L.D.C Fees & Kindergarten Fees 2019

Full day: 2019 Daily Fees as follows: Meals and snacks, milk, fruit is Included.

$110.00 Nursery – Weekly Fee: $500.00 (5 week days) for under 2 years old

$105.00 Junior– Weekly Fee: $490.00 (5 week days) 2 – 3 years old

$100.00 Preschool–  Weekly Fee: $480.00 (5 week days) 3 – 5 years old

There is a two day minimum to help your child make a stress free transition into childcare! We do have a FREE half day orientation process!


Bachelor Qualified Kindergarten Teachers implementing programs for all age groups with the curriculum based on children’s interests.

The centre provides all meals and snacks through out the day including fresh milk and water is readily available for all children.

However, the centre does not provide Nappies or formula.

Parents are advised that a deposit equal to two weeks fees must be paid on enrolment which will held as A BOND.

Thereafter fees must be paid FORTNIGHTLY in advance so your account is always in credit. Parents must sign up with ezi-debit OR pay fees via B pay

Parents entitled to C.C.S will have these amounts credited to their account directly from centre link but only if you request the benefits to be sent to the centre. These are received WEEKLY so parents must pay the difference each week as shown on the invoice at the due date.

Four weeks notice is required for withdrawal of your child from the centre or payments made in lieu or  FORFEITURE of  your BOND!

Opening Times: 7. am to 6.30 pm Monday – Friday 52 weeks a year. We are closed on Public Holidays. Parents can drop off and pick up between these times as they require due to work/other commitments.

Parents are welcome to visit anytime or call during the day to ask about their child. Any concerns regarding their progress can be discussed upon drop off and pick up times.
If required an appointment is also possible.

NB: Parents are still liable for fees on Public holidays, sick days and absences for any other reason.

There is a two week 20% discounted holiday rate on Long day care Fees. For example if your child attends 3 days p.w. you will be entitled to 6 days @ the discounted rate in the each financial year! A Minimum of two weeks notice period is required and Fees must be up to date for parents to qualify for this benefit!

Most parents are entitled to CCS % on income if they work more than 100 hours a fortnight. Centre link pay to 42 days of absences for any reason. Beyond that parents need to have a medical certificate for all additional absences.

To find out if you qualify for CCS.

You can do your assessment through myGov using your Centrelink online account. Or, through the Express Plus Centrelink mobile app.

This is important, because if you don’t do your assessment, you may not receive any subsidy.
To find out more, visiteducation.gov.au/childcare or watch this short video: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8q6sTeqWkcY.

Antrim Day Care
PH: (03) 9337-6490
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Operating Hours
Mon-Fri: 7.00am - 6:00pm
52 weeks a year. We are closed on Public Holidays

Address: 22 Lincoln Road, Essendon 3040