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Parents push back on ‘big’ childcare


Last week G8 education which is Australia’s largest ASX listed childcare operator attempted a hostile takeover of Affinity Education to buy 161 centres adding to it’s 500+ centres? Over the next 10 years we will increasingly see childcare groups growing larger but will the big group childcare settings or the ...

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What does Childcare in Canada Look Like?


Part One, Childcare around the world: Vancouver, Canada. Our intrepid reporter Mel Okimoto has just returned from an overseas trip and took some time to look at childcare in Canada from a mum’s perspective and uncovered some interesting differences and similarities about childcare in Canada and childcare in Australia. Here is her report: I ...

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First Family Daycare to be rated ‘Excellent’

Wynnum Family Daycare

Queensland’s Wynnum Family Day Care is the first family day care service in Australia to be awarded the Excellent rating by the Australian Children’s Education and Care Quality Authority (ACECQA). ACECQA is an independent statutory authority established to provide national leadership in promoting quality and continuous improvement in children’s education ...

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Daycare Defined

Baby Bump

Whether you are an alien from outer space, recently emigrated from overseas, or a first time mum. Unless you have friends who have ‘been there, done that’, deciding on day care for your child can be scary, complicated and stressful. Understanding what is available in Australia is the first step ...

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