We’re open from 7:15am until 6:00pm each day, with a light breakfast included in the price and afternoon tea on non-excursion days.
As long as your children are 5-12 years old (or enrolled in primary school) they can come along and join in the fun. Have a look at our program highlights and then feel free to contact the super smiley (and highly trained) staff at The Kids’ Castle for more info or to have a chat about the best way to book in your child for a day of non-stop fun.
Please note: The below is a summary of the activities at The Kids’ Castle during the holiday period. For all bookings, please use the Xplor App.
Easter Craft Bonanza
Make, wear, create! Design your own hat to showcase in our TKC Easter hat parade!
Kidz Mantra Gaming
Eat, sleep, game, repeat! Interactive video games including Just Dance, Mario Kart, FIFA and racing games!
TKC Easter Egg Hunt
Join the fun at our TKC Easter Egg Hunt! Make your own Easter egg basket and see how many you can collect!
Obstacle course meets colour run. Come along for an active, fun-packed, colourful day!
Public Holiday - Take the day off, go back to bed, read a book as the Centre is closed
Public Holiday - Take the day off, go back to bed, read a book, eat more eggs as the Centre is closed
Mad Science Day
Lava lamps, bottle rockets and OOBLECK! Fun-filled, wacky science experiments!
Game On Sports Day
Ready to take on your friends? Games, races and competitions that will get your heart pumping!
Bounce, kick and score! Come along to TKC's bubble soccer day to get involved in bundles of fun!
TKC Master Chef
Come along and compete in our very own TKC Master Chef. Bake, cook and most importantly, eat!
All enrolments are processed online. For more information call 02 9417 7183 or email firstname.lastname@example.org
Where possible, Vacation Care bookings are normally taken two weeks prior to each NSW school holiday. Visit thekidscastle.com.au or the Xplor App to book.
All casual bookings must have direct debit details on file.
Cancellation of care will only be accepted with a minimum of five working days written notice (via email) prior to the day of the booking. Where possible, ‘swapping’ of days can be accommodated, please notify the Nominated Supervisor if this is required. Refunds may be given under extreme/extenuating circumstances on application to the Nominated Supervisor.
LATE ARRIVAL. Please inform staff if your child will arrive later than 9am as it might affect departure time for excursions.
ILLNESS In accordance with the regulations from the Department of Health, sick children with a contagious illness must not attend the centre. Please notify the Centre staff if your child will not be attending.
Staff will only administer medication to a child if it has been prescribed by a doctor. Over the counter medications such as Panadol and cough medicine will only be administered if accompanied by a Dr’s letter of authorization stating the child’s name, the dosage required and the time to be administered. Parents must complete a medication form at the Centre.
TKC is open from 7.15am to 6pm. Children will not be accepted into the Centre before 7:15am and must be collected by 6pm. LATE FEE Children must be picked up by 6pm. A late fee of $15 for the first 15 minutes or part thereof and $1 for every minute thereafter will apply immediately after 6pm. Please phone the Centre if you think you will be late collecting your child. SIGN IN AND SIGN OUT Parents are required by the Commonwealth Government to sign their children in and out of the centre each day. This will be done via our digital Kiosk on the Centre’s iPad or Touchscreen. Only authorized person aged 18+ can collect a child from the centre – photo ID will be required.
All children must have sunscreen and a hat. Please provide suitable clothing, wet weather gear, and ensure enclosed shoes are worn each day. All items brought to the centre are to be clearly labelled.
Please provide your own substantial and nutritious morning tea and lunch to last your child/ren all day. We do not recommend soft drinks and junk food. Children can keep their food fresh and cool in the fridge at the centre. Please ensure your child/ren have a water bottle. Please note that we are a nut-free service. The Centre provides breakfast from 7:15 am until 8:30 am, and afternoon tea, fresh fruit and water are available all day.