Find a Playgroup Map

Zoom out to see all playgroup locations across the Northern Territory. Click, hold and drag to move the view to your area. Each red Pin on the map represents one of the headings in the drop-down list below. Note that more than one Playgroup may be held at each Pin’s location. Click on a red Pin for a quick look at which playgroups are held there, and see the drop-down list for further information on those playgroups.

Playgroup House Marrara:

Defence Dandelions; Free Range Kids; German Playgroup; Little Wonders; Playgym; PlayConnect

Nightcliff Uniting Church:

Kapok Playgroup; Rainbow Bee Eaters

Community Garden, Alawa:

Little Gardeners

Malak Family Hub

Casuarina Uniting Church:

Sonseekers Playgroup

Rossiter St, Rapid Creek

 

Driver Family Resource Centre:

CALD; Tumbledown Tots

Palmerston Child and Family Centre

Frangipani Friends

Batchelor Area School

Batchelor Playgroup (Playsteps)

Berry Springs Primary School

Berry Springs Playgroup (Playsteps)

Fred's Pass Reserve

Fred’s Pass Reserve Playgroup, Lakeview Hall

Girraween Pre-school

Girraween Playgroup

Howard Springs Pre-school

Howard Springs Playgroup

Playgroup House Alice Springs

Alice Springs Family Daycare; Alice Springs Playgroup

ASEC Hall Alyangula

Alyangula Playgroup

4CS Building Nhulunbuy

Nhulunbuy Playgroup Association

Manthathpe Community Space

Mamay Marra Kathu Wurdanturturt Waran

Jabiru Courthouse

Jabiru Playgroup

Lions Club, Yulara:

Yulara Community Playgroup

Northern Suburbs

Playgroups held at Playgroup House Marrara (same building as Darwin Toy Library):

Marrara Playgym (community): Monday 9:00am-11:30am, Playgroup House Marrara. Contact Playgroup NT staff on 8945 7775

Little Wonders (community): Wednesday 9:30am-11:30am, Playgroup House Marrara. Contact Playgroup NT staff on 8945 7775

Defence Dandelions (supported): Thursday 9:30am-11:30am, Playgroup House Marrara. Contact Frances on 8945 7775

PlayConnect (supported): Friday 9:30am-11:30am, Playgroup House Marrara. Contact Leanne on 8945 7775 or email playconnect@playgroupnt.com.au For children who may have Autism Spectrum Disorder characteristics

German Playgroup (community): Saturday 9:15am-11:15am, Playgroup House Marrara (fortnightly). Contact Martina on 0401 862 429 or email martinasiewart@outlook.com

Playgroups held at Nightcliff Uniting Church:

Kapok Playgroup (community): Tuesday 8:45am-11:00am, Nightcliff Uniting Church, 21 Cummins Street Nightcliff.

Contact Kylie on 0408 079 270 or email kylie.japanese@gmail.com

Rainbow Bee Eaters (community): Thursday 8:45am-11:00am, Nightcliff Uniting Church, 21 Cummins Street Nightcliff.

Contact Lisa via email rainbowbeeeaters@gmail.com

Playgroup at the Community Garden, Alawa:

Little Gardeners: Monday 9:00am-10:30am, Lakeside Drive Community Garden, Alawa.

Contact Billee on 0439 899 255 or email ldcgarden@gmail.com

Playgroup at Malak Family Centre:

Malak Family Hub, Malak Family Centre, 33 Malak Crescent: Monday-Friday various times.

Phone 8944 2088

Playgroup at Casuarina Uniting Church:

Sonseekers Playgroup (community): Tuesday and Thursday 9:30am-11:30 am, Casuarina Uniting Church, 45 Vanderlin Drive, Wanguri. Contact Roslyn on 8927 1746.

Rossiter Street Playgroup, Rapid Creek:

Rossiter Street (community): Various times, 5 Rossiter Street Rapid Creek. Please visit their Facebook page for an up to date timetable.

