A stylish design to elevate your driveway and bring elegance to every last detail of your home.

The Design and Functionality of Your Concrete Matters

Invest in the durable and elegant design of exposed aggregate concrete with Italcon. Specialising in this durable and visually appealing type of concrete, we cater to a variety of applications, from driveways to outdoor spaces. Exposed aggregate concrete reveals the natural beauty of small stones and pebbles within the concrete, providing a slip-resistant, low-maintenance surface with a contemporary finish.

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Exposed Aggregate Driveway Melbourne


In Melbourne, our exposed aggregate driveways are renowned for their durability and quality. More than just a standard concrete driveway, these driveways offer longevity with minimal maintenance. The exposed aggregate finish enhances your property’s value and street appeal, giving it a distinctive, modern look. When considering a new concrete driveway or upgrading your existing one, our exposed aggregate concrete driveways are a practical and stylish choice.


Exposed aggregate concrete is not limited to driveways; it’s also ideal for high traffic areas, entertainment areas and most outdoor areas. Its slip-resistant texture makes it a safe choice for swimming pool surrounds, combining safety with aesthetic appeal.

Concrete pool surrounds

Concrete Pool Surrounds

Our slip-resistant concrete pool surrounds combine safety and elegance, featuring durable materials and designs that complement any pool area with minimal maintenance.

Concrete Patios

Italcon's concrete patios blend durability with style, offering weather-resistant outdoor spaces tailored to enhance your home's aesthetic and functionality.

Concrete Pathways

Concrete Pathways

Robust and visually appealing, our concrete pathways provide a durable, attractive route through your property, designed to complement its overall look and withstand heavy use.

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Traditional smooth-finished concrete driveways, while neat and clean, can seem bland and lack durability. But the advent of exposed aggregate concrete driveways is changing the game.

Exposing the inner textures of the concrete, this technique unveils a mosaic of pebbles and stones. The result is not just a driveway with enriched aesthetics and color, but a durable, long-lasting surface ideal for withstanding regular vehicle traffic.

Moreover, these driveways boast a natural grip, making them a practical choice for homes with pool surrounds. Exposed aggregate concrete driveways are increasingly popular, striking the perfect balance between functional robustness and visually captivating design.


Choosing exposed aggregate concrete for your Melbourne home or business isn’t just about its visual charm; it’s a decision backed by a multitude of practical benefits. Here’s why this material is increasingly popular for driveways, pathways, and other outdoor areas:

Durability and Resistance

Exposed aggregate stands up remarkably well to heavy traffic and Melbourne’s unpredictable weather patterns. It’s built to last, maintaining its integrity and appearance even under continual use.

Versatility in Design

With a wide range of colours and finishes available, exposed aggregate offers flexibility to match any design aesthetic. You can customise both the aggregate and the base concrete colour to suit your property’s style.

Superior Slip Resistance

Compared to standard brushed concrete, exposed aggregate provides enhanced slip resistance, making it a safer option for areas like driveways, pool decks, and walkways.

Low Maintenance Requirements

One of the most appealing aspects of exposed aggregate as an outdoor surface is its ease of upkeep as a concrete finish. A simple sealing process and occasional cleaning are all that’s required to keep it looking its best.

Aesthetic Appeal

Beyond its rugged, practical nature, exposed aggregate also adds a layer of sophistication to your Melbourne property. The textured surface, with its rich blend of colours, enhances the overall look of your outdoor space.

Long-Term Value

By installing an exposed aggregate surface, you’re not just enhancing the current appeal of your property; you’re also investing in its long-term value. The combination of durability, aesthetic appeal, and low maintenance makes exposed aggregate a wise choice for any property owner in Melbourne.

Choosing exposed aggregate means investing in a surface that combines elegance with practicality, ensuring your Melbourne property stands out for all the right reasons.

Contact Our Team

For expert advice and a free quote on exposed aggregate concrete solutions, contact the Italcon team.

Our commitment to quality workmanship and excellent customer service ensures your home improvement dreams are realised with the highest standards.


The cost varies based on size, but we ensure transparency and value in our pricing. For a ballpark figure, exposed aggregate concrete driveways in Melbourne will generally be in the range of $100-$150 per square metre depending on your requirements, but contact us for a free quote, we’d be happy to help!

Yes, it’s an excellent choice due to its durability, low maintenance, and aesthetic appeal.

Beyond its practical benefits, exposed aggregate provides a wider range of design options with various types of cement and aggregates. This versatility allows for customisation to match any architectural style or personal preference, making it a more aesthetically diverse choice. Additionally, the textured surface of exposed aggregate is effective in hiding stains, wear and weather damage, ensuring a consistently attractive appearance with minimal maintenance requirements.

In terms of sealing, you’d be looking at around every 12 to 36 months. That’s obviously a huge difference in timeline, but weather and volume of traffic can play a huge role in determining your driveway’s needs. Chat with an expert to see when your concrete is in need of sealing.

Getting exposed aggregate concrete added to your property doesn’t need to make for a huge disruption in your life. The concrete itself can dry in just a few short hours, though it will take around 24 hours to fully cure.

Exposed aggregate driveways offer many benefits, making them a standout choice over other types of concrete. These driveways showcase a unique aesthetic appeal with a modern finish, thanks to the textured concrete which exposes a variety of small stones or pebbles. This textured surface also enhances slip resistance, an important feature for safety in wet or icy conditions, especially in high traffic areas. 


In addition to their aesthetic qualities, exposed aggregate driveways demonstrate significant durability, withstanding heavy use and resistant to weather damage. One of the major advantages of this driveway type is that it requires very little maintenance, with the textured finish adept at concealing any stains or marks. 



When you work with Italcon Concreting, you get to leave the hard work to us without ever letting go of your control. We’re here to collaborate with you throughout every step of the process, listening to your visions and requirements. We’re just here to listen, advise, and bring it all to life.

Local Expert Craftsmanship

You shouldn’t have to travel far and wide to find the highest quality concrete craftsmanship available. We’ve been delivering unbeatable services all across Melbourne for years now, and the incredible results we’ve produced from east to west of our beautiful city can speak for themselves.

The Italcon Touch

What sets Italcon apart? When our founders emigrated to Australia, they sought to use their many years of international concreting experience to bring an unbeatable design and flair to their business. Heavily influenced by Italian heritage and an appreciation for design and sculptural beauty, an Italcon driveway is something your guests are bound to rave about.


Discover the elegance of exposed aggregate driveways Melbourne residents have come to love for their resilience and aesthetic appeal.

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