The Nintirri Neighbourhood Centre is a comfortable, friendly place where people are encouraged to participate in an informal and supportive atmosphere. Our aims are to:
- Improve the quality of life for families living in Tom Price.
- Provide a non-threatening atmosphere where people can communicate freely.
- Provide information and resources not otherwise available in the community.
- Provide a social environment for the people of Tom Price.
The Nintirri Neighbourhood Centre is opened from 8am – 3pm daily offering a vast array of activities including:
Playgroup: Tuesday and Thursday mornings from 9am – 11am. Cost is $2 per family. Please bring a healthy snack to share.
P.E.A.R.L.S: Tuesday from 11.30am – 2pm for those ladies aged 40+
Adult Craft: Our Neighbourhood centre offers various craft activties each month, these will be advertised on our website and facebook page, crèche provided ($5 per family), bookings essential
EPIS: Fortnightly morning of activities with Indigenous Elders from the Eastern Pilbara Independent Service.
Toy Library: The Toy Library is located at the Nintirri Centre and is open during playgroup every Tuesday and Thursday 9am to 11am. New memberships are available during opening hours at a cost of $60 per family, per year.
School Holiday Craft: For children aged 7-12 years running during the April, July and October school holidays, bookings essential.
One-off sessions such as infant resuscitation, colouring competitions and luncheons in support of events such as International Women’s Day, Pink Ribbon Day and Australia’s Biggest Morning Tea are also held.
Other services that can be accessed at the Neighbourhood Centre include:
- Afterschool Care: The Nintirri Centre provides After School Hours Care from 2 – 5pm for children aged 5 – 11 years. This program is facilitated by a qualified staff and incorporates structured indoor and outdoor activities. The Government Childcare Rebate is available to families who use this service. Enrolment packs are available from the Nintirri Centre reception.
- TINFO: Tom Price Information is an email generated information platform where the community can advertise what their group, sporting group, business etc are doing. To access this service please email firstname.lastname@example.org
- Craft Products: A full range of Kaisercraft products are available for purchase.
- Room Hire: Our playgroup area is available for hire on weekends for children’s parties and the lounge area is available for community and support groups to use free of charge.
- Office and Secretarial Services: Photocopying, typing, laminating and faxing services are available.