OSHC - Vacation Care

Vacation Care

The Vacation Care service is available to all children to attend home days and must be 5 years old and have completed a term of school prior to attend excursions. Children finishing Year 6 may attend the Vacation Care in December/January holidays. 

 We offer a variety of activities including incursions, walks in the local community and excursions using a charter bus. The holidays program is available from week 5 of term and all bookings must be in by Friday Week 9 (Week 10 for Term 1). 

 FOOD AND DRINK

•    Children must come with Recess & Lunch Packed unless stated on the program

•    We provide Breakfast (7am to 8am) and Afternoon Tea (3pm) every day.

•    Please do NOT include any nuts in your child’s lunch or recess. Example; Nutella, Peanut Butter & Nut Bars are NOT allowed

•    Water Bottle/s

EXCURSION INFORMATION

•    All Buses are chartered private hire through A1 Bus 

•    Children are required to arrive at the service and be signed in, no later than the designated departure time on excursion days. Ideally arrive 30 minutes prior to ensure on-time departure.

WHAT ELSE TO BRING:

•    OSHC Hats

•    Closed in shoes

    • No Singlets or Crop Tops allowed

    • An extra set of clothes and underwear is recommended for younger students who may have accidents throughout the day.

 

TOILETING:

OSHC Educators are not permitted to enter children’s bathrooms. If children soil themselves, they must have a change of clothes provided in their bag and be capable of changing themselves without Educator assistance. If a child does not have a change of clothes or is not able to change themselves, families will be contacted to collect their child. 

 

Vacation Care Program 2022-2023