Do preschools serve food?

Mostly, families pack a lunch and morning tea for their child attending preschool – but each preschool may have slightly different systems in place. So ask your local preschool.

Are preschools open in school holidays?

Generally not. Ask your local preschool.

At what age should my child go to preschool?

Generally, children start preschool at the age of three or four. Some preschools accept two-year-old children as well.

Why is play so important?

Play is very important for children.

Through play babies and young children explore and learn to understand the world around them as they come to communicate, discover, imagine and create.

Will preschool help my child be ready for school?

Yes. Preschools help children to become socially and developmentally prepared to transition to school. Preschools also work with children at levels that are appropriate to their age, and enable children to develop and learn, gaining social competency and skills.