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    Blue Emu Children's Centre
    Blue Emu Children's Centre
    Ages catered for

    6 weeks to 6 years

    Hours of operation

    7am-6pm

    What this service provides
    • An all inclusive fee - no add ons
    • Qualified staff
    • Transition to school
    • A curriculum that is relevant to every child
    Address

    38A Wedmore Rd, Emu Heights

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    Contacts

    Phone: 4732 7844

    Fax: 4735 6954

    Email: csclerical@penrith.city

    Carita Children's Centre
    Carita playground
    Ages catered for

    6 weeks to 6 years

    Hours of operation

    7am-6pm

    What this service provides
    • An all inclusive fee - no add ons
    • Qualified staff
    • Transition to school
    • A curriculum that is relevant to every child
    Address

    Lot 99 Trent Street, South Penrith

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    Contacts

    Phone: 4732 7844

    Fax: 4721 3138

    Email: csclerical@penrith.city

    Cook Parade Children's Centre
    Cook Parade playground
    Ages catered for

    6 weeks to 6 years

    Hours of operation

    7am-6pm

    What this service provides
    • An all inclusive fee - no add ons
    • Qualified staff
    • Transition to school
    • A curriculum that is relevant to every child
    Address

    41 Cook Parade, St Clair

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    Contacts

    Phone: 4732 7844

    Fax: 9834 5002

    Email: csclerical@penrith.city

    Emu Plains Kids Place and Emu Village OSH
    Emu Village OOSH
    Ages catered for

    Long Day Care for children aged 6 weeks to 6 years
    Before and After School Care and Vacation Care for children aged 5-12 (attending primary school)

    Hours of operation

    Long Day Care: 7am-6pm
    Before and After School Care: 7-9am and 3-6.30pm (school terms)
    Vacation Care: 7am-6.30pm

    What this service provides
    • An all inclusive fee - no add ons
    • Qualified staff
    • Transition to school
    • A curriculum that is relevant to every child
    • Breakfast and afternoon tea
    Address

    4 Lawson Street Emu Plains

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    Contacts

    Phone: 4732 7844

    Fax: 4735 7094

    Email: csclerical@penrith.city

    Erskine Park Children's Centre
    Erskine
    Ages catered for

    Long Day Care for children aged 6 weeks to 6 years
    Before and After School Care and Vacation Care for children aged 5-12 years (attending primary school)

    Hours of operation

    Long Day Care: 7am-6pm
    Before and After School Care: 7-9am and 3-6.30pm (school terms)
    Vacation Care: 7am-6.30pm

    What this service provides
    • An all inclusive fee - no add ons
    • Qualified staff
    • Transition to school
    • A curriculum that is relevant to every child
    • Breakfast and afternoon tea
    Erskine Park Before and After School Care

    Before and after school care for children aged 5-12 (attending primary school)

    Hours of operation: 7-9am and 3-6:30 pm

    This service provides breakfast and afternoon tea.

    Address

    57 Peppertree Drive, Erskine Park

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    Contacts

    Phone: 4732 7844

    Fax: 9834 3651

    Email: csclerical@penrithcity.nsw.gov.au

    Glenmore Park OSH Care
    Glenmore Park OSH Care
    Ages catered for

    Before and after school care and vacation care for 5-12 year olds (attending primary school)

    Hours of operation

    Before and after school care: 7-9am and 3-6.30pm (school terms)
    Vacation Care: 7am-6pm

    What this service provides
    • breakfast and afternoon tea.
    Address

    Floribunda Ave, Glenmore Park

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    Contacts

    Phone: 4732 7844

    Fax: 4733 5097

    Email: csclerical@penrith.city

    Glenmore Park Child and Family Centre
    Glenmore Park
    Ages catered for

    6 weeks to 6 years

    Hours of operation

    7am-6pm

    What this service provides
    • An all inclusive fee - no add ons
    • Qualified staff
    • Transition to school
    • A curriculum that is relevant to every child
    Address

    31 Blue Hills Drive, Glenmore Park

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    Contacts

    Phone: 4732 7844

    Mobile: 0422 400 326

    Fax: 4737 8293

    Email: csclerical@penrith.city

    Grays Lane Children's Centre
    photo of Grays Lane centre
    Ages catered for

    Year-round Preschool program for children aged 3-5 years
    Before and After School Care for children aged 5-12 years (attending primary school).

