The following is the fee schedule for programs offered at the Centre in 2017

4 Year Old Kindergarten Group

This is a government funded program. All children are eligible for one year of funded Kindergarten
prior to commencement at school.

Hours:

  • 16 hours
  • 8.30am to 12.30pm
  • Mon, Tues, Wed, Fri
  • Cost : $505.00 per term if enrolled in child care (approx $50.50 per week)

    [OR]

    Cost : $605.00 per term if enrolled in Kindergarten only (approx $60.50 per week)

    3 Year Old Kindergarten Group

    Hours:

  • 5.5 hours
  • 1.30–4.00pm on Tuesday and 9.00am to 12.00pm on Thursday
  • Cost: $ 500.00 per term (approx $50.00 per week)

    Part Time Child Care – With Kinder

    Cost: $ 81.00 per day

    Full Time Child Care – With Kinder

    Cost: $ 405.00 per week

    Part Time Child Care Only – No Kinder

    Cost: $ 94.00 per day

    Full Time Child Care Only – No Kinder

    Cost: $ 470.00 per week

    Kindi Care A

    Hours: 7.30am – 12noon, Mon & Wed

    Cost: $ 81.00 per week

    Kindi Care B

    Hours: 7.30am – 12noon, Tues & Fri

    Cost:  $ 81.00 per week

    Additional Fees

    Maintenance Levy

    The Centre has a Maintenance Levy – which is currently $150 per year. This levy is charged on a per family basis and is reimbursed after attendance at 2 working bees or completion of 2 home tasks. The Centre holds 3 working bees across the year.

    Administration Fee

    For late payment of Kindergarten Fees: $20 (per written notice)

    Administration Fee

    For late payment of Child Care Fees: $5 (per written notice)

    Late Collection Fines

    Please observe the finish time of all sessions. Fines apply for children who are collected after the sessions have ended.
    Kindergarten Programs and the Kindi Care Program, a late fine of $1.00 per minute applies for children collected after the session finish time. Child Care: An administration fee of $20.00, plus $2.00 per minute will apply for children who are collected after 6.00pm.

    The above schedule is for full fees.

    The Centre is approved to offer Child Care Benefit and reduces your Child Care fees accordingly. Families who meet the work/study test with the FAO, can then also claim 50% of their out of pocket expenses in relation to Child Care fees. The Centre can also reduce four year old Kindergarten fees for families that hold a Health Care Card, and do not receive reduced fees in Child Care.