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    The Surrey Hills Neighbourhood Centre offers a comprehensive range of programs for people living in the local community where you can learn new skills, share your interests, and make friendships. Our classes cover children's activities as well as creative pursuits, leisure and learning, health and wellbeing and community, social and volunteer activities for people of all ages. We are located within the lovely village of Surrey Hills close to the Surrey Hills Railway Station.

    We are a not for profit playgroup, run by a committee of volunteer mums. Bilby's Playgroup was established in 1994 and runs informal two-hour sessions where children aged between 0 – 5 years and their caregivers meet together in a relaxed and supportive environment. Bilby's Playgroup shares the philosophy of learning through play, and provides local families an opportunity to meet, share experiences, and support one another while watching our children develop and grow through play. We have our ... Read more own well-equipped storeroom, outdoor playground and access to all of the hall facilities, including a fully equipped kitchen. Daily sessions are run at the Goonawarra Community Centre in Dornoch Drive, Sunbury.

    Mess Matters is a unique and fun art, crafts and messy play program for all children from 18months - 5 years of age. At the Mess Matters studio children are offered the freedom to explore a range of messy and tactile materials and express themselves in an unstructured yet supportive environment. At the art and craft stations, the children are surrounded by an abundant supply and variety of art materials and can create abstract artworks they can be proud of. At the creative play areas, themed stations ... Read more encourage imaginative play, and help develop skills such as fine motor, hand-eye coordination, sharing and co-operation and more. Each week at Mess is different. Stations are moved around, craft items are changed, new activities are introduced and new themes are explored. In addition to encouraging children to become adaptable, it also gives them something new to do each week. Sessions are held every Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday morning during school term times and on selected days during ...

    A place where parents and children can come together to have fun, enjoying playgroup activities including imaginative play, craft and painting. A great place to make new friends and develop your child's self confidence and skills. Held on Tuesdays and Wednesdays during school term from 9.30 am - 12.30 pm (staying for 1 1/2 hours).

    Fantastic playgroup with onsite Maternal and Child Health Nurse. Three sessions a day, Monday to Friday. Check out our Facebook page at 'Riddell Road Playgroup'

    Activities in the great outdoors for families and their young ones 0-6 yrs. Tuesdays and Wednesdays from 9.30-11am.

    A playgroup for babies through to kinder aged children. Wednesday mornings 10-11.30am.

    Play PlayGroups

    Bentley East's longest running playgroup. All welcome! We run every Thursday morning during normal school terms, from 9.30am - 11.30am. Barista coffee, drinks, sandwiches, songs, stories, toys and smiles provided.

    Point Cook Playgroup for local family members to come along with their children from 0 - 5 years of age. sessions are held Monday, Tuesday and Wednesdays either 9am -11am or 11am -1pm

    Overall rating: 5 out of 5  

    fun for all

    07-04-2014 by

    Have enjoyed my first term at Point Cook Playgroup. Lots of fun activites and play time

    • 33A Wonga Rd, Ringwood North, VIC 3134

    North Ringwood Playgroup is one of the largest and longest running playgroups in Victoria and has been open since 1974. We are very popular with local families but are continually attracting families from surrounding suburbs, all from word of mouth. We have qualified attendants taking care of everything, so you just need to come and have fun! Our range of indoor and outdoor activities means there is very little repitition and always something new and exciting for the kids.

    Overall rating: 5 out of 5  

    Great Playgroup

    28-03-2016 by Sam

    My 18mo son and I look forward to attending each week. Always lots to do. It's a well organised playgroup with a fantastic attendant who takes care of the setting up and ensures we have different activities each week.

    Friendly playgroup

    15-03-2016 by Sophie

    We attend this playgroup every week! My 18month old son loves it! There are so many great activities set up by the play group attendant. It's so nice to turn up to the hall and have everything set out and organised! The families are welcoming and there is always someone to have a chat with.

