STA (Vic) members notifying of the Annual General Meeting to be held at 8.00am sharp, prior to the Sports Turf Seminar at the MCG on the 10th July 2019. To view documents for the AGM, click on the links below:- Notice to Members of AGM 10 July 2019 Minutes of Meeting 25th July …

Turf Consultant – Natural Turf Surfaces

Endeavour Turf Professionals Pty Ltd – Melbourne Vic Is your passion natural turf surfaces? Do you have technical knowledge? Are you a turf consultant, agronomist, civil engineer or turf project manager? Melbourne Location, immediate start. If your passion is natural turf sports surfaces and you want to work in a supportive dynamic independent turf consultancy, this is the role for …

Sports Turf Seminar, 10th July, 2019 at the MCG

Thank you to our joint major sponsors Bayer and Toro, and our member sponsors for supporting STA (Vic) in bringing you another great day packed full of information and networking Please click on the links below for the Seminar program and the registration form. Program Sports Turf Seminar 10 July 2019 Registration Form 10 July (F) Directional MCG Map – …

Summary of OH&S & Wellbeing Seminar at GMHBA Stadium, Geelong, 2nd April 2019

Many thanks go to our sponsor of the day – Syngenta. Dan Docherty and Tim Bilston from Syngenta based their presentation around Syngenta Tools to assist with common workplace WHS situations. We were pleased to welcome 13 students and 3 teachers from Gordon Tafe, Geelong. It was a great training day for the students. Our MC for the day, Greg …

Parks & Leisure Australia – 2019 Vic/Tas Region State Conference

Early Bird Closing has been extended to Friday 12th April, 2019 for the 2019 Vic/Tas Region State Conference to be held on the 16-17 May 2019 at RACV Cape Schanck Resort on the Mornington Peninsula. Click on the link below to read more. PLA VICTAS flyer Cape Schanck 16-17 May 2019  

Compare possible hours of use for different sports field construction types and maintenance inputs

Sports Turf Association Victoria Final Report Summary January 2019 Co-authored by John Neylan (Turfgrass Consulting & Research) & David Nickson (Grand Prix Turf). Below is the Final Report Summary.  It can be found in .pdf format here.  If you’d like the complete report, click here. INTRODUCTION Over the past decade the number of sports field constructions and renovations has increased …