ALMOST 30 witnesses are expected to be heard during a case against a centre accused of “corporal punishment”.

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07th Feb. 2020 1:02 PM

Queensland parents are still paying more for child care despite the Morrison Government rushing through new laws late last...

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06th Feb. 2020 5:02 AM

A junkie was allowed to care for kids in a Queensland daycare centre, taking random drug tests for six months while on the...

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04th Feb. 2020 5:02 AM

Dodgy training courses are blamed for a crisis plaguing centres, with a survey revealing 60 per cent of operators...

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18th Jan. 2020 11:01 AM

An investigation has been launched after a five-year-old boy was left in a locked kindy bus for 40 minutes in sweltering...

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08th Jan. 2020 7:01 AM

Just four hours after these parents dropped their 16-month-old baby at daycare she was dead. A year on, they’re “desperate”...

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18th Dec. 2019 4:12 PM

The mother of a little girl hit and killed by the family car outside a Melbourne childcare centre has explained the...

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07th Nov. 2019 11:11 AM

The parents of two children who were filmed running across a Melbourne road after escaping a childcare centre said the...

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05th Nov. 2019 9:11 AM

More than 90,000 Australian families have been stung with debts after the first audit of the Morrison Government’s...

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28th Oct. 2019 5:10 AM

A QUEENSLAND mum has been forced to quit her job and is considering legal action after her son's horrific incident at a...

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12th Oct. 2019 1:10 PM

Police say the structure of a Sydney childcare ring was more detailed, elaborate and organised than Australia’s outlaw...

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13th Sept. 2019 6:09 PM

A woman suspected of being part of a $4 million family daycare fraud syndicate hurled abuse at cameras after being taken...

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12th Sept. 2019 3:09 PM

POLICE have swooped on NSW mums, accusing them of selling childrens’ identities as part of a large childcare fraud...

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12th Sept. 2019 12:09 PM

Queensland has seen some of the biggest childcare price rises in the country in the last year, with one region’s fees...

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24th Aug. 2019 6:08 AM

A huge number of childcare centres are failing to meet national safety standards, alongside concerns about the length of...

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11th Aug. 2019 11:08 AM

When it comes to achieving outcomes for kids and their families, these childcare centres are the best of the best. Here’s...

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10th Aug. 2019 6:08 AM

The centre was one of three Fraser Coast childcare services to receive funding through the Community Child Care Fund.

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08th Aug. 2019 12:08 AM

Education Minister Dan Tehan says the federal government has suspended or cancelled the licences of 10 childcare providers...

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05th Aug. 2019 8:08 AM

Three sentences “hidden” on the last page of a note sent to a Melbourne family last month expose a huge problem facing...

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25th July 2019 3:07 PM

THE manager of the centre and her company are facing several charges relating to allegations of harm or hazard and...

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18th July 2019 4:07 PM

A LOOPHOLE exists allowing smokers to spark up next to childcare playgrounds and LNP leader Deb Frecklington wants to do...

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21st June 2019 5:06 AM

BILL Shorten says his $4 billion package will help a million Aussie families — but Scott Morrison says it’s a “fantasy” the...

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02nd May 2019 3:05 PM

A woman has shared shocking images of her little girl after she picked her up from childcare with horrifying marks covering...

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02nd May 2019 5:05 AM

Aussie mum of two Adele Barbaro has just been stung with an “insane and unfair” new fee — and she is definitely not alone.

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30th April 2019 5:04 PM

If our government wants more people working and less on Centrelink, childcare needs to be at the top of the priority...

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30th April 2019 9:04 AM

A Fraser Coast childcare director has called for politicians to better understand childcare jobs before making policies...

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30th April 2019 12:04 AM

Shareholders for Australia's largest for-profit childcare provider have ticked off a massive pay packet plus huge...

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17th April 2019 3:04 PM

A much-loved Sunshine Coast childcare service is closing its doors after 30 years of making memories.

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22nd March 2019 12:03 PM

Parents and taxpayers last year forked out millions for childcare services they never received, shocking new data reveals.

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16th Jan. 2019 4:01 AM

Families are being forced to choose between putting food on the table and child care as costs soar to more than $13,000...

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15th Jan. 2019 12:01 PM

The government is set to launch the “TripAdvisor” of childcare, a new website that will make it easier for parents to work...

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13th Dec. 2018 2:12 AM

Hundreds of teacher’s aides and childcare workers could be jeopardising the safety of vulnerable kids by working with dodgy...

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12th Dec. 2018 1:12 PM

Fallen childcare titan Eddy Groves and his missus, Viryan Collins-Rubie put in an appearance at the launch of a golf...

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06th Dec. 2018 5:12 AM

Childcare shortage affecting families, finance, mums' mental heath

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10th Nov. 2018 7:11 AM

AUSTRALIA’S biggest childcare operator says it has bucked industry trends and lifted occupancy levels, while rivals say too...

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30th Oct. 2018 4:10 AM

MANY little hands make for fun work in the garden and the skills they learn will stay with them. Here are some tips for...

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22nd Oct. 2018 7:10 AM

QUEENSLAND parents are being told they will have to wait for up to two years to gain in-home childcare as major providers...

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06th Oct. 2018 3:10 AM

Paisley Park Early Learning Centre in Tinana hosted its Spring Supper to celebrate the introduction of their new full...

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THE future looks bright for the young pupils at the Paisley Park Early Learning Centre in Tinana, who are tasting the...

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03rd Oct. 2018 10:10 AM

Parents, parents-to-be and grandparents will find more than 40 local businesses and groups, covering everything from birth...

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05th Sept. 2018 6:09 PM

TWO years ago, I heard someone liken the need and importance of my profession to that of a carpark; a place for parents to...

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31st Aug. 2018 1:08 PM

IT WAS supposed to be the great new system that helped many parents pay less for childcare but some are finding the exact...

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07th Aug. 2018 6:08 PM

Financial stress is forcing Australian men to lift their game and contribute more as stressed-out women struggle with busy...

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31st July 2018 6:07 AM

LIKE many mums returning to the workforce childcare was one of my biggest worries.

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19th July 2018 3:07 PM

THOUSANDS of parents have been left out of pocket in the first week of the new childcare subsidy program.

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19th July 2018 1:07 AM

FROM tomorrow, a range of federal and state tax and subsidy changes, as well as new policies, will kick in with the...

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30th June 2018 9:06 AM

BATTLING parents paying for childcare hours they don’t use have got some welcome news ahead of Federal Budget measures...

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10th June 2018 11:06 AM

JUST three days after his mum returned to full-time work, Lillian Saleh’s son took his first unaided steps. She found out...

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10th June 2018 7:06 AM

CHANGES to childcare rebates kick in on July 2. This is what you need to know about how much money — if any — they’ll get...

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07th June 2018 8:06 AM

When his mum picked him up, the little boy's face was red and bruised.

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04th June 2018 12:06 PM