ILIMA The Playground 2018

The Ilima Learning Centre caters to the community of Lanseria and the workers

of Stature Steel Company to empower and develop skills. This facility houses a school, creche and skills development workshops for adults in the community, primarily women.


The goal is to create functional interactive space. with and overall experience being progressive for the child.


  • To create a playground that can develop the learning and growth of children
  • To create a decked space to be used as an assembly point
  • To incorporate metal works in our design


Extensive research was done pertaining to playground spaces that promotes child development and growth.

The group took their inspiration from contemporary, interactive playgrounds that is child friendly, welcoming and colourful.

An overview of the rendered plans, showing various viewpoint of playground area, including bike tracks and paths