Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Play School

Where and When

The Play School meets at Letchworth Community Centre, 28 Miller St, Queanbeyan each second Thursday from 9.30-11.30am during school terms. Every other Thursday is spent out and about adventuring on excursions! More information is available by calling our Community Program Facilitator, Victoria Byron, on 6285 6365 or 0484 229 565.

What is the program

Queanbeyan-Palerang Regional Council coordinates a Play School program for Aboriginal & Torres Strait Islander children aged 1-6 years. Helping children to get a good start at school is very important, Play School provides an environment where children can socialise, enjoy each other’s company and make friends.

Children will participate in a range of structured and fun activities alongside staff.

Activities

Special programs available during the year include:

  • transition to school
  • excursions
  • family gatherings
  • healthy eating
  • emergency services
  • health services and clinics
  • cultural awareness
  • environmental and recycling 

Benefits

  • Friendly, trained staff
  • learning through play in a fun filled environment
  • assistance and information for parents and families
  • transport may be organised pending vehicle availability