Year-Round Care

As part of its commitment to supporting working families, Council are a proud sponsor of Year-Round-Care which has been operating in Tamworth since 1994.

Year-Round Care is available before and after school during school terms and on weekdays during school holiday periods. There are two centres, East Tamworth located within Tamworth Public School and South Tamworth located within West Tamworth Public School.

Both centres are Child Care Benefit approved and also go through assessment and compliance through NSW Early Childhood Education and Care Directorate.

For more information on the National Quality Framework please refer to

Year Round Care operates according to its Policy Manual. (PDF 1011KB)

For all details about before and after school care, vacation care, opening hours, fees, school bus timetables, guidelines and more, please refer to our Parent Information Booklet. (PDF 1.2MB) 



Bookings are essential for all Year-Round Care services. A Year Round Care Enrolment Form (PDF 454.7KB) must be completed and booking times confirmed with the Centre staff.  This form is suitable for enrolment to all three children’s services offered by Council.  

To complete an enrolment form online, please click here

Children with special needs may be eligible to attend the service under the Inclusion Support program. Contact the Year-Round Care Co-ordinator to discuss individual needs.

For further information about the children’s services offered or to discuss your family's needs, phone (02) 6766 6862 or submit an online enquiry.