What does inclusive play mean?

Wednesday, 30 Jan 2019

We’ve seen more and more effort put towards creating inclusive play spaces. But for some – whether it’s a lack of budget or lack of space – it’s hard to […]

Exciting play and fitness elements at Pasterfields Sports Complex

Wednesday, 23 Jan 2019

Pasterfields Sports Complex is a spectacular project that started as part of Lake Macquarie City Council’s masterplan, years before it was actually installed. Now the amazing Sports Complex is finished, […]

An old playground becomes a new challenge course for Oberon Primary School

Monday, 12 Feb 2018

Oberon Primary School had an old playground that desperately needed a facelift. Old timber logs and tyres were the primary material in their main play area, and it just wasn’t […]

Dedicated fitness space for Canterbury Boys High School

Monday, 19 Feb 2018

Thanks to the vote from the Student Representative Council and Senior Prefects, Canterbury Boys High School knew that outdoor fitness equipment was something students definitely wanted. Armed with a successful […]

Designs that inspire us

Sunday, 29 Apr 2012

Many of us at A-Play (now a_space) go to sleep dreaming of the ultimate playground design. Slides often feature in those dreams. Reality is often a constraint but every now […]

Special School Playgrounds for Secondary Students

Friday, 05 Jun 2015

Designing playgrounds for special schools is quite unique, particularly when considering secondary school students. We recently installed a playground at Yarrabah Special School for students aged between 13-18 years. Part […]