Childcare and Kindergartens Brisbane

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Finding someone to look after your Brisbane Kids whether you are working, or for a night out or at a special event is what this page is all about. It is a collection of services designed to provide you with the peace of mind you would need at a price you can afford. Whether you are looking for a Brisbane Daycare, a nanny service or a prestige carer, this is the perfect location to find them.

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Family Day Care | Brisbane West

Excellence in Care ‘is about putting Family back into Family Day Care’. Excellence in Care is a Coordination Unit for Family Day Care Educators in the Springfield, Augustine Heights, Redbank, Forest Lake, Beaudesert Jimboomba, Ormeau and there surrounding areas.

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Sesame Lane Care & Kindergarten

If you’re a North Brisbane family, Sesame Lane is a trusted name in child care.  They pride themselves on offering caring and educational experiences to realise each child’s best potential.  Plus, with 14 services in handy, central locations, there’s a good chance there’s one near you.

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Creative Kindy

Creative Kindy provides an early learning experience for pre-kindy and pre-prep children with a focus on creative play based, enriching activities. Our program is delivered by qualified educators who are trained in the Early Years Learning Framework (EYLF). The Two (2) hour sessions provide a safe and enriching environment that encourages open ended play and learning, one which is flexible and stimulates your child’s curiosity, imagination and sensory/body awareness. From age 2.5 years.


Gaythorne Community Kindy

For 27 years, our community-based, not-for-profit kindy has been nurturing children’s potential through play. Our motto, “Play, learn, explore” makes the most of your child’s innate sense of curiosity and encourages their individual interests. Experienced, caring staff make sure you and your child feel welcomed, supported and valued. Children in our Multi-age Care (for ages 2 to 5) or Pre-Prep programs can also attend After Hours Care. 34 Taurama Street, Gaythorne.

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Kids Early Learning Centre

With a network of Reggio Inspired child care centres located throughout Queensland, Kids ELC focuses on play based, holistic learning, and features natural environments to encourage self-paced exploration. Browns Plains, Capalaba (2 centres), Charters Towers, Kingston, Taigum (2 centres). Coming soon – Springwood, Goodna & Rochedale.

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Albany Creek Kids

Albany Creek Kids is a small privately owned centre in the heart of Albany Creek, where learning is inspired by the dreams of children. They offer care 52 weeks a year, Monday to Friday, from 6.30am to 6.30pm, excluding public holidays. There are four rooms catering for children from 6 weeks to school age and an out of school hours program for siblings attending Albany Creek State School. Casual care and Vacation care is also available, vacancies permitting.


Karana Early Education Centre

Karana Early Education Centre – the 1st Centre in QLD to be awarded the Excellent Rating by ACECQA (Sept 2013) Do you remember that special natural place you played in as a child? Under the house… In the back yard… On the beach… Down by the creek… Do you remember the joys of a muddy puddle? The excitement of playing in the rain? Looking at a butterfly? Watching ants? Making up games? Believing that anything is possible? At Karana Early Education Centre, authentic childhoods and a connection to nature are their specialty!


Capalaba Child Care & Early Education Centre

Capalaba Child Care and Early Education Centre – the 8th Centre in QLD to be rated Excellent by ACECQA (Feb 2015) Do you remember that special natural place you played in as a child? Under the house… In the back yard… On the beach… Down by the creek… Do you remember the joys of a muddy puddle? The excitement of playing in the rain? Looking at a butterfly? Watching ants? Making up games? Believing that anything is possible? At Capalaba Child Care and Early Education Centre, authentic childhoods are our specialty!


Springfield Child Care and Early Education Centre

Springfield Child Care and Early Education Centre – Do you remember that special natural place you played in as a child? Under the house ….. In the back yard ….. On the beach ….. down by the creek? Do you remember the joys of a muddy puddle? The excitement of playing in the rain? Looking at a butterfly? Watching ants? Making up games? ….. Believing that anything is possible? At Springfield Child Care and Early Education Centre, authentic childhoods and a connection to nature are our specialty!


Chelmer-Graceville Community Kindergarten

At Chelmer-Graceville Community Kindergarten children have the opportunity to explore, discover and create in a safe and rewarding environment. Here, play is at the heart of learning. We run a Kindergarten program that is approved by the Queensland Government and are affiliated with the C&K Association.

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C&K Marchant Park Kindergarten

C&K Marchant Park Kindergarten is nestled amongst green, leafy parklands that border Geebung, Wavell Heights and Chermside. Our family-friendly Kindy teaches an authentically child-led and play based program where every child is nurtured and celebrated. Our Kindy is a QLD Government Kindergarten approved program and subsidies are available for HCC holders.

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Living Faith Lutheran Kindergarten

Living Faith Lutheran Kindergarten is a two room Kindergarten located on site at Living Faith Lutheran Primary school. At Living Faith Lutheran Kindergarten we embrace a wide range of perspectives and understandings. We are strongly based in a play based learning environment where children are co-creators of their learning journeys.

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At Home Family Day Care Scheme

Education and Care provided by Qualified Educators in their Family Homes otherwise known as family day care. Monitored and Supported by a Dedicated and Experienced Coordination Unit. At Home Family Day Care is an Approved Service by the Early Childhood Education and Care, Department of Education, Training and Employment.

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Petit Early Learning Journey

Are you looking for long day care, kindergarten, outside school hours care or vacation care, but you’re uninspired by the options currently available? Do you wish there was a place where children are made to feel loved, important and unique while they learn and play? Well Petit Early Learning Journey could be just what you’ve been waiting for! Petit Early Learning Journey is a premium brand long day care provider that is renowned for creating safe, respectful and compassionate environments for little ones. With centres already open in Barton, Caloundra, Coffs Harbour, Marian, Murwillumbah, Port Douglas and Townsville, Petit have extended their premium service to Brisbane with their Northshore Hamilton centre now open! Wooloowin centre opening soon – register your interest today!

