Packaging & Lashings

When it comes to packaging twines, Donaghys has the category wrapped up. From the small household requirements of our boxed strings, to the commercial applications of strong sisal and PP Superfilm lashings, Donaghys have a product to meet all demands.


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Packaging Twines

A complete range of all purpose Polypropylene (PP) lashings designed for use in a wide range of applications.  These packaging twines have relatively high strength while being lightweight and easy to handle.

Manufactured for Australasian conditions ensuring quality and performance.

  • Ease of handling
  • Strong lightweight twines
  • Chemically resistant
  • Easily managed draw from centre

Blackpak Lashings

A range of UV stable black lashings for outdoor use and applications that require a stronger lashing or twine.

Manufactured for Australasian conditions ensuring quality and performance.

  • Medium to heavy twines for stronger applications
  • UV stabilised for increased durability
  • Available in 1, 2 and 3 ply constructions

Compactor Paktwine

Donaghys' Compactor and Contractor Paktwines are high quality Polypropylene lashings. These twines are strong and tough with excellent knotting efficiency making them suitable for compacting and baling applications.

  • Tough, strong abrasion resistant PP lashing
  • Soft feel, smooth handling
  • Low stretch
  • Excellent knotting efficiency
  • Safer and economical alternative to steel strapping

Natural Sisal Lashing

A natural alternative for parcel tying in commercial applications.  Sisal lashing is biodegradable, making it ideal for zero waste projects and for horticultural and gardening applications.

  • Biodegradable, environmentally friendly
  • Easy on the hands
  • 1 ply & 2 ply medium options

Multi End PP Lashings

Donaghys Multi End PP Lashings are strong synthetic lashings with the same attributes as HorticultureTwine, conveniently packaged as a multi end coil. With multi ends, you can draw 50 ends of lashing from the coil at once to enable convenient multiple cuts, saving you time and money.

  • Convenient multi end coil
  • UV stabilised
  • Does not absorb moisture or rot
  • Available in 1400 and 1970 tex in 50 ends x 250m coil

Tarred Marline

Donaghys' Tarred Marline is a traditional twine manufactured from synthetic Polyester with tarring application to enhance rot resistance and abrasion resistance. Ideally suited to; whipping, serving and telecommunications applications.

Twines & Strings

Shop Twines

Donaghys' have a range of soft cotton and natural Jute shop twines.  Available in pull from centre dispensing spools.

  • Natural fibre
  • Light weight
  • For tying, gardening and general purpose use


Donaghys Polystring is a synthetic polypropylene string, conveniently packaged for the consumer in small boxes for a variety of general applications.

  • Conveniently packaged for consumer
  • Available in a range of colours
  • Available at all good hardware stores

Nylon Waxed Whipping Line

Donaghys Nylon Waxed Whipping twine is wax impregnated to bind, sew and protect for high strength whipping.

  • 470 tex
  • Telstra item code: 675/00043

Boxed Cotton & Jute String

Donaghys' boxed string range includes Cotton and Jute string. These strings can be used for a variety of general purpose applications and are conveniently pre-packaged for the consumer. 

  • Convenient pre-packaged products
  • Natural fibre, biodegradable
  • Available at all good hardware stores
  • Not stocked in Australia