Early Start

An interview from UOW Early Start: The balancing act between working from home and homeschooling

April 28, 2020

Join Early Start’s Leanne Gibbs in a heartfelt conversation with Professor Lisa Kervin, discussing the ups and downs of juggling working from home and homeschooling.

Early Start discovery at home

April 2, 2020

We’re bringing the Early Start Discovery Space to you with new videos, activities and shows each weekday at 11am!

Early Start Speaker Series: School Readiness

February 20, 2020

Our first Speaker Series of 2020 takes an in-depth look at all aspects of the transition and provides practical advice on how to prepare for a positive and successful start to big school for both your children and your family.

2020 Early Start Conference – Abstract submissions due by 31 January, 2020

January 21, 2020

Calling researchers, educators, practitioners, policy makers and students!

20% off Discovery Space gift shop for UOW staff

November 30, 2019

Get your Christmas shopping needs sorted and save during our Shopping Events!

Early Start speaker series: The power of reading to your child | 19 November

October 28, 2019

Don’t miss Early Start’s final Speaker Series for 2019!

Early Start’s Intergenerational Playgroups benefit young and old

October 10, 2019

Children and grandparents enjoy active play in relaxed, research-focused environment.

Early Start Speaker Series – Digital Technologies & Young Children

August 1, 2019

Not all screen time is created equal! The reality is that many children are accessing digital technologies and we have a responsibility to ensure these are being used in the best possible ways.

Early Start Discovery Space school holiday program

June 26, 2019

Keep those little hands busy these school holidays with bookable workshops, including LEGO, slime, art, comic books, construction site tours and loads of free daily activities – all around the theme of USE YOUR HANDS!

Early Start speaker series: Reducing anxiety and building resilience

May 29, 2019

Early Start’s second speaker series of 2019 takes an in-depth look at anxiety in children and provides proven techniques to build resilience.

20% off Discovery Space memberships

May 22, 2019

Celebrate our Superhero themed 4th Birthday this weekend with these amazing offers!

Early Start turns four!

May 9, 2019

Party like a superhero and help celebrate Early Start’s 4th birthday!

Discovery Space school holiday workshops

April 3, 2019

Calling all budding sleuths!

Discovery Space is now a registered Creative Kids provider

April 3, 2019

The NSW Government is helping kids get creative with the new Creative Kids program.

Visiting the Discovery Space in March

February 24, 2019

The month of March will see the return of University classes, which means it will be busier than usual around campus.