Our Programs

At Eastside Little Learners, we offer several different care options to suit your schedule and your child.


Out of Hours Care

Before School Care

We offer a fun morning of quiet activities from 6:00am to 8:30am. Our team members dedicate themselves to helping children achieve positive outcomes and will encourage them to complete any unfinished homework from the previous day.

$40 (minus your childcare subsidy)  

After School Care

Eastside Little Learners’ after-school care allows children to enjoy games, crafts and sports from 3:00pm to as late as 6:00pm. We include a nutritious afternoon tea and encourage children to get started on their afternoon homework. Rest assured knowing your children in the safe hands of staff who are dedicated to learning support and inclusion.

$50 (minus your childcare subsidy)  

Vacation Care

Our vacation care runs from 6:00am to 6:00pm during school holidays. We ensure that children are stimulated socially, physically, and intellectually with a vast range of fun activities to complete each day. We also invite children to attend a unique excursion each week. 

$110 (minus your childcare subsidy)  

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Kindergarten Program

Eastside Little Learners offers an approved government kindergarten program in Bundaberg. The program is delivered Monday to Friday by a trained, qualified and friendly teacher. Eastside Little Learners’ kindergarten teachers adopt group and individual learning for all children for a simple transition to primary school.

Our centre includes:



Kindergarten programs can help your child get ready for school in a play-based learning environment. 

Our approved kindergarten program develops your child’s physical, social, intellectual, language and emotional abilities.

They will have opportunities to learn how to: 

Teaching hours are between 8:30am & 4:00am, however enrolled children can stay in the centre anytime between 6:00am & 6:00pm. 

Long Day Care

Before School Care

We offer Long Day Care in Bundaberg for children aged 6 weeks to 5 years old. Our Long Day Care is open from 6:00 am to 6:00pm in a friendly, hygienic facility.

We aim to create strong foundations for lifelong learning and help your child develop to their full potential. We offer a purpose-built Early Childhood facility and a diverse, thoughtful curriculum as well as passionate, highly skilled educators to teach your child. 

Educational, Play-Based Learning

Our curriculum is based on the Early Years Learning Framework (ELYF). The principles, practice and outcomes are essential to support and enhance young children’s learning from birth to 5 years of age. Educators help children through play-based learning to build on their interests and knowledge. This means children can have fun, be safe and learn all at the same time.

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Providing Your Children with Educational Play

Our routine includes a combination of indoor and outdoor play, group and individual activities, morning and afternoon tea,  a lunch break and rest. Your child will participate in individual and group activities such as block play, painting, games, puzzles, storytelling, dress-ups, dancing and singing. Children can take part in outdoor physical activities and interact with the natural environment.

Through these experiences, your child will build on their knowledge, explore and express new ideas, learn to cooperate with others and make friends. At the end of the year, you will get a summary of your child’s learning and development. During the year, our educators share information in many ways about how your child is progressing. They may…


We work with all parent needs on hourly, half-day, full-day services and everything in between.

9 hrs – $116

10 hrs – $116

12hrs – $116

Please check your childcare subsidy through Centrelink.

Bundaberg’s Trusted
Childcare Centre.