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31-33 Atchison Street, Wollongong


Open from 7am to 6pm

1300 147 683

We are excited to announce The Grove Academy – Wollongong is NOW OPEN!

The Grove Academy – Wollongong is an all-new, purpose built and architecturally designed childcare centre, constructed with your child in mind. The centre boasts large outdoor areas and an extraordinary natural play space for your child to enjoy.

The centre has been designed to encompass the natural and homely feeling TGA is renowned for and is located in a quiet area, away from busy streets.

We are a medium size centre located in the central Wollongong CBD location and separated across multiple rooms to target each child’s developmental requirements at every age group, with plenty of room and space for your child to play and enjoy the brand-new facilities available.

The Grove Academy – Wollongong has also been designed to incorporate creative features such as a Parent Lounge, allowing parents to relax after dropping off their child with a complimentary coffee/tea. Plus more!

Our Wollongong Childcare centre is now open. Positions are filling fast so be sure to enrol your child via the below link to secure your position today!



31-33 Atchison Street, Wollongong

Our Wollongong campus is conveniently located in the heart of the Wollongong CBD, within walking distance to the train station. Parking available on site.


Care for ages from 6 weeks to 6 years

Nutritious meals cooked onsite by our own qualified chef

Air Conditioned Centre

Age appropriate toys, equipment + facilities

Large Open Area

Qualified, dedicated and professional staff

Nappies, meals and linen provided

Follows the Grove Theory Program which targets all aspects of a child’s developmental needs

Enhanced School Readiness Program which is developed in line with the NSW Best Start Program

The provision of programs tailored to your child’s individual developmental needs

We follow and support quality principles and ideas and have a diversity of cultures, practices and beliefs at our centre

Hi, I'm Chanelle Poidevin-Laine

Centre Director at Wollongong

I have 7 years experience in the industry and hold a Diploma of Early Childhood Education and Care.
As an Educator and Centre Director, I love to support and foster children’s holistic learning and development.

I pride myself on building strong and secure connections with families, children and our community. I enjoy getting involved in the children’s learning and supporting educators with projects and exciting, engaging experiences in each of our beautiful learning environments. As well as offering support and guidance for families throughout their child’s time with us. Being a part of such an amazing and strong team, I cannot wait to see what the future holds for our Wollongong Campus!

I look forward to meeting each of you and welcoming you into our Grove Wollongong family!