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Ministerial visit checks new build progress and launches Children’s Facilities Capital Program

Victorian Government Ministers visited the Pakenham based factory of Grove Group on Friday last week to review the progress made on the construction of nine new modular kindergarten buildings, currently being built as part of the Andrews Labor Government commitment to roll out Universal Access to all three year olds across the state. 

18 days ago

by Freya Lucas

Arena REIT seeks A$55m of new capital to fund childcare and disability care expansion

Arena REIT, the owner, manager and developer of social infrastructure property assets across Australia, and a significant investor in early education centres, has today announced its intention to raise A$55 million to help fund the acquisition of 11 new centres.

a month ago

by Jason Roberts

Funding to support Victorian children get the most out of Kindergarten

The De Garis Kindergarten in Mildura has received $230,000 in school readiness funding through the Victorian Government, which will be implemented alongside the construction of a new $189,400 inclusive playgroup underway.

3 months ago

by Freya Lucas

Charter Hall successfully raises $120M to fund new centre acquisitions

Charter Hall Education Trust, formally known as Folkestone Education Trust, has confirmed the successful placing of $120 million of new units to fund the acquisition of 13 new purpose-built early childhood education and care centres.

3 months ago

by Jason Roberts

Greens call for a “radical rethink” with early learning to be built in schools

The Australian Greens Party has called for a “radical rethink” of New South Wales preschool and early learning services, ahead of the state election, in a policy announcement that would bring three and four-year-old preschool into the state’s public education system.

3 months ago

by Freya Lucas