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YMCA Port Hedland Early Learning Centre

YMCA Port Hedland Early Learning Centre was purpose built by the YMCA in partnership with BHP in 2010, creating spacious and vibrant environments that encourage play and learning. Programs are designed to meet the individual interests and needs of the children and support their learning journey. An award winning naturescape outdoor environment was built in 2013, which now plays a large role in shaping centre programs around nature-play.


          Centre features;
  • Over 100 places for children from birth to 5 years
  • Access to a Health Nurse onsite 4 days a month with flexible hours for working families
  • Passionate, dedicated and qualified Early Childhood Educators
  • Story-time with the local librarian
  • A diverse creative arts program
  • Spectacular outdoor environment with real grass, water pumps, logs, trees, outdoor kitchenettes, rock pits, hammock’s and vegetable and flower gardens
  • Nutritious and delicious home-style cooking that meets individual children’s dietary requirements
  • One of the most affordable centres in Port Hedland


Assistance With the Cost of Childcare

The Australian Government understands that high quality child care is important for many Australian families. High quality child care plays an important role in improving children’s educational and developmental outcomes. Child care also enables parents to participate in the workforce and the broader community. To help you with the cost of your child care, the Australian Government provides the following assistance;

Download Information on Reducing your Fees
Download Information on Claiming Benefits
Download Information on Childcare Rebate

For further information on your eligibility for CCB, CCR  fee assistance please contact the Australian Government Department of Human Services on 13 61 50 or www.humanservices.gov.au/onlineservices



Contact Us

YMCA Port Hedland ELC
Cnr Keesing & Dempster St
Port Hedland WA 6721

Operational Hours:

Monday to Friday 6.30am to 6.00pm

Phone: (08) 9173 1088
Email: porthedland.elc@ymca.org.au

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We would love to meet your child. Please call to arrange a time to view the centre, discuss enrolment options and receive the parent handbook.



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