Play Library

Welcome to our Play Library, an online extravaganza of free play publications ready for your access.


Please note that Risk Management Hub files are only available to Full Benefits Package Members on our password protected area of the website.

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The importance of play

A fantastic free resource on the importance of play aimed at parents and all those involved in promoting play...


We the Parents

Loose Parts Toolkit


Play Wales

A Booklet for a Richer Understanding of Children’s Right to Play

Children's Right to Play - Article 31: A Booklet for a Richer Understanding of Children’s Right to Play



Outdoor Safety Issues in Early Childhood Centres

This was based on a presentation given by Mary Jeavons at Play Australia's one day Conference "Everything you want to know about managing risk in early years services" held on November 25th, 2016.


Mary Jeavons - Jeavons Landscape Architects

From Strategy to Reality - The Bristow Smith Reserve Nature Playspace Story

Congratulations to Alexandrina Council for compiling this great account of Bristow Smith Reserve Nature Playspace. Congratulations also to WAX Design on developing this wonderful space. This document a great example of post evaluation of a project. In a demanding world of expectations of delivery and moving onto the next project, it’s so valuable to evaluate and celebrate what has been accomplished.


Alexandrina Council