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 everyday aussies who have grown up with this 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 has remained 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 integrity 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 guides you through the early concept stages to the final delivery process, and because we are a local Australian company, Gosford Quarries 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 expert quality materials which have been sourced from nine of the most prestigious quarries in the country. This natural product is such an integral 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 accomplish. This stunning natural stone lasts a lifetime and like many other precious materials, only improves with age. With an extreme resilience, sandstone is the ideal material to withstand our country's harsh and temperamental climate. Hundred year old buildings created from Australian sandstone stand proudly among contemporary designs- a testament to the durability and timeless beauty of this natural resource. Gosford Quarries are experts in heritage restoration and profiling, ensuring these historical buildings, which define our cityscape, remain intact.

 

 

 

APPEARANCE + QUALITY

As an exterior feature, Australian sandstone posesses many charming properties. It boasts a solid quality and classical grandeur. Its slip resistance coupled with its natural warmth compliments the beauty of this product and makes it a popular resource 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 remains the perfect choice for its sustainability, on-going availability and fast delivery through Gosford Quarrie's comprehensive distribution networks. Local business means efficient delivery time, future employment opportunities and economic growth which works to secure the future for this specialist industry.

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