Our Programs

Playgroup Queensland delivers over 20 programs across the state. These include community, specialist, supported and therapeutic programs. Click on a program below to find out more.

Community Playgroups

Community Playgroups meet weekly for one to two hours and are held in community centres, council halls, parks and the members’ homes.  READ MORE…

Play Stars

Play Stars is supported by the State Government and offers free membership to families up until their child’s first birthday. READ MORE…

Accessible Playgroup Initiative

Accessible Playgroup Initiative empowers marginalised, disadvantaged and vulnerable communities to build capacity in parents and carers. READ MORE…

Sing&Grow

Sing&Grow is a therapeutic music program that supports at-risk families. READ MORE…

HIPPY

HIPPY is a two-year, early childhood school readiness program that aims to help parents become involved in their child’s learning journey. READ MORE…

MyTime

MyTime is a peer support group for parents and carers of children and young people with a disability or chronic condition. READ MORE…

Connect and Grow

Connect and Grow is a facilitated evidence-based program that uses three educational approaches. READ MORE…

PlayConnect Playgroups

PlayConnect Playgroups are for families with children aged 0-six who have needs associated with having an Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD) or developmental delays.

Intergenerational Playgroups

Intergenerational Playgroups are delivered in aged care facilities; residents and children play together.

Organisational Playgroups

Organisational Playgroups are playgroups supported and run by community organisations such as churches.

Play Steps

Play Steps is a school based playgroup program which is based on the EYLF. Facilitator training is provided by PGQ.

Playgroups in Schools

Playgroups in Schools builds relationships between families of young children under school age in which it is held.

Toy Libraries

Toy Libraries may be used by all Playgroup Queensland members.

Step into Prep

Step into Prep is an eight-week transition-to-school program for families with children who haven’t attended a kindergarten or preschool program.

Playgroups in the Park

Playgroups in the Park is a program delivered in Mt Isa.

Yarrabah and Djenghi Playgroups

The Yarrabah program mobile playgroups are delivered in the isolated Indigenous community of Yarrabah south of Cairns.

Woorabinda IAS Playgroup

The Woorabinda program delivers facilitated playgroup sessions in the Woorabinda community to prepare children for school.