WA-first interactive playground at Peet’s Elavale estate in Eglinton combines outdoor play and video games

A first WA playground combining outdoor sports and video games allows children to enjoy the best of both worlds in North Perth.

Located at Peet’s Elavale Estate in Eglinton, the playground offers multi-sensory play for children of all ages that integrates technology and physical activity by mixing lights, sound sequences and activities.

It was designed by children’s play experts, The Playground Centre, with games such as tennis, hot and cold and a stopwatch to encourage learning, movement, critical thinking and teamwork .

Photos of April (2), Solomon (5) and Tovey Skupin (6), playing in the interactive play area.
Camera iconPhotos of April (2), Solomon (5) and Tovey Skupin (6), playing in the interactive play area. Credit: Ross Swanborough/western australia

There is also a double swing and a mushroom carousel.

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Playground Center company general manager Glenn Mars said the innovative playground equipment was an “exciting way to increase playtime for today’s discerning kids”.

“Fast and fun games test reflexes, speed, coordination and are designed to encourage social interaction and the healthy development of fine and gross motor skills,” he said.

The new playground is at the sales and information center in Elavale.
Camera iconThe new playground is at the sales and information center in Elavale. Credit: peet

Peet’s Managing Director and CEO, Brendan Gore, said they are always looking for new opportunities for homebuyers and their families to connect with others within their communities.

“At Peet, we’ve seen how vital parks play in helping families connect, so we’re continually finding new ways to attract families and make parks a central part of our communities,” said he declared.

The new playground is located at the Elavale Sales and Information Center at the corner of Eglinton Boulevard and Kingfisher Road.

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