Bush Rock Retaining Wall Transformation in Upper Coomera, Gold Coast

Bush Rock Retaining Wall Transformation in Upper Coomera, Gold Coast

Client Challenge

In the scenic suburb of Upper Coomera, Gold Coast, homeowners sought to enhance their property with a natural yet robust retaining solution. Inspired by a neighboring Bush Rock wall, they envisioned a similar structure to complement their landscape, facing the challenge of the area's hard clay terrain.

Our Solution

Australian Retaining Walls rose to the occasion with a tailored approach. Utilizing a 5-tonne excavation machine with a rock-breaking attachment, the initial hard clay was surprisingly manageable. Selecting the largest Bush Rocks for a solid base and layering with medium-sized rocks, the construction was meticulous, capped off with carefully chosen Bush Rocks for a seamless finish.


The result was a stunning Bush Rock retaining wall that not only met the client's vision but also enhanced the natural aesthetic of their property. This project showcased the seamless integration of natural beauty with structural integrity, providing a durable solution that complements the surrounding landscape.

Project Highlights

  • Type of Retaining Wall: Bush Rock Retaining Wall
  • Unique Features: Utilization of locally sourced Bush Rocks, strategic rock selection for base and capping, and efficient excavation in hard clay terrain.
  • Notable Achievements: Overcoming the challenge of the hard clay with minimal disruption and achieving a natural look that blends seamlessly with the landscape.

This case study not only highlights our expertise in crafting natural rock retaining walls but also underscores our commitment to quality and customer satisfaction. With over 25 years of experience, Australian Retaining Walls continues to deliver exceptional retaining wall solutions across the Gold Coast.

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