Sandra has worked in early education for many years, working in all roles to Centre Manager. Sandra holds an Advanced Diploma in Cert 4 in Training and Assessment. As a mum of two young children, both now in school, Sandra prides herself on getting the small things right. At Piptree the children begin to blossom with our unique balanced education a...nd care. Whilst engaging children in developmentally appropriate activities, the children are cared and loved like our own which supports strong well being and identity. More

Family News

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​ Hi everyone and welcome to winter. Blossoms 1 children are enjoying outdoor play and winter sun. We have been working on developing pre-writing skills, fine motor skills, letters in our names and our friend's names, enhancing social skills needed for cooperative play and self-help concepts are always the constant focus of this age group. In June we celebrated National reconciliation Week. We rea...
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English Conversational Classes

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​ Piptree Early Learning Centre 每周五免 费英文课程 ( 早上 9 点 —10 点 ) , 6 月 8 号开始。由 Amanda 任教。 1. 从最基本的日常生活 对话学起。 2. 和您介 绍在澳洲生活应该注意哪些? ( 文化 / 人文 / 习俗各面的区别 ) 3. 帮助您理解重要的政府信件。 4. 和小 组成员轻松讨论一些感兴趣的话题,在讨论中提高您的词汇量。 5. 欢迎您告诉我们您想学习的内容。 如果您感 兴趣,欢迎您报名参加。请您告诉院长 Sandra 。 Free English Conversational Class is here Every Monday with Rashmi 9am-10am (Hindi) or every  Friday (9am-10am)!! wit h Amanda, Basic daily conve...
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Weekly Family News

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​ Centre Events- Centre Birthday Celebrations on 29 th June- Physikds 9am-10am Yoga 10-11am Jumping Castle Activities and Giveaways Lions coming in at 3.30pm-5 to cook BBQ Please support the Lions Club, bring change to purchase from the BBQ All monies raised will be going to the Lions Club to help promote youth, medical research, aid to people with disability, community service & disaster reli...
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Family News june 2018

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We are trialling a new frequent and easier newsletter service which is more respondent to each week, and provides important information in real time. Each week two class rooms will feature in a news, and we will highlight up and coming service events. Service Events- Mabo Day 3 rd June Pj Day 12 th June- come wearing your warm PJ's Centre Birthday Celebrations on 29 th June- Physikds 9am-10am Yoga...
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April 2018 Family News

April Family News 2018
​ Child Care Subsidy  Payment Change   All families need to take note and complete the my.gov.au account requirements. Centrelink are not merging the current data, all families will need to update their details, if no action is taken you will miss out on the Centrelink assistance for child care, the length of time for it to be reinstated would be unknown, please follow the information be...
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Moments during the Day of a Pip

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Right from the beginning our children are exposed to unique and playful ideas, home life scenarios and supported to explore and use their imagination. Here is a few recent moments Dolly has captured in our Pips room, the ages range from 6 weeks through to 2 years.     Download PDF File Here
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Up to Date Records

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​Please ensure the service has your families most up to date records. It is simple to check, please phone the service on 3423 3879, Sandra can assist you, email through on This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or just find me in the service. We need your current mobile numbers, work numbers, allergy and asthma details, recent immunisations, dietary requirements. If you wish to change or add a person on the c...
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Healthy Times Ahead

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​ Every year, new strains of the influenza virus circulate. Children under five years of age are at risk of serious illness and complication from the flu. You can help slow the spread of the flu virus by following everyday prevention steps. Encouraging children to be kept at home with flu-like symptoms  Encouraging children to wash hands  effectively by regularly using liquid s...
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Tennis Players Wanted

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Is your child the next Andre Agassi or Margaret Court? We have the opportunity for them to blossom!! S ign up today with Pure Tennis, run at the our Piptree Service , $12.95 per lesson All equipment provided Free hotshots shirt when you sign up for 10 lessons Ages 3 to 5 Loads of fun Kids will learn all the basic skills of tennis Runs every Tuesday  You are more than welcome to attend and wat...
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Class Photos 17th and 19th April

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All children's photos will be taken on the 17th Tuesday and 19th Thursday of April. No set times for individual rooms, as each child's photo will be put together in classes digitally. Children who don't attend on 17th or 19th are welcome to come in on the Tuesday or Thursday to have their photo taken from 8.45am-9.45am. 
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Supporting our Troops

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We are going to seek your support in sending as many care packages to our troops as possible, in time for ANZAC DAY. I will purchase the boxes and fill in customs forms . so it couldn't be easier for our families to show their support. Suggestions of what you might like to include: Toiletries: o Deodorant (non aerosol) o Shaving cream (non aerosol) o Small bottle of talcum powder o Dispo...
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March 2018 Family News

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Welcome to the first few days of Autumn, we welcome all our families and friends. We currently have a $50 movie gift card giveaway available for families to say thanks for liking and sharing our Piptree News. The gift card will be drawn at random using a generator for results.  The gift card will be drawn 16th April 2018!!  We have wonderful support from our families ...
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Friendship Garden 12th-16th

