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1 Day Introduction to Forest Learning Workshop (Toowoomba)

Highfields, 4352

28 Jul 2017 9:00 AM - 3:00 PM

This Introduction to Forest Learning Workshop is perfect for those wanting to learn how to implement Forest Learning into their educational centre or school. The workshop is designed for educators working with children aged from 2 to 10 years old,…

Creating a Nature Play Space

Bentley Park, 4869

29 Jul 2017 9:00 PM - 4:00 PM

This one-day Creating Nature Play Spaces workshop will provide you with the tools to undertake the process of transforming your outdoor space to a nature play space. What to expect: - Discussions about the concepts of nature play - Com…

Embracing 2018 Passport Launch event for kids!!

Benowa, 4217

5 Aug 2017 9:00 AM - 12:01 PM

It's free! Join us for a fun day of nature play fun and games to celebrate the launch of the new edition Nature Play QLD Embracing 2018 Passport. This launch celebrating the new edition ‘Nature Play QLD Embracing 2018 Passport’ created in par…
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Forest Learning

Forest School is about using outdoor environments to teach children, and can be linked to the Australian National Curriculum and Early Years Learning Framework.

There is an emphasis on child-led learning that builds confidence, self esteem and independence through small achievable tasks. 

We are pleased to run Forest Learning Workshops designed for educators working with children 2 to 10 years.

What Nature Play QLD is all about

Nature Play QLD's mission is to increase the time Queensland kids spend in unstructured play outdoors and in nature. It is founded on the understanding that unstructured play outdoors - nature play - is fundamental to a full and healthy childhood.

Find out more about Nature Play QLD's mission and watch our short intro video.

GROW With Nature Play

GROW with Nature Play is the practical play app featuring heaps of things-to-do, tips, hints, and all sorts of information about how and why playing in nature can benefit your baby.

Designed for parents, carers and early childhood professionals of children 0 – 3 years old, the important formative years of a child’s life, the app allows parents to plan age appropriate play lists that improve development, health, wellbeing, confidence, curiosity, and family bonds.

Ready to play? Nature Play Scavenger Hunt!

A school holiday activity with a list of 20 things to find!
Keep your kids outdoors and active this school holidays with this Nature Scavenger Hunt.  Great for families and for educators to provide as a school holiday activity.  Some items may be found in your backyard, but for others you will have to go further afield! 

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