Turf – Nullarbor Couch


Nullarbor Couch is a superior choice in Couch Varieties delivering quality results for lawn lovers in full sun environments for over 20 years. This cost effective hardy full sun turf variety is the ideal choice for large full sun areas such as sporting fields or large residential areas. Nullarbor Couch is hard wearing, has high traffic tolerance, and fast recovery from wear and tear.

Although a cost effective product upfront, this turf variety does has higher maintenance needs in comparison to other varieties, however is an adored turf option for lawn lovers who are drawn to the dark green fine leaf.

For more information on price, installation and maintenance give the team at Richmond Sand Gravel & Landscaping a call.


Producing a very dense turf, Nullarbor Couch Grass is widely used for sports and commercial landscaping projects as well as home gardens, as it is suitable for hard wearing areas yet soft to walk on.

  • Dark green colour
  • Fine leaf blade
  • Soft to walk on


A good grass for full sun areas

Nullarbor Couch Grass is classed as a warm season grass, like most grasses grown in Australia. It has been researched, evaluated and trialled for the past 20 years to deliver long-lasting performance in full sun areas. This variety requires at least 5-6 hours of sunlight per day so is ideal for full sun areas, whereas if you are looking for a more shade tolerant variety, you may be better considering Sir Walter DNA Certified Buffalo Grass. For superior shade tolerance in a couch grass, check out TifTuf Hybrid Bermuda, which is also the only grass in Australia to be awarded the Smart Approved WaterMark for drought tolerance.

  • Ideal for full sun
  • Needs 5-6 hours sunlight/day

Hard wearing with high traffic tolerance

One of the best features of Nullarbor Couch is its ability to tolerate high foot traffic from people and animals, hence its popularity across both residential and sports landscaping projects such as football and cricket grounds.

  • High traffic tolerance
  • Hard wearing
  • Rapid recovery from wear and stress
  • Low dormancy
  • Tolerant of low mowing
  • Strong horizontal leaf growth habit