Kids and Parents

Healthy Country Kids

Child Health Services are one component of the overarching WA Country Health Service Healthy Country Kids program, along with Child Development Services and School Health Services.

Click HERE for a brochure

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

Bindoon Playgroup meets each Friday during school terms from 9.30am-11.30am.
Located at Chinkabee Complex, Bindoon.  All children aged 0-5 and their carers.
Meet: Fridays @ Chinkabee Complex, Bindoon
Time: 9.30am
Contact: Wendy Dustan
 0407 192 146

Gingin Aquatic Centre - Safer Swimming

The outdoor pool is open during the summer months and offers assorted classes including Swimming Lessons.

Gingin Aquatic Centre

For more information about how to keep safe in the water this summer visit - Keep Watch at 

Childcare in Chittering

The following childcare options are available in the Shire of Chittering.


Patch of Heaven Family Day Care



9571 0268 or 0409 443 001


Maryville Downs Family Day Care



0457 787 088

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)

Frequently Asked Questions

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!

Other Outdoor Events and Initiatives

Nature Play WA
Early Years for Parents (0-3)