Parents Learning Together

At the Parents Learning Together playgroup parents from diverse cultural backgrounds and their children aged three to five years enjoy early learning activities together.

Children play as part of Parents Learning Together playgroup.

Children and parents learn together through educational play activities in a purpose-built playgroup room and outdoor playground.

Qualified staff support the playgroup’s activities and also advise parents on access to other parenting services and on services for families as they settle in Australia.

When and where

The Parents Learning Together playgroup takes place on Fridays during school terms from 10am to 12 midday at the Connie Benn Centre, 160 Brunswick Street, Fitzroy.

Who is eligible

Parents from diverse cultural and language backgrounds and their children aged three to five years. 


We acknowledge the following partners for their valuable contributions:

City of Yarra

Herbert Smith Freehills

Contact us

Connie Benn Centre
160 Brunswick Street
Fitzroy, Victoria 3065
Phone: (03) 9426 1500
Email: conniebenncentrereception(at)

The Brotherhood of St Laurence (BSL) acknowledges and understands its obligations under the UN Convention on the Rights of the Child and recognises that all children and young people have the right to be treated with respect and care, and to be safe from all forms of abuse. BSL has a zero tolerance towards child abuse.
Read the official statement signed by the Executive Director.

The Brotherhood recognises the harm that family violence causes and that freedom from violence is a basic human right.
We will support our staff, volunteers, clients and the community if they experience violence.

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