Important Information for Vacation Care
Winter Vacation Care
Winter Vacation care we will back into full swing with our regular scheduled programming. This winter, we have three programs;
Explorers and Little Explorers (Kindy and Year 1 )
Navigators (Years 2 and Year 3)
Adventurers (Years 4,5 and 6)
The Island winter vacation care will be on all days except public holidays and weekends.
We wish everyone a safe and happy holidays and we hope to see you in vacation care soon.
What to Pack & Not to Pack
Morning Tea, Lunch & Water Bottle
(please do not pack lollies)
Please remember to pack a healthy recess and lunch for your child which does not have any nuts. Lunch will be provided on days that have the knife and fork symbol. Please do not pack any food items that need to be cooked or reheated.
Closed Toe Footwear
Your child must have CLOSED TOE footwear on all days. Any child that does not have closed toe footwear will unfortunately note be able to participate in certain activities.
Hat & Water Bottle
Your child must have a hat while coming to vacation care for protection from the sun when going on excursions as well as a water bottle during the day for drinking.
If you child does not have a hat / water bottle you will be debited $10.00 for the provision of either a hat or water bottle or both and the subsequent laundry and sterilisation required)
(sunscreen will be applied by educators before children leave building)
Sun Smart Clothing
Choose clothing that covers as much skin as possible. The best styles are: tops with collars, and sleeves of at least three quarter-length, pants or skirts of at least three-quarter-length.
(rashie top and shorts)
Please make sure to pack swimmers for you children on days in which there will be water activities.
Children are not allowed to bring electronics to the centre (i.e. mobile phones, iPads, computers, etc.)
Vacation Care fees and charges are CCS applicable as is the activity fee
First time enrolment fee
$85.00 (some excursions have an additional fee)
Book before 12 midnight on the 30th of May 2021- $75.00 per day (for current Island OOSH Families only)
Opening & Closing Times
Our centre opens at 7:00 am and closes at 6:30 pm during vacation care.
Please make sure you know your schedule before completing your vacation care booking to avoid disappointment.
By submitting the vacation care form you agree that you will be debited for the days in which you select from your card and/or bank account given, and that you will be charged for days booked even if your child does not attend regardless of illness and/or notification of absence. Submitting this form acts as confirmation of your enrolment unless otherwise notified.
We look forward to seeing your children in vacation care these holidays, if you have any questions regarding vacation care please feel free to email firstname.lastname@example.org.
See you in the holidays,
The Island OOSH