Kariong Neighbourhood Centre is a community hub for Kariong and surrounding areas in the Central Coast Hinterland. From the moment you walk through our doors you are welcomed into a safe and friendly atmosphere which promotes a sense of belonging.
We are only 5 minutes off the free way. We have wheelchair access throughout, disabled toilets, private parking for up to 16 cars and a bus service at the doorstep.
The Kariong Neighbourhood Centre is a great place to meet new people. Our groups include Active Playgroup, Craft & Chat Group, Wonderful Women’s Group, Pilates for Seniors, The Over 50s Friendship Group, Tai Chi and Yoga.
We also offer First Aid Courses, Early Childhood Clinic and Immunisation Clinic, Indoor Bowls, “Be Connected” Program, Little Big School Program and Ukulele Lessons.
For our full list of services please visit our services area.
Out Of School Hours Care & Vacation Care
The Kariong Out of School Hours Care Service caters for children aged 4 – 14, providing care from 6:30am to the start of school and from 3:00pm until 6:30pm.
We also offer Vacation Care and care for pupil free days from the hours of 6:30am until 6:30pm.
Our Out Of School Hours service was rated EXCEEDING by the department of Education.
Grandmother of the year award Presented by Liesel Tesch to Grandmother Kim Pemberton, who is the sole Carer for her 4 grandchildren. We have worked together with Kim and her 4 grandchildren for the past 7 years, assisting her to find the supports she needs to...read more
OOSH - October 2018 Looking back on September, we have had another interesting, challenging, informative, productive, surprising, and brilliant month at OOSH! September has seen us say farewell to Chris, who is leaving us to pursue her career in aged care. We have...read more
OOSH - September 2018 Another fantastic month here at Kariong OOSH. We have been busy establishing an area for small world play. The concept of small world encourages the use of imagination and story telling which are valuable skills for this age group. We have made a...read more