Jump to content

Playgroups in Western Australia


  • Please log in to reply
18 replies to this topic

#1 Chelli

Posted 14 August 2010 - 01:34 PM

Please post in here if you attend a playgroup or know of a local playgroup in Western Australia original.gif



#2 mum_to_cutie

Posted 25 August 2010 - 01:49 PM

I attend the "woodlake playgroup" out in Ellenbrook...
I have just become session leader of a brand new  session.

Tuesdays 11:30- 1:30pm
for babies aged 7mths- 1.5yrs



#3 beaglebaby

Posted 28 August 2010 - 02:16 AM

Bullcreek Leeming Playgroup in the Bullcreek Community Centre (behind Target).

Every weekday morning 9am-11am, babies - kindy age.

#4 anna-wa

Posted 03 September 2010 - 05:55 PM

I've been going to Marilla House, Rockingham for almost 3yrs now.   It has a balance of both Navy families and on Navy families... oh and if you're English, we've got a bunch of English ppl too ..

monday, wednesday, thursday 9:30-11:30am.

#5 leachelle

Posted 05 September 2010 - 09:29 PM

I got to the foothills church of christ playgroup  in forrestfield on tuesday mornings. Im not religious at all but i found this group to be very nice , its differnt to alot of playgroups - there is no politics or competittion mums or any clickyness there all just really nice down to earth mums original.gif

#6 ~tinkerbell~

Posted 12 September 2010 - 09:44 AM

I used to attend the playgroup in Thornlie at the Thornlie Hall.  It ran everyday of the week from 9.30am to 11.30am.  I only attended the Monday session, but the ladies were all really lovely woman, and they had a wide variety of ages in everyday.



#7 lori~lee

Posted 24 September 2010 - 04:05 AM

VICTORIA PARK- there is a fantastic playgroup that runs about 13 sessions a week (grouped by age as far as I can remember), fantastic equipment, fantastic facilities, fantastic functions (xmas parties and special events) etc. Can't remember what it's called but the vic park child health centre has the details.

BASSENDEAN- Bassendean Community Playgroup. Meets from 10-12 on Mondays at St Mark's Hall which is on Parker Street opposite the fire station.

#8 caterpillar~girl

Posted 05 October 2010 - 12:26 AM

QUOTE (lori~lee @ 24/09/2010, 02:05 AM) <{POST_SNAPBACK}>
VICTORIA PARK- there is a fantastic playgroup that runs about 13 sessions a week (grouped by age as far as I can remember), fantastic equipment, fantastic facilities, fantastic functions (xmas parties and special events) etc. Can't remember what it's called but the vic park child health centre has the details.


HONEYPOT PG INC
FAM & COMM CNTR, KENT & GLOUCESTER STS
EAST VICTORIA PARK WA 6101

MARGOT (94725564) honeypotplaygroup@y7mail.com

Lathalin also have one:

LATHLAIN CARLISLE PG INC
123 HOWICK STREET
LATHLAIN WA 6100

JACQUIE (94721232) lathlaincarlisleplaygroup@y7mail.com

I've been to both and prefer the facilities at Lathlain.





#9 Alina0210

Posted 05 October 2010 - 12:33 AM

South Perth Church of Christ
Thursday mornings 9:30-11:30...
Babies - 4yrs great bunch of ladies and not overly religious either
huge outdoor playground and lots of toys,


#10 kat11

Posted 07 October 2010 - 11:19 PM

Darlington Family Playgroup

Behind Bilgoman Swimming Pool.  Awesome place and really nice parents.  Sessions most mornings and on Tuesday and Thursday arvos.

darlingtonfamilyplaygroup@hotmail.com

I usually go on Fridays.

Kath

Edited by kat11, 07 October 2010 - 11:20 PM.


#11 SeaPrincess

Posted 10 October 2010 - 10:43 PM

Somerville Playgroup Tel: (08) 9314 2798
They have groups every day at Kulungah Myah Family Centre in Kardinya.

R

#12 KristyMum-

Posted 31 October 2010 - 10:16 AM

West Coast Steiner School playgroup,
Nollamara WA

there's a few pics from our playgroup in amongst this lot
http://seemyfootprints.blogspot.com/2010/1...pring-fair.html

for 18mths+
and I think sessions every morning.

