Crèche and Occasional Care
Available at: Leisurelink   Splashdown   Waterworld   Bellarine Aquatic & Sports Centre  
Swim Sport & Leisure's fully registered creche welcomes children from six weeks and up to nine years of age. With experienced and qualified staff, your children will be supervised in a safe and friendly environment whilst you use our centre.

Occasional care allows you to leave your children in our care whilst you attend business, appointments, recreation or simply enjoy some time out!

As part of these services, we offer a range of children's activities including:
  • Art
  • Puzzles
  • Imaginary home corner
  • Outside and indoor play


Bookings

Bookings are essential and can be made up to 1 week ahead be members. Non members and those with school age children can book 24 hours prior.


Admission

An enrolment form needs to be complete by a parent or carer for each individual child before they attend childcare facilities.


Cancellations

Can be made by calling reception during opening hours. Cancellations must be made before 8:30am on the day of your booking or a cancellation fee will be charged.


What to Bring

Items to bring depend on the age of your child and include:

 

  • Nappies
  • Baby wipes
  • Change of clothes
  • A snack and drink (no nuts) in a labelled lunch box
  • Pram/ stroller for children under 20 months for sleep purposes and appropriate clothing for the weather.

All items are to be named.


Feeding

Parents are advised to attend the Centre around feeding times of small babies.


Medication

Staff will not administer prescription medication. Staff are trained in the provision of emergency first aid and must be given authority to seek emergency medical, hospital of ambulance service.

Illness

Crèche cannot accept children who are sick.

Staff will notify parents/ carers of children falling ill during care.

Staff may recommend that children be removed in order to maintain the health and safety of other children.


Pricing Information

Cost is dependent on duration.

CRECHE
Cost per ½ hr. Min 1hr
1st Child             $2.10
2nd Child      $1.60
3rd Child+   $1.30

Member multi-visit
25 visits          $36.00
50 visits $59.00
75 visits            $72.00

OCCASIONAL CARE
Cost per ½ hr. Min 1hr
1st Child      $4.60
2nd Child  $3.60
3rd Child+  $3.30

Cost per 3 hours
1st Child            $22.00
2nd Child $18.50
3rd Child     $15.00


Discounts are available to members and families with additional children.