Fun & Play Links

Playgroup Association of NSW
Find your local playgroup and download facts and figures

Playgroups Australia
Playgroup Australia is the national peak and administrative body for playgroups in Australia

Play Power
Helps parents understand why play is necessary for a child's healthy development

NSW Sport and Recreation
Assists the people of NSW participate in sport and recreation, and promotes a community that uses sport and recreation to improve its well being.

Kidspot
Find baby & kids activities, pregnancy and parenting information, toddler tips, advice and community information.

Active After - school Communities
An after school hours sports program that aims to improve the health and well being of Australia's primary school aged.

Questacon Technology Learning Centre
Promoting a greater understanding of science and technology. Fun, interactive & totally relavent for kids.

Triple Zero Kids Challenge
Kids will learn about getting help by playing games and solving mysteries. They'll learn about safety messages and hear what happens when you call Triple Zero. Along the way they will meet the "Zeros" as they are guided step by step through the game.

London Play
A great overseas example. London Play aims for every child in London to have quality, accessible and inclusive play opportunities. Best practice examples.

Scouts Australia
Scouting aims to encourage the physical, intellectual, emotional, social and spiritual development of young people (aged 6 to 26).

Girl Guides NSW
An organisation which aims to enable girls and young women to grow into confident, self-respecting, responsible community members

Kid Safe NSW
Visit the playground page for a range of Information and fact sheets on playground safety.

Raising Children: Fun without tears
Information on having fun while keeping safe in the backyard and playground

YMCA
Local service that delivers programs and services for children and young people