Monthly Archives: February 2017

Spotlight on au pairs as childcare rebates dwindle

As childcare rebates run dry, families are increasingly turning to au pairs for childcare. Nicole Kofkin, chief executive of au pair agency Smart Au Pairs, has seen an increased demand for the service over the last few years. See full story by Loren Smith from NewsCorp… Continue reading

International Au Pair of the Year

Here are our 3 nominations we selected from our very lucky families who nominated their phenomenal au pair to be in the running for the International Au Pair Association, Au Pair of the Year. For this, we want to say CONGRATULATIONS to the au pairs… Continue reading

Au Pair Cultural Exchange

The Au Pair in Australia Program is currently under review with the ATO, Fair Work and Immigration. It is our intention to get official recognition for the au pair program as Cultural Exchange under an informal arrangement and therefore be excluded from employment responsibilities and… Continue reading