About Us

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Grassports Australia connects active people by providing healthy, colourful and safe environments.

We provide synthetic grass and hardcourt surfaces for sports fields, tennis courts, multipurpose learning and play spaces, all customised to your needs.

From a single backyard tennis court to an international FIFA certified soccer complex, Grassports offer an Australian made, specialised range of synthetic sports surfaces for students, families, sports people and performance athletes.

Naturally we have top quality products, but our job is about more than just surfaces. With over 45 years experience, we offer full project management, expert design and construction from inception to completion.

Grassports Australia are certified to lay surfaces that are compliant with international sporting bodies including FIFA, FIH, ITF, IRB, and World Bowls.

To find out more about how we can help you achieve the top results for your school, club or private facility, arrange a consultation with a member of our experienced Grassports Australia team.

Bernard Evans
Managing Director
42 years building sports facilities throughout Australia and Internationally. Bernard commenced as a labourer in 1973 for Grassports and has seen fabulous change in the construction and provision of world class sporting surfaces.

Darren Scanlan
General Manager
Darren’s extensive experience spans over a 30 year period.
Darren commenced as a subcontractor for Grassports in 2005, in 2010 he joined the team as Project Manager and was promoted to General Manager in 2013.
Darren is responsible for overseeing all projects, OH&S, Quality Management and Human Resources.

Ash Whitfield
Victorian Sales Manager
Ash joined the Grassports team in 2007 as a labourer in the construction division. Ash progressed to managing and expanding the maintenance and cricket divisions. Currently Ash leads our dynamic business development team.

Justin Naylor
Chief Financial Officer
Justin joined the Grassports team in 2021, bringing more than 35 years of financial management and governance experience gained in the infrastructure, community, education and construction sectors.

Sam Evans
Business Development Manager
Having joined the team “officially” in 2017, Sam has actually been a part of Grassports his whole life, having grown up in the family business. Sam is an experienced Business Development Manager with a demonstrated history of working in the sports industry.

Armand Klaassen
Contracts Administrator
Armand completed a Degree in Construction Management and started on 'the tools' at Grassports so knows how the company works on all levels. He has now been in Contracts Administration for 8 years and is extremely proficient in making sure all project and contract obligations are achieved and reported back to the client in efficient time. Armand is also currently completing his Master's in Business Administration.

Drean Suttie
Drean has a background in construction project management and is head of estimating at Grassports. Drean has spent over 15 years in managing large earth works construction packages.

Contact us for a customised synthetic grass or hardcourt sports surface solution.

Get in touch

For a quick enquiry, send us a note via the form and we'll be in touch.

Alternatively, please call us:

Melbourne Office: 03 9792 0622

Brisbane Office: 07 5593 7427

Sydney Office: 02 9525 6015