Childcare 大中华彩票登录, Nationwide

Latest Childcare News

 
(Jun 4)

Busy Bees Australia takes shape as centre openings and acquisitions bed down. The most recent acquisition, the six centre WA based Maragon Early Learning 大中华彩票登录 group, followed last year�s acquisition of ten Go Kindy group centres and three of their development sites.

Read the whole story at website.
(Oct 25)

A childcare centre has been proposed to be built within Brisbane's tallest residential tower. Skytower is a 274-metre-high tower at 222 Margaret Street that will house more than 1100 apartments. The proposed centre would have a total floor space of 1010 square metres and include outdoor areas. Based on an area this size, the centre would be able to accommodate 99 children and about 18 staff members.

Read the whole story at the website.
(Oct 20)

A council in Sydney is launching an Australian-first initiative, giving free childcare to asylum seeker and refugee families, one place per day at three council-run centres. Asylum seekers are unable to access the federal childcare subsidy until their asylum applications are approved.

Read the whole story at the website.
(Sep 4)

More than 100 Queensland childcare centres will shut their doors on Wednesday as workers walk off the job to fight for higher wages. Early childhood union United Voice says 7000 staff nationwide will walk out in protest over the sector's "wage crisis."

Read the whole story at the website.
(Aug 18)

The lion's share of Go Kindy centres are to be sold to UK operator Busy Bees in a multi-million-dollar deal.

Read the whole story at the website.
(Aug 4)

It was a calculated leap of faith for Smithfield Property Group to turn its attention to the childcare sector. And two years down the track the move from suburban residential projects to childcare centre development is paying big dividends.

Read the whole story at website.
(Jun 13)

Reports from childcare workers over potential child abuse have increased more than 20 per as carers embrace Mason's Law even before it is officially enforced from July 1.

Read the whole story at the website.
(Feb 3)

Almost 500 Queensland childcare services were found to have been operating in breach of the law or relevant regulations last year.

Read the whole story at the website.
(Dec 12)

The Chinese billionaire owner of the Sheraton Mirage Port Douglas has sealed a $85 million deal to acquire Sparrow Early Learning, the operator of 24 centres across Queensland and Victoria.

Read the whole story at website.
(Aug 27)

The Federal Government is urging the New South Wales Government to do more to make the state's childcare centres compliant with the latest national standards introduced four years ago.

Read the whole story at the website.

Older Child Care News