Beautiful rhythm, surroundings and activities.  Family backgrounds many and varied.  Common theme is the nurturing of the child.
A great beginning. original.gif

Edited by KristyMum-, 31 October 2010 - 10:18 AM.


#13 Majjie

Posted 15 November 2011 - 04:32 PM

CHECK OUT THE BATEMAN PLAYGROUP

We meet Every Thursday at the Mandala Hall, Mandala Crescent, Bateman, and this Thursday 17th November we're having an open day.  Come along, have a cuppa, check us out, and see if you'd like to join us next year.   Belong to a Mothers Group, come along as a group.  Call or message me if you have questions.  The more the merrier.  Sharron 041 246 1969

#14 KristyMum-

Posted 26 November 2011 - 11:34 PM

Perth Waldorf School
Steiner Playgroup
14 Gwilliam Drive
BIBRA LAKE
Western Australia 6163
Telephone: (08) 9417 3638      
http://www.pws.wa.edu.au/index.php


eta info for the West Coast Steiner School Playgroup
posted in post#12
Phone: (+61-8) 9440 1771
Mayfair Street, Nollamara, 6061.
http://www.wcss.wa.edu.au/

Edited by KristyMum-, 26 November 2011 - 11:35 PM.


#15 Feralishous

Posted 27 November 2011 - 01:22 AM

theres a bunch in albany!

#16 Guest_- beach_baby -_*

Posted 05 December 2011 - 03:23 PM

Im joining Dalyellup Beach Playgroup in Dalyellup, Bunbury WA next year original.gif

#17 ~nikki~

Posted 18 December 2011 - 11:47 PM

Is there any out north ? Merriwa area ? We are looking for a playgroup :-)

#18 mewsings

Posted 19 December 2011 - 12:03 AM

Pre3 Montes
Perth Montessori School Playgroup :  Pre3 Montes on Facebook


The Pre3Montes program provides a prepared and facilitated environment for children to engage in a variety of of activities that assist their developmental needs. In accordance with the Montessori theory we provide practical life, sensorial, movement, and language activities for 0-3 year olds.   We run sessions everyday of the week.

I love it - been going since DD was a few weeks old,  DS will graduate into the classroom early next year.

#19 ~elle~

Posted 08 January 2012 - 11:28 AM

Huntingdale Community Centre
Holmes Road.

Tue and Weds 9.15 - 11.15.





1 user(s) are reading this topic

0 members, 1 guests, 0 anonymous users

 

A mum's tragic battle against inflammatory breast cancer

At just 37 years of age, with two young sons, Vicki was diagnosed with inflammatory breast cancer. Now her family wants all women to know the symptoms.

The business of babies around the world

Pregnancy and birth is an intriguing process no matter where you are in the world. One soon-to-be father gleans wisdom from a new guide.

Finding a positive path through IVF

It’s not surprising that IVF is often seen as a negative journey towards the ultimate positive, but having a glass-half-full approach can make a big difference to the experience.

Giving strangers the gift of parenthood

A mum explains why she and her husband are choosing to gift their leftover embryos to help strangers achieve their dream of parenthood.

Does morning sickness get better or worse with each child?

Just as every baby is unique, so is every pregnancy. And that means morning sickness can vary a lot, too.

What's so wrong with looking 'mumsy', anyway?

Why is it that the word ‘mumsy’ has connotations of such a negative nature – but seems to be the only other option apart from ‘yummy’?

Trying to speed up the inevitable

As the waiting game of late pregnancy continues, this mum considers a few things that might hurry things up a little.

One month later: where is William Tyrell?

It has been a little over a month since William Tyrell disappeared from his grandmother's home, 33 long sleepless nights for his family as they mourn the absence of their cheeky young boy.

Winter's child less likely to be moody: study

Babies born in the summer are much more likely to suffer from mood swings when they grow up, while those born in the winter are less likely to become irritable adults, scientists claim.

Single mum of two creates award-winning baby app

Suddenly single with a baby and an 11-year-old son, Tara O?Connell developed an app to improve the lives of mothers who were similarly overwhelmed.

Food for thought: looking after yourself as a new mum

As soon as your baby enters the world, everything else takes a back seat - even the necessities of daily life such as eating are severely compromised, right when you need energy the most.

