With the growing number of schools incorporating gardens into their learning structure, Jessica Jane Sammut takes a look at why these little green havens are becoming a vital cornerstone in childhood development.
The Government is calling for us all to tighten our belts, so we need to be prepared to cut expenses and live more frugally. If we take a look at where our money is going and make a few simple adjustments, we can spend less and still live well.
Cnr Mons Road & Mons School Road, Buderim, Sunshine Coast
When: Time: 9.30am to 11.30am
Cost: $40 per term + $30 annual membership fee
Phone: 07 5456 1976 Website:
Mons Playgroup is the oldest and largest playgroup in Qld with over 100 members meeting together each week with their children (ages 0-5) for social interaction and fun. There’s a huge variety of toys, craft activities, bikes, cars, scooters, bike track, playgrounds with swings, slides, climbing equipment, sandpit, tunnels and a cubby house, all within fully fenced idyllic grounds.