Web hosting for kindergartens

Free web hosting

A cost-free start to getting online, Kindergartens that are members of the program are eligible for hosting space, FTP access, and technical support. There’s no advertising and no strings attached.

Who is eligible?

Non-for-profit and community run kindergartens that are members of the Kindergarten IT Program. Strictly no e-commerce. Government agencies and commercial organisations are not eligible for this service.

How do I apply?

Download the application form, then simply fill it in and return it to us. Please read the included Terms and Conditions before submitting this form. You must also abide by our Acceptable Use Policy, which is subject to change at any time.

Web design for kindergartens

We offer WordPress CMS website builder. It’s easy to use, you can choose a theme, add a banner image, change the colours, create & customise pages!

Features in our WordPress include:

  • Free SSL Certificates from LetsEncrypt
  • Website traffic statistics (webalizer and awstats)
  • FTP / phpMyAdmin / SSH access available upon request

We provide ongoing support to help you get your website ready to publish!

We also offer the opportunity for a one-hour session for new website customers with us at the State Library of Victoria to discuss authoring your site.

Click here for an example website. Websites can be based on one of our standard design templates, or customised depending on your requirements.

Plan A Plan B
Free Hosting
CMS install
Website Structure
Web Forms
Modified Theme
Content insertion
Developer support* 1.5 hrs
Price (ex. GST) Free Free

*Development work beyond 1.5 Hrs will be charged to the kindergarten at $85 ex. GST per hour.

New to WordPress?

If you want to know more or learn about using WordPress, open our Getting Started with WordPress page.

For more information, or to discuss migrating from an existing website, please contact;

Kindergarten IT Program
State Library of Victoria
328 Swanston Street, Melbourne, VIC 3000
Phone: 1800 629 835
Email: info@kindergarten.vic.gov.au
Website: https://kindergarten.vic.gov.au