FamiliesThe Gascoyne is a great place for families to live. With an ideal climate, and access to magnificent coastal and inland areas the relaxed outdoor lifestyle is a great drawcard. The towns are close communities that offer the opportunity to participate and belong.

Many young families choose to bring up their children in the relaxed and safe atmosphere of the Gascoyne’s coastal towns.

In Carnarvon you will find playgroups, toy library, day care, and story time.

Exmouth has a playgroup, day care and story time.

Denham has a playgroup, occasional care and story time.

There are limited services available in both Coral Bay and Gascoyne Junction.

There are also many support services that families can access ranging from counselingDisability Services, Centrelink, to Department for Communities and Child Protection. – Parenting Services

The Shires of Exmouth, Carnarvon, Upper Gascoyne and Shark Bay are well placed to identify local needs in their communities. Through a partnership approach with stake holders they ensure strategies remain effective and reflect local needs.