The 25-year celebration for Australian Innovative Systems (AIS) was unlike anything previously seen in the swimming pool and spa industry.
Residential Pools and Spas
latest news from the residential segment of the swimming pool and spa industry
SafeTech Hardware Australia is voluntarily recalling the striker component of their key lockable pool gate latches.
The 2014 drowning death of a 22-month old toddler was the result of several instances of poor supervision not only by the foster parents but also by the care organisation and FACS.
In an important win for the pool and spa industry, the skills service organisation Artibus has been commissioned by the federal Government to support a review of the pool and spa building and pool and spa service national trade qualifications.
Following a long-running safety campaign by SPASA Victoria with other stakeholders, the Victorian government has agreed to implement a mandatory pool and spa barrier inspection program in Victoria.
Australian and New Zealand regulators are moving forward with the acceptance of the Fluidra and Zodiac merger. In November 2017, Zodiac and Fluidra reached agreement to merge their pool equipment businesses globally, including in Australia and New Zealand. The Australian Competition & Consumer Commission is now holding an informal review and inviting comments from interested […]
AstralPool Australia has taken on SPASA Australia’s 2018 Platinum Sponsorship.
The longest standing state-based SPASA CEO, Brendan Watkins, has resigned. He had marshalled the Victorian organisation since 2006.
SPASA Victoria has highlighted the dangers of using non-SPASA members following an investigation into the behaviour of former AFL star Nick Stevens.
In a case that highlights the importance of supervision, the stepfather of a five-year-old boy who drowned at a UK water park has been jailed for more than seven years. He pleaded guilty to manslaughter by gross negligence.
As well as the informative news items and product information, this issue has many features some great information on how swimming is helping our country become healthier, and reasons why swimming pools are a great social and financial investment.
The recent Sydney Pool Spa & Outdoor Living Expo at Rosehill Gardens has drawn a serious audience of eager pool and spa consumers.
Following strong showings in Melbourne and Sydney, the Perth Pool Spa & Outdoor Living Expo also attracted excellent numbers, breaking the existing record for event.
South Australia sizzled in this summer and SPASA is expecting the warm weather to translate into bumper crowds for the new look Pool Spa & Outdoor Living Expo from March 24 to 25 at Adelaide Showground.
Chris Newton says he has the answer for when your prospect says: “We’d like to go with you but we’ve got a lower quote by $3000 – can you do a better deal?”
Melbourne photographer Tom Blachford is showcasing the fourth instalment in his Midnight Modern series at Michael Reid Contemporary Art Gallery, Sydney.