Childcare at AVLC

Being a parent can be demanding, and exercise can help meet those demands. The Ascot Vale Leisure Centre offers safe and nurturing childcare services (registered with the Department of Education & Training) for members as well as casual visitors.

We deliver a safe and nurturing environment for children aged 6 weeks to school age children during the school holidays. Our qualified and experienced childcare team enjoy a close working relationship with each child's parents. A relationship that delivers safety, growth and development.

Childcare Features 

We provide a fun and safe environment with activities including indoor and outdoor play, home corner, story books, arts and crafts, puzzles, blocks, and playdough.

While the children are entertained, parents can enjoy the family-friendly gym facilities. Including our large selection of group fitness classes, use of the gym and swimming pools or indulge in some well-deserved downtime at our cafe. 

Availability and Childcare Bookings

Childcare and occasional care are available to both members and non-members. Sessions can be booked back-to-back and can be made on a casual basis or up to two weeks in advance. 

Casual Childcare - these are sessions available to parents and guardians that are staying in the centre and utilising the facilities (e.g., to have a swim, do a workout or attend a group fitness class).

Occasional Care - these are sessions for parents and guardians that need to leave the centre (e.g., to attend work, an appointment, run errands etc).


Childcare Fees 2023/24

  Standard Concession
MOVE Member Casual Creche $7.00 $5.00
MOVE Member Occasional Care $8.10 $5.85
MOVE Member 10x Creche Sessions $58.50 $41.80
MOVE Member 25x Creche Sessions $137.05 $98.70
Casual Creche Fee $12.90 $9.15
Occasional Care $16.85 $12.15
10x Casual Creche Sessions $115.95 $83.20
25x Casual Creche Sessions $274.05 $197.30

Please Note:

  • Bookings are essential.
  • You are required to provide your child's immunisation history.
  • Before your child can be left in the care of our childcare staff, a fully completed enrolment form along with a copy of your child’s immunisation details must be submitted. Download below. 
For all Childcare enquiries, please contact

Childcare Opening Hours

Our operating hours are Monday to Friday (excluding public holidays). There are 3 sessions between the hours of 9am – 1pm. For your convenience, we have coordinated the session times with most group fitness classes to accommodate childcare planning.

Session Times

Session 1: 09:00 am – 10:20 am
Session 2: 10:20 am – 11:40 am
Session 3: 11:40 am – 01:00 pm

Enrolment & Induction Process

Before your child can be left in the care of our childcare staff, a fully completed enrolment form along with a copy of your child’s immunisation details must be submitted. Parents are required to attend an induction, which are conducted at 11am Monday to Friday.

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