Can my child come on an individual day?

Sure, children are welcome to come for as many days they wish (provided there is availability).

Will the Child Care Subsidy (CCS) be automatically deducted?

Yes, once you have confirmed your enrolment with Centrelink via

Can I drop-off my child early?

You can drop-off your child from 8:00 am, however there is an additional fee of $5 per child, per day. The program commences at 9:00 am.

Can I collect my child early?

You can collect from 4:00 pm onward, if you wish to collect earlier please contact us to ensure we will be on-site.

Can I collect my child late?

You can collect your child until 5:00 pm, however there is an additional fee of $5 per child, per day.


Who are our staff?

Our primary staff members are Rabbi Mendy Schapiro, Chanie Schapiro and other youth leaders who are involved with children in the community throughout the year. In addition, we involve High School students to assist. All our staff are passionate about children and Jewish education.   

What qualifications do staff have?

The majority of our staff have an ACECQA recognised qualification in First Aid, Asthma and Anaphylaxis, and Child Protection.

What are the drop-off & pick-up procedures?

Parents are required to sign their child in and out electronically at the beginning and end of each day. Due to Covid-19, a drive-through drop-off / pick-up system is in place.

What does my child need to bring?

  • Packed Kosher Lunch (No nuts or meat)
  • Morning and afternoon tea
  • Water Bottle
  • Sun Hat 
  • Swimmers and Towel (during summer season)
  • Camp T-Shirt (on excursion days).
    We will charge your account $15 for a T-Shirt if your child does not bring one.
    Note we don't have any T-Shirts that the children can borrow for the day
  • Medication and Action Plans (if necessary)

What is your cancellation policy? 

We do not offer refunds for days cancelled. If a booking is cancelled prior to 2 weeks before the start of camp, we will credit the money to your account for future use. Bookings cancelled within 2 weeks of Gan Izzy will not be refunded or credited.


Is there anything my child may NOT bring?

Toys, electronic devices or valuables.

Rebates and Subsidies

Gan Izzy Vacation Care operate as an approved Vacation Care allowing you to receive generous government benefits (CCS).