||Goodstart Early Learning Limited (“Goodstart”) – representing 55% of the Trust’s investment property portfolio by income was formed in 2009 when it acquired the ABC Learning business. The 4 members are 4 Australian charitable organisations, consisting of The Benevolent Society, Mission Australia, the Brotherhood of St Laurence and Social Ventures Australia. Goodstart is a not-for-profit organisation and as 30 June 2016 employed approximately 13,500 staff across 643 childcare centres nationwide.
|Only About Children
||Only About Children (“OAC”) representing 9% of the Trust’s investment portfolio by income is a premium private operator throughout NSW and VIC.
|Best Start Educare
||BestStart Educare Limited (“BestStart”) – representing 8% of the Trust’s investment property portfolio by income is the largest provider of childcare in New Zealand. BestStart is a not-for-profit organisation with over 250 centres operating under different brands from Kaitaia to Invercargill. These brands include EduKids, TopKids, First Steps, Early Years, Community Kindy, Montessori, Kids to Five, ABC and Kiwicare Preschool
||G8 Education is the largest ASX listed child care operator in Australia, with over 475 centres across Australia and Singapore, with in excess of 37,000 long day care places operating under more than 15 different brands. G8 was founded in 2006 and was listed on the ASX in December 2007.
||Beyond our larger tenants, FET have a further 24 tenants (including one tenant for the Medical Centre) who occupy varying numbers of assets across the portfolio. These tenants are a combination of listed childcare operators through to small single centre operators in city, suburban and regional locations.