Why Choose Explorers?

Some of the many reasons to choose Explorers for your child include:

  • Sustainable practices are embedded in our program. This includes worm farms, animals/pet program, compost bins, community gardens, natural play spaces, recycling stations and more.
  • We conduct ‘Explorers Enrichment‘ Programs to complement your child’s learning – including Speech Therapy, Music and Movement, Language and Sustainability.
  • Our Educators and management team are all extremely passionate about providing quality care and practising the Explorers philosophy.
  • Each centre has a dedicated Educational Leader to oversee the children’s curriculum.
  • Our Online Portal ‘Educa’ allows you to view and contribute to your child’s program and individual portfolio.
  • We promote an open door policy, welcome feedback and encourage all families to be part of their child’s learning.
  • We are committed to staying at the forefront of early childhood education – this includes running regular professional development programs for our staff.
  • We are proud to not only be Australian owned, but locally operated by a Melbourne family!
  • We value building a community between families, children and Educators.
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Our commitment to families is to create an environment that promotes:

  • Childhood and Individuality
  • Opportunities for children to make choices.
  • Equality
  • Play-based Learning
  • An Indoor/Outdoor Program
  • Environmental Education

Our Values, which influence our every day practice, are:

  • We care for & respect each other
  • We practice what we promise
  • We think like our customers
  • We innovate to be a step ahead
  • We understand small things are huge