December 1, 2021

1st Day of preschool for 2022

Welcome back to preschool for 2022! Here's a handy list of what to bring and some tips on settling your child.
December 1, 2021

Last Day of Preschool for 2021

We wish you a happy and safe summer break.
December 1, 2021

Family Christmas Picnic

Our Christmas Picnic will be held on Thursday 9th December at 6pm. We will be gathering in the yard to celebrate the end of the year. Families will be asked to QR code in upon arrival. Please bring your own blankets, chairs, and picnic food.
December 1, 2021

Starfish School Readiness Lunch Box Picnics

Each day this week the Starfish Children will bring their packed lunchbox and drink bottle to preschool. Please ensure that you pack healthy foods just as you would for 'big school' with a reminder of NO nuts or nutella spreads. The children will be encouraged to manage their own lunch opening wrappers, twisting drink bottles etc. The children are welcome to wear their 'big school' uniforms if they wish.
January 26, 2021

Preschool Photos

March 22nd – 26th Preschool Photos Our yearly Preschool Photos are scheduled to start on the 22nd till the 26th of March 2021.
January 26, 2021

Henny Penny Hatching Program

March 15th – 26th Henny Penny Hatching Program The Henny Penny Hatching program has been designed to provide an enthralling experience in a safe environment. In essence, bringing a little piece of […]
October 22, 2019

Santa’s Family Picnic

Woy Woy Peninsula Child Care is having a Santa's Family Picnic. All families welcome. There just might be a visit from a jolly man in red.
October 18, 2019

School Dentist Visits 2019

Our innovative mobile dental service was created to meet the needs of the fast paced/time poor lifestyles of many parents. We are changing the game by bringing our dental team and equipment […]
October 18, 2019

Steps Vision Screener 2019 Visits

What is StEPS? The StEPS program is an initiative of NSW Health and offers all 4 years old children free vision screening. NSW Health advises all children to have their vision screened […]
October 10, 2019

Disco and General Meeting Friday October 18th

Families and Members of the Co-operative are invited to our Disco and General Meeting on Friday 18th October at Ettalong Diggers in the Ettalong Ballroom.
June 26, 2019

Childcare, preschool, kindergarten – what do 3 year olds need?

The educational requirements of three year olds is now a political issue. So what are their needs, what is currently available and should there be more options? Trevor Chappell discussed this with […]
June 26, 2019

Noise – does it have a future?

Exponential urbanisation and automation look like making the future an increasingly rowdy place. But then there’s noise and there’s noise, with many young people, research suggests, now finding it increasingly difficult to concentrate in […]
June 26, 2019

Disasters and children’s mental health

Traumatic events such as the mass shooting in New Zealand and the Easter bombings in Sri Lanka cause tragedy—leaving deep emotional scars. And following natural disasters a high proportion of children report […]
June 26, 2019

The evidence for whether probiotics help recurring stomach pain in kids

Some studies have reported that probiotics help reduce pain for children with recurrent abdominal pain (RAP). But what does the latest review of the evidence have to say? Guests: Dr Tamsin Newlove-Delgado […]
June 26, 2019

Does the temperament of a baby impact on whether they become obese?

New research indicates there might be a link between how easily a baby is soothed, and whether they develop obesity as toddlers. So, the study’s authors say monitoring a newborn’s temperament could […]
March 27, 2019

Easter Family Picnic and AGM

Bring your picnic rug and dinner along for a fun family evening. We will be conducting a brief AGM followed by the Easter Raffle draw. The final part of the evening the […]
September 25, 2018

Busways School Bus Safety Program Visits 5th October

The Busways School Bus Safety Trainers are coming to our school to give a classroom tutorial on school bus safety, running through some key points.
September 25, 2018

Afternoon Tea and General Meeting – Saturday 20th October from 3pm

Dear Families and Co-operative Members of Woy Woy Peninsula Community Childcare, We would like to invite you to our Afternoon tea and General Meeting on Saturday 20th October from 3pm. Afternoon tea will be […]