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Fees

Fees are to be paid in advance before the start of each term. The Fees Notice is issued before each term.
Payment options are:

  • Cash
  • Cheque/Money Order
  • Direct Deposit into Cairns Community Kindergarten Bank Account
  • Internet Banking Transfer
  • Pay by instalment. You’ll need to fill-out a payment plan.

MEMBERSHIP FEES-

$2.00 per parent/guardian

This is paid on acceptance of your child’s place at the Centre.

MAINTENANCE LEVY-

$110.00 per term.

Refundable upon completion of 3 hours of work per term by parent or guardian.

TERM FEES-

$775.00 per term (10 weeks)

Session fees are payable in advance for each term. If you have more than one child attending the Centre, there is a 10% discount from the session fees for the other child/children attending.

If you hold a valid health care/government concession card or are Aboriginal or Torres Strait Islander you may be eligible for a reduction in the session fees.

ACCEPTANCE BOND-

$155.00

This is paid on acceptance of your child’s place at the Centre.

The acceptance bond in non-refundable and will be deducted from your 4th Term Fees.

RESOURCE LEVY-

$35.00 per term

The cost of photo DVDs, printing photos, photocopying, children’s portfolios, performers and visitors are included in this levy.

  • Parents may wish to discuss monthly advance payments with the Fees Officer if term payments are not convenient.
  • Fees are not charged for school holidays.
  • Fees will not be refunded to parents or guardians in the event of the Kindergarten being closed due to emergencies or natural disasters (e.g. floods, cyclones etc.).
  • A child may not commence another term if the previous term’s fees have not been paid.
  • If you hold a valid health care care/government concession card, you may be eligible for a reduction in the session fees.