Find a kindergarten or preschool

Kindergarten is a wonderful environment for 3 to 5 year old children to play and learn. They will develop:

  • emotionally
  • cognitively
  • linguistically
  • physically.

Kindergarten programs help develop your child's social emotional skills and is also a great opportunity for you to develop links with the community and other families.

In Manningham you will find funded kindergarten programs in:

  • purpose built standalone kindergartens
  • community managed childcare centres
  • privately owned childcare centres.


List of kindergartens in Manningham

Select the suburb to see the full list of schools in that area, their address and contact number.

School Address Phone

Bulleen Pre-School

5 Derreck Avenue,


Creative Play Childcare and Early Learning Centre

1 Templestowe Road,

9852 3277

Kalker Montessori Centre

1-3 Estelle Street,

9850 3500

Bulleen Kids Early Learning Centre

60 Manningham Road,

9850 2791

Kids Academy  Bulleen


54 Thompsons Road



Moresby Avenue Child Care and Early Learning Centre

6 Moresby Avenue,

9850 7755

Vista Valley Kindergarten

3 Vista Street,

9850 4043

Wonderworld Early Learning Centre

106 Templestowe Road,

9850 1777

Yarraleen Pre-School

92 Rocklea Road,

9850 8486

School Address Phone

Aurora Early Education Doncaster


104 Church Street


8820 8400

Creative Play Childcare and Kindergarten


522-524 Doncaster Road


9848 2157

Doncaster Kindergarten

Basement Level 1, Suite 11A, 687 Doncaster Road,

0493 360 295

Doncaster Gardens Preschool


53 Victoria Street


8822 0737

Doncaster Park Kindergarten

18 Studley Street,

9857 6774

Doncaster Early Learning Childcare Centre

20 Turana Street,

9840 2857

Imagine Childcare and Kindergarten Doncaster


1 Lauer Street


1300 001 154

Mykidz Early Learning Centre Doncaster


97 High Street



Wonderland for kids

6 High Street,

9857 8123

Doncaster East
School Address Phone

A.C.E. Childcare and Kindergarten

2 Renshaw Street,
Doncaster East

9840 1488

Bambini Milgate Early Learning Centre


1 Fullwood Parade

Doncaster East

9699 3980

Busy Bees at Doncaster East

160 Anderson Creek Road,
Doncaster East

8658 1064

Beverley Hills Pre School

2 Damala Street,
Doncaster East

9842 6411

Cat Jump Pre-School

88 Polaris Drive,
Doncaster East

9842 5992

Deep Creek Pre-School

510 Blackburn Road,
Doncaster East

9842 9002

Deep Creek Childcare and Kindergarten

510-518 Blackburn Road,
Doncaster East

9842 1666

Doncaster East Day Care and Kindergarten

84 Blackburn Road,
Doncaster East

9842 3900

Doncaster East Pre-School

4 Montgomery Street,
Doncaster East

9842 1409

Good Start Early Learning Centre

76 Anderson Creek Road,
Doncaster East

9842 1544

Kids Academy Doncaster East

952 – 954 Doncaster Road,
Doncaster East

9841 8228

Guardian Childcare and Education

100 Deep Creek Drive Doncaster East  9846 1168

Gumnut Gully Pre-School

58-60 Larnoo Drive,
Doncaster East

9841 9556

Minikins Kindergarten and Childcare Centre

13 Leeds Street,
Doncaster East

9842 9777

MyKidz Early Learning Centre

81 George Street,
Doncaster East

9841 7974

Pines Learning Childcare

520 Blackburn Road Doncaster East 9842 6726

Tunstall Square Kindergarten

Corner Tunstall Road and Maggs Street,
Doncaster East

9842 9655

School Address Phone

Carey Grammar Preschool

9 Era Court,

8877 8500

Donvale Pre-School

7 Florence Avenue,

9874 6848

Donvale Childcare and Kindergarten

11 Mitcham Road,

9841 7066

Montessori Early Education Centre

36a Mitcham Road ,

9841 0800

Nido Early School Donvale 

318-320 Springvale Road


9593 9434
Lower Templestowe
School Address Phone

Templestowe Heights Pre-School

64 Fyfe Drive,
Lower Templestowe

9850 5915

Templestowe Kids Early Learning Centre


11-13 Herlihys Road 

Lower Templestowe


Templestowe Montessori

36-38 Parker Street

Templestowe Lower

9907 9392

Templestowe Valley Pre-School

3 Birchwood Avenue,
Lower Templestowe

9850 8424

Templestowe World of Learning

247-249 High Street,
Lower Templestowe

9850 9777

Twin Hills Pre-School

39 Mayfair Avenue,
Lower Templestowe

9850 8157

Park Orchards
School Address Phone

Learning Sanctuary Park Orchards

239 Warrandyte Road,
Park Orchards

9876 1885

Park Orchards Pre-School

570 Park Road,
Park Orchards

9876 1618

School Address Phone

Alpha Omega Early Education 


1 Hillcroft Drive



Cuddly Bear Childcare and Kindergarten

8 Swilk Street,

9846 4011

Grow Early Education 

1 Niland Rise,

9846 3425

Journey Early Learning Centre

271 Thompsons Road


9005 4650


Templestowe Pre-School

3 Swilk Street,

9846 2867

Villa Bambini 

239 Foote Street


9846 5745

Yarra Valley Preschool Inc

34 Hakea Street ,

9846 1836

School Address Phone

Warrandyte and District Kindergarten

Taroona Avenue,

9844 3363

Warrandyte Child Care and Preschool Centre

2 Masonic Avenue,

9844 1205

Wonga Park

Burch Memorial Pre-School

Old Yarra Road,
Wonga Park

9722 1639

When to enrol your child

Manningham Council does not manage a central enrolment service.  To enrol your child, contact the enrolment officer at the kindergarten of your choice or the childcare centre of your choice .

Visit Manningham Maps to find a local Kindergartens near you.


Children who need additional support

Funded kindergartens have several programs for children and families that need extra support. This can include a children who:

  • require extra support in kindergarten
  • have communication difficulties
  • are experiencing emotional or social issues
  • are displaying challenging behaviour
  • exhibit developmental delay
  • have a disability (conditions apply for children linked with NDIS or early intervention services).


Preschool field officer program

The state government funded preschool field officer program can help a child that needs extra assistance. If they’re attending a funded kindergarten program, they can get support that includes:

  • observations of developmental concerns after receiving referrals from parents, guardians or teachers
  • referrals to specialist services such as speech pathology, occupational therapy, psychology, physiotherapy and dietetics
  • assistance in developing tailored programs for children with additional needs
  • support and info for families of children with additional needs
  • connecting with community agencies and professional groups in early intervention services
  • providing support to kindergarten staff with extra resources and training
  • assistance in assessment and applications for a second year of funded kindergarten, if required.

To make a referral, download and complete our referral and consent form:

PreSchool Field Officer Referral and Consent form
PreSchool Field Officer Referral and Consent form
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For more info about the preschool field officer program, you can contact us via email.


Inclusion support program

The inclusion support program aims to grow the capacity of education and care services to include all children. Delivery of the program is by the community childcare association, in partnership with KU children’s services and Yooralla. This agency is the Victorian Inclusion Agency.

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