Latest News

COVID-19 Update - New restrictions and a state of disaster

COVID-19 Update - New restrictions and a state of disaster

Metropolitan Melbourne Stage 4 Restrictions and how they impact early learn...
Read More
Xplor and QikKids launch platform  to fill empty childcare places post COVID-19

Xplor and QikKids launch platform to fill empty childcare places post COVID-19

Xplor and QikKids launch new platform to help parents find vacancies.
Read More
Introducing a new member benefit: Acacia Employee Assistance Program

Introducing a new member benefit: Acacia Employee Assistance Program

We're pleased to announce a valuable new member benefit thanks to a new par...
Read More
ACA President Paul Mondo Responds to Government Announcement on Transition Back to CCS

ACA President Paul Mondo Responds to Government Announcement on Transition Back to CCS

The Australian Childcare Alliance (ACA) has commended the Australian Govern...
Read More
Calling Cert III educators to help improve the quality of training in Victoria!

Calling Cert III educators to help improve the quality of training in Victoria!

VETASSESS would like to hear from educators who have recently completed (or...
Read More
Australian Government seeks feedback from our sector

Australian Government seeks feedback from our sector

The Australian Government is seeking feedback from our sector about the Ear...
Read More
Managing the impact of the coronavirus

Managing the impact of the coronavirus

We've put together a one-stop-shop webpage to support our members in deaing...
Read More
Victorian Government Business Support

Victorian Government Business Support

The Victorian Government has established an economic survival package to su...
Read More
ACA VIC/TAS Media Alert

ACA VIC/TAS Media Alert

Today more than ever, early learning services are crying out for help and d...
Read More
Get involved to help the Victorian Government evaluate Cert III training!

Get involved to help the Victorian Government evaluate Cert III training!

The Victorian Government is seeking a handful of early learning service pro...
Read More
Transitional funding (TF) – delivering Three-Year-Old Kindergarten with an upskiller who is completing their qualification in 2022

Transitional funding (TF) – delivering Three-Year-Old Kindergarten with an upskiller who is completing their qualification in 2022

Next steps in Victoria's Kindergarten Workforce Strategy

Next steps in Victoria's Kindergarten Workforce Strategy

COVID-19 vaccines now mandatory for early learning sector

COVID-19 vaccines now mandatory for early learning sector

Australian Government announces targeted support to most vulnerable early learning services

Australian Government announces targeted support to most vulnerable early learning services

Gap fees can now be waived for families in COVID-19 hotspots

Gap fees can now be waived for families in COVID-19 hotspots

ECEC qualifications transition period has been extended

ECEC qualifications transition period has been extended

Changes to Early Childhood Education and Care Qualifications

Changes to Early Childhood Education and Care Qualifications

Exciting New Supports for Early Career Early Childhood Teachers

Exciting New Supports for Early Career Early Childhood Teachers

New COVID-19 restrictions for early learning services

New COVID-19 restrictions for early learning services

Latest Victorian Government Innovation Grants aim to improve retention of ECTs

Latest Victorian Government Innovation Grants aim to improve retention of ECTs

ACA Victoria applauds the Victorian Government’s  commitment to early learning

ACA Victoria applauds the Victorian Government’s commitment to early learning

Nominations now open for Victorian Early Years Awards 2021

Nominations now open for Victorian Early Years Awards 2021

Getting ready for Three-Year-Old Kindergarten

Getting ready for Three-Year-Old Kindergarten

Getting ready for the Information Sharing & Family Violence Reforms

Getting ready for the Information Sharing & Family Violence Reforms

COVIDSafe settings in ECEC services

COVIDSafe settings in ECEC services

Victorian Government launches new logo - the Kinder Tick

Victorian Government launches new logo - the Kinder Tick

Early childhood education and care COVID-19 update

Early childhood education and care COVID-19 update

Important Information: 2021 Free Kinder For Long Day Care Services

Important Information: 2021 Free Kinder For Long Day Care Services

Mask wearing rules change as of today

Mask wearing rules change as of today

COVID-19 Update from the Victorian Government

COVID-19 Update from the Victorian Government