Two years without a fee increase – a win for families!

Two years without a fee increase – a win for families! Big Fat Smile’s commitment to access to quality early learning and care and Out of School Hours Care is evident.  The fees at Big Fat Smile services have not increased in nearly 18 months and wi...

Return of The Child Care Subsidy: Your Options

As restrictions roll back in New South Wales, so too does the temporary Child Care Relief Package. On July 13, the Child Care Subsidy system will be turned back on and fees will be charged once again. For many, we understand that your circumstances may ha...

Coronavirus | Big Fat Smile’s approach

Big Fat Smile is closely monitoring the advice provided by both state and federal authorities regarding the Novel Coronavirus. The health and safety of our children and staff is our top priority. Our 42 centres across New South Wales are taking a proac...

Discussing bushfires with children – a resource list

It is hard to escape information about the bushfires.  Children are exposed to footage and information on TV, Radio, print and social media.  Some children are also experiencing first-hand the trauma or overhearing adults talking about the impact on peo...

Big Fat Smile Gallery to go mobile!

Big Fat Smile’s The Gallery closed its doors with a final celebration event on Friday, 29 June. Although we farewell The Gallery in its current form, a refocus on supporting creativity and providing quality arts programs through our Artspace studio a...

Reg and the Kids

The Gallery @ Big Fat Smile is excited to be exhibiting a collection of works by the king of quirk, Reg Mombassa and the kids he inspired. “I was delighted to hear that Big Fat Smile is having a show inspired by my work. As a child and teenager I was...