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Thursday, 18. October 2018

2 - 4 pm

Come and learn to use a computer or ipad  

Call the office on 9696 0907 for more information 

Bus trip

Bus trip to 'The Mill' in Castlemaine

Thursday, 25. Oktober 2018, 9.30am - 3.30pm

Visit German butcher 'Oakwood Smallgoods'

Lunch at 'Das Kaffeehaus' (on own costs)

Costs: $10 for members ($20 for non-members)

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AGWS - an ageing population

Interview with social worker Tanja Gawin on SBS Radio

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Portrait of the AGWS

Interview with Linde Mohr on SBS Radio

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Playgroup Rappelkiste 

An interview with our committee member Dagmar Logan on SBS Radio June 2016 

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German Language Playgroup "Rappelkiste"

"Rappelkiste" is the Australian-German Welfare Society's German Language Playgroup. The group is led by two German pre-school teachers who volunteer their time. Every Thursday morning during school term time we play, paint, draw, glue, sing, rhyme and listen to stories...of course in German! For children aged two upwards, accompanied by an adult.

Thursday mornings 10-12 pm

Parkdale Church of Christ, 176 Como Parade West, Parkdale

Enquiries and bookings: Gine on

Cost: $10 for the first child; $5 for every other child; children below two years of age are free

The AGWS family membership for one year is $20 and an additional membership with Playgroup Australia costs $40 for insurance purposes.

A Project of the Australian German Welfare Society