Financial support is available to help eligible families with school related costs.
Centrelink child care benefit
Families using outside of school hours care may be eligible to claim for this child care benefit to help with these costs.
School student transport scheme
The School Student Transport Scheme provides subsidised travel to and from school for eligible students on train, bus, ferry and light rail services during school term. It also offers subsidised travel to and from school in private vehicles in areas where there is no public transport available.