Allett Sports and Pro Range, Now in Australia!

Introducing the Allett Sports and Pro Range, supplied and distributed by ADE Turf Equipment, who are based in Chelsea Heights, Victoria. For a high-quality professional cylinder mower, you cannot beat Allett’s Professional Mower Range. They manufacture the best quality professional cylinder mower for the sports professional and a variety of sports grounds. Plus, they currently supply some of the most …

Women in the Turf Industry – Eden Zanker

We sat down with Sports Turf apprentice and 1st pick for Melbourne in the AFLW draft in 2017, Eden Zanker, to hear her perspective on the industry. • What lured you to study in the Turf Industry? I have a farming background and a lot of the concepts of fertilizers (and their ratios), sprays, management of irrigation etc. So, a …

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 – …

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 …

Seasons Greetings from President and STA (Vic) Committee.

We have had a fabulous year in 2018.  Some well attended and well received events starting in April with OH&S at Junction Oval; return to the MCG in July for the Sports Turf Seminar; an informative and well run Pitch Preparation Day in September plus good news on the sports turf education front regarding the opportunities in education for the …

SPORTS TURF ASSOCIATION (VIC) STUDENT SPONSORSHIP

PRESS RELEASE, JANUARY 2018 SPORTS TURF ASSOCIATION (VIC) STUDENT SPONSORSHIP Diploma of Sports Turf Management – Horticulture The Sports Turf Association (Vic) Inc. is again happy to announce it has agreed to offer and partially fund a student sponsorship. This sponsorship is designed to encourage students to move from Certificate III in Sports Turf Management – Apprenticeship into Diploma studies. …

Sports Turf Seminar – 19th July 2017

SPORTS TURF SEMINAR STA (Vic) is excited to announce the forthcoming Sports Turf Seminar to be held at AAMI Park on Wednesday 19th July, 2017. We proudly partner with Jacobsen again this year as our major sponsor and look forward to hearing from Brent Harvey our guest speaker.  Brent is undoubtedly one of the AFL’s stars of the 21st Century. …