Our Philosophy

Toddlers preparing for activities

High-Quality Care and Support

The Lakes Early Learning Centre is a center that is owned and operated by a family, and we take immense pride in delivering high-quality care to our community. We offer a nurturing environment for children aged between 6 weeks and 12 years, ensuring their safety, happiness, and growth.

Our dedicated team consists of a fully qualified center director, a certified assistant director, and a competent office administrator. They are always available to address any questions or concerns you may have, providing support and guidance throughout your journey with us.

At our center, we prioritize creating a safe, enjoyable, and welcoming learning experience for our children. By doing so, we enable parents to focus on the day-to-day needs of their little ones, knowing that they are in caring hands.

What We Offer

  • Nappies, all sizes and quantity needed.
  • Fully Air Conditioned rooms, both for heating and cooling purposes.
  • A Qualified onsite Chef who provides, 5 nutritious meals prepared daily.
  • A large outdoor playground facility, with a wide range of fun and stimulating equipment for the children to use.
  • Sufficient shade sails for our children to be protected from the sun whilst playing and discovering outside.
  • Daily practices to ensure that we meet and adhere to the requirements to be a โ€˜Sun Smart Centreโ€™.
  • Two great Sandpits for our children to play in & get in touch with nature.
  • High quality toys and resources that are age appropriate for each room.
  • A community vegetable garden that our children and parents can get excited about.
Cute toddler enjoying outdoor playground
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Toddler reading book

Convenient Operating Hours

Our centreโ€™s convenient operating hours are from 6am โ€“ 6pm, everyday except public holidays. We provide;

  • Long Day Care
  • Before & After School Care
  • Vacation Care

When searching for ‘child care centers near me’, location is a crucial factor. Lakes Early Learning is conveniently situated in Springfield, making it a perfect choice for local families. Our center is easily accessible, reducing travel time and making daily drop-offs and pick-ups hassle-free. We are proud to be a part of the local community and strive to make our services as convenient and accessible as possible.

Baiboo Shan
Baiboo Shan
25 January 2023
Very good both my sisters attended (and is attending) this ELC recommended it to everyone
Tahra Pekaj
Tahra Pekaj
31 May 2022
3 of my children have attended the Lakes Early Learning Centre, pretty much on a full time basis over the past 4 years. I can't praise the staff, management and owners enough, they have gone above and beyond for us. This centre is wonderful and my children have loved attending it.
C Vil
C Vil
27 May 2022
I have both my kids at this centre and they both enjoy it. Everyone at the centre are lovely and really care for the kids. Recommend
Amber Humphries
Amber Humphries
15 February 2018
So happy with The Lakes Early Learning Centre! The girls are all very lovely and so dedicated to the children. The director who is always happy goes above and beyond in every way making it a welcoming, stress free environment . We really do appreciate everything you do for our family and im sure all the others. ๐Ÿ˜
Dejan Lukic
Dejan Lukic
16 November 2016
My kids absolutely LOVE this place!! Always a frown or two when it's time to leave ha ha
Emily azzopardi
Emily azzopardi
16 November 2016
Such an amazing centre from the food to the staff. Everything about the centre is perfect, great location and love the fact the centre is family owned. ๐Ÿ‘๐Ÿป๐Ÿ‘๐Ÿป๐Ÿ‘๐Ÿป Perfect for the kids
The curriculum aims to

Develop skills relevant to the 21st century:

  • Critical thinking These conceptions in education will help children gain different skills needed for their successful future.
  • Creativity We strive to help each child to find their own talents, and also constantly develop and graduate from the school with a confidence in their abilities.
  • Team work We encourage pupils to follow their own passion and support each other.
  • Communication These conceptions in education will help children gain different skills needed for their successful future.