The Toy Tent

The Unique Soft Play Hire Company

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The Toy Tent - About Us

The Toy Tent in Melbourne offers a variety of Soft Play Toys for hire; a mobile play centre in one!

We offer an easier, friendlier and more personalised alternative to an indoor Play Centre.

The Toy Tent is “The unique Soft Play Hire Company “- a business concept designed specifically for young children and ideal for special events such as childrens birthday Parties.

We are an established family owned children’s entertainment business based in Moonee Ponds, Melbourne .Victoria .Australia 3039.

We have been specialising in Mobile Soft Play for young children since 2009.

The Toy Tent offers a unique angle on Soft Play Hire being that we have a completely mobile set up with an array of commercial grade quality Toys which we bring to your special event.

We specialise in bringing smiles and fun to each and every Party by providing an assortment of fun things for your little ones to Play and learn with.

As well as a provider of premium quality Hire Toys we can also provide an alternative venue setting for your special event.

With our unique giant inflatable Tent and Marquee to house our Soft Play equipment.

Enabling the parent(s)/guardian an opportunity to relax and unwind for a period of time whilst keeping an inquisitive interactive eye on their love ones.

The Toy Tent staff pride themselves in bringing smiles and fun to each and every Party.

We guarantee a “funtastic Party” every time.

We cater for Birthday Parties, Weddings, School Fetes, Charity Events, Festivals, Markets and Corporate Events.

The Toy Tent - Delivery Information

Delivery of our Soft Play Hire and additional Hire Equipment is calculated from our Business address and is calculated by the use of Google Maps.
The Delivery fee takes into account that the journey of the Delivery of the Hire goods is made x 4 times.
Business address to client (drop off) – client back to business address- Business address to client (pack up) – client back to business address.
The Fee will also include Toll roads when /where applicable.
To help us establish the delivery distance please enter the Party venue address in the allocated space when completing the “Terms and Conditions of Hire” form.

It should be noted that we require easy access to the Party area, which includes at least a standard size door for entry/exit along with a clear paved walkway/drive.

Please indicate if there are steps and if so how many.

The Toy Tent - Terms & Conditions of Hire

The customer is required to read and sign a Hire agreement in advance of delivery.

Until receipt of both the agreement and deposit fee the required booking date is subject to alternative customer booking.

All of our equipment is installed and packed away by a member of ‘The Toy Tent “staff only.

With the exception of the Balls for the Ball Pit where the responsibility lies with the customer.

No food or drinks of any description to be consumed on or in the equipment.

No shoes to be worn either on the Padded floor, inside the Tent, Marquee or Castles.

No climbing on the structure of the Tent or Castle (internally and externally).

All children must be under supervision of a responsible adult at all times.

No face paint allowed (extremely difficult to remove resulting in additional cleaning charges).

All equipment is to be collected in the same condition as upon delivery (No exceptions).

The customer is liable for all costs related to damage and repairs and cleaning of, during the Hire of all the equipment.

The conditions of Hire are fully explained in our Hire agreement which is made available upon initial enquiry.

A Delivery fee (if applicable) is calculated by the use of Google maps. Please see Delivery Information for further details.

Hire is based on a 3 hour period and can be extended at an additional cost upon request.

Soft Play Hire has a minimum charge $120.00 per hire this fee can be reached by mixing and matching items if required.

No tampering with any safety features on the Tent or Castle or with the blower under any circumstances.

Any cancellation due to wet or windy weather all deposit funds are returned. (Applies only to Tent, Marquee or Castles)

Should the weather change conditions during term of hire NO fee is returned. We always consult with customers prior to set up to agree on whether to proceed with booking. (Applies only to Tent, Marquee or Castles)

A member of staff is available to supervise your special event at an additional charge of $100.00 per hire (3 hour hire).
Our Soft Play and Toys can only be Hired when there is a use of indoor venue or alternatively in our The Toy Tent inflatable Tent or Marquee.

Our Special Offers

The Toy Tent Hire Specials

Check out our special offers on toy hire equipment and see how you can save!

Due to overwhelming demand for our unique Soft Play, Toys and our other Hire products and services at the weekends., along with the fact that not every child’s birthday Party or special event falls on a weekend.

We have decided to tailor our packages which would offer an alternative for both budget and free time.

We are pleased to announce that we are currently offering a discount of 20% discount for any booking taken for a mid week Hire (Being that of Monday to Thursday).

And a discount of 10% for Friday hire.

This toy hire special offer is only applicable when Hiring Soft Play Sets, Soft Play Packages and Jumping Castles.

And is not applicable to individual Hire Items.

The discount is not deducted from Delivery costs if delivery costs are applicable.



Hire a Soft Play Set or Soft Play Package and receive a Whopping 50% of the usual Hire Fee for one of our Fabulous Light Emotion Bubble Machines.




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We are currently offering the use of one of our Soft Play Sets free of charge.


We also offer  promotional special offers.

Watch this space for forthcoming promo’s…………….


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Testimonial 1

……Provided hours of fun for Riley’s 2nd Birthday and always makes our events special. Thank you once again! ……


- Katrina Bernabe, Deer Park

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Testimonial 2

……Jeremy was good to communicate throughout the booking process. Highly recommend for any kids birthdays even if you only have limited space…..


- Michael Brennan , Cranbourne