Fee Schedule

Fees include everything your child needs while at The Blue Cottage – food, formula, cloth nappies, hats, laundered clothes, raincoat, sunscreen, 4-6 seated pushchairs.

If your child is under 3 years old or if your child is over 3 but not taking up 20 hours ECE:

7 hour dayFull day
2 days$123$150
3 days$179$212
4 days$236$270
5 days$290$313


If your child is over 3 and taking up 20 hours ECE:

7 hour dayFull day
2 days$76$101
3 days$101$139
4 days$150$189
5 days$202$217


  • $1 per day additional charge for gluten and/or dairy diets
  • 20 hours for over 3s are subsidised hours. The service we offer far surpasses what the government provides for
  • Minimum enrolment is 2 days per week
  • A $50 non-refundable enrolment fee is required to secure your place
  • We are open from 7.30am to 5.30pm Monday to Friday
  • We are only closed for statutory holidays
  • We have calculated the total annual fees and conveniently split them into 52 even payments to make setting up an automatic bank payment (AP) easier for you
  • Please make payable to The Blue Cottage
  • Fees are payable 1 week in advance
  • 2 weeks written notice is required when terminating enrolment
  • To be read in conjunction with the fees policy
  • 10% discount on the oldest sibling