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Explore Monkey Bars Play & Learn Centre

Fun for every Little Monkey

Preparing for the brightest future, Monkey Bars Play & Learn Centre is pioneering the field of early education through our dedication and commitment to our students’ needs. We offer a unique educational experience designed to enhance intellectual growth through the use of play. With interactive Parent/Child classes starting at 6m through to PreKindy why don't you come down and experience the Monkey Bars difference.

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About Us

Making a Difference

Monkey Bars Play & Learn Centre provides an enriched learning environment that has helped countless children get the best start to their learning journey. Founded in 2000, Monkey Bars is located in Canning Vale and reflects the diverse backgrounds and cultures of the area. We’re extremely proud of our students and staff, who are always eager to learn, create and grow together. Give us a call if you need more information.


“Children learn as they play. Most importantly, in play children learn how to learn.” –

Fred Donaldson

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Our Philosophy

Where Our Children Come First

Our belief at Monkey Bars is that all children are capable, competent, resourceful, curious, imaginative and
inquisitive people. Monkey Bars provides a richly stimulating, innovative and caring environment which fosters
a child's natural curiosity and thirst for knowledge. The environment and program draws from the very best
early childhood teaching theories and practices from around the world with emphasis on the Early Years Learning Framework.


A Vibrant Learning Environment

Our PreKindy

At Monkey Bars Play & Learn Centre, you’ll find the creative and comfortable learning atmosphere you have been hoping for. Located in Canning Vale and Thornlie, our PreKindy model has been shaping minds and refining skills since 2000. We operate 48weeks a year and offer sessional at Canning Vale or full days at Thornlie. Children can start their journey from 2 years of age. We offer them a unique program that exceeds the National Quality Standard.  Unlike other PreKindy's we offer optional care during school holidays. Contact us today. We are also Childcare Subsidy approved!

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Upcoming Events

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Term 4 Enrolments Now Open

Term 4 Enrolments are now open for our unique Play, Laugh, Learn classes. With only 10 children per class and qualified educators your children will love coming to "Monkey Bars"

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Birthday Parties

Did you know that we hire out the centre on weekends for Birthday Parties? This means you get the whole place for just your family and friends. Click below for more information.

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2021 PreKindy Registration

Our 2021 PreKindy Registration is now open. Secure your place in our award winning centre now. Our PreKindy classes can be as little as $16wk after the childcare subsidy is applied.


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The Monkey Bars Difference

The transformative learning experiences at Monkey Bars Play & Learn Centre are designed to help children on their learning journey ahead. Our educators create a safe and open setting where they can help guide students in exploring the information and the world around them at any stage of their journey.

Our objectives are not set in stone, we develop our programs in response to the latest research on educational innovations and theories and where our children are at.

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Nursery School
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Kids in Preschool
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Our PreKindy Admission

What to Know About Our Registration Process?

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All our PreKindy programs are Childcare Subsidy approved! 

Unlike other PreKindy programs we operate 48weeks per year. However, if you do not wish to attend school holidays then you can notify us and you will not be charged during these times.

Your child needs to be at least 2 years of age to join. 

PreKindy Junior is ideal for children who are not able to join Kindy the following year. 

PreKindy is a program developed for children the year before they go to Kindy.

Children do NOT need to be toilet trained to attend. We recognise this is developmental  and work with you and your child

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Admissions Process

To secure a place in our program a $50 registration fee is applied. From here your will be offered a place in our program and will be directed to enrol online. If you can not enrol online we can do this with you in person.

To accept your placement a bond is taken. This is refundable but allows us to meet our licensing requirements.

You can then decide if you want to pay your fees weekly, fornightly or monthly through our direct debit system. 

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We operate our program in sessions 48weeks per year.

Each 2 1/2hour SESSIONS is $39wk before the ChildCare Subsidy is applied.

Most families choose to attend 1 or 2 sessions a week. However, if they wish to attend 5 days a week this can also be arranged.

THORNLIE 39 Coops Ave FULL DAY 9:30am-2:30pm is also an option at $78 before the Childcare Subsidy is applied.

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Families can choose to attend school holidays but will not be charged if they do not wish to attend


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Monkey Bars is in the Finals for the What's on for Little One's Awards

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Monkey Bars Wins Buggy Buddies Award

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Monkey Bars is a Finalist!


Contact Us

Visitors are always welcome. If there’s anything you’d like to know about Monkey Bars, please get in touch.

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1/2 Batman Rd, Canning Vale WA 6155, Australia



(08) 6254 2555 & 0490 791 810

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