The suburban lawn, whether it’s big or small, is an Australian icon. It’s a place where people and families can relax, whether it’s to play backyard cricket, enjoy a family BBQ, or let the kids and pets run, play and discover nature.

Summer can be challenging for lawns as high temperatures, hot sun, drying winds and a lack of rain have a negative effect on growth. However this summer we also have the “La Nina”  weather event forecasting heavy rain on the east coast of Australia.

Following a few simple tips can help keep lawns looking good for summer entertaining and that all-important backyard cricket at