The 20th anniversary issue of SPLASH! is out now. As well as celebrating its past and its exciting future, this issue looks at creating successful council splash parks, handling changes in casual employee’s conditions, and a preview of the Pool of the Year awards, together with all the latest news and most exciting new products.
SPLASH! celebrates 20 years informing the pool industry
From its origins as a tiny magazine put together on a Brisbane kitchen table, to becoming the leading source of information for the pool and spa industry, SPLASH! celebrates its past – and its exciting future.
Creating successful council splash parks
In the second of our three-part series, we look at how councils have included splash parks in their local area for the benefit of the community, and detail the obstacles they faced – and how they overcame them.
Do casual workers have the right to become permanent?
Charles Watson explains the latest determination by the Fair Work Commission, and how it is likely to impact employers and employees in the industry.
Boundary fences deterring toddlers
Cal Stanley forcefully argues that an external 1800mm barrier at the boundary is a sufficient deterrent for under-fives.
The global solar market
In the fourth interview recorded with global leaders at SPLASH! on the Gold Coast, Michael Sessler of Magen Eco-Energy talks about the international and local solar markets.
Who will win Australian Pool of the Year?
All five State SPASAs have now held their awards of excellence, with all Pool of the Year winners vying for the prestigious national award.
It’s award season!
Over a number of pages we showcase the winners of the state awards from NSW & ACT, Queensland, South Australia and Western Australia.