Enrolling in kindergarten

Click here to enrol in 2022

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. 

Kinder session times for 2022(PDF, 279KB)

Council manages the enrolments 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

Applications for 2022 kindergarten places are now open. To be included in first round offers, please apply by 31 July 2021.

If you would like to apply for a kindergarten place for this year please contact kindergarten@mildura.vic.gov.au.

Enrolment timeline for 2022

1 June

Kindergarten applications open at 8am

31 July

First round applications close by 5pm. Applications after this time will be considered in the 2nd round.

1 August

Second round applications open

Mid-August

First round applications – kindergarten places offered.

A link to a complete enrolment to be submitted at this time to secure place.

31 August

Second round applications close by 5pm. Applications after this time will be considered in the 3rd round.

1 September

Third round applications open

30 September onwards

Second round applications – kindergarten places offered.

A link to a complete enrolment to be submitted at this time to secure place.

Please note, we have had to delay round two letters of offers for kindergarten registrations submitted in August due to unforeseen circumstances. This will now be sent from 30 September onwards. We thank parents for their patience and understanding.

30 September

Third round applications close by 5pm

Applications after this time will be considered if kindergarten places are still available.

Mid-October

Third round applications – kindergarten places offered.

A link to a complete enrolment to be submitted at this time to secure place.

November & December

Information packs and orientation information will be supplied by kindergartens

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.

Contact these kindergartens directly to arrange enrolment:

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