Community Directory

 

BrowsingDirectory Home   Children  Playgroups  


Alfredton Playgroup

  • Description
    A play group is made up of a group of parents and children who meet regularly to play and socialise. The content and structure of playgroups varies according to the parents and children's needs.

    The playgroup meets at the Alfredton Football Oval, Alfredton.

    Cost - $20 per family perterm.
    Playgroup Victoria Membership - $25 per annum.

    Activites
    *
    Contact Information
    Contact Name : Dani .
    Operating Hours : Every Friday 9.00am to 11.00am
    Mailing Address : Alfredton Football Oval
    Cuthberts Road
    ALFREDTON VIC 3350
    Mobile Phone : 0419 938 914
    Street Address : 89C Cuthberts Road
    ALFREDTON VIC 3350


    Map (Google)
  • Ballarat & District Multiple Birth Assoc Playgroup

  • Description
    AMBA was formed in 1974 and is the national coordinating body of multiple birth associations across Australia. AMBA is active in increasing awareness of the unique needs of multiple birth families, improving the resources available to them and promoting the production and distribution of literature relating to multiple birth issues.
    Activites
    Find us on Facebook for details of Playgroup and other Club social events.

    Tea/Coffee for parents and activities and free play for chldren.
    Contact Information
    Contact Name : Kylie Watson
    Operating Hours : Meeting at Russell Square Community Sports Centre Humffray Street North (enter off Stawell Street North)

    Meet weekly on Tuesdays during school terms from 10.00am to 12noon.
    Mailing Address : Russell Square
    228a Humffray Street North
    BALLARAT EAST VIC 3350
    Mobile Phone : 0490 192 329
    Website Address : www.bdmba.org.au
    eMail Address : bdmba@live.com.au
  • Ballarat Central Playgroup

  • Description
    Come and join a friendly group of parents and volunteers in a relaxed and comfortable environment.
    Activites
    Facebook page - www.facebook.com/BallaratCentralPlaygroup
    Contact Information
    Contact Name : Kathryn and Sue
    Operating Hours : Wednesdays 10.30am to 12.30pm
    The Cathedral
    Lydiard Street South
    Ballarat
    Mailing Address : The Cathedral
    Lydiard Street South
    BALLARAT CENTRAL VIC 3350
    Mobile Phone : 0420 911 566
    Website Address : www.playgroup.org.au
  • Ballarat Specialist School Early Learning Centre

  • Description
    Playgroups provide valuable opportunities for children to learn and develop through play. Playgroups foster and develop children's languages and motor skills, expose children to sensory experiences and enhance social skills. Playgroups also create opportunities for parents to meet in a safe and supportive environment and learn new skills, develop social networks and build links to other services.
    Activites
    Our playgroup is offered in the warm and welcoming environment of our Early Learning Centre with staff available to provide assistance and advice. Each session there will be a range of activities for you to explore with your child, providing opportunities to try new experiences and practise new skills.
    Contact Information
    Contact Name : Jill Osmond
    Operating Hours : Mondays from 1.00pm to 2.30pm.
    Term 2 - 20 June
    Term 3 - 18 July, 1 August, 15 August, 29 August, 12 September
    Term 4 - 10 October, 24 October, 7 November, 21 November
    Mailing Address : 25 Gillies Street North
    LAKE GARDENS VIC 3355
    Phone (BH) : 03 5334 1302
    Street Address : 25 Gillies Street North
    LAKE GARDENS VIC 3355


    Map (Google)
  • Ballarat Steiner Playgroup

  • Description
    Our unique playgroup offers young children, babies and parents a nurturing and relaxing environment to experience activities such as breadmaking, singing, storytelling. We focus on routine and rhythm as this instills a sense of security and familiararity within a child.
    Activites
    *
    Contact Information
    Operating Hours : Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Fridays from 9.30am to 11.30am


    Mailing Address : 244 Moss Avenue
    MOUNT HELEN VIC 3350
    Phone (BH) : 03 5341 8188
    Street Address : 244 Moss Avenue
    MOUNT HELEN VIC 3350