    PLAYGROUPS at MITCHAM COMMUNITY HOUSE Our Playgroups are fun and lively! They are parent-run and welcome families with children who are mobile or walking, up to 4 years old. We offer a great opportunity for caregivers & children to chat, play, and interact in a friendly and safe environment. You're welcome to come and try a session! Contact us on the above phone number for more information about dates and times or check out our website.

    Overall rating: 5 out of 5  

    Warm & inviting

    07-04-2014 by

    What a great place for playgroup. The facilities are fantastic and it is warm and cosy with heaps of activities for the kids. I love it here and the people are so nice

    We are a community playgroup run by families from the City of Glen Eira and surrounds. Elsternwick Toddlers Playgroup (ETP) is non-denominational and membership is open to all families with babies, toddlers and pre-schoolers. Our playgroup is quite unique; we have a dedicated venue that’s open 5 days a week and members are welcome to attend as many sessions as they like. Our members work together to provide a safe and supportive space where children can learn and develop through play, and ... Read more where parents and carers can build friendships, find support and develop a sense of local community. The wide range of toys, crafts and play equipment offer wonderful unstructured play opportunities for young children from the ages of 0 to 5 years. We are located in a large, light-filled hall in Foster Street, Elsternwick, just off Glenhuntly Road (near Kooyong Road). There’s an outdoor play area, free street parking and space for prams inside. Sessions run Monday to Friday 9:30am-12:30pm, ...

    A Friday morning Playgroup for 0-4 year olds, 9:15-11:30am during school terms. We have a mixture of indoor and outdoor play, and a short group time for story and song. Cost is $20 per family per term. Parents/carers are asked to bring a piece of fruit of the children to share at snack time. Everyone helps with set up and pack up.

    Supported playgroup for children and siblings with or without a diagnosis of Autism but showing symptoms. Specific for ages 1-6 and their parents. Chat to others who can understand your journey and children play in a safe and caring inside/outside environment.

    Kingston Toy Library is a community toy lending library, where everyone is welcome to join. From parents to grandparents, with concession prices also available. With over 1700 items to choose from there is something for everyone. The toy library caters for children aged from infants to lower primary aged children. We are serious about play and supporting families. Please more our database to view a selection of what we have on offer, link is on our website. There is a huge range of toys to choose ... Read more from games, puzzles, puppets, costumes, ride on cars, train sets, scooters, slides, climbing frames, sand and water toys just to name a few. There is also jumping castle & party packs available for hire to help with a special celebration. Opening times: Monday 9.30am-11.30am Friday 9.30am-11.30am Saturday 10am-1pm *Open during school holidays Closed public holidays & over Christmas new year period.

    Toy Sale

    Dates: from 30 Nov -1 to 30 Nov -1

    The annual second hand toy sale is on again. With lots to choose from it is a great opportunity to pick up a bargain. From puzzles, games, art & craft, vehicles, baby toys and more. Entry is free. Items for sale will be priced

    Heathmont Parent-Child Playgroup is a casual, parent run and Playgroup Victoria affiliated playgroup offering indoor and outdoor play equipment, toys and craft for children aged 0 to 5. We have several groups running on various days of the week, mornings and afternoons. We are also the perfect place for mothers’ groups to meet in a safe, welcoming space. New families and mothers’ groups welcome.

    Heathmont Parent Child Playgroup Christmas Party

    Dates: from 30 Nov -1 to 30 Nov -1

    HPCP term fees provide 2-3 incursions & excursions throughout the year. Events ytpically include activities such as a visit to a local childrens farm, music entertainer, morning at a playcentre and the end of year Christmas party, The annual Christmas Party is an event not to be missed providing entertainment for the whole family. The Pixies Fairies provide non stop entertainment busily tying balloons, face painting and performing skits. Santa also makes an arrival, last year arriving in style thanks to Ringwood MFB. The parents are not forgotten and are served coffee and refreshments thanks to the coffee van host.

    Community Playgroup for families with 0-5 year olds. Tuesday & Wednesday 10am - 11:30am. $20/term. Bookings essential.

