Meet Our Staff

Leonie Harch

Leonie Harch

Unit Co-Ordinator

Amanda Daley

Amanda Daley

Hi. My name is Amanda Daley.

I have been married to Peter since 2000 and we have 2 daughters, Louisa and Kaitlin, who attend Home Hill State High School and they keep us very busy with sport and social activities.

We love going down the creek and generally spending time together as a family.

Amy Rea

Amy Rea

My name is Amy Rea and I have lived in the Burdekin my entire life.

I have had 4 years experience in child care.

I am offering a home day care service that will provide your child/children the opportunity to be cared for in my home.

Annmarie Sellen

Annmarie Sellen

Hello my name is Annmarie Sellen.

I was born in Townsville and received my education there.

I moved to the Burdekin in my early teens and finished my education at the Ayr State High School.

April Oar

April Oar

Hello my name is April Oar and I have been working with children on a professional basis for over 20 years.

My home is at 26 MacMillan Street, Ayr where I have lived with my husband Kevin for 42 years.

Colleen McNulty

Colleen McNulty

My name is Colleen McNulty.

I live with my Husband Barry and our dog “Biddy”.

I have been doing Family Day Care for seventeen years.

Deana Widderick

Deana Widderick

My name is Deana Widderick and I have been an Educator for 12 years.

I live with my husband Rick.

We have 3 adult children, sons Brodie & Rory and daughter Brittany, all whom have their own places.

Debbie Simpson

Debbie Simpson

My name is Debbie Simpson and I have lived in the Burdekin region since 2003.

I live with my Husband Stephen and our two girls Kirra and Emily.

Denise Wallace

Denise Wallace

Hi, my name is Denise, I have been married to my husband Mick for 43 years.

I was born and raised in the Burdekin and with the exception of eight years have lived here all my life.

Natalie Vasta

Natalie Vasta

I’m Natalie and I am a childcare Educator.

I have worked in the childcare industry for over 10 years.

I believe every child has the right to learn and develop at their own pace and I aim to be there every step of the way.

Staff-Peta Kennedy

Peta Kennedy

Hello my name is Peta Kennedy, I am a mother of three and have lived in the Burdekin all my life.

I find the Burdekin to be a great place to raise children.

Rebecca Lamb

Rebecca Lamb

Hi my name is Rebecca Lamb.

I have lived in Ayr for 7 years and I have 2 children.

I have been a daycare Educator for 4 years now.

Susan Norris

Susan Norris

Hi ! I am Susan Norris.

I am married to my husband Merv, together we have 8 children between us and 16 grandchildren.

So when I am not doing Day Care we have plenty of grandkids to visit.