    Map (Google)
  • Buninyong Community Playgroup

  • Description
    A play group is made up of a group of parents and children who meet regularly to play and socialise. Children enjoy an arts/crafts activity, story time, free play and snack. The content and structure of playgroups varies according to the parents and childrens needs. We meet at the Buninyong Community Facility, corner Cornish and Forest Streets, Buninyong.
    Activites
    *
    Contact Information
    Contact Name : Onel *
    Operating Hours : $5 casual session or $30 per term.
    Playgroup Victoria membership $40 per year or $30 concession.
    Mailing Address : 2 Hannah Close
    BUNINYONG VIC 3357
    Mobile Phone : 0423 571 219
    Street Address : 401-409 Cornish Street
    BUNINYONG VIC 3357


    Map (Google)
  • Caledonian Primary School Playgroup

  • Description
    Come and join Playground in Brown Hill on Wednesdays.

    Looking for an activity for you and your children on Wednesday mornings? Come to Caledonian Playgroup for a play, cuppa and chat.

    The group provides a friendly, safe environment for parents and carers to bring pre-school children. It's an opportunity for the children to play and do craft activities and for the adults to socialise and connect with others.
    Activites
    Caledonian Playgroup meets at the Multi Purpose Room at Caledonian Primary School (Thompson Street, Brown Hill) every Wednesday 9am to 11am during school term.

    Parents/carers are asked to bring a piece of fruit to share and gold coin donation. There are no other costs as the group is a member of Playgroup Victoria and operates in partnership with Caledonian Primary School.

    For more information please contact Caledonian Primary School on 5332 6955
    Contact Information
    Contact Name : Sarah *
    Operating Hours :
    Mailing Address : 2 Thompson Street
    BROWN HILL VIC 3350
    Phone (BH) : 03 5332 6955
    Street Address : 2 Thompson Street
    BROWN HILL VIC 3350


    Map (Google)
  • Eureka Community Playgroup at M.A.D.E

  • Description
    Playgroup held at Museum of Australian Democracy at Eureka (MADE). Enter next to pool, look for MADE signs.

    Find us on Facebook.
    Activites
    Come and join the fun, we will have craft, games, songs and other fun activities.
    Contact Information
    Contact Name : Rebecca Love
    Operating Hours : Held on Tuesdays between 9.30am t0 11.00am.
    Cost $4 (inclusive tea/coffee etc) and bring some fruit to share.
    Annual Cost $40 for family Playgroup Vic Membership.
    Mailing Address : 102 Stawell Street South
    EUREKA VIC 3350
    Mobile Phone : 0418 602 870
    Street Address : 501-525 Eureka Street
    EUREKA VIC 3350


    Map (Google)
  • Footprints Playgroup

  • Contact Information
    Contact Name : Janine .
    Operating Hours : Meets Thursdays 10.00am to 11.30am
    Grace Presbyterian Church
    Cnr Vickers & Tate Streets
    Sebastopol
    Cost Free - bring a piece of fruit to share.
    Mailing Address : Grace Presbyterian Church
    Vickers Street
    SEBASTOPOL VIC 3356
    Phone (BH) : 03 5331 4298
  • Grace Presbyterian Church Playgroup

  • Description
    Open Wedensdays 10am to 11.30am
    Activites
    Cost - Gold Coin
    Please bring some fruit to share
    Contact Information
    Contact Name : Sarah *
    Mailing Address : 390 Vickers Street
    SEBASTOPOL VIC 3356
    Mobile Phone : 0433 526 860
    Street Address : 390 Vickers Street
    SEBASTOPOL VIC 3356


    Map (Google)
  • Grandparents Playgroup

  • Contact Information
    Contact Name : Trish *
    Operating Hours : Tuesday 10am to 12noon during school term in the Early Learning Room, Catholic University.