    Hours of operation

    Preschool: 9am-3pm
    Before and After School Care: 6.30-9am and 3-6pm (school terms)

    What this service provides
    • parents are asked to provide morning tea, lunch, hats and a change of clothes
    • breakfast and afternoon tea
    Address

    Lots 136/137 Grays Lane, Cranebrook

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    Contacts

    Phone: 4732 7844

    Fax: 4730 6801

    Email: csclerical@penrith.city

    Gumbirra Children's Centre
    Gumbirra
    Ages catered for

    Year-round Preschool program for children aged 3-5 years
    Before and After School Care for children aged 5-12 years (attending primary school)

    Hours of operation

    Preschool: 8.45am - 3pm
    Before and After School Care: 7-9am and 3-6pm (school terms) 

    What this service provides
    • breakfast and afternoon tea
    • preschool parents are asked to provide morning tea and lunch, hats and a change of clothes
    Address

    97A Cook Parade, St Clair

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    Contacts

    Phone: 4732 7844

    Fax: 9670 4987

    Email: csclerical@penrith.city

    Jamisontown Children's Centre
    Jamisontown
    Ages catered for

    6 weeks to 6 years

    Hours of operation

    7am to 6pm

    What this service provides
    • An all inclusive fee - no add ons
    • Qualified staff
    • Transition to school
    • A curriculum that is relevant to every child
    Address

    70 Glenbrook Street, Jamisontown

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    Contacts

    Phone: 4732 7844

    Fax: 4733 7975

    Email: csclerical@penrith.city

    Kindana Children's Centre
    Kindana Children's Centre
    Ages catered for

    6 weeks to 6 years

    Hours of operation

    6:45am to 6:15pm

    What this service provides
    • An all inclusive fee - no add ons
    • Qualified staff
    • Transition to school
    • A curriculum that is relevant to every child
    Address

    25a Moore Street, St Clair

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    Contacts

    Phone: 4732 7844

    Fax: 9670 4191

    Email: csclerical@penrith.city

    Kindana OSH Care
    Kindana Children's Centre
    Ages catered for

    Before and After School Care and Vacation Care for children aged 5-12 years (attending primary school)

    Hours of operation

    Before and After School Care: 7-9am and 3- 6.30pm (school terms)
    Vacation Care: 7am - 6pm

    What this service provides
    • Breakfast and afternoon tea
    • Transition to school
    • Parents are asked to provide lunch and snacks during vacation care
    Address

    25 Moore Street, St Clair

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    Contacts

    Phone: 4732 7844

    Fax: 9834 3564

    Email: csclerical@penrith.city

    Koala Corner Children's Centre
    Koala Corner Children's Centre
    Ages catered for

    6 weeks to 6 years

    Hours of operation

    7am to 6pm

    What this service provides
    • An all inclusive fee - no add ons
    • Qualified staff
    • Transition to school
    • A curriculum that is relevant to every child
    Address

    Cnr Swanston and Collins Street, St Marys

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    Contacts

    Phone: 4732 7844

    Fax: 9833 4249

    Email: csclerical@penrith.city

    Platypus Playground Children's Centre
    Platypus Playground Children's Centre
    Ages catered for

    6 weeks to 6 years

    Hours of operation

    7am to 6pm

    What this service provides
    • An all inclusive fee - no add ons
    • Qualified staff
    • Transition to school
    • A curriculum that is relevant to every child
    Address

    61 Wardwell Drive, South Penrith

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    Contacts

    Phone: 4732 7844

    Fax: 4736 3050

    Email: csclerical@penrith.city

    Rainbow Cottage Children's Centre
    Rainbow Cottage Children's Centre
    Ages catered for

