Merrylands Preschool Child Care Centre | Young Academics

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Merrylands Child Care Centre

Located in a quiet residential area, this boutique centre has been purpose built to inspire children’s love of learning and exploration.

Both the indoor and outdoor early learning spaces have been designed to stimulate discovery and learning with an abundance of age appropriate resources and an outdoor area featuring a bike track, wooden cubby house and sandpit.

Opening Time:7:00 AM - 6:00 PM

Located 5 minutes away from the heart of Merrylands, this YA Early Learning Centre embraces the family-centred aura of the suburb and builds on the love of children’s learning, from 6 weeks to 6 years, providing infant care, day care and preschool programs. .
Both indoor and outdoor areas are carefully finished to avenue learning for your little one. Each resource is specifically hand-picked for the purpose of buffing 21st century skills, preparing your child for the real world.

In addition to this practical knowledge, all equipment promises the academic progress of children. Whether through the stimulating colours, to the school-play resources, all equipment ensure a safe and nurturing learning environment and complement each and every one of our learning programs.

With ample off-street parking, drop off and pick up is made easy.

Want to be part of our family? Book a tour or enquire about availability in our Merrylands centre on 1300 668 993.

Featuring just three early learning rooms, this beautiful centre feels like home as soon as you walk through the front door. The rooms and bright and airy, filled with modern and wooden age appropriate resources, ensuring children are able to learn, explore and discover at their own pace. A bespoke cubby house anchors the expansive backyard area, and is surrounded by a bike track, water play and construction areas, a sandpit and so much more!

We know that each child is a unique individual and we tailor our Evolution program to ensure they receive a holistic approach to early learning focused on providing developmental, emotional and social support.

Our fundamental philosophy is built on the learning outcomes of the Early Years Learning Framework (EYLF) and our daily program is divided into 7 key guaranteeing children or all ages receive a well-rounded education.

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Our Young Academics centres each have a unique learning environment, built to reflect the locality and the community around them. Each centre is architecturally designed with state of the art facilities and landscapes with a focus on bringing the natural environment in. Our centres are open Monday to Friday, 52 weeks of the year (except for gazetted public holidays).

As families, you can expect Young Academics centres to provide:

  • All nappies, wipes, Avent bottles and sunscreen
  • Access to our Evolution Program including a dedicated transition to school program
  • Brand new, state of the art facilities and resources for all age groups
  • 5 nutritious meals prepared fresh daily by the Centre Cook, with menus designed in collaboration with a child nutritionist
  • Dedicated educators who truly love what they do
  • All cot and bed linen
  • Safe and secure centre with keypad access
  • Daily communication to all families directly to your smart phone via Kinderloop
  • CCS entitlement


Choosing a childcare centre for your precious little person is no small decision. At Young Academics, we understand the many factors you need to consider – and we’re here to support you every step of the way.

As a family, everything is taken care of as soon as you walk through the centre doors. We provide each child with nappies, wipes, linen, sunscreen, 5 delicious meals, superior facilities and resources, dedicated and engaged educators and a world class daily program focusing on overall wellness, filled with lots of time for fun and exploration.

Our comprehensive offering provides families with peace of mind knowing that their child will be wonderfully taken care of and immersed in educational experiences from the moment they arrive, to the moment they leave the centre.

And while we pride ourselves on our excellent facilities and learning programs, it’s our team that really sets us apart. We strongly believe that great childcare comes from great educators. That is why we go out of our way to select childcare professionals who are highly qualified, experienced, active, and truly love what they do. It may sound simple, but we know that families and the children in our care feel the difference.

We look forward to welcoming your family into our family!



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Trust is everything in childcare, and we work hard to earn it. Whether we’re communicating with families or with each other, we’re truthful, respectful and responsive.


We love looking after children – it’s that simple. It’s what drives us to ensure we’re always implementing best practice in everything we do, from qualifications to processes and curriculum. There’s no place for cutting corners!


Always on the front foot, we’re constantly seeking ways to improve what we do. Just like your children, we’re always learning, growing, adapting and evolving.

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We want Young Academics to feel like a home away from home, so we keep family values at the heart of everything we do. It’s about closeness, trust, unity and teamwork.

Keen to join the Young Academics family?

Enquire now or contact us to arrange a tour