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Funky Monkey Bars Vs Growplay Monkey Bars Vs Vuly Quest

Posted on
Jun 08, 2022
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2 mins

The 3 biggest players in the Australian monkey bars space are Funky Monkey Bars, Growplay Monkey Bars & Vuly Play. Each brand has a unique climbing frame product. In this article, we will compare and contrast each brand's most premium monkey bar set.


Table 1: General Monkey Bar Specifications


The Combat Ninja X
(Funky Monkey Bars)

The Ninja Pro X (Growplay Monkey Bars)

Ninja Quest Monkey Bars XL


$4,150 $3,390 $2849


 1.2m-2.3m (extends to 3m) 1.5m-2.4m 1.2-2.2m

Weight Load Rating

1,920kg 950kg 750Kg


10 years 10 years 7 years +
half-price parts for life


Vuly Play

Vuly Play is a Brisbane-based company that makes a range of different kids' play equipment, including monkey bars. The Vuly Quest lineup features double galvanised and powder-coated weather-resistant frames. These have extremely long lifetimes and make these monkey bar sets very durable. 

The Ninja Quest Monkey Bars XL is Vuly's flagship monkey bar set. This monkey bar set is relatively affordable, and comes with a ton of awesome accessories. These include cargo nets, ninja grips, roman rings, climbing ladder, flying fox, gym rope, boxing bag and basketball set. 

The Ninja Quest Monkey Bars XL is one of the most complete Monkey Bar Sets available on the market. Kids that watch Australian Ninja Warrior will love this set! It comes with a 7-year warranty and half-price parts for life! 

 vuly play quest.jpg


Funky Monkey Bars 

Funky Monkey Bars is an Australian company that operates out of Freemantle, Western Australia. Funky Monkey Bars specialises in monkey bars, swings, ninja, gymnastics and fitness equipment.  

Funky Monkey Bars are advertised as modular, free-standing, height-adjustable monkey bars. The steel is galvanised which prevents rusting and increases longevity. The COMPACT NINJA PRO X is one of the flagship products that Funky Monkey Bars sells. 

This is an expensive product that comes with a lot of customisable accessories. Attachments include ninja grips, roman rings, swings, punching bag, dips bars and pull-up bars. The product is designed to be used by both kids and adults, and has many colour variations. 

funky monkey bars.jpg

Growplay Monkey Bars

Growplay Monkey Bars is an Australian company based in Balcatta, Western Australia. Growplay Monkey Bars specialises uniquely in monkey bars and monkey bar accessories.  

Growplay Monkey Bars make monkey bars that are double galvanised and powder coated, providing great rust protection for their equipment. The monkey bars are also advertised to be extra thick and therefore have less wobble. They are also height-adjustable, which makes them suitable for kids of all heights. 

The Ninja Pro X is one of the Growplay Monkey Bars flagship products. This is an expensive monkey bars set that comes with many accessories. These include a soccer net, punching bag, netball ring, monkey bridge, and net swing. 


growplay monkey bars.jpg

Other brands that sell monkey bars in Australia include Bunnings, Target, Big W & Plum Play



Victor Volynski
Article by
Victor Volynski
Content marketer with expertise in innovative play equipment, Vic is always following the latest trends and developments in this area and trying to find the best options for maximum fun! Vic is also an ex-gymnast with 20 years of experience and holds a science degree, making him an authority on trampolines, monkey bars, and swing sets.
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