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Loose Parts play is an engaging and motivating way for children to utilise a range of repurposed and natural materials as resources for outdoor play and learning. The open-ended, sensory and multipurpose nature of loose parts invites inventiveness an…

The fourth webinar provides an overview of the Dimensions of Outdoor Learning from the Australian Curriculum. There is a strong focus on developing skills and knowledge, developing relationships between children and nature, sustainability and most im…

“Let’s go out and have some fun!” The final webinar in our series features Nature Play WA CEO, Griffin Longley, in conversation about how parents can create special memories through taking their children outside and sharing experiences. He enc…
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Time in Nature Has Not Been Cancelled

by Griffin Longley

Not everything has changed. The djidi-djidi still chases the crow. The ocean still bends to the sky. The tree has not tired of the sun. Clouds still tell stories. And the herring still fancies itself a marlin. And as COVID-19 turns things upside down, there has never been a better time to reconnect with the natural world all around us and enjoy the mini adventures of play. Read more…

DIY Bug Hotel - no construction required!

by Katherine Healy

This blog started as a simple Instagram image of our DIY Bug Hotel, but the post was so popular we thought we’d put together a How-To blog, (complete with pictures of the work in progress) of our creation - zero power tools required! Read more…

Bog Lap Around The Sun

by Griffin Longley

Here we go, another bog lap around the sun. It's already February, the Christmas holidays are done and the New Years resolutions we made for ourselves are a distant memory. So, how can we slow things down a bit, breathe, and better enjoy the time we have together with our families? Read more…

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COVID-19 Self Isolation Resources for Families

Discover awesome new resources supporting families spending time together during the COVID-19 pandemic.

Nature Play WA App

The Nature Play WA app makes accessing ideas to help get kids outdoors easy!  The free app promotes the resources, programs, trails and events we have created to make taking part in nature play easy.

Nature Passport Outdoor App

Our tool to help families and schools replace kids’ sedentary screen-time with playing, exploring and learning outdoors. 

Free Benji - The Rewilding

Nature Play WA works to "rewild" one of our state's most endangered species!

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