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Hatching chicks program

Posted By Macquarie CCC Admin,
11/04/2021 15:00 PM
For the past few years, we’ve had the pleasure of hosting the hatching chicks program.   The hatching chicks program has become a long standing tradition at Macquarie Childcare Centre and has...

Acknowledgement of Country display

Posted By MCC,
15/03/2021 10:00 AM
In 2021, we’re focusing on the importance of culture.   We’re doing this through the ELLA program, where the older children are learning French and engaging in activities to learn about French...

Causes we’re supporting in 2021

Posted By Macquarie CCC Admin,
07/02/2021 17:59 PM
Welcome to February 2021 and our first blog post for the year.   February sure has rolled around quickly and we hope you and your family had a relaxing and safe Christ...

Is your child ready for school?

Posted By Annamaria French,
16/01/2021 00:00 AM
The question of whether your child is ready for school can be very daunting for parents. While the education system sets an age when your child should start school; this varies slightly between...

6 Christmas Crafts to Keep Your Children Busy During the Holiday Season

Posted By Annamaria French,
19/12/2020 00:00 AM
During the Christmas holidays it's always important to keep your children busy and what better way than to stimulate their creativity by providing them with some craft activities.  Below are...

How to Spend a Covid Christmas at Home With Your Family.

Posted By Annamaria French,
12/12/2020 00:00 AM
During this past year of the Covid-19 pandemic, it has really made everyone aware of how our lifestyle has changed in the way we do things. Travelling overseas for Christmas is not an option at the mo...

Benefits of Celebrating Birthdays With Children

Posted By Leanne and Annamaria,
05/12/2020 00:00 AM
On 30/11/20 the toddlers celebrated Alec’s 3rd birthday with him.   The educators organised to make a cake with Alec and his peers assisted him too. Alec cracked the eggs into the cake mix...

The Toddlers Organise a Water Experience Outdoors

Posted By Tee and Annamaria,
28/11/2020 00:00 AM
As the weather is becoming much warmer, the toddlers organised a water experience outdoors.     Tee brought in some balloons and filled them up with water. We took a box of them outside...

The Toddlers Play With Dinosaurs

Posted By Leanne and Annamaria,
21/11/2020 00:00 AM
One of the toddler children asked if we could have dinosaurs within our outdoor set up. So Tee our educator grabbed the dinosaurs and created a learning experience in the digging...

Pumpkin and Sweet Potato Soup

Posted By Annamaria,
14/11/2020 00:00 AM
Our centre cook Giorgio used this recipe in our winter menu. Last week one of our families ask for the recipe, so here it is:   Ingredients 2 brown/yellow onions 1...