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Whether you’ve got a teen entering their senior year or a little one starting their very first day, we’ve put together a comprehensive resource to help you make the transition out of school holidays and into study mode all the more easier.

Find lunchbox inspiration, checklists, info on buying devices plus tips and tricks for prepping your child for the school year.

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School term and holiday calendar

View school terms and holiday dates for primary, secondary and private and public schools ...
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Get back-to-school ready on your terms

Even the most frugal among us and the best at budgeting can find themselves scrambling to save a few dollars ...
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Is your child ready to start school

Is your child ready to start school

School readiness varies from child to child. What year to send them to school can be one of the most difficult decisions to make ...
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The 2019 holiday hack saving you annual leave

There's currently a 'holiday hack' doing the rounds of the internet on how Monday to Friday workers may be able to get 10 days off in a row in 2019 ...
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5 tips for buying a school bag

New Zealand kids may be damaging their spines by carrying the wrong school bag. Here are some things to consider when buying a school bag or back pack ...
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50 clever back to school hacks to make life easier

Back to school hacks aimed to help us pull back on the sometimes ridiculous expectations we’ve set for ourselves and and streamline the way we do things ...
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Best breakfast nutrition for growing kids

After going 10-12 hours overnight without food, children's energy reserves are low and their bodies and perhaps more importantly their brains, need fuel ...
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10 things teachers wished you knew

A good parent/teacher relationship is important for making the most of the school year. Here are ten things your child's teacher wished you knew ...
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It’s time to get ready for Back to School so why not start with lunches? Check out some of favourite lunchbox recipes below and if you need a little more inspiration, we have a tonne of back to school lunchbox ideas to satisfy even the fussiest little foodie!

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