Balaklava Community Children's CentreBalaklava Community Children's Centre

Preschool Session Times

Children are entitled to a maximum of 600 hours of Preschool during their 4 terms before starting school.

Preschool enrolled children living 5kms from BCCC may be able to access one of the school buses which service Balaklava. Please enquire upon enrolment.

Preschool sessions:

  • 2 full days, 8:25am - 3:00pm
  • 3 extra Fridays throughout each term

Childcare Session Times

Childcare is open from 7.45am- 5.45pm, weekdays. We offer fulltime, part-time and casual care

Our facilities cater for children between the ages of 6 weeks and 12 years and we have bus transport for before and after school care children

Eligible families may receive the Government administered Child Care benefit (CCB which is income tested) and/or the Child Care Rebate (CCR which is 50% of out of pocket costs for families with work and/or study commitments).

A combination of the following sessions can be booked to meet your needs.

Morning 7.45am - 12.45pm $40.00*
Afternoon 12.45pm - 5.45pm $40.00*
Extended Morning 7.45am - 3.30pm $64.00*
Day 7.45am - 5.45pm $80.00*
Before School Care 7.45am - 8.45am $8.00*
After School Care 3.00pm - 5.45pm $24.00*

* minus the CCB