Posts Tagged ‘Nature Play’

  • For the kids

    Cubbies and nature quests – all the highlights from Outdoor Classroom Day

    A mass of grinning little faces descended upon Centennial Park last Thursday for international Outdoor Classroom Day. The special day had hundreds of school-aged children learning ways to reconnect with nature while playing outside and Centennial Parklands’ experienced ‘nature play’ educators were on the ground to lead the way! There were sensory games, trails to follow […]

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  • Events and Activities

    Get outdoors for Outdoor Classroom Day at Centennial Parklands

    Thursday 7 September 2017 will mark Outdoor Classroom Day and the first time the Centennial Parklands education team will be involved in an international campaign aimed at getting millions of children around the world learning and playing outside. Over the years, thousands of students have benefited from the Parklands’ expertise in developing curriculum-based programs into […]

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  • Meet the Parklands team

    Meet the team: Sam Crosby – our nature play specialist

    For the last six and a half years Sam Crosby has been enriching the lives of children, carers and educators through the Centennial Parklands Education Precinct. She has developed new philosophies, created innovative programs and enabled more and more children to connect with nature, the bush and our unique Australian heritage. We sat down with Sam to […]

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  • Photo of the Week Photo of the week

    Photos of the week: Parklands’ smiles – can’t beat ’em

    This week’s Friday Favs features our visitors’ great smiles. We love seeing the joy and value that our green spaces bring to the lives of our visitors – which is over 20 million annually! Whether it’s learning to ride a bike, getting married, or just spending time with nature that makes you happy, we are glad to be a part of it and remember keep smiling (and tagging us!).

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