'Grabbable guts' campaign aims to cut toxic fat

The Live Lighter campaign will take people inside the human body to show the internal dangers of being overweight.

The best and worst month of my life

A new mum's first month of motherhood didn't pan out as expected when she lost a family member weeks after her baby's birth.

Facebook and Apple offer to pay female staff to freeze their eggs

Facebook and Apple are hoping to provide women with the freedom to build their careers without the added pressure of having children at or by a certain age.

How a pregnancy contract could work for you and your partner

The idea of making a 'pregnancy contract' with your partner may sound a bit silly at first, but it can help make the transition to parenthood a lot smoother.

Finding a mum-friendly personal trainer

Burping babies vs burpees – yes, new mums and personal trainers live in different worlds. But they can work together - once you find the right match for you and your lifestyle.

Alleged baby snatch incident a ?misunderstanding?, say police

Police say that an incident in which a man pulled on a woman?s pram while walking a popular Sydney route late last month was a misunderstanding.

Ebola killed my aunt and is shutting down my country

Three weeks ago, my auntie, a midwife, developed a fever. Sitting here in Sydney basked in Australian sunshine, that shouldn't be big news.

The night my ovary burst

One mum shares her frightening experience and vows to never take her health for granted again.

Download now: Essential Kids Activity Finder app

Got bored kids? Quickly find the best activities for kids wherever you are in Australia with the Essential Kids app.

 
Advertisement
 
Advertisement
 
 
 

What's hot on EB

Win 1 of 5 Canon Powershot D30 cameras

Capture life more easily with the Canon Powershot D30. Shockproof, waterproof and dustproof, you can take it almost anywhere and shoot beautiful images, time after time. Enter now!

16 parenting truths you won't find in the baby books

I am five years into this parenting gig and I’ve learnt that sleepless nights and changing dirty nappies are child’s play.

Best and worst potty party cakes

It's nice to celebrate a child making the shift from nappies to 'big kid' undies, but do we really need a semi-realistic used toilet cake to do it? Here are some of the best and worst cakes parents have used at 'potty parties' around the world.

7 tips for a financially festive Christmas

Plan ahead - and do it now - to ensure festive season expenses don't break the bank.

'Go the F*** to Sleep' author's new book for frustrated parents

A sequel is coming soon to the 2011 hit book 'Go the F*** to Sleep' - and this time, it's about mealtimes.

Great birthday party buys from Etsy

Handmade crafts to decorate and personalise your child's next birthday - from banners to cake decorations, we've got gorgeous party finds from Etsy.

Creative storage ideas for the kids' rooms

Creative and practical storage ideas for the kids' toys and books can also add some stylish decor to your home. Visit babyology.com.au for more stylish modern finds for hip kids & parents.

The mum who never met her baby

There was one more thing Kymberlie Shepherd wanted to experience in life - motherhood. But a rare illness took her first.

To the mum in the doctor's waiting room

Maybe the mum I saw in that waiting room, seemingly disconnected from her baby, doesn’t have the support she needs.

10 space-saving nursery ideas

Starting a family doesn't always mean moving into a bigger house - not yet, anyway.

 

What's in a name?

Baby Names

Looking for a classic name, or an unusual name? Our Baby Name Finder is for you, search or browse to refine your shortlist.

 
Advertisement
 
 
Essential Baby and Essential Kids is the place to find parenting information and parenting support relating to conception, pregnancy, birth, babies, toddlers, kids, maternity, family budgeting, family travel, nutrition and wellbeing, family entertainment, kids entertainment, tips for the family home, child-friendly recipes and parenting. Try our pregnancy due date calculator to determine your due date, or our ovulation calculator to predict ovulation and your fertile period. Our pregnancy week by week guide shows your baby's stages of development. Access our very active mum's discussion groups in the Essential Baby forums or the Essential Kids forums to talk to mums about conception, pregnancy, birth, babies, toddlers, kids and parenting lifestyle. Essential Baby also offers a baby names database of more than 22,000 baby names, popular baby names, boys' names, girls' names and baby names advice in our baby names forum. Essential Kids features a range of free printable worksheets for kids from preschool years through to primary school years. For the latest baby clothes, maternity clothes, maternity accessories, toddler products, kids toys and kids clothing, breastfeeding and other parenting resources, check out Essential Baby and Essential Kids.