Our crèche service is available to all customers of the South West Sports Centre. It provides a caring environment for your children to enjoy themselves whilst you are making use of the facilities.
Please be advised our crèche is not a licensed child care service under the Children and Community Services Act 2004. It is a condition of use that parents must remain within the centre at all times whilst the children are attending creche.
To ensure a safe and quality visit, we have designed the following guidelines:
- Operating hours are 8am – 12 noon Monday to Friday and 8am – 11.30am Saturday if there are no late bookings
- Ages are 8wks – 5yrs Monday to Friday and 8wks – 7yrs on Saturdays
- Snacks are fruit and veg only and a water bottle for older children. Please provide snacks cut and ready to go
- Children under 1 can have a bottle(formula/breast milk) at any time. Children under 2 can only have a bottle for sleep time/comfort if strapped in pram
- Parents must remain within the South West Sports Centre whilst children are in the crèche
- Bookings are essential to secure a spot and must be made at least 24 hours prior to attendance. Please make only one booking at a time
- An enrolment form must be completed for each child prior to their first crèche visit. Please provide a copy of anaphylaxis or asthma plans if needed
- Children must be signed in on the attendance register and signed out on departure
- Children can only be collected by the parent who signs them in, unless a prior arrangement has been made with staff
- If your child has suffered a communicable disease, a doctors clearance is required before he/she can return to crèche
- Should your child become distressed while in crèche all attempts will be made to settle him/her however, you may be requested to attend to your child
- In the event of an emergency, staff will evacuate children from the danger area. Once all children are accounted for and in a safe location parents may collect their children. Please sign in and out correctly to assist us with this
- Please feel free to visit our childcare facility to discuss your child’s needs with our qualified staff
Please note that crèche does not operate on any day of a long weekend or public holidays.
Creche Room Hire
Did you know you can now hire the creche for your child’s birthday? Looking for a private party/play venue? To book and more information click here.