Welcome to Golden Square Kindergarten

Golden Square Kindergarten is an accredited kindergarten located in Golden Square, a suburb of Bendigo, Victoria. We have long day and short day programs to support the access and  participation of all children in a kindergarten program in the year prior to school entry. Our kindergarten program aims to advance each child’s learning and to optimise the development of key skills.

Our kindergarten programs are designed to:

  • Develop children’s emotional and social skills.
  • Engage each child as an effective learner
  • Promote communication, learning and thinking
  • Build positive relationships
  • Enhance identity

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All children are in a kindergarten program in the year prior to school entry.

Participation in a kindergarten program gives parents/guardians and families the opportunity to be part of a community focused on children’s wellbeing.

The kindergarten program also provides a place for parents/guardians to get to know other families and to share their experiences and information with early childhood professionals.

Golden Square Kindergarten is proud to have been assessed and rated against the seven Quality Areas of the National Quality Standard and the Education and Care Services National Regulations.

Kids in line



Short day applications can be made directly to Golden Square Kindergarten (GSK).

IF you choose to enrol through Loddon Mallee Preschool Association (LMPA) your enrolment will be delayed until June or later. If you accept a place at GSK you cannot accept a place with LMPA.

Short Day Enrolment Form


Long day applications are made directly to Golden Square Kindergarten (GSK) NOT through Loddon Mallee Preschool Association (LMPA).
If you accept a place at GSK you cannot accept a place with LMPA.

Long Day Enrolment Form

Visit our enrolment page for more details.

NO JAB NO PLAY – New legislation is in place for immunisation for your child, please see the ‘News’ section of our website or ‘Loddon Mallee Preschool Association’ for further details.

Volunteers welcome – If you are interested please contact us.  

We would like to acknowledge that our kinder is situated on Jaara country of which the members and elders of the Dja Dja Wurrung community have been custodians for many centuries and on which the Jaara people have performed age of ceremonies of celebration. We acknowledge their living culture and their unique role in the life of this region.