Fees

Friends’ Early Learning Fees for 2021 are $110.00 per day.

A discount of 50% can be applied for periods of planned absence (family holidays etc.) where 14 days notice is provided in writing to the Friends’ Early Learning Administration team. A discount of 50% can also be applied for periods of leave when a child is unwell provided a medical certificate has been emailed to the Friends’ Early Learning Administration team.

Child Care Subsidy is available to all eligible families enrolled in Friends’ Early Learning and/or Outside School Hours Care / Vacation Care.

Child Care Subsidy

To apply for the Child Care Subsidy:

  1. Step 1: Sign in to your myGov account. If you do not have one, you will need to create one.
  2. Step 2: Link your myGov account to Centrelink. You can do this under “Services”.
  3. Step 3: Select Centrelink and complete the Child Care Subsidy Assessment.
  4. Step 4: Confirm your child’s enrolment.

Other Information

Days of Operation (2020)

Vacation care sessions operate during Term breaks and student free days only (as applicable to The Friends’ School)

Pre-Kindergarten

To be eligible for Pre-Kindergarten children must be scheduled to attend Kindergarten in the following school year or already be attending Kindergarten.

After School Care, Co-Curricular

Co-curricular care applies to children who attend a co-curricular activity during part of an After School Care session.

Late Collection Fee

Without exception, a late fee of $40 per 10 Minutes or part thereof applies to each child still on the premises at or after 6.00pm