Strathbogie Shire Council

Tel 24/7: 1800 065 993

Supported Playgroups

The Smalltalk supported playgroups provide a place for you and your child to play and socialise with others, supported by an early childhood professional. They are free, provide a healthy morning tea and are offered across the Shire.

  • Supported playgroup programs are for eligible families (see enrolment criteria below) attending with a child / children aged 0 – school age.
  • Delivered over 10 weeks, they provide tips and strategies to support your child’s learning in a fun and relaxed way.
  • They're also a great way to meet other families with children in your area!

The program:

Is offered during school terms in:

  • Avenel on Tuesdays from 10am – 12pm
  • Euroa on Wednesdays from 9:30 – 11:30am
  • Nagambie on Wednesdays from 10am – 12pm
  • Violet Town on Fridays from 9:30 – 11:30am

Enrolment Criteria

To enrol families must meet at least one of these criteria:

  • Holder of Health Care Card or equivalent
  • Identifies as Aboriginal or Torres Strait Islander
  • Caring for children in kinship (out of home care)
  • Children referred by Child First or Child Protection
  • Families enrolled in enhanced Maternal and Child Health Services
  • Some families may qualify under social isolation, or for in-home support either separate to, or in addition to supported playgroup.

To book or for more information:

Please contact one of our Supported Playgroup Facilitators:

Katie Long (Euroa and Violet Town)
Frances Cummings (Avenel and Nagambie)

  • Telephone: 1800 065 993
  • Mobile – Katie Long: 0459 792 939
  • Mobile – Frances Cummings: 0409 740 889
  • Email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

 Download - Supported Playgroups Flyer 2021

20210401 SS SupportedPlaygroupsFlyer


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