Almost 500 Queensland childcare services were found to have been operating in breach of the law or relevant regulations last year.
- Joey's Cottage PreschoolChipping Norton, NSW (2170)
- Lizzards Preschool and Long Day CareHawkesbury Heights, NSW (2777)
- Shooting Stars Early Learning for Life Childcare CentreCranbourne North, VIC (3977)
- The Hangout Outside Of School Hours CareTapping, WA (6065)
- Boombalee KidzWollongong, NSW (2500)
- Surfside KidzSurfside, NSW (2536)
- Wollongong Lollipop KidzWollongong, NSW (2500)
- Pitt St KindyNorth Nowra, NSW (2541)
- Rainbows Early Learning CentreSingleton, NSW (2330)
- Giggles Day Care CentreCooloongup, WA (6168)
- Alexandria Early Education Pty LtdAlexandria, NSW (2015)
- Happy Faces Child Care Centre and KindergartenMill Park, VIC (3082)
- Oz Education AlexandriaAlexandria, NSW (2015)
- Reach for the Stars Early Learning Centres Pty LtdAlexandria, NSW (2015)
- Little Learners Early Education & Development CentreWhite Gum Valley, WA (6162)
- Strawberry Fields Cottage Child Care Centre KanwalKanwal, NSW (2259)
- Kidikingdom Child Care - SpringfieldSpringfield, QLD (4300)
- MiniMi Academy AuburnAuburn, NSW (2144)
- Evergreen Early Education Centre Pty LtdSt Marys, NSW (2760)
- Barefoot Early ChildhoodDayboro, QLD (4521)
- Kidikingdom Child Care - HillcrestHillcrest, QLD (4118)
- Karana Early Education CentreKarana Downs, QLD (4306)
- Springfield Child Care and Early Education CentreSpringfield, QLD (4300)
- Capalaba Child Care and Early Education CentreCapalaba, QLD (4157)
- Parkside Early Learning CentreGympie, QLD (4570)
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Latest Childcare News
The Chinese billionaire owner of the Sheraton Mirage Port Douglas has sealed a $85 million deal to acquire Sparrow Early Learning, the operator of 24 centres across Queensland and Victoria.
The Federal Government is urging the New South Wales Government to do more to make the state's childcare centres compliant with the latest national standards introduced four years ago.
Former Australian of the Year Professor Fiona Stanley has urged the Federal Government to change its proposed child care package to better support Indigenous children. The University of Western Australia academic is worried the decision to move services into the mainstream funding system from 2018 will hurt vulnerable children.
Two men have been charged with fraud and another two have been questioned in a multi-million-dollar Australian Federal Police fraud investigation that has exposed gaping holes in Australia's childcare system.
Families battling to find childcare spots in inner-city Sydney will soon see some welcome relief, with four new childcare centres to open their doors by the end of the year. The City of Sydney has announced centres being built in Alexandria, Darlinghurst, Annandale and Green Square will be open by the end of the year, creating 294 new places.
Four of Queensland's largest childcare providers are still accepting unvaccinated children, despite a new law allowing centres to exclude them.
Families are facing waits of up to two years to get child care in some Perth suburbs and one in three of the city’s long daycare centres is booked out.
A childcare centre in Logan, south of Brisbane, has been closed following the sudden mysterious death of a toddler.
The Australian Childcare Alliance says it is worried a Senate inquiry into the Government's planned overhaul of the sector will only hear limited evidence.