Waratah/Wynyard Child and Family Learning Centre

The new Waratah-Wynyard Child and Family Learning Centre will be constructed on the Table Cape Primary School site, providing critical services for children and families in the Waratah-Wynyard area and surrounds.

Waratah-Wynyard Child and Family Centre will offer a variety of services to support you, all in one place. It is somewhere you and your child can make friends and they can learn as they play. It’s a welcoming place where you can get advice on health and family matters, education and training. For families and young children, its a friendly and caring environment that supports you with health and wellbeing services, and education and care for children from birth to age 5.

Phase 1 of community consultation for the new Waratah-Wynyard Child and Family Learning Centre has been completed.  Click here to view the Waratah-Wynyard Child and Family Learning Centre Community Engagement Phase 1 Outcomes Report.

Current Status

Project Initiation and Planning

Construction Commencement

2021

Expected Completion

2022

Funding

The Tasmanian Government has committed $28 million for the construction of six new CFLCs across the State

Community Engagement

Waratah-Wynyard Child and Family Learning Centre Local Enabling Group

A Local Enabling Group (LEG) has been established in Waratah-Wynyard to contribute and consider ideas during the community engagement process. The LEG has representation from key local leaders, service providers and community members representing a broad cross section of the community.

The first Waratah-Wynyard CFLC LEG communique has been released. It provides an update on the LEG activity to date and plans for 2020. Click here to read the LEG communique.

If you would like to be kept informed about the LEG meetings, please email EYPP@education.tas.gov.au

 

Project Initiation and Planning

The project initiation and planning stage informs development of a concept plan and is expected to be completed by August 2020.

Development of Master Plan

Development of approved master plan in readiness for tendering and construction – expected to be completed by December 2020.

Community Engagement

This second stage of community engagement provides opportunity for the community to review the concept plan via the Department of Education website and other channels. This is expected to commence in February 2021.

Design

Design development of the approved master plan in readiness for tendering and construction – expected to be completed by early 2021.

Construction

Anticipated timeframe for commencement of construction is 2021.

Completion

Construction of Waratah-Wynyard Child and Family Learning Centre is expected to be completed in 2022.