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Planting, Planning and Play

Planning Outdoor Environments in Schools: A One Day Seminar

A forum for discussion and information, in a lovely venue with great food:

  • current research - the role and value of outdoor play at school
  • practical design for play, learning, landscape and sport
  • inspirational and sustainable gardening
  • successful and practical tree management

Event Information:Date: Thursday 10 November 2016Time: 9:00am to 4:15pmLocation: City of Melbourne Bowls Club, Flagstaff Gardens, West MelbourneCost: $195.00

Outdoor Play Twilight Site Visits with Petria Allen in SA

Part 1 “Local risk/benefit in action”The volunteers at Athelstone Uniting Church Stay & Play Playgroup were inspired to expand outdoors... see how they have ap- plied Tim Gill’s risk/benefit assessment concepts at their unique site. Tour, discussion & resources.Meet: Athelstone Uniting Church, Cnr Fox Avenue, AthelstoneDate: Monday 31st October 2016,Time: 5-5:45pmPart 2 “Local & language-rich outdoor play”Experience the free & fabulous developmental opportunities available to children in this local open space - led by Speech Pathologist Petria Allen.