Once the weather turns wet we’re likely to see an increase in the number of frogs finding their way into backyard swimming pools. BioGuard’s Bill Mansfield has offered a few suggestions to help keep frogs out of the pool.
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The Narellan Pools factory at Burnside Road, Staplyton on the Gold Coast caught fire on February 6, in the second fibreglass pool facility blaze this year following the Compass Pools warehouse fire in January.
Here are four pool and aquatic tenders and requests for expressions of interest from local councils for construction work and leases.
SPASA Victoria is celebrating following an increase of visitor attendance to their rejigged summer expo, retitled the Pool & Spa Expo + Outdoor Design Show
The person who was the inspiration for his father Candido’s invention – the Jacuzzi whirlpool – has passed way aged 75.
Year in Review: in January 2017 Compass Pools had a close shave, with a fire running through their stores warehouse at Tomago, which had become their sole manufacturing site for their pool shells.
Year in Review: In February 2017, well-known Melbourne volume swimming pool builder Lazaway Pools and Spas collapsed, leaving many Victorian customers in the lurch.
Swimart began back in 1983 as a single pool retail store in the Sydney suburb of Killara. Over the intervening 34 years, it has grown into an extensive network of 73 franchise outlets and more than 250 mobile service vans across Australia and New Zealand.
Hayward Pool Products Australia managing director Tony Sharpe and Cooke Industries managing director Cliff Cooke will be completing the Kokoda Trek together to mark the 75th anniversary of the Kokoda Trail Campaign.
Daisy Pool Covers has been running a photo competition called the BestPhotoBomb Challenge, with the monthly winner getting a Megaboom waterproof speaker and $500 worth of pool supplies.
An inquest into the drowning death of a 21-month-old toddler has prompted the ACT coroner to call for an urgent review of the laws regulating pool fencing.
Having osteoarthritis patients walking against a systematically high and low resistance in water resulted in significant reduction in pain, improved mobility, balance and function.
The new ad promotes the NSW consumer Pool & Spa Expo, to be held on the weekend of February 25 and 26.
NSW Health has some great new posters while Recreation SA has released a new video and its first ever public pool code of practice.
The board of directors of The Association of Pool & Spa Professionals (APSP) and the National Swimming Pool Foundation (NSPF) have announced they will not continue with the unification process to consolidate the two organisations.
The digital version of SPLASH! 109 is out now. It includes recent developments on natural pools, new ideas for hydrotherapy and a couple of stories on Australian manufacturing.