Toddler & Child

Part of the Kinderling Conversation for parents.

Toddlers are delightful, messy, challenging and amazing. We explore what makes our toddlers tick, and talk to the best experts and educators to help us all raise happy and healthy kids.

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Catch up on the latest Toddler & Child segments

When is the right time to talk to your child about sex?

Sex education isn’t just about making babies. Children can be curious about so many things, before they even get close to conversations about 'doing it'. Sex educator Cath Hakanson
11 mins

How to manage a challenging five-year-old

When your little one starts school you can expect a lot of them, after all they’ve become very articulate and social. But they can still have monumental tantrums. So what’s…
12 mins

3 great apps for infant learning

Dr Kate Highfield from Swinburne University explains how some screen time can be positive, and gives us her favourite apps for infants Kate believes that when picking apps for little…
11 mins

The national art platform for kids: the Young Archie's

Most people have heard of the Archibald Prize, but what about The Young Archie's The Young Archie competition is open to children from ages five to 18. There are different…
6 mins

Helping kids develop healthy friendships

Friendships can be challenging to navigate when you’re an adult, let alone when you still don’t know how to read Dana Kerford is the founder of U R Strong, an…
16 mins

What is a night terror?

Not to be confused with nightmares, night terrors can have a crippling effect on a child (or adult). Paediatric and adolescent sleep specialist Dr Chris Seaton from the Woolcock Institute…
14 mins