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Take a look at all the interesting exhibitors you'll be meeting at Green Pavlova 2024. If you would like to take part yourself, look at the exhibitor prospectus to find out more about being part of #GP2024

Premier Trade

Playground People

www.playgrounds.co.nz/

Proudly supporting Recreation Aotearoa for over 15 years, Playground People is a family business and New Zealand's leading playground and outdoor fitness equipment manufacturer with decades of experience. We specialise in creating high quality, innovative and robust playground and recreation spaces that deliver exceptional play value. On top of our own manufacturing capabilities, we also have exclusive distributorship for the world’s best playground brands. We combine these to deliver truly world-class, award-winning playgrounds to schools and communities all over New Zealand.

Exhibitors

Advance Landscape Systems

www.advancelandscape.co.nz/

Advance Landscape Systems is New Zealand's preferred choice for landscaping, revegetation and environmental solutions. We provide value solutions suited to the difficult and demanding conditions in New Zealand's unique outdoor environment. Advance are the premier suppliers to the landcare sector, providing a wide variety of innovative products that have been both designed in house and imported from reputable manufacturers around the globe. Wherever possible, we source and provide products that are friendly to the environment.

Blue Pacific Minerals

www.bpmnz.co.nz/plant-soil-and-turf/

Blue Pacific Minerals are committed to specialist solutions for parks, sports fields, and open spaces. They focus on harnessing advanced technologies and environmentally friendly materials to contribute to the enhancement and protection of the environment and recreational spaces.

With unique zeolite and nutrient loaded soil solutions, Blue Pacific Minerals is dedicated to innovative, smarter solutions. Whether you seek robust growth or need to address nutrient deficiencies, Blue Pacific Minerals offer solutions for improving soil structure, nutrient retention, moisture management, turf resistance and root growth.

With their ability to blend liquids and zeolite together, they provide a unique granular wetter, liquid fertilisers and slow-release fertilisers that are customised to meet specific applications for parks, sports fields, and open spaces.

Boffa Miskell

www.boffamiskell.co.nz/

Boffa Miskell takes an integrated approach to delivering engaging and inclusive spaces for recreation, outdoor learning, and socialising. Each of our designs responds to the unique environment in which it sits; and the inspiration offered by landscape, cultural heritage, educational opportunities, and the wider community. Boffa Miskell’s play specialists are supported by talented landscape architects, ecologists, planners, engagement specialists and our cultural team, Te Hīhiri.
Whānau Ātea in Auckland’s Mangere Bridge; Napier’s all-abilities Anderson Park Playground; the first-of-its-kind Mara Hupara playspace in Auckland; and Te Āhuru Mōwai Playground in Marton are just a few examples of Boffa Miskell’s multi-award winning work.

Creo

creospace.co.nz/

Creo is your playground creation partner, offering everything from design and construction to safety surfacing and equipment manufacturing, all under one roof. Partner with us to bring your playground vision to life!

Daltons

www.daltons.co.nz

Keeping New Zealand Growing since 1947.
Daltons is passionate about all things gardening and have been providing superior growing media
products to kiwi gardeners and professional growers since 1947.

Exeloo

exeloo.com/

INTELLIGENT PUBLIC TOILET SYSTEMS
Crafted with innovation and design excellence second to none
Built to Last - Using the finest materials
Inclusion - Hygienic, comfortable and respectful environments for all
Safety - A specialist helping you provide a safe and secure public asset
Hygiene - Pioneering touchless systems to protect users

FPC / Watershed

www.watershednz.co.nz/

FPC and Watershed working together for you, and with you, to plan, build and manage your assets so you get more out of them.

Watershed is a privately owned company, with offices in Auckland, Tauranga, Palmerston North & Christchurch. Since 2006 Watershed has excelled in providing advice, support and services to the aquatics, recreation, and education sectors across New Zealand. We are now proud national partners of Recreation Aotearoa, an organisation we have been members of since we started.

Boasting a diverse portfolio of over 200 client sites nationwide, the nature of the work Watershed undertakes varies depending on the needs of the client. Our work includes providing feasibility studies, reviews of staff and processes, staff training, problem diagnosis and solutions, project management, asset management planning, LTP authoring, and overall facility evaluations.

In 2021 Watershed acquired FPC bringing together over 40 years of expertise as one of the leading suppliers and manufacturers of the equipment for the aquatic and recreation sectors with a particular interest and strength in the design and construction of splash pads and interactive waterplay features.

Watershed and FPC can deliver world class outdoor aquatic play spaces, amongst other things, from inception through to opening day and beyond.
You might be surprised at what we can do for you and your community by combining our skills and experience with your vision.

