Client: BMW – Dept. of Finance
Location: 12 Yarralinka Road | Southern River, WA 6110
Dates: Dec, 2020
Outcomes: School Nature Playground

The new principal at newly established Yarralinka PS contacted NBP to complete a small landscaped Nature play area for the new school. Designing within an area with an established bike race track, several small pocket nature play areas were designed and built to provide a variety of play experiences within the playground. These included water play, loose parts cubby building, balancing and climbing experiences and quiet sitting and reflective play areas.

Nature Play Elements: 

WaterPlay: Rock water mound; Carved timber water troughs, Carved water logs,
Balancing: Balancing Nest with perch decks; Rope Nest; Balancing logs and rocks;
Active: Twirl Bars
Sensory: Sensory Totems
Shelters: Cubby bones and Loose parts cubby building
Basics: Landscaping, ground logs and rocks, plantings, Softfall mulch; Sitting Steppers

Commissioned: Design and Construct




08 9331 2997

Nature Based Play
1 Rees Street
O’Connor WA 6163
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ABN: 78 607 451 516

Nature Based Play believes that, especially in the context of Nature Play, there is much to be gained from pursuing a deeper understanding of the cultural, spiritual and educational practices of First Nations peoples.

Our offices and workshop are located on Whadjuk Noongar Boodjar, though our work takes us all across the State. As such we would like to acknowledge the Traditional Owners of the land on which we work throughout Western Australia. 
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