Music Innovation Fund brings much needed funds to SA preschools

Preschools, schools, music and creative industries in South Australia are rejoicing at the announcement of more than $500,000 in funding being made available by the State Government to invest in innovative practices and programs that will increase access to quality music education across South Australia.

4 hours ago

by Freya Lucas

NSW 2019-20 Budget follows through on pre state election ECEC policy commitments

The New South Wales (NSW) Government have handed down their 2019-20 State Budget in which their commitments to Early Childhood Education and Care (ECEC) related funding increases are largely consistent with promises made in last years budget and in the run up to the NSW State Election in March.

6 days ago

by Jason Roberts

Further drought funding announced to support ECEC services in NSW

Families in the Northern Tablelands of New South Wales will receive support through an additional round of funding for early childhood education and care (ECEC) services as the state continues to endure the worst recorded drought in history.

8 days ago

by Freya Lucas

Queensland children living with disability supported through $63.6 million in funding

Funding will continue for early childhood development programs and services supporting children living with a disability, aged zero to five, Queensland Education Minister Grace Grace announced yesterday, formalising a commitment made in the recently announced Budget 2019/20.

11 days ago

by Freya Lucas

QLD 19/20 Budget ups Universal Access funds, ECEC regulation and shrinks payroll tax

The Queensland State Government has handed down their 2019/20 Budget, increasing they their commitment to funding Universal Access to early learning for children in the year before school and to further develop and enhance regulation of the early childhood education and care (ECEC) sector.

13 days ago

by Jason Roberts