Villa Bambini are family owned and operated Early Learning Centres conveniently located in Essendon and Templestowe.

Our boutique centres are managed by a team of educators with over 30 years experience caring for children in a nurturing learning environment.

We offer a range of child care options, from babies to pre-school age children, including a kindergarten program run by qualified educators.

Following the the Reggio Emilia learning approach, our centres are based on the principles of respect, responsibility, and community through exploration and discovery in a supportive and enriching environment.

Our mission is threefold:

  • To provide an enriching environment and a community for children that sees that they are healthy, happy and secure to develop important emotional, social and intellectual life skills.
  • To provide a service and a community that parents love and trust.
  • To provide an exceptional and stimulating workplace of choice for our educators and staff.

Our programs and philosophies are at the forefront of education. We are continually seeking opportunities to develop our educators and provide your child with the very best in care and education.