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Childcare and Preschool

Opening Hours
Mon - Fri
7:00am - 6:00pm
From 6 weeks to
school age
0-3 years $131 per day
Over 3 years $127 per day
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A few words from our Centre Director, Rebecca.

At Edge Charnwood, children have the right to follow their interests and learn in the style which suits them best. We believe learning occurs in collaboration with their peers, Educators, and Families. We strongly believe in creating a warm, safe, and secure environment, where children feel free to communicate their needs, wants, and ideas.

We draw from the Reggio Emilia Philosophy and RIE Approach, using The Environment as a 3rd Teacher, offering children a rich learning environment through curriculum planning and developing respectful, responsive relationships with all children of every age.

We have strong connections with our families and our local community. We have partnered with The University of Canberra for research projects and offer this external support to children and families to ensure the best outcomes for children. At Edge Charnwood, we believe it takes a village to raise a child, and we are privileged to be a part of each child’s village.


About the Centre

Edge Early Learning Charnwood, previously Ducklings Early Learning, provides long daycare and preschool for children from 6 weeks to school age. Our team of long-standing educators are passionate about delivering a curriculum that is tailored to the interests and needs of the children. Our inquiry-based philosophy encourages children to ask questions, explore new ideas, and extend their findings, giving them a holistic approach to learning.

Our play-based learning guides children towards achieving development goals, including building a sense of identity, wellbeing, and being confident learners. Edge Charnwood was custom-designed around the natural elements of the suburb. Our spacious outdoor play areas were purpose-built around the native Australian trees and include veggies gardens, sandpits, communal dining spaces, and more. The natural elements continue inside the childcare centre with timber features, green walls, and light-coloured furnishings that make children feel at home and create the perfect canvas to display what they have been learning about.

ur amazing in-house chef Mary and pastry chef Philippa create a delicious weekly menu for the children to enjoy. We are passionate about involving children in the daily menu and constructing learning around nutrition, healthy bodies, and healthy minds. We cater to all dietary requirements and ensure children get the vital nutrients they need for sustained energy throughout their busy day.

With long childcare hours to enable easy drop-off and pick-up, quality education curriculums, nutritious meals catering to all dietary requirements, and a supportive daycare community, Edge Early Learning Charnwood will help set your child up for success.

  • Rated Exceeding in the National Quality Standards
  • Onsite parking for easy drop-offs & pick-ups
  • Security Pin Access
  • Located 200m from Brindabella Christian College
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Growing at Charnwood

“Never doubt that a small group of thoughtful, committed citizens can change the world; indeed, it is the only thing that ever has.” – Margaret Mead

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There's more to the story at Edge.

Exceeding the National Quality Standards

Preschool Program supporting successful transitions to school

Inquiry based approach focusing on learning through play and discovery

Nutritious meals provided by in-house chef

Storypark App used for regular updates and family communication

Sustainable Nappies, Wipes, Sunscreen provided

Do you need to bring anything?

At Edge we aim to make life as easy as possible for you, so we supply most of the necessities. However, there are a few items that you will need to bring to ensure your child has everything they need.

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  • Spare change of clothes
  • Comforters if required
  • Formula/Breastmilk & bottles
  • Drink bottle & Hat (supplied on enrolment)

Families love Edge

'This centre is fantastic, very well designed, always clean, the staff are always friendly and do an amazing job with the kids. Both my kids love attending.'
I have attended the centre since the very first day it has opened, so my experiences come from an extended time using the centre. I have always found the staff professional, friendly and informative. The programs put in place have really helped my son progress academically, emotionally and socially. The bonus is the centre is new with the most up to date processes, along with new equipment, kitchen, resources and educational toys. I have receive daily updates (including many photos) on ‘Storypark’ showing what my son has been learning that day.
M Smith
'The staff are all so friendly and helpful, the Centre itself is clean and organized, communication from the staff and management is great. Most importantly my boy loves going and has a ball every day he is there!'
'The environment is exceptional with many interesting learning pods, great outdoor areas and fun learning activities. The educators I deal with are friendly, approachable and compassionate to both parents and child's needs, teaching them positive lessons. I feel secure having my daughter in the hands of this crew and will continue to do so until she leaves for school.'
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Our online enrolment process means you can complete your application in your own time, at your own convenience. Simply fill out the form below to join our waitlist and we’ll contact you to confirm our availability.

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