    Play PlayGroups

    WASPS Playgroup is on at Wantirna South Primary School, 16 Tyner Road, Wantirna South. (Melways Ref.63 J12) When: Wednesday morning for 1 ½ hours What Time: 9.00am until 10.30am. What to bring: a healthy snack and drink for your child. Want more information: call Kerri (98011900). Come along, meet new friends, have a chat and join in the fun.

    Jigsaw Play and Learn is an exciting drop-off activity group (with a Christian focus) in Nth Caulfield. If you're looking for a kinder-type experience for your 2.5 to 4 year old, we offer a great program. Jigsaw is excellent for preparing children for kinder and also as a para-kinder experience for when kids need a little bit more educational and play action in their week. Wednesday mornings, 9.30am-12pm. $200 per term. No fundraising and no committee requirement! Come and meet our ... Read more lovely Coordinator, Amy Bryant. Nurturing environment for enhanced social and educational development. Individual care is our highest priority. This program offers a vast range of activities for pre-schoolers - cooking, painting, craft, drama, puppetry, dance, music, songs, story telling, science experiments and much more. Parents may drop children off from the age of three provided they are also toilet trained. Children are also welcome from the age of 2.5 but must have a parent in ...

    Overall rating: 5 out of 5  

    Love this program

    21-12-2016 by Meg

    My daughter is nearly three and started when she was two and a half. She just loves it so much and although she starts kinder in 2017 I'm going to keep her place at Jigsaw. it's been an amazing way to prepare her for kinder. I highly recommend this program.

    Banyule Bunyips is an unfacillitated Playgroup run by a Committee of volunteer mums. We run 2hr sessions Monday to Friday for new born through to 5 years old. We have a very large climate controlled hall, fully equipped kitchen, toilets, change matt and chairs and tables for the children. We have a vegetable garden, outdoor cubby, lots of trikes and large outdoor play equipment with shade sail.

    St Mark's Playgroup welcomes children 0-4 years old and their parents for fun, interactive sessions on weekday mornings. We run a semi structured playgroup with craft and art, songs, stories and play in our purpose built children's center. As part of St Mark's church we incorporate a Christian ethos into our sessions and seek to be a caring community. Call or email us today for more information on group availability.

    Prahran Community Learning Centre is actively driven by the needs and wants of its community. It provides a holistic learner focussed service, within a welcoming, safe and comfortable environment. Our Playgroup provides a place for parents and young children to meet on a regular basis. We provide a range of educational activities to foster children’s learning and development and a chance for parents to get to know each other. The facilitator creates a welcoming environment for parents and their ... Read more pre-schoolers to get together on a regular basis. This contributes to community building through the facilitation of friendships and networks within the local area. The Playgroup exists to: - Build friendships and social supports - Learn and develop through play - Take responsibility and work together - Provide a safe and supportive environment - Exchange ideas and share parenting information The centre recognises that there are many forms of “family” eg. foster, single parent, ...

    We offer playgroups for 0-3 year olds Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Friday, a special music program on Thursday for 0-5 year olds and rostered playgroups for 3+ years on Mon/Wed, Tue/Fri 9.30-11.30am and Thursday 9.30-12.30pm.

    Hohnes Road Playhouse is a not-for-profit family support and childcare community that has been operating for 48 years. It is ideal for first-time parents, those new to the Eltham area or those seeking an opportunity for social interaction (for both parent and child). Most sessions are facilitated by a qualified childcare educator, and are a great way to meet local families and share the journey of parenthood. We offer numerous program offerings including: * Share the Care (educator-led ... Read more playgroup 0-5yo) * Stay & Play (parent-led playgroup 0-5yo) * Pre-School Drop & Go (scheduled occasional care 3-5yo); and * Children’s Party Venue Hire (host your own child’s party). Sessions are held every weekday at various times, and the venue can be hired - both by members and the public - during school and public holidays and weekends. Share the Care sessions are our Playgroup with a difference. The care of your child is shared between yourself, a qualified childcare educator ...

