Child Friendly Cities Forum (SEQ)

Child Friendly Cities Forum (SEQ)

On creating and supporting outdoor spaces and places for children to play

Feb

26

to

Feb

26

Region
South East Queensland
Start
11:30 am
Finish
4:00 pm
Host
Moreton Bay Regional Council
Phone
(07) 3205 0555
Email
communityprograms@moretonbay.qld.gov.au
Web
https://www.moretonbay.qld.gov.au/Events/Child-Friendly-Cities-Forum

Play is the rocket fuel of child development’ (International Real Play Coalition)

Join the dialogue on creating and supporting outdoor spaces and places for children to play and simply be, that increase their physical, intellectual, psychological and social wellbeing. Explore child friendly city design, delivery and considerations.

Keynote presenters include:

  • Natalia Krysiak, architect and Churchill Fellow will discuss her recent study tour across Antwerp, Rotterdam, Tokyo, Singapore, Hongkong, Toronto, Vancouver and London
  • Geoff Woolcock, Senior Research Fellow at the University of Southern Queensland’s Institute for Resilient Regions and Adjunct Associate Professor at Griffith University’s School of Human Services and Social Work and QUT’s Centre for Children’s Health Research. Geoff will provide an overview of where child-friendly cities/communities work is having resonance in Australia.

Presenters are followed by a panel discussion including Angela Wright from Nature Play QLD.

Lunch will be provided, bookings essential.

The Hub is walking distance to Caboolture train station. Time-limited car parking is also available.

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Venue
Caboolture Hub
4 Hasking Street
Caboolture 4510
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