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Tackling the Australian climate with Akeso: The best work socks Australia has to offer

Discover how Akeso offers the ultimate solution for the rigorous Australian climate with work socks Australia is raving about – no matter what your profession.


Introduction to work socks for Australia

Australia, a continent known for its diverse climates, offers unique challenges when it comes to attire. For professionals working outdoors or those always on the go, the right pair of socks can make all the difference. Enter Akeso, combining technology and comfort to create the ideal work socks tailored for Australia’s distinctive weather conditions.


The Australian climate challenge

Australia’s diverse weather conditions range from tropical monsoons in the north to cooler, temperate climates in the south. A work sock for this continent needs to be multifaceted: warm for brisk mornings and equipped with moisture-wicking capabilities to handle the midday sun.


Extreme heat warnings: A global concern

As the northern hemisphere grapples with extreme heat waves and fires, there’s growing concern about the intensifying global temperatures and the heat it’s going to bring to the southern hemisphere. Recent climate data indicates a 70% chance of a shift from La Niña to El Niño patterns. With this transition, Australia is predicted to experience one of its hottest summers on record by the end of 2023 and further risks of bushfires. This further underscores the need for adaptive and resilient attire, especially for professionals working in challenging environments.


Metis PCA™: A solution for all seasons

Metis PCA™, a key material in Akeso Socks, aligns seamlessly with the demands of the Australian climate. Its moisture-wicking capabilities ensure dryness, while its antibacterial and antifungal properties maintain foot health, even in the most gruelling conditions.

  • Antibacterial: In a country known for its heat, bacteria can thrive. Metis PCA™ offers antibacterial properties, ensuring feet remain healthy and safe from potential infections, crucial for those constantly on their feet.
  • Antifungal: Fungal infections like athlete’s foot can be a common issue in humid conditions. Metis PCA™ combats this, offering added protection against such nuisances.
  • Moisture wicking: The capability to draw moisture away from the skin is vital, especially during long workdays. This property ensures feet remain dry, minimizing the risk of blisters.
  • Odour-free: The culmination of all these properties results in a sock that remains free from odour, even after rigorous use, a blessing for those in close-quartered work environments.
  • Fire-resistant: While Akeso Socks, crafted from a blend of Metis PCA™, Nylon, and Elastane, aren’t specifically designed as thermal protective wear, Metis PCA™ inherently offers exceptionally high-performing resistance to heat and flames. For those in search of enhanced protection, especially during bushfire season, we offer a dedicated Personal Protection Fire Blanket made exclusively from Metis PCA™.


Adaptability for diverse work environments

One of the standout qualities of Akeso Socks, powered by Metis PCA™, is their adaptability to a range of professional environments. From construction sites in the humid north to office spaces in the cooler south, from outdoor agricultural fields under the burning sun to indoor workshops, these socks consistently perform. Their design ensures that regardless of the work setting, professionals across Australia can rely on Akeso for consistent foot comfort and protection. The resilience of the material coupled with its diverse set of protective features ensures that Australian workers, no matter their trade, can rely on Akeso to keep their feet in optimal condition throughout their workday.


Akeso stands as a beacon of innovation and design in the world of work socks. With the challenges of the Australian climate, especially the predicted extreme temperatures, the significance of durable and adaptable work socks becomes paramount. Akeso, with its pioneering approach, doesn’t merely offer a sock; it presents a commitment. A commitment to unparalleled comfort, reliability, and preparedness for any climatic challenge Australia might present.

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Antibacterial, Anti-fungal, moisture wicking, and odour-free.
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Sizes AU Size US Size UK Size Euro Size
Small 4-6 5-7 2-4 35-37
Medium 6-8 7-9 4-6 36-39
Large 8-10 9-11 6-8 38-41
X-Large 10-12 11-13 8-10 42-44
XX-Large 12-14 13-15 10-12 44-46
Sizes AU Size US Size UK Size Euro Size
Large 6-8 7-9 5-8 39-42
X-Large 8-11 9-12 8-11 42-46
XX-Large 11-14 12-15 11-14 46-49

Measure from ear to nose then double.


Measure from bridge to chin.

Mask Left - Right Top - Bottom
Knitted 3 layer - R 185mm 140mm
Knitted 3 layer - L 190mm 145mm
Woven 2 layer - R 250mm 135mm
Woven 2 layer - L 280mm 155mm