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Events and activities for parents and babies, toddlers and school aged children in the Wollongong and Illawarra area.

Disclaimer: The details of each event are subject to change and may be weather reliant. Please contact individual event holders prior to attendance to confirm details. Some events require pre-booking.

TIGS Prep and Kindy Virtual Open Evening

Thursday 27 August, 2020

7pm

Ages: Open to all ages
Cost: Free to attend
Venue: The Illawarra Grammar School (TIGS)
Are you looking for a preschool or kindergarten that will give your child the best start to their education? Join us for TIGS Prep and Kindy Virtual Open Evening on 27 August!
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Have your say for your chance WIN 1 of 200 $50 gift cards! — The University of Queensland's Every Family Parenting Team

Ages: 0 - 18 years of age
Cost: FREE, we're offering you the chance to WIN 1 of 200 $50 vouchers!
Venue: Online
​Have your say about raising children in your neighbourhood for your chance to win! Just complete a 15-minute anonymous online survey for your chance to WIN 1 of 200 $50 Coles/ Myer Group gift cards!
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Helensburgh’s new playground gets artistic!

Open all year round

Ages: All ages!
Cost: FREE
Venue: Charles Harper Playground - Helensburgh
Have you seen the new Helensburgh playground – now with added artworks by local students?
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Project Bucephalus - Robotics Online - After School STEM Robo Classes Term 2, 2020

Term 3, 2020

Ages: Weekly class is open to students aged 7+. Master Classs open to high school and older only.
Cost: Creative Kids Voucher Approved
Venue: Online Program
The Project Bucephalus Unlimited Program has been expanded to include “Robotics Online” – our attempt to continue offering STEM classes to families within their homes. Project Bucephalus Robotics is a Wollongong-based group that has many years of experience running robotics activities for children in the Illawarra & Shoalhaven.
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NumberWorks'nWords - Individualised Online Learning Program available now / FREE Assessment.

Term 3, 2020

Online Learning Program

Ages: 5 - 16 years of age
Cost: Contact centre
Venue:
Students have missed a lot of school already, we can help them catch up and relieve you of the home schooling burden and boost your child's confidence and get them off to a great start in Term 2, 2020. We cater for ages 5 - 16 years of age across Maths and English.
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Gymbaroo Illawarra TERM 3 - Neuro-developmental programs for babies and children from birth to school readiness.

Term 3, 2020

Ages: 6 weeks to 6 years
Cost: $220 ten week term face to face IN-CENTRE, $130 ten week term ONLINE only
Venue: Berkeley Neighbourhood Centre
GymbaROO is the only parent-child program in the world that specialises in research-based, neuro-developmental, fun learning classes for babies to school aged children.
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Ready Steady Go Kids - TERM 3, 2020 ENROLMENTS. Get onboard with this award-winning multi-sport program!

Term 3, 2020. Enrolments open - Friday 26 June

Refer 2020 Timetable

Ages: 1.5-6 year olds
Cost: Refer website
Venue: Bulli, Coniston, North Wollongong and Unanderra
National What's On 4 Kids Awards - BEST National Pre-Schooler Activity for 2017, 2016 & 2015.
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Miss Zoe's School of Dance - Award Winning Kids Dance Classes. We are open for TERM 3 - enrol now!

Term 3, 2020

Ages: 2 years - adults
Cost: Active & Creative Kids Voucher Approved
Venue: MIss Zoe's School of Dance
Come and see the Miss Zoe's difference! We are now taking bookings via email now all 3 of our dance studios - Wollongong, Kiama and Coledale! This is your chance to join Wollongong's most popular and awarded dance school!
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My Tiny Dancer - dance classes for 18mths – 5yrs. TERM 3 Enrolments open now!

Term 3, 2020

Ages: 18mths - 5 yrs
Cost: Registered for both Creative AND Active kids vouchers and the 2nd round of Active kids vouchers are available as of 1st July.
Venue: Corrimal Community Centre, Figtree Community Hall, Flinders Child and Family Centre
My Tiny Dancer is FUN for the kids (but totally stress-free for you!)
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EC Sportz Swim Lessons - Term 3, 2020: FIRST LESSON FREE!

Term 3 Swim Lessons

Ages: Swimming lessons: babies to adults.
Cost: NEW MEMBERS: First lesson FREE! Active Kids & Creative Kids Provider.
Venue: EC Sportz Swim & Surf School
We offer a FREE trial lesson for swim lessons and we are both an Active Kids and Creative Kids Rebate Approved Provider!
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Gravity Gym - Term 3, 2020 enrolments are open now! Claim your Kids Active or Creative Voucher

Term 3, 2020

Refer online schedule

Ages: From 6 months!
Cost: Refer website
Venue: Gravity Gymnastics
Gravity Gymnastics is a brand new indoor gym space for bubs, kids and teens of all shapes, sizes and abilities! AND they are excited to introduce their Term 4 Schedule of classes for ages starting from 6 months - right up to adults!
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Join our beautiful Little Groovers family in 2020! Enrolments for Term 3 are now open!

Term 3, 2020

Ages: 18 months - 7 yrs
Cost: We accept both Active and Creative Kids Vouchers.
Venue: Jamberoo
Little Groovers is now offering classes across three venues Jamberoo, Dapto & Windang! Little Groovers specialises in pre-school dance focusing on classes for children 18 months - 5 years.
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FREE Heartfulness Meditation And Relaxation At Wollongong

6.30pm  to 7.30pm   Mon 17 February 20 to  Thu 17 December 20

Venue: Corrimal District Library And Community Centre
Address: 15 Short Street Corrimal NSW 2518
Ages:
Cost: FREE

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Mini Mondays - Science Playdate for 0-6 year olds

Every Monday

9.30am  to 10am   Mon 9 March 20 to  Tue 22 December 20

Venue: Science Space Wollongong
Address: 60 Squires Way North Wollongong NSW 2500
Ages: 0-6 year olds
Cost: Children under 6 are free with one paid adult entry. Activity sessions are free! This new activity is FREE for all members.

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Junior Groovers Disco - The Fraternity Club

6pm  to 8.30pm    to  Fri 11 September 20

Venue: The Fraternity Club
Address: Fairy Meadow
Ages: All Ages
Cost: Tickets are just $10 per child, and includes a packet of chips, a Fraternity Club drink bottle & a flashing toy.

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