Notice Board
Office Closure
The ACT Playgroups Association office is closed during school holidays - closing 2:30pm December 19th 2014 and reopening 9:30am January 27th 2015. 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...
Language and Special Interest Playgroups
ACT Playgroups maintains a database with over 200 playgroups in and around the ACT. Many of these cater to specific interest groups such as languages, special needs, Dads, etc. Read More...
PlayConnect Playgroups
PlayConnect Playgroups are here to help families with children with suspected or diagnosed Autism Spectrum Disorders (ASD). It is about connecting with other families. 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...