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Swing sets are a staple in most backyards in Australia. It is a great way to promote physical development in children, along with many other benefits. 


The following are the advantages of having a swing set in your home:


Motor Coordination Development

When kids use the swing set, it allows them to practice perceptual recognition, hand and eye coordination, and balance that are all needed to develop the crucial motor coordination skill. 


Focus and Attention

Kids, by nature, have a short attention span, which is usually the concern of the parents and guardians. The reason for this is that the kids need to burn off those extra energies through play. 


Swing sets provide a safe play opportunity that would pump the adrenaline of the kids and refresh their minds to refocus on other necessary skills such as learning to read and doing homework. 


Stimulate Creativity and Imagination

The kids that use swing sets during play would be able to develop their mental wellness. This kind of activity will stimulate the kids to put their imagination and creativity in action through "little adventures".


Fun and Natural Exercise

At a young age, kids should be able to start their journey to good health through exercise. This is a fun activity not only for the kids but also for the parents to burn off calories and stay healthy and fit. 



Different Types of Swing Sets:


  • Wooden Swing Sets - Long Life Span (Approximately 20- 40 years)
  • Metal Swing Sets - Requires Less Maintenance
  • Baby and Toddler Swing Sets - Good and safe starter swings
  • Nest Swing Sets - Can be used by two or more kids (depends on the specification)


Encourage the kids to have a healthy and beneficial type of play and recreation with swing sets, the majority of Australian family's go-to.

 

There’s nothing quite like a backyard swing set to entertain kids for hours. Kids of all ages love to swing, whether it’s a bucket swing, a tire swing or a classic sling swing.

Some kids like to go as high as possible, some swing low and slow and others twist and turn in their swing, but at the end of the day swinging is actually a very important and beneficial activity for kids. 

Benefits of Swing Sets

In case you didn’t know, your child is reaping lots of rewards when they are up in that swing.  

Swinging helps kids improve their spatial awareness and the movement actually allows them to develop perceptual skills. It also helps them with both gross motor skills, such as pumping their legs, running and jumping onto the swing, and pushing other swingers, and fine motor skills, like hand, arm and finger coordination as well as grip strength.  

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In short, from helping develop hand-eye coordination to fine tuning their focus and attention, a swing set is an outstanding addition to any backyard or garden. 

Before You Buy a Swing Set

A bit overwhelmed by the choices? Are there too many types of swings to choose from? Wondering which would be best for your kids?

Below are a few things to consider before buying a swing set. 

This may seem like a no-brainer, but before you buy your swing set, make sure you have enough space. Consider your child’s movement on the swing and determine exactly how big an area you really have.

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Other tips include looking carefully at your swing set’s safety features and making sure the hardware is heavy duty, ensuring there are no sharp edges where your kids could get hurt, reading the seller’s fine print, and following along with any installation videos you can find online.

Now you’re ready to swing! Keep scrolling for all the best swing sets for kids! 

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white background with the Gibbon Swing Set
white background with the Gibbon Swing Set
white background with the Gibbon Swing Set
white background with the Gibbon Swing Set
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white background with the Gibbon Swing Set
kid with the Gibbon Swing Set
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white background with the Gibbon Swing Set
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kids with the Gibbon Swing Set

Gibbon Swing Set

$649.95
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white background with the Holt Swing Set
white background with the Holt Swing Set
Holt 2-Station Double Swing
Holt 2-Station Double Swing
Holt 2-Station Double Swing

Holt Swing Set

$279.00
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white background with the Meerkat Wooden Swing
Meerkat Wooden Swing
Meerkat Wooden Swing
Meerkat Wooden Swing
Meerkat Wooden Swing
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Meerkat Wooden Swing
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Meerkat Wooden Swing
Meerkat Wooden Swing
Meerkat Wooden Swing

Meerkat Wooden Swing

$999.95