    Year-round Preschool program for children aged 3-5 years
    Before and After School Care for children aged 5-12 years (attending primary school)

    Hours of operation

    Preschool: 9am - 3pm
    Before and After School Care: 7-9am and 3pm-6pm (school terms)

    What this service provides
    • parents are asked to provide morning tea, lunch, hats and a change of clothes
    • breakfast and afternoon tea
    Address

    30 Trinity Drive, Cambridge Gardens

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    Contacts

    Phone: 4732 7844

    Fax: 4730 4231

    Email: csclerical@penrith.city

    Ridge-ee-Didge Children's Centre
    Ridge-ee-Didge Children's Centre
    Ages catered for

    6 weeks to 6 years

    Hours of operation

    7am to 6pm

    What this service provides
    • An all inclusive fee - no add ons
    • Qualified staff
    • Transition to school
    • A curriculum that is relevant to every child
    Address

    17-23 Woodland Avenue, Oxley Park

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    Contacts

    Phone: 4732 7844

    Fax: 9623 2142

    Email: csclerical@penrith.city

    St Marys Children's Centre & Occasional Care
    St. Marys Children's Ctr and Occasional Care
    Ages catered for

    Preschool program for children aged 3-5 years
    Occasional Care for children aged 0-6 years

    Hours of operation

    Preschool: 8.30am-3pm (school terms)
    Occasional Care: 8:30am- 4pm

    What this service provides
    • Parents are asked to provide morning tea, lunch, hats and a change of clothes
    Address

    7 Collins Street, St Marys

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    Contact

    Phone: 4732 7844

    Fax: 9623 5754

    Email: csclerical@penrith.city

    Stepping Stones Early Learning Centre
    Stepping Stones Early Learning Centre
    Ages catered for

    6 weeks to 6 years

    Hours of operation

    7am to 6pm

    What this service provides
    • An all inclusive fee - no add ons
    • Qualified staff
    • Transition to school
    • A curriculum that is relevant to every child
    Address

    207 Bennett Rd, St Clair

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    Contacts

    Phone: 4732 7844

    Fax: 9670 6318

    Email: csclerical@penrith.city

    Strauss Road Children's Centre
    Strauss Road Children's Centre
    Ages catered for

    6 weeks to 6 years

    Hours of operation

    7am to 6pm

    What this service provides
    • An all inclusive fee - no add ons
    • Qualified staff
    • Transition to school
    • A curriculum that is relevant to every child
    Address

    8 Strauss Road, St Clair

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    Contacts

    Phone: 4732 7844

    Fax: 9670 5792

    Email: csclerical@penrith.city

    Tamara Children's Centre
    Tamara Children's Centre
    Ages catered for

    6 weeks to 6 years

    Hours of operation

    6.30am to 6pm

    What this service provides
    • An all inclusive fee - no add ons
    • Qualified staff
    • Transition to school
    • A curriculum that is relevant to every child
    Address

    17 Hosking Street, Cranebrook

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    Contacts

    Phone: 4732 7844

    Fax: 4730 2858

    Email: csclerical@penrith.city

    Tandara Children's Centre
    Tandara Children's Centre
    Ages catered for

    Preschool program for children aged 3-5 years
    Before and After School Care and Vacation Care for children aged 5-12 years (attending primary school)

    Hours of operation

    Preschool: 9am-3pm (school terms)
    Before and After School Care: 7-9am and 3-6pm (school terms)
    Vacation Care: 6.30am-6pm

    What this service provides
    • breakfast and afternoon tea
    • preschool parents are asked to provide morning tea, lunch, hats and a change of clothes
    • vacation care parents are asked to provide lunch and snacks
    Address

    217 Evan Street, South Penrith

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    Contacts

    Phone: 4732 7844

    Fax: 4730 2858

    Email: csclerical@penrith.city

    Wattle Glenn Children's Centre
    Wattle Glenn Children's Centre
    Ages catered for

