About Us

Milestone Kindergarten - Croydon ChildcareDays and Hours of Operation

Milestone Child Care and Kindergarten is open from Monday to Friday between 7:00am to 6:30pm, 52 weeks per year. The centre will be closed on all Victorian gazetted public holidays.

Fee Structure

Daily Rate: $109.00
Weekly Rate: $515.00

The Australian Government provides financial assistance to reduce the cost of child care for families. To view an indication of general out of pocket costs, visit the link below and go to the 'Out of Pocket Costs' section below the Milestone fee schedule. You will need to select the '$110' option from the drop down box as this is the closest fee amount to ours.

Please keep in mind that the fee structure provided is estimating how much your fees would be if you were to receive Child Care Benefit (CCB) and were having your Child Care Rebate (CCR) paid directly to the centre.


Room Schedule

The rooms at Milestone are split up between 5 age groups:

Nursery: 6 weeks to 15 months (8 children daily)
Toddlers: 1 to 2 years (16 children daily)
Pre-Kinder: 2 to 3 years (16 children daily)
Kinder: 3 to 4 years (33 children daily)
Pre-School: 4 to 5 years (33 children daily)

Click here for Early Childhood Rooms info (6 wks - 3 years)

Click here for Kindergarten Rooms info (3 - 5 years)

What We Provide

  • High quality learning programs for children aged 6 weeks to 6 years
  • A funded 4 year old kindergarten with school readiness program
  • A gourmet, 4 weekly rotating, nutritional menu which takes into account the likes, cultures, and dietary requirements of each child
  • All meals, milk, water, nappies, linen and daily consumables, e.g. wipes, sunscreen
  • Two large outdoor recreational playgrounds with a large undercover verandah area 
  • Doctor that visits weekly, bulk-billing to Medicare
  • Nursery with separate, tranquil sleep room
  • Highly qualified & experienced educators with a very low staff turnover
  • Annual calendar of events including a range of incursions & special celebrations

What You Need to Provide

  • A crèche bag
  • SunSmart hat
  • A bottle of water
  • At least 3 spare changes of clothes
  • A raincoat and gumboots, for wet weather
  • Bottles of formula or breast milk (if required)
  • A comfort item, e.g. dummy, blanket (if required)




Louisa Massaro: 

What a fantastic centre! The level of care and team work really shows within the children and the ever changing program. Thank you all for educating the kiddies in a fun nurturing way. Your hard work and dedication is very much appreciated and I have never felt so comfortable leaving my daughter. 

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Qualified StaffAll Qualified Educators
Special EventsLots of Incursions
& Special Events
Government Funded Kinder ProgramGovernment Funded
4 Y.O Kinder Program
Quality Learning ProgramsHigh Quality 
Educational Programs

Cultural DiversityCultural Diversity
is Embraced