Avenues Early Learning Centre Carina is a purpose-built double centre with 135 places per day. Our centre has lovely outdoor play areas with natural elements including gardening areas, plants, and sandpits. We have two Kindergarten Programs run by experienced Early Childhood Teachers.
Our Educators and Management are long standing employees of Avenues Early Learning Centres who are passionate about providing high quality Early Education to children. We have an array of multicultural staff who represent many different cultures and speak a range of languages.
Our team of educators are passionate and are dedicated to providing innovative and engaging learning programs and a lifelong love of learning. Our programs embed sustainable practices, where our children care for the garden and grow edible plants.
We embed self-care practices into our curriculum to ensure children develop a strong sense of well being. We are staffed with mature, qualified and well experienced professionals, who develop collaborative partnerships as they work alongside families to provide an enriching environment for your children to grow and develop.
6:30am to 6:00pm Monday to Friday
Centre Manager: Vicky Arthur
Address: 93 Zahel Street, Carina QLD 4152
Phone: (07) 3398 8208
Long Day Care for children from 6 wks – 5 Yrs
2 Government approved Kindergarten programs run by a registered Early Childhood Teacher
Interactive whiteboard in Kindergarten room
Hush Little Baby Music Program and Raw Arts Program included in the fees.
The essentials including: nappies, sunscreen, sheets for rest and sleep time.
Ginger Sports – Soccer
Happy Feet & Ginger Sports
New Years Day Wednesday 1st CENTRE CLOSED
Chinese New Year Saturday 25th
In the lead up to this day together we will celebrate the ‘Year of the Rat’ with our Chinese friends.
Happy Chinese New Year!
Australia Day Public Holiday Monday 27th CENTRE CLOSED
Waitangi Day – Thursday 6th
Celebrate with our New Zealand friends as we learn about the New Zealand culture.
Valentine’s Day – Friday 14th
Let’s spend the day showing our love and appreciation for each other.
Pancake Day (Shrove Tuesday) – Tuesday 25th
Today we will take part in the tradition of making pancakes the day before Lent begins.
Clean Up Australia Day – Friday 28th
Let’s all join together to look after our precious environment
Parent Evening – Tuesday 3rd March 6-7pm
Holi Festival – Monday 9th
Today we celebrate the festival of colour, a day of spreading happiness and love.
World’s Greatest Shave Wednesday 11th
We’ll be coming along with our wacky hair and fundraising to help Aussie families beat blood cancer.
St Patricks Day – Tuesday 17th
Celebrate with our Irish friends as we learn about the Irish culture.
Harmony Day – Monday 23rd
It is a time to celebrate Australian multiculturalism and diversity.
Earth Hour – Friday 27th
Today we’ll be switching off our lights to start the conversation
Centre Photos Tuesday 31st March – Friday 3rd April
Nature Play Week – 25 March – April 5
Let’s get the kids outside and into nature!
Easter Celebrations – Thursday 9th
Come and celebrate Easter and Greek Orthodox Easter with our special Easter Parade.
Easter Friday Friday 10th CENTRE CLOSED
Easter Monday Monday 13th CENTRE CLOSED
ANZAC Day Saturday 25th
Leading up to this day we remember the brave Australian and New Zealanders who have served for our country.
National Road Safety Week & Walk Safely to School Day – 3rd – 10th
Time to learn about road safety and how to be safe on the footpath. Labour Day Monday 4th CENTRE CLOSED
Mother’s Day Pamper Afternoon – Friday 8th
Let’s celebrate the amazing Mothers in our lives with a special afternoon just for them!
Australia Says No More – 11th – 15th
This week we are raising community awareness of the social and personal impacts of domestic and family violence and the support available to those affected.
Under 8’s Week – 25th – 29th
Celebrating our little ones with fun and games. Australia’s Biggest Morning Tea Thursday 28th Bring along a gold coin and join in our Biggest Morning Tea to support the Cancer Council.
World Environment Day – Friday 5th
Encouraging worldwide awareness and action to protect our environment
World Oceans Day – Monday 8th
By working together, we can — and will — protect our shared ocean
NAIDOC week – 5th – 12th
Celebrate the history, culture and achievements of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples.
National Pyjama Day Friday 17th
Come dressed in your PJ’s and bring along a gold coin to support foster kids with big dreams.
Dental Health Week – 3rd – 9th
Keeping our mouths healthy and learning about good oral hygiene.
Ekka Show Day Wednesday 12th CENTRE CLOSED
Red Nose Day Disco Friday 14th
Bring along a gold coin and let’s party while we support those that provide vital services for SIDS.
RSPCA Cupcake Day Monday 17th
Raising money to help rescue, rehabilitate and rehome animals.
Kindergarten Program Info Evening – Wednesday 19th
We invite families of 2020 and 2021 Kindergarten Program children to come along, hear about the Kindergarten Program and the transition to school
Book Week – 24th – 28th – CURIOUS CREATURES, WILD MINDS
Bring along your favourite books throughout the week; and come along dressed up as your favourite book character on Wednesday 26th.
Early Childhood Educators Day – Wednesday 2nd
Time to celebrate the amazing educators at Carina Avenues!
Father’s Day Sausage Sizzle – Friday 4th
Let’s celebrate the amazing Fathers in our lives with a special afternoon just for them!
R U OK? Dayn-nThursday 10th
Learning to be good friends and great listeners.
Queen’s Birthday Monday 5th CENTRE CLOSED
National Nutrition Week – 12th – 16th
Making healthy food choices to keep ourselves strong and healthy.
International Children’s Day – Wednesday 28th
“A Caring World Shares”
Day for Daniel – Friday 30th
Today we wear red and spread awareness of child safety.
Grandparents Day/Special Person Sausage Sizzle – Friday 23rd
Let’s celebrate the amazing Grandparents and Special People in our lives with a special afternoon just for them!
Halloween – Friday 30th
Dress in your best costume for a day of fun!
Remembrance Day – Wednesday 11th
Remembering members of the armed forces that have served in the line of duty.
National Recycling Week – 9th – 13th
Minimising waste and learning about the benefits of recycling.
Diwali – Saturday 14th
Celebrating the Festival of Lights.
Christmas Disco – Friday 27th
Join us for some Christmas fun as we dance the night away!
St Andrew’s Day – 30th November
Celebrate with our Scottish friends as we celebrate all things Scottish
Kindergarten Graduation – Wednesday 2nd
Tonight we celebrate our amazing Kindergarten children as they prepare to head off to school.
Christmas Afternoon Tea – Friday 11th
Come and join us for a joined afternoon tea celebrating the end of term!
Christmas Day Friday 25th CENTRE CLOSED
Boxing Day Holiday Monday 28th CENTRE CLOSED
New Years Eve – Thursday 31st
Let’s celebrate the last day of the year together!