Frame Group

www.frame.co.nz

Frame Group is widely recognised as a thought leader, pioneer and innovator in the outdoor recreation and visitor experience sectors - helping Aotearoa New Zealand access, enjoy and protect the great outdoors.

We have 37 years of experience working with Government Departments, Councils, Businesses, Iwi/Hapu and Community Groups throughout Aotearoa – in urban open space, rural and backcountry locations.

We provide specialist professional services to the outdoor recreation and visitor experience sectors including:
• Strategic Advice
• Feasibility Studies
• Landscape Design, Concept Design and Visualisation
• Detailed Track and Trail Design
• Structural Engineering
• Planning and Consent Management
• Construction Management
• Asset Assessments – Condition, Compliance and Fit for Purpose

Generate Network

generate.nzrecreation.org.nz/site/generate-web/

Generate Network NZ is a network of up-and-coming recreation go getters that exists to build effective future leaders in the recreation industry, create a connected industry and to ensure that our industry is a great place to work.

We work at both a localised and national level to provide opportunities for our members to grow, challenges themselves and to connect. We do this through quality events, advocating for our members and building relationships and partners that create an appealing industry.

Our membership is made up of and open to emerging leaders and those new to working and/or being involved with the recreation industry. Encompassing the people, places and organisations across territorial local authorities, regional and national sport trusts and organisations, recreation consultancy and policy makers, and volunteer organisations. Our members may also include those from outdoor recreation businesses, open spaces and facilities/venues and others involved with the delivery or administration of recreation in Aotearoa New Zealand.

Green By Nature

greenbynature.co.nz/

We believe in nurturing
green spaces
We improve people’s lives by designing, building and caring for the remarkable green spaces that enable all of us to do more of the things we love.

Hydroflow

hydroflow.co.nz/

Hydroflow is one of New Zealand’s leading sources of solutions for the full lifecycle of water. Distributing world-leading plumbing, gas, irrigation and rural products, our focus is on selecting high-quality, reliable, industry proven brands, backed up by experienced market-leading technical support.

Our Irrigation division is committed to innovation, quality and water conservation. We offer tailored solutions that solve our customers’ problems by understanding and responding to new regulations and conditions.

Kiwicare

www.kiwicare.co.nz/

Kiwicare provide comprehensive, high-quality products and solutions to the Open Space Management sector including tools & accessories, synthetic and organic herbicides, plant health and lawn & turf care products.

Landscape and Grower Supplies

www.landscapeandgrower.com/

Landscape and Grower Supplies (LGS), have been dedicated to serving the horticulture industry for many years. We understand the importance of creating outdoor green spaces that promote community connection and environmental sustainability.

We are committed to providing innovative products and solutions specifically designed to meet the needs of professional landscapers and are exclusively available through us in New Zealand. This year Tree Coach, a sustainable tree staking system, and TerraCottem, the leading soil conditioner for successful planting projects, are joining us at Green Pavlova.

We look forward to connecting with you during the conference and sharing more about our products. At LGS, we are dedicated to helping you create sustainable and thriving green spaces.

Lincoln University

www.lincoln.ac.nz/study/study-programmes/programme-search/master-of-parks-management-2/

Lincoln University, one of New Zealand’s premier tertiary research institutions, collaborated with the PLF in 2023 launching the Master of Parks Management (MPKM), the first post graduate degree of its kind in the Southern hemisphere. The qualification, co-developed by Associate Professors Emma Stewart and Stephen Espiner, followed a call from the New Zealand Parks Leaders Forum (PLF) to address an urgent skills shortage in the sector. The program kicked off this past November, attracting students from across Aotearoa, with options to study via distance learning. The qualification allows all students the opportunity to upskill across all disciplines within

Living Turf

livingturf.co.nz/

Living Turf® is a large privately owned distributor of professional turf products providing strategic consultancy and expert agronomic advice to sports and open space turf managers and businesses in Australia and New Zealand. Over the years, their focus on technology advancements and product developments has remained a priority and they continue to strive to be industry thought leaders. Their science-based approach to turf management aims to partner with turf managers to produce better playing surfaces with less environmental impact. Living Turf’s sports field consultancy service provides guidance and advice for construction of new turf surfaces from qualified and experienced specialists with a wealth of knowledge. By investing in preparation and installation of turf to exact specifications, you will ensure the ongoing quality and performance of your field and save money down the line.

Matta Products

www.mattaproducts.com/play-matta

Matta provides world-leading safety surfacing solutions for playgrounds, exercise and commercial areas. We use recycled materials and pride ourselves on our quality of product, innovation and fantastic relationships with our global customers.

