3 Reasons Portable Showers Belong at Busy Beaches

You know that smell, the scent of sweat wafting through the air, as your best mate emerges from the gym followed by a trail of acrid BO? If you’re a town planner or council decision maker, that’s how your fellow residents feel every time they head for the showers following a dip in the ocean only to find they’re out of order. It’s great the relevant powers that be are taking pains to ensure every facility is upgraded to a standard everyday beach goers deserve, but what about in the meantime? Here are 3 reasons why you should install  Dinkum Dunnies portable showers at the required locations until everything is back up and running.

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Fence it Off: 4 Reasons to Keep Gate Crashers At Bay

Nobody likes a party crasher. You don’t. Your guests don’t. The ticket vendors absolutely hate them and you’ve been searching for temporary fences high enough to stop them altogether. Step right up. Not only do we have the range to bar the unsavory element from your mighty fine shindig, we have three reasons why you need to start keeping them at bay consistently. Think about it…Who wins here? You? Not at all. Continue reading Fence it Off: 4 Reasons to Keep Gate Crashers At Bay

Portable Toilet Etiquette: What to Know When You Need to Go

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Festival season is almost here – in some states, it’s already arrived. After donning your gum boots, picking out your threads and settling on who to see, spare a thought for your bathroom break. Everybody has to go, it’s an inevitability of party season and one we cannot control – and when we try, the results aren’t great for anybody nearby.

The portable loo, the mobile dunny, the long drop, the plastic paradise – call it what you like, but it will smell the same at the end of 12 hour day with over a million people passing through. Before that happens, know your toilet etiquette to minimise those indignant knocks on the door and groan of, I need to go…

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5 Situations a Portable Loo Will Save You

Don’t moan when you need a throne away from home!

There’s not much worse when nature calls, you’re away from home, and you know you have only a limited time to find a solution or soiling will ensue.

Part of planning for any occasion involves planning for the practicalities and this includes one of our most basic of needs – the need to use the loo.

You might think ‘When would I ever need to hire a port a loo?’ but you might be surprised. Here are just five applications for your own portable potty which will alleviate pressure from bladders and bowels in times of need.  Continue reading 5 Situations a Portable Loo Will Save You

Construction site toilet requirements in Queensland

For all building and construction sites occupational health and safety (OH&S) requirements in Queensland require that there are onsite amenities for all workers. This can be a challenge on building sites where there is no existing plumbing, or in remote areas where mining, construction or road construction is being completed.

At Dinkum Dunnies we’ve got your worksite covered with mobile power poles and toilets for hire across southeast Queensland including Brisbane. We explain the requirements for portable toilets for Queensland building sites in this post.  Continue reading Construction site toilet requirements in Queensland

How to calculate the number of toilets needed for an event

Hosting a big event? As well as all the other logistics you need to account for there’s no doubt that toilets should be top of the list as a must have when hosting an outdoor event. From music concerts,  markets, fetes and festivals, portable toilets are a practical necessity.

But it’s not just enough to hire a couple of port a loos and call it a day. A shortage of portable toilets can be ugly, messy and does not make for a successful event – especially if there is alcohol involved! Depending on the size and type of event will dictate how many toilets you need. Dinkum Dunnies provide clean, well equipped and modern portable toilet hire throughout Brisbane and the Sunshine Coast and below we explain how to determine the number of toilets needed for your next event Continue reading How to calculate the number of toilets needed for an event

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