The big strong desk for your next big idea.

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Grown in Australia

Our big idea? We’re putting an end to disposable furniture

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Just how big, is this big strong desk?

Big enough to think clearly & create freely.

It’s standard desk height though (which is 73cm) – don’t worry, we didn’t build a desk just for giants!

Go on, play with it.

Movable holders for your bag & headphones.

Start each day with a big clean clutter-free workspace :) keeping your bag, backpack or headphones neatly packed away.

Included are four holders:

2 BIG Ones

Perfect for hanging your handbag or a backpack.

2 Little Ones

For headphones, VR set, HR or HRV monitors.

A secret shelf to keep things tidy.

No cords or power bricks on the floor means you can’t get tangled up in power cord spaghetti! Plus, you can hide away any unsightly modems or external drives.

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100% Recyclable Packaging. 0% Plastic.

The last thing the world needs is more plastic packaging and polystyrene foam. We only use recyclable materials in the packaging of our flat-pack desks.

Each part of the Big Desk is carefully wrapped in recycled kraft paper (perfect for kids to doodle on). These parts are then placed into recyclable cardboard cartons, using cardboard edging and spacers.

Each box is then sealed with recyclable paper packaging tape. This means our packaging is 100% recyclable in your regular household recycling.

Start your next big idea.

Get the big strong desk for people with big ideas, with Free Delivery (except WA, NT)

Size (cm): W 164 x D 80 x H 73

Current lead time: 2-3 weeks

 

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The big desk that’s built to last.

90-Second, Poka Yoke Assembly.

No tools, no screws, no headaches. The flat-pack desk is designed so every-piece is reversible, so you can put it together way you like – no confusing multi-page manuals required!

Poka Yoke is essentially Japanese for idiot-proof.

It’s Beautifully THICK.

Made from 25mm (1 inch) thick sustainably-grown Australian Hoop Pine Plywood, this desk is rock solid and will stay that way for years to come.

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Unique Flippable Top = Double the Life!

Surface looking a bit tired? Simply flip the top over and your desk will look good as new – no need to buy a new one!

What else do Aussies love about it?

Designed to do no harm.
Quite the opposite actually…

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Made locally, from renewable Aussie timber

Unlike other “Australian” companies, our timber is sustainably grown in South East QLD, turned into timber in Brissy, and lovingly crafted in Melbourne.

Aussies should go on trips around the world, their furniture shouldn’t.

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Restoring native Australian Forests

With each desk sold we make a donation on your behalf to Greening Australia to plant trees and restore our beautiful forests – with the bonus of helping to offset some carbon too!

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Near Zero-Waste Manufacturing

Each part of our Big Flat-Pack Desk has been fastidiously designed to utilise around 95% of the raw materials – nearly eliminating waste from our manufacturing.

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The desk that does no harm.

You’re about to restore some native Australian forests – good job!

Size (cm): W 164 x D 80 x H 73

Current lead time: 2-3 weeks

 

Everything else you might need to know

Ecosium Big Desk Dimensions and Size

Our BIG Desk is made from 100% renewable Australian Hoop Pine. It’s grown in southeast QLD, transported to Brisbane to be turned into this gorgeous plywood, then onto Melbourne to be lovingly crafted into a beautiful BIG Desk.

  • 25mm (1 inch) thick Australian Hoop Pine
  • Grown in Southeast QLD
  • No cheap veneers, solid ply

Certification

Our supplier holds Chain of Custody under the RW, PEFC and FSC® forest certification schemes.

Benefits of Plywood

  • Renewable Resource – A natural product from a renewable resource
  • Beautiful – Preferred because of its warmth and natural grain patterns
  • Strength – Unique cross-layered structure makes it kilo for kilo, stronger than steel
  • Efficiency – Uses more of the log than timber
  • Versatility – Can be bent and formed to meet various sizes and shapes
  • Durability – Long-lasting and good resistance to damage

Our current lead time for all desks is 2-3 weeks.

We offer free standard delivery to VIC, SA, NSW, ACT, TAS, QLD. Standard delivery takes up to 7 business days from dispatch.

Unfortunately we do not ship to WA or NT at this stage.

We recommend giving your desk a weekly clean to keep it in top notch condition. This is good for the desk and good for your mental clarity! Simply wipe the desk surface in the direction of the grain with a very slightly damp cloth (no drips)!

Avoid using spray and wipe type products as these will slowly strip the natural oil and wax finish over time.

If you spill your coffee or glass of wine (no judgement here), don’t stress. Simply wipe up the spill as soon as possible with a slightly damp cloth, then dry off with a another clean dry cloth (the desk, not yourself).

Assembling the desk is super simple, but it is heavy, so rope-in whoever is nearby if you can:

  • Stand up one of the legs and slot the vertical brace down into it
  • Repeat with the other leg
  • Slot the shelf into the legs and vertical brace from the back
  • Pop on the desktop and you’re done!

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FAQs

A lot. Even though it’s big enough, we don’t recommend using it as a dance floor. The desk can safely hold up to 100kg.

Ecosium furniture is proudly made with ❤️ in Melbourne 🇦🇺 using 100% renewable Australian-grown timber.

Our packaging is 100% recyclable in your regular household recycling bin.

We recommend giving your desk a weekly clean to keep it in top notch condition. This is good for the desk and good for your mental clarity! Simply wipe the desk surface in the direction of the grain with a very slightly damp cloth (no drips)!

Avoid using spray and wipe type products as these will slowly strip the natural oil and wax finish over time.

If you spill your coffee or glass of wine (no judgement here), don’t stress. Simply wipe up the spill as soon as possible with a slightly damp cloth, then dry off with a another clean dry cloth (the desk, not yourself).

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