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Playgrounds Geelong Blog

We’re halfway there…

20 June 2018

It’s hard to believe we’re almost halfway through the year, with winter here and cold weather at our door. Lots of us are starting to think about what’s ahead, even thinking about Christmas, looking at our backyards and wondering what we can do to keep the little people in our lives happy and healthy once…

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Let’s play: creating an outdoor space your kids will love.

17 April 2018

In a tech-filled world, finding ways to occupy our kids that doesn’t involve a screen is something almost every parent is looking for. Having a backyard that provides a screen-free haven of outdoor fun, can help craft imagination and creativity in all of our children. Here’s a few tips on creating a fun, interesting space…

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Mini trampoline fitness during the cooler months

20 March 2018

It’s usually around this time of year that our excited and optimistic New Years fitness resolutions have been well and truly given up. Buried in fact (well, for many of us at least). With cooler weather on the horizon, most of us are starting to think about winter and the indoor life, rather than getting…

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AlleyOop comes to Playgrounds Geelong

8 February 2018

Playgrounds Geelong are now the distributors for the AlleyOop Trampolines. The manufacturers of AlleyOop place the safety of all users as their highest priority, developing a massive amount of safety features. These innovations for the protection of children led to them being invited to become one of 35 founding members of the U.S. Consumer Product…

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16 December 2017

DECEMBER 2017 We have five different Nest Swings here at Playgrounds Geelong  currently in stock Our basic Nest Swing is round, has a 100kg weight limit, is green and black, has a two point hanging system and costs $135. Our climbing Swivel  Nest swing is round, has a 100kg weight limit, is multi coloured with…

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22 November 2017

Christmas is not far away and while a lot of us have been planning for months, there are still some people who haven’t had a chance to start their Christmas shopping. On the Playgrounds Geelong website you will find heaps of ideas for all ages on your shopping list. We have cubbies, forts, monkey bars,…

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Geelong Playground Boats

8 September 2017

Our Boats are fantastic for imaginative play. Made from Ecowood they are family friendly and compliant with government regulations. Playboats Original – seats 4 comfortably. Has two steering wheels and your choice of either binoculars or telescope Sandpit – seats two comfortably in the front and has a sandpit in the back. Three Bencher – For…

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Giant Pass the Pigs comes to Geelong

6 June 2017

Always looking to add new giant games to our party hire list we jumped when we saw Pass the pigs came in a giant game edition. As a a family we had great fun throwing snouters and jowlers, laughing as others pigged out. It is an easy game to play based on how the pigs fall…

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Meeting the Special Needs in our Geelong community and beyond

23 May 2017

As individuals, we all have different needs and likes and therefore our enjoyment comes in different forms. We believe that every child has the right to enjoy experiences. For the past year we have been searching for ways to meet the challenges of children’s needs in Geelong. After speaking to parents, teachers, case workers and physios…

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What can we do for wet weather fun in Geelong?

26 April 2017

With the start of the cold weather, now is the perfect time to purchase your children a cubby house. If you are trying to get the children away from the television but it is too wet outside, a cubby is the ideal solution. The children can be out of the house playing, but staying dry…

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