Genuine one to one tutoring for your child

"My team and I provide an engaging and supportive environment, for our students to take on an appropriately challenging curriculum. Our students are not just more confident, they truly thrive - finding the joy in excelling, in achieving and surpassing their goals."

Meg Yadav

0476 145 263 

Balwyn Community Centre
412 Whitehorse Road,
Surrey Hills

Maths Tutoring and English Tutoring

The Brainworks Foundation program includes maths tutoring and English tutoring for students in years 1 to 10, building confidence in all areas. Your child will be assessed at their current level and a program tailored for their specific needs and goals.

Scholarship Exams and Selective Entry Exams

Students build skills and confidence, gain exam question familiarity and develop exam strategies. Students study specific exam subjects including numerical, verbal and abstract reasoning, comprehension, maths and essay writing.

Brainworks Balwyn Tuition For Your Child

Your child will build and improve their skills with Brainworks tutoring Balwyn. Genuine one to one attention combined with a system to keep all students on track and encouraged, ensures all learning problems are identified and work is adjusted.

Customised Learning Programs

Your child will receive an individual program that has been developed to meet their learning needs and educational goals. Students work through their own tailored program with tutoring assistance,  learning new skills and building their confidence.


Balwyn News

Term 2 begins Monday the 15th of April!


We welcome back all our students and families for the start of a new term. We look forwards to seeing you all again!

Congratulations to our successful Carey Baptist, Camberwell Boys, Trinity College, MLC, PLC and Melbourne Grammar students! Well done!

It's almost time! 2024 Selective Entry Exams are almost here!

Are you preparing your child for Selective Entry? Applications are now open for schools such as MacRob (Girls), Melbourne High School (Boys), Nossal High School and Suzanne Cory!

Here is what you should know for 2024:

Application closes at 11:59 pm on Monday the 3rd of May 2024.
Exam will be held on Saturday the 15th of June 2024.
Results will be sent out in September 2024.
Offers between July to October of 2024.

Is your child ready? Brainworks offers courses that prepare them for selective entry tests in reading comprehension, mathematics, verbal and quantitative reasoning and writing! We also offer mock tests to prepare your child for the actual test conditions and give them the best chance at exam day success. Book now and let us address the gaps, boost preparation and help prevent students from being blindsided or overwhelmed. For more information visit the Victorian Selectve Entry website.

It's time for scholarship exam preparation!

Scholarship tests are quickly approaching! Here are just some of the test dates for 2024:

Haileybury - 28th July
Starthcona - Details available in August

SEAL Programs:
Balwyn High SEAL - 9th September
Koonung SEE@K Program - Term 3 or 4
Box Hill High School GAPP - Term 3 or 4
East Doncaster ALPHA - September 2024
Auburn High SEALP - 17th August (Registration closes 17th July)

Are you thinking about your son or daughter sitting a scholarship exam to a private school in Melbourne?

Brainworks tutoring can assist your child’s scholarship exam preparation. At Brainworks, students work through content that is specific for their ACER, Edutest and AAS scholarship exams. Our scholarship program offers students a tailor-fit course in problem solving, reading comprehension, writing and the 3 types of reasoning often exclusive to scholarship exams - Numerical, Verbal and Abstract! In addition, students will also partake in timed tests in class and have the opportunity to undergo mock tests to help evaluate their progress and prepare them for test day.

Is your child ready?
Brainworks encourages families to prepare at least 6-9 months before an exam to give your child the best chance at success!


Well done to all our 2024 NAPLAN students!! Are you ready for 2025?

Every year Victorian schools undergo a series of standardised testing for Years 3, 5, 7 and 9.

Brainworks' NAPLAN curriculum will show students what to expect and prepare them in all aread of NAPLAN in Reading Comprehension, Numeracy, Writing and Language Conventions. We offer targeted coursework to focus on what your child needs most, as well as intensive writing workshops and practice papers.

Book now to give your child that last boost towards success or start preparations for next year!

For more information:
ACARA Official NAPLAN Page
Experience the official NAPLAN Demonstration Tests.
Test Timings

Please use the enquiry form on this page or email at 

Tutoring is also available at Brainworks Doncaster

Programs 1 to 1 tuition Sessions
Foundation Maths and/or English (Term Based) Weekly 1 or 1.5 hours
Examination Preparation
Selective Entry Modular courses (8 weeks)
Accelerated Module (4 weeks)
All subjects
Practice Tests & Exam
Weekly 1.5 hours
Weekly 3 hours
Scholarships Modular courses (8 weeks)
Accelerated Module (4 weeks)
All subjects
Practice Tests & Exam
Weekly 1.5 hours
Weekly 3 hours

Session Times

Term 1 2023    
Monday 4:00-5:30  Enrol Now
  5:30-7:00   Enrol Now
Tuesday 4:00-5:30 Enrol Now
  5:30-7:00 Enrol Now
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