    Annual cost $40 Playgroup Victoria membership or $30 concession.
    Mailing Address : PO Box 655
    BALLARAT VIC 3353
    Mobile Phone : 0418 355 522
    Street Address : 1200 Mair Street
    LAKE WENDOUREE VIC 3350


    Map (Google)
  • Indigenous Children's Playgroup

  • Contact Information
    Contact Name : Amanda .
    Operating Hours : Meets Tuesday and Thursday from 11am - 1.00pm
    Koori Family Services
    Transport Provided
    Fruit, water and sandwiches provided for children.
    Tea and Coffee for adults.

    Does not operate over school holidays.
    Mailing Address : C/-Ballarat & District Aboriginal Co-Op
    5 Market Street
    BALLARAT CENTRAL VIC 3350
    Phone (BH) : 03 5335 8025
    eMail Address : familyservices@badac.net.au
    Street Address : 5 Market Street
    BALLARAT CENTRAL VIC 3350


    Map (Google)
  • Learmonth Community Playgroup

  • Contact Information
    Contact Name : Jane *
    Operating Hours : Wednesday 10am to 12pm.
    Mailing Address : PO Box 655
    BALLARAT VIC 3353
    Mobile Phone : 0412 785 589
    Street Address : 322 High Street
    LEARMONTH VIC 3352


    Map (Google)
  • Life's Little Treasures Playgroup

  • Description
    Life's Little Treasurers Foundation provides support, friendship and information to families of children born premature or sick.

    Activites
    Our 'Treasure Time' sessions are a peer supported play session for parents to meet and connect with other families in their area who have also been through the life changing experience of pre-term birth or a sick baby needing to spend time in NICU or special care.

    Hope you can come and meet us.
    Contact Information
    Contact Name : Gabrielle .
    Operating Hours : Meetings on the 2nd and 4th Wednesday of each month.
    9.30am to 11.30am
    Eastwood Street Leisure Centre
    Cost : Free
    Siblings Welcome.
    Mailing Address : Eastwood Leisure Centre
    20 Eastwood Street
    BALLARAT CENTRAL VIC 3350
    Toll Free Number : 1300 697 736
    Street Address : 20 Eastwood Street
    BALLARAT CENTRAL VIC 3350


    Map (Google)
  • Little Seeds Nature Playgroup Ballarat

  • Description
    Little Seeds Nature Playgroup is an outdoor playgroup. Activities incorporate exploring and moving within our surroundings, using natural play and craft elements and exploring natural phenomena.
    Activites
    Web Contact email : c_mitchell@outlook.com.au

    Session Details : Wednesday 14.00
    Lake Esmond Reserve
    Lal Lal Street, Ballarat East 3350
    Contact Information
    Contact Name : Cassie *
    Mailing Address : Lal Lal Street
    CANADIAN VIC 3350
  • Lumen Christi Playgroup

  • Description
    Connecting Schools and Communities Playgroups. Come and meet other people in your community and have fun with your children in a safe and supportive environment. We provide an enjoyable and engaging program including singing and story time and cater for all ages from 0-5 years. The playgroup is supported by a playgroup coordinator and ACU students.

    Gold coin donation and a fruit snack are required.
    Activites
    *
    Contact Information
    Contact Name : Louise *
    Operating Hours : Monday 11.30am to 1.00p during school term in Activity Centre.
    Mailing Address : 111 Whitelaw Avenue
    DELACOMBE VIC 3356
    Mobile Phone : 0457 797 315
    eMail Address : louise@playgroup.org.au
    Street Address : 111 Whitelaw Avenue
    DELACOMBE VIC 3356


    Map (Google)
  • Me and My Dad Playgroup

  • Description
    For Dads, Grandads, Uncles and male carers and their babies, toddlers and pre-school children. Have fun at a playgroup where together we will enjoy lots of activities and the time to just hand out together.
    Activites
    Gold Coin donation and BYO fruit snack and water bottle.
    Contact Information
    Contact Name : Neil *
    Operating Hours : Monday and Friday 10am to 12pm

    Annual cost $40 Playgroup Victoria membership or $30 concession.
    Mailing Address : C/-Eureka Family Resource Centre
    507 Humffray Street South
    GOLDEN POINT VIC 3350
    Mobile Phone : 0419 385 071
    Street Address : 507 Humffray Street South
    GOLDEN POINT VIC 3350


    Map (Google)
  • Miners Rest Playgroup

  • Description
    The playgroup is made up of a group of parents and children who meet regularly to play and socialise. The content and structure of playgroups varies according to the parents and children's needs.

