A recent report commissioned by the Australian Childcare Alliance (ACA), the Early Learning and Care Council of Australia (ELACCA) and Australian Community Children’s Services (ACCS) explores the factors that influence the demand for, and supply of, child care services across Australia.

This independent analysis, prepared by Urban Economics, examines the results of a recent national survey of child care operators, looking at available places, enrolment, performance and key issues influencing individual centres and the sector more broadly.

Read more and access the full report here


Please pdf click here (206 KB) for an article written by our Industrial Relations Partner FCB Group on the changes to Victorian Long Service Leave that came into effect on 1 November 2018.

We are pleased to announce that at the Executive Committee meeting following the October Annual General Meeting, the following office bearers were appointed for the 2019 year:


  • Paul Mondo, Bimbi Day Care


  • Sarah Tullberg, Knox Childcare & Kindergarten
  • Nick Moutzouris, Monash Vale ELC


  • Amanda Mawer, Think Childcare


  • Sam Rosenberg, Buddies ELC

Making up the balance of the Committee are:

  • Jennifer Kearney, Kekeco Childcare
  • Chris Sacre, Jane's Place Early Learning

We look forward to working with a very active and involved Executive Committee with a breadth and depth of experience both in the early learning sector and more broadly.