It’s World Water Day today March 22. This year, the United Nations has chosen the theme Water for all to highlight just how important it is for people the world over to have access to clean, fresh water. In New Zealand, we’re... Read more
Our school and university grounds furniture creates engaging outdoor spaces that focus on providing students with alternative learning and break spaces as well as safety and ongoing performance.
Students are at the heart of our designs, with furniture that looks and feels great, with the inherent resilience that school and university life demands.
New Zealand’s education centres choose Urban Effects because we offer practical,
durable furniture to match budgets and funding.
We provide a complete range of outdoor education solutions for every stage, age and ability – from school to university, including:
Rates of bullying in New Zealand are alarming compared to other countries – with roughly a fifth of NZ students saying they are frequently bullied. In Australia, more than one in five students reported feeling like an outsider and awkward... Read more
Are you looking to promote healthy lifestyles in your community, all the while encouraging locals to get outside and connect with each other? A community garden could be the answer. Bursting with character and raw beauty, each community garden is... Read more
Park, plaza or promenade … every public space varies in size, stakeholders and purpose. Flexibility is today’s necessity and modular outdoor furniture is answering the call. Our rapidly urbanising global population demands new thinking about traditional open spaces. Fortunately, a new... Read more
Whether it’s an iPhone, YouTube or the latest Xbox game, there’s always a new and exciting screen our kids’ eyes are perpetually glued to. The years of frolicking through the backyard and riding bikes down the streets seem to be... Read more