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Thanks for your patience over the next few weeks while we clean up fallen trees after the recent storms. Find out more about free storm related waste drop offs at the Knox Transfer Station and extra bin collections.

Other providers of funded kindergarten in Knox

Information on and locations of independent kindergartens that operate from Council-owned buildings and schools.

In Knox, families can access funded kindergarten from many quality service providers including:

  • Council kindergartens
  • Independent kindergartens that run in a Council facility
  • Independent schools that offer kindergarten from their school sites
  • Some long daycare centres. You can find a complete list of all early years services via the Find A Kinder Program website.

Funded kindergartens

"Funded kindergartens" are kindergartens that get financial help from the state government. This helps keep parent fees affordable.

State government funding is available to both Council-run and independent kindergartens.

Independent kindergartens in Council facilities

Below is a list of independent kindergartens that are run from Council facilities.

Please contact the kindergarten if you have questions about:

  • enrolment
  • session times
  • fee information
Kindergarten Age group Address Contact

Alchester Village Preschool

3 and 4 year old

30 Lockwood Road, Boronia

Enrolment officer

Ph: 0478 888 477

Colchester Park Kindergarten

3 and 4 year old

8A Beresford Drive, Boronia


Ph: 9762 0439

Ferntree Gully
KindergartenAge groupAddressContact
Ferntree Gully 3 year old Preschool3 year old278 Windermere Drive, Ferntree Gully

Enrolment Officer

Kindergarten Age group Address Contact

Liberty Avenue Three-year-old Kindergarten

3 year old

77 Liberty Avenue, Rowville

Enrolment Officer 

Ph: 9764 4746

Rowville Three-year-old Kindergarten

3 year old

965 Wellington Road, Rowville

Educator – Leah

Ph: 9764 4030

Wantirna and Wantirna South


Age group



Flamingo Three-year-old Kindergarten

3 year old

21 Merryn Grove, Wantirna

Kinderlea Three-year-old Preschool

3 year old

3 Coleman Road, Wantirna South


Ph: 0468 424 677 or 9298 9300

Upper Ferntree Gully


Age group



Coonara Community House

3 year old

22 Willow Road, Upper Ferntree Gully

Enrolments: 9758 7081

Funded kindergartens on school sites

The following schools provide kindergarten:

Program Age group Address Contact

The Knox School Early Learning Centre

3 and 4 year old 220 Burwood Highway, Wantirna

Ph: 8805 3800

Boronia K-12 College Early Learning Centre

3 and 4 year old Albert Ave, Boronia

Ph: 9760 4900

Bayswater Uniting Kindergarten
Located at Bayswater Primary School

3 and 4 year old 2 Birch Street, Bayswater

Ph: 1800 183 103

Waverley Christian College Wantirna South Campus Kindergarten 4 year old 1248 High Street Road, Wantirna South

Ph: 9871 8600

Need help?

If you have a question about any of the kindergartens on this page, please contact them directly.

If you want to find out more about Council-managed kindergartens you can:

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