• Fables On The Mountain

About Us




Fables On The Mountain Early Learning Discovery Centre is a warm, caring, dynamic, interactive, educational and FUN place to be. We are a “Heritage Listed” Long Day Care Centre located on the hillside of Mount Kembla in Wollongong. We cater for up to 30 children daily, aged from 6 weeks to 6 years. Fables On The Mountain is open Monday to Friday from 7.30am – 6.00pm, 50 weeks per year. We are closed on designated Public Holidays.


We are pleased to have such wonderful and dedicated Educators working at the Centre. Our Educators are highly qualified and the staff structure of the Centre is as follows:

  • Centre Manager
  • Early Childhood Teacher
  • 4 X Diploma Trained & Certified Educators
  • 4 X Certificate 3 Educators
  • 1 X Trainee Educators
  • 2 X Casual Educators (Diploma & Certificate 3)

At Fables On The Mountain
we are pleased to offer

  • High Quality Childcare by professional and well trained educators that recognise the personal and educational needs of both children and their families
  • Separate Baby, Toddler & Pre-School rooms and playground areas
  • Safe, secure and interactive playground areas
  • Nutritious meals provided daily by Kids Gourmet Food
  • Proficient and Practical School Readiness Programs

Enrolment Fees

Our daily fees are:
$125.00 for 0-24 Months or
$125.00 per day for 25 Months – 36 months.
$120 3 years to 5 Years Old (less your CCS subsidy).

The following is included in these fees:

  • Educational & Developmental Programs
  • Excellent School Readiness Program (4-5 years)
  • 3 Nutritional Meals per day including Fruit, Vegetables & late afternoon snacks
  • Nappies, Hats, Bedsheets, Blankets & Sunscreen is provided
  • Natural Sustainable Outdoor Playground Environment
  • 3 Separate Outdoor Areas to cater for all age groups
  • Yearly Incursions and Planned Excursions (some excursions may attract an additional fee)
  • Extra-Curricular activities (Dance & Gymnastic Classes)

All fees are to be paid 2 weeks in advance and the initial fees must be paid 2 weeks prior to your child’s commencement date at Fables On The Mountain.

A $250 bond per child is payable to secure your child’s position at the Centre. The full value of the bond is refundable once their time at the Centre has been completed however the bond is non-refundable in cases where a cancellation occurs prior to the child’s commencement at the Centre.

Our Centre

Growing with Discovery and Learning


Nurturing, warm and caring environment.


Developing self-help skills and independence.


Building self-confidence and developmental learning.

Our goal is to create a place that engages each child.