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Designing Sensory Play Experiences – Part 1

November 27, 2020

Designing Sensory Play Experiences – Part 1 In 2013 a study on children’s play equipment preferences within commercial playgrounds revealed three things: children love swings, spinning, and climbing! As a […]

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Difference in Design: School vs Public Playground Design

July 30, 2020

Why is the difference in designs so important to consider? While there are certain aspects that should be applied to all playground design, one should never approach it with a […]

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What is True Play Value and How is it Achieved in Playground Design?

July 8, 2020

What is true play value? True play value can be most simply measured by how much a child is engaged by a playground both physically and mentally. If a child […]

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Improving The Mind Through Considered Playground Design

May 21, 2020

At this point in our series of posts explaining the ins and outs of our approach “Taking Play Seriously” we reach the Improvement section of our quadrant model. Once all […]

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Preserving The Body Through Good Play Design

April 20, 2020

What does it mean? Any adult knows that children often have unmatched energy. When you’re young you’re likely to be at your healthiest. Children are full of energy and enthusiasm. […]

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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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What to Expect in the Playground Creation Process

May 15, 2019

The playgrounds designed and built by leading Australian playground experts, adventure+, are in high demand thanks to innovative designs and streamlined systems that ensure a cost-effective, high quality result from ideation […]

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What Effect Does Hot Weather Have on Children’s Playgrounds? 5 Tips to Limit the Heat Impacts.

March 5, 2019

According to the Australian Government’s Bureau of Meteorology, January 2019 was the hottest month on record for Australia as a whole. It also was the warmest or second warmest recorded […]

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