On-campus child care, early learning centres and kindergartens are available to UQ staff and students. On-campus facilities are run independently to UQ, and you should contact them directly for more information.

St Lucia

There are several on-campus day care, kindergarten and early learning centres at St Lucia for children aged between 6 weeks and 5 years. 

The following providers are located on St Lucia campus:

  • Campus Kindergarten (for children aged between 2 and 5 years)
  • Margaret Cribb Early Learning (for children aged between 6 weeks and 5 years)
  • Munro Centre (for children up to school age)
  • Playhouse Parent and Child Care Centre (for children up to school age).

Off-campus facilities are also available in surrounding areas.

Use UQ Maps to find child care on St Lucia campus


Free Range Kids Gatton is the only childcare centre and kindergarten on Gatton campus. It accepts children aged between 6 weeks and 5 years.

Off-campus facilities are available in the towns of Gatton and Laidley, and surrounding areas.

Use UQ Maps to find child care on Gatton campus


Unfortunately there are no childcare or early learning centres on Herston campus, but there are off-campus facilities available in surrounding areas. 

Off-campus locations

To find childcare centres in off-campus locations:

Vacation care

UQ Sport at St Lucia campus provides a fun and active care service during school holidays for big and little kids, aged 5 to 14 years. Kids are encouraged to be fit and active, while having fun and making friends. 

Read more on the UQ Sport website