Walcha: Families



Child Care

Walcha Preschool
Armidale and District Family Day Care

Special Interest Groups

Mini Minstrels Program

Walcha Family Support Service

Address: 38 Derby Street North, Walcha
Phone: 02 6777 1408


Child Care


Walcha Preschool

Address: 215 Uralla Rd, Walcha
Phone: 02 6777 2117
Opening Hours: 8.00am – 5.00 pm during school terms

Walcha Preschool aims to provide a friendly, caring and educational environment for children, parents and caregivers. The Preschool accepts each child and family as they are, and values the individuality of all people who use the preschool. Walcha Preschool caters for special needs, including disabled parking. A safe, relaxed learning environment for Preschool aged children outside the home creative play that is child focused. By employing trained and experienced staff, programs are created for the individual child as well as the group, with no emphasis being placed on the finished product. It is the ‘doing’ that is important.

Armidale and District Family Day Care

169 Miller Street, Armidale
Phone: 02 6772 5300
Website: www.armidaleanddistrictfamilydaycare.com

Providing affordable, flexible care options for Families (including Out of Hours School Care, Vacation Care and In- Home Care). 24 hour support to registered Educators who provide high quality care and education in home based settings.


Special Interest Groups


Mini Minstrels Program

Website: necom.une.edu.au/index.php?id=24
New England Conservatorium of Music’s Early Childhood Music Program, the Mini Minstrels Music Program is an exciting and fun filled introduction to music for children from as young as 6 months to Year 2 at school. Mini Minstrels provides an outstanding music education that gives children a life-long love of music and is the ideal springboard for their future instrumental or choral studies. NECOM currently offers Mini Minstrels classes in Armidale, Inverell and Walcha.