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?

Books

NEWS: Children creating children’s books

Wombat Books is running two challenges for Aussie kids to inspire their author and illustrator creativity.

Preschool

BOOKS: 14 great books for kids to curl with up this winter

When the temperatures drop, there’s nothing better than curling up with a good book. Here's some great books for kids (and you!) to curl up with this winter.

Parenting Files

Meet Peter Carnavas: Primary Teacher Turned Author and Illustrator

There’s a certain magic that is created by a children’s picture book. When you open it, it draws you in; the story and the illustrations have the ability to create so many emotions and can take...

Books

BOOKS: New Sand Safari children’s book from local mother-daughter team

New book launches ahead of Sand Safari Festival and inspired by the Commonwealth Games.

Books

Top 10 Christmas books for kids

We have your kids’ Christmas book list covered with our Top 10 Christmas books for kids

Education

EDUCATION: Fun books for reluctant readers

Struggling to spark a love for reading in your little one? Try one of these fun books!

Books

10 ghoulishly GREAT Halloween books for preschoolers

Got a little devil at home? Get into the Halloween spirit with one of these ghoulishly great Halloween books for preschoolers!

News

BOOKS: Top 51 favourite children’s books of all time revealed

Looking to inspire a love for reading in your little one? Try one of Australia’s favourite all-time children’s books.

Recipes

RECIPE: Sweet Potato Gnocchi

For a healthy meal toddlers will love, try this Sweet Potato Gnocchi.

News

LOCAL: Sand Safari – read all about it!

A new book takes young readers on a tour of the festival