Australia Street Infants School

A school of excellence in early childhood education in NSW

Telephone02 9557 5377

Emailaustralist-p.school@det.nsw.edu.au

Lennox house

Lennox House is a centre that caters for parents and children from birth to five years. Activities offered include playgroup, occasional care, baby gym and music for 0 - 5 year olds. The programs are designed to involve parents and their children learning together. All activities are prepared and delivered by fully qualified early childhood trained teachers who are supported by a teacher's aide. Download Lennox House timetable:

Registration

By registering for Lennox House you will receive regular email updates regarding our programs. You can register in person at any of our sessions. 

Lennox House activities 

Playgroup

Playgroup provides a place for children to play and interact with others while exploring with sand, water, play dough, paint and collage. Children have opportunities to ride bikes, climb, slide, throw balls and hoops, play dress ups, listen to stories, do puzzles, play games, use musical instruments and build with blocks. Parents and caregivers are able to meet others with children of similar ages and share parenting experiences.

Monday ,Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday 9.00 -11.00 am

Under COVID 19 restrictions Playground is on hold.

Cost: gold coin donation per family and please bring own snacks.

Baby gym

Baby gym caters for 0 - 2 year olds and is held each Tuesday afternoon 2.00-2.50pm in the Australia Street Infants School hall. This session provides opportunities for children to develop their gross motor skills through rolling, crawling, bouncing, sliding, balancing, climbing, jumping, pushing, and throwing. 

Tuesday  2 - 2:50 pm

Under COVID19 restrictions Baby Gym is on hold.

Cost: $5 per family per session

Occasional care

Occasional care is held 2 mornings a week on Mondays and Friday 9:00 - 11:30am providing parents/caregivers of 2 - 5 year olds an opportunity to leave their child in care for 2 and a half hours. Children play both indoors and outdoors and participate in a variety of activities including story time, singing, cooking, art and craft. A maximum of 10 children can attend each session. Bookings are essential and can only be made the week before. Please call the Lennox House office 8.30 am – 9.00am Mondays or Fridays on 9519 3839 to make your booking.

Monday and Friday  9:00-11:30 am

 Cost: $15 per 2 hour 30 mins session

Toy library

Toy library is open daily during Playgroup and provides regular Lennox House users with a range of educational toys for borrowing at a very affordable yearly fee. Toys are returned fortnightly and we ask that they be returned in clean working order.

Cost: $ 20 per family per year