Welcome to Noosaville Childcare & Pre School Centre.

Noosaville Childcare & Pre School centre is a privately owned and operated child care centre.

We are open 52 weeks of the year (closed Public Holidays) with operating hours from 6.30am to 6.30pm.

The centre cares for children between the ages of 6 weeks - 12 years and our centre is licensed to cater for 150 children.

The centre also offers Child Care Benefit (CCB) and Childcare Rebate (CCR) to eligible families and must abide by reglations set out by the Commonwealth Government.

The approved provider and educators implement The Early Years Learning Framework, The Queensland Kindergarten Guidelines for Kindergarten children and 'My Time, Our Place' the Framework for School Age Care into all aspects of Play and Development at Noosaville Childcare & Pre School Centre..

Our Mission

We strive to provide quality education and care to all children at Noosaville Childcare & Pre School Centre and to reach an exceeding rated centre under the National Quality Standards.

Our Philosophy

Noosaville Child Care and Pre School Centre has a strong commitment to providing high quality care and learning experiences incorporating our sustainable practices. In partnerships with our families and local community, we will support the children by providing many opportunities to learn as they discover, create, explore and imagine through play.

Children are valued for their individuality and have endless opportunities to explore their environment
  • We believe that each child is unique and is free to learn and develop at their own pace
  • We aspire to provide an inclusive environment to support all children including those with additional needs
  • We aim to provide experiences to extend on the child’s interest of play
  • We believe it is important to provide a nurturing and stimulating learning environment to watch children grow and develop individually
  • We believe it is important to encourage children to respect each other and their differences
Educators are appreciated and valued for their professionalism and commitment
  • We aspire to provide open ended experiences that can build on children’s strengths, skills and knowledge to ensure their motivation and engagement in learning
  • We believe in supporting opportunities for Educators to participate in personal development
  • We believe in sharing our knowledge in Early Childhood Education between one another is valuable
  • We believe in showing respect for each other’s beliefs and views
Families are valued for their input into the service and daily program
  • We aim to work in collaboration with our families to provide endless opportunities for family involvement
  • We value and respect that each family is unique
  • We believe that our relationships with families are based on trust and respect
  • We will provide a welcoming and caring environment to our families
  • We believe in supporting family involvement into the program
  • We provide information to families about community and resources
Our local community & environment
  • We aim to incorporate environmental practices to create a sustainable environment for the children
  • We provide a service that is welcoming to the local and wider community
  • We value and respect Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islanders within the community

Events

January 2018
  • Monday 1st: New Years Day Public Holiday (Centre Closed)
    new Years
  • Thursday 25th: Australia Day Celebrations "Dress in blue, red or white"
    Australia Day
  • Friday 26th: Australia Day Public Holiday (Centre Closed)
    Australia Day
  • Tuesday 30th: Wet water play day
February 2018
  • Thursday 9th: The Cultural Show - Jeff Carter - 10am
  • Wednesday 14th: Valentine's Day "Dress up in red"
    Valentines Day
  • Friday 16th: Chinese New Year "Year of the dog"
    chinese new Years
  • Friday 23rd: Teddy Bears Pinic "Bring your favourite teddy and gold coin donation for the Starlight Children's Foundation
    Teddy Bears
March 2018
  • Tuesday 15th: Funky Hair Day & a gold coin donation for the Leukemia Foundation
    Worlds Greatest Shave
  • Friday 16th: St Patrick's Day "Dress Green"
    new Years
  • Wednesday 21st: Where everyone belongs "Dress in orange"
    Harmony Day
  • Thursday 29th: Easter Egg Hunt
    Easter Eggs
  • Friday 30th: Good Friday Public Holiday (Centre Closed)
April 2018
  • Monday 2nd: Easter Monday Public Holiday (Centre Closed)
  • Thursday 12th: Super Hero day - Come dressed in you favourite dress up
    Super Hero
  • Tuesday 24th: Ocean Life incursion 9:30am
    Underwater Fish
  • Wednesday 25th: Anzac Day Public Holiday (Centre Closed)
May 2018
  • Monday 7th: Labour Day Public Holiday (Centre Closed)
  • Thursday 12th: Mother's Day afternoon tea 3:00pm
    Mothers Day
  • Wednesday 23rd: National Simultaneous Storytime
    Story Time
  • Tuesday 22nd - Thursday 24th: Emergency Week
    Emergency Week
June 2018
  • Tuesday 5th: World Environment Day
    Environment Day
  • Date to be confirmed: Noosa Library Story telling time
    Library
  • Wednesday 13th: Old Macdonald's Farm 9:30am
    Farm
July 2018
  • Monday 8th - Friday 15th: NAIDOC Week
    NAIDOC
  • Tuesday 19th: Geckoes Wildlife Show 9:30am
    Wildlife
  • Friday 20th: Pyjama Day
    pyjama
August 2018
  • Monday 13th - Friday 17th: National Science Week
    Science week
  • Tuesday 16th & Thursday 18th: Centre Photos
    Photos
  • Monday 21st - Friday 24th: Children's Book Week - Bring in your child's favourite book & Dress up as your favourite book character.
    Super Hero
  • Thursday 30th: Father's Day afternoon tea 3:00pm
    afternoon tea
September 2018
  • Wednesday 5th: National Educators Day
    Educators
  • Friday 7th: Noosa Show Day Public Holiday (Centre Closed)
  • Wednesday 19th: Captain Rob The Happy Pirate Show "international talk like a pirate day" 9:30am
    Pirate Day
October 2018
  • Monday 1st: Queen's Birthday Public Holiday (Centre Closed)
  • Monday 15th: Henny Penny Hatching Program
    Henny Penny
  • Friday 26th: Grandparents or special person day
    Grand Parents
November 2018
  • Tuesday 6th: Melbourne Cup Celebrations
    Melbourne Cup
  • Thursday 15th: Hawaiian Beach water themed Day
    Hawaiian Beach
December 2018
  • Saturday 8th: Kindergarten Graduation & End of Year Celebration
    Celebrations
  • Tuesday 25th: Christmas Day Public Holiday (Centre Closed)
    Christmas
  • Wednesday 26th: Boxing Day Public Holiday (Centre Closed)

