Wendouree Childrens Centre


Wendouree Children’s Services

Cr Gillies and Hasting Streets, Wendouree

Childcare: +61 3 5320 8200
Kindergarten: +61 3 5320 8210 

Newly renovated in 2014, the Wendouree Children's Centre has been providing quality long-day care since 1989. The team of professional staff are committed to providing quality care for your child in a warm, friendly and safe environment, along with opportunities for family involvement in all aspects of the service.

The Wendouree Children’s Centre is home to a KinderGARDEN, a natural outdoor play area with garden beds and dry rock ponds.

Wendouree Children’s Centre has been assessed by the Department of Education and Training and has successfully met the requirements of the National Quality Standards.

Childcare Top of document.

Child care is provided for 42 places featuring:

  • small relaxed age-based groups
  • children’s programs with emphasis on meeting individual and group needs through stimulating and responsive experiences and play
  • opportunities for family involvement in all aspects of service delivery
  • creative and nutritious meals and snacks,  in accordance with Healthy Eating Guidelines
  • committed professional staff
  • natural outdoor environment

Kindergarten Top of document.

Kindergarten is provided for 33 places delivering:

  • an educational program for 4-5 year olds
  • flexible delivery for working/studying parents
  • excursions into the local community
  • opportunities for special days and visitors
  • a stimulating, secure environment nurturing individuality
  • childcare available before and after kinder sessions
  • Appointments can be made to tour the centre.

Staff ratios at Wendouree Children’s Centre are 1 staff member for every 4 children under the age of 3 years, and 1 staff member for every 11 children over the age of 3 years.