Playgroups held at Charles Darwin University

Tuesday AM: 9:15am-10:45am, for pre schoolers

Tuesday PM: 1:15pm-2:30pm, for babies and young toddlers

Wednesday AM: 9:15am-10:45am, for mixed age groups

Wednesday PM: 1:15pm-2:30pm for mixed age groups

Thursday AM: 9:15am-10:45am for mixed age groups

Thursday PM: 1:15pm-2:30pm for mixed age groups

Contact Kim Chapman on 8946 6522 or Nicole Sawyer on 9846 7732 or at nicole.sawyer@cdu.edu.au for information on vacancies. Each playgroup is located in building Orange 4 at Charles Darwin University.

 

Palmerston

Playgroups held at Driver Family Resource Centre:

CALD (supported, Culturally And Linguistically Diverse): Monday 9:00am-11:00am, Driver Family Resource Centre, 29 Driver Avenue. Contact Trudie on 8945 7775 or email admin@playgroupnt.com.au

Tumbledown Tots Playgroup (community): Contact Trudie on 8945 7775 or email admin@playgroupnt.com.au. Thursday 9:00am-11:00am, Driver Family Resource Centre, 29 Driver Avenue. 

Playgroup held at Palmerston Child and Family Centre:

Frangipani Friends (supported): Tuesday 9:00-11:00, Palmerston Child & Family Centre, 2 Brennan Circuit, Farrar.

Contact Trudie on 8945 7775 or email admin@playgroupnt.com.au

Rural Areas

Playgroup at Batchelor Area School:

Batchelor Playgroup: Friday 8:30am-10:30am, Batchelor Area School, 71 Kirra Crescent.

Contact Sara 0407 013 342 on or email rural@playgroupnt.com.au

Playgroup at Berry Springs Primary School:

Berry Springs Playgroup: Wednesday 8:30am-10:30am, Berry Springs Primary School.

Contact Sara 0407 013 342 on or email rural@playgroupnt.com.au

Playgroup at Fred's Pass Reserve:

Fred’s Pass Reserve: Tuesday 9:00am-11:30am, Lakeview Hall, Bee’s Creek Road.

Contact Jess via email fprplaygroup@gmail.com or through their Facebook page

Playgroup at Girraween Pre-school:

Girraween Playgroup (community): Wednesday 8:30am-10:30am, Girraween Pre-school.

Contact Ester on 8983 3300 or email admin.girrasch@ntschools.net

Playgroup at Howard Springs Pre-school:

Howard Springs Playgroup (community): Tuesay 8:30am-10:30am, Howard Springs Pre-school Parent’s Room. 

Contact Sara on 0407 013 342 or email rural@playgroupnt.com.au

Alice Springs

Playgroups held at Playgroup House Alice Springs

Alice Springs Family Daycare (affiliated): Thursday 9:00am-11:00am, Playgroup House Alice Springs.

Contact Glenda on 8952 3406 or email office@asfdc.org.au

Alice Springs Playgroup (community): Wednesday 9:30am-11:30am, Playgroup House Alice Springs.

Contact Rachael on 0429 461 547 or email alicesprings@playgroupnt.com.au

Remote NT

Playgroup in Alyangula

Alyangula Playgroup (community): Wednesday 8:30am-10:30am and Sunday 3:30-4:30pm, ASEC Hall.

Contact Bellinda on 0447 163 741 or email bellindahocking@yahoo.com

Playgroup in Jabiru

Jabiru Playgroup (community): Tuesday 9:30am-11:30am, Jabiru Courthouse.

Contact Belinda on 0400 027 261 or email bincrisp54@hotmail.com

Playgroup in Nhulunbuy

Nhulunbuy Playgroup Association: Tuesday and Thursday 9am-11am, rear of the 4CS Building, Arnhem Rd.

Contact Kathryn on 0458 269 998 or email nhulunbuyplaygroup@gmail.com

Playgroup in Wadeye

Mamay Marra Kathu Wurdanturturt Waran: Tuesday and Thursday 9:30am-11:30am, Manthathpe Community Space.

Contact Miromiro on 0477 555 319 or email ecec@wpw.org.au

Playgroup in Yulara

Yulara Community Playgroup (community): Thursday 8:30am-10:30am, Lions Club, Gregory Street Yulara.

Contact Kate on 0414 227 841 or email kateobrien89@gmail.com