Pre-Schools

Jack and Jill Preschool 
2 Bren Street (near Lithgow West Fire Station)
Tel: 02 6351 4347
Email: contact@jackandjillpreschool.com.au
Web: www.jackandjillpreschool.com.au
Hours: Monday to Friday 8.15am to 3.40pm for Pick up
Contact Molly Hewett or Cherie Lemcke

Pied Piper Preschool 
18 Pindari Place Wallerawang
Tel: 6355 7440
Email: admin@piedpiper.ngo.org.au
Web: www.piedpiperpreschool.com.au
Hours: Monday to Friday 9.15 am to 3.15pm with extended hours available. For children aged from 2 years to school age.
Contact Trudy Magus

Playgroups

Community and Kids – (LINC)
1 Padley St
Postal address:  PO Box 289 Lithgow 2790
Tel: 6354 5906
Fax: 6353 1826
Mobile: 0437 397 556
Email: lydia@linc.org.au
Web: linc.org.au/
Find us on LINC Facebook page

Cubby House Playgroup
Lithgow TAFE 2 Hill Street
Tel: 6352 0444
Email: lucinda.jones7@tafe.nsw.edu.au
Contact: Lucinda Jones

Mainly Music
1 Col Drewe Drive, Lithgow
PO Box 255 Lithgow 2790
Tel: 0409 322 008
Web: lithgowbiblechurch.org.au
Contact: Kate Scott
Hours: Thursdays 10.00 am

Noah’s Ark Babies Playgroup
Uniting Church Parish Centre 43 Bridge St
Tel: 6352 3798.
School Terms Mondays 9.30 am –11.30 am
Email: lithgowuc@westnet.com.au
Contact Joshua Bleyerveen
Office hours: 10am – 1pm Monday to Friday
The focus of the program is for children from birth to 2 year olds.

Noah’s Ark Playgroup
Uniting Church Parish Centre, 43 Bridge Street
Tel: 6351 3134
Email: lithgowuc@westnet.com.au
Contact Joshua Bleyerveen
Office hours: 10am – 1pm Monday to Friday
Playgroup for under fives, held 10am to 12 noon on Wednesdays in school terms.

Early Intervention

Autism Spectrum Australia
Tel:  1800 277 328
Email: customerservice@autismspectrum.org.au
Web: www.autismspectrum.org.au/
Hours: Monday-Friday 9am-5pm
Find us on Facebook @AutismSpectrumAustralia

Benevolent Society – Brighter Futures Program
1 Padley Street
Tel: 6352 7100
Contact Team Leader
Office hours: 9am to 5pm Monday to Friday

SDN Early Childhood Links
Cooerwull School Malvern St
Tel: 6353 1616
Email: ECLLithgow@sdn.org.au
Office hours: Monday to Friday 8.30am-5pm.
Contact Pennie Hudson

Child Care

Blinky Bill Portland Child Care Centre 
Cnr Vale and Lett Streets Portland
Tel: 6355 5833
Email: blinkycc@aapt.net.au
Hours: 8.30am to 4.30pm Monday to Friday
Contact Tanya Rue – Director

First Grammar Lithgow
15 Bridge St
Tel: 6351 3888
Email: lithgow@firstgrammar.com.au
Web: www.firstgrammar.com.au
Hours: 7am to 6pm Monday to Friday all year.
Find us on Facebook

Galloping Gumnut Mobile Children’s Services Van
131 Mort St
Tel: 6352 3798
Mobile: 0427 070 871
Email: admin@gallgum.ngo.org.au
Web: www.gallopinggumnut.com.au
Contact Coordinator
The Service operates supported Playgroups at Hoskins Church, Lithgow (this Session is primarily for 0-2yr olds) and Cullen Bullen in the school library (0-5yr olds). We also have an extensive Toy Library that enables borrowing by other organisations as well as individual families.
Find us on Facebook @GallopingGumnut

HIPPY Bowenfels
Home Interaction Program for Parents and Youngsters
94 Landa Street
Tel: 6352 4868
Mobile: 0409 362 663
Email: hippy@centacarebathurst.com.au
Web: www.hippyaustralia.org.au
Contact Coordinator
Hours: 9am – 5pm Monday to Friday

SDN Children’s Services Inc. – Gumnut
21 Proto Avenue
Tel: 6352 1700; 6352 1707
Email: gumnut@sdn.org.au
Hours: 7.45am to 5.45pm Monday to Friday