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Monash Leader: Statue a Solid Entertainer

Monash Children's Hospital's partnership with Moose Toys is proving that laughter is the best medicine.

Moose Toys teamed up with the hospital in April to create multiple play areas and an interactive bronze and fibre optic statue.

Moose marketing director Belinda Gruebner said the partnership brought joy to sick children. "The installation makes children to happy and distracts them when they are visiting hospital, especially when it's frequently," Ms Gruebner said.

She said the installation was created by Moose designers, illustrators, sculptors, electricians and welders. "We are so happy with the finished product," Ms Gruebner said.

Read more in the latest issue of the Monash Leader.