Social Groups and Information Sessions

Early Parenting Groups and Information Sessions 

Coming along to the free early parenting groups and information sessions at your local hospital is a great way to learn more and to meet parents that also gave birth around the same time as you.

Early Parenting Groups: for babies up to 3 months of age
Information Sessions: 4-6 month age group

For more information, get in touch with your local Maternal, Child and Family Health team:
In Rockhampton region: (07) 4920 7279
In Livingstone: (07) 4913 3000

Young Mums Group

If you are a young mum, come along to the Girls Time Out group for a chance to talk with other young mums. A children's program is available, so you can bring your children along. 

For more information contact Girls Time Out on (07) 4922 7236 or visit

Australian Breastfeeding Association - Rockhampton and Capricorn Coast Group

This group offers information and support to parents. It offers an opportunity to meet new parents, chat with mothers who have 'been there' and connect with trained breastfeeding volunteers. Groups are held in Rockhampton and Yeppoon.

Phone: 1800 686 268


Playgroups are informal and relaxed weekly get togethers of mums, dads, grandparents, carers, children and babies. At playgroup families have the opportunity to connect with other families in their local communities, to share parenting knowledge, seek advice and gain valuable support. 

Find your nearest playgroup here: