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, 2845
Tel: 6355 7440
Email: admin@piedpiper.ngo.org.au
Web: piedpiperpreschool.com.au
Contact: Anita van den Berg
Hours: Monday to Friday 8.30 – 4.00 children aged 3 – 5. Wednesday mornings 9 – 12 for children aged 2 years.

Playgroups

Community and Kids – (LINC)
1 Padley St, Lithgow 2790
Tel: 6354 5906
Email: lydia@linc.org.au
Web: linc.org.au/
Find us on LINC Facebook page

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, Lithgow 2790
Tel: 6351 3134
Operating Hours: 9.30am to 11.30am Mondays
Email: lithgowuc@gmail.com
Contact Joshua Bleyerveen
Office hours: 9.30am to 12.30pm Monday to Friday
Noah’s Ark Babies group is for babies and children under 2 and their parents/carers. School terms only.

Noah’s Ark Playgroup
Uniting Church Parish Centre, 43 Bridge Street, Lithgow 2790
Tel: 6351 3134
Email: lithgowuc@gmail.com
Contact Joshua Bleyerveen
Operating Hours: 10am to 12 noon Mondays
Office hours: 9.30am – 12.30pm Monday to Friday
Noah’s Ark Playgroup is for pre-school aged children and their parents/carers. School terms only.

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, Lithgow 2790
Tel: 6352 3798
Mobile: 0427 070 871
Email: admin@gallgum.ngo.org.au
Web: www.gallopinggumnut.com.au
The Service operates a supported Play group, with a program focus for 0-3yr olds, at Hoskins Uniting Church, Lithgow on Mondays during school terms. We also operate a Toy Library borrowing Service for other play groups and 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