Our facilities


Buttercups Childcare is sited in a stunning heritage house opposite a beautiful park very close to Perth CBD. We have converted the house to make a superb centre, mindful of retaining the fabric of the history.

Picking up and dropping off your child at Buttercups is very convenient with free 5 minute drop off and pick up parking bays at the front gate of our centre.

Freeway entries both north and south are easy access and only five minutes away.Exits are at Charles Street and Roe Street.

Buttercups is central to public transport with Perth’s blue cat bus route stopping outside our Centre and Perth’s central train station an 8 minute walk.

We are just minutes from the city centre, East Perth, West Perth, North Perth, Highgate, Leederville, Mount Lawley, and a short walk from North Metropolitan Tafe, SAE Institute Perth, Stanley College, the State Library and the Western Australian Museum.

Our entrance and aquarium

Our entrance is designed to calm and catch the imagination of every child with a three metre fish aquarium complete with a variety of fish. The aquarium is sure to brighten your childs imagination.

When inside the Pre-Kindy and Kindy room your child can sit, watch and learn about the sea life through our porthole.

Three outdoor play areas

Each playground is designed to provide nature play combined with fun and learning experiences specifically for each age group – Babies, Toddlers, Pre-Kindy and Kindy. Each playground has the benefit of fully shaded wrap around veranda.

  • forts
  • slides
  • sand pits
  • vegetable gardens and fruit trees
  • climbing equipment
  • stepping and balancing blocks
  • a mound with tunnel to investigate
  • dedicated courtyard for arts and craft
  • water pumps
  • quiet areas
  • a figure of eight bike track

Adult retreat area

Our heritage facilities include a seating environment for parents and carers to relax enjoy a coffee, read a magazine or catch up with a Buttercups friend.