In line with our wider reopening work, we're currently working to determine when our YMCA School Holiday Program will return.

Further information will be published here and communicated to our existing families when a decision has been made.

Thank you for your ongoing support of Darebin Community Sports Stadium. 

  • Session information

    Educator-to-child ratios

    1:15 ratio for children over preschool age (five years).

    School Holiday Program hours

    7:30am - 6:00pm Monday - Friday

    Location and contact details

    The School Holiday Program takes place at Darebin Community Sports Stadium, 857 Plenty Rd, Reservoir.

  • Enrolment

    New Families

    Enrolment For each child you wish to enrol in our child care service, you need to:

    Families already registered with My Family Lounge

    You can only book in during the registration period.

    • Sign in to My Family Lounge Website
    • Select the Child Care service/s you wish to enrol your child in
    • Complete enrolment form, upload immunisation history statement, upload any relevant medical action plans
    • Select which day/ days you want to enroll in
    • Create Booking              
  • Fees, payment and subsidy


    Cost $60 full day (no half days available). Excursions and incursions incur an extra cost.

    Any late booking (after the enrolment closing date) will incur a $20 late administration fee. This fee will be charged per family and does not include bookings for any optional activities.


    Account payments are processed by direct debit fortnightly, unless you make alternate arrangements. Direct debit information must be collected as part of enrolment process.

    You will be contacted within 5 working days in regards to payment. We request all amounts owing be paid before commencement of the program.

    Child care subsidy

    This program qualifies for the child care subsidy offered by the Federal Government.

    The child case subsidy is calculated by a number of factors including: activity level, combined family income, service type and hourly rates.

    Learn more about the child care subsidy.