East Melbourne

East Melbourne is one of the most affluent areas of Australia, with iconic landmarks, parks, and beautiful 19th-century homes. While there is a large amount of terrace housing, the area has a growing number of mansions and modern apartments. With picturesque gardens, walkable tree-lined streets, and inspiring architecture, the suburb is popular among people looking for a suburban lifestyle.

If you have recently moved to East Melbourne or have recently bought a restaurant you had always wanted to start, you need to consider proper drainage. Small drainage problems can cause serious issues. You can spend a lot of the renovation of your space, but without proper drainage, all of them will be undone in no time.

Heelguard Grating has been a trusted brand for quality grates in East Melbourne. We are specialists in the manufacturing and supply of high-quality and reliable grating systems for different applications. We partner with our customers and design grating systems that will meet the unique needs of our clients. We guarantee the right solution for all our customers in the area ranging from homeowners, commercial building owners, and industrial buildings.


  • Wide Choice of Grating Designs
  • Available in Different Lengths & Widths
  • QuickLock or DrainLock Locking System
  • High-Quality Stainless Steel
  • Manufactured in Australian Standards
  • Heel & Pet Safe
  • Slip Proof
  • Portable & Easy to Transport

We stand by our quality and provide a long-term warranty on all our products that will withstand the test of time. We understand every space is different, and it is why we offer expert advice on all our products.

Our grates are not only available in standard designs and profiles, but we also custom manufacture floor gratings in different designs and sizes to suit your requirements. Our team of experts will assess your needs to design and manufacture grates that meet your exact requirements.

Some of the typical applications of our drain grates include –

  • Bathrooms
  • Pools
  • Driveways
  • Balconies
  • Commercial Kitchens
  • Patios
  • Supermarkets
  • Water Features
  • Pools
  • Parks
  • Hospitals
  • Parking Spaces
  • Civil Applications such as city streets, walkways, and shopping precincts

As part of Heelguard Grating, we share a purpose beyond our high-quality products and reliable service. Our team is passionate about working with our customers to achieve long-lasting, value-added partnerships.

Gone are the days when you had to purchase floor grates that looked out of place. With Heelguard Gratings, you can choose from a variety of drain wastes that are not only stylish but functional as well. They are available in different styles and colors that will go seamlessly with the surroundings.

Need our help picking the right grating systems? Whether you are in the planning stage and looking for inspiration or looking for ready made grating systems, we should be able to help.

Contact our expert team in East Melbourne to discuss your grating system requirements in detail and see what we offer!


Builders who rely on Heelguard

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L-U-Simon logo
lendlease logo
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hutchinson builders logo
hamilton marino logo
hacer group logo
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besix watpac logo
adco logo
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Some of the consultants we work with

williams ross
ma civil design
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Threshold drains, Strip drains & Drain grates

Heelguard Grating Pty Ltd is a supplier of quality Australian Made architectural drainage products. Backed by 30 years’ experience in stainless steel fabrication, Heelguard Grating can offer a drainage solution for any project. Select from our range of standard products or call us for a specialised custom option to meet your specific requirements.

As our name suggests, Heelguard Grating is our passion. As design trends change we have adapted to offer all types of grating and insert options in various materials and finishes such as brass and electro-plated stainless steel.

Our personalised, solutions based approach offers our clients the guidance needed to achieve the desired aesthetic whilst ensuring functionality.

(Above) Standards

Heelguard Grating are industry leaders in slip resistance with our Safeline Grating finish. All Heelguard Grating products comply with the Australian Standards for: 

  • Access and mobility (AS1428.2)
  • Surface opening and load rating (AS3996)

With certifications across all testing methods our product stands out when it comes to compliance.

  • Bicycle tyre penetration resistance (AS3996-Clause 3.3.6)
  • Wheelchair and walking cane safety (AS1428.2- Clause 9)
  • Surface openings in pedestrian areas (AS3996)
  • Wet Pendulum Test (Slip Resistant to AS4586)
  • Wet-Barefoot inclining platform test (AS4586:C)
  • Oil-Wet inclining platform test (AS4586:Parallel)
  • Oil-Wet inclining platform test (AS4586:Perpendicular)


Located just 2 kilometers west of Melbourne CBD, Dockland is quite popular among single professionals and young couples working in the area. The ultra-chic and beautiful architecture of the area is a reflection of the young crowd living here.

With modern waterfront apartments in Southbank, well-maintained semi-detached townhomes, and shops in Lygon Street catering to the needs of the people here, it is no surprise that our grating systems are so popular among the residents and businesses here.

Heelguard Grating design, manufacture, and supply grating systems and other accessories to support drainage and plumbing needs. Our grates designs are an excellent architectural statement for all kinds of buildings and can be custom-made to your exact requirement. We have a large team of experts who continually release new products in the market and refine existing ones for maximum functionality.


When it comes to choosing the style of our drainage grates, the sky is the limit. Heelguard Grating offers a wide range of grates
to suit your needs. We offer multiple styles, designs, and sizes of drain grating systems that are Australian Standard approved.
We invest in modern and innovative products that do not compromise durability and safety in any way. We ensure all the
products delivered are made of the highest quality material.

The best drainage grate for your project is the one that matches the look of the surroundings and is also functional. Our quality
grates can handle much more water flow, and that too without sacrificing style. All our products are made in Australia and
come with a long-term warranty for your peace of mind.

Heelguard Grating has been working with clients from different areas. We offer innovative drain grate solutions and technical advice to our clients on the use of our grating system for varied applications.

  • Bathroom
  • Balcony
  • Pool
  • Landscape
  • Walkway & Stairs
  • Commercial
  • Streetscape
  • Industrial

We are proud to bring beauty and versatility to the Dockland landscape with our products. Architects, homeowners, designers, landscapers, and business owners love all we have to offer. Our range of grating systems helps you save money in multiple ways – from the ease of installation, high durability, and to need no maintenance.

The team at Heelguard Grating is here to offer the most outstanding grating systems available in Australia, along with great service. We have built a great reputation in Dockland for both excellent product designs and manufacturing excellence. With an excellent range of premium grates and grating systems for your project, you can be sure to find everything you need in one place.

Call us at XXXXXXX to speak to one of our Dockland experts. We would be happy to find the right product for your residential or commercial project! Our sales team and on-site designers will work with you and your team to get the unique result you are looking for when it comes to high quality grating system.