Why Australian Sandstone


Australian sandstone has unparalleled natural strength and durability, its load bearing ability and slip resistant nature make it a popular choice with not only architects and engineers, but mums and dads alike who have grown up with it. 

WITH AN UNPARALLELED STRENGTH AND DURABILITY, THIS NATURAL STONE OFFERS A LOAD BEARING ABILITY AND SLIP RESISTANT NATURE THAT MAKES IT A POPULAR CHOICE AMONGST ARCHITECTS, ENGINEERS AND EVERY DAY AUSSIES ALIKE.

EXPERT QUALITY AUSTRALIAN SANDSTONE

Just like the durability and strength of this natural material, Gosford Quarries remains the leader in the market for over 100 years. Our products are quality tested every step of the way and we are constantly updating our processing techniques to ensure the quality of the raw materials remains intact. With the largest[SW1]  variety of stone colours in the country, there is no need to consider anyone else. Our level of service sees you through the concept stages to the delivery, and because we are a local Australian company, we pride ourselves on fast and efficient conflict resolution that may arise post-delivery.

AN AUSTRALIAN INSTITUTION

This natural product has shaped the landscape of Australian country towns and cities. The stone produced within Australia is of the highest quality across the globe. Gosford Quarries work with export quality materials which have been sourced from nine of the most prestigious quarries in the country. This natural product is such an important part of our country’s history and development that we even go as far as suggesting that Australian sandstone is an Aussie institution.


AN INVESTMENT

Australian sandstone remains one of the very few building products which increases in value over time, something that bricks and other man-made materials fail to do. This stunning natural stone lasts a lifetime and like many other precious materials, only gets better with time. With an extreme resilience, sandstone is the ideal material to withstand the harsh climate of our country. Hundred year old buildings created from this natural stone have stood the test of time, Gosford Quarries are experts in heritage restoration and profiling, ensuring the historical buildings of our country remain intact.

 

 

APPEARANCE + QUALITY

As an exterior feature, Australian sandstone has many aesthetically pleasing qualities; it speaks of solid quality and grandeur. The marine resistance and in particular the warmth and natural beauty of this product makes it a common material for water features, exterior facing facades and paving. Often selected as the material of choice for Governments, Architects, landscapers, stonemasons and interior designers alike for a variety of design and landscaping projects, this versatile product is ideal for creating superb retaining walls , façade cladding, garden edging, pool surrounds, finished capping and much more!.

 

 

 

LOCAL

As Australians look for locally sourced, high quality products for their homes and buildings, Australian sandstone is a perfect choice for its sustainable nature, on-going availability and fast delivery through our comprehensive distribution networks. Local business means delivery time efficiencies, greater employment opportunities, economic growth as well as securing a future for our youth.

Contact your nearest showroom or factory today and choose only the best quality Australian sandstone for your project.