School Fees & Payment Info

School Fees 2021

Enrolment Fee

$100, payable once only


Term Fee

First child: $360
Second child: $285
Third child: $235
Fourth child +: Free 


Book Levy (yearly)

$160.00 per child


A fee of $60 will be invoiced for those students who elect to sit Naplan. This fee is to pay for administration on the day of the test.


Camps & Excursions

The cost of camps, excursions and swimming lessons will be invoiced separately to parents prior to each event. Swimming lessons during Term 1 on average costs $100 per child.

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Keeping Our Fees Low

Working Bees

Working bees are an intrinsic part of your enrolment contract. These working bees are an essential component in keeping our fees low. Options are:

  1. Participation in working bees per term or
  2. Payment of $100 in lieu of participation in each working bee. ($100 per working bee)

If you are unable to attend scheduled working bees, alternative arrangements can be made and must be done so PRIOR to the scheduled date.



Fundraising is also an essential component in keeping our fees low. All families are required to contribute to the fundraising events throughout the year. These funds are used to supplement excursions, swimming lessons during Term 1 and resources costs.

Payment Information

School fees are payable by the third week of each new term or a direct debit from your nominated bank is to be set up before your child starts school at Tallowood . If this causes difficulties, please contact the school office to make alternative arrangements. Please do not send school fee money in any form to school with your child. Options available are:



To be made payable to Tallowood Steiner School



Please reference transfer with your surname


Tallowood Steiner School

BSB 533 000

Account Number: 10059010


Note: It is part of Tallowood Steiner School philosophy to provide accessible Steiner Education to all, regardless of their financial situation. If school fees are an issue which would prohibit your child from enrolment, please arrange an appointment with the school Principal to discuss alternatives and arrange a payment plan.

Phone(02) 6564 7224

Address220 Bellingen Road, Bowraville

Office Hours9am-3pm, Mon-Fri during school terms

Our school, staff and students respectfully acknowledge the traditional custodians of the Gumbaynggirr nation on which we live and work. We extend this respect and reverence to all Indigenous Elders across all nations through the world.

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