Platypus - 2.5m - Climb & Play Structure

Larger than life-sized sculpture of a platypus, designed for playground use.

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“Puggles” the Platypus, custom-designed for playground use.

This beautiful platypus sculpture is over 2 metres long, ideal for a children’s play area. Ask us if you would like to check specifications or enquire about custom finishes.

Length: 2260mm. Width: 1175mm. Height: 600mm

Platypus (Ornithorhynchus anatinus)

  • Platypuses and (or platypodes) grow up to 60cm in length. And are endemic to the east and south-eastern Australia including Tasmania.
  • They are mostly, nocturnal sleeping in chambers at the end of riverbank burrows.
  • It is celebrated as one of Australia’s most unusual mammals and one of only two monotremes in the world, along with the echidna, the only other egg-laying mammal in the world which suckles its young.
  • It is one of the very few venomous mammals in the world, the male possessing a spur on the rear legs.
  • They use electro-reception to locate their prey of mostly invertebrates, including tadpoles, worms, snails and shrimps. The duck-like bill is flexible ruby and feels like suede.
  • Prehistoric platypuses grew much larger and the fossil record includes animals up to 1 metre in length.

This larger than life-sized sculpture was designed for:

 

 

Pricing

  • To get a price for this product (including delivery if required), please click the “add to my quote” button to add it to your quote list. You can then select any extras or specific requirements, and submit a quote request (see how to order).

Additional Extras

  • 2 pac finish is recommended for all products that will be used outside, to protect the finish. See product care guide
  • Mounting plates, hooks or other fixings can be requested when you ask for a quote.
  • Custom colours are available on most products.
  • If you plan to use the product in a child’s play area or a public space, please mention that when requesting a quote.
  • If you need to be able to dismantle or move it easily, let us know that too!
  • We can create custom versions of most designs, for example to change the size, pose or angle of a sculpture, or to include your branding on an integrated or separate sign. Just ask!

Delivery

  • Delivery costs depend on location, packaging requirements, and quantity/type of items ordered. Items can be picked up from our office, or you can arrange your own freight.
  • International shipping available on request. 
  • Delivery times depend on stock availability & extras required. 
  • Let us know if you want delivery when you place a quote request, or contact us!

For more info please see frequently asked questions.

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