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What we offer - Hawthorndene Kindergarten

We offer a number of programs and services to support your child’s early years learning.

Preschool Program


Your child can attend preschool for up to 15 hours per week.

Option 1

8.00am to 3.30pm8.00am to 3.30pm

Option 2

8.00am to 3.30pm8.00am to 3.30pm


Our parent contribution is $155 per term. See our enrolment and fees page for more information.

This amount includes all performances and excursions, plus out-of-hours community events. Your child will also get a kindy hat.

What to bring

Children need to bring these items each day:

  • bag
  • hat
  • change of clothes
  • drink bottle containing water
  • healthy snacks for morning and afternoon
  • packed lunch.

Please write your child’s name on all their belongings.

There is shared fruit time once a week.

What not to bring

Children should not bring these things:

  • food containing nuts - some children have nut allergies that can be dangerous
  • unhealthy food or drink - lollies, chocolate, chips, fizzy drinks
  • toys from home
  • medicines in their bags. Please speak with us if your child has a health requirement.

Additional information

Please read our drop-off and pick-up procedure (PDF 50KB).


A family-friendly, parent-organised playgroup.


Fridays during term time from 9.30am to 11.15am.


This program costs $3 per family.

What to bring

A piece of fruit to share.