Moreland Kindergarten

Moreland Kindergarten is located on the grounds of at Merri-bek Primary School, on Wurundjeri land, and is managed by the NSEYC. The kindergarten provides a high quality program and was recently assessed as ‘Exceeding‘ the National Quality Standards for Early Childhood Education and Care (in 2022).

Our purpose is to Love a Life of Learning and Living. Our values are Trust, Respect, Relationships and Curiosity, and these values inform everything we do. We specialise in delivering high-quality early learning programs in close partnership with families, schools and the broader community, as we know this has enormous benefits for children’s lifelong learning. Our educational philosophy includes a focus on authentic relationships to support individual children’s wellbeing and development, with a strong emphasis on learning through play in nature.

Enrolments for the 3 and 4-year-old programs at Moreland Kindergarten are via the Merri-bek City Council. For assistance with the process, call us on 9306 1662, email, or for more information about the enrolment process see How to enrol.

Facilities and services

The kindergarten is based within the school grounds at Moreland Primary School. The kindergarten has recently been upgraded to improve the indoor and outdoor learning environments and create a new room to support the delivery of 3-year-old programs through the Victorian government’s Building Blocks initiative, as part of our ongoing efforts to provide the very best early learning opportunities for children in Merri-bek and all of the communities we work within.

The kindergarten offers programs for 3 and 4-year-old children. All programs are for 15 hours per week and are FREE (no cost to families).

The timetable for 2024 is as follows:

  • 3-year-old program: Tuesdays and Thursdays, 8.30am to 4.00pm
  • 4-year-old program: Tuesdays, Wednesdays, and Thursdays, 8.30am to 4.00pm (children attend two of these days)

Contact details

Address: 157-163 Moreland Road, Coburg 3058
(in the grounds of Merri-bek Primary School)
Phone: (03) 9386 3517

NSEYC Office phone (for enrolments): 9306 1662