Sue Bunting, General Manager
Hi! I am Sue Bunting, the General Manager of Kardinia Early Learning Services and the current custodian of our Vision and Mission. Twenty-six years ago, the spark for our Early Learning Centre’s vision grew in my heart when as a Mum of two young girls, I was seeking an inspired educational experience for my daughters. As a working Mum, I was looking for somewhere ...
Our philosophy is expressed through many parts that are individually important but the most impacting aspect of each part is their interconnectedness with each other. Each part of our philosophy is ma...
Here are our policies and procedures. If for any more information, Please contact us.
Acceptance and Refusal Policy
Arrival and Deparature Policy
Behaviour Guidance Policy
Child Safe Environment Policy
Code of Conduct
Educational Program Policy
Grievance Policy and Procedure
Geelong & Warnambool: Monday- Friday 6:30am- 6:30pm, 51 weeks of the year. Closed for a week over Christmas and public holidays
Ballarat: 4 year old Kinder program runs throughout the Victorian school term dates.
Fee schedule: For specific daily and weekly fees please contact your nearest centre location
Financial assistance is available to eligible families through Child Care Subsidy (CCS).
Please visit the CCS website for further information.
For fees and information, please contact us at:
Phone: 03 5278 6481
Email: [email protected]
Phone: 03 5215 3960
Email: [email protected]
Phone: 03 5333 4116
We believe parents are the experts regarding their child and as such collaborating with families is central to supporting positive learning outcomes for all children.
There’s some practicalities that come with your child’s attendance, and you can learn a little more about this in our Parent Handbook. Download our Parent Handbook Here...
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Fear - you would think - is a negative experience to be avoided. Yet most children LOVE to play in ways we would consider risky.
You know, the actions that make you squint and hold your breath when y...
When we support children to feel secure, appreciated and that someone is deeply and truly interested in them we influence the child’s whole personality and the way they see life.
It’s imprinted ...
Wanting to get in the Christmas spirit?
Kardinia Church’s annual Christmas Carol’s event is online this year!
Kicking off tonight, there’s four sessions for you to join in the fun:
Dec 23rd ...
In the spirit of respect, Kardinia Childcare and Kindergarten recognises the Aboriginal Peoples of Australia as the Traditional Custodians of the Land. We pay our respects to them, their culture and their Elders past, present and future