Thank you, Monique and Jilene from Hunter Dental Group, for coming to our Rutherford centre last week and educating us on dental hygiene. Our Meerkats, Monkeys, Lions and Tigers children listened to Ms Monique and Ms Jilene as we learned how many spoonfuls of sugar are in the following drinks – • Coke bottle -…Details
Happy OOSH Educators Day to our amazing OOSHies at Bolwarra, Gillieston Heights, Greta, Rutherford and Chisholm!
We had so many smilies on Monday as we welcomed playgroup back to Tillys Rutherford. The children engaged in trains, painting, outdoor play and play dough exploring new skills and development. We welcome all families to come and join us next week Monday 1st of August 2022 from 9.30am – 11.30am. We encourage all families…Details
The Sustainability Squad at Tillys Gillieston Heights works closely with our educators, children and families to embed sustainable practices throughout the service. The squad has established a relationship with the Maitland City Council to hold incursions over the coming months to support the children in becoming environmentally responsible as they learn about recycling, gardening, water…Details
Our children and educators at Tillys Waratah 2 are very dedicated to building better relationships with our Awabakal community, and though Indigenous opportunities and learning is embedded into everything that we do, we all enjoy participating in special events like NAIDOC. This year is no exception, all week we have had a range of experiences…Details
This week at Tillys Chisholm we have had Beanie week to support the Mark Hughes Foundation. The children and educators have worn their beanies all week and offered a gold coin donation in support of this great cause raising funds for research into brain cancer. With the chilly winds, it was the perfect week to…Details
We were lucky enough to have Nicole from the Newcastle art gallery visit Waratah 2 today. Nicole conducted a water colour workshop with some of our preschool children. Nicole taught the children techniques used by Newcastle artist John Olsen to create his art works. Nicole brought with her tools for the children to explore while…Details
Today our Rutherford centre was lucky enough to have Joel from JD’s World of Magic to do his show “I like me!” Our children loved the interactive experience jam packed with magic, audience participation, a LIVE rabbit and doves, and funny puppetry! The children were in awe of the tricks and thoroughly enjoyed the show!…Details