South Australian Parliament introduces immunisation bills - The Murray Valley Standard
South Australian Parliament introduces immunisation bills The Murray Valley Standard
South Australian children will need to be immunised before enrolling or attending childhood care services as the State Parliament introduces new laws.
Thu, 21 Mar 2019 00:51:00 GMTRead More >>
Plea for new NSW Government to fix “chronic childcare supply issues”: ACA NSW - The Sector
The New South Wales Government needs to intervene to fix “chronic” oversupply issues relating to the state's early childhood education and care (ECEC) ...
Thu, 21 Mar 2019 00:33:00 GMTRead More >>
Parents want to pay nanny $52k a year to dress up like Disney princess - NEWS.com.au
Two parents are looking to hire a $52000-a-year nanny who has to be permanently in character — as a Disney princess.
Wed, 20 Mar 2019 21:44:49 GMTRead More >>
Australia's rich still getting richer - The Socialist
Australia's rich still getting richer The Socialist
Research recently conducted by Oxfam shows that the wealth of the richest people in Australia is equivalent to 70% of the wealth of the rest of the population.
Wed, 20 Mar 2019 21:44:00 GMTRead More >>
Election 2019: It's Game On for the Women's Vote - Women's Agenda
Election 2019: It's Game On for the Women's Vote Women's Agenda
At this year's Federal election, the women's vote will prove decisive as never before. We'll be keeping a firm on how parties respond.
Wed, 20 Mar 2019 21:16:00 GMTRead More >>
Jason Kenny still adjusting to new routine with Tokyo 2020 on the horizon - North Wales Chronicle
Jason Kenny still adjusting to new routine with Tokyo 2020 on the horizon North Wales Chronicle
Kenny and his wife Laura have become parents since they took their combined Olympic gold medal tally to 10 in Rio.
Wed, 20 Mar 2019 17:48:00 GMTRead More >>
Global Child Care Management Software Market 2019 Research by Experts - Best Direct News
Child Care Management Software Market which allows the consumer to assess the long-term based demand and estimate particular implementations.
Wed, 20 Mar 2019 15:30:00 GMTRead More >>
Analysts’ Recent Ratings Updates for JD.Com (JD) - Fairfield Current
Analysts’ Recent Ratings Updates for JD.Com (JD) Fairfield Current
Several analysts have recently updated their ratings and price targets for JD.Com (NASDAQ: JD): 2/21/2019 – JD.Com was upgraded by analysts at Zacks ...
Wed, 20 Mar 2019 13:01:08 GMTRead More >>
The Dubai Mall launches in-mall childcare service - Time Out Dubai
The Dubai Mall launches in-mall childcare service Time Out Dubai
Early bird mums get two hours free of charge and complimentary beauty services | Kids, Just in time for Mother's Day, The Dubai Mall will be introducing an ...
Wed, 20 Mar 2019 10:30:52 GMTRead More >>
Durable Juvenile Products Market Size, Trends & Forecast by 2025|Artsana, Newell Rubbermaid, Goodbaby - News Tech Markets
HTF MI published a new industry research that focuses on Durable Juvenile Products market and delivers in-depth market analysis and future prospects of ...
Wed, 20 Mar 2019 09:18:00 GMTRead More >>
Associate Director, ARC Training Centre for Transforming Maintenance through Data Science - The Conversation AU
3 years fixed-term, full time with the possibility of extension; Level C with a competitive salary plus 17% superannuation. The Australian Centre for Transforming ...
Tue, 19 Mar 2019 05:36:38 GMTRead More >>
Christchurch Shootings: Claims of earlier sightings of accused at Hamilton mosque - Stuff.co.nz
Police investigate sightings of the Christchurch terror-accused at a Hamilton mosque before the attack.
Tue, 19 Mar 2019 04:00:00 GMTRead More >>
Gastro outbreak across childcare centres prompts NSW Health warning - Daily Liberal
NSW Health has issued an alert to parents and carers of young children about after a rise in viral gastroenteritis cases. The warning has been prompted by ...
Mon, 18 Mar 2019 23:20:00 GMTRead More >>
Aussie church leaders respond to Christchurch massacre - Eternity News
Aussie church leaders respond to Christchurch massacre Eternity News
Australian Christian leaders joined many thousands across the world who visited mosques over the weekend to express their solidarity with the Muslim ...
Mon, 18 Mar 2019 06:23:21 GMTRead More >>
Politicians feeling parental pressure for preschool education - The Australian
Pressure on the major parties to provide funding certainty for preschool education programs and reform the childcare activity test that punishes vulnerable ...
