Children's Services

Browse below to find out what activities and services are available for Children in Murrumbidgee Council.

For up to date advice and information regarding children's safety, please visit the Kidsafe website



Darlington Point

Riverina Children’s Activity Van

Operates in Darlington Point Thur and Fri

Phone 6962 4463




Coleambally Playgroup

Meets on Falcon Road Coleambally, phone (02) 6954 4632 


Coleambally Preschool

Operates Mon-Fri

Phone 6954 4050



Hay Mobile Children’s Service

Visits Coleambally weekly

Phone 6993 3059




Jerilderie Library

Story time for babies & toddlers: check the Library page for current date and time.


Jerilderie Playgroup

Meets at the Anglican Church grounds (Mahonga Street) every Tuesday from 10am - 12pm, weather permitting (excluding school holidays)


Jerilderie Mini Rail

Take your children for a ride on Jerilderie's scenic miniature railway. Visit the What To See and Do page for current details.


Jerilderie Preschool

Monday - Friday, 9am - 3pm

Southey Street   

PO Box 108 

Jerilderie NSW 2716

Phone: (03) 58861770



There are several lovely parks in Murrumbidgee Council that are well maintained and have plenty of space.



The Lions Park at the entrance to town is an ideal spot for a refreshing break with a gas BBQ, rest facilities and an excellent playground for children. 

Within the CBD on Brolga Place is a fantastic Skate Park facility.

Darlington Point

Darlington Point boasts a great Skate Park and bike track facility located in the main street. This park also has shaded play equipment suitable for all ages.

The Lions Club Park has fully covered play equipment as well as BBQ facilities. Located Just over the bridge at the Griffith entrance to town.


Play equipment can be found at Luke Park, adjacent the Jerilderie Lake and another located at the Monash Park Oval on the corner of Bolton and Mahonga Streets.

Jerilderie Sports Club & Chinese Restaurant is home to an artificial turf tennis court with play equipment located nearby, enquire at the clubhouse for details.


Medical Services and Support

Darlington Point & Coleambally

A child and family health nurse is available most weekdays in Coleambally and Darlington Point by appointment. Call 69544297 or 0429 669 517. 


Maternal Health Nurse & Clinic: Immunisations, baby & children checks, general support

- Jerilderie Hospital, most Tuesdays, ring 03 5886 1300 to enquire.