Activities for children

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Arts and culture

Check out the latest activities for kids these school holidays at Kyneton Town Hall.

Sports and swimming 

Council’s leisure and aquatic centres offer preschool, school holiday and learn to swim programs. To see what’s available in your local area, visit:

Find a library

Local libraries run programs for children that include rhyme time, story time and school holiday programs.

Find a library near you to discover what’s on and for more locations.

Playgroups and toy libraries


Playgroups offer opportunities for babies and pre-schoolers to socialise and develop new skills while their parents/guardians have opportunities to build friendships with other families within the community. Playgroups at Council-managed facilities can be found at the following locations:

  Location Address
 Woodend Playgroup        Playgroup    45 Forest Street, Woodend
 Romsey Playgroup Romsey Hub      96 Main Street, Romsey

Most playgroups meet weekly at various times during school terms. Find a playgroup in the region or visit Playgroup Victoria to find a playgroup for more information.

Toy Libraries

Toy Libraries are a non-profit organisation run by volunteer members, providing a cost-effective way for parents to access fun and educational toys and play material. Toys available for loan cater for children from birth to eight years.  Toy libraries at Council-managed facilities can be found at the following locations:

Location Address
Riddells Creek Toy Library        Riddells Creek Kindergarten 23 Mahoneys Road, Riddells Creek
Gisborne Toy Library Manna Gum Family & Children's Centre      71 Robertson Street, Gisborne
Kyneton Toy Library Kyneton Maternal & Child Health Centre       3 Hutton Street, Kyneton

Visit Toy Libraries Australia for more information and to find more services in your area.