Some of our services have different times over the holidays, including household bin collections previously scheduled for Christmas and New Year's Day. See all affected services.

Family day care is a unique, home-based childcare service providing quality care and education for children in private homes.

To find family day care in your area, go to Family Day Care Australia

It's a great choice for parents that work irregular hours offering a variety of care options, including:

  • full-time care
  • part-time care
  • casual care
  • before and after school care
  • school holiday and vacation care
  • weekend care
  • overnight care
  • emergency care.

Run by registered early childhood educators, a maximum of 4 preschool and 3 school-aged children can be looked after in a family day care setting.

Family day care services are assessed and rated as part of the National Quality Framework.

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