Guardian Childcare & Education Caulfield North

Welcome to Guardian Childcare & Education Caulfield North, where we have an abundance of space for your child to learn and explore. Our childhood education programs are focused on play-based learning, our expansive Caulfield North day care and child care centre is a nurturing and stimulating environment for children aged six weeks to six years of age, enabling them to discover the world in a safe and secure way.

Our day care and child care in Caulfield North is conveniently situated for families in surrounding suburbs such as Prahran, Armadale, Malvern and St Kilda East.

Our exciting, resource-rich environments include:

  • Passionate educators, who focus on relationships with children and their families
  • Light-filled learning spaces with a range of activities such as languages, cooking and yoga, designed to inspire healthy habits, curiosity and a sense of belonging
  • Natural play structures across four spacious outdoor yards, herb gardens and sandpits allowing for exploration and discovery

Our Caulfield North child care and day care centre has several multi-lingual Educators who speak languages including Vietnamese, Mandarin, Greek, Italian, Korean, Spanish, Arabic and Cantonese.

Supported through our passionate and dedicated team of University-qualified Teachers and Educators, our child care and day care centre in Caulfield North is an inclusive learning environment for children where a personalised approach to learning opportunities ensures children are supported to be bold, creative, and curious in their learning journey.

Children attending our Caulfield North early learning centre will also have the chance to see the same familiar faces as they move on up from our nursery room, into our Kindergarten program, designed specifically to help prepare your child transition from early learning to primary school.

As part of our unique Visible Learning Program, families will also have the chance to gain an understanding of their child’s learning. Easily accessible for families, our Learning Exchange Display provides the opportunity for our Teachers and Educators to share with you any updates on their progress every day. You will also have the chance to share with us your own personal goals and visions for us to implement, having direct input in your child’s educational journey!

Families will also be given access to our family communication app Storypark, where we will share with you any significant updates in your child’s day, as well as any other important updates that happen in the centre – ensuring that you’re always connected, even when you’re not here.

If you’re looking to begin the adventure and are wanting to explore, book a tour and meet our team at Guardian Childcare & Education Caulfield North!

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Rhythm of The Day

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.

Helpful Information

Opening Hours

Open 7:00am to 6:30pm
Monday to Friday

More about Guardian Caulfield North

Guardian Caulfield North is a spacious childcare centre in Melbourne offering high quality programs for children from six weeks to six years of age. Our Centre in Caulfield North creates a warm and friendly environment for children that enhances early learning, supporting them to reach key milestones. Our Centre is: 

  • Purpose built with a focus on sustainability 
  • Engaging outdoor play spaces and outdoor programs perfect for exploration and discovery 
  • Bright, resource filled interiors to challenge and inspire 
  • Nutritious meals created by our on-site cook 
  • Exciting educational programs from yoga to cooking classes. 

At Guardian Caulfield North we know that children learn through exploration and stimulating experiences. Our play-based programs for children are designed to foster their learning and development in a fun and positive way.  

In addition to high quality care and education, at Guardian Caulfield North we also provide: 

  • Kindergarten Program: We help prepare your child for Primary School with our leading curriculum delivered by Teachers with specialist early childhood university degrees. The Guardian ‘Moving on Up to School’ Kindergarten Program is our contemporary approach that gives your child the full benefits of a structured daily learning program while you are supported with the longer care hours we provide. That means your child gets the best start to their schooling, while you’re able to better juggle the day-to-day thanks to longer care hours than those provided by community-based programs. 
  • Partnership with Families: Your peace of mind is important to us, so we work with you and your child every step of the way. 
  • Community connections. Regular excursions to explore the local area, as well as a ‘home-away-from-home’ approach to care. 
  • Wellbeing and nutrition. Educating children about the importance of healthy eating and wellbeing is an important part of early childhood development. As in the home, our kitchens are often the heart of our Centres – acting as a meeting place for children, families and Educators. Where adults role-model a healthy love of food and shared mealtimes. Nutritionally balanced, seasonal meals and snacks prepared by a dedicated on-site chef, as well as regular cooking classes for the children.  
  • Real-world inspired environments. Our Centres inspire curiosity, foster creativity and support discovery with a variety of sensory-rich and sustainable spaces designed for early learning that encourage your child to think, question and do amazing things.  
  • Designated drop off and pick up zones to assist with those busy mornings and afternoons. 
  • Casual care days where possible to help you manage the unpredictable nature of work life and home life.   
  • Assisting you with government subsidies and entitlements to help you make the most of the financial support which may be available 
  • Our family communication app StoryPark to keep you informed throughout the day with photos, videos and updates about your child  
  • We hold parent and educator sessions to keep you informed of your child’s individual progress.  

