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Flemington Racecourse, Melbourne, Victoria - Lawn & Turf Arrival

A large amount of Equipment is required to ensure all the work is completed in two days.


Flemington Racecource, Melbourne, Victoria - Renovations

Every Year after the Spring Carnival, Lawn and Turf carry out Renovations to the Main Track including:

Verti Draining, Scarifying, Sweeping, Top Dressing and Seeding.


Drainage Trencher 1

Trenches are 70mm wide x 300mm deep for the Laterals


Drainage Trencher 2

Trenches are up to 200mm wide x 450mm deep for the Main Drains or Collectors


Drainage Trench Backfilling with Sand 2

This new Machine has interchangeable Shutes for Gravel or Sand.


Drainage Trench Backfilling with Sand 3

This new Machine has interchangeable Shutes for Gravel or Sand.


Drainage Trench Backfilling with Sand 4

This new Machine has interchangeable Hoppers for Gravel or Sand.


Verti Drain 1

Solid or Hollow Tynes can be used


Verti Drain 2

Solid or Hollow Tynes can be used


Verti Drains in Operation at Flemington Racecourse

The use of 9 Verti Drains in one pass gets the job done very quickly over such a large area


Verti Drain Coring 

As well as having Solid Tynes to Aerate a surface by punching holes in it the Verti Drain can be fitted

with Hollow Tynes to Core an area and remove cylinders of Thatch and Mat.


Scarifying with LTM43 (1)

Lawn and Turf have three LTM43 Scarifiers which are ideal for Fairways as they follow the contours

to give a uniform depth of cut over the whole area.


Scarifying with LTM43 (2)

Lawn and Turf have three LTM43 Scarifiers which are ideal for Fairways as they follow the contours

to give a uniform depth of cut over the whole area.


Scarifying with LTM43 (3)

The use of three machines on a Fairway gets the job done very quickly.


Scarifying with LTM43 over Undulatations

Lawn and Turf


Scarifying with LTM43 plus Small Sweepers

Lawn and Turf.


Scarifying and Sweeping with Small Busy Bee 1

Scarifying and Sweeping can take place at the same time with the use of our "Busy Bees" 

The volume of the Hopper is 3m3.


Scarifying and Sweeping with Large Busy Bee 1

The two large Busy Bee's have a capacity of 10m3 and 12m3 so large areas can be Scarified and Swept before having to dump spoil


Scarifying and Sweeping with Large Busy Bee 2

10m3 and 12mcapacities means less stoppages to tip spoil.


Sweeping with Small Busy Bees

Lawn and Turf.


Top Dressing 1

The Machines can spread a layer from 3mm to 10mm


Top Dressing 2

The Machines can spread a layer from 3mm to 10mm


Top Maker 1

Lawn and Turf


Top Maker 2

Lawn and Turf.


Sand Grooving 2

The Grooves are 20mm wide and 250mm apart with a depth up to 150mm depending on the hardness of the Ground.

The Grooves are filled to the surface with sand to remove the water as quickly as possible.


Sand Grooving 3

The Grooves are 20mm wide and 250mm apart with a depth up to 150mm depending on the hardness of the Ground.

The Grooves are filled to the surface with sand to remove the water as quickly as possible.


Sand Groover - Close Up

Lawn and Turf.


Imants Sandcat 

The Grooves are 150mm apart and from 75mm to 120mm deep and can be Backfilled with Sand or Rubber Crumb.


Imants Root Pruner

Can prune roots to a depth of 225mm