Goonimoo Mobile Children’s Service first began in 1985 offering Mobile Play Sessions (Playgroups).
Goonimoo Mobile Children’s Service visits small rural towns and isolated places to provide an Early Childhood Educational program in areas where access to other services is limited. Play sessions are delivered to the communities and townships surrounding Walgett to Gamilaraay/Kamilaroi, Yuwaaliyaay, and non-Aboriginal families and children between the ages of 0-5 years
Goonimoo Playgroups provide a nurturing play based environment enhancing each child’s social emotional, physical, intellectual and creative development in an environment that is open ended, child focused, stimulating and meaningful.. Our focus is to develop positive, open, honest and trusting partnerships with families to ensure that we maintain continuity of care for each child that attends Goonimoo Play sessions.
The staff, consisting of the Manager of Children’s Services who has a Bachelor of Teaching in Early Childhood Education (Birth to 5 years), and the Early Childhood Educators that have all obtained Certificate III in Education and Care Services, or are working towards achieving the qualification. All Educators interact with the children and families to offer a relaxed and friendly service.
This Service operates as an outreach service so to get in contact the Children’s Service Manager (02) 6820 3752 or Mobile 0428 678 852.