Mean Green Electric Mowers

meangreenproducts.com/

Mean Green Mowers is the world’s leading, commercial electric mower brand. From a 32-inch stand-on through a 96-inch wide-area mower offering 8-hours of continuous operation, the mowers have proven their effectiveness in New Zealand conditions over the past 8 years.

Metal Art/Replas

www.metalart.co.nz/

Metrogreen

www.metrogreen.co.nz/

MetroGreen is an established landscaping supply company in New Zealand with over 25 years’ experience in the core business of equipment for professional arborists, landscapers, and local bodies. MetroGreen also has 30 plus years of horticultural experience within our staff enabling us to share valuable knowledge with the industry. We offer a vast range of New Zealand’s top industry-leading brands to the Landscaper, Local Government, Arborist and Nurseryman.

Musco Lighting

www.musco.com/au

Since 1976, Musco Lighting has specialised in the design and manufacture of sports and transportation/infrastructure floodlighting solutions around the world. We’ve pioneered systems using metal halide and LED technologies that have made dramatic improvements in energy efficiency and provided affordable ways to control spill light and glare. Our new and retrofit, permanent and temporary floodlighting solutions can be found anywhere from Little League® fields to Olympic Games. Our global team partners with customers to plan, complete, and maintain a cost-effective, trouble-free floodlighting solution for their facility.

New Zealand Parks Leaders Forum

www.parksmanagers.org.nz/

The New Zealand Parks Leaders Forum is made up of a network of New Zealand parks agency managers and parks business leaders who meet regularly to assist each other and to progress sector issues and services. There are 40 membership organisations, and 8 associate member organisations investing over $700 million per annum into the environment. The organisation is the ‘member’, and member organisations staff have full access to all the PLF has to offer. From nationwide roadshows, lectures, online workshops, and more, the PLF has strong association and relationships with practitioners globally, and agreements with Lincoln University and the Royal Institute of Horticulture.

The PLF aims to enhance and increase the significant range of environmental, social, and economic benefits to the community that parks provide. The PLF operates management and best practice professional services to the parks sector including associates who also contribute to the future of parks in Aotearoa. Membership provides access to parks managers’ meetings and resources for the creation of new parks-specific communications and materials supporting best practice, future planning, and advocacy.

NZSTI (NZ Sports Turf Institute)

nzsti.co.nz/

NZSTI is a member of the Labosport Group, an independent, world class sports surface organisation, and is New Zealand’s only full-service sports surfaces consultancy group specialising in research, training and advice relating to design and management of natural and synthetic sports surfaces.

Founded in 1949, NZSTI is recognised as the “standard setting body” for sports surface maintenance and management. We provide independent, scientifically based advice on all aspects of sports and amenity surface planning, construction, and maintenance.

The NZSTI’s dedicated Training and Education department provides a range of training solutions to the sports turf and horticulture industries – both nationally, and internationally. NZSTI agronomists provide teaching and extension services at universities, polytechnics and ground managers’ field-days and seminars in New Zealand and throughout Asia.

Park Supplies & Playgrounds

parksupplies.co.nz/

Park Supplies & Playgrounds is a playground and playspace design, manufacturing, installation and maintenance specialist with over 35 years of experience. We have a team of award winning playground, playspace and landscape designers who can work with you to develop the outdoor space experience you would like. Park Supplies & Playgrounds have the knowledge and expertise to design playgrounds that give your children a play experience that inspires learning, imagination, adventure and joy for years to come. We make sure they are fun to play on as well as being expertly designed to enhance children’s physical and social development. We are proud to design and manufacture our playground equipment in our own factory in Auckland, Aotearoa New Zealand.

Permaloo

permaloo.com/

Turn-key Public Toilets Anywhere in New Zealand.
Permaloo design and build pre-fabricated public toilets anywhere in New Zealand. From single pan facilities at remote sites through to award winning architectural projects we’ve got it covered. Design, structural engineering, fabrication, manufacture and installation are all managed in-house, offering you a hassle-free, one-stop solution.

PGG Wrightson Turf

pggwrightsonturf.com/

PGG Wrightson Turf is a subsidiary of PGG Wrightson Seeds Ltd, part of the global DLF Group. PGG Wrightson Turf has been breeding turfgrass seed specifically for the New Zealand environment for over 40 years and has established itself as an innovative market leader in turfgrass breeding, and turf research and evaluation. Our aim is to supply New Zealand Turf Managers with high performance turfgrass solutions including seed, fertiliser, wetting agents and agrichemicals for the unique challenges faced by the New Zealand turf industry.