    6 weeks to 6 years

    Hours of operation

    6:30 am to 6pm

    What this service provides
    • An all inclusive fee - no add ons
    • Qualified staff
    • Transition to school
    • A curriculum that is relevant to every child
    Address

    28 Trinity Drive, Cambridge Gardens

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    Contacts

    Phone: 4732 7844

    Fax: 4730 2024

    Email: csclerical@penrith.city

    Werrianda Children's Centre
    Werrianda Children's Centre
    Ages catered for

    6 weeks to 6 years

    Hours of operation

    7am to 6pm

    What this service provides
    • An all inclusive fee - no add ons
    • Qualified staff
    • Transition to school
    • A curriculum that is relevant to every child
    Address

    20 Brookfield Ave, Werrington Downs

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    Contacts

    Phone: 4732 7844

    Fax: 4730 4895

    Email: csclerical@penrith.city

    Werrington County Children's Centre
    Werrington County Children's Centre
    Ages catered for

    6 weeks to 6 years

    Hours of operation

    7am to 6pm

    What this service provides
    • An all inclusive fee - no add ons
    • Qualified staff
    • Transition to school
    • A curriculum that is relevant to every child
    Address

    Cnr Henry Lawson Dr and John Batman Ave

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    Contacts

    Phone: 4732 7844

    Fax: 9833 7803

    Email: csclerical@penrith.city

    Yoorami Children's Centre
    Yoorami Children's Centre
    Ages catered for

    Long Day Care for children aged 6 weeks to 6 years
    Before and After School Care and Vacation Care for children aged 5-12 years (attending primary school)

    Hours of operation

    Long Day Care: 6.30am to 6pm
    Before and After School care: 6.30-9am and 3-6pm (school terms)
    Vacation Care: 6.30am-6pm

    What this service provides
    • An all inclusive fee - no add ons
    • Qualified staff
    • Transition to school
    • A curriculum that is relevant to every child
    • before and after school care provides breakfast and afternoon tea
    • Preschool parents are asked to provide snacks and lunch, hats and a change of clothes
    Address

    7-11 Cottage Street, Werrington

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    Contacts

    Phone: 4732 7844

    Fax: 4732 3177

    Email: csclerical@penrith.city

  • Centralised waiting list

    Apply to enrol your child in one of our Long Day Care, Preschool, or Out of School Hours (Before and After School Care), Vacation Care or Occasional Care services.

    Applying for a Waiting List

    Follow the steps below to apply and add your child to a waiting list:

    1. Call the Department of Human Services on 136 150 or visit the Human Services Child Care Benefit website and register for Child Care Benefit / Child Care Rebate.
    2. Click on the relevant centre in the list below that you want to apply for. This will open an application form in a new window.
    3. Follow the prompts and answer the questions
    4. Press the Submit button when complete

    A Children's Services Clerical team member will be in contact once a position becomes available.

    Please repeat the steps if applying for multiple sites and/or multiple children.

    In January and July we will be sending a confirmation letter for you to respond to within the designated time frame acknowledgeing if you would like to remain on the waiting list and that your details are current.

    Please contact the administration team if you have any questions on:

    Phone: 02 4732 7844
    Email: csclerical@penrith.city 
    Facebook: Children's Services' Facebook page

    Waitlist application forms

    As an alternative to applying online on one of the above links you can download and complete the Centralised Wait List Form (pdf 107kb). Note: Before completing the form below please call the Department of Human Services on 136 150 to ascertain your Child Care Benefit and Child Care Rebate details.

    Send your completed form to: Children's Services, Penrith City Council, PO Box 60, PENRITH NSW 2751.

    Contact us

    Call our Children's Services Hotline 4732 7844 for information about how we can help you, including:

    • vacancies
    • fees
    • specialised support services
    • hours of services
    • vacation care bookings
    • upcoming activities

    Email csclerical@penrith.city or visit our Facebook page.

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