Australia

As part of Australia's proposal to tackle the obesity epidemic, children's height and weight will be measured every 2 years unless parents opt out. The data collected could map child…
Western Australia has recently passed a bill that enables tenants to fix furniture to the walls of their rental property, following the death of a toddler in Perth, who was…
SA Healthy Deputy chief medical officer, Associate Professor Nicola Spurrier, confirmed that children attending childcare or preschool had a higher risk of getting more infections than children who do not…
Kelly James, from Brisbane, was excited to receive her son's school photos but was disappointed when she noticed that the photos had been edited beyond recognition from her son's normal…
Parents were surprised when their child (in prep) arrived home with a star award, praising the parents for sending their child a healthy lunch, consisting chopped up carrot, apples, cucumber…
Bill Shorten's Labor Government announced that they would waive upfront fees for students studying a childcare qualification from TAFE.
A six-year-old boy in Kindergarten, from Western Australia, was recently suspended from school for stealing another child's cookie in the playground.
A children's slide at a local Gold Coast park is causing concerns for parents as they complained the slide is too steep.
From today, 01 October 2018, key changes to the National Law and Regulations will come into effect for Western Australia.