Sun, 17 Mar 2019 13:00:00 GMTRead More >>
From play to pressure; a Finnish perspective on Australian schools - The Age
Education expert Pasi Sahlberg moved his son from Finland to Australia, and both are learning lessons about Australia's school system.
Sun, 17 Mar 2019 09:00:00 GMTRead More >>
Channel 9's Bad Mothers has got 'mothering' all wrong - ABC News
Channel 9's new drama Bad Mothers is billed as an ironic critique of our ideas about motherhood. Only, it isn't, writes Camilla Nelson.
Sat, 16 Mar 2019 19:00:15 GMTRead More >>
Social media can harm your choices - The Australian
Social media can harm your choices The Australian
Excessive use of social media may impair your decision-making capabilities in much the same way as drug, alcohol and gambling addictions.
Thu, 14 Mar 2019 13:00:00 GMTRead More >>
Octo-pram seating eight children revealed at Adelaide childcare centre - NEWS.com.au
The Guardian Early Learning centre has a fun and thrilling new way of taking up to 16 of its youngest children on excursions.
Thu, 14 Mar 2019 08:26:35 GMTRead More >>
Greens call for a “radical rethink” with early learning to be built in schools - The Sector
The Australian Greens Party has called for a “radical rethink” of New South Wales preschool and early learning services, ahead of the state election, in a policy ...
Thu, 14 Mar 2019 00:56:06 GMTRead More >>
Footage emerges of kids playing in traffic after escaping childcare - Sydney Morning Herald
Footage emerges of kids playing in traffic after escaping childcare Sydney Morning Herald
Frightening dash-cam footage has emerged of two young children running towards oncoming traffic on a busy road in the city's west after they managed to ...
Tue, 12 Mar 2019 06:31:00 GMTRead More >>
Fussy eaters in the family? Here are some ways to get your child to chow down - ABC Life
Along with sleep, getting young children to eat, and eat healthily, is a challenge that spans the ages. We talk to the experts about what works.
Fri, 08 Mar 2019 08:00:00 GMTRead More >>
Equal pay was won by sausage factories 50 years ago, but it didn't close the gender gap - ABC News
It might seem strange, but it was on the misogynistic floors of Australia's meat packing factories that one of the great advances for Australian feminism was won.
Thu, 07 Mar 2019 08:00:00 GMTRead More >>
Credit Suisse subsidises childcare as weapon in war for talent - The Australian Financial Review
Credit Suisse subsidises childcare as weapon in war for talent The Australian Financial Review
Credit Suisse has sweetened the deal for new mothers to stay on with the firm, offering a $7500 daycare subsidy for children under school age.
Wed, 06 Mar 2019 08:00:00 GMTRead More >>
Six people charged over brutal fight with two Victorian police officers - New Zealand Herald
Six people charged over brutal fight with two Victorian police officers New Zealand Herald
It's been a week since a terrified passer-by filmed the moment two Victorian police officers were surrounded by six people and brutally attacked in a Melbourne ...
Sat, 02 Mar 2019 08:00:00 GMTRead More >>
Perth family demand apology after son suffers head injury while at daycare - Sydney Morning Herald
Perth family demand apology after son suffers head injury while at daycare Sydney Morning Herald
A Perth mother is calling for a daycare centre to apologise after her baby son suffered a head injury while in their care earlier this week. According to Nine News ...
Wed, 27 Feb 2019 08:00:00 GMTRead More >>
Camden Community Early Learning Centre to close by end of the week, leaving staff jobless and parents without childcare - The Advertiser
Camden Community Early Learning Centre staff were advised on Tuesday that they will no longer have a job as of Friday — with parents now left without ...
Tue, 26 Feb 2019 08:00:00 GMTRead More >>
G8 shares slide on profit disappointment - NEWS.com.au
G8 shares slide on profit disappointment NEWS.com.au
G8 Education shares have slid over 14 per cent after Australia's largest childcare and early education provider reported full-year profit fell 11 per cent to $71.8 ...
Mon, 25 Feb 2019 08:00:00 GMTRead More >>
PE bigwig Partners Group poaches to boost Australian chase - The Australian Financial Review
PE bigwig Partners Group poaches to boost Australian chase The Australian Financial Review
Global private markets investment manager Partners Group has signalled its intention to step up its Australian dealmaking by poaching a new leader for its local ...
Thu, 21 Feb 2019 08:00:00 GMTRead More >>
Toddler left in bus for six hours outside Yass Little Learners Centre yesterday is back at child care today - ABC News
A bus driver has been suspended after a two-year-old boy was left unattended in the vehicle outside a New South Wales childcare centre for six hours yesterday ...