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Chatterbox Early Learning & Child Care

Chatterbox are privately owned and operated early learning and long day care centres. It is their mission to provide children with a positive and supportive environment in which they are confident to learn, laugh, play and grow. Chatterbox want children to feel valued and respected and to both enjoy the present as well as develop social and emotional confidence to grow into life-long learners.

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Chapel Hill Community Kindergarten

Chapel Hill Community Kindergarten is a one unit centre offering a Kindergarten and Pre-Kindergarten program to children from Brisbane’s west. As a truly unique kindergarten, Chapel Hill Community Kindergarten offers children spacious, peaceful surroundings in which to play and learn; a nurturing and outstanding team of early childhood qualified teachers; and their Bush Kindy program which allows children to learn about the natural environment in which they live. Chapel Hill Community Kindergarten is affiliated with the Crèche and Kindergarten Association of Queensland and employs their play-based, child-centred ‘Building Waterfalls’ curriculum.

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Brady Bunch Early Learning Centre

Brady Bunch Early Learning Centre is a family owned purpose built centre catering for children from Birth to School Age. Their centre environment allows children to learn through play and enjoy a hands on education for their early years. Brady Bunch Early Learning Centre is open from 6am to 6pm, 52 weeks a year.

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Camp Hill Kindergarten & Preschool

Camp Hill Kindergarten is a community based non-profit organisation run by parents for their children. The Centre offers 3 ½ to 4½ year old kindy classes for 5 days per fortnight during school terms. Camp Hill Kindergarten is affiliated with C&K. This means that everything, including staff, educational programs and equipment, is of an approved standard. The overall objective at Camp Hill Kindergarten and Preschool is to encourage children to actively learn, question, think and find out about their world with enthusiasm and confidence.

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Centenary Christian Kindergarten

Imagine your child playing and learning in a setting where children are building on prior learning in a stress-free environment. Centenary Christian Kindergarten offer a not for profit kindy program, before/after kindy care program and a pre-kindy program. They have an overall rating of “Exceeding National Standards”. Centenary Christian Kindergarten aims to care for and grow your child in a Christ centred environment. Call (07) 3279 3351 or visit to receive a personal tour.

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Little Gems Childcare & Early Learning Centre

Little Gems Child Care Centre & ELC is a privately owned and run family business that is open 12 hours per day, 6.30 am to 6.30pm, 52 weeks per year and caters for children 6 weeks to 6 years of age. We provide high quality care, qualified educators, nappies and food in large natural play spaces.

Emily Foord Memorial Kindergarten

Emily Foord Memorial Kindergarten

Emily Foord Memorial Kindergarten is an exceptional and charming kindy offering children a play-based learning experience in the midst of enchanting grounds bordering parkland.  Our outstanding teachers have been with us for many years, caring for our kids in spacious, air-conditioned rooms, huge patios and outdoor spaces featuring a wooden fort, vege garden, digging patches, water play, natural grass and an enormous sandpit. Operating since 1959, Emily Foord Kindy is affiliated with Lady Gowrie, and offers an extensive program underpinned by the Early Years Learning Framework, with a commitment to sustainability and environmental responsibility.

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C & K Coorparoo Community Kindergarten

C&K Coorparoo Community Kindergarten offers a Pre-Prep program which aims to provide families with a rich, rewarding and inclusive educational experience. The Kindergarten is a branch service of the Creche & Kindergarten Association and prides itself on growing in line with the needs of the local community.

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Alderley Kindy

Alderley Kindy makes learning exciting and stimulating. As children investigate and explore their surroundings, role-play, solve problems, and interact with friends, they are learning the social, emotional, cognitive and physical skills they need for life. We operate a five-day fortnight program and offer ạn established Outside Hours Care Program, which gives families access to continuous care from 7.30am to 6pm. or

Pine Rivers Kindergarten

Pine Rivers Kindergarten

Pine Rivers Kindergarten is a not for profit community-based association, with all profits reinvested back into the centre to benefit the children. Pine Rivers Kindergarten is now affiliated with The Gowrie, who are widely recognised across Australia for their quality early childhood education programs and care, since their inception in 1940. The Kindergarten’s reputation is built upon the foundation provided by our caring and passionate teaching staff. Several Teachers/Assistant Educators have been with Pine Rivers Kindy for over 20 years now, which is the hall mark of any great organisation. Additionally, Pine Rivers Kindergarten has received an overall rating of Exceeding in the National Quality Standards (NQS).

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Guardian Early Learning Group

Guardian Early Learning Group is Australia’s leading integrated early learning group. Guardian is committed to nurturing a sense of curiosity and discovery in every child through their Reggio Emilia inspired Curriculum. It is the combination of stimulating and nurturing environments, supervised by highly qualified educators, that thousands of Australian families entrust Guardian with the care and education of their children.

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Taigum Child Educare Centre

Taigum Child Educare Centre is a beautiful childcare centre set in the North side of Brisbane at Taigum – where their ‘focus is your family’. During the services recent assessment, they received rating of exceeding all 7 National Quality areas. Taigum Child Educare has been long standing within the local community, and has provided high quality Education and Care from children aged from 6 weeks to school age. Their program is based around the children’s interest and play based learning. They also offer two Kindergarten programs; ensuring your children get the best start when moving on to school. or

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