Further information

  • Enrolment form
  • Vacation care program


The Out of School Care Centre is licensed for 39 children per day and offers a diverse range of creative and stimulating experiences for both after school care and vacation care.

The centre or "The Blue House" is located at 18 Parkway Nedlands (on the University Crawley campus) and has been in operation since February 1988.

Opening hours

After school care

Monday to Friday 3.00pm to 6.00pm (during State School terms)

Children can be collected from St Thomas Primary and Pre-Primary, Hollywood Primary and Pre-Primary, Rosalie Primary and Loreto Primary and Pre-Primary on the UWA Out of School Care bus. A walking collection from Nedlands Primary and on-site Pre-Primary is available. Children can also be dropped at the centre by parents.

Vacation care

Monday to Friday 8.00am to 6.00pm (during State School holidays and professional development days)

Our story
A unique out of school care service for University staff, students and the local community for more than 25 years.
Creating programs in conjunction with children to ensure that all children are treated equitably and have the opportunity to express their interests.
Details of how to submit your application for enrolment at the Centre, online or at the child care office.
Details of fees are payable and methods of payment.
Child Care Benefit and Child Care Rebate
The Australian Government's Child Care Benefit (CCB) and Child Care Rebate (CCR) to assist families with the cost of child care.

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