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, Pilates for Seniors, Over 50s Friendship Group, Tai Chi and Yoga.

We also offer First Aid Courses, Early Childhood Clinic and Immunisation Clinic, Indoor Bowls, Broadband For Seniors, Australian Breastfeeding Association, 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.

Vacation Care – October 2018

2 October – 12 October 2018     Tuesday 2 October  INTENCITY  $60  EXCURSION   We will kick off our program with a visit to the ever-popular games emporium that is INTENCITY. We will enjoy one hour of uninterrupted play and each child...
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Time to renew KNC Membership

Memberships with KNC expired on the 30th June 2018, making it time to renew again for 2018-2019! As a valued Member of Kariong Neighbourhood Centre, Membership entitles you to great benefits: An opportunity to contribute to your local community and have your say Free...
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Farewell Sue!

Farewell Sue!!! Sadly our AMAZING Sue Williams will be leaving us in late July to move into a very well earnt retirement. Sue has worked closely alongside both Manager, Staff & Volunteers for the past 6 years. Although she started as a volunteer, we quickly...
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OOSH – August 2018

OOSH - August 2018 We’ve had a fabulous month here at Kariong OOSH. We enjoyed a visit from Mars food group, who ran a soccer workshop with the group as well putting a delicious sausage sizzle on for us. It was a great day, we hope to be involved with this program...
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Tax Help 2018 at KNC

Tax Help 2018 Need Tax Help this EOFY? Book a FREE session with our ATO tax help volunteer Nadya through Kariong Neighbourhood Centre. Phone: 4340 1724 | Email: admin@knc.net.au Starting Wed 25th July, appointments will be available for 45-50min sessions. Bookings...
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Vacation Care – July 2018

9 July – 23 July 2018     Monday 9 July  JAKE CASSAR BUSHCRAFT PRESENTATION  $60  EXCURSION  NO LUNCH PROVIDED  We will have a walk around the bush paths and learn about the local bush tucker in the area. What to wear?  Enclosed Shoes...
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Vacation Care – April 2018

16 April – 30 April 2018     Monday 16 April  TREASURE HUNT DAY  $55 Let’s hunt for lots of special hidden treasures and also create our own treasure hunts and maps… PARENTS: Please pack lunch, snacks, drink bottle and a hat. Tuesday...
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Welcome to Refugees Picnic

THE DETAILS Sunday June 17, 2018 from 11AM-2PM, The Memorial Park, The Entrance (on the Waterfront) THIS IS A FREE EVENT All welcome. Sausage sizzle, children's activities: craft, puppets, face painting. Music and information stalls....
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OOSH – June 2018

FAREWELL NERIDA It is with great sadness that we say goodbye to our much loved staff member Nerida Stollery. Nerida has been part of the team here at Kariong Out of School Hours Care and has facilitated the  Active Playgroup since...
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Active Playgroup – June 2018

The current spell of fantastic weather with lots of sunshine and blue skies has made our playgroup even more enjoyable, providing plenty of opportunity for the children to be active in our fantastic outdoor play area which includes...
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For bookings and enquiries
call 02 4340 1724 or email us admin@knc.net.au.