Wed, 20 Feb 2019 08:00:00 GMTRead More >>
Taking a stand on childcare health standards ahead of National Obesity Summit - The Sector
Ahead of the National Obesity Summit, scheduled to take place tomorrow, children's health advocate and Healthy Australia CEO Ruby O'Rourke is calling for ...
Wed, 13 Feb 2019 08:00:00 GMTRead More >>
Childcare Centre- Early Learning Facility - ARCHITECT Magazine
Childcare Centre- Early Learning Facility ARCHITECT Magazine
An Early Learning Facility in the outer suburb of Melbourne (Australia) will be home to 100 children from the ages 1-5 years. The easily recognised building with ...
Mon, 11 Feb 2019 23:42:55 GMTRead More >>
$200 a day: Soaring childcare fees force parents to stay at home - SBS News
Productivity Commission data shows some Australian parents are paying up to $200 a day for early childcare because of high rental costs and red tape.
Thu, 07 Feb 2019 08:00:00 GMTRead More >>
Oversupply of childcare centres may be subsiding - The Sydney Morning Herald
Oversupply of childcare centres may be subsiding The Sydney Morning Herald
A national oversupply of childcare centres that dogged the industry last year may be subsiding.
Wed, 06 Feb 2019 08:00:00 GMTRead More >>
Childcare fees outpace cost of living - SBS News
A new Productivity Commission report finds the proportion of parents at home with children who aren't working because of childcare costs is rising.
Fri, 01 Feb 2019 08:00:00 GMTRead More >>
Migrant grandparents to fill childcare gap, but at what cost? - Women's Agenda
The government's newly introduced temporary sponsored parent visa may allow migrant grandparents to care for children in Australia, but is there a cost?
Mon, 14 Jan 2019 08:00:00 GMTRead More >>
Empty childcare centres fret over dramatic preschool expansion - The Australian Financial Review
Empty childcare centres fret over dramatic preschool expansion The Australian Financial Review
Labor's generous preschool policy could have the unintended effect of exacerbating the childcare place glut, the nation's largest non-profit childcare provider, ...
Fri, 04 Jan 2019 08:00:00 GMTRead More >>
Affordable Daycare and Working Moms: the Quebec Model - CityLab
With more than two decades behind it, the Quebec program that spawned an affordable child care model has some lessons for the rest of the world.
Mon, 31 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMTRead More >>
"My 5yo just graduated. But when I calculated how much her diploma cost, I was floored." - Mamamia
My little girl is a graduate! Yes, it was from preschool and everyone graduated… but I am still proud. Being such an emotional time, it made me think back to my ...
Sun, 16 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMTRead More >>
Unvaccinated children to be banned from WA kindies, childcare centres in disease outbreaks - ABC News
A ban on under-immunised children from childcare centres, kindies and pre-primary schools during disease outbreaks is the start of an aggressive push to lift ...
Thu, 13 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMTRead More >>
Childcare overhaul leaves vulnerable families without access to support at home - The Guardian
Dozens of families have lost in-home care or are required to pay a gap fee for the first time.
Thu, 06 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMTRead More >>
Young children with autism can thrive in mainstream childcare - The Conversation AU
Young children with autism can thrive in mainstream childcare The Conversation AU
A recent study has shown educators can include and teach children on the spectrum in mainstream childcare, alongside their non-autistic peers.
Thu, 29 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMTRead More >>
Au pairs in Australia 'exploited by families' - BBC News
A majority of holidaymakers working as au pairs in Australia are being exploited, a study suggests.
Wed, 28 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMTRead More >>
If we're serious about supporting working families, here are three policies we need to enact now - The Conversation - Australia
If we're serious about supporting working families, here are three policies we need to enact now The Conversation - Australia
Universal low-cost childcare and workplace flexibility will help mothers return to the workplace and are important investments in the Australian workforce.
Tue, 06 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMTRead More >>
Sydney council to offer free childcare for asylum seekers - SBS News
A council in Sydney is launching an Australian-first initiative, giving free childcare to asylum seeker and refugee families.
Fri, 19 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMTRead More >>
Doreen childcare fetches $15m - The Sydney Morning Herald
Doreen childcare fetches $15m The Sydney Morning Herald
A newly-built childcare centre on Melbourne's northern outskirts has fetched $15 million, one of the largest childcare deals for the year.
Wed, 17 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMTRead More >>
Tax rates and child care leave mums returning to work for next to no extra earnings: KPMG - ABC News
Mums like Angela Campanelli-Walker may get financially punished if they increase their working days to more than three a week, prompting calls from KPMG for ...
