Outdoors articles
Outdoor safety: in pictures
Outdoor safety: in pictures
This illustrated guide to outdoor home safety for kids has information on keeping kids safe around pools and spas, sun safety and safety in the garden.
Sun safety for babies and children
Sun safety for babies and children
Protect your child’s skin from UV exposure, skin damage and sunburn with simple sun safety precautions - timing, shade, protective clothing and sunscreen.
Trampoline safety
Trampoline safety
Trampolines are great fun and children love them. But children can easily get hurt on trampolines. Here’s how to ensure trampoline safety for your child.
Dogs and children
Dogs and children
Dogs can be great family pets. For safety, children still need constant, close supervision near dogs. Here’s how to prevent dog bites and other injuries.
Water safety for children
Water safety for children
Adult supervision at all times is the key to water safety and drowning prevention when kids are around dams, ponds, swimming pools, beaches and lakes.
Bicycles, scooters and skateboards: safety
Bicycles, scooters and skateboards: safety
Safety on bicycles, scooters and skateboards is about protective gear, safety lessons and riding in safe places. Get started with our step-by-step guide.
Dangerous plants
Dangerous plants
Babies and children often love being in the garden. But gardens can have dangerous plants and poisonous plants. This guide has pictures of plants to avoid.
Playground safety: fun without tears
Playground safety: fun without tears
Playgrounds are great places for kids to play outdoors. Our essential guide to playground safety will help your child avoid outdoor injuries and stay safe.
Swimming pool safety
Swimming pool safety
Australian law requires all outdoor swimming pools to be fenced. Find out what kind of fence you need, plus other essential pool safety precautions.