Services Available

St Arnaud Children's Precinct is a purpose built Children's Services Center which accommodates various early learning services for families.

  • The Maternal Child Health Nurse attends every Tuesday and Friday.
  • Immunization first Wednesday of each month at 9:30am in the Perry room at the Town Hall.
  • The Day Care operates 50 weeks of the year.
  • 3 & 4 Yr old Kindergarten sessions operate during the school terms.
  • A Vacation Program is available for all primary school enrolled children during School holidays.
  • A range of Visiting specialists include Speech Therapist by appointment, Noah's Arc and Wimmera Uniting Care.
  • Playgroup family activity group; meets weekly on Tuesday at 10:00am throughout school terms.

Contact Details:

Phone: 03 5495 2666 
Mob: 0419 569 007
Vacation Care: 0428 519 893
Email:staccp@ngshire.vic.gov.au


Services Available & Fees for 2018:

The St Arnaud Children's Precinct is open from 8am to 6pm Monday to Friday (except public holidays).

Early Education & Care rooms:There are three early education and care rooms for birth to two years, two years old and three to five years old. There is a total 45 places available for children.

  • Daily fee-$98.00
  • Daily fee 2nd child-$94.00
  • ½ day fee-$66.00
  • 1/2 day fee 2nd child-$57.00
  • 1/2 day casual-$70.00
  • Hourly-$16.50
  • Weekly full time fee-$475.00
  • Weekly 2nd child fee-$430.00
  • Flexi-care 3 hours-$40.00
  • Flexi-care 2 hours-$31.00

(The Family Assistance Office will subsidise eligible families with the above fee's Phone: 136 150)


Kindergarten: 4 & 3 year old sessions Fees

  • 4 year old per year: $1,360.00
  •  4 year old per term: $340.00
  • 4 year old HCC: fully subsidized
  • 3 year old (4 terms): $980.00
  • 3 year old per term: $245.00
  • 3 year old year HCC per term: $105.00

Vacation Care:

Vacation Care Kids Club runs from 8am to 6pm during school holidays. The program is located at the St Arnaud Children's Precinct.

Vacation program day-$90.00

Vacation program ½ day-$55.00