State Funded Kindergarten and Preschool Programs

In 2024, the Victorian, NSW and Queensland Governments will have state based initiatives making Kindergarten and Preschool more affordable for Only About Children families.

VIC Govt Free Kinder Funding

Free Kinder is a Victorian Government initiative to ensure every child gets the best start for the best life. It provides free access to 2 years of high-quality kindergarten programs for all Victorian children. Eligible children will receive 15 hours ($2,050) of care (2-day minimum booking per week) across the school year.

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NSW Govt Start Strong Preschool Funding

Preschool fee relief is a NSW Government initiative as part of their Start Strong Program that provides fee-relief to families with children in preschool.

This year the NSW Government has introduced $500 per child of fee relief for 3 year old children attending eligible preschool programs in long day care.

This builds on existing fee relief of up to $2,110 per child for 4 and 5 year olds.

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Queensland Govt Free Kindy

In a historic step for Queensland education and early learning, the QLD government will be providing free Kindy for eligible 4 year old children who attend a government-approved program offering free Kindy this year. This is 15 hours per week, 40 weeks per year for free. All Only About Children QLD Campuses are approved!.

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