The ABCD offers Brazilian Portuguese language classes to children from five years of age in various locations in Sydney, Australia.

The ABCD is a member of the NSW Federation of Community Language Schools and accredited by the NSW Community Languages School Program of the Department of Education and Training (DET) NSW.

It employs only qualified and experienced Brazilian teachers and uses a curriculum based on official Australian and Brazilian requirements.

The classes aim to assist parents to teach their children to speak, read and write in Portuguese and maintain their Brazilian cultural traditions so as to help the children to become proficient, proud bicultural beings.

  • Terms follow the NSW public schools calendarpt-class-teens
  • Classes take place once a week and last two hours

Become a Member


Classes Selector

Classes Enrolment

1st Child

$235per term

2nd Child

$21150per term

3rd Child

$11750per term


$26500per term

2017 School Term Dates

  • Term 1/2017:
    30  January – 07 April
  • Term 2/2017:
    26  April – 30  June
  • Term 3/2017:
    17 July – 22 September
  • Term 4/2017:
    09 October – 15 December

Class Locations


Brookvale Public School

Mon,  Tue and Wed

Adults classes:

Mondays 6.30-8pm

2 Old Pittwater Rd ,


Maroubra Bay Public School

Mondays 4-6pm

Duncan St,


Petersham Public School

Tuesdays 4-6pm

25 Hunter St,

Mona Vale

Mona Vale Public School

Wednesdays 4-6pm

2 Waratah Street,
Mona Vale

Killarney Heights

Killarney Heights Public School

Tuesdays 4-6pm

10 Tralee Ave,
Killarney Heights


Waverley Public School

Thursdays 4-6pm

155 Bronte Rd,

North Sydney

North Sydney Demonstration School

Fridays 4-6pm

Bay Rd,


Multi Purpose Centre Shire

10.30 am – 12.30 pm

Multi Purpose Centre,
123 Flora St,

Castle Hill

Samuel Gilbert  Public School

Fridays 4-6pm

Ridgecrop Drive, Castle Hill

How to Enrol

1. Become a Member of ABCD

Annual membership applies to all student families ($40 per family per year or $90 per family for three years). Membership is paid when first enrolling and again after one year.

2. Enrol in the Portuguese Classes

Payment Methods:

  1. Secure Online Visa, Bankcard, Mastercard here
  2. EFT online or in-branch deposit (insert your child’s full name in reference field). Details are: Assoc for Brazilian Bilingual Children’s Develop Inc, BSB 062 170, Account Number 10090609
  3. Cheque made out to Assoc for Brazilian Bilingual Children’s Develop Inc and sent via Post.

More information about classes, download our handbook or contact