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Sessions and Times

If your child turns 4 years old before May 1, they can start kindergarten on the first day of Term One in that year. If your child turns four on or after May 1, they can start preschool on the first day of Term One the following year.

Gladstone Kindergarten offers the following kindy sessions:

Term 1 and 2

Tuesday and Wednesday
From 8:30am to 3:10pm

Term 3 and 4

Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday
From 8:30am to 3:10pm

Occasional Care

The centre also offers the following short-term occasional care for children under school age:


Tuesday over 2 – 8:30am to 11:30am
Wednesday under 2 – 8:30am to 11:30am


The centre offers playgroup fortnightly led by one of the kindergarten staff from 9:30am – 11:00am. Parents and their preschool age children are welcome to attend. Contact the School for Dates.