Barangaroo Childcare & Early Learning Centre

Our Barangaroo childcare and early learning centre is conveniently located in the thriving business hub of Barangaroo at 33-49 Sussex Street, Sydney NSW 2000. The early learning centre offers 5-minute drop-off and pick-up parking around the corner as well as easy access to Sydney’s CBD via public transport.

With a modern three-level design, our Barangaroo childcare centre showcases seven Montessori classrooms that allow for smaller class sizes and more time one-on-one. Each classroom is filled with unique educational materials that connect with children’s interests and needs at each stage of development to provide them with the optimal environment for learning.

Beyond the classroom, our Barangaroo preschool and early learning centre features four tremendously large outdoor play spaces. The 0-2 outdoor spaces feature gardens, a sandpit, sensory walls, climbing equipment, soft spaces, water play, soft fall animals, and plenty of room to crawl, walk, and run. In the 2-6 outdoor spaces, children have access to a climbing wall, bike track, dramatic play corner, fixed equipment, slide, sandpit, gardens, water play, an art station plus so much more.

The team at Barangaroo Montessori Academy are passionate Montessori educators who personalise the curriculum to suit each child. Educators observe children’s interests, direct them towards activities suited to their stage of development, and create a positive atmosphere for learning that allows children to discover learning outcomes on their own and in their own time.

Book a tour at Barangaroo Montessori Academy today to meet our team and learn more about the benefits of Montessori education.

About Barangaroo Montessori Academy Childcare Centre

Directions to Our Campus

Barangaroo Montessori Academy Childcare Centre
33-49 Sussex Street, Barangaroo NSW 2000

Our Barangaroo childcare centre is located on the corner of Sussex Street and Erskine Street a short walk from Barangaroo Towers.

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Campus Features and Inclusions

Barangaroo Childcare Centre

  • Montessori & EYLF Curriculum
  • Personalised Montessori Education Programs for all ages
  • Trained Montessori Educators
  • Full set of Montessori educational materials
  • Munch and Move Program
  • Nutritious catered meals prepared fresh daily on-site
  • Nappies and wipes
  • Bed sheets provided
  • Extra Curricular Activities
  • Designated drop-off and pick-up parking
  • Sun safe and allergy aware
Opening Hours

Barangaroo Long Daycare Hours:

7:30am – 6:00pm on Monday to Friday.

We’re open all year round except for Public Holidays and our end of year closure between December 25 – January 2.

Daily Routines

Barangaroo Childcare Daily Routines

Daily routines provide a consistent pattern of activities for learning time, meals, rest, and outdoor play. This predictability helps children to feel secure and positively influences their emotional, cognitive, and social development. The daily routine for each age group is adapted to meet children’s needs, support emerging interests, and nurture the development of each child’s personality and intelligence.

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What Our Families Say

I am a big believer of early childhood education, because as many studies prove, 80% of a child’s brain is developed by age five. I have toured many childcare places and used a few in Australia and the U.S. and I am so glad I found Montessori Barangaroo. My older child graduated here three years ago and now my younger one is here. I can’t be happier. I know my kids are not only getting love, feeling happy but more importantly, they are getting stimulated as much as they could. The teachers love what they do.

Wanfeng Zhou / Parent at Barangaroo Montessori Academy

We recently moved back to the U.S. and are so sad we couldn’t take all of the Montessori crew with us! This was the best day care experience we have had. Beautiful, clean facilities and healthy catered food for the kids. The educators are so great at developing unique relationships with the kids and providing structure. My son felt like these people were his family – he went from 8 months of age to 23 months. I couldn’t recommend this place more highly. Absolutely love and MISS it!

Jaclyn Whelan / Parent at Barangaroo Montessori Academy
Excellent centre with excellent caring staff. It has an inviting learning environment, clean and has a great Montessori curriculum . We toured over a dozen day care facilities in the CBD when we were looking for day for my daughter. Out of all the centers this was the only one my daughter did not cry and cling to me, instead she wandered over to sit on Miss Darinna’s lap and to see what all the kids were doing! Highly recommended!
Hui T / Parent at Barangaroo Montessori Academy
Montessori Curriculum

Barangaroo Preschool & Early Learning Curriculum

The Montessori Curriculum offers children five key areas of study: Practical Life, Sensorial, Mathematics, Language, and Culture. Each learning area is made up of a set of Montessori materials that each teach one key knowledge area or skill. Through repetition and practice, children develop a foundational understanding of each material, and master the core competencies within each curriculum area.

