Playgroup goes live and interactive on ZOOM

We are bringing playgroup to you! Each week we will run live and interactive sessions on Zoom. Run by playgroup facilitators, these sessions are lots of fun and provide plenty of opportunities to connect, learn, share and play! We also have a variety of play sheets to inspire play everyday. Scroll down to learn more.

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Check out what’s on at playgroup this week! 

This Week’s Play Experience

14th – 18th June 2021

Please note: Sessions will not be running on Monday 14th June due to the public holiday

Playgroup at Home

Lemon Myrtle Cookies

Read on to learn more about the various interactive, online playgroup sessions currently on offer

Playgroup at Home LIVE

Bringing playgroup to life, wherever you are. Jump online and join us for songs, stories and interactive play activities. Each week we will send you an activity sheet so that we can create and play together.

WHEN: Tuesdays 10am, Thursday 2pm and Friday 10am

AGES:These sessions are suitable for ages 0-5, accompanied by a parent/carer

SPECIAL EVENT – Music Time!

LIVE playgroup music sessions are coming to a screen near you! We are delighted to welcome you to join us and the amazing Amanda from Hullaballoo Music For All, for this extra Playgroup at Home sessions. We will sing, dance and have a few giggles. 

WHEN: Session days and times vary. Click below to book an upcoming session

AGES: These sessions are suitable for ages 0-5, accompanied by a parent/carer

Baby Playgroup at Home LIVE

This is time for you and your baby to bond and connect with other families going through similar ages and stages. Playgroup staff will be there to guide you, share ideas, resources and play activities.

WHEN: Mondays at 10am and 2pm

AGES: Babies 0-12 months, accompanied by a parent/carer

Learn more about baby playgroup HERE

All Come Out To Play

ALL Come Out To Play! helps children learn about respectful relationships and gender equality through music, song & dance.

WHEN: Wednesdays at 10am

AGES: These sessions are suitable for all ages

Learn more about ALL Come Out To Play HERE

PlayConnect at Home LIVE

PlayConnect provides an opportunity for children with Autism Spectrum Disorder, developmental delay or behavioural concerns to engage in appropriate and supported play. We will be offering activities specifically planned for the developmental needs of the children, that they can follow along with at home. 

WHEN: Mondays at 10am

Learn more about PlayConnect at Home HERE

Interested in our FREE activity booklets?

Each e-booklet will have a theme and will be chock-full of arts and crafts, sensory play, making and baking, pretend play, storytime, singalongs, nature activities and lots more play ideas.

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Find more activities and play ideas below!

Be sure to join our Facebook group Playgroup at Home for more play inspiration.

Activity Sheets

Time to get creative and play at home! Explore our play at home ideas below, click on a sheet to download.

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NGV KIDS AT HOME ACTIVITIES

The NGV has a range of kids activity sheets which can be used at home.
Click the button below to access activity sheets and get creative!

DIY VIDEOS

Playdough for One:

Creativity in the Kitchen:

“The way that play lights up every area of the brain means that play is literally brain fertiliser and provides children with the optimal conditions to thrive.”

– Bridget Dooley, Play Therapist

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