Long Day Care in Thornton

Call 4028 6460

We provide mixed age / family groupings each morning from 6:30am – 9am and again in the afternoon, between 3:30pm – 6:30pm. During these times, the children play, explore, grow and learn with their peers of all ages. Also providing opportunities for siblings to share some time together, before moving off into their room for the day. Experiences provided during this time are taken from our program and from children’s current interests.

Turtle Room

Our Long Day Care room, known as ‘The Turtle Room’, caters for children from the ages of 2 to 4 years. To care for our beautiful children we have amazing educators who believe, “We play learn & grow together .” All staff in the Turtle Room are qualified, caring, professional educators who work closely with children and their families to provide quality care .

Long Day Care Educators

Our educators have been working in the Early Childhood profession for many years and are committed to providing a fun, safe and aesthetically pleasing environment  where children are given the time to develop their learning through exploration and play. We have qualified and passionate educators to provide the best possible care and environment for your child. 


Long Day Care Activities

Our aim in the Turtle Room, is for children to become happy, confident and independent individuals who can positively interact with their peers and educators.  Educators provide stimulating, fun experiences that engage, support and challenge the children’s minds, in a safe and caring environment. Like the Crocodile Room our Program is based on the child’s interests, the Early Years Learning Framework, previous observations and learning stories.


“Children’s early learning influences the changes throughout their lives”.


What we provide

  • Breakfast, Morning and afternoon tea, Late Snack (menu available on request)
  • Lite milk for morning and afternon tea
  • Caring and nurturing environment
  • SPF 30+ Sun Screen
  • Art aprons
  • Chilled drinking water
  • Digital portfolio’s for each child via My Family Lounge https://www.qkenhanced.com.au/external/Authentication/SignIn?ReturnUrl=%...
  • Baby wipes and Tissues
  • Loving and safe environment
  • Big spacious room
  • Lockers for belongings 

What to bring

  • Comfortable / suitable clothing
  • Sandwich and snack for lunch (no hot food)
  • Change of clothes (pack according to weather conditions)
  • Closed in shoes
  • Your child’s school bag
  • Nappies
  • Hat
  • Sleep / rest bedding

Please ensure all of your child’s belongings are clearly labelled.


We look forward to welcoming you and your child to our centre. To make an enquiry or arrange a guided tour call us on 4028 6460.