[19 Jan 2016 | No Comment | 406 views]
Thinking e-safety

We hear too many stories of children who have been scared and made more vulnerable by Cyber-bullying or other misuse of social media. The good news is that something is been done to help! The Australian Government has been working at how to make the online world safer for kids – just check out what has been achieved in just 6 months by the Office of the Children’s esafety… Continue reading

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[19 Jan 2016 | No Comment | 406 views]
Thinking e-safety

We hear too many stories of children who have been scared and made more vulnerable by Cyber-bullying or other misuse of social media. The good news is that something is been done to help! The Australian Government has been working at how to make the online world safer for kids – just check out what has been achieved in just 6 months by the Office of the Children’s esafety… Continue reading

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[9 Aug 2015 | No Comment | 44,186 views]
Father’s Day Ideas

The first Sunday in September is Father’s Day! Here are some simple ideas for children to make a small gift for the special men in their lives – maybe their Dad, their Grandpa, an uncle, a brother. Dad’s Survival Kit A fun surprise for a father or grandfather needing a lift! How? Take a clear plastic or cellophane bag and put in: a packet of Smarties a Time Out bar a sherbet lolly or… Continue reading

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[10 Jun 2015 | No Comment | 3,298 views]
2015 Review of Special Religious Education and Special Education in Ethics in NSW government schools

As you may be aware there is currently a review of SRE and SEE taking place, and you are invited to give feedback to this review. Why is the review being conducted? In 2012 the NSW Legislative Council General Purpose Standing Committee No 2, chaired by the Hon Marie Ficarra MLC released a report on the Education Amendment (Ethics Classes Repeal) Bill 2011. This report recommended that Special… Continue reading

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[27 May 2015 | No Comment | 1,447 views]
Godly Play National Conference 2015

      Great news! Registrations are now open for the Godly Play National Conference 2015, to be held at Manly, NSW. We will meet from 6.30pm Friday September 25 till 4pm Sunday September 27. Join us, and our International Guest Speakers, to feast on stories, ideas, material-making and food! Andrew Sheldon Keynote Speaker is Rev. Canon Dr. Andrew Sheldon from… Continue reading

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[26 May 2015 | 2 Comments | 35,401 views]
Uniting Church Anniversary Ideas

Happy Anniversary to the Uniting Church in Australia – 38 years on June 22nd Older members can remember the momentous event when three separate denominations joined together to form the Uniting Church in 1977. But it is worth taking the time to tell the story to younger generations or new members, so that the joy of that occasion and all that has been achieved is not lost. Here are few… Continue reading