    The Playgroup is held at the Miners Rest Kindergarten, opposite the Miners Rest Primary School.
    Activites
    *
    Contact Information
    Contact Name : Donna *
    Operating Hours : 9.30am to 11.30am every Tuesday
    at Miners Rest Primary School
    Cost $3 per family includes snack for child and tea/coffee for parents.
    Mailing Address : C/- Miners Rest Primary School
    10 Dundas Street
    MINERS REST VIC 3352
    Mobile Phone : 0404 127 195
  • Mount Blowhard Playgroup

  • Contact Information
    Contact Name : Andi Tyndall
    Operating Hours : 2.00pm to 3.30pm on Thursdays fortnightly, during school term.
    Mailing Address : C/- Mt Blowhard Primary School
    Millers Road
    BLOWHARD VIC 3352
    Mobile Phone : 0408 735 496
  • Mount Pleasant Primary School Playgroup

  • Contact Information
    Contact Name : School *
    Operating Hours : Friday 9.00am to 10.30am in the Arts Centre
    Mailing Address : 401 Cobden Street
    MOUNT PLEASANT VIC 3350
    Phone (BH) : 03 5332 3646
    Street Address : 401 Cobden Street
    MOUNT PLEASANT VIC 3350


    Map (Google)
  • One2One Playgroup

  • Description
    No cost, but participants are asked to bring a piece of fruit. The playgroup is run by the playgroup members and members do not need to be affiliated with the church.
    Activites
    *
    Contact Information
    Contact Name : Janice Thomas
    Operating Hours : Thursdays 10.00am to 11.30am
    Function Room, One2One Church
    Mailing Address : 121 Gillies Street South
    ALFREDTON VIC 3350
    Phone (BH) : 03 5334 1882
    Street Address : 121 Gillies Street South
    ALFREDTON VIC 3350


    Map (Google)
  • Our Lady Help of Christians Playgroup

  • Description
    Connecting Schools and Communities Playgroups. Come and meet other people in your community and have fun with your children in a safe and supportive environment. We provide an enjoyable and engaging program including singing and story time and cater for all ages from 0-5 years. The playgroup is supported by a playgroup coordinator and ACU students.

    Gold coin donation and a fruit snack are required.

    Activites
    *
    Contact Information
    Contact Name : Maureen *
    Operating Hours : Monday 10.00am to 11.30am during school terms at the Mercy Performing Arts Centre.
    Mailing Address : 484 Gillies Street North
    WENDOUREE VIC 3355
    Mobile Phone : 0457 797 315
    eMail Address : m.hatcher@bigpond.com
  • Phoenix Playgroup

  • Description
    Connecting Schools and Communities Playgroups. Come and meet other people in your community and have fun with your children in a safe and supportive environment. We provide an enjoyable and engaging program including singing and story time and cater for all ages from 0-5 years. The playgroup is supported by a playgroup coordinator and ACU students.

    Gold coin donation and a fruit snack are required.
    Activites
    *
    Contact Information
    Contact Name : Maureen *
    Operating Hours : Monday 2.00pm to 3.30pm during school term in Playgroup Room
    (go to front office and they will direct you).
    Mailing Address : Phoenix P12 Community College - Redan Campus
    Hertford Street
    SEBASTOPOL VIC 3356
    Mobile Phone : 0457 797 315
    eMail Address : m.hatcher@bigpond.com
    Street Address : 32-48 Hertford Street
    SEBASTOPOL VIC 3356


    Map (Google)
  • Sebastopol Playgroup

  • Description
    Connecting Schools and Communities Playgroups. Come and meet other people in your community and have fun with your children in a safe and supportive environment. We provide an enjoyable and engaging program including singing and story time and cater for all ages from 0-5 years. The playgroup is supported by a playgroup coordinator and ACU students.

