Childcare and Early Learning Centres in Melbourne Northern Suburbs

Guardian Centres create the space to help your child feel safe and secure to explore their world. We put your child at the centre of their growth, becoming curious and creative learners as they develop their sense of self.

Families in Melbourne’s northern suburbs are spoilt for choice with six unique Centres in the area!

South Morang Gumboots

South Morang Gumboots Our new purpose-built facility in South Morang is designed to support the highest level of childcare and learning experience of young children. The beautifully designed classrooms are ideal for sensory learning which creates experiences of sight, sound and touch. All indoor learning spaces have direct access to the outdoor facilities, which are an integral component of our indoor-outdoor program.

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Watsonia is a modern, purpose-built centre. With four different rooms, from Nursery, Toddler, Pre Kinder and Kindergarten, each child is enabled to learn and discover the world in a modern, safe and secure environment.

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Preston is a light-filled centre in a heritage-listed mansion, and features the building’s original façade, thriving gardens, a massive grapevine, music classes, and a range of age-specific learning spaces and play areas.

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Preston West

Preston West is bursting with an incredible range of resources, including an art piazza, an outdoor dining space, community gardens, a messy play area, cubby houses, climbing equipment, sensory gardens and teepees – so much to explore.

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Brunswick this warm and inviting centre has a cosy feel. It offers facilities such as a ‘tinker lab’, an indoor/outdoor classroom, mud pits, shady trees, wooden decking, and several play areas.

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Thornbury features a beautiful old tree, high ceilings, a wooden cubby house, herb and vegetable gardens, worm farms, pet chickens, and age-appropriate play areas where children are encouraged to play, explore and learn.

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Inside each of our Centres you will find engaging indoor and outdoor environments for children aged six weeks to six years.

What a great time to get started – we are now enrolling! Browse our Centres below and book your tour today.

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