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Due to the heat, we have postponed our gardening adventure. Please keep bringing in the plants, herbs, flowers, pots, pans, materials and items from home to transform the yard into a free thinkers space, creative magnet and of course a social hub.  Thank you to all the families who have brought things in so far, we will continue to add to this and when the weather is cooler will  impleme...
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February Family News

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We endeavor to provide the highest standard of early learning services each and every day. We thank you for all your support and continued growth of our service. We offer two weeks free to all referred families. This two weeks gap free is added to your account after six weeks. We have had hundreds of families with us for many years and continue to come back and refer their friends and familie...
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Family News

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 We wish all our families and friends a Very Merry Christmas and a Wonderful New Year!!  For those who aren't celebrating Christmas, we hope you still get to enjoy a few days off with the family!! We are closed on Christmas Day 25th December, Boxing Day 26th December, open as usual on Wednesday 27th. We are then closed New Years Day 1st Jan, back to normal from 6.15am on Tuesday 2nd Janu...
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November Family Newsletter

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​Welcome to our November Family News, we have a few important dates coming up, so please enter them into your calendar so you don't miss out!! This will be our last newsletter for the year. Kindergarten Graduation is on the 1st December from 4pm-6pm . This is a celebration and a farewell to all the children who will be going to school in 2018. So children from Aman, Jas and Dollys room only. Pleas...
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Natural Resources

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Natural resources encourages children to observe closely and use all their senses. The range of natural materials we are able to use with younger children is endless, yet we need to be careful. Sera and Julia the educators in our Sprouts Room used water and: a variety of leaves including simple and compound leaves, pine tree needles, leaves with stripes and patterns, leaves of different colours an...
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Fathers Day FUN

Fathers Day Event this Friday 3.30pm
​ We welcome our Fathers, Grandparents and Special someone to this Fridays Fathers Day Fun. From 3.30pm all welcome for an afternoon of laughter and love!!
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Nature Play!!

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This week your children will receive their free Nature Play QLD Passport to an amazing childhood. There are missions to complete, activities to play, outdoors to explore!! Please support our children to blossom through play!! ​
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August News 2017

August 2017
Welcome!! ​The mornings are cold but the atmosphere is warm and friendly at Piptree Eight Mile Plains. We have had our international friendship day celebrated with the animal farms and small group play. The warmth of all our new families as well as our families who have been with us for many years is incredible.  We have had a recent visit from the Police Department which the older children e...
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Tennis Starting Soon

Pure Tennise Academy
We are lucky enough to secure Tennis coaching every Tuesday from 2pm. Pure Tennis Academy will support the children to reach their highest potential. If your looking to see what it is all about, we are hosting a trial day on the Tuesday 18th. Enrolments open now!! Class is 45 minutes in length and are only $12.95.
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Winter Edition July Newsletter 2017

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Pips with Belinda and Manpreet We have had some of our little pips turned ONE over the last few weeks. KIYAAN, CHARLIE, CLAUDIA and ISLA. We also have some who are turning ONE later in July, CARTER, CALEB, some please bring a cake for all to share as we all love having cake everywhere, even in our hair and up our noses, but they all love eating cake. We would also like to welcome some new children...
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CCTV Fitted

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 Peek a boo, we see you too!! Thank you for all your continuing support, our cctv cameras are now in place and ensuring the safety all of our children and staff. Our unique door locking system will be in place in a few days time, these little things will ensure the safety of things that matter most, our little ones.
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JUNE Newsletter 2017

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Welcome!! Warm welcome to all our families, we acknowledge and pay respect to the Yugarra people the traditional custodians of the land upon which we meet, play and learn. As we have our facebook posts, this newsletter is just a reminder for up and coming events and general day to day items.  Centre Events Tuesday 6th June - ​Buckle Up Kids ​A free child restraint inspection Program call...
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Mothers Day Celebrations

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We hope you all had a lovely weekend and were spoilt rotten!!  This week is National Families Week 15th-21st, so keep the love going and spend time with loved ones!!  Your are always able to come and play here at Piptree too, if you cant make it extended family can come on your behalf, we would love to share the daily activities with you all!!
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Mothers Day Morning Tea | May 12 2017

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We welcome families and friends, to come spend some time with us playing games and making each other smile!!
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Healthy Eating

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Serving Size Young children need between 2½ to 4½ serves of vegetables per day (depending on age) but what is a serve size? 1 serve of vegetables is: ½ cup cooked green or orange vegetables (such as broccoli, spinach, carrots or pumpkin) 1 cup green leafy or raw salad vegetables ½ cup sweet corn ½ medium potato or other starchy vegetable 1 medium tomato ½ cup dried or canned beans, peas or lentils...
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May Newsletter

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A beautiful autumn month we have had and another to arrive, thank you for all your continued support and welcome to all our lovely new families and friends. We have share the dignity program running at Piptree Eight Mile Plains, so please support the less fortunate and bring along some women's products that you cant live without!! We love caring and nurturing the children within our service to thi...
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April 2017 - Piptree Eight Mile Plains

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Welcome :) ​ Welcome to all our families and thank you for your support during the recent state emergency, please find our Facebook page- Piptree Eight Mile Plains and welcome to our management company www.kal.net.au website. These two sites will provide communication when the centre can't!!  Visit us on Facebook Piptree Website Share the Dignity Program Share the dignity program our Mother's...
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