Department program

Closures

This page lists early childhood services, schools, bus routes and TAFEs that are currently not operating. Last updated 6pm Monday 28 November 2022. 

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Closures may be the result of several factors including bushfire preparedness, construction or other factors, such as insufficient demand or staff shortages. 

More information is available from your local service, school or TAFE.  Please note, closures due to the severe weather currently impacting Victoria that are notified to the department will be updated twice daily, noting the situation is dynamic and can change quickly. 

South-Eastern Victoria Region

Early childhood services

The department has been advised of the following early childhood service closures:

  • Beaconsfield Community Complex Occasional Care, BEACONSFIELD

  • Big Childcare - Boolarra PS OSHC, BOOLARRA

  • Elysium OSHC - Australis, SKYE

  • Mornington Park Preschool, MORNINGTON 

  • Lakes Aquadome Creche, LAKES ENTRANCE

  • Our Patch OSHC at Holy Family Primary School - Doveton, DOVETON


Schools

The department has not been advised of any school closures.

TAFE

The department has not been advised of any TAFE closures.


North-Eastern Victoria Region

Early childhood services

The department has been advised of the following early childhood service closures:

  • Aquamoves Lakeside Shepparton, SHEPPARTON

  • Bright Kids Early Learning, LILYDALE 

  • Camp Australia - Trinity Grammar OSHC, KEW

  • Chirnside Park Preschool, CHIRNSIDE

  • Echuca Road Kindergarten, MOOROOPNA

  • Goodstart Early Learning Boronia, BORONIA

  • Headstart Early Learning Centre Knoxfield, KNOXFIELD

  • Save the Children Kindergarten - Mooroopna, MOOROOPNA

  • Taylors Lane Kindergarten, ROWVILLE

Schools

The department has not been advised of any school closures.

Tafe

The department has been advised of the following TAFE closures:

  • Wodonga TAFE Shepparton Campus, SHEPPARTON

North-Western Victoria Region

Early childhood services

The department has been advised of the following early childhood service closures:

  • Macedon Kindergarten, MACEDON

  • Rochester & District Child Care Centre, ROCHESTER

  • Rochester PS TheirCare, ROCHESTER

  • SchoolsOUT! Darraweit Guim, DARRAWEIT GUIM

  • Shine Bright Rochester Kindergarten, ROCHESTER

Schools

The department has been advised of the following school closures:

  • Rochester Primary School, ROCHESTER - relocated to Bendigo Senior Secondary College
  • Rochester Secondary College, ROCHESTER - relocated to Bendigo Senior Secondary College
  • St Joseph's School, ROCHESTER


TAFE

The department has been advised of the following TAFE closures:

  • Bendigo Kangan Institute - Echuca Campus, ECHUCA


South-Western Victoria Region

Early childhood services

The department has been advised of the following early childhood service closures: 

  • Blackwood Street Neighbourhood House, YARRAVILLE

  • Horsham Uniting Church Creche, HORSHAM

  • Hopetoun Ealry Years Centre, FLEMINGTON 

  • Iramoo Community Centre Occassional Child Care, WYNDHAM VALE

  • Murtoa Kindergarten, MURTOA

Schools

The department has not been advised of any school closures. 

TAFE

The department has not been advised of any TAFE closures.


Bus service cancellations 

South-Eastern Victoria Region

The department has not been advised of any school bus service impacts. Your child's school will be in contact if this affects your school community.

North-Western Victoria Region

The department is aware that school bus services in this region are being affected by the severe weather event impacting Victoria, including cancellations or diversions in Murrabit, Boort, Echuca, Kerang, Rochester, Swan Hill and Merbein areas.  Your child's school will be in contact if this affects your school community.

North-Eastern Victoria Region

The department is aware that school bus services in this region may be affected by the severe weather event impacting Victoria.  Your child's school will be in contact if this affects your school community.

South-Western Victoria Region

The department is aware that school bus services in this region may be affected by the severe weather event impacting Victoria.  Your child's school will be in contact if this affects your school community.

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