Karingal PLACE

Karingal PLACE Neighbourhood Centre owned and operated by Frankston City Council and is a multi-service children's and family services hub located in the heart of Karingal.

The centre offers many services including:

  • Maternal Child Health
  • Immunisations
  • Community Kinders Plus – Karingal PLACE Kindergarten
  • Frankston City Library and Story Time
  • Youth Hangouts
  • Playgroups
  • U3A (University of the Third Age)
  • Community Programs including Agestrong, Women’s Craft Group, Men’s Social Group.

For any information about Maternal and Child Health services and Immunisation sessions at this centre please contact 9784 1756.

For urgent enquiries please contact Frankston City Council 1300 322 322.

U3A (University of the Third Age) is also located at Karingal PLACE Neighbourhood Centre, and offers a broad range of programs for people over 50 and not in full time employment.

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Contact Us

Karingal PLACE

Location: Map
103 Ashleigh Avenue
Frankston 3199

PO Box 6200
Frankston 3199

P. 03 8786 6650
E. karingalplace@frankston.vic.gov.au

Office Hours - FCC Reception

Monday to Friday from 9am to 5pm

Maternal Child Health & Immunisation Services

For all appointments and information, phone the central booking line on 9784 1756.

The central booking line is available Monday to Friday, 9am - 3pm.

Library Services

P. Frankston Library - 03 9784 1020
E. libraryenquiries@frankston.vic.gov.au
W. https://library.frankston.vic.gov.au/Home

Youth Services

P. 03 9768 1366
E. youthcentral@frankston.vic.gov.au
W. https://www.frankston.vic.gov.au/Things_To_Do/Youth_Services/Frankston_Youth_Central


P. 9293 7156 (if unattended please leave a message and your call will be returned)
E. info@frankston.vic.gov.au

Karingal PLACE Kindergarten - Community Kinders Plus

A. 103 Ashleigh Avenue
P. 03 8786 6659
E. karingalplace@ckp.org.au

Kinder Registrations:

Contact Frankston City Council

P. 1300 322 322
W: www.frankston.vic.gov.au

University of 3rd Age (U3A)

A. 103 Ashleigh Avenue, Frankston, 3199
P. 9770 1042
E. aoffice@u3af.org.au

W. www.u3af.org.au


Open the Image Gallery for photos of the Centre (top right corner of the page).

Stadium Hire

Our multipurpose indoor stadium can be adapted to suit many sports, including basketball, martial arts and karate.  The stadium is available for hire after 4.00pm weeknights and on weekends. Priority is given to local community groups and not for profit organisations. We are unable to cater for birthday parties and family gatherings.

For further information contact the Centre.

  • Include Hire application 2021
  • Include Hire T&C’s


Volunteers will be welcome back once the centre reopens after COVID restrictions ease. 

Karingal PLACE Neighbourhood Centre is in the process of developing a volunteer program.  We are seeking volunteers who have experience or are interested in the areas of:

  • Administration
  • Supporting exercise classes and walking groups
  • Other special skills or interests

If you are interested in volunteering please email your ‘Expression of Interest to Volunteer’ to: karingalplace@frankston.vic.gov.au

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