A2 Filter Sand

A superior quality washed sand designed to comply with the VicRoads A2 filter material specifications*.

MQG’s A2 Filter Sand is well-graded and suitable for a wide range of uses. It is ideal for concrete production, as a road base, for various industrial applications or any situation where subsurface drainage is required.

This is a superior quality washed sand designed to comply with VicRoads requirements for A2 Filter Sand as per Section 702 of the VicRoads Standards Documentation. See below for more information*.

Available fromNyora Quarry
Bulk Density1.6 – 1.8 t/m³

Particle Size Range (% Passing)

Sieve (mm)MinMax
Unwashed PSD (AS 1141.11.1)

Typical Uses

  • Concrete production
  • Road base
  • Transition and drainage layers


*MQG A2 Filter Sand is designed to comply with Vic Roads requirements for A2 Filter Sand, as per Table 702.051 in the VicRoads Standard Documents – Standard Section 702 – Subsurface Drainage


The above data is from internal and external testing and represents indicative results only which are not guaranteed. This product is screened through an 8mm mesh, material larger than 8mm may still be present. You must satisfy yourself that the product is suitable for the purpose for which you intend to use it. This product may contain organic material. Metro Quarry Group makes no representations as to suitability, fitness or merchantability. Metro Quarry Group does not guarantee specifications for any parameters e.g. Particle Size Distribution, Hydraulic Conductivity, pH, Clay & Fine Silts or Colour as sand is a natural & variable resource.