Yakka (Work) Standing Desk - Large


A standing secondary school desk that is more than just a gimmick. The Large is suitable for two students.

The benefits of standing desks are well understood. At Koskela, we have opted to develop separate seating and standing desks, to avoid moving parts that are liable to break. When ordering for a classroom, we recommend the majority of one type for whole class setups, with a handful of the other type for focused individual or small group work.

To facilitate these different setups, the Yakka desks are very easy to move. For the Large size, two of the four legs have castors so a student or teacher can tilt the desk and wheel into a new position.

Koskela utilised biophilic design principles, which are based on a connection to nature, to develop the Learn by Koskela range. There are no straight lines or right angles. The tops – triangle-shaped for the small and trapezium-shaped for the large – feature a generous corner radius.

These design details mean that in a classroom setting, the desks can quickly be arranged in countless organic configurations. This engages students and drives dynamic and self-led learning.

Yakka translates to work, and the word originates from the Yuggera Aboriginal language in Brisbane.


Colour: Bamal (Earth)

Important Information


  • 1614mmL  x 710mmD x 1050mmH


  • Castors
  • Eight-week lead time
  • Seven-year warranty
  • After-care maintenance program

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Learn by Koskela products are made-to-order in Australia and take eight weeks to manufacture.

We encourage you to build a quote by selecting all the products in the quantities that you require. When you submit the quote we will promptly respond with a delivery date and a shipping quote.

We can work with the school's facilities manager or equivalent to coordinate delivery and installation with as little disruption as possible.

If you would like a demonstration of the Learn by Koskela products, information about bulk pricing, or would just like to speak to a person please arrange a consult and we will be in touch!

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