Drumming for Day Care

Looking for childcare/daycare centre/preschool activities, or kids entertainment with a difference for kids in Newcastle, The Central Coast and Sydney? Kids on Congas is the answer.

If you are looking for an activity that has as much energy as the kids themselves, then you need to book Kids on Congas - the all inclusive drumming experience that toddlers and preschool kids will love, and THE KIDS DO THE DRUMMING!

Our programs and facilitator are endorsed by REMO (an international drumming icon) - you are in the hands of experts.MASTER Remo within Crown transparent


What can you expect at a Kids on Congas Childcare Drumming experience?

HIGH ENERGY DRUMMING FOR TODDLERS AND PRESCHOOL KIDS. We come to you, we bring the drums and guarantee the fun!

  • Hand drums, drum sticks, mallets and more!
  • EVERYONE has a drum to play
  • Highly animated and exciting programs - perfect for pre-schoolers aged 1.5 - 5yrs
  • It’s ALL about the kids drumming - our programs are fast paced from start to finish
  • Highly experienced facilitator who captures the attention and imagination of young kids
  • Educational content with a focus on sharing, listening and participating

The kids will play:

  • Different sounds on the drum
  • Basic rhythms, counting and drum rolls
  • Conductors - be the boss and control the group!
  • Call and response, different beats and drum solos
  • A range of African and contemporary drums
  • Lots of FUN, NOISE and much more!
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What are the benefits to the children?

The kids will be using a number of skills including:

  • Sharing
  • Patience
  • Listening
  • Counting
  • Concentration
  • Self Confidence
  • Hand - eye coordination

Facilitated by a professional percussionist

The kids will be in great hands with one of Australia’s most experienced percussionists. Craig Morrison has lived and studied in West Africa and has been studying Cuban percussion and culture for decades. He has strong knowledge of authentic music traditions and is an inspired, enthusiastic facilitator who is known for bringing the best out in children of all ages.

As a highly skilled multi percussionist Craig has been facilitating music therapy / drumming to young and old, able and disabled for two decades in London, Hawaii, Africa, Indonesia and Australia. He was recently (2016) granted 'artist endorsement' by REMO, the world's largest drum head manufacturer and a pioneer in drum technology.

He has more than 25 years of experience on stage and currently performs with numerous professional bands at high profile events and festivals, attends leadership seminars & conferences, designes drumming courses and works for entertainment agencies with some of Sydney's finest freelance musicians.

We have -

  • Public Liability Insurance
  • Working with Children Check