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Ray Crump Oval – A fantastic community space

  Wollongong City Council successfully opened their newest play space at Ray Crump Oval, Primbee to a large cheer from local school students! As part of a community consultation process, the enthusiastic kids from Primbee Public School worked with members of council to help design the new playground at Ray Crump Oval. In attendance on […]

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Lifting children out of poverty through PLAY

Can you build a playground for $500.00 or less? A local Australian charity, Playground Ideas, is doing just that in poverty stricken communities all over the world, where no playground was available before. We believe every child needs the opportunity to play, no matter where they happened to have been born. Because, above all else, we […]

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Ray Abood Oval opened in STYLE

Shoalhaven City Council Mayor Amanda Findley & Member for Kiama Gareth Ward were on hand to officially open the newly rejuvenated play space in the scenic Cambewarra Village. The Cambewarra Residents and Ratepayers were the driving force for the project, succesfully receiving $45,000 from the NSW Community Parterships Grant towards the new playground. Mr Ward […]

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Play is coming back…

There is a renewed interest, awareness and priority being given to children’s play. The world over. Of course, it’s a tired cliche to say “It was different when we were young”. But the fact remains, it is a different society we are in now. And most children don’t have the same opportunities for free and […]

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Too much computer time…

I remember reading an article a while ago that pointed out that the big difference between traditional play, that many of us knew as children, and engaging with digital media (computer games, xBox, etc) as a form of play for children, is that the device is in control. Children lose their need and sense of creativity […]

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The world is worried

The intrusion of digital “noise” is replacing so much of what we used to do. Good things that we used to enjoy doing, and benefit from, without even thinking about doing them. With the advent of digital we (humans) have embarked upon a worldwide experiment to see what the results are when you replace all of those things with digital […]

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Children that play are better readers

Last week I visited a Community Hall in a rural town where our customer wants a variety of Moduplay products installed. But it was a passing remark that caught my attention… “Of course, balancing on play equipment helps their reading skills”. On further enquiry she explained it is a well known truth that children with reading challenges can […]

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