A spacious and light-filled kindergarten that overlooks a well-shaded natural outdoor play area.

Contact details

Address: 25 Nott Street, Balwyn 3103 

Phone:  (03) 9817 4939

Email: [email protected]

Website: Yongala kindergarten website

Visit the kindergarten: Visit our Open days for kindergartens page for information about the annual open day in May, or contact the kindergarten to arrange a time to visit.

About Yongala Preschool

Yongala's programs are based on meeting the individual needs and interests of children through a play-based philosophy that supports children’s growth and development.

The staff offer a stimulating learning environment in which all children are valued and where importance is given to the process of learning. 

Yongala is an inclusive kindergarten that recognises and values the uniqueness of every child and family.

Learn more about the centre's staff, programs, facilities and philosophies on the Yongala kindergarten website.

2022 session information

Please refer to the Yongala kindergarten website. For vacancies information, you can contact the Boroondara Kindergarten Central Enrolment Scheme by emailing [email protected] or calling us on (03) 9278 4444.

2023 provisional session times

3-year-old kindergarten program

22 places

This program offers 15 hours of free kinder per week.

Day

Free kinder hours

Monday

8:30 am to 4 pm

Wednesday

8:30 am to 4 pm

4-year-old kindergarten program

22 places

This program offers 15 hours of free kinder per week, and 3 hours of additional optional hours.

Day

Free kinder hours

Additional hours

Tuesday

9 am to 2 pm

2 pm to 3 pm

Thursday

9 am to 2 pm

2 pm to 3 pm

Friday

9 am to 2 pm

2 pm to 3 pm

Fees - per term 2023

The Victorian Government Free Kinder initiative is available at this kindergarten. Concession rates are not applicable.

3-year-old kindergarten program:

  • Free kinder hours (15 hours per week): Free

4-year-old kindergarten program:

  • Free kinder hours (15 hours per week): Free
  • Additional hours (3 hours per week): $300

Voluntary contribution

Parents have the choice of one of the following options:

  • $400 voluntary contribution
  • be active members of the committee of management
  • be active members of the maintenance team
  • be active members of the fundraising team.
Boroondara Kindergarten Central Enrolment Scheme

Ready to enrol?

You can preference up to 5 kinders in your application.

Rating against the National Quality Standard

Early childhood education and care services are assessed and rated against the National Quality Standard (NQS) to:

  • promote continuous improvement in the provision of quality education and care
  • improve knowledge and access to information about the quality of services to help families make informed decisions about their child’s education and care.

See Yongala Kindergarten's rating against the NQS and learn more about the assessment process on the StartingBlocks website.

Note: These details have been provided by Yongala Kindergarten in partnership with the Boroondara Kindergarten Central Enrolment Scheme (BKCES). For the most up-to-date information, visit the Yongala Kindergarten website.


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