Welcome to Vacation Care for 2019 Summer. Our Vacation Care is open to all families from the local community. We cater for school aged children and they must be enrolled in school for the year of 2019 to attend our services.

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* PLEASE NOTE: Online bookings for the 21st-25th January  have closed. Bookings for the week beginning 28Th January will close Thursday the 24th of January.


Our services operate at two of our centres: 

  • John Palmer Public School –  85 The Ponds Blvd, The Ponds
  • Riverbank Public School (Temporarily operating out of The Ponds High School Hall) – Access from Riverbank Drive, The Ponds

Vacation Care Summer 2019 dates are as the following:

  • Monday 7th – Friday 11th of January 2019
  • Monday 14th – Friday 18th of January 2019
  • Monday 21st – Friday 25th of January 2019
  • Tuesday 29th of January 2019

We are closed weekends and public holidays. School resumes Wednesday 30th January (some schools may vary, please check with your school).

Vacation Care Opening Hours
Open from 7AM to 6PM
Late fee’s may apply, please see Parent Handbook for more information. 

Vacation Care Fee Schedule
First Child Attending: $55
Child Thereafter: $51

Food Provided

  • Breakfast – Provided until 8am 
  • Morning Tea
  • Afternoon Tea

Fresh fruit will be served with Morning and Afternoon Tea, along with a healthy snack which vary each day. Our menu can be found at each centre.

What to Bring

  • Lunch – NO NUTS are allowed at the service. 
  • Water/Drink Bottle
  • Hat
  • Children must wear top/shirt with sleeves (no singlets)
  • Sensible shoes (not thongs or heels)
  • Please leave valuables and electronic devices at home.

Priority of access will be given to children who attend the school where the centre is located. Please view our Parent Handbook  for further details on our service.


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