Bassetts Road Early Learning Centre


Choose Bassetts Road Early Learning Centre to help your children shine.

About our service

Melbourne City Mission's new 120 place multi-purpose childcare centre, based in Doreen, opened in October 2015 and caters for children from birth to 5 years of age. 

decorativeBassetts Road Early Learning Centre provides the highest quality of care to you and your child. Our early learning program provides positive opportunities for child development, where children are supported to meet their optimum learning capacity under the National Early Years Learning Framework.

Melbourne City Mission’s services delivery approach is inclusive, participatory and family centred which is resourced by strong partnerships. Bassetts Road Early Learning Centre uses this model to meet the needs of children and their families.

What we provide:

  • Infant, toddler and pre-school aged day care 
  • Funded kindergarten facilities
  • Early childhood intervention programs
  • Family services and community programs
  • Community and supported playgroups 


Bassetts Road Early Learning Centre is located at 11 Aspect Drive, Doreen (corner of Bassetts Road and Bridge Inn Road).

If you are interested in enroling your child at Bassetts Road Early Learning Centre, please follow the instructions below.

We know the best kind of learning is family-centred, mixed with play and led by curiosity.

No Jab No Play

decorativeTo enrol in an early childhood education and care service parents/cares must provide an Immunisation Status Certificate which will be kept with the child’s enrollment record.

The most common form of Immunisation Status Certificate is an Immunisation History Statement from the Australian Childhood Immunisation Register (ACIR), also acceptable is an Immunisation Status Certificate from a medical doctor or local Council Immunisation service this must meet the criteria please ask the centre coordinator for a copy of the criteria.

To obtain a ACIR immunisation status certificate:

  • Medicare online account
  • Through local Medicare service centre
  • Requesting a statement to be posted (can take up to 28days)
  • By calling the Immunisation register 1800 653 809

Victorian Government amended the Public Health & Wellbeing Act 2008. Amendments mean that early childhood education and care service cannot confirm enrolment of a child unless parent/carer has provide documentation that shows the child is fully vaccinated for their age or is on a recognised catch up schedule or has a medical reason. 'Conscientious objection’ to vaccination is not an exemption.

For further information please visit or download the Immunisation Toolkit here.


To enrol your child

Please complete the above enrolment and direct debit request form and send them by email to Details of our fees and charges are also listed above.

Contact us

Address: 11 Aspect Drive, Doreen (corner of Bassetts Road and Bridge Inn Road)
Enquiries: 03 8625 4419 or 
Centre phone number:  03 8775 1200 


*Providing day care and funded kinder to the surrounding areas of Doreen, Whittlesea, Mernda, Nutfield, Yarrambat, Yan Yean, Wollert, South Morang and more. 

Enquire about this service

Enquiries 03 8625 4419