24 September to 4 October

School Holidays

23 DECEMBER 2019

Final Day of Children's

Attendance in 2019

3 JANUARY 2020

First Day of Children's

Attendance in 2020

September 26, 2019

Grand Final Eve Public Holiday

Ashwood Children's Centre will be closed for the Grand Final Eve Public Holiday on Friday 27 September 2019.  Any children booked to attend on Fridays will not be charged for this day of Centre closure.

October 18, 2019

Sleep Over at ACC

The annual 'ACC Sleep Over' will be held the weekend of 19-20 October.  There will be games and movies, a talent quiz and slumber party sleeping arrangements, all co-ordinated and supervised by senior educators here at ACC.  So if your currently enrolled ACC child is aged  3+ years, and you think they may enjoy a sleep over at ACC, contact the office for further details .

NB:  Places are limited to the first 15 children to return their forms and make payment for their sleep over position ...

November 04, 2019

Melbourne Cup Day Public Holiday

Ashwood Children's Centre will be closed for the Melbourne Cup Day Public Holiday on Tuesday 5 November 2019.  Any children booked to attend on Tuesdays will not be charged for this day of Centre closure.

November 09, 2019

Bunnings Sausage Sizzle

Ashwood Children's Centre is scheduled to cook sausages at Notting Hill Bunnings on Sunday 10 November to raise funds for the children's programs.

We will send through a link for families to express their interest in volunteering for the annual sausage cook off - further information will be available at the beginning of term 4 (start of October 2019).

December 19, 2019

ACC's End of Year Celebration

Further information will be sent electronically to Families currently enrolled at ACC in regards to the Centre's End of Year Celebration.

We look forward to celebrating a successful 2019 with you all as the end of December approaches!

December 22, 2019

Final day of attendance for 2019

The final day of children's attendance in 2019 is Monday 23 December.  From 6:00pm, Ashwood Children's Centre will be closed for the Christmas | New Year period.

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October 09, 2019

Premier's Reading Challenge Celebration

Throughout 2019 each of the children's programs have been taking part in the Premier's Reading Challenge - many books have been read and re-read, both in large groups and as one x one interactions.  We are really pleased to say that we will be celebrating these reading achievements together with a formal presentation for the 3 and 4 year old rooms on Thursday 10 October ... look out for your invitation to attend.

Kim Lewis (Kindergarten teacher, 4 year old room) will be celebrating the reading achievements with the Gumnuts and Wombats children at a date to be confirmed

October 20, 2019

Centre-wide Photos

Scheduled for week commencing 21 October 2019, Rose and the photography gang from Strike-a-Pose Photography will be here in the Centre on Monday (21/10), Wednesday (23/10) and Friday (25/10) to take individual and group photos.

If your currently enrolled child does not attend on one of the above days, and you are wanting your child to have photos taken, please contact the office to arrange for a mutually convenient time to attend.

November 07, 2019

Twilight Working Bee/s

Twilight Working Bees will be running on Friday 8 November and Friday 15 November from 5.30pm-7.30pm.  Further information will be forthcoming in the weeks leading up to the working bees.

December 06, 2019

Orientation Sessions - enrolments for 2020

Orientation sessions for children and families enrolling into the Centre in 2020 will be held as listed below:

Saturday 7 December:  Wombats room | Gumnuts room | Possums room

Saturday 12 December:  Kindergarten

During the orientation session, families will have the opportunity to meet and mingle with the room educators and with other families enrolled into the particular space,  Children and parents will also have a chance to really explore the indoor and outdoor environment, and collect their enrolment packs required for their attendance in 2020.

Further information about the orientation session will be sent along with the confirmation of your child's position in the Centre for 2020.

January 02, 2020

Centre re-opening in 2020

Ashwood Children's Centre will re-open for children attending in 2020 on Friday 3 January

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Ashwood Children's Centre

8 Yooralla Street, Ashwood

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Centre Manager

Asst. Centre Manager

Fiona Sherlock

Jodie Hally


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Educational Leader

Carolynne Kapsa