Bye Bye dummy! Top tips on how to wean baby off dummy Social Media: A guide for parents Whooping Cough Complete the drawing: Rainy Days Educational baby song videos View our previous competition winners!

Bye Bye dummy! Top tips on how ...

When to wean a baby from using a dummy There is no right age to wean a baby from a dummy or pacifier - every parent needs to make that decision for themselves and their children. However the reasons a baby sucks a...

Social Media: A guide for parents

Introduction Social networking is increasingly popular and interacting using online social media has become an important part of children’s and adolescents’ lives. The majority of Australian children use social...

Whooping Cough

Whooping cough is one of those childhood illnesses that we don’t see as much of as we used to, but is still around and every so often reminds us of its presence. Dr Joe Kosterich talks about whooping cough...

Complete the drawing: Rainy Days

Age For 18 month to 3 year olds. Duration of activity This activity can last for 15 minutes or longer Materials/equipment Complete the rain cloud drawing printable Colouring pens/pencils/crayons Cost The...

Educational baby song videos

Watch our video collection of educational baby songs

View our previous competition winners!

Check our list of competition winners  to see if YOU are one of the lucky winners!

News

One-day beach safety course saves young lives
One-day beach safety course saves young lives June 1, 2016

Primary-school aged children who undertake a one-day beach safety awareness program can potentially save their own lives as well as others according to a Griffith University study. “Drowning is among ... Read More»

Great result for Infant Feeding Guidelines consensus
Great result for Infant Feeding Guidelines consensus May 31, 2016

The Centre for Food & Allergy Research (CFAR) Australian Infant Feeding Guidelines Summit was hosted by Murdoch Childrens Research Institute (MCRI) on Friday 13th May 2016. The Australasian Society for Clinical ... Read More»

Winter is Coming- Heater Safety Warnings
Winter is Coming- Heater Safety Warnings May 30, 2016

NSW Fair Trading Commissioner Rod Stowe said consumers should consider several cold weather safety warnings as temperatures start to drop with the onset of autumn and pay heed to recent ... Read More»

Educational Games

Alphabet bingo
Alphabet bingo January 16, 2016

Age 4-7 years Duration of activity This game takes 10- 20 minutes to play, depending on how many players there are and how long the children take to recognise the ... Read More»

Colour flash card activities- 4-6 year olds
Colour flash card activities- 4-6 year olds October 24, 2015

Age 4-6 years Duration of activity Depending on which activities you choose, you might spend 5-30 minutes at a time doing the colour flash card activities Materials/equipment Colour flash cards. ... Read More»

Colour flash card activities- 2-3 year olds
Colour flash card activities- 2-3 year olds October 24, 2015

Age 2-3 years Duration of activity You can spend 5-30 minutes playing flash card games with your 2-3 year old. Materials/equipment You’ll need one or two sets of colour and ... Read More»

Pregnancy

Gestational diabetes mellitus
Gestational diabetes mellitus January 6, 2016

Fast Facts Approximately 1 in 20 pregnant women will develop gestational diabetes You have an increased risk if you have a family history of Type 2 Diabetes, are overweight or ... Read More»

Tips for pregnant yogis
Tips for pregnant yogis March 23, 2015

There are so many varying pieces of advice given to pregnant women who want to practice yoga. Pregnant yogis and those new to the practice often wonder what poses are ... Read More»

Weight gain in pregnancy- How much is healthy?
Weight gain in pregnancy- How much is healthy? May 20, 2014

If you’re pregnant or trying to conceive, you should be expecting to gain a bit of extra weight in the months of your pregnancy. Weight gain during pregnancy is normal ... Read More»







 
close

Join our FREE monthly Newsletter!

Simply enter your email and first name below:

Parenthub respects your privacy. You can unsubscribe from the newsletter at any time.
Please read our Terms of Use and Privacy Policy.