Preschool

LEARN TO SWIM: Raising a water baby

Learning to swim is as essential as ABC for your little ones. Here's how to ensure you raise a water baby equipped for a life by the ocean.

Noticeboard

NOTICEBOARD: Gold Coast educator finalist in Standout Educator of the Year program

The early childhood educator from Kool Kids Early Learning Centre Southport has been named a finalist in G8 Education’s national Standout Educator Awards program.

Preschool

EDUCATION: 10 awesome outdoor activity books for spring

Spring has sprung! Here are 10 of our favourite activity books to take the fun outdoors outdoors. And the best bit? They are all available at your local library – so it’s totally FREE!

Preschool

EDUCATION: Why the first 5 years REALLY matter for kids’ literacy

Did you know that 90 per cent of a child’s brain development happens in the first five years of life?

Education

EDUCATION: 8 ways to grow a kid's vocabulary, without them ever knowing!

Put the flashcards away, because growing a vocabulary can be fun!

Preschool

EDUCATION: New educare program for Gold Coast

A new educare program has launched on the Gold Coast with a focus on gentle school readiness.

Education

Sanctuary Early Learning Adventure - Mermaid Waters

All of our centre’s are purpose built with the best interactive outcomes for children in mind. From our indoor spaces with plenty of natural light, inspiring resources and our exceptional outdoor...

Education

Sanctuary Early Learning Adventure - Buderim

Sanctuary Early Learning Adventure is bringing its progressive, all-inclusive child care service to the Sunshine Coast, opening a brand new, purpose-built centre in Buderim in November. Sanctuary...

Preschool

EDUCATION: Early literacy games – anytime and anywhere

We know we need to nurture our little ones' early literacy skills, but where to start? Here are some great ideas for early literacy games you can play anytime, anywhere.

Places & Spaces

EDUCATION: Reduce, recycle, reuse… reread

One of the most sustainable resources available to families that is so often forgotten about can be found in the centre of every community.

News

NEWS: Pop-up kids' library heading to Stockland Caloundra this August!

Stockland Caloundra has partnered with Sunshine Coast Libraries and their First 5 Forever program to launch a new children’s pop-up library at the centre this August.

Primary

EDUCATION: Why effort matters

Effort doesn't come naturally. So how can you help your child grow healthier habits of mind?