Little Pelicans Playgroup - Ballina

Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday from 9am - 11.00am (closed for Easter, Christmas & Public Holidays)


  • Located at Playgroup House, 9 Regatta St, Ballina
  • Enclosed outdoor area with sandpit covered by shade sails
  • Range of indoor and outdoor toys and equipment
  • Cosy inside area, variety of craft equipment


General Information

Little Pelicans Playgroup is run by families, for families which means it focuses on the needs and wants of local families in the community.

It runs on Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday from 9am to 11am at Playgroup House,  9 Regatta St, Ballina. It’s located around the back of Ballina Library and Visitors Centre, directly opposite the Ballina Naval & Maritime Museum and there is ample free parking available.

It comprises an enclosed, safe outdoor area with sandpit and various outdoor toys and activities covered by shade sail and a pergola on the deck area.

There is also a cosy inside area complete with plenty more activities and toys for children to enjoy as well as a craft cupboard brimming with goodies. The kitchen is gated which allows for the safe preparation of morning tea and a cuppa for the parents and there are handy child-height toilets and change area.

Little Pelicans Playgroup is part of Playgroup NSW and you have two FREE visits to see if this playgroup suits you and your child/ren. If it’s the one for you; you need to join Playgroup NSW who are currently offering a FREE five year Playgroup NSW membership to all families with children up to five years. To join, click here

Joining Playgroup NSW entitles you to access to any Playgroup NSW affiliated playgroup and you just have to pay a session fee of $3 per visit. The playgroup charges a session fee to cover the costs of running the group, rent, craft items, morning tea and/or replacement of toys.

Playgroup is a fun way for you and your child/ren to meet others and provides a variety of play and social experiences for your little ones  to enjoy and learn in a safe, relaxed environment.

For further information about this playgroup, don’t hesitate to contact the Playgroup Co-ordinator –  Joanne Currie on 0427 526 088 or join their Facebook Group for regular updates: Ballina Little Pelicans Playgroup

photos of the playgroup have been taken with the permission of Little Pelicans Playgroup Co-ordinator on the condition that no children are used in the pictures but you can see the location, facilities and equipment they offer.