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Free parenting program to help families during COVID-19 restrictions

Victorian families are being urged to take advantage of a free online parenting program as they navigate tighter COVID-19 restrictions. The free online program, Triple...

Government moves to allay confusion over new restrictions for maternity wards after huge outcry

The Victorian Department of Health and Human Services has today moved to clarify visitor restrictions in maternity wards, after a huge groundswell of support. Yesterday,...

Great parenting podcasts

By Danielle Galvin If you're into podcasts, we've put together a list for you to sink your teeth into.

Life in lockdown: A magical new trend comes to Melbourne

There’s a movement happening in inner Melbourne to bring a sense of magic, mystique and marvel during the city’s tough second lockdown period. During the...

Lockdown for metro Melbourne, school holidays extended

Metropolitan Melbourne will go into lockdown and school holidays will be extended by a week for most students in a bid to curb COVID-19 cases.

Search is on for budding LEGOLAND builders!

LEGOLAND® Discovery Centre is looking for six junior budding builders.  The junior model builders will receive one-on-one workshops with...

Coronavirus update: Weekend figures

A number of Victorian schools will be deep cleaned following the weekend COVID-19 figures. On Saturday, three cases were...

Latest update: Victoria records new spike in COVID-19 cases overnight

Premier Daniel Andrews says he will not rule out lockdowns for the areas where the COVID-19 numbers are at their highest, including Brimbank,...

Have your say on this major park upgrade

The City of Booroondara wants to hear from you - on the future of the playgrounds at Victoria Park in Kew.

Why do we ‘baby’ one child over another?

COLUMN - Danielle Galvin At 15 months old this week, my littlest one finally decided to walk.

Clever NZ ads tackle confronting online safety messages

A clever series of ads have been launched in New Zealand to teach children about keeping safe online. The...

Australian first study to track mental health of preschoolers

The effects of events such as the COVID-19 pandemic and Australia’s bushfire disaster will be tracked and assessed in a groundbreaking survey of the...