Mon, 15 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMTRead More >>
Rising energy and childcare costs show need for wages reform, unions say - The Guardian
ACTU report shows electricity costs are up 10.4% in the past year and childcare costs are up 6%
Thu, 11 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMTRead More >>
What can the US learn from international early childhood education? - The Hechinger Report
What can the US learn from international early childhood education? The Hechinger Report
The U.S. could learn a lot about early education from our international counterparts. That's the conclusion of a comprehensive, multi-year study of six early ...
Tue, 09 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMTRead More >>
Labor to fund three-year-old preschoolers in $1.75 billion pledge if elected - ABC News
Families will be able to access free or subsidised preschool for children as young as three for 15 hours a week, under a $1.75 billion pledge promising access to ...
Wed, 03 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMTRead More >>
Labor promises to ban childcare centre giveaways to parents - The Guardian
Opposition responds to reports centres were offering gifts or cash for enrolments.
Mon, 24 Sep 2018 07:00:00 GMTRead More >>
Opinion: Childcare policy failing regional Australia - Newcastle Herald
Opinion: Childcare policy failing regional Australia Newcastle Herald
Governments in Australia are trying to regulate childcare into an expensive, complex and gilt-edged early education system ⎯ while ignoring the impact on fami.
Sun, 23 Sep 2018 07:00:00 GMTRead More >>
In-home childcare subsidy changes leaving vulnerable families out of pocket - ABC News
Some of Australia's most vulnerable families feel they have been abandoned by the Federal Government after changes to childcare payments left them with ...
Thu, 20 Sep 2018 07:00:00 GMTRead More >>
Childcare around the world: How other countries do it better - The Irish Times
Childcare around the world: How other countries do it better The Irish Times
Readers overseas on €1 afterschool care in Belgium, to 50% subsidies in Australia.
Thu, 13 Sep 2018 07:00:00 GMTRead More >>
Why Australia should invest in paying day care workers a liveable wage - SmartCompany.com.au
Why Australia should invest in paying day care workers a liveable wage SmartCompany.com.au
Today, across the nation, educators who work in long day care centres are walking off the job for the fourth time in 18 months.
Thu, 06 Sep 2018 07:00:00 GMTRead More >>
Childcare centres close as workers strike over pay - SBS News
Thousands of childcare workers have walked off the job in protest of low wages, as Treasurer Josh Frydenberg says the sector will be better off from government ...
Wed, 05 Sep 2018 07:00:00 GMTRead More >>
Why Australia should invest in paying early childhood educators a liveable wage - The Conversation AU
Why Australia should invest in paying early childhood educators a liveable wage The Conversation AU
Valuing the skills and contributions of our educators and reversing the high rates of turnover is critical and can only be achieved through fair pay and rewards.
Tue, 04 Sep 2018 07:00:00 GMTRead More >>
A new project shows combining childcare and aged care has social and economic benefits - The Conversation AU
Intergenerational care gives children and older people the chance to interact, resulting in significant benefits for participants and the wider community.
Sun, 02 Sep 2018 07:00:00 GMTRead More >>
Importing au pairs is only a solution for the rich. We need childcare for all classes - ABC News
We don't need an immigration solution for our childcare problem, we need something that is affordable for everyone, writes Lisa Bryant.
Fri, 31 Aug 2018 07:00:00 GMTRead More >>
Crikey Worm: childcare costs and wait times blow out - Crikey
Good morning, early birds. Childcare costs and wait times have increased dramatically since 2011. Natasha Grivas reports.
Thu, 30 Aug 2018 07:00:00 GMTRead More >>
Australia's childcare oversupply explained - The Australian Financial Review
Australia's childcare oversupply explained The Australian Financial Review
Some over-zealous property developers adopted a "build it and they will come" approach to new childcare centres in Melbourne in the past 18 months.
Tue, 28 Aug 2018 07:00:00 GMTRead More >>
Dutton childcare cloud exposes problem with entire sector - The Sydney Morning Herald
Dutton childcare cloud exposes problem with entire sector The Sydney Morning Herald
The federal government spends about $8 billion a year on childcare subsidies. That's big bucks. And Peter Dutton is not the only one profiting.
Thu, 23 Aug 2018 07:00:00 GMTRead More >>
Childcare workers deserve better pay — this is what I do all day - ABC News
We're one of the lowest paid professionals and we deserve better. Take a look at my average day and judge for yourself, writes Tracey Bell.
Tue, 21 Aug 2018 07:00:00 GMTRead More >>
Child care providers and parents reporting teething problems with new subsidy system - Politics - ABC News
While the majority of the 1.1 million Australian families using child care are reaping the benefits of new a child care payment system, some are having to pull ...
