Parents admit concern over children getting a lack of exercise

A study on Australian families revealed more than half of the parents were concerned about their children and their lack of exercise. An almost alarming 40 per cent of parents were also worried their offspring eat too much junk food. The studies shows parents are more worried about their kids’ lack of sleep with 50 per cent of children five years …

Children say mums and dads are working too hard!

Children are concerned their parents are working too much, with a new study of 10- and 11-year-olds showing 35 per cent think their father works too much, while 27 per cent said the same about their mothers. Research by the Australian Institute of Family Studies has concluded that parents were also feeling the pressure, with 23 per cent of mothers …

We Manufacture and Sell with a Clear Conscience

We manufacture and sell our climbing frames with a clear conscience as environmental preservation is very important to us at Climbing Frames Australia. We ensure all our manufacturers participate in Sustainable Forest programs (FSC or SFI) which mean that several saplings are planted for each single tree removed to make our sets. We also use a water-based treatment on our wood as …

How Much Time Do Your Children Spend Playing Outdoors?

Curtin University research claims that in just one generation, outdoor play time for children has decreased from 73% to an astounding 13% of total play time. The vast majority of children today indulge in more than the recommended two hours of screen use by watching TV/DVDs, playing electronic games and using computers. Research suggests that contact with nature increases physical and …

Why Buy From Climbing Frames Australia?

We are the largest independent retailer of wooden climbing frames, swingsets, cubbies and trampolines and we are proudly Australian owned and operated. Our products are manufactured using the highest quality materials and offer great play features that will keep your kids entertained for years to come; multi-level playdecks, enclosed tubular slides, 10FT speedy slides, combination rockwall ladders, rope ladders, monkey bars, …