+ Reply to Thread
Page 3 of 7 FirstFirst 12345 ... LastLast
Results 21 to 30 of 61
  1. #21
    Join Date
    Mar 2012
    Posts
    468
    Thanks
    26
    Thanked
    61
    Reviews
    0
    $80 per day incl food and nappies. No CCB but we do get the CCR paid straight to the centre so currently pay $40/day.

  2. #22
    Join Date
    Oct 2013
    Posts
    276
    Thanks
    3
    Thanked
    98
    Reviews
    0
    $101 per day includes meal and nappies over $17,000 out of pocket per year! I don't understand why it isn't tax deductible, it's my biggest work related expense.

  3. The Following User Says Thank You to GlasgowRose For This Useful Post:

    mummabear13  (20-05-2014)

  4. #23
    Join Date
    Dec 2009
    Posts
    621
    Thanks
    133
    Thanked
    147
    Reviews
    0
    Achievements:Topaz Star - 500 posts
    $74 a day before rebate in wellington point brisbane. They supply everything except nappies when she was a baby

  5. #24
    Join Date
    Apr 2013
    Location
    Tarragindi
    Posts
    129
    Thanks
    150
    Thanked
    24
    Reviews
    0
    I've just put my kids in full time. 3yr old & 11m in 5 days a week where I supply nappies and food. After ccb and ccr I pay $330 a week. It hits hard because it's exactly half my wages

    Sent from my GT-I9100T using The Bub Hub mobile app

  6. #25
    Join Date
    Apr 2013
    Location
    Tarragindi
    Posts
    129
    Thanks
    150
    Thanked
    24
    Reviews
    0
    Quote Originally Posted by VicPark View Post
    About $105 per day before CCR. This includes all meals/nappies. Formula/breastmilk has to be supplied by parents. Working full time CCR ran out 2/3 of the way through the year. So if I work full time when I go back to work (currently on mat leave) for 1/3 of the year, for 2 kids I will be laying over $2,000 per fortnight!!!
    VicPark i Feel stupid for asking but can you explain why your ccr ran out? I also work full time but I've never been told about this :-(

    Sent from my GT-I9100T using The Bub Hub mobile app

  7. #26
    Join Date
    Jan 2012
    Posts
    984
    Thanks
    238
    Thanked
    313
    Reviews
    0
    Achievements:Topaz Star - 500 posts
    Quote Originally Posted by mummabear13 View Post
    VicPark i Feel stupid for asking but can you explain why your ccr ran out? I also work full time but I've never been told about this :-(

    Sent from my GT-I9100T using The Bub Hub mobile app
    It's because ccr is capped at $7500 per child per year. So if you're using childcare full time you'll reach the cap before the year is out. Thankfully my MiL takes DS two days a week so the ccr lasts us all year even though I work full time.

  8. #27
    Join Date
    May 2012
    Posts
    1,594
    Thanks
    694
    Thanked
    597
    Reviews
    0
    Achievements:Topaz Star - 500 posts
    $84.50 per day (no rebates applied) this includes nappies, bedding and morning and afternoon tea. I have to supply lunch. This is on the Gold Coast.

  9. #28
    Join Date
    Jul 2011
    Location
    Melbourne
    Posts
    5,005
    Thanks
    1,052
    Thanked
    3,524
    Reviews
    1
    Achievements:Topaz Star - 500 postsAmber Star - 2,000 postsAmethyst Star - 5,000 posts
    I pay $26k for 4 days. After rebate that's $18.5k. That's $89 per day after rebate and of course it's out of post tax salary so in real terms it's about $115 per day out of my gross salary.

    It's effed up.

    We are contemplating a second child which will cost us $37k. That's outrageous. That's about a $50k salary right there.

    Good job I love my job and earn good money or I would be a SAHM and likely claiming some benefits. I'm sure that's not what the Govt wants but with inadequate refunds and it not being tax deductible, it's the only options for many.

  10. #29
    Join Date
    Jan 2009
    Location
    Melbourne
    Posts
    9,651
    Thanks
    1,357
    Thanked
    1,528
    Reviews
    0
    Achievements:Topaz Star - 500 postsAmber Star - 2,000 postsAmethyst Star - 5,000 posts
    Ours is $85 a day. With rebate it's $35 a day. Our eldest gets 3 days a week, our youngest just one.
    Next year we are moving Ds1 to a different Kinder, which we pay the amount for two weeks at his current one, per term, which is a big saving for us. Gives our youngest the chance to go in for a couple more days a weeks as well.

  11. #30
    Join Date
    Oct 2013
    Posts
    1,221
    Thanks
    1,169
    Thanked
    668
    Reviews
    0
    Achievements:Topaz Star - 500 posts
    We pay $95 per day (3 days p/w) with everything included and 50% back from centrelink after we pay. I wish we set it up so we only pay half and centrelink pay the other half to the center, as its a big chunk out of pocket and we pay fortnightly where centrelink refund us weekly....

    But we're happy we get help still. Wouldn't be able to afford it otherwise, i wouldn't be able to work.


 

Similar Threads

  1. Replies: 15
    Last Post: 18-02-2014, 20:12
  2. Cost in getting a cat
    By LoveLivesHere in forum Pets
    Replies: 15
    Last Post: 23-01-2014, 14:07
  3. How much does your childcare actually cost you?
    By kw123 in forum Childcare Options
    Replies: 58
    Last Post: 21-05-2013, 22:00

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
free weekly newsletters | sign up now!
who are these people who write great posts? meet our hubbub authors!
Learn how you can contribute to the hubbub!

reviews
learn how you can become a reviewer!

competitions

forum - chatting now
sales & new stuffsee all
Hire For Baby Perth
New RETAIL store - Perth Hire For Baby Perth
Here at Hire for Baby, we offer a wide range of products from Child Restraints to Strollers, Stroller Accessories and Oricom Baby Monitors. Wholesale prices - till the stock ends. Buy from us and get the installation for FREE.
Like us on Facebook and get $10 OFF
featured supporter
Sudocrem / Infacol
Sudocrem® Healing Cream is a soothing emollient cream which aids and assists in the management of nappy rash, eczema, abrasions, wounds and minor skin irritations. Infacol Wind Drops are an effective method of treating wind in infants.
gotcha
X

Pregnant for the first-time?

Not sure where to start? We can help!

Our Insider Programs for pregnancy first-timers will lead you step-by-step through the 14 Pregnancy Must Dos!