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#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.





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