KU Children's Services have launched a series of 'Parent Workshops' covering a range of topics relevant to families with young children.

Our Parent Workshops provide parents with relevant information about a range of parenting topics, including health and nutrition, play-based learning, child safety, transition to school and much more.

Find out more about the workshops and sessions currently on offer:

Feature Event:
10 Things Every Parent Needs to Know

Presented by Dr Justin Coulson

Drawing on positive psychology, this workshop will give simple and effective strategies for the key issues parents of young children face in everyday family life, to make parenting easier.

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NSW Teachers Federation
Conference Centre
37 Reservoir Street, Surry Hills




Nature Play

In this session we will provide practical tips on how to incorporate nature into your child’s play and everyday life.

5 July 2018
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KU Maybanke Preschool,
Pyrmont, NSW


Child's Play

This session will provide parents and carers with activity ideas to enrich their child’s early learning at home.


1 August 2018
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KU Padstow Preschool,
Padstow, NSW

15 August 2018
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KU Greenwood Children's Centre,
North Sydney, NSW

Simple Conversations That Help Keep Children Safe

Supporting parents to feel more confident about talking to their preschool aged child about protective behaviors and teaching their child simple personal safety skills.


21 June 2018
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KU Randwick Coogee Preschool,
Randwick, NSW

6 September 2018
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Kooinda Child Care Centre,
University of Newcastle, NSW

Past Parent Workshops

Child's Play - 23 May 2018
KU Cheltenham Memorial Preschool, Cheltenham, NSW

Nature Play - 6 June 2018
KU Rushcutters Bay Preschool, Rushcutters Bay, NSW

Simple Conversations That Help Keep Children Safe - 14 June 2018
KU Crusader Preschool, Marrickville, NSW