Welcome to Baxter Kindergarten
and Children’s Centre
Baxter Kindergarten and Children's Centre is your local, community kindergarten, servicing families in Baxter and surrounds. We have demonstrated our committment towards achieving excellence in the delivery of contemporary early childhood education since opening our doors in 1976. We are respectful and inclusive of our diverse community and the diverse needs of our children.

Baxter Kindergarten and Children's Centre exceeds national standards

We are genuinely committed to best practice and continuous quality improvement. We are proud to be assessed as exceeding the National Quality Standard.


Check out our virtual tour and our prospectus if you are considering kindergarten options for your child!

All you need to know…


We are taking enrolments for 3 and 4 year old kindergarten in 2021.While we can not do tours at the moment, you can still check out the kinder through our virtual tour.


We have places available in our three and four year old programs for next year.
Please apply through the Mornington Peninsula Shire's online portal

Did you know that our kindergarten is supported by volunteers in a range of different capacities – both by supporting kinder sessions, and even more so behind the scenes by our wonderful Committee of Management. We are run by and for the community – so why not get involved? CLICK HERE to find out more…