Broadmeadows Valley: 9099 1080
Carlton North: 9347 6388
Docklands: 8624 1000
Professional Learning: 9362 2210
Training/Qualifications: 9349 2890

Gowrie Victoria has been championing good early education and care since 1939. Gowrie Victoria provides accredited training, customised professional development and support to people wanting to work in, or are currently working in, the early childhood or out of school hours sector. Gowrie also has three long day care Children’s Centres at  Broadmeadows Valley, Carlton North and Docklands.


New theory and legislation means the demands on you as an educator are always changing. So we’re here with the latest professional development and support… See the latest


For some it’s a job, but for you it’s a calling. Let us help get your career as an early childhood or school age educator off to the best possible start. Choose from five undergraduate qualifications…Get started

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Not much is more important or as stressful as finding the right place for your child. Our children’s services are highly regarded across the state – but don’t take our word for it…Come and visit


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Diploma of Early Childhood Education and Care: a critical step to advancing your career

Kalpana Pawar talks about her experience studying with Gowrie Victoria The Diploma of Early Childhood Education and Care (CHC50113) is an important step towards advancing your career in Early Childhood. It can provide an entry into the early childhood education sector for learners who are looking to make a start in childcare for the very first time,… 

Looking for quality early childhood education and care in the Broadmeadows area?

Gowrie Victoria Broadmeadows Valley Children’s Program Manager, Michelle Gujer talks about her vision for the service. Enquiries welcome. Call 9099 1080 or email