Kindergarten timetables & fees

Proposed timetables - 2019

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Please note this timetable is subject to change due to State and Federal funding and operational requirements of the centres. 

Timetables - 2018

View the 2018 timetables for:

Term dates

Term Dates
Term 1 29 January - 29 March
Term 2 16 April - 29 June
Term 3 16 July - 21 September
Term 4 8 October - 21 December

Closure days

Centres are also closed on the following public holidays:

  • Australia Day – Friday 26 January
  • Labour Day – Monday 12 March
  • Good Friday – Friday 30 March
  • Easter Monday – Monday 2 April
  • Anzac Day – Wednesday 25 April
  • Queen’s Birthday – Monday 11 June
  • AFL Grand Final Holiday – Friday 28 September
  • Melbourne Cup – Tuesday 6 November

Please note Council-operated services are closed on the first day of each term to provide educator professional development and kindergarten set up.

Fees - 2019

All Council-managed kindergarten fees are listed below. For non-council managed kindergarten information and fees, contact the service directly.

Council managed 2019 kindergarten direct debit payment frequency amounts

Session Weekly payment Fortnightly payment *4 weekly payment Term payment Annual payment
4yo 15 hours $42.32  $84.66 $169.32 $486.70 $1,946.80
3yo 4 hours $35.16 $70.33 $140.66 $404.30 $1,617.20
3yo 5 hours $43.91 $87.85 $175.68 $505 $2,020
3yo 7 hours $61.48 $122.98 $245.94 $707

$2,828

3yo 10 hours $87.83 $175.67 $351.33 $1,010 $4,040
 *Fee free option with bank account
4yo - Kindergarten Fee Subsidy (KFS) - attend 4yo at no cost with a valid concession card (Direct Debit form does not need to be completed, unless card expires)
Multiple birth discount - $10 per child per term
Charges commence from 4 February 2019 - 16 December 2019 - total 46 weeks
Payment Limit Amount - is the highest amount the system can deduct. This section is optional. If you choose to complete this section, please ensure the amount is double the payment amount you choose.

Last updated: Sunday, 13 January 2019, 11:51 PM