Enrolling in kindergarten

When choosing a kindergarten and planning to enrol your child in a three or four-year-old program, we encourage you to visit different kindergartens to get a feel for them.There are different enrolment processes for different kindergartens. 

Contact these kindergartens directly to arrange enrolment:

  • Merbein Preschool Kindergarten
  • Millewa Preschool
  • Murrayville Preschool
  • Ouyen Preschool
  • Underbool Preschool

Contact Council to enrol at these kindergartens:

  • Irymple Kindergarten
  • Kathleen Kelly Kindergarten
  • Mildura South Kindergarten
  • Nangiloc & District Kindergarten
  • Mildura West Kindergarten
  • Red Cliffs Kindergarten
  • De Garis Kindergarten
  • St Margaret's Preschool
  • Pasadena Preschool

Mildura Rural City Council coordinates enrolments for the above kindergartens. All enquiries should be directed to us regarding enrolments for these centres by emailing kindergarten@mildura.vic.gov.au

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Enrolment timeline

1 June
Enrolments Open

31 July
Enrolments for First Round places close 5pm
(Enrolments submitted after this date will be considered for Second Round placements)

31 August
First Round – Placement offers sent
Second Round – Enrolments close 5pm
(Enrolments submitted after this date will be considered for Third Round placements)

30 September
Second Round – Placement offers sent
Third Round – Enrolments close 5pm

November/December
Third Round – Placement offers sent 

After these dates
Families receive information directly from the accepted kindergarten

Enrolments will continue to be accepted for prekindergarten and kindergarten for the following year.

Required Documentation

You must provide the following documents when enrolling your child:

  • Proof of immunisation by providing an Immunisation History Statement.
  • Health Care Card and/or Pension Card (if applicable)

An Immunisation History Statement can be requested from the Australian Immunisation Register (AIR) by calling 1800 653 809 or your MyGov Account or through a Medicare Service Centre.

Families who do not hold a Medicare card must call the Australian Immunisation Register to request an Immunisation History Statement

Enrolment Forms

Enrolment forms for 2021 will be available as of Monday 1 June 2020, from:

  • Phoning the Kindergarten Enrolment Officer on (03) 5018 8562
  • Online form (see Related Information below on or after June 1)