Holdsworth’s Family Services offers a creative, safe environment for play based learning for children under five. Come and connect with your child, other families and create a community.



Holdsworth Playgroup is outdoors for 0-5 year old’s and involves play based activities, art and craft activities. Our program uses evidence-based approaches to meet your child’s growing needs. We offer a range of creative play experiences to enjoy with your child to develop skills for learning:

  • Themed craft
  • Sensory play
  • Story and rhyme time
  • Active play
  • Imaginative play
  • Social experiences
  • Recreation activities

When: Monday to Friday from 9:30am to 12:30pm during school term times.

Where: 64 Holdsworth Street, Woollahra – entrance on Morrell Street.

Parenting Support

Parenting Support

The Holdsworth Family Services team can offer support, referral, guidance and information on issues related to families and children, newborn to give years.

  • Individual Consultations
  • Parent Classes
  • Visiting Professionals
Baby Days

Baby Days

Babies develop through emotional connection. We build on your skills and knowledge to further develop your relationship with your child.

We connect through:

  • Playing
  • Singing
  • Discussion

Baby days are open for newborns to walkers and is led by Louise, who has a background in midwifery and nursing.

When: Tuesday to Thursday 9:30am to 12:30pm during school term times.

Where: Indoors at 64 Holdsworth Street, Woollahra – entrance on Morrell Street.

Playgroup and Baby Day regular costs: $10 for casual visitors or purchase a frequent fun card for $80. Please check in at the registration window when you arrive (no prior bookings required).

We have other activities that run throughout the year. These will incur an extra cost per child to the playgroup fee. We have a timetable of these events available when you visit.

Wet Weather: During wet weather we are still open, and can utilise our undercover areas and sometimes indoor rooms.

If you would like further information, feel free to call us on (02) 9302 3600 or email us at familyservices@holdsworth.org.au