Types of Care and Fees

At Possums’ Den all children participate in a play based educational program regardless of the “type of care” accessed by families. 



We offer three types of care:

School Term Preschool

(State Govt. funded)


Children attend for 2 days per week from 8am to 3:30pm during school terms.


The fees are:           


  • $35 per day for 4 to 5 year old children(children must turn 4 years by the 31st July of the year enrolled)

  • $27 per day for 3 to 5 year old children from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander or Health Care Card holding families .

Long Day Preschool

(Federal Govt. funded)

Children may attend for up to 5 days per week between 8am and 6pm including school holidays.


The centre closes for 4 weeks over the Christmas period.


The fee is $105.00 per day or less  depending on the family’s Child Care Subsidy (CCS) entitlement. 

Occasional Preschool

(State Govt. funded)

Caters only for short-term needs. Children may attend for a minimum of 2 hours between 8am and 4pm during school terms.


Fees are $12 per hour.

*If you have any enquiries about fees, please call us on (02) 6652 5066