Projects

Hawthorne Park

November 26, 2011 1:21 pm Published by

Playscape Creations were initially approached by Brisbane City Council to design an inclusive playspace for the residents of Hawthorne and surrounds. The community had been working with their local Councillor for an upgraded playground and the Touched by Olivia Foundation helped draw Council’s focus to the...
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Lady Cilento Children’s Hospital – Playground Construction

December 4, 2014 4:18 pm Published by

While we weren’t involved in the concept and design phase, we took tremendous pride in taking on the construction project management that brought this fantastic space together. All design credit goes to Ric McConaghy’s vision and hard work, along with some fantastic product from Art...
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Ferny Grove Picnic Ground

October 3, 2014 6:25 pm Published by

The most telling sign of the success of this playground was the massive hug I received from a mother when we first visited the park.  And she didn’t stop at one hug either!  The kids just love it – and happy kids created a very...
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Why we do what we do

July 3, 2014 12:08 pm Published by

Seeing children enjoy the recreational spaces that we have built answers the question of why we do what we do.  Yes, as a Company we do it to survive, but the reward of seeing a vision through to fruition, to see the overall holistic decision...
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Whites Hill Reserve, Brisbane

May 6, 2014 11:32 am Published by

Another key All Abilities playground for Brisbane City Council – the new playground at Whites Hill Reserve has an ‘exploration’ theme, where children of all ages and abilities can embark on their own journey. Our SwayFun has been included in the design – facilitating two...
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City Botanic Gardens

May 6, 2014 11:11 am Published by

Playscape Creations was thrilled to be a part of Brisbane City Council’s project at the City Botanic Gardens in Brisbane.  The brief was to create an All Abilities playspace that made “a bold statement about access and inclusion” and “to deliver a unique, imaginative and...
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City Botanic Gardens, Brisbane

March 27, 2014 2:21 pm Published by

We have recently completed the installation of a stunning custom designed, All Abilities playground in the City Botanic Gardens in Brisbane.  Key to this development was a design that enabled people of all ages and abilities to have equal access and participation in play.  Not...
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Calvary Christian College, Mt Louisa

February 20, 2014 11:36 am Published by

Advantage Sports and Leisure – Playscape Creations’ agency in North Queensland – has just finished their latest playground installation at Calvary Christian College in Townsville.  This 800sqm playground features a unique PlayBooster design that challenges children in a variety of ways with climbing, upper body...
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The Whales at Pandanus

June 27, 2012 9:13 am Published by

The Whales at the family friendly park at Pandanus Beach Wynnum in Brisbane remains a favourite with locals and visitors to the area. The park design was originally initiated in 2003 with the total transformation and completion of the foreshore at Wynnum back in 2004. The...
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Redeemer Lutheran College

June 13, 2013 2:37 pm Published by

A full upgrade of the junior school facilities including new classrooms meant that the College needed a new play area. To stimulate the children, provide easy supervision and offer challenging climbing and social interaction opportunities, the Evos offered the perfect solution. With a host of components...
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Royal Darwin Hospital

June 13, 2013 1:43 pm Published by

Designed in conjunction with Mode Design, the play area for the Royal Darwin Hospital’s long stay facility required robust and unique playground equipment in two areas – 2-5 and 5-12 years. We selected the Evos and Weevos structures that were not only aesthetically pleasing, but...
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Rainworth State School

March 19, 2013 10:15 am Published by

We were approached by point of a referral from another school project to design a playspace that would meet the developmental needs of the junior primary children of the school. Appreciating that a bespoke playground was out of budget range, we were requested to develop...
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Colleges Crossing, Ipswich

December 21, 2012 10:41 am Published by

After being completely wiped out in the 2011 floods, the re-Development of the Colleges Crossing Recreational Reserve was a major undertaking between Ipswich City Council, GHD Landscape Architects and ourselves.  We worked towards a concept design that reflected the varied user groups and which offered...
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Cressbrook Dam, Crows Nest

December 20, 2012 11:24 am Published by

Natural Play at its best! This is the first GFRC Treehouse we brought to Australia for Toowoomba Regional Council.  With custom designed possum and wombat inserts in the “tree trunk” and recycled permalene “wood look” panelling, the look and feel of nature is even appealing...
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Kerrisdale, Mackay

November 21, 2012 1:23 pm Published by

After establishing a close working affiliation with the client and the Project Manager, Playscape Creations North Queensland (Advantage Sports & Leisure) were asked to create – from the ground up – a modern and accessible playground for the latest stage of the Kerrisdale residential development....
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Mount Isa Recreation Park

August 2, 2012 5:23 am Published by

The team at Playscape Creations were proud to be a part of the design and construction of the biggest spray park in Queensland. Situated in Mt Isa, the council had upgraded one of its city central parks to a destination location called the Mt Isa...
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Bailey Reserve, Bentleigh East

October 16, 2012 3:51 am Published by

Our brief was to blend in with the nautical theme of the neighbouring Aquatic Centre – so we set to work on a Custom Design that resulted in a wonderfully innovative, ‘one of a kind’ Boat, with Mobius climbing walls, net climbing, and plenty of...
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The Meadows, Pimpama

June 4, 2013 12:19 pm Published by

We have mentioned before that relationships are key, and again we found a solid foundation of trust and reliability in working with Planit Consulting as Project Managers for Leda Holdings’ latest development – The Meadows at Pimpama. We were asked to design a playground that encouraged...
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Warner Lakes, Brisbane

October 4, 2012 6:00 am Published by

Relationships are key, and with such a key residential development as Warner Lakes in the north of Brisbane, our clients required not only a “wow” structure but also a non-fragmented delivery that they could trust and rely on from design through to construction. Working with...
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Blue Mountains City Council

October 3, 2012 4:57 am Published by

Blue Mountains City Council posted an online Tender request for Playground Equipment Renewal.  The Scope of Works included – Construction of Play Walls, Relocation of existing fencing, picnic table and Bin, Concrete paving and pads, Supply and Install of Play Equipment, Rubberised Softfall, Organic Softfall,...
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Princes Park, Prahran

August 2, 2012 11:35 pm Published by

Set in the midst of a collection of architecturally significant heritage buildings, City of Stonnington were after a truly unique design for the renovation of the playground at Princes Gardens, Prahran. Incorporating the innovative Evos and Weevos playground models, alongside Inclusive All Abilities play elements,...
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Grantham Beautification Project

June 26, 2012 7:43 am Published by

We believe a successful project is all about the partnership. Our communication started with Lockyer Valley Regional Council – to develop a series of recreational spaces that would not only suit the landscape but also provide stimulating play for young and older children alike. Coordinating...
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Aspect – Vern Barnett School

June 3, 2012 4:44 am Published by

Vern Barnett School is a school catering for children with Autism and putting together a ‘play’ area for the children needed to meet the specific needs of their students and not just a stock standard off the shelf project approach.  After sitting down with the...
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Riverbank Park, Caboolture

December 13, 2012 9:14 am Published by

It’s not often that we work on a major development that is predominantly designed for Junior Play, but this playspace for PEET Developments, with Cardno Splat was a great teaming in achieving outstanding design and architectural effect. Our Weevos design was the perfect fit, offering...
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