The service is currently closed for a fortnightly period due to renovations.

We shall reopen Monday August 31st 2020.

Please contact for any enquiries.

Watch how we learn through play everyday

Nature Based Philosophy

Risky Play

Quality Environments

Meaningful Relationships

Celebrating 30 years of early education on Awabakal land.


Growing A Love For Learning

Adamstown Community Early Learning and Preschool is 39 place community based early education and child care service which caters for children aged 6 weeks to 6 years.

As a community based not for profit service, our building premise is owned by Newcastle City Council and operates as an Incorporated Association. The management structure consists of a voluntary parent committee who are responsible for the viability and managerial aspects of the business and who employ a qualified service director responsible for the day to day operations of the service.

We have three age specified learning environments; Nursery 0-2 years, Toddlers 2-3 years and Preschool 3-5 years, which support children’s strengths, needs and interests. Our highly qualified and experienced team implement an emergent curriculum based on the Australian Early Years Learning Framework (EYLF, 2009).


Hours and days of operation

Monday- Friday
7.30am - 5.45pm

Closed Public Holidays

Our 39 place community based service, caters for children aged 6 weeks to 6 years.

Our Policies

Get in touch if you would like to hear more about what our service can offer your child.

Adamstown Community Early Learning and Preschool Inc. would like to acknowledge the Awabakal people who are the traditional custodians of this land. We would also like to pay respect to the elders past and present of the Awabakal people and extend that respect to other Aboriginal people present.

Our aim at Adamstown Community Early Learning and Preschool is to maintain a holistic approach to high quality, community based early education and care for the children and families at our service and within the community.