Corocord’s play journey began in the 1970s and since then they have pioneered the rope play industry. Founded by Berlin Architect, Conrad Roland, Corocord’s architectural rope play solutions are found in playgrounds all over the world.
The inventor of the SpaceNet, Roland went onto build the largest Four Mast Space Net in the world for the international Garden Exhibition in Dusseldorf. With a fascination for architectural tensile structures, it was natural that Roland turned for inspiration to visionary architect Frei Otto. A German Architect and structural engineer, Frei Otto was well-known for his studies of contemporary lightweight architecture.
Playgrounds and splash parks can turn any caravan park into a preferred destination. They create engaging and fun play experiences increasingly sought by families with children of all ages and abilities. From splash parks to pump tracks and playgrounds to ping pong, there’s a play solution for every guest experience.
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In celebration of Parks Week 2022, we sat down with our team to find out about their first park, their favourite playground and what they are most excited about this year. Parks Week is about celebrating the vital role that parks play in creating liveable cities and communities. The focus of Parks Week 2022, is about how spending time in our parks and open spaces positively influences our well being.
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With the Federal Government’s announcement of net-zero carbon by 2050, progressive designers, planners, builders and developers are taking action. To create healthier, sustainable and prosperous communities, we need to look beyond energy efficiency and assess our council greenspaces, master-planned communities and supply chains as a whole.
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To celebrate the opening of the new outdoor fitness park at Banksia Beach, free group fitness classes will be hosted for the community. In collaboration with Moreton Bay Regional Council, the State Government, local fitness leader All-Inclusive Fitness and Urban Play, the 45-min group fitness class is a great way for the local community to learn how to use the outdoor gym equipment at Banksia Beach Park and get fit for summer.
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After completion of the incredibly successful Rotary Park, the Urban Play marketing team sat down with Hinchinbrook Shire Council to discuss all things design, delivery and community feedback.
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Located in the backstreets of Elsternwick, this quiet, hidden playground is a nature play haven amongst suburbia. Known for it's massive slide down a natural hill, the playspace captivates children of all ages and abilities in endless hours of play. KOMPAN Robinia Wood play pieces elevate the nature play theme, whilst providing opportunity for social, physical, cognitive and imaginative play opportunities.
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Located in Marion Country, South Carolina, a Fox play sculpture honours the military history of the area and a much-loved Senator. What started as a vision was transformed into reality – a sculpture that encapsulates the communities’ values and teaches future generations about the heritage of the area. Over the past two years, the community, sponsors and supporters have worked together to turn this dream into a reality.
KOMPAN USA worked alongside the KOMPAN Design Studio to create Faith the Fox. From initial sketch, right through to reality, the focus was to create a bespoke customed-designed playground sculpture that brought local families and the community together.
Just in time for summer, a new splash pad at Blue Lagoon in Mackay will be keeping the locals cool. In collaboration with Mackay Regional Council, Beau Corp, Water Play and Urban Play, the new splash pad will ignite the creativity and imagination of all ages and abilities.
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