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 calendar
  • Classes take place once a week and last two hours
Join us

1st Child

$270per term

2nd Child

$245per term

3rd Child

$145per term

Adults

$300per term

2019 School Term Dates

  • Term 1/2019:
    4  February  – 13 April
  • Term 2/2019:
    29  April  – 05  July
  • Term 3/2019:
    22 July – 27 September
  • Term 4/2019:
    14 October – 14 December

Class Locations

Brookvale

Brookvale Public School

Mon,  Tue, Wed and Thu
4-6pm

2 Old Pittwater Rd ,
Brookvale 2100

Mona Vale

Mona Vale Public School

Wednesdays 4-6pm

2 Waratah Street,
Mona Vale 2103

Killarney Heights

Killarney Heights Public School

Tuesdays 3.30-5.30pm

10 Tralee Ave,
Killarney Heights 2087

Ryde

Ryde Public School

Mon and Fri  4-6pm

Cnr Tucker St and Pope St

Ryde 2112

Castle Hill

Samuel Gilbert  Public School

Fridays 4-6pm

Ridgecrop Drive, Castle Hill 2154

North Sydney

North Sydney Demonstration School

Tuesdays 4-6pm

Bay Rd,
Waverton 2060

Waverley

Waverley Public School

Thursdays 4-6pm

155 Bronte Rd,
Waverley 2022

Petersham

NSW School of Language

Tuesdays 4-6pm

35 West St,
Petersham 2049

Maroubra

Maroubra Bay Public School

Mondays 4-6pm

Duncan St,
Maroubra 2035

Sutherland

Sutherland North Public School

Saturdays
10.30 am – 12.30 pm

14 Auburn St,
Sutherland 2232

How to Enrol

1. Become a Member of ABCD

Annual membership applies to all student families ($45 per family per year or $105 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 classes@abcd.org.au.