nature

Natural-terrain schoolyards reduce children’s stress
Natural-terrain schoolyards reduce children’s stress August 10, 2014 (1 votes, average: 5.00 out of 5)

Playing in schoolyards that feature natural habitats and trees and not just asphalt and recreation equipment reduces children’s stress and inattention, according to a University of Colorado Boulder study. Working on class assignments or gardening in such settings also provide ... Read More »

Stirling Civic Gardens, Cedric Street
Stirling Civic Gardens, Cedric Street June 24, 2014 (3 votes, average: 4.67 out of 5)

Activity description Beautiful, well-manicured large park with shaded playground, wildlife and green open spaces. Activities include: The playground is large with many climbing and play structures for ranging ages and abilities. The playground is in sand and mostly covered by ... Read More »

Perth airport viewing platform
Perth airport viewing platform January 7, 2014 (2 votes, average: 5.00 out of 5)

Activity description From Perth Airport’s viewing platform, you can watch the arrivals and departures from runway 03/21 which is the most frequently used runway especially for larger aircrafts. Pets are not permitted. Activities include: Viewing plane traffic. Check the flight ... Read More »

Burswood Park
Burswood Park January 6, 2014 (3 votes, average: 4.67 out of 5)

Activity description Burswood park is located along the Perth foreshore and the playground is on the outskirts of the Crown Casino. Dogs allowed but must be kept on a lead. Activities includes: Large playground with 3 separate climbing frame structures ... Read More »

Mawson Park Hillarys
Mawson Park Hillarys November 21, 2013 (2 votes, average: 5.00 out of 5)

Activity description Mawson Park Hillarys is a large park suitable for children and families of all ages. Activities include: Huge playground on soft-fall ground. There are separate equipment areas for children of various ages – from toddlers to teens. Playground ... Read More »

Seaton Park, Lesmurdie
Seaton Park, Lesmurdie July 1, 2013 (2 votes, average: 3.50 out of 5)

Seaton Park has a playground, easy walking trail and is dog friendly. Activities Include: Playground features swings, see-saws and climbing frame. It is in sand for safety purposes. Playground has no official shade but the large trees provide some shade. ... Read More »

Woodbridge Riverside Playspace Midland
Woodbridge Riverside Playspace Midland May 27, 2013 (13 votes, average: 4.69 out of 5)

Woodbridge Riverside Park (next to the older Ray Marshall Park), has facilities children of all ages and abilities. The playground and grassed area is fully fenced from the car park and river. The majority of the playground areas is covered ... Read More »

Alan Anderson Reserve
Alan Anderson Reserve May 17, 2013 (1 votes, average: 3.00 out of 5)

Alan Anderson Reserve has a playground, picnic facilities, walk trail and is dog friendly. Activities Include: Playground features swings, see-saw and a separate climbing frame and slide for younger and older children. Playground has no official shade but the large ... Read More »

Ledger Road Reserve, Gooseberry Hill
Ledger Road Reserve, Gooseberry Hill February 8, 2013 (2 votes, average: 4.00 out of 5)

This open space is located next to the community hall. There is an open space and a fairly well equipped playground. Activities include: Slides, quadrocker animals, climbing frames, swings (with a baby seat swing). Basketball court and rings Cricket run ... Read More »

Jorgensen Park Kalamunda
Jorgensen Park Kalamunda February 8, 2013 (3 votes, average: 4.33 out of 5)

Jorgensen Park is on the site of the old Kalamunda Golf Club. Activities include: Shaded and securely enclosed playground facilities Walk trail – 2.7km 1 hour moderately easy loop which incorporates parts of the Bibbulmun Track. The trail is marked ... Read More »







 
 
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