AUSTRALIAN SPORTS TURF CONSULTANTS
Turf consultant services to enhance natural turf facilities, recreational and open spaces, environmental sensitive areas and urban environments. Australian Sports Turf Consultants (ASTC) is committed to provide a professional independent service to educate, enhance and develop the turf sector while providing practical solutions.
Australian Sports Turf Consultants (ASTC) is an Australian owned and operated business with its office located in Brisbane.
Get in contact with us or speak to Matt Roche on +61 412 197 218.
In turf consultancy, research, quality assurance, project management, design and documentation, auditing and benchmarking of elite and community sports venues, turf farm quality control inspections, Plant Breeder’s Rights (PBR) trials, analytical testing, turf selection and installation advice, turf management advice, trouble shooting and extension activities. Australian Sports Turf Consultants (ASTC) provides these activities for the wider Australia and international turf industries, state and local governments, sports organisations and venues, schools and commercial and residential developments.
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Australian Sports Turf Consultants (ASTC) is the custodian of Australia’s Warm-Season Turf Genetic Resource Centre (GRC) which contains some 200 varieties of predominantly warm-season turfgrass. The living library is arguably the largest of its kind in the Southern Hemisphere comprising of 15 genus and 27 species of turfgrass. The turf collection is used for supplying national research projects, educational purposes and the Genetic Resource Centre serves as a single destination for international organisations and universities wanting to import and compare new warm-season turfgrasses in Australia. Read more...
AusGAP Independent Auditing Program kicks off 2018 AusGAP - The Australian Genetic Assured Purity Turf Accreditation Program, is a quality control system that has been adopted by some of Australia’s premier turf grass producers. It covers business complia...Read More
Turf Finder is an independent turf web site, developed by by Matt Roche, Director of Australian Sports Turf Consultants, to assist home owners and professional turf managers in selecting the best available turf grass variety to meet their needs. Turf Finder pr...Read More
Helping Turf Education at Grovely TAFE Following recent discussions between Australian Sports Turf Consultants (ASTC) Director Matt Roche and Grovely TAFE Sports Turf Management Teacher John Hagan (pictured) it was time to resurrect the turf plo...Read More