The Play Gym

Watch your baby discover the world around them with 5 Developmental Zones that help them learn and grow through their first year.


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About The Play Gym

Give your child the best possible start with our Parent's Choice award-winning Play Gym. Designed to grow with your child from newborn to toddler, this play mat provides stage-based activities that engage them throughout their first year.

Key Features

  • Grows with your child from age 0+ months for playtime with purpose

  • 5 Developmental Zones with activities that foster exploration and growth

  • 5 detachable activity toys, 3 sets of cards

  • Play Guide with stage-based tips and activities developed by experts

  • The double-sided Play Space Cover transforms from a high-contrast colour side for babies into a cosy play fort for toddlers

  • Spiel Gut Awards Badge
  • The Bump Award
  • Red Dot 2018 Awards Badge

Take a Look Inside

Organic Cotton High-Contrast Ball from The Play Gym

Organic Cotton High-Contrast Ball

A Montessori classic, it’s detachable and ideally shaped for grasping, passing from hand to hand, and rolling.

Batting Ring from The Play Gym

Batting Ring

Ergonomically designed for batting and grasping. Bell and castanet sounds approved by sleep-deprived parents.

Organic Cotton Teether from The Play Gym

Organic Cotton Teether

Made with organic cotton, detachable, and perfect for mouthing.

Teething Rings from The Play Gym

Teething Rings

Silicone teething rings are manufactured without PVC for safe, comfortable teething.

Black & White Card Set from The Play Gym

Black & White Card Set

For the first 12 weeks, your baby will be riveted by our high-contrast images that gradually get more complex.

Mirror Card Set from The Play Gym

Mirror Card Set

Who is that? Look at that adorable face in the mirror.

Faces Card Set from The Play Gym

Faces Card Set

Babies are naturally curious about other babies. Build vocabulary with friendly faces.

Play Space Cover from The Play Gym

Play Space Cover

The double-sided cover grows with your baby – a high contrast pattern side for babies transitions to a play fort for toddlers.

Sound Squares from The Play Gym

Sound Squares

Help your baby explore cause and effect with the Sound Squares – removable for on-the-go play and also usable on the attachment straps.

Card Set Clips from The Play Gym

Card Set Clips

Every playtime can be a new experience. Attach to the gym to hold and rotate Card Sets.

The Play Guide from The Play Gym

The Play Guide

A full year of ideas for how to play, backed by all the research you don’t have time to read.

Baby-Safe Materials

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Sustainably Sourced Wood

We use wood that is certified by the Forest Stewardship Council (FSC), which confirms it’s ethically and sustainably sourced.

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Baby-Safe Materials

The Play Gym is manufactured without flame retardants, BPA and lead. Accessories that can be put in the mouth are made from 100% organic cotton and silicone. The mat is made with polyester materials batch-tested to be baby-safe and non-toxic.

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Thoroughly Tested

Our products meet or exceed global safety standards for babies and children.

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Carbon-neutral Shipping

We believe in reducing our carbon footprint and minimizing our impact on the environment. All items ship carbon neutral through projects that offset any carbon we emit when shipping to you.

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