Portable privacy screens from Portable Partitions Australia were
installed in a church in Ipswich, Queensland to minimise disruptions during the
The Centro Church had created a dedicated room to accommodate the needs
of mothers tending to their young children. However, moving to and from the
space during a service can be distracting and disruptive to both the
churchgoers as well as the pastor in addition to creating an awkward situation
for the mother.
Centro Church approached Portable Partitions Australia (PPA), the
market-leading supplier of portable room dividers and mobile partitions to help
provide a cost-effective solution for this problem.
The church sought a privacy screen solution that could be used to conceal
the entry and exit point to the dedicated mothers’ room to minimise disruptions,
while encouraging mothers to make full use of the facility. The brief also
required the privacy screen to be portable so that it could be easily moved
around the church for other uses.
The client selected the MP10 portable economy privacy screen made from a
lightweight canvas fabric and steel frame, and designed to be easily folded
down and moved on its 3-inch wheels.
Measuring over 2m in height and 3m in length, the mobile privacy screen
provides excellent coverage while its portability eliminates any need for expensive
According to Paul McCulloch, Lead Pastor at
Centro Church, their initial requirement was for a product that could be used
as a screen for the mothers’ feeding area. Having found a room for the purpose,
they decided to use the privacy screen as a walkway to the mothers’ area,
helping prevent distractions.