News

November 19, 2021 -

More than Just Convenient Care – We Need You!

Network of Community Activities is calling on the Out of School Hours Care Sector, and the community more broadly to promote the recommendations put forward in the 2021 Literature Review ‘More Than “Just Convenient Care”‘. To read more from Network about this report, click here....
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November 12, 2021 -

OOSH Hubs: Helping OOSHs Provide Quality Spaces for Children

Network of Community Activities wants to introduce you to Hinchinbrook OOSH, a vibrant Service in Sydney’s West. Hinchinbrook OOSH is one of the first Services to move into their ‘OOSH Hub’. OOSH Hubs are a NSW Government program resulting from Network’s advocacy and commitment to...
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November 2, 2021 -

Welcome to our new website

During lockdown, as well as supporting OOSH Services, we have also been busy building a brand new website. The Network team is delighted to  share the launch with our members! We hope you like the fresh new look and the improved navigation that will allow...
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November 2, 2021 -

Save The Date – Network’s 2022 Conference

The Future of OOSH in a Post COVID world Date: Fri 25th March 2022 Venue: Rydges World Square The only OOSH Conference to attend in 2022! The Network team is thrilled to announce that we will be hosting a face-to-face conference Friday 25th March 2022.  This conference will be an opportunity for OOSH Educators, OOSH advocates and OOSH enthusiasts...
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November 1, 2021 -

Groundbreaking News! Literature Review Released for OOSH

Network welcomes the recent release of ‘More Than “Just Convenient Care”‘(27th October, 2021).  A landmark report for our sector. This literature review is a first for the OOSH sector and contains important recommendations. Network supports all of the recommendations and looks forward to their implementation....
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October 31, 2021 -

Holiday Closure Notice

The Network office will be closed on Friday 24th December and re-open Monday 10th January 2022 for our annual end of year break. Happy Holidays to all our members. Thank you for all your support throughout 2021.  

October 30, 2021 -

OOSH Educators Day 2022

National Out of School Hour Care Educators Day is the annual National day to celebrate and recognise the important role Educators play in the lives of children. It is coordinated by Network of Community Activities and member organisations of NOSHSA (The National Association for Out...
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October 29, 2021 -

Phone Support

We have been receiving a high volume of calls. If you can, please email questions and issues to: network@networkofcommunityactivities.org.au This will help the Network team greatly. Thank you!

September 3, 2021 -

Network recommends vaccinations for OOSH Educators

Getting vaccinated is an important way educators can protect themselves and the children in OOSH services and their communities from COVID-19. OOSHies: Book your Vaccines Now! Network and the Department of Education strongly recommend that all OOSH Educators, support staff and volunteers entering an OOSH site be vaccinated as...
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August 23, 2021 -

We did it! COVID Relief announced for OOSH!

BREAKING NEWS – COVID Financial Relief tailored to OOSH 40% of Pre-lockdown revenue to be paid to OOSH Services in lockdown  We did it! Together we are strong! The largest tailored support package for the OOSH Sector has been announced. This follows Network’s calls for...
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