Drummoyne Community Centre offers a range of programs to support families living in the City of Canada Bay area.

Parenting Calendar

The DCC Parenting Calendar for Term 2, 2023 is now available.

Registration Form

The Term 2, 2023 Registration form is available. Download Registration Form in Word or Download Registration Form in PDF.

Baby Yoga

Bring your baby along and learn stretching and movements that you can do to your baby to help them grow and develop to their full potential.  Baby Yoga is a fun and interactive course and consists of:

  • movement, touch and songs for baby
  • yoga postures, breathe work and relaxation for parents
  • sequences where both parent and baby can work together for mutual benefit

Dates:             Fridays, 28 April to 26 May 2023

Time:              11.30 am to 12.30 pm

Venue:            Drummoyne Community Centre

Cost:               $30 per person for the 5-week program

Suitability:      Parents of children (6-18 months)

Circle of Security Parenting

Taking the guesswork out of parenting!  The Circle of Security model is a ‘map’ for parents and caregivers on how to navigate parenting while juggling other demands in life. Based on fifty years of research, this evidence-based program demonstrates that children with secure attachments have more confidence, compassion, resilience and endurance. Participants must commit to all five. This is a parent only course.

Dates:             Mondays, 1 May to 29 May 2023

Time:              7.00 pm to 9.00 pm

Venue:           Drummoyne Community Centre

Cost:              $70 per person for 5 week program
(includes DCC membership)

Suitability:     Parents of all aged children

Brain Development in Children (0-5 Years)

How to support, nurture and enhance. A course that translates very complex concepts in a way that is digestible, meaningful and relevant. It provides an insight to the link between the brain, body, and behavior and how a child’s behavior is one of the best windows into brain functioning. By investing in these early years, you will positively affect your child for the rest of their life.

Dates:            Wednesdays, 10 & 17 May 2023

Time:              7.30 pm – 9.00 pm

Venue:           ONLINE VIA ZOOM

Cost:              $20 per person for the 2 sessions

Suitability:     Parents of children (0-5 years)

Calm Kids: Emotional Wellbeing

Change can be exciting – it can also be overwhelming, frightening and frustrating for a young child.

If you are planning the arrival of a new sibling, a change of bedroom, starting daycare, relocating, first haircut or other changes this workshop is for you.


Dates:             Thursdays, 1 & 8 June 2023

Time:               7.30 pm – 9.00 pm

Venue:            ONLINE VIA ZOOM

Cost:               $20 per person for the 2 sessions

Suitable to:     Parents of children under 5 years

Language, Learning and Play

During these sessions we will be exploring how to make connections through language, learning and play. We begin with ‘Helping your baby understand’, this needs to happen first before your baby can talk.   You will gain an insight into what helps your baby make sense of language and although your baby’s first word may not be until he is 12 months old the preparation begins much earlier. Dates:  Fridays, 2 June to 30 June 2023 (excl 23/6)

Time:            11.30 am – 12.30 pm

Venue:          Drummoyne Community Centre

Cost:             $30 per person for the 4-week program

Suitability:    Parents of children (0-12 months)

First Aid: Caring for Kids

Attention parents, grandparents, parents to be, babysitters! This is a training workshop for carers of children 0-7 years.  Learn how to give life saving resuscitation, what to do when your child is choking, control of bleeding, how to treat minor injuries, plus practical information about childhood illnesses like asthma and allergies. Delivered by St John Ambulance Australia.

Dates:            Saturday, 3 June 2023

Time:             12.30 pm – 4.30 pm

Venue:           Drummoyne Community Centre

Cost:              $115 per person

Suitability:     Carers of children (0-7 years)

Groovy Grandparents Playgroup

Wednesdays – School Term Only – February 2022, 10:30am-12:30pm

A playgroup for Grandparents and their grandchildren aged 16 months to 6 years of age. Run by Grandparents, for Grandparents. Includes free play (indoors and outdoors), craft, story time, singing, dance and drama. All welcome, just turn up. At Drummoyne Scout Hall, 11 Denning Street, Drummoyne.

Cost: $5 each Wednesday, pay at the door.

Phone 9719 8102 or email groovygrandparents@optusnet.com.au for more information.

Martial Arts Spirit (Hall Hire)

Taekwondo Classes for 3+ years

Build confidence, learn self defence and have fun! Weekly classes on Monday and Wednesdays from 3.30pm-6pm or Sunday mornings from 9am-10.45am. For more information visit www.MAspirit.com.au or phone 1300 627 853. Limited spots.

ADVC Children’s Performance Classes (Hall Hire)

Singing, acting and performance classes.  Weekly classes during term time on Tuesdays and Thursdays from 4.00 pm – 7.00 pm.
For more information visit https://www.advc.com.au/
 or phone 0467 964 676