The HOT List: Top 10 Playgrounds in Melbourne for Older Kids http://tothotornot.com/2017/03/playgrounds-in-melbourne-for-older-kids/
HOT: Tim Neville Arboretum playground, 98-106 Dorset Rd, Ferntree Gully http://tothotornot.com/2017/07/tim-neville-arboretum/
HOT: Caulfield Park, Corner Hawthorn and Balaclava Roads, Caulfield North http://tothotornot.com/2017/07/caulfield-park/
Junkyard playground open to public. Party bookings for fee.
Nautical themed playground with lighthouse.
Suitable for toddlers & older kids, BBQ & picnic shelters, toilet, off-leash dog park, free parking
Peter Scullin Reserve Mordialloc playground & park on foreshore of Mordialloc Beach.
HOT: Maritime Cove Community Park, Perc White Reserve, Port Melbourne http://tothotornot.com/2017/02/maritime-cove/
HOT: Jubilee Park playground, Hillcrest Road, Frankston http://tothotornot.com/2016/02/hot-jubilee-park-playground-hillcrest-road-frankston/