Marc Armitage - Thought Crime

Embedding Playwork Practice in MTOP v2

Embedding Playwork Practice in MTOP v2

Brand new gig

Embedding Playwork Practice in MTOP v2

For the first time, three of the leading names in the New Wave of Playwork in Oz on the same stage at the same time.

This gig, which is specifically for the OSHC sector, is travelling the country promoting why and how we should be incorporating a Playwork style of working in our centres. 

Playwork is really shaking the foundations of OSHC work in Australia at the moment - come and find out why in:

Adelaide, Monday 5th August 2024

Sydney, Wednesday 7th August 2024

Brisbane, Thursday 8th August 2024

All 10am-2pm. Cost: $180 all in inc gst and a light lunch.

To Book

Head to and use the drop down menu and you shall receive an invoice like magic! 

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Looking for the OSHC gig tickets? Here they are!

Find your tickets for the Playwork & MTOP v2  for the OSHC sector here:



Marc Armitage is a consultant, researcher and writer in play, playing and playwork. He has been a profesional Playworker for a looooong time and  hass been freelance since 1989.

He regularly travels the world speaking to groups of professionals from a broad spectrum of work sectors in the children and young peoples workforce including playworkers, early educators, primary and secondary school teachers, out-of-school people, parks and playground designers, politicians, policy makers and many others.

He also spends a lot of time talking with children. With. That's the key word.



“Play is a thing by itself. The play-concept as such is of a higher order than is seriousness. For seriousness seeks to exclude play, whereas play can very well include seriousness.”

Johan Huizinga (1872-1945)



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