(ABC News, Australia) The popularity of a project aiming to encourage children in Newcastle to embrace their creativity during playtime is growing.
The New South Wales city's Cardboard Box Challenge is getting children to put down their fancy toys and technology devices, and embrace playing with cardboard boxes and craft supplies.
Increasing numbers of families are attending the project's events in Newcastle, which are held during school holidays.
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The project has also linked up with a broader international movement.