West Wollongong

West Wollongong Public School
Phillips Avenue,
Age range
Opening hours

6.30am-9am* (Before School)

2.45pm-6pm (After School)

6.30am-6pm (School Holidays)

Feeder Schools Transport (4)

From our Director Laurence Foran

At West Wollongong Fun club, your children will never be short of fun and exciting activities before school, after school and during school holidays Our team goes above and beyond to ensure we have a fun and exciting program planned with different varieties of in centre and out of centre activities.

We as a team ensure that each of the children’s interests and needs are met, during play and engaging in relationships with educators and peers. Our experienced educators believe that building on developing skills and knowledge are important and we work in partnership with the children to create engaging and exciting programs which meet the interest and abilities of all children in our centre.

Our team here at West Wollongong fun club believe that it should be a fun, safe and supportive environment for al children and families. We strongly believe that everyone here I the centre should feel they belong as we value, respect and welcome all families to have fun and feel safe at our wonderful centre.

Feeder Schools Transport

We provide door-to-door supervised private bus transport to and from all feeder schools:

Before School

  • West Wollongong Public School

After School

  • Gwynneville Public School
  • West Wollongong Public School
  • Mount Keira Demonstration School (Occasional Care)

What Parents are Saying About West Wollongong

“The care, support, and understanding has been great over the years we have utilised Big Fat Smile.”

“All the members of staff I’ve been lucky enough to meet are all very friendly, engaged, and understanding. There is a good range of activities and learning opportunities open to all.”

“Everyone is so friendly and approachable. And extra points for being able to help with my son when he is emotional at drop off”

“The place is highly trusted to keep your child. The place is always clean and has loads of fun activities. I am seeking to put my other kid with them.”

Big Fat Smile provides school aged kids (5-12 years) with an inspiring, fun itinerary each school holiday season. Designed to inspire, entertain, shake the sillies out and colour that grey matter happy, Big Fat Smile’s range of holiday programs will leave the kids completely spent at the end of each stimulating day.

Smiles all round!

Big Fat Smile exists for children and families, working to provide access to the highest quality early education and care in Australia. In fact, quality is central to everything we do.

Uniquely BFS

Educational framework

Bespoke Educational Framework

 The educational framework is a benchmark for best practice across all Big Fat Smile services, setting out expectations for pedagogical learning and teaching practices that support the promotion of learning in the early years. 

Safeguarding children

Child safety is a part of our vision and values

We are a child safe organisation. We take a whole of organisation approach towards creating and embedding a child safe culture, environment and practices for all children, across all service types and programs.

Our values

Our values guide our practices across all levels of our organisation, from Head Office, to Educators in services.