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 two long day care Children’s Centres in Docklands and North Carlton.

Children's Centres

Quality education and care for your child at our Docklands and North Carlton centres. Both centres received ‘exceeding’ ratings in the government audit against the National Quality Standards. You can register for the waitlist online or call us to book a tour.

  • Docklands 8624 1000
  • Carlton North 9347 6388
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Professional Learning

Gowrie Victoria delivers customised professional development and support for staff working in the early childhood sector. As the Professional Support Coordinator for Victoria, Gowrie Victoria also provides free telephone support and professional development throughout Victoria to eligible services
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Study with us

Flexible, supportive training in five undergraduate courses from Certificate III to Advanced Diploma.  Successful completion of one of our qualifications will allow you to work in childcare centres, kindergartens, family day care, school age education and care or as a private nanny. Government funding is available to eligible applicants. 
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News and Events

Looking for a rewarding career working with children?

Come along to an Information Session and find out about studying Early and School aged Education and Care with Gowrie Victoria. Our undergraduate courses will qualify you to work in a child care centre, family day care program, kindergarten, out of school hours care program, crèche or as a private nanny.

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Special Event: Indigenous cultural awareness professional development

In partnership with the Victorian Aboriginal Education Association Inc (VAEAI) and the Victorian Aboriginal Community Services Association Ltd (VACSAL), Gowrie Victoria is offering a number of cultural awareness professional development sessions for early childhood education and care services

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Why study with Gowrie?

Gowrie graduate Kalpana Pawar talks about her experience studying her Certificate III and Diploma of Early Childhood Education and Care with Gowrie Victoria.

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