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Winner Announced from the PRD Conference Competition!

Our team recently attended the PRDnationwide 2018 Conference held at the Brisbane Convention and Exhibition Centre.  We had the pleasure of exhibiting our products and meeting with many of the principals and their staff.  It was a great event and we thank the team in Head Office for all their work.

As part of the exhibition, Star Outdoor offered a free Flip Frame competition for agents who emailed us.

We are proud to announce the winner as...

Jan Aylesbury
PRDnationwide Mackay

Congratulations Jan & Team!

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Sharing in the Dream, a Visually Spectacular Gold Coast!

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The Star team have been part of major preparations to dress up the largest sporting event staged in Australia this decade, the 2018 Commonwealth Games, now in action on the iconic Gold Coast.

Star Outdoor’s long-term relationship with the City of Gold Coast led to a cascade of high profile projects aimed to create a visually spectacular venue, showing it’s wears as a major international sporting venue and travel destination now, and into the future.

The team initially tendered to supply over 3000m of a specific watermelon branded Australia’s Gold Coast Fence Mesh, aimed to conceal building sites and non-presentable areas around the coast while maximising branding opportunities.

From here, project work became a plenty from various business partners working closely with the City of Gold Coast to prepare for the Games.

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Did you say Scrim?

5,188 meters of branded, high quality scrim (or polymesh fabric) has been unrolled along fences and construction sites around the coast, including:

City of Gold Coast – Watermelon Mesh

It’s hard to miss 3000 meters of the specific watermelon coloured fence mesh are the City of Gold Coast. Very careful production took place to ensure quality control of this product!

Gold Coast Airport, Lendlease & See Civil

When you step off your flight, the first visual feast you see is of the airport.  We admit, it looks rather impressive with 1200 meters of mesh produced and installed by our team around the airport.

City of Gold Coast – Commonwealth House and Media/Business Centres

More than six high profile business sites and business hubs used for the Games have been specifically branded and dressed with high quality PVC and polymesh fabric scrim.

Special Project - City of Gold Coast

Lifeguard Towers wrapped in the honorary 2018 Commonwealth Games Lifeguard, Borobi.

30 Lifeguard Towers along the entire coast line are now wrapped in three panels of high quality PVC Mesh, showcasing the surf safety message.

Star adapted the installation of the mesh from sails tracks to lacing.  The design adaption is to help withstand strong winds and impending cyclonic weather! So far, so good!

The Star team produced the product and managed the installation of the project alongside the Commonwealth Games Unit and City of Gold Coast Lifeguards.

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Special Project – Public Safety

Public safety is of the number one priority for organisers of the Games with various strategies put in place to protect the public in the case of a threat.

Star Outdoor has helped to conceal the ‘more unsightly’ side of the event with branded covers for security blast bags and pedestrian protection blocks.

City of Gold Coast – 460 Crowd Control Barriers

Fences to line courses along roads are looking ‘Australia’s Gold Coast Watermelon’ with Star Outdoor’s CCB covers.

Shade provided at transport hubs

Gold Coast bus services will increase from 49,000 a day to 141,000 a day during the games and an extra 4000 bus services a day will be provided on 12 key Gold Coast bus routes.

Working the BMD Urban who is a proud sponsor of the Games, Star Outdoor provided commercially competitive and high-quality marquees to shade visitors as they travel between venues at various transport hubs.

The Star team is proud to have been part of the Dream of the Games which as proven the business is up to the standard demanded of an international event.

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If you are in the food service industry we have some exciting news for you

Star Outdoor is pleased to announce we will be attending the Foodservice Australia 2017 show in Melbourne May 28-30 and we can’t wait to introduce you to our Café product rage.

 

Foodservice Australia will be bigger and better than ever this year. In addition to all the new exhibitors there will be some amazing event highlights such as the National Restaurant Conference, Chef of the Year, Patissier of the Year, Seafood Showcase and Australian Pizza Championships. This is a great event not to be missed!

 

At Star Outdoor we strive to make it easy for our customers and we pride ourselves on delivering first class products. We supply large and small roll outs of portable branded products such as café umbrellas, banners, wind barriers, A-frames and more to some of Australia’s biggest brands like McDonald’s Australia, Campos Coffee, Amazonia, Almond Breeze, De Bortoli Wines, Ray White, Commonwealth Bank, Cricket Australia and individual customers.

We are inviting you to the exhibition this year so you can see in person our quality Café Range and meet with the Star Outdoor Team.

We will be located at D86, next to the information booth please feel free to visit www.foodserviceaustralia.com.au to download a copy of the floor plan and to register your attendance.

We look forward to seeing you there.

