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Children’s Activities



Roxby Downs Scouts
Roxby Downs Remote Control Car Club (RDRCCC)
Andamooka Opal Girl Guides
Roxby Downs Basketball
Dance and Drama
Come-n-Try Sports
Roxby Downs Football
Roxby Downs Cricket
Roxby Downs Softball




Roxby Downs Community Library

Roxby's Other Great Mine........Of Information!
Roxby Downs Community Library is an innovative joint-use library service provided by the Roxby Downs Council and Roxby Downs Area School.  The library opened in late 1988 and has become a hub of the community.

Address:              Richardson Place, ROXBY DOWNS   SA   5725
Phone:                 (08) 8671 0500 

Opening Hours: Monday to Wednesday and Friday 8.30 am to 5.00 pm, Thursday 9.30 am to 5.00pm
                              Saturdays 9.30 am to 12.00 noon
                              School Holidays 9.00 am to 5.00 pm

For more information on the Library please click here.

Toddler Story Time at the Library

All Welcome! - Free story and activity for children 0 to 3 years and care giver.

Where:                 Roxby Downs Community Library
When:                  Tuesdays & Wednesdays 9.30 am to 10.30 am during school terms. (Wednesday is a repeat of Tuesday)
Contact:               Library
Phone:                 (08) 8671 0500


School Holiday Activities at the Library

The Library holds activities for all children to enjoy in the school holidays. Please contact the Library or keep an eye on the community board in the Mall or the local Monitor newspaper.

Andamooka Toddler Story Time

Fun for 1-4 year olds
Where:                  Meet at the Andamooka Community Library
When:                   Monday 10.30 am
Phone:                  (08) 8672 7018

Nippy Gym

Roxby Downs Nippy Gym
Healthy Fun for children over 6 months to 5 years.

Where:                   Roxby Downs Auditorium, Richardson Place
When:                     Thursdays 9.30 am
Contact:                  Roxby Leisure 
Phone:                    8671 0500
Cost:                       $6.00 per child or $9.00 per family



Roxby Downs Playgroup
Fun for children from 0 to 4 years.  All welcome so please come along and have some fun.

Where:                   Koala room at the Roxby Downs Kindergarten
When:                    Every Friday from 9.30am - 11.00am
Contact:                 Kylie Dospisil
Phone:                   (08) 8671 2447

St Barbaras Playgroup
0 to 5yrs, $2 per week per child.  Children under 1yr FREE.  Huge range of crafts and activities, toys

Where:                  St Barbara's Parish School 78 Pioneer Drive, Roxby Downs   SA   5725
When:                    Wednesdays 9.30 am to 11.00 am during School Terms
Contact:                St Barbara's Parish School
Phone:                  (08) 8671 3207

Andamooka Playgroup
Andamooka School
When:                    9.00 am to 10.00 am Tuesdays
Phone:                   (08) 8672 7018


Early Education

Roxby Downs Child Care Centre
Centre runs early education programmes - Time for Two's (ages 2 to 3) and Just for Three's (ages 3 to 4).  Runs during School Terms.  Contact the Centre for further details, place availability and fees.

Where:                   Richardson Place, ROXBY DOWNS   SA  5725
Phone:                   (08) 8671 0911
Fax:                        (08) 8671 2090


Roxby Early Learning Community Group Inc.
The Roxby Early Learning Community Group Inc. was formed by a group of parents, caregivers and early childhood workers, who saw a need for additional quality, educational programs for children under 5 years in the Roxby Downs Region. For Further Information.

Address:                36/30 Burgoyne Street, Roxby Downs SA 5725
Phone:                   8671 0054


Playgrounds in Roxby Downs

  • Lions Park
  • Hermit Street
  • Pioneer Drive
  • Curdimurka Street
  • Pine Crescent - Junior Playground
  • Pine Crescent - Senior Playground

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