Home    Subscribe    Write for Us    List an Event/Business    Contact    Login
Join the Melbourne Mums Facebook Group to ask questions, seek advice, share experiences and join a vibrant and supportive community.

Tim Neville Arboretum - Playground

by Lorraine A (follow)
A playground with a "secret garden" in Ferntree Gully

This playspace is definitely one of the best around for littlies, but there's also enough to keep the older kids entertained for a while too!



It's super cute with its fairy-tale theme. There's the giant dragon (above), a castle, fairy garden, a drawbridge and a moat. Play equipment includes 3 slides located side by side, swings, a net swing, a Liberty swing, two large flying foxes, a sand pit, a balance board, cubbies and more.



This August, to celebrate World Breastfeeding Week (1-7 August), NUK is giving away a complete collection of Nature Sense products, including the NUK Nature Sense Electric Breast Pump, along with Nature Sense Bottles and Teats.
The Geelong Crochet Club meets on a regular basis to learn crochet, meet other local mums, and to have a good chat. Whether you're a complete beginner or a seasoned pro, everyone is welcome to come along.
Dotted throughout the playground are these Auslan signs. I've never seen them in playgrounds before, but I really like the idea and think it would be wonderful if they were incorporated into more public spaces.



There are lots of nice little places to sit and watch the children inside the fenced playspace. One of the things that really impressed me was how neat, clean and safe this playground is. Though, when it's busy you will need to be on the lookout for your littlies around the swings, flying foxes and anywhere else the bigger kids could accidentally knock them over.



Outside of the fenced playground is a wonderful picnic and BBQ area. This was especially popular on the day we visited with birthday parties. There is also a lake with ducks, walking paths, and even a secret garden!


Through the doorway to the 'Secret Garden'

The 'Secret Garden'


This is a delightful spot for a picnic and a play on any given weekend.

The magical sight of Japan’s famous cherry blossoms will be on show right here in Victoria this September and October in a family-friendly festival, and you could win a family pass!
Enjoy more play-time in Småland at IKEA Richmond with extended hours from Monday, 29th July!
Location: 98-106 Dorset Rd, Ferntree Gully VIC
Facilities: Lots of car parking, BBQ's, picnic tables, sheltered areas, public toilets and water taps.


Featured
How would you like to win the ENTIRE range of Childs Farm Australia products available at Coles?
Night Ollie is a bedwetting program that aims to combat bed wetting forever.
From late 2019, families in Thomastown and the surrounding areas can take advantage of Journey Early Learning’s brand new, purpose built and conveniently located early learning facility.
After The Stork is the help you need to get your baby sleeping better and for longer.
The Ggomoosin unique sock-shoe design is perfect for children taking those precious first steps in life. The shoes are comfortable, ergonomic and feature adorable designs that make them fun to wear!
You and your family are invited to a Photography for Parents Workshop on Sunday 28th April 2019 at Fitzroy Gardens.
28 Apr - 8 Sept
The Geelong Crochet Club meets on a regular basis to learn crochet, meet other local mums, and to have a good chat. Whether you're a complete beginner or a seasoned pro, everyone is welcome to come along.
Enjoy more play-time in Småland at IKEA Richmond with extended hours from Monday, 29th July!
The magical sight of Japan’s famous cherry blossoms will be on show right here in Victoria this September and October in a family-friendly festival, and you could win a family pass!
26 Sept - 6 Oct
This August, to celebrate World Breastfeeding Week (1-7 August), NUK is giving away a complete collection of Nature Sense products, including the NUK Nature Sense Electric Breast Pump, along with Nature Sense Bottles and Teats.
Join the conversation on the Melbourne Mums Facebook Group


Enjoy affordable family photography from MyFamilyPhoto.com.au

I like this Article - 4
[ print friendly ]
My Google Plus Profile
ID: 50707
You and your family are invited to a Photography for Parents Workshop on Sunday 28th April 2019 at Fitzroy Gardens.
Enjoy more play-time in Småland at IKEA Richmond with extended hours from Monday, 29th July!
The magical sight of Japan’s famous cherry blossoms will be on show right here in Victoria this September and October in a family-friendly festival, and you could win a family pass!
This August, to celebrate World Breastfeeding Week (1-7 August), NUK is giving away a complete collection of Nature Sense products, including the NUK Nature Sense Electric Breast Pump, along with Nature Sense Bottles and Teats.
The Geelong Crochet Club meets on a regular basis to learn crochet, meet other local mums, and to have a good chat. Whether you're a complete beginner or a seasoned pro, everyone is welcome to come along.
Calendar
Categories
January (109)
February (102)
March (137)
April (102)
May (193)
June (77)
July (89)
August (93)
September (102)
October (107)
December (119)
 
Copyright 2012-2018 OatLabs ABN 18113479226. mobile version