Welcome To Ballykin Early Learning Centres, Rose Bay

The Ballykin School - Rose Bay, NSW

In The Heart Of Rose Bay Village

Located in the heart of Rose Bay Village, Ballykin offers a high-quality, early learning environment for children aged 20 months to 6 years old. A dedicated early learning centre, Ballykin Rose Bay is conveniently located, well-resourced and designed to be fun, safe and inspiring. Our nurturing and highly experienced team delivers educational programmes that help guide the children to become creative, confident and curious thinkers, with an enduring love of learning.

Apply To Enrol

We are currently accepting Wait List applications for Enrolment at Ballykin Early Learning Centres, Rose Bay. To start the application process simply click on the button below and fill in the on-line form. We will then contact you as soon as a place becomes available.

A Snapshot Of Our Centre


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Our Early Learning Programmes

Utilising a proven ‘Play’ based curriculum that focuses on creativity and nature, our Ballykin Rose Bay centre is separated into three defined learning spaces. With the children transitioning through each age appropriate space, the Ballykin journey culminates in a school readiness program that prepares the children for the next stage of their education. Our educators build relationships with each child, creating continuity and trust as they move from class to class and progress on their Ballykin journey.

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20 Months to 3 Years Old
Our starting room is a nurturing, caring and supportive learning environment for your toddler to explore and experience the first stage of their early education journey. The curriculum focusses on belonging, care, autonomy, curiosity, independence and building friendships.

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3 to 4 Years Old
A Preschool educational program designed specifically for the needs of your 3 year old child, the Wallabies room has an emphasis on a play based curriculum, inspiring creative thought and action. The curriculum focusses on creativity, investigation, challenge and resilience.

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4 to 5 Years Old
A preschool educational program focussed on a play based curriculum that supports children as they explore and create and specifically designed to prepare your child for School. The curriculum focusses on persistence, imagination, problem solving and own learning.

Other Classes & Activities

Ballykin Rose Bay offers lots of other fun classes. Available for all the children in our care, these classes are unique to our centre and draw on the individual skills and abilities of our in-house educators and carers.

Indigenous Culture
Facilitated by Indigenous educators, the children learn about our First Nations people and their cultural and spiritual connection to the land, sky and waterways that surround us, through music, storytelling, dance and art projects.

Using a combination of planned and spontaneous experiences the children learn about nature through interacting with our in our newly renovated outdoor environment, including veggie garden, worm farm and bush tucker garden beds.

Facilitated on a twice weekly basis by Ballykin's Spanish speaking educator our Spanish class helps the children to learn another language through literacy and music experiences, that includes singing and greeting each other in Spanish.

What Our Families Say

We Care

At Ballykin the needs and wellbeing of each child is at the core of everything we do. As part of our care program, meals are prepared fresh each day by our onsite chefs. The children are provided with three nutritious meals, as well as morning and afternoon snacks, hats, sunscreen and nappies when required.

Our Community

We believe in community and take a collaborative approach to the daily care and education of the children. We work closely with our families, listening to their needs and sharing our insights and perspectives. Our convenient location in the heart of Rose Bay supports our strong community focus with regular local excursions to Rose Bay beach, parks, local shops, schools and other key community places.

Meet The Rose Bay Team

Our educators nurture and build relationships with each child, creating continuity and trust as they progress on their Ballykin journey. Click on the button to meet the Ballykin team.

Do You Have Any Questions?

Please refer to our Frequently Asked Questions section for answers to some of the most common queries we receive. If you don't find what your are looking for then please feel free to contact us.

Ballykin Early Learning Centres - Rose Bay
24 Dover Road, Rose Bay NSW 2029
Tel. 02 9371 6275

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