Building Better Programs through Rhythm and Reflection are designed to help primary school aged children to not only survive in the face of adversity but to thrive! The program combines rhythmic music, movement and mindfulness activities with reflection to deliver dynamic programs, that support social and emotional development. Suitable for children aged 6 – 8 […]
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Join us for Pyjama Drama’s “Thirst for Adventure” at Meerilinga Ballajura! Sing, dance, play games and make pretend – it’s always a different adventure! Pyjama Drama facilitates engaging and imaginative play for children aged 4 – 7 years. Event Details When : Thursday, 1st October 2020 Time: 10:00am – 11:00am Where: Meerilinga Ballajura, 2 Community […]
On your marks, get set, go! Get the kids off the couch and into some fitness fun! Join Meerilinga these school holidays, for an action packed morning of exercise activities. Event Details When: Tuesday, 14th July 2020 Time: 9:30am – 11:00am Where: Meerilinga Kingsley, 48 Peregrine Drive, Kingsley WA 6026 Cost: $5 + booking fee (total $6.31) […]
Come and cook up a storm at our Children’s Cooking Class these April School Holidays! Let’s have some fun getting messy in the kitchen! Session includes all the ingredients and recipes. Suitable for children aged 4 – 8 years. EVENT DETAILS Where: Meerilinga High Wycombe When: Tuesday, 21st April 2020 Time: 10:00am – 12:00pm […]
Sing & Grow provides music therapy services in the community for families with young children. Groups usually meet for about an hour once a week, for 7 – 10 weeks. We use percussion instruments, drums, ribbons, balls and parachutes and every family receives a set of Sing&Grow’s Key Parenting Messages AND a CD! Families have […]
Looking for a safe & inclusive learning environment for your child? Enrolments are now open for our 2020 Ballajura pre-kindy program for 2.5 – 5yr olds. Join us for an information night at our beautiful Ballajura centre. Get to know more about our Early Learning Program (ELP), how we build “Play with Purpose” into our […]
How to choose an early learning program to suit your family Deciding on the right early learning program for your child is one of the most important decisions you’ll make as a parent. There are many different types of programs available and as such choosing which best fits your needs can be difficult. To help, we’ve […]
This course covers CPR and first aid for common childhood injuries such as choking, poisoning and burns. Don’t miss this opportunity to refresh your skills or learn something new! When: Tuesday, 9th April, 6 – 9pm Bookings Essential. Contact Hila via email@example.com
With the school holidays upon us it’s time to start planning what you’ll do to keep the little ones occupied for two weeks! Meerilinga’s community centres located in Ballajura, Beechboro, Cockburn, and High Wycombe will have a number of school holiday activities running. We’ve pulled together a quick guide to activities happening in each of […]
Why Do People Volunteer with us at Meerilinga? Diane Menzies is a mum with grown up twin boys who is volunteering at our Kingsley Early Learning Program. Now many people who are in the thick of raising multiple children will ask, “What are you doing, you are free now to get up when you […]
Parenting, who did it better, you or your parents? A recent outing to the movies to see Swinging Safari – the new Aussie comedy featuring Kylie Minogue and Asher Keddie – had everyone reminiscing about their childhoods and wondering – quite fondly – how we survived, so when the following article showed up in our […]
Meerilinga Young Children’s Foundation is a not-for-profit organisation and registered charity that promotes the United Nations Convention on the Rights of the Child; working with children, their families, early childhood professionals, planners and the community to raise the status of children in Western Australia. Meerilinga’s association with children dates back to 1911, to the pioneers […]
Encouraging new mums to join a fun group to learn how to make a scrap book for their new baby using your baby’s photos to tell a story around that story.
A fun session with Emma Barker (Education Officer, Southern Regional Council) enjoying activities for Easter made from re-cycling materials. Come and join us for a fun time engaging in activities, cooking and games.
Sensory/Tactile experiences for children aged 0-3 yrs.
A fun session with Emma Barker (Education Officer, Southern Regional Council) encourages children to create items out of recycling materials. Emma does a mat session before activities and story after activities.