Playco Playgrounds

www.playco.co.nz/?gclid=Cj0KCQiAm4WsBhCiARIsAEJIEzVxSkafHSuRdeRiSCfC30PN-rsu_ZF99P9P1Th01zffBl_nxHt_EBcaAlg6EALw_wcB

Planning, conceptual design, comprehensive rendering, and implementation – the playspace design process is a complex one. Playco can help by providing expert planning, design, and construction management services to deliver your playground to plan and budget.

Playground Centre

www.playgroundcentre.com/

Fun is for life.
At Playground Centre, we use pure fun to inspire play, community spirit, social development, and active lifestyles.
Our smart playground equipment, recreational solutions and outdoor fitness equipment embrace all ages, stages, and abilities. We translate research-based mind and body benefits into fantastic products that people love to use.

With 100 years’ of combined experience, we supply innovative, safe, and robust commercial playground equipment in New Zealand, Australia and around the world! Today, we provide everything you need to create a destination playground or suburban community space — from compact playground systems and inclusive adventures to sky-high net towers, outdoor electronic gaming, and outdoor gym equipment.

Playground Creations

www.playgroundcreations.co.nz/

The magic of play

We create playgrounds to inspire and ignite the magic of play.
We are passionate about design excellence, outstanding quality and exceptional play value.

Your project. Our passion. Let's play!

Pure Lighting

purelighting.co.nz/

Welcome to PURE Lighting, your go-to for cutting-edge illumination in New Zealand. We are proud that Pure is a 100% New Zealand owned company, based in the beautiful Lake Taupo. We import LED Lighting products and then distribute them through all Major wholesalers across New Zealand. Our extensive catalogue features a diverse array of offerings, from Sports Lighting and Lighting Poles to Smart Lighting and beyond.

Smartgrass

smartgrass.co.nz/

SmartGrass are New Zealand's leading artificial turf specialists, who love creating amazing spaces for people to enjoy while having a positive impact on the environment. Real grass can be a hassle with constant mowing, maintenance, mud and weeds. SmartGrass is the long lasting alternative – giving you an enduring outdoor living space you can feel proud of.

SpacetoCo

www.spacetoco.com/

SpacetoCo is an innovative platform that helps communities find and book community spaces. We partner with Councils, Regional Sports Trusts and other facility providers to make finding and booking sports clubs, parks, reserves and community centres a doddle. We help you create a bookable ecosystem of spaces, automate repetitive processes and take all the risk out of handling payments and security bonds. If you're looking to solve the problem of connecting communities to the facilities they need - come chat to our team at the exhibition.

Stihl

www.stihlshop.co.nz/stihl-commercial

STIHL are the Outdoor Power Equipment Experts. With tips and tricks on how to get the best from your existing gear and how STIHL’s new battery power tools can work for you in a professional setting. Get the power of STIHL into your workday. Work with the network of 105 STIHL SHOPs and stockists across the country to support your team far and wide.

Syngenta

www.syngenta.com/

Syngenta Turf & Landscape has more than 20 years’ experience in developing solutions specifically for turf and landscape businesses. Syngenta is the preferred partner for protecting valuable turf and garden beds – regardless of species, season or situation. Our well-established, comprehensive product portfolio covers a wide market from golf courses and sports fields to council parks and garden beds.

Teamturf

teamturf.co.nz/about-us/

Teamturf has an innovative and environmentally friendly solution for your safety fall height requirements in council playgrounds, schools and childcare centres. Visit our stand and check out our coloured artificial turf range.

Urban Effects

www.urbaneffects.co.nz/

We open up new possibilities for today’s open spaces.
At Urban Effects, we help shape and reinvigorate spaces that enrich daily lives where people eat, relax, connect, and enjoy the great outdoors. With the most stylish street furniture and facilities, inspired by human needs and a changing world. We’re known for our originality and service and solutions that are second to none. Proudly New Zealand-owned, we have local teams and manufacturing hubs in the North and South Islands.
Today, Urban Effects celebrates 30 years of bringing outdoors to life –and life to the outdoors.

WillPlay

www.willplay.com.au

WillPlay is an Australian manufacture of play and fitness equipment. Our standard range is matched only by our custom design capabilities. Featuring extensive use of aluminium, stainless steel and composites, WillPlay provides a lifetime structural warranty and all systems are suitable for use in coastal environments.

Xyst

xyst.co.nz/

Our company exists to create superior parks, public open spaces and sports facilities to improve the health and wellbeing of our communities.
We do this by supporting local government and other agencies with sustainable planning and management of parks, open spaces and public facilities to create better towns and cities for people to live and play.

Xyst has offices in New Zealand, Australia and Canada. Our team of highly qualified and experienced consultants is available to provide you with practical, feasible and achievable solutions to deliver projects that meet the needs of your community, support sustainability and minimise the impact on the environment.