Children’s Services

The best start for your children – now taking enrolments for 2019


We are a funded kindergarten Program in a long day care setting, giving you the flexibility for your child to attend anytime from 6.30am to 6.30pm.

Our qualified kindergarten teachers are committed to delivering quality early childhood education and care that ensures a seamless transition to school.

Our Program also focuses on building respectful relationships, self-confidence, problem solving and independent skills. We encourage children to be curious and empowered and place a strong emphasis on partnerships with our families to support their child’s learning journey.

Interested in one of our programs?

Complete our online enquiry form and one of our friendly team members will get back to you shortly. Alternately call 1300 835 235


Occasional Care – This flexible service provides families with short term early childhood educational care as required, bookings essential (Yarra Junction only)

4 Year Old Kinder – Give your child the best early childhood education and care through universal access to funded four year old kindergarten

Early Childhood Educational Care – This service provides long day early childhood educational care for children 6 weeks to 6 years of age.

Outside School Hours Care and Vacation Care – Parents choose their child’s days to fit in with busy lives and work commitments. We offer full and part-time education and care for children from 5  to 12 years of age. Bookings essential. For a full list of participating schools and school holiday program activities schedules click here

Gumboots – Supported Playgroup – Looking for a quality relaxed playgroup where your child learns through play? Gumboots Playgroup in Yarra Junction supports your child’s development and learning through play and is led by a qualified early childhood teacher. Your child will form strong friendships which often continue through pre-school, school and beyond (Yarra Junction only).


Early Education and Care Centre 

Our qualified early childhood education and care educators are committed to offering children innovative open ended learning experiences, in beautiful, safe, indoor and outdoor learning environments conveniently located in Yarra Juction and Mt Evelyn – for all children to explore, create, imagine and discover. 

We encourage child initiated/adult supported play and implement best practice and up-to-date teaching techniques in guiding children’s  learning.  

Our philosophy

Every child is entitled to a safe, secure and nurturing environment that builds self-esteem. Each child’s development is enhanced by a partnership between family and early education and care professionals. 
Children grow and develop through child initiated/adult supported, open-ended play, which is a fundamental component of all Cire programs.

Our team

All Cire Chidren’s Services staff are qualified early childhood professionals who work with each child on an individual basis. All our programs are fully accredited and are based on the National Quality Standards and Victorian Early Years’ Learning & Development Framework.


03 5967 2776 – Yarra Junction

39-41 Little Yarra Rd, Yarra Junction 3797

03 9736 1918 – Mt Evelyn

20 Old Hereford Rd, Mt Evelyn 3796


Have a question? Check out our FAQs to find the answer

Payment methods

Cire Services Inc. no longer accepts cash payments. For your convenience we have following methods available:

Credit or debit card payment (MasterCard and VISA) via phone, internet banking or in person.

Direct deposit (all transaction require a reference description to ensure your payment is identified e.g. invoice number or student name).

Centrepay – this service is a free direct bill paying service available to customers who receive an Australian Government Department of Human Services Centrelink payment, Family Assistance payment or Parental Leave pay. This payment option is setup at the enrolment stage, with one of our enrolment officers providing assistance as required.

Account Name – Cire Services Inc.
Bank – National Australia Bank (NAB)
BSB – 083-739
Account Number – 03-785-5491

Our friendly staff will assist you at any of the Cire sites.  All transactions are conducted in a secure manner and credit card details are not kept on file.

Should you have difficulty in this process please contact Nicola Davies on 5967 1776 with queries.

The facilities

Cire Children’s Services has two main locations in Yarra Junction and Mt Evelyn

Outside School Hours Care and Vacation Care – catering for 14 local Primary schools

For a full list of participating schools and school holiday program activities schedules click here

Parent information handbooks