Why more than one day benefits your child

Why attending an early childhood service more than one day benefits your child Early childhood education and care services cater for the educational and care needs of children birth-5 years. Over the past decade, increased levels of evidence-based rese...

What’s the difference?

The education and well-being needs of children is often at the forefront of families minds when choosing primary schools and high schools. Similarly, families choosing a suitable early learning service also need to consider the needs of their family and c...

Launch into Learning – Campaign Launch

On Thursday 21st of February, Big Fat Smile was a part of the Early Learning and Care Council of Australia (ELACCA) launch event for the Launch into Learning campaign, at the National Press Club in Canberra. We were represented by our CEO Jenni Hut...

Shellharbour Early Learning and Care Centre turns 1

On Tuesday 25 September 2018, Big Fat Smile’s Shellharbour Early Learning and Care Centre celebrated their first birthday with an official ceremony attended by our Board Chair, David Campbell, CEO Jenni Hutchins, staff, families, and local dignitaries. ...

Big Fat Smile Long Day Care Centres now offer attendance blocks.

Big Fat Smile now gives families the option to choose Attendance Blocks at their eligible Long Day Care Centres. Families can choose the hours of childcare they need from 9 Hours, 10 Hours and Full Day. All families are different and some children may not...

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...