North Shore residents question sharp rise in childcare centres, fearing oversupply

Residents living in Sydney’s North Shore have questioned what The Daily Telegraph has termed “a sharp rise” in childcare centre planning applications, citing concerns about increased traffic, noise, and oversupply in the area.

7 days ago

by Freya Lucas

Rio Tinto to develop ECEC facility in Tom Price, in partnership with Council

Anglo-Australian multinational metals and mining company, Rio Tinto, has committed funding to support the Shire of Ashburton to develop a new “state-of-the-art childcare centre” in Tom Price, Western Australia.

10 days ago

by Freya Lucas

Upgrades to St Arnaud Early Learning Centre to support three-year-old kinder roll out

A new playspace will be constructed for the St Arnaud Early Learning Centre, located in the Northern Grampians Shire Council area, to coincide with the launch of the Victorian Government’s funded three-year-old kinder program this year.

12 days ago

by Freya Lucas

Little Zaks vows to be a good neighbour, but locals still oppose childcare centre expansion

A childcare centre located in suburban New South Wales has been successful in winning Land and Environment Council approval to expand their facility by 18 places, but locals are opposed, worried about extra traffic in the quiet backstreet location of the centre and the risk it may pose to children attending a school located in the same block, local publication The North Shore Times has reported.

a month ago

by Freya Lucas

Evolve Education confirms entry into ACT with acquisition of 5 centres

Evolve Education Group has confirmed that they have entered into contracts to acquire 5 five early childhood education and care (ECEC) centres in the Australian Capital Territory, their first such acquisitions in the region.

a month ago

by Jason Roberts