Uncovering the value of out-of-school hours learning programs

Australia, like other countries internationally, are experiencing steady growth patterns in children attending out-of-school hours care (OSHC) programs in response to parental demands for enjoyable, safe, supervised environments after school (Simoncini, C...

We’ve expanded in the Goulburn region!

We’ve expanded in the Goulburn region! Did you know that Big Fat Smile opened two new FUN CLUBs in Goulburn this month? We are now operating FUN CLUBs at Goulburn West and Wollondilly Public Schools. On May 15th we held an open day at the FUN CLUB...

Activity Gurus join our afternoon Fun Club Program

In school Term Three, Big Fat Smile has introduced specialised Activity Gurus across our 14 Fun Clubs. A little bit about our Activity Gurus   Tori Ellis Tori’s special talent is Drama! Her goal is to engage the children in games and learni...

Flynn Ogilvie Visits Port Kembla Community Preschool

Flynn Ogilvie from the Commonwealth Games Australian hockey team, the Kookaburras visited the children at the Big Fat Smile Port Kembla Community Preschool. In April, following the Kookaburras Commonwealth Games win, Flynn visited the centre to show th...

Bundanoon District Community Preschool Building Opens

Big Fat Smile Bundanoon District Community Preschool expanded with a new building in time for the first school term in 2018. The new premises is an extension on the existing centre, allowing four and five year old children to participate in a compr...

Corrimal CPS Celebrates Three Decades

Celebrating 30 years with three generations of Corrimal Community Preschool-goers in attendance On Tuesday 18 October, families past and present gathered to celebrate 30 years of operation for the Corrimal Community Preschool. For three decades, the pr...