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Kalbarri Kindergarten

Kalbarri Kindergarten

Kalbarri Kindergarten provides high quality Kindergarten programs to the children and their families within the Portland community.

Kalbarri Kindergarten have two inviting outdoor play spaces, and boasts pet chickens and guinea pigs.

The kindergarten is owned and operated by the Glenelg Shire Council and is rated as 'Exceeding the National Quality Standard'.

Our Philosophy

Kalbarri Kindergarten

Kalbarri Kindergarten believes in the following:

  • QUALITY: We believe in educating children holistically to support each child’s independence, social, emotional and physical as well as their learning and development.
  • RELATIONSHIPS: We believe in maintaining positive relationships through respectful communication and interactions within the kindergarten and broader community.
  • CHILD SAFETY: Educators are committed to the safety of children; reducing and removing the risk of child abuse, is at the centre of our decision making.
  • NATURAL ENVIRONMENT: We value our natural environment which promotes many opportunities for children to explore, investigate, discover and challenge themselves as competent learners.
  • TEAMWORK: We believe that we all need to work together as a team; this is inclusive of children, families, staff and the wider community.
  • RESPECT: We believe that it is important to treat others as we expect them to treat ourselves. To earn respect, first you have to give it.
  • STIMULATING: The educational environment must be interesting to the children, and enable them to become engaged independently.
  • INCLUSION: Everyone in our kinder environment is included in every way, and this includes children of any ability and also the wider community.

Our Programs

2020 program Times
4 year old kinder Tuesday, Wednesday and Friday 9:00am-2:00pm
Pre-kindergarten Monday 9:00am-12:00pm
2021 programs Times
3 Year Old Kindergarten Monday, Wednesday and Friday 9:00am-2:00pm
4 Year Old Kindergarten Tuesday and Thursday 8:30am-4:00pm

To enrol your child in Kalbarri Kindergarten please visit the Enrolment Webpage.

Further Information

For further information you can contact the Children's Services team on 1300 453 635 or email

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