An Award Winning Service invites you.

To call us today to enquire about our Early Learning Centre or Kindergarten Program.we acknowledge the traditional custodians of the land in which we meet and play, the Gubbi Gubbi and Kabi Kabi people. We pay our respects to their elders, their ancestors and to future generations…
Kuluin Early Learning Centre was established in 2007 by a group of inspirational educators with a passion for Early Childhood development. Janet Turner leads the team and places particular emphasis on developing strong family connections and community awareness.

The service is a private family owned service with a 75 place capacity caring for children between 6 weeks to 5 years. The service is perfectly located near the highly reputable Kuluin State School in which is closely linked with supporting the services School Readiness Program under the government approved Kindergarten Program for 4-5 year olds.
At Kuluin Early Learning Centre we pride ourselves on providing an atmosphere that is inviting, welcoming, safe and nurturing.

At Kuluin Early Learning Centre your child will not only be supported by deeply caring and incredibly knowledgeable educators, but also feel a deep sense of belonging within a community of learners.
The services commitment to exceeding National Quality Standards is truly reflected through the teams relationships with ALL children, commitment to social responsibility of sustainable futures with a Sunshine Coast Council Waste 2 Resource STARS program along with the development of rich, educational programs for each child linking to the Early Years Learning Framework and Queensland Kindergarten Guidelines.

Our Team

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Janet Turner


Janet Turner has been employed at Kuluin Early Learning Centre since it opened in January 2007.

Janet holds a Bachelor of Child and Families Studies and leads our team at Kuluin E.L.C. as Director and Nominated Supervisor

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Courtney is a passionate educator who holds a diploma qualification in Children’s Services.

She brings the enthusiasm of youth to her roles as Assistant Director and Lead Educator which ensures a friendly, child centred program for the children she welcomes each day.

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Renee Hovey

Early Childhood Teacher

Renee is our Early Childhood Teacher at Kuluin Early Learning. She is currently undertaking study to finalise her degree.

She is a dedicated educator with a particular interest in establishing play based learning environments that enable her students to grow, learn and develop their skills.Renee is keen to be innovative and grow the Kindy Program at Kuluin.

Currently Renee facilitates the River Kindy Program where her students engage in a variety of outdoor learning experiences reflective of their cognitive, social and physical development.

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Educational Leader

Kallista is our Educational Leader who not only runs her own room but supports staff in the implementation of age-appropriate programs as developed through the Early Years Learning Framework. She holds a diploma in Children’s services.

Kallista has a passion for children and feels strongly about Early Years Education and Care.

Kallista loves watching children learn and grow in a happy and nurturing environment