    Children's Party Hire

    Dates: from 01 Jan 2018 to 31 Dec 2022

    Hohnes Road Playhouse is available to hire out to non members for Children's Birthday Parties. With plenty of indoor space to play party games and outdoor activities like swings, trampoline and sandpit, Hohnes Road Playhouse is an ideal all-weather venue all year round. Hire includes the use of indoor spaces and toys, a fully equipped kitchen, undercover deck and fully secure outdoor spaces, including toys. ​ Hire Hohnes Road for your next party and enjoy a fun filled event with plenty to entertain the little people, and use our Playhouse as your fuss free approach to a party! Suited to: * 0-5 year old children, older siblings and families * parties of up to 40 guests * indoor and outdoor parties Benefits: * exclusive use of a safe and secure space for the duration of your party * easy access to the Diamond Valley Miniature Railway * adaptable spaces for your unique party set up * keep your own house mess-free! Cost: $220 Hire fee for Non Members (reduced rate for Friends of Members, or Current Members) $100 Bond (returned after inspection of Playhouse) $22 Public Liability Insurance A hire agreement must be signed, and terms and conditions met. The hire fee, refundable bond and Public Liability Insurance must be paid prior to the party - an invoice will be issued upon confirmation of the hire conditions. The Art Room and supplies are not included in the event hire. Hohnes Road Playhouse is a nut free facility. Consumption of alcohol is not permitted. For Members of Playhouse $80 + $100 Bond + $22 insurance For Friends of Members $170 + $100 Bond + $22 Insurance For General Public $220 + $100 Bond +$22 insurance Bond will be refunded on inspection of venue after the party. Some of the bond may be retained should there be cleaning, maintenance or repairs required.

    Overall rating: 5 out of 5  

    Reciprocal Care

    04-10-2016 by Alison

    Love it! Great staff, lovely people to socialise with, happy kids, wonderful program especially the art and cooking and great outdoor facilities. Such a warm and friendly playgroup Renee Alexander (Reciprocal Care)

    Answer from Hohnes Road Playgroup Inc on 05-10-2016:
    Thank you for your wonderful feedback and recommendation. Kind Regards, Alison Jones Administration Officer Hohnes Road Playhouse

    Reciprocal Care

    04-10-2016 by Alison

    Great facilities and accommodates families with more than one child well. Plenty of indoor and outdoor play. Very affordable. Perri Hillier (Reciprocal Care)

    Answer from Hohnes Road Playgroup Inc on 05-10-2016:
    Thanks for your great feedback Kind Regards, Alison Jones Administration Officer Hohnes Road Playhouse

    Reciprocal Care

    04-10-2016 by Alison

    Thank you Playhouse! I have two very happy boys who left playhouse today filled with joy as they have done all year! We are thrilled to have found playhouse for the learning opportunities it has offered our children, as well as for the friends we have all made! Merry Christmas Playhouse!! Ferne Morton (Reciprocal Care)

    Answer from Hohnes Road Playgroup Inc on 07-10-2016:
    Dear Ferne, Thank you so much for you supportive feedback and hope you continue to enjoy our service Kind Regards, Alison Jones Administration Officer Hohnes Road Playhouse

    Reciprocal Care

    04-10-2016 by Alison

    I was seeking a supportive play environment for my son and I, having dealt with some difficult health issues, and we were warmly welcomed and included at Hohnes Rd Playhouse. It has meant a lot to me to be able to talk to other parents about the challenges of parenting and share in the joys of Quill’s development who now loves to crawl about, with others cheering him on! Thanks everyone! Jasmine (Reciprocal Care)

    Answer from Hohnes Road Playgroup Inc on 07-10-2016:
    Thank you for sharing your positive experiences with Playhouse for yourself and Quill. Kind Regards, Alison Jones Administration Officer Hohnes Road Playhouse

    Reciprocal Care

    04-10-2016 by Alison

    I started coming to Playhouse when my little boy was 18 months old and I was expecting my second child. I felt at home and relaxed, when I had my new baby, my son could play happily while I could comfortably feed my baby. So it was great for all of us. That was over 6 years ago and now I attend with my third child who loves it! I have mad many friends and connections at Playhouse. There isn't anywhere else like it. Alison Quinn (Reciprocal Care)

