Bourke Street Public School

Quality education in a caring environment

Telephone02 9319 7310

Before and after school care

Before and after school care is provided on-site by the Helping Hands Network. Helping Hands offers before school care from 7am, after school care until 6pm and also holiday care.

Enrolment Information and Forms can be found at the following website


Another after school care service provider for our school is The Girls and Boys Brigade. This service operates off-site in walking distance to the school, on Riley Street. In addition to after school care, Girls and Boys Brigade provides homework program, vacation care, weekend activities including camps, family support and training programs, as well as a youth program. 

There is access criteria to gain enrolment to these programs which may be supported by a Centrelink Low Income Health Care Card or through a referral or financial assessment.

The service is available Monday to Friday from 3pm to 6pm. Each afternoon their staff escort the children from Bourke Street Public School to their facility on Riley Street.