Wooden Peg Plane

Duration: any

Age: toddler, child

Skill for Bub: Hand/eye coordination, Just for fun,


You don’t have to spend a fortune on kids toys. A bit of crafty recycling on a rainy indoor day can result in a whole new fleet of aircraft for your kids to play with.

Use wooden pegs to make a peg-plane that you can personalise.
- Kate Minto, NSW.


Wooden pegs, hot glue gun, card.


Make a wooden plane using wooden peg and paper and glue and other bits & pieces to decorate.
Step 1: Pull your wooden pegs apart, discard spring.
Step 2: Glue the wings onto your plane body.
Step 3: Cut pieces of card into triangular shapes and glue on to create tail wing.
Step 4: Paint or decorate plane body to personalise it as your own.