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Supported Playgroups

Supported Playgroups are a free service for families with children under five. Parents, carers and their children are welcome to come along to a playgroup and register on arrival. Currently there are two supported playgroups available through The JNC or you can check out this Playgroups Directory 2017 for others in the local area.



Little Leaps Playgroup – La PerouseFree Friday morning playgroup based in La Perouse.

We have a free playgroup every Friday morning during school terms and it is open to everyone with children aged 0-3. Bring some fruit to share at morning tea and spread the word.

Time: 10am – 11.30am Fridays

Venue: La Perouse Public School

Address: Cnr Bunnerong and Yarra Road, La Perouse NSW 2036




Transition to School Playgroup

Transition to School Playgroup

The Transition to School Playgroup is on Monday mornings and is open to families with children starting school next year. Children aged
3 – 5 years are eligible to attend.

Time: 10.00am – 11.30am Mondays

Venue: Lifestart, Chifley Public School

Address: Mitchell St, Malabar NSW 2036




Playtime Resource for Parents & Carers

Here are some fantastic school holiday playtime activities for you and your child to enjoy. Enjoy!

Click here to read, print or download this fun resource full of great activities for parents and carers of young children.Playtime_Activity_resource_The_JNC_Family_Programs


  • Painting with spaghetti
  • Ice cube painting
  • Finger painting
  • How to make an erupting volcano
  • How to make bubble mix
  • How to make non-cook play dough
  • How to make goop