Enrol your child

My Family Lounge

‘My Family Lounge’ is a parent portal that Community First Step families can access to manage enrolments, bookings and waitlist for any of our Children’s Services.

Simply click ‘Register’ to get started or ‘Sign-In’ now to manage your account.


Enrolling your child is easy

Simply complete the online form below or pick up an enrollment form from one of our centres, and return to us.

Important information:

When completing the enrollment form, please state the names of the people authorised to collect your child.

Our centres are approved to offer Childcare Benefit (CCB), please ask your centre Coordinator for further information.

If there are no vacancies at the centre of your choice, you can join a waiting list and you will be contacted when a place becomes available.

Click here for Before & After School Care Enrolment Form

Click here for The Parks Occasional Child Care Enrolment Form

Click here for Tangerine Street Before & After School Care Expressions of Interest



Centre Fees & Bond

Upon enrollment a bond of two weeks full fee is required to secure your child’s place at the centre. This will stay in your account until the last two weeks of your child’s attendance.

Fees are to be paid weekly and paid two weeks in advance.

Fees are to be paid by EFTPOS.

Please finalise each term’s fees by the last Monday of the term.

Fees as at 1st July 2019:

  • Before School Care: $20.00 per session
  • After School Care: $25.00 per session
  • Vacation Care: $65.00 per day
  • Occasional Care  0-2 year olds– $13.50 per hour – Minimum 3 hour booking
  • Occasional Care 2-3 year olds – $12.00 per hour – Minimum 3 hour booking
  • Occasional Care 3-5 year olds – $11.50 per hour – Minimum 3 hour booking
  • Daily Rate – $78.00 per day

Emergency Care

We know sometimes things do not go to plan,  so if you need care at the last minute we can help.
You will be required to pay a bond of $30.

Children attending for more than 3 weeks will need to enrol on a permanent basis.

Contact us if you need further information or to book emergency care.