Map St Charles Catholic Primary School 582 Victoria Road Ryde NSW 2112
Mon-Fri | 7am - 8:30am & 3:05pm – 6.15pm Vacation care – 7am-6.15pm
Ages Ages 5 - 12 years
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What We Offer

  • Before School Care
  • After School Care
  • Vacation Care



Why choose Gowrie NSW Outside School Hours Care?

At Gowrie NSW Ryde Outside School Hours Care encourage children to become active learners through thinking investigating, exploring and problem solving. Our program is built on positive interactions, enriching experiences and providing a safe, happy and empowering environment.



How we encourage active curious learners

  • Outdoor environment for children to play a variety of sporting activities
  • A diverse range of activities such as sports, arts and crafts
  • Day to day programs include activities based on children’s interests including craft and creativity projects, science exploration, construction using recycled and loose part objects, small group games and physical skills games.
  • Specialty programs include an Artist in Residence, sports clinics, drama and performance exploration.



Our qualified educators

  • Encourage children’s curiosity, exploration and problem solving
  • Value and respect children’s ideas and questions
  • Support children to build positive relationships with others
  • Respect the individuality of all children



What’s included?

  • Spacious outdoor area and sports equipment
  • Nutritional Menu designed and prepared on site
  • Plenty of equipment and resources for sports, games, arts and crafts to encourage creativity and curiosity



To enrol in Outside School Hours Care

1. Download the Enrolment Pack

2. Complete the enrolment pack and email to

3. Our enrolments team will contact you with confirmation of enrolment.

For more information about the program or centre please email:


Vacation Care

Gowrie NSW Vacation Care offers an action-packed program of hands-on creativity, exploration, investigation, and fun! From art & drama to science & sports, there’s something to engage the imagination of every child, and their friends. Plus, we provide a healthy afternoon tea at no extra cost.


Download the Autumn Program Register for Vacation Care

Bathurst West OSHC & Vacation Care@2x
"The Gowrie team at Ryde are the kindest and most thoughtful group of carers that look after our children before and after school. Vanessa and her team take such good care of the children and have a fantastic range of activities to keep the children busy. We are very fortunate to have Gowrie Ryde for working parents. Their service is always professional and reliable."
Susan Ryde, Sydney