The Ellen Stirling Primary School Dads’ Group, Downright Awesome Dudes, commenced in March 2016.

After an information session conducted by The Fathering Project, the fathers formed an organising committee and commenced planning future activities.

Tips:

Make the first move

When asked about their day kids often give one word answers. It's up to us, as parents, to ask again and again in lots of different ways.

Tips:

Build up new traditions with your kids

If changes such as separation or moving house have disrupted family traditions, start new ones!