At Merri we believe that children learn through play.  We recognise and respect individual needs and foster self-esteem.

We provide

  • Education and Care programs for children aged 6 months to 5 years
  • A range of multicultural, creative, active and open-ended experiences to help children develop into happy, healthy and confident individuals
  • Integrated kindergarten program
  • Bush Kinder Program
  • Flexible indoor/outdoor programs
  • Progressive morning and afternoon tea
  • Lunch cooked on site by experienced and qualified Cook (50% of the recommended daily food intake as per the Australian Dietary guidelines is met by our menu).  We cater for all dietary requirements and have an infant’s component to our menu as well.

Please click here for our Commitment to Child Safety Statement.

Opening Hours

The Centre’s operating hours are 7.30am to 6pm Monday to Friday.  We are closed between Christmas* and the New Year* period and on gazetted public holidays*. 

(*Fees are not charged for the Christmas and the New Year period and or for any public holidays)