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Australian Bushfires: Little Steps to Rebuilding Our Community

From lemonade stands and fundraiser barbecues through to stitching joey pouches for young orphaned animals, even the littlest Australians are doing their bit to support those devastated by the bushfires. Children and educators attending Creative Garden early learning centres are activating several initiatives to support the communities from bushfire-ravaged areas. And to bolster their efforts,…

Good Nutrition in Care

With Nutrition Week taking place recently, we look at what it means to practice good nutrition, within and outside childcare settings. The Importance of Good Nutrition Nutritious food is essential throughout life for health and wellbeing. In young children, not only does it help their bodies grow and develop at a healthy rate, but it…

Flexible Hours – The need to know

When the government’s new Child Care subsidy was introduced, the Holmes family thought that they would be better off. The reality however was that the out of pocket fees for their two children to attend early learning five days a week increased. This is because the amount of subsidised hours offered by the government under…

Mexican Mince

An easy to prepare, delicious Mexican mince packed with plenty of vegetables. Ingredients Serves 8 1 tbsp olive oil ½ brown onion, diced 1 clove garlic, finely chopped 500g lean beef mince 1.5 tsp cumin powder 3 tsp smoked paprika 1 carrot, grated 1 green capsicum, finely chopped 1x 400g tin of kidney beans, rinsed…

Creative Garden Bendigo Family Fun Day

Come and join us at Creative Garden Early Learning Bendigo on Saturday 11th November from 10am – 1pm for our family fun day!  Open to the community, and a free event that promises to keep your child on their feet all morning. Enjoy free face painting, centre tours, a jumping castle, sausage sizzles, arts & crafts…