Ararat Outside School Hours Care (OSHC)
We offer Before and After School Care, along with a jam-packed
Ararat 800 OSHC
70-78 Moore Street, Ararat
T: 0400 886 524
Before School Care: Mondays - Fridays 6:45am - 8:45am
After School Care/After Kinder Care: 2.00pm - 6.00pm (School terms)
School Holiday Program (Vacation Care): 8.00am - 6.00pm
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Enrolling and Booking the Program
Before and After School Care
All families new to the service (Before/After School Care and Holiday Program), are required to enrol first. This is completed through your "My Family Lounge" account . The link to register and log-in is below.
Once enrolled, you will be able to request permanent or casual days of care from within "My Family Lounge".
2. How to Book and Types of Bookings
Bookings for Before and After School Care can be either on a permanent and/or casual basis
A permanent booking is defined as a child booked to attend the service on the same day/s each week or fortnight. A Request of Absence can be submitted if your child will not be attending the service. Please refer to the
Request for Absence Form for further details and conditions.
Please refer to the Cancellation section of the Family Handbook for information relating to changing or cancelling permanent bookings.
How to make a permanent booking
A Permanent After School Care booking can be requested via your "My Family Lounge" account online. This request will be sent to Ararat OSHC and depending on vacancy, you will receive an offer of placement by email and on your account, which you will need to accept if suitable.
Casual bookings are days that do not fall into a regular weekly or fortnightly pattern.
Bookings will depend on available spaces.
How to make a casual booking
A Casual After School Care booking can be requested via your "My Family Lounge" account online. Or alternatively by sending the service an email or by phoning the venue of 0400 886 524. Bookings are not secure until you have received confirmation either through My Family Lounge or by the service.
If you require assistance please contact our Ararat OSHC Venue 0400 886 524 or at email@example.com.
Enrol and manage your bookings here
Changing, Cancelling Bookings & Requesting an Absence
Changes of Bookings (ASC and BSC): are completed through your My Family Lounge account.
Requests for Absences: are completed via a form. Note: please see the conditions on the form.
Cancellation of Bookings: are completed via a form. Note: please see the conditions on the form.
Return of Forms: These forms should be returned to
Request for Absence Form (Tip: For electronic fill-in, save this form down, fill-in on your device and resave before emailing)
Cancellation of Bookings Form
(Tip: For electronic fill-in, save this form down, fill-in on your device and resave before emailing)
Download: OSHC Family Handbook - July 2019
For further information please contact us on 0408 531 795 or fill in our