Bright Steps Academy Mildura
Childcare Centre

Our Mildura childcare centre is a new purpose-built early learning, preschool and kinder offering outstanding early education and school readiness programs for children aged six weeks to six years.

Featuring an innovative single-story design, our Mildura childcare centre offers eight spacious classrooms filled with abundant resources that nurture children’s interests at each stage of their development.

Beyond the classroom, our Mildura long day care service showcases five vibrant outdoor play spaces that are enriched with sandpits, forts, a pirate ship, misting arbours, bike track, gardens and nature paths, a soccer field, and more.

Nutritious meals, nappies and wipes, bedding, sports programs, incursions, and a school readiness program will all be included in our daily fee. Our opening hours will be 6:00 am – 6:00 pm on weekdays.


23 Lakepark Boulevard, Mildura VIC 3500

Open Hours

Monday to Friday
6:00 am – 6:00 PM


From 6 weeks to
school age


$140 and $145 per day
(before CCS)

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Welcome From Our Centre Director, Christa Cronje

Hello, I’m Christa Cronje, Centre Director at Bright Steps Academy in Mildura.

With over 10 years of experience in early childhood education, I am deeply passionate about supporting children in a child-centred, holistic, play-based learning environment that values strong relationships between educators, children, families, and the community.

I warmly invite you to join the Bright Steps Academy Mildura community. We look forward with excitement to the milestones and discoveries that await!

Our Service Inclusions

Learning tailored to each child’s needs and interests.

Breakfast, morning tea, lunch, afternoon tea and snack.

Purposefully designed indoor and outdoor learning spaces

Nappies and wipes are supplied for the convenience of families

Sport, Munch Move, wellbeing programs, and incursions.

Cot-sized bed sheets, beds, and a blanket are provided.

Take a Look Around Our Mildura Childcare Centre

Our Bright Key Learning Areas


Language, Reading, Writing, Phonics, Handwriting, Pencil Grip.


Science, Technology, Engineering, Art and Mathematics.


Communication Skills, Positive Behaviour, Manners and Courtesy.


Geography, Biology, Multiculturalism, Languages, and Diversity.


Music, Dancing, Art, Craft, Dramatic Play, and Creative Problem Solving.


Physical Activity, Sports, Nutrition, Health, Mindfulness, and Safe Sleep.

Our Early Learning And Preschool Programs

Bright Steps Academy offers exceptional education programs designed specifically for children aged 0-6. Our curriculum is carefully crafted to cater to young children’s needs, interests, and developmental stages, ensuring a tailored learning experience. With a focus on fostering a genuine love for learning, our programs empower children to reach their full potential, setting a solid foundation for their future academic and personal success.

Nursery Program


Our Nursery Program for ages 0-2 encourages children to learn and explore in a homely environment guided by mature educators.

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Toddler Program


Our Toddler Program for ages 2-3 develops children’s learning confidence, curiosity, and competence in a hands-on learning environment.

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Preschool and Kinder Program


Our Preschool and Kinder Program for ages 3-6 guides each child’s individual growth in preparation for school and their bright future beyond.

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We would love to hear from you to learn more about your family’s early education and childcare needs. We look forward to becoming your childcare provider!

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