Welcome to The Rumpus Room! The home of imagination in early childhood.
The Rumpus Room has two enchanting children's centres for 0 to 5 year-olds, both located in newly renovated premises on the site of the Newcastle Jockey Club, Broadmeadow.
Brand new centre opening in Pelican19th September 2017
We are excited to announce that The Rumpus Room will be opening a new centre in Pelican early in 2018. View the building plans HERE.Read more >
World Forum of Early Childhood Care and Education26th May 2017
Our Owners and Directors were privileged to attend the World Forum of Early Childhood Care and Education in Auckland New Zealand this month. We gained a global view of Early Childhood and benefited from connections and presentations from those who are well researched and…Read more >
Art Educator wins People’s Choice24th April 2017
Darling Street Art Educator – Lee-Anne Corrigan Approach To Painting I enjoy painting in oils, acrylics and watercolour but I also like drawing media such as pastel, ink and pencil. I have a background in Portraiture and I have enjoyed painting for friends and family…Read more >
Outdoor Area8th June 2016
In our Outdoor Program this week we will be planting carrot seeds in our veggie patch and flower seeds in our ‘butterfly garden’. We will continue composting our scraps and learning about decomposition and sustainability. This week we have introduced a science table outside and are…Read more >
Let The Wild Rumpus Start7th June 2016
This month we have enjoyed looking at family portraits and talking about who belongs to our family. Most children in our room are close to, if not already talking, so learning family names are a great encourager for children to develop there identity while extending…Read more >