All Fees are to be maintained two weeks in advance, and can be paid by EFTPOS, credit card, internet banking, cheque or money order. No cash payments accepted.

Fees paid by cheque or money order are to be placed in an envelope (provided by the centre) with the child’s name.

  • Please make cheques and money orders payable to Brenbeal Children’s Centre.
  • Place the cheque into the box beside the Managers Office window.
  • Please make sure you place your child’s full name on the direct credit transactions.

Full fees are required for all absences including sickness and personal holidays.

There are no fees during the centre closure over the Christmas and New Year period or Public Holidays.

Three weeks written notice must be given when a family ceases or changes care. Normal fees will apply for this period.


  • $110 per day per child and $55 per day for Kinder long daycare children (on occasional basis if you  require care after kinder finishes, this can not be a permanent arrangement)
  • Fees include the provision of nutritional morning tea, lunch, afternoon tea and supper.
  • Our cook can make your child’s birthday a special day by baking a cake for the small price of $8.00 (1 week’s notice please).


  • Sessional Kindergarten is no longer offered. Kindergarten is now integrated into the long day care program.


If your child care fee payments falls 7 days behind the date on which it will be due, a late fee of $5 will apply ie $5 for the first week, $10 for the second equaling $15 in total.

Should a family fall 2 weeks in arrears they will receive a reminder that their fees are overdue. Failure to respond to this reminder will cause the manager to request that the family enter into a payment plan.

Please speak to the Centre Manager if you are experiencing difficulties with fee payments.


From 6.31pm a LATE FEE is charged of $20.00 for every 15 minutes or part there of.

For more information, please see the Late Collections process.