Andrew Smith Timber Creations Pty Ltd are nature playground specialists.
Our small, highly specialised team work in the beautiful Central Coast, NSW, within a joint workshop and design office, where we are able to effectively use art and construction together to create beautiful and functional play pieces, for inclusive playground designs. All our play elements are made from local, sustainably sourced, recycled timber.
Our team consists of artists, craftsmen, tradesmen and children’s education experts; placing us in a uniquely excellent position to keep children’s safety and learning at the core of our design – while creating play based designs that are truly engaging and imaginatively stimulating.
We have extensive experience working with architects, designers, local councils, schools and preschools to create much loved natural play spaces.
Paul O'Connell (Log Conversion and Timber Milling)
Back row from left: Madelyn Smith (Art Director), Vicki Bacon-Keats (Timber Artist), Luke Steller (Junior Timber Artist)
Middle Row: Karen Smith (Admin Manager & First Aid Officer), David Carter (Operations Manager & First Aid Officer), Paul O'Connell (Log Conversion and Timber Milling), Andrew Smith (Director), Christian Roberts (Timber Artist)
Front Row: Neville Pahl (Timber Artist), Mark Stockwell (Timber Artist)
Andrew Smith Timber Creations Pty Ltd are creators of unique timber nature playgrounds.
Our company is 100% Australian, and all our products are created with locally sourced recycled timber.
Our playspaces cater for children of all ages by supplying natural, functional timber creations that encourage exploration, develop imagination, and challenge fitness.
The timbers we select have a significant history, character and durability, and are shaped by highly skilled craftsmen into playground elementsthat are also unique works of art.
Our focus is to create playgrounds that make a significant contribution to the development of children, while fostering a love of the beauty of Australian timbers.
Our products have a distinctive natural Australian look which is highly valued by collectors for its aesthetic, as well as its connectivity to nature.
The success of our work can be judged by observing children in parks and playgrounds
joyfully exploring our creations and finding imaginative ways to engage with the designs.