Fee Structure Outside School Hours Care

Info Full time Daily rate
After School $145.00/week $29.00/day-permanent $30/day casual. Fees include afternoon tea.
Before School $60.00/week $12/day
Vacation $325.00/week $65.00/day Fees include both morning and afternoon tea.


Childcare Subsidy

Childcare Subsidy (CCS) is Commonwealth Government scheme devised to assist all families in payment of childcare fees. Financial rebates are available from Centrelink. For further information:

  • Contact Centrelink Family Assistance Office on 136 150 or please
  • Contact St Mary’s OSHC bookkeeper- Kathy Zerafa on 89819796 or kathy.zerafa@nt.catholic.edu.au

Visit your local Centrelink Office or log on to mygov.com.au


Vacation Care Operates during school holiday periods. It does not operate in January school holiday period.

Program: Available from the St Mary’s Primary School front office 2 weeks prior to the start of the program.

Enrolments for Vacation Care must be lodged 2 weeks prior to the start of the holidays. A $50 late fee is applicable. 

Before School Care

Before School care provides a supervised service from 7.00 a.m. to 8.15 a.m. Monday to Friday for students attending St Mary’s Primary School. This service is often used by parents starting work early, as teacher supervision is not available at the school until 8.15 a.m.

To apply for a position in before school care please contact the Assistant Director on oshc.sm@nt.catholic.edu.au or download the application form