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back to school

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.


Beat the back-to-school blues with Postie

Postie’s School+ range makes back-to-school easy for parents, easing the stress of the new school year with affordable uniform pieces ...
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Preparing for the first day of school

Learn more about how to get your child ready for their first day of school ...
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Stuck On You

Get set for back-to-school!

Check out the fantastic new designs from the back-to-school specialists, Stuck On You! Get organised for the new school year with an exclusive Kidspot offer – SAVE 10% sitewide when you use code KIDSPOT20.

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school health

Keeping kids healthy throughout the school year

To make sure your little academic can make the most of the school year, we’ve put together a few ways to keep your child healthy and fighting fit ...
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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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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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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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Empowering our kids at school

How much responsibility do your children take for their everyday school life? Help them by making a few changes ready for the return to school ...
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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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inspiration school

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!