Washed Coarse Sand

A great all-purpose sand suited to embedding pipes, as a base to lay pavers and in a range of landscaping applications.

MQG Washed Coarse Sand is a versatile all-purposed product with a range of common uses across construction and landscaping. This includes in kerbing, as a firm base for pavers and stonework, and for embedding pipes and backfilling.

It also has landscaping applications and can be used to improve draining in heavy soils and as a propagation medium.

Available fromNyora Quarry
Bulk Density1.3 – 1.5 t/m³

Particle Size Range (% Passing)

Sieve (mm)MinMax
Washed PSD (AS 1141.11.1)

Typical Uses

  • Laying pavers
  • Kerbing
  • Landscaping
  • Improving soil structure



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.