Top 5 reasons to get your kids outdoors

Here are the top 5 reasons why you need to get your kids outdoors and keeping active. Physical activity will: help them develop and grow – it’s especially important for strong bones, muscles and joints, and a healthy heart and lungs improve their coordination and movement build their confidence and social interaction skills help them avoid becoming overweight or obese …

Kids Exercise Could be Vital to Their Long-term Health

Does your child spend more time playing inside rather than running around in the park? The British Heart Foundation warned several years ago that only one in eight kids was getting the recommended 60 minutes of exercise a day. But more recent research suggests that if your child gets into the habit of exercising they may have lifelong benefits from doing …

Christmas Pre-Orders for 2013!

Climbing Frames New Zealand can help you get organised for Christmas 2013… trust us! It’s never too early!! We have launched our pre-orders for Christmas and all that is required is a 10% deposit and Christmas is sorted. With our large range of climbing frames, cubbies and outdoor accessories, we know you will find something that suits. The first of our pre-order Christmas range …

Maintaining your Climbing Frame

So you’ve purchased a climbing frame from Climbing Frames New Zealand and are wondering, what are the best steps to take to maintain your new Climbing Frame? A climbing frame is a large wooden structure that requires maintenance. A few simple steps need to be taken to ensure the wood’s longevity. Below we have provided helpful tips for maintaining your climbing frame. Check all nuts …

Where to head this weekend?

Looking for somewhere fun to take the kids this weekend? Our team at Climbing Frames New Zealand have suggested one of the most loved playgrounds in the Lower North Island. Kowhai Park, the children’s playground on Anzac Parade is unique in New Zealand for the variety of activities provided. Contruction began nearly 50 years ago and it has continually had …

Double Happiness Swing Set

How about this for an amazing re-invention of a billboard into a sky high swingset? We at Climbing Frames New Zealand have not seen anything like this before. It was created by French-Portuguese Paris based architect Didier Faustino who is based in Paris and has titled it: “Double Happiness”. “Double Happiness responds to the society of materialism where individual desires seem …