Baby Nursery (0-12 Months)
Baby Nursery (0-12 Months)
Toddler Child Care (1-3 Years)
Toddler Child Care (1-3 Years)
Kindergarten & Preschool (3-5 Years)
Kindergarten & Preschool (3-5 Years)

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We understand every child is unique
We understand every child is unique

When choosing a child care centre, take the time to meet the people who can give your child the best possible start in life. Our educators work hard to inspire and nurture individuality, one connection at a time.

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Why should you meet us?
  • We are passionate early childhood educators with many years experience
  • We are a Lifelong Learning Child Care centre
  • Our centre is government accredited and ACECQA rated
  • We inspire and nurture individuality in every child
Our unique research-based approach to early years education is designed to grow a love of lifelong learning in every child, from birth to school age and beyond.
Lifelong Learning Centre
What our families say about us ...
  • "My twins went to this daycare from infant to Kinder and I could not have been more lucky to have the most caring, nurturing early learning centre to trust my children with. Maddie, their Director is an exceptional leader, with the centre staff attending to my children no matter what their needs were. I would highly recommend Papilio to those looking for a daycare provider in the St Kilda/Prahran area."
    - Samantha Choudhury, January 2020 (Google Review)
  • "Papilio is amazing! I did a lot of research when looking for a new centre and they had so much great feedback from other parents and online. The educators are lovely, caring and my boys have so much fun and have learnt so much. They have made great friends and have really come out of their shells with help from the educators and have gained a lot of confidence. The activities they do are thought about thoroughly, educational and fun rather than just placing them in front of blank paper with "
    - Serrin Dipity, August 2019 (Facebook Review)
  • "Our son settled in within a few visits and absolutely loves going to childcare now. All of the carers are lovely and seem to know exactly what’s going on, no matter who you talk to. And it’s a great sign to hear so many of the carers say they love working there and that it’s the best place they’ve worked."
    - Amanda Stewart, February 2019 (Facebook Review)
  • "Highly recommend, great staff, great centre! My son absolutely loves going and loves all the food! So much so I’m not allowed to pick up before late snack "
    - Nicole Lynch, July 2018 (Facebook Review)