Park Street opened in May 1976 and the Victorian home that hosts the Centre was built in 1896 and is situated in a prime Brunswick location. Surrounded by generous landscaped gardens and wonderful outdoor play areas, the centre is within walking distance to beautiful parks and the Royal Melbourne Zoo, where the children visit for excursions. Park Street aims to be accessible to all families and sensitive and responsive to the cultural, social and linguistic needs of all members of the community. The Centre is a non-profit community cooperative. When becoming a member of the cooperative parent’s whose children attend the Centre are expected to be actively involved in the running of the Centre.
Park Street is registered for 44 effective full-time places for children aged from six months to five years; with children enrolled in a range of part-time and weekly arrangements. The Centre offers a fully funded kindergarten program run by an experienced and qualified Kindergarten Teacher.