Gowrie Australia is a national consortium of state-based early childhood education and care organisations, all sharing the same strong foundations. Gowrie uses a national, collaborative approach to improve practices for the benefit children, families, and the early education sector.
In New South Wales, Queensland, South Australia, Western Australia, Tasmania and Victoria, there’s a Gowrie providing a range of services, including:
- Early learning services
- Professional development
- Nationally recognised training for early childhood practitioners
- Resource development
- Family support programs
- Resource centres
- Library services
The Gowrie Australia group meets on a regular basis to share best practice and publishes the Gowrie Australia publication, Reflections.