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Allanvale Pre-School Trivia Night

Newcomb Sand and Soil were pleased to support the Allanvale Pre-School Trivia Night.  The night is the schools major fundraiser for the year and it was a great success with many attending on the night. Read more

Barwon Water

Newcomb Sand and Soil has successfully tendered for the Barwon Water and Barwon Asset Solutions maintenance services panel.  The contract is for a three year period and includes the supply of a wide range of products from sands and soil to quarry and recylced products, receival of clean fill and hydro-waste, as well as, services... Read more

Bellarine Springs development

Newcomb Sand and Soil are pleased to have recently been engaged by Pinnacle Living to remove up to 5,000 cubic metres of soil from the latest stage of their Bellarine Spring Retirement Village development.  Bellarine Springs Retirement Village, is a premium independent retirement village for over 55’s located on 24 acres of beautiful gardens and... Read more

Bricky Sand – Conditions of Supply

Date:   1st January 2020 Re: ALL BRICK SAND – Conditions of Supply.  The key properties of mortar are its durability and its ability to achieve the function of bonding with masonry units. Sand is the largest component of mortar and has a direct influence on all the properties of the mortar. AS 3700 Masonry Structures... Read more

Bulka Bags

Recently our Moolap team delivered over a two day period, over 120 bulka bags of product to a Geelong Construction site.  Although the weather was unfavorable the product was delivered on time and to our customers satisfaction.  If you require material delivered in this form, feel free to contact our Moolap site to discuss further. Read more

Burst water main- Queens Park

We were quick to respond when Barwon Water asked us for help with a large burst water main at Queens Park in Newtown. Heavy equipment was required to excavate to a depth of more than five metres to expose the 375mm water pipe. Some of the resources that we were able to dedicate to the... Read more

City of Greater Geelong

The City of Greater Geelong awarded Newcomb Sand and Soil a three year contract to supply and deliver quarry and associated products.  The contract commenced on the 23rd February 2015 and is for a two year period with a further three, one year options available. Read more

City of Greater Geelong

The City of Greater Geelong has contracted Newcomb Sand and Soil for “Solid Waste and Green Organics Haulage Services”.  The contract commenced in March 2017 and is for a three year period with an option to extend for a further two years.  The awarding of this contract continues the successful relationship between the company and... Read more

Coriyule Road Works – City of Greater Geelong

Newcomb Sand and Soil have been assisting with the pipeline works being completed by City of Greater Geelong along the Coriyule Road.  NSS has been supplying crushed rock and screenings delivered to site and also from our Pt Henry bulk facility and in the photo provide one of our truck and trailers are unloading at... Read more

Daisy’s Purchase NSS – Keeping it in a family

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Davis Creek Primary School

Newcomb Sand and Soil have been engaged by Landscape Plus to supply 4,500 tonnes of soil to the Davis Creek Primary School with deliveries to commence in early September.  The school which is currently under construction, is in the Tarneit, Wyndham Local Government area and is set to be opened by the start of 2020. Read more

Directbor Civil Works

During January Newcomb Sand and Soil completed the construction of a 14,000 square metre hard base for Directbors new yard in Corio using rubble sourced locally and our own recycled asphalt product.  Directbor is a very successful local company who provide a range of drilling and boring services. Read more

Eastern Beach Foreshore Works

The team from Newcomb Sand and Soil were at the Eastern Beach foreshore spreading beach sand supplied and delivered from our sand pits in time for summer!  This work will take several days and involve several hundred tonnes of new sand being spread across the foreshore in front of the children’s pool. Read more

Firewood Online Ordering

If you require firewood delivered by the cubic metre use our online store for next day delivery.  All our wood is split and sized for wood burning fires or open fires or pizza ovens.  If you prefer your redgum firewood by the tonne or, require an urgent delivery then ring our Torquay or Moolap Retail... Read more

Gabion Baskets

Newcomb Sand and Soil has recently started supplying Yarrabee Gabion Baskets at competitive prices in three standard sizes.  The Yarabee baskets are of the highest quality and use 5mm welded, hot dip galvanised steel mesh in a 50mm x 50mm grid. This provide 45% more steel than 75x75mm grid baskets which adds substantially to the... Read more

Galvin Park Reserve Redevelopment

Newcomb Sand and Soil has completed the supply of over 7,000 tonnes of Inverleigh Turf Sand for the $3.7 million Galvin Park Reserve redevelopment.  Wyndham City Council is upgrading the Galvin Park Reserve in Werribee which includes a new sporting pavilion, tennis courts, oval, walking paths and landscaping.  The redevelopment commenced in late 2018 with... Read more

Geelong Animal Welfare Society

Newcomb Sand and Soil are pleased to continue our support of the Geelong Animal Welfare Society and the great work they do for our local community. Read more

How to keep your lawns lush over summer

An interesting article by Jane Canaway appeared in the December edition of the RACV Royalauto magazine. Titled “How to keep your lawns lush over summer”, the article provided some interesting insights into maintaining your lawn during the dry Australian summer .  The full article can be found at  An extract of the article is... Read more