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Kids and Parents

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Bumper Sticker Competition - Australia Day 2018

This competition is brought to you by the Shire of Chittering.  We are looking for an original, creative and informative bumper sticker that expresses what Australia Day means to you.

Simply create a slogan/design which is 20cm long by 5cm high; you can draw it, paint it or use your computer.  Show us what you love about living in Australia and the Shire of Chittering on your bumper sticker.

Terms and conditions:

  1. Entries close at 4pm on Friday, 1 December 2017
  2. Open to all primary students residing in the Shire of Chittering
  3. Prize money - A $50 VISA pre-paid credit card
  4. Winner will be advised by phone/email on Monday, 4 December 2017.  The winning design will be printed and distributed at the Shire's Australia Day Event 2018, which is being held at Clune Park, Bindoon.

To download a Entry Form CLICK HERE.

For more information please contact Natasha Mossman, Executive Support Officer on 9576 4600.

School Holiday Activities

 
Activities are run throughout the April, July and October School Holidays.  Keep an eye out through your local school newsletter, community notice boards, check out the Shire Events Calendar or keep up to date via the Shire Facebook page.  
 
 

Local Playgroups

Bindoon Playgroup
Meet: Fridays @ Chinkabee Complex, Bindoon
Time: 9.30am
Contact: Nahrel Dallywater
Ph: 0407 114 544

Immaculate Heart College Playgroup (IHC)
Meet: Tuesdays @ Immaculate Heart College
Time: 9.00am
Contact: Helen Cutler
email: ihcplaygroup@outlook.com

 

Safer Swimming

Gingin Aquatic Centre - The outdoor pool is open during the summer months and offers assorted classes including Swimming Lessons.  Contact poolmanager@gingin.wa.gov.au 

For more information about how to keep safe in the water this summer visit - Keep Watch at www.royallifesaving.com.au 

Childcare in Chittering

The following childcare options are available in the Shire of Chittering.  Please click on the links for more information.

Dental Health Service

Children from pre-primary until year 11 are eligible to enrol in the school dental service. The Moora Dental Van goes to most of the schools in Chittering so all children are covered. If your child attends a school outside of the Chittering area, they should still be covered by their schools dental health service. 

If you would like to access these services contact your local school who will have contact details.  Alternatively you may contact Dental Health Services on 9313 0555 for more information.

Child Car Restraint (Type 1 Fitting)

Did you know that the Shire of Chittering has a trained CCR fitter at the Administration Centre.  Give Lynette a call on 9576 4600 to book in and have your restraints fitted!

Frequently Asked Questions - from childcarrestraints.com.au

Click HERE to find out more. 

Getting Outdoors in Chittering

The Shire of Chittering has a number of ways to get your family out and about discovering nature and each other.  Follow the links to find out more.

Parks and Reserves - Discover the local parks and reserves, including camping areas and areas of natural beauty.

Trails - Take a walk along our trails and discover our local flora, fauna and history.

Events Calendar - Find out what's on in your community this month and get involved.

Other Outdoor Events and Initiatives

Click here to find out more about Nature Play WA  

Click here to find out more about Early Years for Parents (0-3)