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Category Archives: Childcare

We’re all in this together: How we’re sharing kindness in our community

In these times of uncertainty and change, it’s more important than ever to share kindness, connection and support in our communities where we can – and our centres are doing just that.  Whether it’s keeping children safe in centres, supporting families whose life circumstances have changed, or helping those who are keeping children at home, …

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Everything you need to know about child care enrolment, simplified

Starting to think about child care for your little one, but unsure about where to begin – or what the process might even look like?    At The Learning Sanctuary, we’re lucky enough to have a Family Support Team that will be the leaders on your child care journey. From enquiry all the way through to starting at a centre, our …

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‘The Two of Us’: Kira and Lindy from The Learning Sanctuary, Morningside

At The Learning Sanctuary, we’re proud to be shaping future generations. G8 Education, who owns and operates our centres, is also proud to have over 11,000 team members who work together to ensure that children receive quality care and education across Australia.  This series puts the spotlight on the relationships our team members have with each …

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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 The Learning Sanctuary early education centres across the country are activating several initiatives to support the communities from bushfire-ravaged areas. And …

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The child care benefits no one talks about

  People can be quick to mention the downsides of child care, or launch into mum-guilt territory; but the reality is that child care is an essential element for many modern families, and there are some significant benefits that may get overlooked.  Whether it’s the friendships little ones make, or the wider educational benefits, there’s a lot to …

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Longer hours, free-flow play & fun: What parents love about Morningside

There’s a lot to love about The Learning Sanctuary’s brand new centre in Morningside. From the array of fresh resources to the free-flow nature of the play areas, it’s the ultimate space to inspire and educate children.  Add in a range of facilities that make life easier for parents, and you have the perfect place for busy Brisbane …

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5 ways to make your life easier before the end of the year

We’re quickly approaching the silly season, and everything is ramping up: the end-of-year parties, the get-togethers, the cooking, the holidays, the present-hunting, the life organisation for 2020… If your to-do list is already seemingly endless and you’re starting to panic, this article is here to help. After all, life is now busier than ever, making …

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Get your tickets for Book Week at The Learning Sanctuary Brighton

Looking for a fun way to celebrate Book Week with your child in Melbourne? Well look no further than The Learning Sanctuary Brighton. We’re thrilled to announce we’ve invited renowned children’s author and garden writer Penny Harrison to our centre on Thursday, 22 August, at 10am. Limited tickets are available to the community where we’d …

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‘Stay & Play’ at The Learning Sanctuary Brighton: We didn’t want it to end

By Sabrina Rogers-Anderson  When I was offered a job in Melbourne a few weeks ago, I decided to take my three-year-old twins on a reconnaissance mission to the beautiful city. I wanted to scope out a couple of neighbourhoods we might like to live in and visit a few child care and early education centres for the girls.  I’d …

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