    Gold coin donation and a fruit snack are required.
    Activites
    *
    Contact Information
    Contact Name : Maureen *
    Operating Hours : Fridays 11.30pm to 12.30pm during school term.
    Mailing Address : Warreen Street
    SEBASTOPOL VIC 3356
    Mobile Phone : 0457 797 315
    eMail Address : m.hatcher@bigpond.com
  • St Aloysius Playgroup

  • Description
    Connecting Schools and Communities Playgroups. Come and meet other people in your community and have fun with your kids in a safe and relaxed environment. We provide an enjoyable and engaging program including singing and story time and cater for all ages from 0 - 5 years. The playgroup is supported by a playgroup coordinator and ACU students.

    Gold coin donation and a fruit snack are required.
    Activites
    *
    Contact Information
    Contact Name : Maureen *
    Operating Hours : Friday morning from 9.15am to 10.45am during school term in Ryan Hall, St Aloysius Parish School.

    Entry is via the School front doors and ask at the office for Ryan Hall (Playgroup).
    Mailing Address : PO Box 48r
    REDAN VIC 3350
    Mobile Phone : 0457 797 315
    Website Address : www.saredan.catholic.edu.au
    eMail Address : m.hatcher@bigpond.com
    Street Address : 800 Ripon Street South
    REDAN VIC 3350


    Map (Google)
  • St Patrick's Playgroup

  • Contact Information
    Contact Name : Karia *
    Operating Hours : Meet on Thursdays during school term at 9.00am.
    Dawson Hall
    Corner Sturt and Dawson Street.

    Goldl coin donation and a piece of fruit.
    Mailing Address : 4 Dawson Street South
    BALLARAT CENTRAL VIC 3350
    Mobile Phone : 0407 423 682
  • St Peters Playgroup

  • Contact Information
    Contact Name : Sue .
    Operating Hours : Meet Wednesday 10am to 12noon
    St Peters Anglican Church Hall
    1307 Sturt Street West, Ballarat.
    No Charge, bring snacks and drinks for our children.
    Tea/coffee/biscuits available for adults
    Mailing Address : St Peters Anglican Church Hall
    1307 Sturt Street
    BALLARAT CENTRAL VIC 3350
    Mobile Phone : 0407 019 471
  • Sunshiners Playgroup

  • Description
    A play group is made up of a group of parents and children who meet regularly to play and socialise. The content and structure of playgroups varies according to the parents and children's needs.
    Activites
    *
    Contact Information
    Contact Name : Danielle *
    Operating Hours : Held Wednesday 10.30am to 12noon.
    Gold Coin Donation.
    BYO snacks and drinks, nut free please.
    Mailing Address : 302 Pleasant Street South
    NEWINGTON VIC 3350
    Mobile Phone : 0417 373 068
  • Welcome Wednesday

  • Description
    New residents are invited to meet other families and find out more about Ballarat at this social morning. Comfortable change and feeding facilities along with books and toys are available at Parent Place.
    Activites
    *
    Contact Information
    Operating Hours : 10am to 12pm every Wednesday
    Parent Place
    Corner Sturt and Albert Streets
    Ballarat
    Open Monday to Friday
    Mailing Address : Parent Place
    39 Sturt Street
    BALLARAT CENTRAL VIC 3350
    Phone (BH) : 03 5320 5165
  • York Street Church of Christ Playgroup

  • Description
    MOPS is a church-based program designed for mothers with babies and children under school age. Mothers do not have to be a member of the church to attend. Children are supervised with activities whilst mothers enjoy speakers, crafts, a cuppa and a chat. All welcome.


    Activites
    *
    Contact Information
    Operating Hours : Wednesday 9.30am to 11.30am fortnightly.

    Mailing Address : 410 York Street
    BALLARAT EAST VIC 3350
    Phone (BH) : 03 5331 1079
  •  


    GET SOCIAL WITH US
    Visit our YouTube ChannelYouTube Snaps of Our City On InstagramInstagram Follow Us On TwitterTwitter Like Our Facebook Page and Stay UpdatedFacebook