Busy Bees on Ashdale

Busy Bees on Ashdale

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Monday – Friday
7.00am – 6.00pm

Busy Bees on Ashdale located in Darch welcomes you with large and bright play rooms and spacious outdoor play areas primed for adventure and discovery. Our Ashdale Service is a warm and inviting place, complete with passionate Educators who work hard to create a safe and secure environment where every child can thrive.

At Busy Bees on Ashdale your child will benefit from:

  • Early Learning for ages 6 weeks to 5 years old
  • Long standing Educators who are dedicated to your child’s learning journey
  • Family oriented environment built on strong community connections
  • Quality learning resources and highly qualified Educators
  • Nutritionally balanced meals made by our Qualified Chef
  • Happy Feet Fitness program that combines dance, music and the joy of active play
  • Interesting play and learning spaces that stimulate children’s senses

Jenny Milland is the appointed Service Manager and brings with her over 20 years’ experience in Early Childhood Education and Care. Supported by a team of 25 passionate staff, the Service offers 94 places for children every day in Darch. Conveniently located next to the Darch Plaza, Busy Bees on Ashdale is close to public transport as well as schools, shops and parks.

Busy Bees on Ashdale encompasses an innovative approach which is based on the discovery and exploration of respectful relationships with children. We follow this philosophy and offer children uninterrupted time for play, plenty of freedom, a calm and relaxed environment, cooperative relationships, and our full attention.

We would love to have you join our Busy Bees family on Ashdale. Contact our team to book your tour today.

Jenny Milland

Service Manager

Jenny Milland

Service Manager

Hi, my name is Jenny Milland and I am the Service Manager for Busy Bees on Ashdale. I have worked at the Service since it was opened in March 2010. I hold a Diploma in Early Childhood Education and have 20 years’ experience in the sector.

I am extremely proud to be part of a team who work hard to provide a supportive and educational environment for our children in the Service. As part of my role, I support and mentor our team of 25 passionate staff and believe in continued investment in their success through professional development opportunities.

Most importantly, I am extremely passionate about the families at Busy Bees on Ashdale. We work hard to build lasting relationships with families, children and the community, as well as providing the highest quality care. We are proud of the great connection we have with our local community.

What's Included



Meals Provided

Qualified Educators



Vegetable and Herb Garden

Our Fees

0-1 Years
$137.5 per day
1-2 Years
$137.5 per day
2-3 Years
$135.5 per day
3-4 Years
$135.5 per day
4+ Years
$135.5 per day
  • The above Fees are based on the Centre’s average daily 10-hour session.
  • Please note that different combinations of days or sessions may result in an increase or decrease to the daily rate.
  • Please contact our Family Support Team on 1300 851 331 for personalised fee information for your child.
  • We can also help you calculate your Childcare Subsidy using our super friendly Childcare Subsidy Calculator.

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