Parent Information

Centrelink Information

Noosaville Childcare & Pre School Centre is registered for families to receive CCB, CCR & JET depending on each families circumstances. Your child must be assessed for childcare before enrolling to be able to receive any of the following if eligible. Please find more information regarding these below.

Child Care Benefits

This is a means tested payment which is a percentage based on your income that will reduce your fees. It is availability if you are a parent, foster parent or grandparent with a child in your care who is attending child care. There are certain eligibility requirements you must meet to get Child Care Benefit.

You can receive Child Care Benefits if:

  • You have a child in your care who meets the immunisation requirements
  • You and/or your partner meet residency requirements (or have an exemption)
  • your child attends approved or registered care and you have the liability to pay for the cost of your care
  • you meet the income test

This is a brief overview to find out more please visit:
Centrelink Website or phone Centrelink on 136 150

Child Care Rebate

The Child Care Rebate is additional assistance if you use Child Care Benefit approved child care, and you are working, studying or training at some time during the week or have an exemption. This covers 50% of your out-of-pocket costs up to the annual limit, regardless of your income. Currently the Child Care Rebate annual limit is $7,500 per child per year.

You can get the Child Care Benefits if:

  • you have used approved child care during the year
  • you have been eligible for Child Care Benefit (entitled at a rate of zero percent or more)
  • you have passed the Child Care Benefit work, training, study test (for the purposes of the rebate).

This is a brief overview to find out more please visit:
Centrelink Website or phone Centrelink on 136 150

Jobs, Education and Training Child Care Fee Assistance (JET)

This provides extra help if you are a parent on an income support payment and looking for work, studying or starting employment. Access to JET is time-limited depending on the study, training or employment activity that an eligible parent undertakes.

This is a brief overview to find out more please visit:
Centrelink Website or phone Centrelink on 136 150

Immunisations

All enrolled children at Noosaville Childcare & Pre School Centre must have their immunisations up to date before enrolling.

Allergies/Asthma

If your child has an allergy we will require you to have an action plan filled out by your doctor prior to enrolling. Having an action plan for your child’s allergy will mean we can manage it by following your child’s plan at Noosaville Childcare & Pre School Centre.

If your child has asthma, we will require you to have an asthma plan filled out by your doctor prior to enrolling. Having an action plan for your child’s allergy will mean we can manage it by following your child’s plan at Noosaville Childcare & Pre School Centre.

Kept Me

We track your child’s learning journey online at Noosaville Childcare & Pre School Centre by using the online program Kept Me. You are able to view your child’s day and observations by suing your own personal login. Please visit Kept Me Website for more information.

Helpful resources for families

  • Australian Breastfeeding Association – 1800 686 268
  • Australian Children’s Education and Care Quality Authority (ACEQA) – Website
  • Child Care Benefit (CCB) and Child Care Rebate (CCR) – Website
  • Child Care Information Service – Website or call 3224-4225
  • Department of Education and Training – Website
  • Department of Education and Training (Kindergarten Program) – Website
  • Early Childhood Australia – Website
  • Early Childhood Education and Care – Website
  • Early Years Learning Framework (EYLF) – Website
  • Eligibility for JET Child Care Fee Assistance – Website
  • Kids Help Line – Website or call 1800 551 800
  • Kidsafe Queensland – Website
  • Lifeline 24 Hour Crisis Line – 13 11 14
  • My Child – Website
  • Noosa Community Health Centre – 5449 5944
  • Noosa Library – 5329 6555
  • Nutrition Australia – Website or call 3876-2677
  • Parent Line – Website or call 1300 301 300
  • Poisons Hotline – 13 11 26
  • The Salvation Army – 5442 4218
  • Speech Pathology - Noosa District Speech Pathology – 5455 3112
  • SIDS (Sudden infant death syndrome) – Website
  • Stay healthy in childcare - Link
  • United Synergies – 5442 4277
  • Translating and Interpretation Service – 13 14 50