Enrolment Information

Koala Playschool sessions are run in four ten week terms that align with the school year and the ACT Department of Education school holidays.

To be eligible for an offer of placement, your child must be 3 years of age or be turning 3 prior to 30th April in their year of attendance. Children under 3 who are offered placement at Koala Playschool must be accompanied by a parent or carer until their 3rd birthday.

Note: Koala Playschool fees are not eligible for assistance under the Child Care Subsidy as we we do not operate for 48 weeks of the year. The Koala Playschool terms align with ACT Government public school terms of 40 weeks per year.




Monday and Tuesday and Wednesday  –  9:30am – 2:30pm

Thursday and Friday  –  9:30am – 2:30pm


Daily fee – a daily fee of $62 applies.

  • 2 days = $124
  • 3 days = $186

Administration fee – $200

Bond – 2 weeks

Payment Notes

  1. Fees are invoiced quarterly and must be paid prior to the start of each term.
  2. Upon receiving an offer, you will be required to pay the following within 7 days:
  • the non-refundable administration fee which includes a summer hat for your child on their first day
  • a two-week bond fee which will be held in trust and subtracted from the term 4 fees.

Waiting List

Koala Playschool will accept applications for the waiting list any time throughout the year, for up to 3 years in advance.

Please fill in the waiting list application form to register your child’s name on our waiting list.