Children, educators and families will participate in developing a respect for the natural environment, flora and fauna and an appreciation of beauty in all manifestations. Educators will help children connect with nature, through the process of embedding educational programs which will enable the centre to become more environmentally sustainable.

Educators will utilise the latest research and teachings to enhance environmental education and practices with play -based learning experiences incorporating the Environmental Strategic Plan which includes:

– Constructing a worm farm and composting
– Growing vegetable, herbs and flowers
– Incorporating natural and/or recycled materials into children’s learning and experiences
– Responsible recycling
– Educating children on the importance of conserving water
– Using resource kits and teaching aids on the topics of water, wildlife, and biodiversity to communicate environmental messages to children
– Provide families with environmental sustainability articles and fact sheets
– Celebrate aspects of environmental awareness events