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2016 Kidsafe National Playspace Design Awards

WINNERS ANNOUNCED!

National Kidsafe Day, Tuesday 25 October 2016

ABOUT THE AWARDS

The 2016 Kidsafe National Playspace Design Awards (the Awards) recognise excellence and innovation in the provision of safe, creative playspaces. The Awards are open to playground owners, service providers, design professionals, students, and landscapers from across Australia.

This is a great opportunity to showcase playspace design in action!

The Awards aim to promote inspirational, innovative, best practice play facilities that encourage healthy participation in recreational activities for all children.

 


The winners are:

EDUCATION AND CARE SERVICES 

Winner: Wandana Outdoor Learning Area, Gillies Plains, South Australia

Highly Commended: Fit Kidz Putney Playspace, Putney, NSW

SCHOOLS

Winner: Skywalker Playground, Kellyville Public School, Kellyville, NSW

Highly Commended: Mater Dei School, Camden, NSW

PUBLIC PLAYSPACES CATEGORY A <$500K

Winner: Eyre Park All Abilities Regional Playspace, Middleton , Western Australia 

Highly Commended: Phoenix Park Playspace, Drummoyne, NSW

PUBLIC PLAYSPACES CATEGORY B $500K - $1M

Winner: Valley Reserve SPARC, Mt Waverley, Victoria

Highly Commended: Sydney Park Bike Track, St Peters, NSW

PUBLIC PLAYSPACES CATEGORY C >$1M

Winner: Playford Alive Town Park, Munno Para, South Australia

Highly Commended: Early Start Discovery Space, University of Wollongong, NSW

LEYCESTER MEARES MEMORIAL AWARD

Special Recognition for Innovative Design: The Happy Garden, Sydney Children’s Hospital, Randwick, NSW

Click below to view the winners of the 2016 Awards:


 

Click here to view the winners of the 2014 Awards.

Click here to view the winners of the 2012 Awards.