Registration for our Early Years Program (Long Day Care)
To register for long day care waitlist or to update your details on the waitlist, please email [email protected] or phone 03 9209 6360. Please click on the link for further information on how to apply for Child Care and Kindergarten.
Upon being offered enrolment, families will be given 48 hours to accept their offer of care and are required to pay a non refundable deposit to secure their enrolment. You will be required to commence care on the specific date as outlined in your offer. In the lead up to commencing care, families and their child will be required to visit the service for two sessions of orientation to ensure a successful transition from home to care. We now use Xplor for all enrolment information. If you do not have an existing Xplor Home account, the service will issue you a login to create your account.
To determine your eligibility for the Child Care Subsidy (CCS), you will need to submit a claim through mygov.gov.au or via the Families Line on 136 150. You are able to submit your claim prior to being offered a place. Please click here for further information on How To Claim CCS.
Sessional Kindergarten Enrolments
3 and 4 year old sessional kindergarten waitlists are managed by Bubup Womindjeka. Our waitlists are open in advance therefore we encourage families to place their name on the waitlist where their child is age appropriate to avoid disappointment. The service has the discretion to close off waitlists once it is deemed exhausted.
Submit An Expression Of Interest
Our waiting lists for 3 year old sessional kindergarten (years 2024 to 2026) and 4 year old sessional kindergarten (years 2023 - 2026) are now open.
To be placed on the 3 year old sessional kindergarten waitlist your child must be 3 years old by April 30th of their enrolled year. Children are unable to attend onsite learning until they turn 3 years of age.
To be placed on our 4 year old sessional kindergarten waitlists, your child must be 4 years old by April 30th of their enrolled year.
To submit a waitlist application, please contact our Enrolment Coordinator on [email protected]. Your application must be made in writing to the service detailing your contact information as well as your child’s name and date of birth.
Schedule of Fees 2022
|Once-off Administration Fee||$155 for every child attending Bubup Womindjeka (non-refundable)|
|Early Years Program ||$132.50 per day|
|Two Weeks Fees - Paid in Full||Enrolled days x 2 weeks|
|3 Year Old Sessional Kindergarten||$650 per term |
|4 Year old 15 hour kindergarten||$900 per term|
|Holiday Care||$132.50 per day|
Please note fees are charged for all public holidays and absences incurred by illness (including COVID19) or family holidays
BWFCC Family Handbook
Make an Enquiry
Bubup Womindjeka Family and Children’s Centre
85 Liardet Street Port Melbourne
Open Monday to Friday 7:30am - 6:00pm
Telephone: 03 9676 8400
Email: [email protected]
ABN: 35 337 485 802