Fee Schedule

Child Care Sessions and Fees (per day)

Our rooms / Age-groupings

Possum Room – 8 weeks to 18 months
Joey Room – 18 months to 3 years
Kookaburra Room – 3 years to 5 years
Koala Room – At least 4 years before June 30th of this year

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7.00 am to 6.00 pm  –  11 hour session:

Possum room – $99.00 per child.
Joey room – $96.00 per child.
Kookaburra room – $94 per child.
Koala room – $94 per child.

8.30 am to 2.30 pm  – 10  hour session:

Possum room – $98.00 per child.
Joey room – $95.00  per child.
Kookaburra room – $93.00  per child.
Koala room  $93.00  per child.

8.30 am to 2.30 pm  – 6  hour session:

Possum room – $89.00 per child.
Joey room – $86.00  per child.
Kookaburra room – $84.00  per child.
Koala room  $84.00  per child.

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Enrolled Sessions
Sessions times are required to be the same for each day of the week your child is booked.  You cannot switch between session time between days. If you require a change of session times, please discuss with the centre director.

Holiday Discounts

A reduction of 25% of daily fees will be applied as a holding fee for holiday leave when two weeks written notice is given for the leave.

Enrollment Fees
An $80.00 non-refundable enrolment fee for each child is required before the child commencement of enrolment.
There is also an annual administration fee of $20.00 per child. The annual $20.00 per child administration fee is applied to the family child care fee July each year.

Bond
A bond is held for each child and is refunded to the family when the child ceases care with the Centre and the account is finalised.

Children in care 1 days a week require a $50.00 bond.
Children in care 2 days  a week require a $100.00 bond.
Children in care 3 days or more a week  require a $200.00 bond.

The Bond and enrollment fee is required before commencement of enrollment.

Late Fees

11 Hour Session – A late fee equal to the wages of two staff will be applied to family accounts when a child is not collected before 6.00pm.
10 Hour Session – A late fee of $20.00 for every 15 minutes will be applied to family accounts when a child is not collected before 5.00pm.
6 Hour Session – An early and / or late fee of $20.00 for every 15 minutes will be applied to family account if children are in care before or after these session times.

 

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  • Fees subject to periodic review and changes.
  • Any financial problems should be discussed with the Director as they arise.
  • Child Care  Subsidy (CCS) is available to eligible families. Applications can be made to the Department of Human Services, Centrelink.

CCS Child Care Subsidy Eligible Centre