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6 08, 2018

Creating an All Abilities Playground

By | August 6th, 2018|Uncategorized|0 Comments

What are the benefits of an inclusive playground? By creating an inclusive all abilities playground, you help to break down the barriers.  When children of all ages and all abilities can play together they help to change the negative perceptions of people with disabilities. By building a playground where children, adults and caregivers can come [...]

1 08, 2018

The Significance of Play

By | August 1st, 2018|Uncategorized|0 Comments

What is the significance of play and how do your children benefit? There are two types of play for children, organised and free play. Children's brains and physical abilities are developed when they play in a creative environment. This article explains how children can benefit from playing and gain social skills which help them too adapt [...]

23 04, 2018

Things to think about when creating your perfect playground

By | April 23rd, 2018|Uncategorized|0 Comments

What is your budget and time frame for your playground? Do you need to fundraise or apply for a grant for your playground? Where will your playground be located? Will it be a community play area or a school playground? What type of playground are you wanting to create? Contemporary, traditional, adventure or inclusive playground. [...]

26 03, 2018

5 Tips To Get Your Children Outside

By | March 26th, 2018|Uncategorized|0 Comments

These days parents must really struggle to get their children outside. With the numerous technological temptations that are out there for our children to focus on.  Gone are the days where children played outside with their siblings, friends and neighbourhood kids until it become dark and were called in for dinner. Take these 5 simple [...]

7 03, 2018

The Benefits of Motion in the Playground

By | March 7th, 2018|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Motion playground equipment moves us in a way that static equipment cannot. There is nothing more exhilarating than swinging high in the sky or spinning around. Motion play engages a child’s motor skills and involves the muscles in the arms and the legs. Using motion equipment challenges children and creates an environment for growth and [...]

26 02, 2018

Indoor Playground Themes

By | February 26th, 2018|Uncategorized|0 Comments

The benefit of an indoor playground is that it is not weather dependent, allowing children a safe space to play rain or shine. They allow children to use their imagination by creating a themed playground area that will challenge and excite. By utilising a theme such as pirate ships, castles, jungles or animals you portray [...]

12 02, 2018

Fundraising for your new playground

By | February 12th, 2018|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Many schools apply for grants for a new playground, but grants only cover part of the cost, and fundraising becomes an essential component to realising a new playground. A fundraising plan is a great way to make raising money easy and simple. To prepare for fundraising it is best to create a committee made up [...]

10 01, 2018

Sun Smart with Shade Structures

By | January 10th, 2018|Uncategorized|0 Comments

We all know how important it is in this day and age to be sun smart, especially when our children are involved. By installing a shade structure over your playground this summer, will offer continuous play whether it be a super sunny day or raining we have you covered for all weather conditions. Play Poles [...]

12 12, 2017

Outdoor Fitness Equipment

By | December 12th, 2017|Uncategorized|0 Comments

We are all aware of the benefits physical activity has on our bodies and quality of life. Getting to the gym, however, is not always as easy or affordable for the average working person. Outdoor fitness equipment provides free and unlimited access all year round to improving your health. Getting outdoors to do your exercise [...]

22 11, 2017

How Playgrounds Stimulate Children’s Senses

By | November 22nd, 2017|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Using playground equipment allows children to engage in unique sensory experiences. The five common senses used are sight, sound, smell, taste and touch. These senses allow children to enjoy the sensation of sliding down a slide, flying high on swings, feeling sand falling through their hands.  this allows the smells and sounds of play to leave [...]