Early Years @ Phoenix Park – Long Day Care

Early Years @ Phoenix Park provides Long Day Care for children aged 12 weeks to 6 years. Our play based curriculum takes into consideration each child’s interests, needs, personality, family experience and cultural background, whilst reflecting the aims and outcomes of the Early Years Learning and Development framework.


Early Years @ Phoenix Park has 76 long day care places and children are cared for in one of six rooms based on their age range.

  • Room 1 – Infant Room
  • Room 2 – Toddler Room
  • Room 3 – Toddler Room
  • Room 4 – Preschool Room
  • Room 5 – Preschool Room
  • Room 6-  Integrated Room


Long Day Care is open from 7am to 6pm Monday to Friday. Our centre is closed for public holidays and for a period of time over the Christmas and New Year break. Families are given notice each year of the precise dates.


The 2019 Long Day Care full fee is $101.00 per day per child. Families maybe eligible for child care subsidy to help with the cost of fees. For information on subsidies speak to our Service Managers, or contact the Department of Human Services, families line 136150.

A refundable bond of two weeks fees is required upon acceptance of your child’s place. Fees are payable throughout the year and during an absence for any reason.

Please refer to handbook and policy page to view our Fees and Payment Policy.