Plenty going on in the media lately … here is a selection
Union wants 70pc pay rise for childcare workforce
The Australian-10 hours ago
THE childcare union is demanding pay rises of up to 70 per cent for 150,000 workers, comparing their skills to aircraft maintenance engine
Childcare – the big problem of little people
Sydney Morning Herald-6 Feb 2015
Sitting among the playdough and pegboards at a Sydney childcare centre ... What we are looking at is a way to make childcare more affordable
Childcare chewing up pay packets
The Australian-5 Feb 2015
Nearly 10 per cent want childcare for “personal reasons'', and more than a third seek care for “child-related reasons'' such as education and ...
Pressure for Tony Abbott as families face $60 a day childcare hike
The Australian-3 Feb 2015
Peak childhood body calls for childcare levy to fund reform
Sydney Morning Herald-5 Feb 2015
With concerns in the childcare sector that without a levy, the ... climb by up to $10.3 billion by 2050 if children received quality childcare.
Childcare is not a ''women's issue"
The Age-6 Feb 2015
Childcare is not a "women's issue", it is everyone's issue. It needs to include people beyond those directly affected by it and, to do that, the ...
Morgan Stanley snaps up Australian Childcare Projects
The Australian-6 Feb 2015
GLOBAL heavyweight Morgan Stanley Real Estate has purchased developer and operator of childcare facilities, Australian Childcare Projects, ...