Welcome to Tumby Bay Kindergarten

Tumby Bay Kindergarten is an integrated Preschool and Rural Care (Long Day Care) service. We provide a high quality, educational program and believe that play is the way children learn and make sense of their world. Our curriculum scaffolds children’s learning in all developmental areas and follows the interests, strengths and needs of both the individual and the group.


Name Position
Ginny McTaggart Director
Shae Franks Teacher
Jo Neindorf Early Childhood Worker
Tuesday 8:45am – 3:00pm
Wednesday 12:30pm – 3:00pm
Thursday 8:45am – 3:00pm

Rural Care

Name Position
Laurette Waddell-Smith ECW2
Chris Pitman ECW2
Trish Lawrie Teacher
Leanne Butler ECW2
Patrice Harkness ECW2
Available 5
days a week
Full days 8:00am – 6:00pm
Morning session 8:00am – 1:00pm
Afternoon Session 1:00pm – 6:00pm


Name Position
Patricia Harkness Co-ordinator
Wednesday 9:30am – 11:30am

Parent information

Behaviour Code

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Complaints Policy

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For more information regarding policies, please visit the

DECD Policies and Procedures webpage

for Early Childhood Services.


Term 4 Week 8, 2017

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Term 3 Week 8, 2017

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Term 3 Week 3, 2017

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Planning & reporting

Feedback & complaints

Let us know if you have feedback or a complaint, or if you want to give us a compliment. Feedback is valuable as it helps us shape our services to meet your needs.

Contact us

Tumby Bay Kindergarten

Director: Ginny McTaggart

Phone: (08) 8688 2108
Email: dl.6670.leaders@schools.sa.edu.au
Fax: (08) 8688 2858

Address: 3 Freeman Street, Tumby Bay SA 5605
Postal Address: PO Box 135, Tumby Bay SA 5605

Partnership: Central Eyre

Location map

Tumby Bay Kindergarten

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