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Celebrating the First International Coffee Day

October 1st has been set to be the first International Coffee Day by the ICO (International Coffee Organisation). This is an occasion to celebrate coffee as beverage, promote fair trade coffee and raise awareness for the plight of coffee growers. On this day, a lot of businesses offer free or discounted coffee. Although different countries celebrate the national coffee day, every day is always a good day for a cup of coffee!

Australia is one of the largest consumers of coffee beans in the world with an increasing number of coffee enthusiasts, so we are proud to supply a range of products to boost brands and help them get noticed in this growing industry. Visit www.staroutdoor.com.au/cafe to view our Café Range and give your brand the star treatment it deserves.

 

Cafe Golf UmrellasWe are celebrating International Coffee day at Star Outdoor and will be giving away a free branded golf umbrella with any orders placed in October.

Learn More about Star Outdoor Umbrellas: Pinterest Page

Three EASY ways to create your enquiry:
• Create an Enquiry: Product Page
• Browse our full cafe range: Cafe Range Website
• Send an email sosales@staroutdoor.com.au



Sources:
http://internationalcoffeeday.org/
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/International_Coffee_Day

LSV Winners

Life Saving Victoria 2015 Conference

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LSV Star Outdoor Booth

Star Outdoor was a Gold sponsor at the LSV (Life Saving Victoria) 2015 Conference.

It was great to see so many clubs present at the conference and as this was Star Outdoor’s second time exhibiting and sponsoring the conference many delegates took the opportunity to visit our stand and discuss their requirements for the coming season.

Of particular interest were the SuperStar Marquees and the Nipper Banners.

LSV Winners

    Congratulations to Paul Schram of Torquay and Jenny Mauderer of Anglesea who took out the “Lucky Door” prize of a custom branded table cover.

 

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The Coffee Club – Testimonial

 

    Recently, The Coffee Club, sought our expertise to provide them with the BEST branding solutions for their important events.

We are always looking for an opportunity to provide our customers with the highest quality products and best customer experience.
We were happy to receive such a complimentary recommendation from The Coffee Club:

It is constantly a pleasure dealing with the team at Star Outdoor, due to both their great customer service and outstanding products. The materials purchased have been of the highest quality for such a great price. Whether it be a 1 or 3 day event, our branded outdoor products have looked perfect and have never let us down.

I would recommend Star Outdoor for the great value for money, their fast and efficient turnaround for organising deliveries and their helpful friendly staff!

– Vanessa Putane, Marketing Coordinator

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Star Outdoor Product Highlight: MKII Cafe Umbrella

 

    Our café umbrellas have been developed to give maximum brand exposure with a range of outstanding features for EASY use and longevity. The MK2 Café Umbrella is the newest addition to our product range. It’s new and improved features have made the MK2 the BEST Café Umbrella in Australia.
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SunSmart Grant put to Good Use

 

Recently, the St Eugene College Parents and Friends Association (P&F) were awarded a 2014 SunSmart Grant of $2,372.50.

This amount of money plus more funding from the P&F, has enabled us to purchase six new Portable Sun Smart Shelters with matching Banners and Flags for each Spirit house. The Spirit Houses are Dunlea-Blue-Pelican; Mitchell-Red-Lorikeet; Ryan-Green-Bobook Owl; and Carroll-Gold-Kookaburra. These portable sun shelters are in the colours of red, blue, gold and green with their matching bird emblems.

The Principal had this to say, “ This will provide additional sun protection, for our students and community at all school and community activities. This project is part of the colleges continued focus, which values the importance of providing a safe learning environment. As a community we are very aware of the necessity to do all that is possible to reduce the exposure of the staff, students and our college community to ultra-violet radiation.”

The UPF50+ Marquees, Banners and Flags were designed and Manufactured by Star Outdoor who are endorsed by the Cancer Council. The Finance Secretary at St Eugene College was responsible for writing up the successful application for this Grant.

 

 

SunSmart Shade Initiative

SunSmart Grant Scheme 2013/2014 OPEN NOW!

Star Outdoor Council endorsed UPF50+ Marquees meet the criteria, so call us now for your proposal!

The SunSmart Grants Scheme is an initiative developed by Council Queensland and the Department of Health to assist organisations who have limited funds to work towards sun safety. The scheme provides grants for not-for-profit community based organisations and schools, whose primary focus group is children aged 0-17 years, to help them improve sun protection measures and promote sun safe behaviour.

ccq-mrec-sunsmart-grantsThe scheme aims to support the prevention of skin cancer through the provision of support for the sustainable implementation of the organisation’s sun protection policy.

Click here for more details.

 

 

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