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G8 confirms sale of 25 centres in WA to Sparrow Early Learning for $6.1m

G8 Education Ltd has entered into an agreement to sell 25 early childhood education and care centres in Western Australia (WA) to Queensland (QLD) based operator Sparrow Early Learning for a total of $6.1 million.

6 days ago

by Jason Roberts

Occupancy up 2% in October according to latest Kindynow benchmarking report

KindyNow, has released its third issue of a new benchmarking report series that focuses on providing insights into occupancy and booking trends from across the sector on a monthly basis.

7 days ago

by Jason Roberts

Saturday childcare on offer at Sesame Kids for busy Ballarat families

Sesame Kids, an early childhood education and care (ECEC) centre in the Victorian town of Ballarat, is offering long day care services on Saturdays in response to demand from the local parent community, local news source The Ballarat Courier has reported.

7 days ago

by Freya Lucas

Bossley Park Preschool opens thanks to NSW Gvt capital works program

A new council run preschool has been opened in the New South Wales suburb of Bossley Park, thanks to funding from the NSW Department of Educations capital works program.

7 days ago

by Freya Lucas

LDC supply still elevated in larger states but falling in smaller ones says Q3 NQF snapshot

The increase in the number of new long day care service approvals issued in New South Wales, Victoria and Queensland remained elevated, and in NSW’s case accelerated in the third quarter of 2019, whilst the ACT, Northern Territory, South Australia, Tasmania and Western Australia all recorded meaningful falls in some cases to rates not seen for several years according to the ACECQAs latest snapshot.

11 days ago

by Jason Roberts