Vacation Care

OOSHCKoalas

Vacation Care is conducted by Tuggerah OOSHC and is held during school holidays at Tuggerah Public School, 1 Pacific Highway, Tuggerah.

 

We are open during from 6.30am to 6pm, Monday to Friday with the exception of public holidays.

 

Activities

Activities are organised in small and large groups, or children may choose quiet time by themselves (e.g., to read) with an emphasis on play, recreation and social interaction. We provide indoor and outdoor play throughout the day.
Some of the activities organised in a holiday’s program include:

  • Art and Craft
  • Cooking
  • Drama
  • Dance
  • Excursions
  • Games
  • Music
  • Reading
  • Sport

Excursions, Centre Days and Theme Days are designed to be fun, recreational and stimulating

 Vacation Care staff  VacationCare kids visiting old train.  Vacation Care kids figure skating  
 Vacation Care kids craft  Vacation Care kids with fish pond    

Fees

Our daily fee is $50.00 per child for Centre days and $65 per child on excursion days. There may be additional costs for incursions (where we have organised a visitor to provide a special activity at the Centre)

  • We have 65 places available per day.
  • Child Care Benefit (CCB) may reduce your daily fee. Your child/ren must be linked with Centrelink to be eligible for CCB.
  • Pre-bookings are taken at the Centre around 2 weeks prior to the beginning of the Holidays.
  • Full payment for the holiday booking must be received to finalise your child/ren’s place.

Enrolment & Booking

  • If you have not previously enrolled your child or children for Out of School Hours Care, please do so before making a Vacation Care booking.
  • Click this button Enrol
    to Enrol your child/children for Out of School Hours Care.
  • We cannot finalise your Vacation Care booking without the required forms (see below) being completed and returned. Our latest holiday program and booking forms become available a few weeks before each school vacation break. The Program and Booking Request Form for December 18-22 and January 8-26 is now available (see below).
  • Full payment for the holiday booking must be received to finalise your child/ren’s place.

Forms and Documentation

View and download the documents you need by clicking on the links below.

General:

December 18-22 & January 8-26 Vacation Care

Remember, if you have not previously enrolled your child or children for Out of School Hours Care, please do so before making a Vacation Care booking Enrol .

 

Vacation Care at Tuggerah Public School

Our Philosophy & Policies

Read our philosophy by clicking here Philosophy

Our Policies for the service have been developed to reflect our service in line with the NSW National Quality Framework (NQF). The Coordinator has been working on our Policies. If you are interested to see what policies have been prepared to date for review please contact the Coordinator at tooshc@bvnc.org.au.

We value input into our program from parents, children and the community. If you have any comments or suggestions regarding our program please email us at tooshc@bvnc.org.au

Newsletters

Click on the Holiday below to read the newsletter for that period

April, 2014

Facebook

Vacation Care is now on Facebook with our Tuggerah Out of School Hours Care!

Contact Us

Call Rachel on

  • 02 43530862 from 6.15 am to 8.45am, and from 2.15 pm to 6.15pm, or
  • 0410438858 at other times.

She can also be reached at the Office in the Berkeley Centre, Glenning Valley on Fridays from 9 am to 4pm on 02 4388 9611.

You can email us at tooshc@bvnc.org.au.