Community Playgroups

A free service for local families and their children

A play-based early learning program

A free service, providing access to early childhood education and intervention

entry point access to quality early childhood education and early intervention

Term 2 Playgroups will commence from 20 April

If you have not previously registered your details to attend our playgroups, please do so here.

Book in to a playgroup session

Red Bug at Ashfield Park on Mondays – book here

Baby Time Playgroup at The Infants’ Home on Tuesdays – book here

Wangal Playgroup at Ashfield Public School on Wednesdays – book here

Gurung Playgroup at Croydon Park Public School on Thursdays – book here

Fathers and Children’s Playgroup at The Infants’ Home on every second Saturday – book here.

Download our Term Two Playgroup Calendar.

The Infants’ Home community playgroups are a free service, providing entry point access to quality early childhood education and early intervention.

Families attending our playgroups benefit from access to:

  1. A play-based early learning program developed by a qualified early childhood teacher.
  2. Resources such as books, toys and creative materials.
  3. Information and advice from our team of social workers.
  4. Occupational therapists, speech therapists and early childhood health nurse, who can provide referrals to other services as necessary.

 

Red Bug Playgroup

Mondays 9:15 am–11:15 am (weather permitting)
Ashfield Park (near the playground).
This playgroup is kindly supported by Ashfield Council.

Baby Time Playgroup

Tuesdays 10:30 am–12:00 pm
The Infants’ Home, 17 Henry Street, Ashfield.
This playgroup is kindly supported by Inner West Council.

Wangal Playgroup

Wednesdays 9:45 am–11:45 am
Ashfield Public School Hall (through Murrell St).

Gurung Playgroup

Thursdays 9:00 am–10:45 am
Croydon Park Public School, 81-113 Georges River Road, Croydon Park.
This playgroup is kindly supported by Club Burwood RSL.

Fathers Playgroup

Alternating Saturdays 9:00 am–11:00 am
The Infants’ Home, 17 Henry Street, Ashfield.
This playgroup is kindly supported by the James N Kirby Foundation.

Please note

Playgroups do not run during the school holidays or on public holidays.

Red Bug Playgroup at Ashfield Park does not run when it is raining.