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Guardian Early Learning – Richmond is now open. This beautiful and unique new centre will offer your child a high-quality educational experience in a nurturing, stimulating and supportive environment.

We are located at 67-81 Hoddle Street in Richmond, located just after the Watershed Car Wash. We also have a rear entrance, on Regent Street (turn left onto York Street and turn left onto Regent Street).

Now Open for Tours! Book a tour today or join our waitlist to secure your place.

Learn More About Our Centre

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

67-81 Hoddle Street
Richmond, VIC, 3121

Learn More About Our Centre

Custom designed to enhance learning, the architecturally designed space references the history of the area and the building’s former service as an Australia Post distribution centre. Features include:

  • Spacious outdoor play areas with shade, sand-pits and play-structures
  • A kitchen garden where children will grow and harvest veggies and herbs
  • An art-studio located in a shipping container which will offer pottery, arts and crafts, fostering a love of creative expression
  • A piazza where children can interact with the kitchen and socialise whilst sharing meals
  • Huge windows that allow children to look out onto Hoddle Street and beyond

As well as giving our children a world-class early learning experience, this unique space will also feature a materials centre known as The Exchange which will be the heart of The Guardian Education Project, providing resources and training to Guardian educators from all over Australia.

Guardian is thrilled to announce that The Exchange will soon showcase the ‘Hundred Languages of Children’ Exhibition, an iconic display that beautifully illustrates the learning potential of children and foundation for Guardian’s Curriculum.

To find out more about the special experiences at our centre please call us on 13 82 30.

Meet our Centre Manager

Hi there, I’m Melinda and I’m the Centre Manager for Guardian Early Learning Richmond. I have been in the Early Learning sector for over 17 years, including almost 7 years in Centre Manager and Operations Manager roles at Guardian. I am currently studying my Bachelor of Teaching (Birth to Five Years) at Macquarie University and will complete my degree this year.

I believe that it’s vital to facilitate children’s inquisitive nature and build important relationships with families to enhance children’s current and evolving interests and together with my passionate team of educators, look forward to welcoming families and children into the Guardian Richmond community and watching it grow.

We welcome you to our beautiful new centre and look forward to sharing and supporting your child’s learning journey.

Fee Information

Age Group Daily Fee
Under 3 Years $120.00
Over 3 Years $110.00

Good to Know

What we Provide

  • Hats
  • Sunscreen
  • Four nutritionally balanced meals including: Breakfast, Lunch, Morning and Afternoon tea
  • Nappies
  • Bibs
  • Bedding

What to Bring

  • Formula and bottles
  • Soft toy or comfort blanket for nap time
  • Spare change of clothing
  • Water bottle

Our Educators

Our educator team are committed and passionate about ensuring your child will be safe, nurtured and cared for every day. With Guardian children are encouraged to engage in interest-led play that creates learning and meaningful experience.

Our educators seek to optimise diverse learning opportunities and implement the Guardian Way Curriculum as framed by the Early Years Learning Framework.

You and Your Child

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.

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