If you’re thinking of enrolling at Guardian Caulfield North, we’d encourage you to book a tour today

Areas that this Centre services

Guardian Childcare Caulfield North services a number of local areas, including: Malvern, Caulfield, St Kilda East, Malvern East, Glen Iris, Toorak and Prahran. 

Reviews from Google (30)

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    Shalline Chok

    My son has attended this centre since he was 2+ years old from pre-kinda and now 3+ years progressing to full day Kinda care. Few things my husband and I ... Read More

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    Blake Colman

    Guardian Caulfield North exceeded my expectations and put my mind at ease within minutes of first walking through the door. My daughter has been attending since she was 10 months ... Read More

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    bridget gay

    Beautiful centre, well maintained. Our children love spending time here and I’ll need to get some tips from the chef as they keep saying how much better the food is ... Read More

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    Georgia James

    We have just recently moved into the area, and were looking for a new child care centre for our 1 and 3 year old. We went on a number of ... Read More

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    Josh Russo

    My son goes here and has been attending since he was 6 months old, he absolutely loves it. He is currently in the toddler room and every morning I drop ... Read More

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    Tarli Lovelock

    I am an educator at another childcare centre but Caulfield North I highly recommend, I have friends with their children there and I only hear good things about the centre. ... Read More

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    Teighan Jordan

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    James Athanassiou

    A great facility, incredibly friendly and attentive staff, and the kids love every day they spend there. I can absolutely recommend them for daycare and kindy.

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    Tim Smith

    My children have been attending this centre for approximately one month, and they have settled so well. All the educators have been very accommodating, and the centre manager and ... Read More

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    Marie-Anne Boujaoude

    My 2 boys (now 16 months and 2.5 yo) attend Guardian Caulfield North since they were 9 months old. The center is very spacious and well equipped. The educators are ... Read More

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    Billy Shailes

    My 3 children go here and they absolutely love it. The Educators are all incredible and I don't know what the Chef is doing but the kids no longer want to ... Read More

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    Sunali Gupta

    My son started this childcare when he was 11 months old. He attended nursery 2 & Toddler 1 room. He loves his educators and friends. He was very well settled. ... Read More

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    My son started his journey when he was 20months old . He has been attending Guardian North Caulfield centre for the last 8months. Sadly he needs to move his childcare ... Read More

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    Lynn Peng

    My son started his journey when he was 1month from nursery one room, now he is in toddler one room. All the educators are caring, lovely, center manager is very ... Read More

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    Soph H

    My daughter was going to Guardian North Caulfield for the last 2 years and sadly we recently moved her childcare closer to our home. I highly recommend Guardian North ... Read More

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    Philippa Drewery

    Guardian Caulfield North creates a warm and welcoming family environment. The Centre facilities are of the highest standard, the chef makes the most scrumptious food and the educators care for ... Read More

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    Shanyn Fitzgerald

    My son has been attending Guardian Caulfield north for almost a year and he loves it! We can see how much his learning through the Storypark app and his learning ... Read More

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    Alex Merchant

    Our son absolutely loves it here. We tried a few different centres but this is by far the best setup we've seen and he's been really settled from the start. ... Read More

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    Cristina D'Ambrosio

    Caulfield North creates a wonderful sense of belonging for the Team, Children and Families. We are proud to educate children of the future. We would love to welcome you to ... Read More

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    Sarah Roberts

    My two girls have been going to Guardian Caulfield North since they were 12 weeks old, and they have absolutely loved every moment! The staff are amazing! They are always ... Read More

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    Both my kids go to this childcare, and I have always found them to be highly professional and responsive. The educators have advanced my children's development so much, including toilet ... Read More

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    Laura Smith

    What an amazing centre! Director and management team are always available to answer and question you may have! Have amazing spaces set up for the children to play and explore! Couldn’t ... Read More

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    Brian Rogers

    We had an amazing experience, the Centre Manager is very organised and communicates regularly. The educators really know the children individually and support their learning develop. Would highly recommend to ... Read More

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    Niamh Cremins

    This isn’t just a daycare centre. It’s like a second family. My little girl loves going in to see her friends and educators. Her language and social skills have come ... Read More

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    Georgina Cruickshank

    Wonderful centre. The facilities are gorgeous and the care is exceptional. My daughter has had a few health problems and the carers have been so accommodating and handled situations so ... Read More

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    Annie Wilson

    Great centre and facilities, very friendly staff with lots of smiles. My daughter loves her educators and has made some great friends. Her educators are very proactive and involved with ... Read More

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    Daniella Silva

    What a beautiful Centre. We viewed many and this was by far our favorite. When we started the Director gave us a tour, informed us of any information we needed ... Read More

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    My four year old son has been in Gardian child care Caufield North since year 2020. He is happy to go to childcare twice in a week. We ... Read More

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    Chloe Ellis

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