Child Care Centres


We provide quality education and care programs for children between 6 weeks and 5 years of age in a regulated, safe and caring environment.

Garrigarrang Early Education and Care Centre - Join the Waiting List!

Council has opened the wait list for a beautiful new child care centre at 2 Garrigarrang Avenue, Kogarah.

This state of the art centre overlooks Scarborough Park, on the edge of the development known as Ramsgate Park. It has been constructed across 2 levels and includes a large balcony area, exciting outdoor play environment and generous internal facilities.

The centre has 66 places for children aged 0-5 years.

Our expected opening date is 11 January 2021, subject to approval from the State Government.

To learn more or to add your child’s name to the waiting list, visit our Have Your Say page or contact Laura Browning, Coordinator Children and Young People on 9366 3876

Child Care Centres

Bayside Council Child Care Centres comply with the National Quality Framework for Early Education and Care and is regulated by the NSW Department of Education.

Our Educators are nurturing, engaging and committed to the children in their care. They form close bonds with the children and their families, adopting a partnership approach with families to deliver the best outcomes for every child. Our purposeful learning environments are welcoming, inviting and well-resourced that supports and stimulates play-based learning.

To place your child's name on a waiting list, please contact our Child Care Centres;

Hillsdale Child Care Centre
Educating and caring for children aged 0-5 years
Operating Monday to Friday 7:30am to 6pm
Corner of Flint Street and Tierney Avenue, Hillsdale
Telephone: 9349 8648

Mascot Child Care Centre
Educating and caring for children aged 0-5 years
Operating Monday to Friday 7:30am to 6pm
53 Coward Street, Mascot
Telephone: 9669 3626

Families interested in obtaining more information on the waiting list should please contact the Service.

Bayside Council Child Care Centres is an Approved Service and Families may be eligible for Government Assistance (Child Care Subsidy) through Centrelink. For further information please contact the Service directly or the Department of Human Services.

Need to contact us?

Call 1300 581 299 (weekdays 8:30am-4pm and Saturday 9am-1pm) or email