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Tree4Reef Mission: Epic Journey Down Freshwater Creek

Brinsmead, 4870

28 Jan 2017 10:00 AM - 1:00 PM

The Mission is to float from the rocks to Goomboora Park. Bring inflatable tyres, kayaks, air mattresses, boats, wood canoes, battle cruisers (or if you have none of these, a bike or scooter to follow the path).

Nature Play Symposium 2017 - Just For The Fun Of It!

Palm Beach, 1525

11 Mar 2017 8:30 AM - 5:00 PM

What is the Importance of Unstructured Outdoor Play in Children's Lives? The Nature Play QLD team is proud to be bring this next installment of important community conversations that WILL make a difference in the lives of the children you support.…

Forest School Level 3 Leader Training

Capalaba, 4157

26 Jun 2017 - 30 Jun 2017

After a hugely successful first workshop, Forest School Learning Initiative (UK) are delighted to continue their partnership with Nature Play QLD and extend the provision of Forest School Leader Training to Queensland for a second year, enabling even…
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Nature Play Symposium 2017

Unstructured outdoor play - nature play - is FUN-damental to a full and healthy childhood.

Join Nature Play QLD on a journey into why unstructured outdoor play is so vital for children. 

At ‘Just for the FUN of it’, we will explore the degree of fun and freedom in our children’s lives and the importance of developing an intrinsic love for outdoor play in our children, in order to achieve a well-balanced, healthy outdoor childhood.

Get active and inspired with hands-on nature play workshops, information, presentations and lots of opportunities for you to play both indoors and out. 

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.

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.

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