City of Cockburn, PO Box 1215, Bibra Lake DC, Western Australia, 6965
Telephone: (08) 9411 3444

Children's Services Information

Children's Development Officer

City of Cockburn has a Children's Development Officer who supports and initiates projects and services that will assist in addressing the needs of children aged 0-12 years and their families. This service provides information regarding schools, playgroups, child health, pre-kindy programs, toy libraries, parenting programs and early years activities.

An online quarterly newsletter Cockburn Kids can be accessed via a subscription service (see right hand side) and an information sheet listing services and programs for families with young children run by City of Cockburn is also updated quarterly. This service supervises a variety of programs including the Atwell Playclub, Froggy's Fun on the Green and the Children's Reference Group.

Free community events including Hello Baby (babies) in March and Teddy Bears Picnic (toddlers) in October are held annually for families with young children. Parenting information and entertainment for children is provided on the day. 

If you go to our main page you can see what is happening and coming up: www.

Contact the Children's Development Officer 9411 3444

Children and Families Strategy 2016-2021

In 2016 a consultation was conducted in Cockburn  including 381 children, 1027 parents/caregivers, 10 community groups or businesses (including child care centres) and 30 City of Cockburn staff members to inform the new Children and Families Strategy.

Download the: Summary of the Children & Families Plan 2016-2021

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Children and Families Strategy Summary 2016-2021

Atwell Playclub Forms & Info

 Atwell Playclub

Occasional Child Care

Yangebup Occasional Care - Ph 9417 9995


Toy Libraries

Atwell Toy Library 

Cockburn Toy Library 

Helpful Links & Information

Grandparents looking after children 
Download the Guide:  Grandfamilies

Public Toilet Map  Website

Dad's Directory of Services

BMX Jump Tracks in Cockburn

Skate Parks in Cockburn

New Parent Resource List 2017

Children Services Pages

Cockburn 3 Yrs old Kindys and Pre-Kindys/ Playclubs/Playgroups

Cockburn Parenting Services

Child Day Care Services
Children Services HOME

Contact us:

Phone: Children's Development Officer
Ph  9411 3444