Wild Cherry Playgroup welcomes infants to 4-year-olds and their parents or carers every Monday from 10am-12noon at Wild Cherry Kindergarten, 72 Lucknow Street, Bairnsdale (until December 2018, then new venue).

The tone of Wild Cherry Playgroup is one of joyful activity enfolded in a calm and rhythmic atmosphere.

Children and their parents/carers are gently guided through the morning by our playgroup leader helping develop confidence, trust, and a sense of well-being.

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The regular morning rhythm is as follows:

  • 10am – 10.20 Arrive Inside play with natural toys to encourage imaginative play and creativity.
  • 10.20 – 10.30 Cooking The children help make bread rolls which will be enjoyed later in the morning.
  • 10.30 – 10.50 Morning Tea Children and parents sit together and share a nutritious morning tea.
  • 10.50 – 11.15 Morning Circle Seasonal songs, verses and rhymes are woven together with gestures and movement.
  • 11.15 – 11.45 Outside Play Gardening, sandpit, and free play. Parents may help in the yard with sweeping or crafting outside.
  • 11.45 – 11.55 Inside Story Time Our playgroup leader becomes the storyteller and the children enjoy a captivating story with props.
  • 11.55 – 12pm Everyone sits together to enjoy the delicious baked bread and helps with packing up afterwards.

Wild Cherry Playgroup

72 Lucknow St, Bairnsdale VIC 3875

Phone: Clare River (Playgroup Leader) 0428 501 634


$80 per child per term

$120 per family per term

Casual visit:

$10 per child

$14 per family