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Charter Hall Education Trust upbeat about ECEC prospects in half year report

Charter Hall Education Trust (CQE), the ASX listed real estate investment trust specialising in early education centres formerly known as Folkestone Education Trust, has released its half year report in which it sounds an upbeat note on sector fundamentals despite reporting a dip in statutory profits.

3 hours ago

by Jason Roberts

Gold Coast inter-generational care facility to be developed by former Affinity CEO

A company connected with Justin Laboo, former CEO of Affinity Education Group (AEG), has purchased a 7,732 sqm site in Robina on the Gold Coast that is to be developed into a 148 room intergenerational care facility adjacent to a new 95 place early education centre, the Gold Coast Bulletin has reported.

7 days ago

by Jason Roberts

Paved paradise, and put up a parking lot: Perth land squeeze forces out OSHC

An outside school hours care (OSHC) service is at risk of closure, leaving 150 families to find alternative care in an “already stretched” market, following the demolition of playground space to make way for a cancer centre, PerthNow has reported.

11 days ago

by Freya Lucas

Record breaking real estate as Guardian centre sells for $6.95 million

A Brisbane-based private investor, working through a commercial funds management company, has paid $6.95 million for a newly built childcare centre in a “growth hot spot” southwest of Brisbane, The Courier Mail has reported.

25 days ago

by Freya Lucas

ECEC services not immune to opportunistic crime – parents warned to stay alert

A mother collecting her five year old from an early childhood education and care (ECEC) service in Melbourne has described her distress at returning to her car and finding the side window smashed, with her belongings stolen, reminding other parents not to leave their valuables in sight.

25 days ago

by Freya Lucas