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Lyons Children's Centre

Lyons Children’s Centre is part of the Lyons Early Childhood School providing high quality long day care for children from birth to five years. Lyons Children's Centre also provides before/after school care and holiday care for preschool to Year 2.

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Lyons Long Day Care:

Lyons Children's Centre offers a play based program in a caring and stimulating environment.

The Centre is registered with the Australian Children’s Education and Care Quality Authority and follows the Early Years Learning Framework and the National Quality Framework.

Please note there is currently a waiting list for Long Day Care at Lyons Children's Centre.

Lyons School Age Care and Preschool Care:

Lyons Children's Centre provides before and after school care for children in preschool to Year 2.

If you'd like to make an appointment to discuss your needs, please contact the Lyons Manager on (02) 6142 0054 or email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

Lyons Holiday Program:

Lyons Children's Centre also provides holiday care for:

  • 3 to 4 year old Growing Wings Summer Program
  • Preschool children
  • Junior Program for Kindergarten to Year 2 

The Lyons Preschool Holiday Program is run by qualified staff in the Lyons Children's Centre preschool area for up to 22 children daily, and has a play-based program based on the Early Years Learning Framework. The program offers fun, stimulating activities, as well as time to relax and make new friends. Nutritious and healthy meals are provided.

Holiday care is also available for children in kindergarten to year 2 who have a sibling at Lyons Children’s Centre. For more information, please contact Enrolments on This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or 6147 3318.

Downloads:

To view the Preschool Holiday Program of Activities for Term 3 2017, click here

Lyons Children's Centre:

Opening Hours:
7:30am to 6:00pm
Monday to Friday
Address:
Lyons Early Childhood School
38 Tarraleah Cres, Lyons

 Fees:

Current fees as of 1/8/16

Lyons Children's Centre Fees
Long day care, including Holiday Care
(five days per week)
$104.55 per day
Long day care, including Holiday Care
(less than five days per week)
$105.30 per day
Preschool After School Care (Permanent) $29.25 per day
Preschool After School Care (Casual) $30.25 per day
Preschool 6 Hour Half Day After School Care (Permanent) $55.10 per day
Preschool Before School Care (Permanent) $18.60 per day
Preschool Before School Care (Casual) $19.10 per day
K-2 After School Care (Permanent) $26.70 per afternoon
K-2 After School Care (Casual) $27.70 per afternoon
K-2 Before School Care - One Hour (Permanent) $12.75 per morning
K-2 Before School Care - One Hour (Casual) $14.15 per morning

Commonwealth Government Child Care Benefit is available for eligible families.

Enrolments and Bookings:

As preschool wrapround care is available fortnightly, please contact Enrolments via email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or phone (02) 6147 3318.

Existing families

You will be invited to register to QK Enrol through an email link that will be sent to the email address we have on file for your weekly statements.

If you have not received the email, please phone (02) 6147 3318 or email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

Please note: do not create a new account for yourself without this email link, as this can interfere with your existing childcare benefits and childcare rebates.

Log in:

If you have already received your registration details, please log in with your email and password.

New families

When you wish to enrol or make a booking, you will need to register to submit a booking request. Please also complete the Ezi Debit Form and email it to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Please note: It is important that you do not register if you have previously used any childcare service provided by Woden Community Service. Registering again will create a separate account and will affect your bond, automatic payments, childcare benefits and childcare rebates.

Register

Policies & The Law

To view or download our Children's Services Policies, click here. This requires a login, available from your childcare service.

Click on the below links to access the Education and Care Services National Law Act and Regulations:

Download: Education and Care Services National Law Act 2010

Link: Education and Care Services National Regulation 2011

Lyons Children's Centre receives support from the ACT Education and Training Directorate.

Want to know more?

For more information, please contact the Lyons Manager on (02) 6142 0054 or email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

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