School Holiday Programs - Primary

Vacation Care aims to encourage positive and productive relationships between children, parents and educators.

Council's vacation care program is for primary school aged children.

  • Springfield, Springfield Ave Croydon
  • Belmont Park, Olympus Dve Croydon South

The vacation care programs:

  • provide care for children aged 5 to 12 years of age who are currently attending primary school
  • operate between 8am and 6pm Monday to Friday during school holidays
  • do not operate on Public Holidays.

Please note, Friday 2 October 2015 is a Public Holiday - The program will be closed on this day.

The January Vacation Care Program for 2016 will operate from Monday 4 January - Friday 22 January 2016.

Current programs

Please note all documents are also available in an accessible MS Word format if required.

The September Vacation Care Program will run from Monday 21 September - Thursday 1 October 2015.

 Information for the September program is available by following the links.  If you would like to be added to the mailing list, please contact the Children's Services team on 9294 5734.

PDF  Belmont Park - September program (PDF, 403kb)

PDF  Springfield Avenue - September program (PDF, 393kb)

  Big Day Out - September program (793kb)

PDF  Vacation Information Sheets - September (DOC, 410kb)

PDF  Parent Handbook  (PDF, 815Kb)

PDF  Vacation Booking Forms - September (DOC233kb)


If your child has never attended the Vacation Care Program or attended prior to July 2015 you will need to complete a new enrolment form. Please complete one enrolment form for each child you are enrolling into the program.

PDF  Vacation Enrolment Form 2015 (DOC, 55kb)

Action plans

PDF   Anaphylaxis Action Plan (PDF, 697Kb) 

PDF   Asthma Care Plan for education and care services (PDF, 150kb)

PDF   ASCIA Action Plan Allergic Reactions (PDF, 212kb)

PDF   Diabetes Management Plan (PDF, 45Kb)

PDF   Eczema Action Plan (PDF, 232Kb)

PDF   Epilepsy Management Plan (PDF, 47Kb)

PDF   Epipen Action Plan For Insect Allergy (PDF, 695Kb) 

About Council's Vacation Care

We provide a fully accredited, high quality, professional, flexible and fun vacation care program which complies with the Education and Care Services National Regulations and National Quality Framework.

Our programs offer children:

  • secure and consistent care
  • a program that is child focused, fun, interesting, stimulating and appropriate for primary school aged children.
  • a variety of recreational experiences and opportunities.
  • an environment that maintains a high standard of health, hygiene, safety and nutrition and where children are guided in appropriate routines.

More information

Maroondah City Council (Primary School Program)
Phone: 9294 5734

Primary School vacation care programs are also operated and run by:

Accessible documents

Word  Program Guidelines (Doc, 43Kb)

Word  Parent Handbook (Doc, 224Kb)

Word  Belmont_Park_Sept_program_(DOC_1.08mb).doc

Word  Springfield_Sept_program_(DOC_634kb).doc

Word  Vacation-Booking_Forms_September_(DOC_97kb).doc


Word  Vacation Enrolment Form (DOC, 55kb)

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