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Video: 5 Tips for Creating an Effective Play Space

April 8, 2020

  A huge amount of time, work effort and cost go into designing a play space. In this video, our playground consultant, James Rogers, shares 5 tips to create an […]

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Playground Design Ideas for Different Play Types

January 24, 2020

Play is about a lot more than swings, roundabouts and slides – fun as those things are! Researchers have identified as many as 16 different types of play that kids […]

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Play Space Access, Traffic Flow & Equipment Positioning Guide

November 26, 2019

Playground design is a serious business. The science of play is more complex than first meets the eye. It involves more than just choosing equipment from a catalogue pasting it […]

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Alice’s Playspace: Designing Play Equipment for Inclusive Playgrounds

July 10, 2019

Alice’s Playspace at Errington Reserve, St Albans, Victoria is perfect for big and little kids with different abilities and has different play areas and equipment appealing to a range of […]

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Playground Standard Impact Area & Free Space Guide

April 16, 2018

The main playground standard, AS4685, is over 100 pages and covers a huge range of compliance topics. This guide covers the general aspects of impact area and free space requirements […]

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Does helicopter parenting make kids more anxious?

December 4, 2017

Parent, urban designer, play space designer or all of the above – here’s an interesting study! Recent international studies have found that challenging parenting behaviour may reduce childhood anxiety. About […]

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