Wed, 08 Aug 2018 07:00:00 GMTRead More >>
New childcare subsidy: Glitches leave parents out-of-pocket - Herald Sun
THE Federal Government appears to be in damage control as issues continue to plague its new childcare system.
Tue, 07 Aug 2018 07:00:00 GMTRead More >>
Who is left behind under the new child care subsidy? - Pursuit
The University of Melbourne's HILDA survey finds families are increasingly relying on childcare but changing policy may lock out those who need it most.
Tue, 31 Jul 2018 07:00:00 GMTRead More >>
Childcare shake-up neglects family day care workers, but we can learn from garment workers' experience - The Conversation AU
Family day care workers have much in common with home-based workers in the garment industry. But the latter are classed as employees, resulting in better ...
Wed, 25 Jul 2018 07:00:00 GMTRead More >>
Childcare subsidy changes add red tape for families and providers - ABC News
The Coalition's new childcare rebate system was meant to be simpler, parents and *service* providers are quickly discovering it's exactly the opposite, writes Liam ...
Tue, 10 Jul 2018 07:00:00 GMTRead More >>
Why we are missing the point in the childcare debate - The Sydney Morning Herald
Why we are missing the point in the childcare debate The Sydney Morning Herald
Since the federal government's childcare subsidy replaced the childcare benefit and the childcare rebate on Monday, there has been endless talk of whether the ...
Thu, 05 Jul 2018 07:00:00 GMTRead More >>
New childcare policy still leaves vulnerable families behind - The Conversation AU
New childcare policy still leaves vulnerable families behind The Conversation AU
Children's access to quality childcare is, more than ever, dependent on whether the government views their parents as deserving or not.
Mon, 02 Jul 2018 07:00:00 GMTRead More >>
A childcare revolution is set to change the way we live - The Sydney Morning Herald
A childcare revolution is set to change the way we live The Sydney Morning Herald
The biggest changes to the childcare system in 40 years will change the way Australians live and work.
Sun, 01 Jul 2018 07:00:00 GMTRead More >>
Childcare registration: Hidden step catching you out - NEWS.com.au
JUST when you thought you were nearly done with sorting out changes around your childcare rebate, there's something that still might catch you out.
Wed, 27 Jun 2018 07:00:00 GMTRead More >>
When it comes to childcare, grandparents are the least stressful option for mum and dad - The Conversation AU
New research shows that parenting stress is lowest if grandparents do some of the care - as opposed to more formal arrangements.
Tue, 26 Jun 2018 07:00:00 GMTRead More >>
Childcare costs: How price increase will effect you - NEWS.com.au
CHILDCARE centres across the country are hiking their fees and sending already stressed parents doing it tough into a panic.
Mon, 25 Jun 2018 07:00:00 GMTRead More >>
Childcare subsidy changes could mean more grandparents are carrying the load - ABC Local
From July 2 the Child Care Benefit and the Child Care Rebate will be abolished and replaced with the means-tested Child Care Subsidy — which may mean an ...
Sun, 24 Jun 2018 07:00:00 GMTRead More >>
The new childcare package is the final nail in the community service coffin - The Guardian
The childcare subsidy is just one example of changes that have redefined us from citizens to government customers.
Fri, 22 Jun 2018 07:00:00 GMTRead More >>
Childcare in Melbourne: Most expensive and cheapest suburbs revealed - Domain News
When Tarryn Holland and her husband Jamie Ahern were looking to move from their two bedroom home in St Kilda East, one of the first things they considered ...
Fri, 15 Jun 2018 07:00:00 GMTRead More >>
Childcare subsidy: one in three Australian families yet to sign up - The Guardian
Scheme requires parents to be working, volunteering, studying or jobseeking.
Tue, 12 Jun 2018 07:00:00 GMTRead More >>
Bain Capital expands childcare centres portfolio in Australia - IP Real Estate
IPE Real Assets understands Bain bought 20 centres from Little Learning School for around AUD100m.
Wed, 06 Jun 2018 07:00:00 GMTRead More >>
Grandparents stepping up as costs of childcare bite - The Sydney Morning Herald
Grandparents stepping up as costs of childcare bite The Sydney Morning Herald
Grandparents are contributing $3.94 billion to the economy in unpaid childcare, with the typical grandparent-carer clocking 30 hours a month.
Sun, 03 Jun 2018 07:00:00 GMTRead More >>
Childcare changes: Staggering number of families to miss out on care - Herald Sun
THERE are about 1.2 million families eligible for childcare subsidies in Australia.
Thu, 31 May 2018 07:00:00 GMTRead More >>