A Leafy And Loving Environment

Our Nunawading Centre gives your child the freedom to explore, investigate, discover, and grow.

Spacious & Safe

Our Nunawading centre is architecturally designed to be a spacious, stimulating, and safe environment.

Leafy Living

Our Nunawading centre features ample outdoor space and a calming, leafy environment.

Exciting Excursions

Children and educators explore the area during their walking excursions and regularly visit the local aged care centre to spend time with aged care residents.

Our Nunawading Early Learning Centre gives your child the freedom to explore, discover, make connections, and grow.

Located on Mountain View Road, our Nunawading facility offers exceptional care and learning for your child, with facilities and programs catering for ages 6 weeks to kindergarten.

At Starfish Early Learning, we appreciate the immense significance of a child’s early years in shaping their future. This commitment is evident in our unwavering dedication to building secure, nurturing, and inspirational learning environments.
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0 - 3 years program

We strive to provide a play-based curriculum that encourages learning in all developmental domains. Learning opportunities we provide include sensory experiences, construction, imaginative play, music and movement.

  • We offer extracurricular experiences with experts in physical education, arts, indigenous culture, and animals
  • Tailored for safety and developmental challenges, our facilities for babies and toddlers encourage appropriate risks while ensuring their well-being.

3-5 years funded kindergarten program

Our funded kindergarten program draws on multiple highly regarded early learning philosophies, combining them with incursions by experts in fields such as physical education, animals, dance and indigenous culture.

  • Our educators hold bachelor’s degrees in early childhood education, implement an approved educational program incorporating diverse approaches and theorists.
  • Starfish promotes child development through a relational approach, ensuring a safe, enjoyable, and enriching learning environment.

    Learn more about our funded kindergarten program and see if your child is eligible for subsidies by using our subsidy calculator.
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Meet the Team


Tonii Tran

Managing Director

Kera Degenhardt

Operations Manager

Debbie Scott

Nunawading Centre Director

Frequently Asked Questions

Our Nunawading centre is located at 28 Mountain View Road, Nunawading.
Our Nunawading Centre is open five days a week, Monday to Friday, from 7am to 6pm.
Some of the suburbs we service at our Nunawading Centre include Forest Hill, Vermont, Donvale, Doncaster East and Box Hill North. To confirm a full list, please contact us.
Our Nunawading centre has seven rooms: two nurseries, three toddler rooms, and one each for three and four-year-olds.

Get Started With Starfish!

Contact our team to learn more or secure your child’s place at Starfish today!