Premier Astro Turf Evergreen sites
'beginning to be diluted'
for BIG4 GC park
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BIG4 Gold Coast Holiday Park
in Queensland has been recognised for its improvements.
The pet-friendly park, which already boasts a swag of trophies and a place
in TripAdvisor's Hall of Fame, received the newly introduced
Refurbishment Award at the recent Caravan Parks Association of
Queensland's Awards night.
Director Theo Whitmont said his park was "proud" of achieving the award.
"We are honored to be ranked amongst the best in Queensland and that our
team's hard work and determination to refurbish quite a large area with
Australian Astro Turf has been recognised," he said.
Work also involved completely replacing all underground infrastructure –
power, water and drainage ‒ and installing new integrated power heads.
"The central area of the park had not been refurbished since inception and
after 30 years of hard use the soil was compacted and there was little
grass to speak of," Mr Whitmont explained.
"Ultimately the guest experience was beginning to be diluted by this
experience, so we attacked the issue head on and now our guests are
singing the praises of our new Premier Evergreen sites."
He thanked the Caravan Parks Association of Queensland for introducing the