Kidsafe NSW promotes child injury prevention and education in an effort to preserve and protect the lives of our children.

Frequently Asked Questions

What type of playground surfacing is suitable for my playspace? INFORMATION SHEET  
What is drop testing? ARTICLE  
What should be considered when setting up moveable play equipment? INFORMATION SHEET  
Are portable mats safe to use? INFORMATION SHEET  
How do I clean the sand in the sandpit? INFORMATION SHEET  
What timber is appropriate to use in the playspace? INFORMATION SHEET  
I'm considering a natural playspace. What should I include? INFORMATION SHEET  
What about trampolines? INFORMATION SHEET  
Do we have enough space in our yard for swings? INFORMATION SHEET  
What plants are suitable for playspaces? WEB TOOL  
Are rocks and boulders safe to use in playspaces? ARTICLE  
What are the current Australian Standards for playgrounds? SITE PAGE  
How do I know that my playspace is safe? SITE PAGE  
What are the requirements for fencing? INFORMATION SHEET