About Learning Spaces Global

Company overview

Learning Spaces Global (LSG) is the home of Grocare and Outdorable® play-based, timber furniture for early childhood education.  LSG design and manufacture a full range of naturally inspired timber furniture for both indoor and outdoor environments.  LSG is a New Zealand family-owned-and-operated company located at Redwood Valley in the beautiful Nelson-Tasman region. We always welcome your visit, however, for your convenience, we also have an Auckland based sales and service team who can help out with new centre designs anywhere in the country and also provide you with our New Zealand-wide ‘Lifetime Service Guarantee’.

Our industry-leading furniture designs made from natural timber will help you to create a calm, warm and inviting atmosphere in your new centre for the best learning experience for all ages. If you look a little closer, you’ll also discover our furniture is designed to be mobile and modular or flexible within your learning spaces. Flexible furniture enables you to easily alter the look and feel of your learning spaces by creating different layouts to make the best use of space for different activities, age groups and cater to an increasing number of children. The ‘open’ design of our natural timber furniture also allows for maximum airflow and natural light to shine through into your centre.

  • NZ owned and operated since 2006
  • Located at Redwood Valley in the Nelson-Tasman region
  • Design and manufacture furniture for the Early Childhood and School Markets
  • Outdorable® range exported to Australia
  • Lifetime Service Guarantee on Furniture
  • Premium furniture is made from FSC and CARB 2 certified European Birch Ply
  • Premium furniture is made in our Redwood Valley factory from imported European birch plywood panel
Our vision

To create excellence in learning environments to nurture and stimulate success in every child.

Our mission

Provide the education sector with furniture that is designed and constructed using cutting edge innovations and trends that facilitate Educators and Children to get the best out of every day.

Meet our team
Paul Jolly
National Sales & Service
Ashley Jolly
Business Development Manager
Luana Hamilton
Customer Service
Kurt Woodman
Global Sales Manager
Hamish Woodman
CEO
Heinz Woodman
General Manager
Amelia Harvey
Accounts Management
Travis Reibsome
Dispatch Manager
Hayden McLaren
Logistics Manager
Jack Woodman
Factory Manager
Geoff Woodman
Sales Assistant
Peter McDonald
Marketing Manager
What we do
Help capacity through engaging learning spaces
Onsite furniture and resource consultation
Optimise furniture layout with 3D planning
Produce and deliver to you as scheduled
Full on-site furniture and resource installs
Support through to MOE approval
Why buy from Learning Spaces Global?
True value
Anyone can beat a price, but our attention to detail, selection of high-quality materials and finishes is matchless. Therefore our products last longer, ensuring any extra investment - if any - pays for itself. That's true value for all forward thinkers.
No assembly*
We know it's fun to build. But you can put your feet up, as unless stated all LSG furniture is delivered to you professionally assembled*. There's nothing like unwrapping something that's right ready to use in your centre. *Excludes cots, activity play lofts and tables.
Designed by LSG
You can rely on us to bring you leading-edge design trends from around the globe with our experienced design team and industry connections in many countries. We are working on exciting new designs behinds the scenes all the time, so stay tuned. We get loads of design problems to solve sent in from people like you too! So get in touch next time you have a light bulb moment.
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