Aboriginal Clients
Aboriginal Clients

Aboriginal Clients

Nambucca Heads LALC, NSW Minyerri Community Child Care Centre, NT Nipapanha Community Inc, NT Ali Curung Community (Barkley Regional Council), NT Warakurna community in the Ngaanyatjarra lands, WA Indigenous Knowledge Centre Cherbourg Aboriginal Shire Council, QLD North West QLD Indigenous Catholic Social Services, QLD Palm Island Aboriginal Shire Council, QLD
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Health and Safety
Australian Standard AS4685

Australian Standard AS4685

Play Equipment Standards By Play Australia The scope of the Australian Standard AS4685 is to specify safety requirements for playground equipment; to ensure a proper level of safety in, on or around, playground equipment; and to protect children from hazards that they may be unable to foresee when using the equipment as intended or in […]
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Tragic death of boy in Darwin suburban playground

news.com.au By Gary Shipway 14 Feb 2019, 6:40pm Northern Territory Police are investigating the tragic circumstances surrounding the non-suspicious death of a Wanguri Primary School boy, believed to be eight years-old, in a nearby playground. Police say last night’s death is non-suspicious and say their inquiries to date indicate that the death occurred as a […]
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Playground star rating to measure safety during summer when temperatures are ‘hazardous’

ABC Radio Sydney By Amanda Hoh Updated 18 Jan 2019, 6:23am By 1:00pm on Thursday, the temperature in Holroyd in western Sydney was close to 40 degrees Celsius. It was only slightly cooler in the shade of a tree at a local playground, but already the metal slippery dip, which was in full sun, was […]
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Kidzspace Donations
Donations

Donations

Kidzspace believes in supporting our communities and has donated to: Noosa State High School: Softfall pads for rock wall (Value: $1,500) Noosa State High School: Duke of Edinburough Kakoda donation, $1,000 Tiberius Lodge: Climbing net, posts and freight (Value: $2,000) Fathering Adventures: Fatherhood Foundation, $1,500 Tiberius Lodge: Playground and Softfall (Value: $30,000) Noosa State High […]
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Playground Equipment
Australian Standard AS4685

Australian Standard AS4685

Play Equipment Standards By Play Australia The scope of the Australian Standard AS4685 is to specify safety requirements for playground equipment; to ensure a proper level of safety in, on or around, playground equipment; and to protect children from hazards that they may be unable to foresee when using the equipment as intended or in […]
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Sensory playgrounds offer more than a swing and slide to engage children

The Age By Andrew Taylor February 11, 2018 A painted sign behind the dangling ropes says car wash, but its playful possibilities are limited only by the imagination of William Bray and Hunter Smith. The boys swing and run among them, pretending to get wet. They hug as many ropes as their small arms can […]
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Risky Business

Inspire By Emily Ditchburn November/December 2017 Can there be such a thing as keeping children ‘too safe’? Absolutely – and councils shouldn’t be scared to play their part by introducing a little risk into playgrounds. Numerous studies have shown that attempts to eliminate risk from playgrounds are ultimately damaging children. The key, experts say, is […]
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