Times

Opening Hours

7.30am – 6.30pm – Monday to Friday
Playgroup operates on Saturday mornings

Kindergarten and Child Care Services:
Children’s Garden Kindercare is an extended-hours Kindergarten and Child Care Service. Care will be provided for children aged from approximately 12 months to 6 years of age not yet attending school.

Children’s Programs

Kindergarten 40 places for 3-5 year olds:     Monday to Friday: 7.30am – 5.30pm
Childcare Ring o Rosie and Spring Star Rooms 42 places for under 3 year olds:     Monday – Friday: 7.30am – 6.30pm

The Kindergarten teacher will oversee programs delivered by qualified group leaders responsible for the extended hours care of the children. Punctuality to kindergarten is essential as morning circle is a special and uninterrupted start to the day.

Kindergarten and Childcare Curriculum at our Centre will meet the childrens individual needs through rhythmical activities appropriate for their age. The curriculum is structured around the fundamental principles of imitation and example, self-directed play, art, music, movement and life skills. The weekly rhythm may include: painting, drawing, singing, gardening, nature studies, animal care, sewing, sand play, water play, Spanish and German songs, cooking, puppet shows and stories, music, dance & movement. The seasonal daily & weekly schedule of activities is provided at the start of each term.