Hervey Bay celebrates NAIDOC week

9th July 2019

7 News Wide Bay

“Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander stories have been shared with young children through song and dance, as part of NAIDOC week”

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Healthy Habits

27 February 2019

WIN News Wide Bay

Healthy Habits WIN News

“A quarter of Queensland kids are overweight, and the Wide Bay is one of the worst regions in the state, for unhealthy habits.

But childcare centres are working to tackle the issue at an early age, teaching the next generation new ways to enjoy healthy foods.”

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Early learning centre and top chef combat childhood obesity

3 Nov 2018

The Dad Website

Miguel Maestre cooking with Paisley Park Randwick Children

Obesity in young children within Australia is a rising concern, with the Australian Institute of Health and Welfare reporting that as many as one in four children will be overweight or obese by the age of five. The upshot of this is that overweight or obese children are more likely to develop chronic disease at an older age, including type 2 diabetes, heart disease and cancer.

Paisley Park Early Learning Centre, together with chef and host of The Living Room, Miguel Maestre, are tackling the issue through their 20 centres across Australia that practice innovative techniques to teach healthy eating habits and encouraging positive relationships with food from a preschool age.

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Single Mum Advice from Early Childhood Educator Kat Wieczorek-Ghisso

1 Nov 2018

Single Mother Survival Guide

In this episode, Kat shares her advice for single mums from the perspective of an early learning Educator, and also as a fellow single mum. Julia and Kat also chat about cooking with kids, managing the juggle, parenting consistencies, mum guilt, and so much more.

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Temperatures a Rising

26 Oct 2018

Fraser Coast Chronicle

“Keeping cool in Maryborough’s scorching temperatures won’t be difficult for the pupils at Paisley Park Early Learning Centre Tinana with the misting sprinkler system.”

How to prepare children for school

25 Oct 2018

Out and About With Kids

Kat Wieczorek-Ghisso, Co-founder of Paisley Park Early Learning Centres, tells Out and About With Kids how you can prepare your children for school.

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Paddock to plate philosophy at Paisley Park Tinana

3 Oct 2018

Fraser Coast Chronicle

THE future looks bright for the young pupils at the Paisley Park Early Learning Centre in Tinana, who are tasting the fruits of their labour as they learn the paddock to plate concept.

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Paisley Park Menu in Tinana Teaching Healthy Eating

26 Sep 2018

WIN News Wide Bay

Students from a Tinana early learning centre are proactively tackling childhood obesity rates, with a menu full of local, fresh produce, created in partnership with celebrity chef, Miguel Maestre.

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Early childhood teacher nominated for national award

22 May 2018

Fraser Coast Chronicle

“BELINDA Russo was still a child herself when she decided a career with kids was for her. Now, 15 years into her dream job as an early childhood educator, she’s been recognised for her efforts.

The Paisley Park Urangan teacher has been named a finalist in the Educator of the Year category of the Australian Early Education and Care Awards.”

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Why Miguel Maestre loves working for Paisley Park

28 Nov 2017

Fraser Coast Chronicle

Here is Miguel Maestre chatting about our centres in the Hervey Bay and Maryborough regions (QLD) and why he loves working for Paisley Park. We love working with you too Miguel!

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