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Saturday 21 Sep 2019

Birdwings School Holidays Forest School

Guanaba/numinbah Gold Coast, 4210

21 Sep 2019 9:00 AM - 4 Oct 2019 3:00 PM

Birdwings Holiday Forest School provides all-day nature play, creek play, bushcraft, shelter-building, firework, tool use and eco-arts. This is a full day of adventurous play outdoors, creating memories for children of an adventurous childhood with f…

Monday 23 Sep 2019

Natureweavers Spring Holiday Program

Black Mountain, 4563

23 Sep 2019 9:30 AM - 4 Oct 2019 2:30 PM

Natureweavers Earth School Holiday Programs are infamous throughout SE Qld! A program for children and families offering Bushcraft, Permaculture, Deep Ecology, Eco-Art and Herbal Wisdom experiences. The transition from Winter to Spring - seeds sp…

Tuesday 24 Sep 2019

Spring Earth Kids School Holiday Program - 3 day program

Windsor, 4030

24 Sep 2019 9:00 AM - 26 Sep 2019 3:00 PM

The Northey Street City Farm (NSCF) Earth Kids school holiday program is about supporting kids to become ‘nature smart’ - to have the knowledge, understandings and skills to engage in creating a more sustainable world – in a fun and interactive…
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3 BIG Lessons Learnt from The Neighbourhood Play Project. Where are all the kids?

It’s no secret that the slow creep of an indoor sedentary childhood and the increase in screen use has parents and experts across the globe alarmed.

Childhood has changed - and mostly not for the better.

I had been travelling around Queensland, presenting the Nature Play programs designed to help communities find ways to re-engage children with outdoor free play, when I had an epiphany about the role of the neighbourhood in a child’s ability to play.

Mud World is the Best Outdoor Festival for Kids!

Independent review of our Nature Play QLD Mud World Festival, by Amber Greene, Roam the Gnome Family Travel Directory.

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.

Re-Wilding Benji

'After several years in captivity, 'Benji' is about to be reintroduced into his natural environment.'

A very funny Nature Play QLD video! Our team had a good giggle watching this - we hope you enjoy our new ad as much as we did.

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