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The Child Care Subsidy (CCS)

The Child Care Subsidy is a government payment that reduces families out-of-pocket costs for childcare, including: Centre Based Day Care, Family Day Care or Outside School Hours Care.

Each family’s Child Care Subsidy covers a percentage of the childcare centre’s daily fees. Families pay the gap fee. If you’re new to childcare we recommend that you apply for the claim as soon as possible. For more information, you can visit Services Australia.

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Frequently Asked Questions

Families who are new to childcare and Montessori Education often have lots of questions. It’s important to be informed so you can make the best decision for your child and your family. After all, you’re searching for the right childcare provider to partner with you in guiding and raising your child. We’re honoured you’re considering us and look forward to progressing together!

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Barangaroo Infant Early Learning Program 

Barangaroo Infant Program

Our Barangaroo Infant Program provides children aged 0-2 with a nurturing environment full of opportunities for learning through movement, exploration, and connection.

Learning goals for our infants focus on movement skills, language development, developmental milestones, fine motor development, social skills, and the joy of every child.

Infant Learning Goals

  • Uses simple gestures to communicate
  • Explores objects in different ways
  • Chooses an activity and packs it away
  • Plays alongside others
  • Knows the names of body parts, colours, and shapes
  • Beginning to use one to two word phrases
  • Demonstrates independence skills such as self-feeding
  • Achieving physical development milestones such as crawling, walking, climbing and jumping
Infant Program

Barangaroo Toddler Early Learning Program

Barangaroo Toddler Program 

The Barangaroo Toddler Program for ages 2-3 is active, self-paced, and involves learning using all five senses. Children are introduced to the five areas of the Montessori Curriculum, including: Practical Life, Sensorial, Mathematics, Language and Culture, and develop competence through repetition and practice.

Learning goals for our toddlers focus on independence skills, language development, fine motor development, social skills, and essential academic and wellbeing foundations.

Toddler Learning Goals

  • Can identify common objects, body parts, and colours by name
  • Recognises numerals and counts by rote
  • Speaks in sentences and expresses thoughts and feelings
  • Participates in physical activities
  • Ability to use the pincer grip when writing and drawing
  • Shows self-confidence and interacts well with others
  • Distinguishes between sights, smells, tastes and sounds
  • Demonstrates problem-solving skills and shows curiosity
Toddler Program

Barangaroo Preschool Early Learning Program

Barangaroo Preschool Program

Our Barangaroo Preschool Program for ages 3-6 offers children a dynamic learning environment where they are empowered to choose their work, follow their interests, and progress at their own pace.

The Preschool Curriculum introduces children to a range of advanced Montessori materials that expand on their knowledge of Practical Life, Sensorial, Mathematics, Language and Culture.

Preschool Learning Goals

  • Formation of individual letters and numbers
  • Recognises numerals and counts by rote
  • Reads simple sentences and constructs phonetic words
  • Can write and recognise their own name
  • Aware of the decimal system, addition, and subtraction
  • Participates in physical activities and follows the rules of games
  • Shows self-confidence and interacts well with others
  • Ability to concentrate and work independently
  • Responds to challenges and demonstrates problem-solving skills
Preschool Program

Barangaroo School Readiness Program

Barangaroo School Readiness Program

During their final year of preschool, children at Barangaroo Montessori Academy participate in a comprehensive School Readiness Program that targets core academic competencies and school readiness skills. This ensures children are well prepared to make a successful transition to any type of primary school environment.

The School Readiness Program incorporates a series of workbooks that introduce children to primary school subjects in a traditional learning format. This is complemented by a hands-on approach to teaching school readiness skills such as proper pencil grip, cutting skills, letter and number formation, emotional regulation, following instructions, problem solving, and concentration.

School Readiness Learning Goals

  • Demonstrates independence and self-help skills
  • Ability to communicate and express thoughts and feelings
  • Capable of listening attentively and concentrating
  • Asks and responds to questions
  • Ability to organise work
  • Demonstrates problem-solving skills
  • Ability to choose and respond to challenging activities
  • Shows respect for the classroom and packs away
  • Demonstrates fundamental movement skills
School Readiness

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Enrolment Process

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Childcare Subsidy

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