We’ve done the homework for you: here are a list of handy links that are worth reviewing from time to time. Think about bookmarking these links for easy future reference, or simply come back here for the latest updates & news!

Family Assistance Office

On this website, you can apply for the Child Care Benefit (CCB), which you can apply for online, for a speedier result. Plus you’ll find a host of other really valuable information here.


The Centrelink website, shows your child care usage levels, absences and Child Care Benefit amounts, as well as the child care estimator. You may also find helpful information on the paid parental leave scheme, and frequently asked questions relating to child care.

Kids on the Coast

A great website that discusses a range of topics relating to parenting, education and community issues, news, upcoming events as well as a local business directory. Great for parents on the Gold Coast!

Queensland Government Kindergarten Curriculum

Here, you’ll find a wealth of knowledge and information about kindergarten learning guidelines, the criteria which approved kindergartens must comply to remain registered, a look at the topic covered in early childhood education, and education samples and modules covered in Queensland approved kindys.

MyChild Website

Mychild has great information about immunisation, health checks and your options for child care and government assistance. This website also shows information on government initiatives in early years learning and the new National Quality Framework.

The Early Years Learning Framework

This site provides great insight into the Early Years Learning Framework (EYLF). You’ll get to better understand the how early childhood educators develop quality childhood education programs. A really worthwhile read.

Queensland Kindergarten ‘Kindy Counts’ Brochure

Download the ‘Kindy Counts’ brochures, where you’ll find great information on the benefits of an approved Qld Government approved Kindergarten Program.