"I enjoy providing a space that parents are happy and confident about sending their children each day."
Guardian Childcare & Education Marsfield (formerly Acre Woods) is an incredible early childcare and education Centre located close to Epping, North Epping, North Ryde and Macquarie Park in Northern Sydney.Read More
With endless possibilities, there’s never a dull moment at Guardian and no two days are the same. Here’s what a day at Guardian might look like. Please note, this will vary depending on centre opening hours.
Handover time with children, families and our friendly Educators. There’s a chance to share what’s important for the day and any news from home.
Breakfast time where families are welcome to stay and enjoy breakfast with the children.
An opportunity to play and discover with open-plan play in family groups and multi-age groupings.
Planned experiences. This is where the Guardian difference comes to life. Alongside our Educators your child’s exploration leads to learnings in numeracy, literacy, language, critical thinking, problem solving, leadership, social skills, technology, creative arts and much more.
An opportunity for children to come together for a healthy snack, often they help prepare their food alongside our carers and cook.
Individually tailored to your child’s needs and curiosity the planned experiences continue, this includes both indoor and outdoor programs.
Another nutritious meal expertly prepared by our cook. Families are invited to join the children for meals and excursions if they wish.
If your child wants to, or needs to sleep, it’s time to rest and recharge. For children who don’t need to rest the planned experiences continue, in most cases outdoors.
Another chance for the children to come together and re-fuel in small groups or with siblings. There is also an opportunity to rest or play together and reflect on the day.
As you arrive to pick up your child, there’s a chance to speak with our Educators and share news about the day. Our Storypark App also allows you to stay in touch 24/7 wherever you are.
End of day
Your child is encouraged to grab a light snack before they leave the centre. We’re mindful of how routines vary, throughout the day if we notice your child looking tired food will be provided.
Open 7:30am to 6:00pm
Monday to Friday
Our team of Educators are committed and passionate about ensuring your child will be safe, nurtured and cared for every day. At Guardian, children are encouraged to engage in interest-led play that creates learning and meaningful experiences.
Our Educators seek to optimise diverse learning opportunities and implement the Curriculum as framed by the Early Years Learning Framework.
All Guardian Centres provide a Centre-to-Family communication platform so families can maintain contact with their children’s experiences through photos, stories and learning outcomes.
Our Centres use Storypark and each family is provided with a secure login to access on their computers, mobiles or apps.
At this child care centre in Eastwood, we take pride in promoting a positive early learning environment where children are supported by a passionate and experienced education team. Most of our families live locally, providing the centre with a welcoming community feel.
In addition to the sense of community at our day care, our families come from a wide variety of backgrounds and cultures which provide a rich learning opportunity for all our children and families. We have educators who can speak Mandarin, Cantonese, Shanghainese and Hindi, which is a great support to many of our families whose first language is not English.
Our wonderful team of educators respect and care for each individual child, and we strive to support every family with their individual needs. The preschool and child care centre provides a rich school readiness program that helps children prepare for kindergarten and school with the skills required to continue an enriching lifelong passion for learning.
SEUL BIE Chang
My little daughter was there around 2 years, facing challenging COVID out break and the manager & other staffs worked out professional.
Guardian is a place like home with specialist to help with our kids development. The environment it is just made for kids to enjoy, learn and grow up. My daughter was all ... Read More
We visited many cc's before but when we came across Guardian Childcare at Marshfield, we just knew that this was it. We saw kids who looked happy and comfortable. And ... Read More
Our child attended this centre for two years. He started in the nursery and progressed into the toddler room so we have experienced a number of the staff. Our experience ... Read More
This day-care centre is spacious, especially the outdoor play area, I didn't see many day-care centres that have this much space. My son has been in this centre for over ... Read More
It a lovely childcare. The carer's are really good. My daughter been here for almost 4 years. Anne, Minnie, Cindy, Bitu, all are awesome carers. We have seen many positive ... Read More
Wonderful centre. Both our daughters have attended and have always loved it. The leadership from Robert is also outstanding. They have a strong focus on providing quality experiences for all ... Read More
Sadly our time has come to an end (for the moment) at Acrewoods Eastwood after attending there for 8 years with 2 children. I can not speak more highly of the ... Read More
Very good center, highly recommend! Big play ground and various resources. center manager and stuffs are warm and welcoming. My daughter is so excited to go there every morning. Thank ... Read More
Wonderful nursery space. Would recommend highly. The manager is very accommodating to our needs.
(Translated by Google) Love this place! Such an amazing outdoor place area compared to most of the other day care centres in the area. The staff is so welcoming and ... Read More
My daughter has been attending Acre Woods Eastwood over a year now and it makes me happy to see her excited every morning to go there. Great to see how ... Read More
All of my three kids have really enjoyed Acrewoods Eastwood. All the educators from baby room to preschool room are fantastic and they have done wonderful jobs to look after ... Read More
I have been sending my child for 8 months and it has been great!!! I know there are lots of new childcares around but Acrewood in Eastwood has the best educators!!!!!
Both my children have been attending Acre Woods for the past two years and they both love it! The educators are fantastic and the rooms are always set up so ... Read More
My son has been going here since he was 8 months. Amazing place , very friendly educators, lots of activities for kids
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Helen Di Domenico
This is a lovely centre! I was impressed with their preschool room and large outdoor play area. The Centre Manager there is really nice and actively involved with all the ... Read More
I could not be happier with the centre and it's staff. My grandson has come along in leaps and bounds. He now loves daycare and is excited to go everyday. ... Read More
It's a great centre. The staff are wonderful. They care about the children and the parents, always ready to help. Will recommend the centre absolutely!
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