Notice Board
Office Closure
The ACT Playgroups Association office is closed during school holidays - closing 2:30pm 23 September 2016 and reopening 9:30am 10 October 2016. Read More...
PlayFest 2016
Join us for our 16th annual PlayFEST! A great day full of activities, fun and laughter ... October 25 2016. Read More...
Playdates - Sept 2016
Interactive PLAYDATE sessions at Mawson, 27 to 30 Sept 2016 are on again! Join us for one or more of these hands on learning experiences. Places book up fast, so get in early for your spot! Read More...
Able to Play
Community Playgroups are for children with all abilities. Check out their facebook page and Pinterest boards. Read More...
Find us on Facebook and Pinterest!
Have you checked out our Facebook and Pinterest pages yet? Read More...
What is a Playgroup?
What is Playgroup?
Playgroup is an informal session where parents, carers, babies and children aged 0 to school age come together in a relaxed and friendly environment. Read More...
Resource Centre
Various services are available for a small fee at the ACT Playgroups Association's office: 41 Templeton Street, Cook Mon. - Fri., 9.30 a.m. - 2.30 p.m.(School terms only). Phone: 1800 171 882. Read More...
How Did Playgroups Start in the ACT?
Playgroups in the ACT started in April 1973 when a group of 15 mothers met in the Torrens Community Hall to form Canberra's first community Playgroup. Read More...