Learning to Climb

Climbing is something that young children naturally seem to enjoy doing, and getting them involved in climbing as a regular activity can provide a huge range of physical and mental benefits. Countless studies have proven that outdoor play plays a vital role in helping enhance a child’s overall development. Within the outside environment children can move freely having ample space and …

Sustainable Forestry Initiative (SFI)

All of the lumber used to manufacture our climbing frames is sourced with certification from the Sustainable Forestry Initiative (SFI). Protecting biodiversity, species at risk and water quality is central to SFI’s efforts.Promoting sustainable harvest levels with prompt regeneration. Every certificate awarded is subject to third-parties audit performed by internationally accredited bodies. The SFI is an independent, non-profit organization. Every five years …

The Delivery Service

Climbing Frames New Zealand offer a fantastic delivery service for our large range of Climbing Frames and accessories. We have previously worked with many different couriers to find the best delivery rates and experience possible for you, our customers. The couriers we use offer a fast, trackable and secure delivery process. We offer delivery nationally around New Zealand and you can …

Benefits & Tips for buying online

The internet has revolutionised the way we do our shopping (& everything else). Because of the numerous Advantages and Benefits of Shopping Online more and more people these days prefer Online Shopping over conventional shopping. There are many reasons why buying on the internet is the best option too. What are some reasons why Online Shopping is liked by many? …

Prepare Your Garden Before Installation

Before installing your climbing frame you must clear or avoid obstacles from the garden. This is specifically rocks, tree stumps, manhole covers and anything that could cause a problem to building or falling whilst playing. Rocks if big can be really heavy and hard to move. However, as they are heavy and hard to move landing on them from any great …

Encouraging Play and Exercise

Keeping kids active within our modern day with so many distractions due to technology advances is becoming more of a challenge however we at Climbing Frames are here to keep the traditional and healthy lifestyle of children play alive. As parents we have a duty to be proactive and provide the greatest chance to involve our kids within positive play, …

Climbing Frame Buyers Guide

If you’re considering purchasing a climbing frame for your children then you should read our guide about climbing frame materials, positioning your frame and types of safety surfacing available. We also have essential tips on installation, climbing frame maintenance & safety requirements available here Materials With our wooden climbing frames you get a 10 year warranty on the wood and …

Althorp vs. Althorp Deluxe

The Althorp Climbing Frame is part of our Selwood Products Infinity Series. It is superbly spacious with a huge amount to offer. The kids will be transfixed by this giant frame which showcases swings, a slide, monkey bars, a cubby area and climbing wall, it’s a perfect addition to your garden. The super spiral slide is 300cm long and promises a thrilling ride. It is an attractive yellow colour which goes …

Wooden Climbing Frame Design

Getting a great playset to you starts a long time before delivery, or even manufacture, we have to design the climbing frame and source the wood required. Our mills are placed strategically so we are close to the farms which grow our special cedar wood. Grown and manufactured in China, our wood (Cunninghamia lanceolata) is a soft but durable wood …

Accessories for your Climbing Frame

We have a selected range of play accessories and features available to purchase for all Climbing Frames customers which range from swings, baby seats, sandpits, tables and more. These provide a great addition to any of our frames and enhances the appearance and functional nature of any our of Climbing Frames promising great fun and great quality. – High Back …