Author Archives: Admin

Taylors Lakes raises funds for McHappy Day

On Saturday the 16th of November, Great Beginnings Taylors Lakes joined forces with the local community to raise much needed funds for Ronald Mc Donald House at McHappy Day 2019. Over $4000 was raised as a combined total from all the generous local partners including Ray White, McDonalds and Monmia Primary School.   Activities on […]

Read more...

NAIDOC Week – Why & How Our Centres Celebrate It

NAIDOC Week takes place this year from the 7th to the 14th of July. The week is an acknowledgement of the histories, cultures and languages of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples, the First Australians. While we acknowledge the First Peoples of Australia during NAIDOC Week, we also do this throughout the year. Why NAIDOC […]

Read more...

Grand Opening at Great Beginnings Hornsby!

paw patrol

On Saturday the 3rd of March, we held our much-anticipated Grand Opening Day at Great Beginnings Hornsby.  Read on to find out about how we celebrated the opening of our brand new centre!  Activities on the Day Here at Great Beginnings Hornsby, we were very lucky to have Paw Patrol to join us on the […]

Read more...

Communication – Why it’s Important

educator and child

The key to maximising your child’s experiences within an early learning centre is effective communication. When families and educators are on the same page with the child’s progress, the child flourishes. Consequently, it helps to ease the transition between home and care, building a sense of confidence and belonging in young children. What kind of […]

Read more...

Flexible Hours – The Need to Know

When the government’s new Child Care subsidy was introduced, the Westwood 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 […]

Read more...