    Answer from Hohnes Road Playgroup Inc on 10-10-2016:
    Dear Alison Thank you for your wonderful feedback and your years of support for Playhouse. We love having our members coming back for each of their children. Kind Regards, Alison Jones Administration Officer Hohnes Road Playhouse

    Reciprocal Care

    04-10-2016 by Alison

    Playhouse has been such a big part of our lives. Both my children loved going there and I have made many friends myself. The childcare workers are amazing with the children. It is such a warm and welcoming place which I couldn't recomend highly enough. Fiona Langeveld (Reciprocal Care)

    Answer from Hohnes Road Playgroup Inc on 19-12-2016:
    Your comments mean we are doing our job, providing a safe, fun experience not just for the children but for the whole family. Thank You Alison Jones Administration Manager

    Over 3 Group

    04-10-2016 by Alison

    I would like to commend Hohnes Road on their excellent over 3 program. My son has flourished under the experienced childcare professionals. He is a calmer and more confident boy. He loves the gentle interaction with the other children, the toys and activities that are varied and refreshed on a regular basis. Bev Dewar (Over 3 Group)

    Answer from Hohnes Road Playgroup Inc on 19-12-2016:
    We try consistently to provide an experience that is something a little different and more personal for our older children, where they can safely challenge and extend their knowledge and confidence. Thank you Alison Jones Administration Manager

    Reciprocal Care

    04-10-2016 by Alison

    Love it! Great staff, lovely people to socialise with, happy kids, wonderful program especially the art and cooking and great outdoor facilities. Such a warm and friendly playgroup Renee & Jason (Reciprocal Care)

    Answer from Hohnes Road Playgroup Inc on 07-10-2016:
    Dear Renee, So pleased to hear that you and Jason are having a fun time with the other members and the great activities we provide at Playhouse. Kind Regards, Alison Jones Administration Officer Hohnes Road Playhouse

    Reciprocal and Over 3

    04-10-2016 by Alison

    Harry has had a wonderful time in the 3&4 year old program over the past year and a half. A homely, happy environment, small groups of children, and fantastic caring staff have allowed Harry to have a fun and creative time in a very special place. Harry's favourite things have included, picking lemons, cooking and playing with all his friends. We will be sad ato say goodbye next year. Kylie & Harry (Reciprocal and Over 3

    Answer from Hohnes Road Playgroup Inc on 05-10-2016:
    It is so good to hear that Playhouse has given your family such an enriching experience Kind Regards, Alison Jones Administration Officer Hohnes Road Playhouse

    Amazing community facility

    28-08-2015 by Giorgina

    Such a fabulous place for children & parents, great carers & facilities, such a hidden gem!

    Answer from Hohnes Road Playgroup Inc on 07-10-2016:
    Thank you for your feedback. Please spread the word. We take enrolments throughout the year and the term. Kind Regards, Alison Jones Administration Officer Hohnes Road Playhouse

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    Play PlayGroups

    Leap into Nature runs a regular Junior Nature Club in natural bushland parks in and around Melbourne. We enjoy bushwalking, bird watching, bug hunting, wildlife watching, exploring different themes in nature and craft activities. All our sessions are run outdoors in nature.

    Play PlayGroups

    McKinnon Playgroup is a friendly and relaxed group for preschool children and their carers to play and learn together. A variety of toys are set up each week. We have indoor and outdoor space depending on the weather. We also provide art, craft and sometimes messy play activities which the children can choose to take part in - so don't wear your best clothes! We meet twice a week... Monday from 12:30-2:30pm Thursday from 10-12pm We charge $30 per 10 week term (although we often continue to ... Read more meet through school holidays) or a $5 casual fee can be arranged. For more information have a look at our facebook page or contact us. If you are interested in joining you are more than welcome to drop in for a visit.

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