St Kilda Mums was founded by a group of mums after they discovered charities are loath to take baby gear because it’s so difficult to assess items’ safety.
While there are a wealth of pocket money apps and kids’ bank accounts in the market, the team still saw a gap for a money management and education tool for kids, and so Kwidz was born.
Founded in Sydney in 2014, Juggle Street connects families with ‘local helpers’ and has grown to 46,000 users across Australia.
Girl Geek Academy has partnered with NAB to launch a cybersecurity workshop for primary school girls in the upcoming school holidays in Melbourne.
The Government is introducing a New Child Care Package that will offer better support to parents who work outside the normal 9-5.
My Creative Child puts together boxes with art supplies and education packs, including lesson plans, for kids of various ages.
In shuttering Our Little Foxes, its founders honed in on their vision and community’s needs for a future business
The key challenges that would eventually lead to the closing of Sydney company Our Little Foxes were chronicled in a documentary series, Dream Academy.
Code Club Australia has announced the return of Moonhack for 2017, a campaign to see thousands of kids come together to code online.
Sydney startup Littlescribe is an app allowing kids and schools to digitise and print their own books
Littlescribe’s app allows kids or their parents to digitise the stories they create, with the platform meshing each page together to create a book.
Melbourne’s AmazingCo is an event planning platform helping customers manage the logistics of an event
AmazingCo allows users to plan an event, matches them with trusted providers, and then has its concierges manage logistics to ensure it runs smoothly.
Parachuute allows parents to tap into their trusted networks to get their kids to and from school and all those sports practices and matches, playdates, and other activities after school and on the weekends.
To make it cheaper for parents to hire while also enabling parents with unused equipment lying around to make some extra cash is Melbourne startup Tree Hut Village.
Sydney-founded startup Tinybeans, the social platform allowing parents to share snaps of their growing children with a close network of people actually interested in seeing them, has today listed on the ASX, seeing to raise $6 million to pursue growth.
Taj Pabari’s FiftySix Creations is focused on educating and encouraging young innovators through workshops and built-it-yourself tablet kit.
To help parents connect with others in their school or local community willing to lend a helping hand is Hobart startup AirParents.