A unique caring and nurturing environment for your child
“Professionals in Early Childhood Education”
Each day we welcome just 75 children and their families into our unique, happy environment – this means our educators and management team can take the time to get to know the individual needs of your child and you.
We believe our biggest asset is our team of carefully chosen early childhood professionals. We are proud of our passionate long term educators – who, in collaboration with families, deliver exciting programs in nurturing environments, ensuring each precious child in their formative years enjoys an individual journey of exploration and discovery .…. Together, let’s support your child to grow and learn through exciting play based experiences and responsive, respectful relationships.
Since 1993 our family owned and operated organisation has grown to two long day child care and education centres – all the while ensuring that each centre remains committed to nurturing and supporting the wholistic needs of each child and their family. Prior Street Child Care and Development was established in 2007.
Most importantly – each of our centres is as unique and inspiring as their individual environments and community members.
In our welcoming environment, we offer ……
- Waste Smart Kindy (as recognised by The Brisbane City Council)
- Bush Kindy (With official recognition from Nature Play Queensland)
- High quality programs implemented by our established team of early childhood professionals.
This includes – long term staff (several each with over 10 years of service) Plus – we are proud to employ 4 staff with 4 year Early Childhood Teacher qualifications.
- Our centre management team is available to assist you at any time.
- We offer inviting, spacious indoor learning spaces which open onto large outdoor environments.
- Daily communication via conversations, and online with OWNA
- Nutritious meals made fresh daily by our Food Safety Supervisor to Nutrition Australia assessed menus. Our kitchen holds a 5 Star Eat Safe in Brisbane rating.
- Nappies and bedding for babies, and nappies for toddlers.
- Our airconditioned facility allows your child to play and rest in comfort.
- Security controlled (FOB) entry to premises.
- Our early childhood Teacher leads a professional team to implement an exciting Queensland Government Approved Kindergarten Program (Department of Education).
- Sustainability – The centre is committed to being waste smart. Embedded are numerous practises and initiatives to support reducing packaging and purchasing; to reduce waste; to reuse and to recycle. We deal with organic matter from our kitchen for composting and worm farms. We educate and involve children and families with messages and actions to promote lifelong skills about environmental care and responsibility.
Here is the land
Here is the sky
Here are my friends
And here am I.
We thank the Turrbal and Yuggera people for the land on which we learn and play.
Hands up, hands down
We are on Turrbal and Yuggera Ground.
Join us at Prior Street Child Care and Development
We would love to have you and your child join our centre. It’s never too early to make an enquiry – you can even join our wait list before your baby is born!
We know choosing the best care and education for your child is important. That’s why we highly recommend a visit to our centre when deciding where to enrol – we’re sure meeting our team and viewing our environment will set your mind at ease.
Please phone us on 3892 5688 so we can assist you to book a time for a personal guided tour of our unique environment. If you’d prefer – use our online Book a Centre Tour facility see below
During the tour we will share information about our unique environment, you can meet our amazing team and ask as many questions as you need.
Alternatively – you can immediately register your child and your interest in our centre by going straight to the Join Our Wait List section also found below and register online.
Please be advised that we do have an attendance requirement of a minimum of 2 days per week.
Join our Wait List
If you’d like to move straight to registering your child for a position at our centre, please complete the process here.
Stand by for a text and email during the registration process.
Book a Centre Tour
If you’d like to register online to view our centre and meet us, please book here. If you do not find a time on the calendar convenient to you, please phone us on 3892 5688.
Joeys’ Room (6 weeks to 15 months) – Please join our waiting list
Possums’ Room (15 months to 2.6 years) – Please join our waiting list
Koalas’ Room (2.6 years – 3.6 years) – Please join our waiting list
Wombats’ Room (3 – 4 years) – Please join our waiting list
Emus’ Room (Kindergarten) – Please join our waiting list
Prior Street Child Care & Development
14 Prior Street Tarragindi QLD 4121
Prior Street Child Care & Development is located in Brisbane’s South.
The centre is close to bus routes / stops.
From the North, take the Marshall Rd exit on the South East Freeway.
From the South, take the Gaza Rd exit on the South East Freeway.