Our new $500 Family Offer
Jun25

Our new $500 Family Offer

Enrol your little one in childcare and commence care by 30th September to receive a $500 Coles Group gift card to spend as you like with your family*. Read more about it here. Existing families, we have you covered too. When you refer a family and they enrol and commence with us by September 30, 2020*, you’ll each receive a $500 Coles Group Gift Card. Simply click here to share this offer with a...

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Check out our brand new Community Cubby!
May19

Check out our brand new Community Cubby!

We’ve launched our Community Cubby to gather a wealth of resources in one place, from play-based learning tips to activities, recipes and more. There is no shortage of advice online for parents trying to navigate their way through the care and education of young children right now, and we’ve sampled some of the most relevant here that may help you get through to the other...

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Bush Tomato Bolognaise
Oct27

Bush Tomato Bolognaise

A simple recipe that packs in the vegetables, this mouth watering bush tomato bolognaise is perfect for lunch or dinner.  Ingredients Serves 6-8 2 tsp olive oil 1 onion, finely diced 2 carrots, finely diced 2 sticks celery, finely diced 1 clove garlic, finely minced 4 mushrooms, finely diced 1 red capsicum, finely diced 500g beef mince 2 tsp ground bush tomato 1 tsp ground salt bush 1 tsp mountain pepper berry 1 tsp dried herbs 1x 400g tin diced tomatoes 1 tbsp tomato paste 500g dried fettuccini   Method Heat oil in large saucepan and add onion, carrot, celery, garlic, mushrooms and capsicum. Sauté until vegetables have softened. Add mince and cook until browned, breaking mince up with a spoon. Stir through herbs and spices. Add tinned tomatoes and tomato paste. Allow the bolognaise to boil before reducing heat to a simmer. Simmer sauce for 20-30 minutes. Cook pasta in boiling water according to packet directions. To serve, divide pasta among bowls and top with bolognaise sauce. Serve with sprinkled parmesan if desired. Time Prep time: 15 Cook time: 30 Note: purchase mountain pepper berry, ground bush tomato and ground salt bush from http://www.thespicegirls.com.au OR http://www.bushfoodshop.com If you aren’t able to purchase these herbs and spices, 2 teaspoons of dried mixed herbs can be used instead. Good nutrition is essential for the health and wellbeing of young children. We are proud to partner with NAQ Nutrition, the Qld Division of Nutrition Australia, by producing recipes that are healthy, delicious and aligned with the Australian Dietary...

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