You are welcome to join in any of our regular groups. At The Ponds we love to connect through playgroups, Over 50s Group and other interest groups. If you would like to form a new group, we’d love to hear from you.
The Ponds Joggers Group
A free jogging and walking group. A great way to meet people and get fit. Visit our Facebook page www.facebook.com/ThePondsJoggers.
We meet 2 times every week (see below):
Time : Sundays at 7:00am
Place : Meet at Jonas Bradley Oval, The Ponds Boulevard
Distance: 3-5 kilometres (rotate 4 runs/walks each month)
Time : Wednesdays at 6:30pm
Place : Meet at Peel Reserve, Greenview Parade
Distance: 4 kilometres (a time trial run to measure your current level of performance against the clock)
The Ponds Community Garden
Our very own Community Garden is coming soon!
The Garden Management Committee is busy planning and getting things underway. Keep an eye out for more information as it comes available.
Place: behind The Ponds Community Hub
Arts and Crafts Group
A fun way to learn new skills and meet people over a cup of tea. A variety of classes are run during school terms.
Time: Thursdays at 10am – 12pm Check the events page for classes
Place: The Lake Neighbourhood Centre – 69 Spearmint Street The Ponds
Contact: Lisa 0423 143 942
English as a Second Language Conversation Group
This is a great place to meet new people from all over the world and make new friends and practice your English speaking skills.
Time: Wednesdays at 10.30 am during school term
Place: The Ponds Community Hub – Office 6
Contact: Megan & Paul on 0414 893 976
The Ponds Healthy Lifestyle Group
An informal healthy lifestyle group focussed on fitness and relaxation through yoga and basic fitness exercises.
Time: Saturday & Sunday mornings @ 7:30am and Wednesday evenings 7:30pm-8:30pm
Place: Local home in The Ponds and The Lake Neighbourhood Centre
Contacts: Preeti for more information 0468 360 909
The Ponds Over 50’s Group
Meets regularly for dinner, coffee and more.
Contact: Diana for more details on 408 626 174
Adopt a Park Sessions
A program run by Blacktown City Council that encourages community members to volunteer at their favourite parks and open spaces in The Ponds to achieve cleaner, greener parks and increase community pride. The group meets on the first Sunday morning of the month at various parks around The Ponds.
Time: Sunday (1st of month) 9am – 11am
Place: See the event page for dates and locations
Contact: Councils Adopt a Park Coordinator 9839 6000
The Ponds King Tots Playgoups meet during school term at The Ponds Community Hub, 45 Riverbank Drive. Check out their page at facebook.com/groups/ThePondsKingTots.
Contact Chantal on 0414 746 965