If you’re bringing your family with you to Adelaide, there’s so much on offer.

From adventure playgrounds to the Adelaide Zoo to well-stocked local libraries and community playgroups, your children will love Adelaide as much as you do. 


Childcare and Preschool

If you have a child under school-age, many private childcare centres care for children aged six weeks to school-age. If your child is four years old, you may be able to enrol them in kindergarten (or preschool) to help prepare them for starting school. 

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Schools

South Australian schools provide quality education and internationally recognised qualifications with pathways to tertiary education. You can send your child to a public school, independent or Catholic school. 

Learn more about schools in South Australia

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Education Fee Waivers

 

If you’re a South Australian endorsed scholarship holder studying in a South Australian university or tertiary education institution on a student visa (Subclass 500) , you may be eligible to receive a fee waiver for your child to study in a South Australian government school of your choice (subject to zoning and capacity).

Learn more about the fee waivers available

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Student Stories

Hear from international students about living and studying in Adelaide.

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