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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 located in the cultural hub of Roxby Downs, in the Roxbylink building. As a purpose-built library it has ample work, reading computing, meeting and storage spaces for the multiple services today's libraries offer.

Address:              Roxbylink (between art gallery and sporting precinct) Richardson Place, ROXBY DOWNS   SA   5725
Phone:                 (08) 8671 0500 

Opening Hours: Monday to Friday 9am - 5pm
                             Saturdays 9am to 12 noon

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:                  Wednesdays 9.30 am to 10.30 am during school terms
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:                   Stadium 2, Roxbylink sporting precinct, Richardson Place
When:                     Thursdays 9.15 - 10.30am (session 1); 10.45am - 12pm (session 2)
Contact:                  Roxby Leisure 
Phone:                    8671 0500
Cost:                       $6.00 per child (under 12 months free) or $10 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 suited to the ages of 2, 3 and 4. These are called; Time for 2's, Just for 3s and Pre Kindy Program. The program runs once a week between 9am - 11am in line with the school terms (subject to change).  The programs consist of five key areas of the curriculum which are Sensory Play, Exploratory Play, Manipulative Play, Dramatic Play and Creative Play. If you are interested in your child attending, please contact the centre to have your child added to the waitlist. The waitlist is reviewed at the end of each term, and new children are added to the group when a spot becomes available.

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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