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Nature Play QLD


Tuesday, 30 April 2019


Mackay Regional Botanic Gardens, 9 Lagoon Street, West Mackay, 4740

Registration closes on:

Monday, 29 April 2019 at 8:00 AM - (GMT+10:00) Brisbane

Nature Play Spaces and Loose Parts Play 

Hands- on fun workshop learning about the benefits of nature play

Tuesday 30th April, 9.30am – 4pm

At Mackay Regional Botanic Gardens

Meeting Room

9 Lagoon Street, West Mackay

Cost: $250 incl GST, plus booking fee

Numbers are limited - 20 people -


Who should come along?

  • Local Government Parks and Recreation Officers
  • Landscape Architects
  • Landscapers
  • Play space designers and builders
  • Teachers, Educators and P&C Members
  • Centre Owners and Mangers
  • OSHC Staff and Management
  • Playgroup Organisers and Parents
  • Family Day Care Operators

What to Bring

  • Water / water bottle
  • Hat, Sun screen
  • Pen / paper / Business card
  • Wear clothes to play in and comfortable shoes
  • Camera and photos of your school, centre or park and project ideas

At the end of this intimate workshop you should expect to have a far greater idea about what nature play is and how to go about enabling nature play, including loose parts play, in your community, school, centre, in your parks and reserves and through your designs and business ventures.

The presentations will be part theoretical and part hands-on. You will take home many resources including a project plan that you will commence in the workshop to help move your ideas forward.                                                      Angela Wright